TGBT XXXV The Great Bicycle Tour of the C&O Canal

Sat July 9 - Tue July 12 Boonsboro, MD 21713 US
4-Day Canal Ride


1 or 2-Day Canal Ride

TGBT Weekender

Anywhere Ride

TGBT Virtual


A fully supported four-day ride on the C&O Canal. Join us as we begin in Cumberland, MD and ride to Mile Marker 0 in Washington, DC. 184.5 miles of no hills, no headwinds and no cars. Plenty of food, lots of support, ride at your own pace, well organized. This is the 35th annual benefit ride for San Mar Family and Community Services, a 501(c)3 nonprofit that maintains national accreditation and has provided services to children, families, and the community every day since November 8, 1883! Learn more about our important work online at


  • Transportation by charter bus to the start of the C&O Canal. 
  • All meals and snacks. 
  • Free parking for your vehicle throughout the event. 
  • Rest stops every ten to fifteen miles. 
  • Camp fees paid for the first two nights or transportation to nearby hotels. 
  • Hotel on the third night. 
  • Transport of all gear throughout the event. 
  • T-shirt and a TGBT keepsake. 
  • Return to your vehicle by charter bus from Georgetown at end of the event. 
  • A lifetime memory. 

This ride benefits San Mar Family & Community Services. All registered riders commit to fundraising minimums as detailed under Event Info. 

San Mar Family & Community Services
8504 Mapleville Road
Boonsboro, MD US 21713
Ride Website

Additional ride information can be found at

Ride Contact Info

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Presenting Sponsor
Lead Sponsor Plus
Anniversary Sponsor
Partnering Sponsor Plus
Partnering Sponsor
Fuel and Transportation Sponsor
Rest Stop Sponsor
In-Kind Sponsor

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