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Travel Team - Tour De Melon - Chiefland, FL - Century, Half Century, or Paved Trail Ride

Saturday, June 1, 2024
Charles Strickland Recreational Park
2340 Old Fannin Rd
Chiefland, FL  32626
Virginia Deroy(s):
Jonathan Tomassetti
Ride Leader
Travel Team Ride
Registration is required
Payment In Full In Advance Only
Being a member of the NFBC Travel Team is easy and open to all NFBC members.
1) Register for the ride.
2) Wear an NFBC or major event jersey during the event.
3) Sign the NFBC Travel Team ride sheet and follow all NFBC ride rules.

Email Travel Team Captain at if you plan to participate.
Attendees pay for their own charges


Tour de Melon is a family bicycle trail ride AND a century ride on an area highway route.

• Join us for an unforgettable ride through rural America.
• Enjoy the beautiful scenery with broad areas of ranches, crop land and nature, the camaraderie of hundreds of other cyclists, and delicious fresh sweet watermelon!
• The century route is flat on good roads with low traffic.

Click Here to Register

When you register, let them know you are with the North Florida Bicycle Club.    

Route Options

• Road - 50 & 100 miles
• Nature Coast Trail (paved bicycle trail) - 20 to 60 miles 
All routes count for NFBC miles.

Post Ride Lunch Provide to All Registered Riders. 

After your ride, swing by downtown Chiefland and visit
the 70th Annual Chiefland Watermelon Festival
Festival Info Link

Melon Festival Tour de Melon