Register Now for ‘Tour de Mason Lake’ Bike Ride

The Karen Hilburn Breast & Cervical Cancer Fund (KHBCCF), a chapter of Mason General Hospital Foundation, will host its 3rd annual ‘Tour de Mason Lake’ bicycle ride fundraising event on Saturday, June 10, 2017 to help women who are uninsured or underinsured with the costs of their diagnoses and treatment for breast and cervical cancers.

Everyone in the community is invited to ride in the 20, 32 or 44-mile circuit of medium and rolling hills through scenic, rural Mason County.  Check-in is at 7:45 a.m. for all three courses that start at 8:30 a.m. in the parking lot at El Puerto de Angeles Restaurant, 2503 Olympic Highway North in Shelton. The 20-mile course is to Mason Lake and return; the 32-mile course goes past Lake Limerick to circle Mason Lake and return; and the 44-mile course circles Mason Lake twice before returning.

An entry fee of $40 per person includes a commemorative water bottle (while supplies last), Olympic Mountain ice cream for everyone, and a cold beer (adults only) at the finish line.  Registration forms can be obtained in person from Hood Canal Communications in Shelton, or can be printed out online at and mailed or dropped off (one entry per person) with a check made payable to KHBCCF to: KHBCCF, PO Box 1462, Shelton, WA 98584.  (Registration for Tour de Mason Lake can also be completed online at

Event sponsors include: El Puerto de Angeles; Hood Canal Communications; Olympic Mountain Ice Cream; Heritage Bank; McCarty & Associates “a marketing firm”; Mike Wittenberg, CPA; Studio 125; and various other contributors.  All proceeds from the 2017 Tour de Mason Lake benefit the Karen Hilburn Breast & Cervical Cancer Fund.