karen hilburn breast cancer fund logoThe 2nd Annual ‘Tour de Mason Lake,’ bicycle ride fundraising event hosted by the Karen Hilburn Breast & Cervical Cancer Fund (KHB&CCF), a chapter of Mason General Hospital Foundation, will take place on Saturday, June 11, 2016 in Shelton.

Open to everyone, the 20, 32 or 44-mile circuit covers medium and rolling hills through beautifully scenic, rural Mason County.  It begins at 8:30 a.m. in the parking lot at El Puerto de Angeles Restaurant, 2503 Olympic Highway North in Shelton, with check-in at 7:45 a.m. for all three courses.  The 20-mile course will go to Mason Lake and return; the 32-mile ride past Lake Limerick will circle Mason Lake and return; and the 44-mile ride will circle Mason Lake twice before returning.

The entry fee of $40 per person includes a commemorative t-shirt (while supplies last), plus Olympic Mountain ice cream for everyone, and cold beer (adults only) at the finish line.  Entry forms are available at Anytime Fitness in Shelton, or can be printed out by going online to or register online at  Mail or drop off completed registration forms (one entry per person) with check made payable to KHB&CCF to: Anytime Fitness, 2121 Olympic Hwy N., Ste. 106, Shelton, WA 98584.

All proceeds from the 2016 Tour de Mason Lake benefit the Karen Hilburn Breast & Cervical Cancer Fund, which helps women who are uninsured or underinsured with the cost of their diagnoses and treatment of breast and cervical cancers.  Event sponsors include: El Puerto de Angeles, Anytime Fitness, Black Star, Hood Canal Communications, Olympic Mountain Ice Cream, and McCarty Associates “a marketing firm”.