Thursday Night

Registration will be from 6 - 8 pm with meeting at 8 with meat/cheese trays and prizes

Hotels: Gateway Motel - 16 unit…2 queen beds in a room, community room with microwave, etc. Reservations: 701-245-6100 or 701-245-6316

Dining/Entertainment: City of Westhope

Tenting only

Tenting is included in your registration.

RV camping

spots available at RV park 701-245-6316

Saturday Night on your own

Rib Fest and Car Show

Food vendors also available

Street Dance??

On the route

Cost of meals and snacks are not included in the tour registration fee. Please bring sufficient money to pay for your meals, rest stop refreshments, bicycle parts and/or repairs, souvenirs, and personal items.

Except for very severe weather, Bike the Border will proceed on schedule. During the tour's time of year, the weather and temperatures can vary greatly so please pack accordingly.


  • Helmet (required)

  • Cycling Jersey

  • Cycling Gloves

  • T-Shirts

  • Shorts (Cycling and Off Cycles)

  • Jacket (Rain/Water Resistant)

  • Helmet Cover

  • Pants or Leg Warmers

  • Ankle Strap

  • Socks and Underwear

  • Shoes (Cycling and Off Cycle)

  • Shower Footwear

  • Swimsuit

  • Sleepwear


  • Tent

  • Sleeping Bags

  • Pad (Sleeping Bag)

  • Ground Cloth

  • Rope

  • Flashlight or Electric (Battery) Lantern

  • Extra Stakes


  • Towel

  • Washcloth

  • Soap

  • Toothbrush

  • Toothpaste

  • Skin/Hand Lotion

  • Shampoo

  • Shaving Items

  • Nail Clippers

  • Tweezers

  • Brush/Comb

  • Deodorant

  • Mirror

  • Toilet Paper

  • Facial Tissues

  • Hand Sanitizer

  • Wet Ones/Wet Wipes

Personal/First Aid

  • Sunglasses

  • Extra Eyeglasses or Contact Lenses

  • Copies of Prescriptions

  • Heart Rate Monitor

  • Aspirin

  • Allergy Medication (As Instructed/Directed by Physician)

  • Vitamins

  • Special Medicines

  • Adhesive Bandages

  • First Aid Cream

  • Chamois Balm

  • Hydrogen Peroxide(Small Squeeze Bottle)

  • Insect Repellant

  • Lip Balm

  • Sun Block Lotion

  • Safety Pins

  • Elastic Wrap

  • Feminine Hygiene Items

  • Disposable Bags


  • Small Repair/Tool Kit

  • Patch Kit or Spare Tube

  • Lock and Cable (PLEASE USE IT)

  • Rear View Mirror

  • Tire Pump

  • Water Bottles

  • Plastic Seat Cover

  • Cycle Computer and Waterproof Cover

  • Bick Rack/Stand

  • Any Special Tool or Part Unique to Your Bicycle


  • Cell Phone

  • Journal/Paper

  • Pens/Pencils

  • Camera/Film

  • Watch

  • Ear Plugs

  • Travelers Checks

  • Credit Cards

  • Stamps

  • Address Book

  • Scouting Knife

  • Rain Protection

  • Zip Lock Bags

  • Battery Operated Alarm Clock

  • Photo ID

  • Waterproof bags

This list is not all-inclusive and most of these items are not mandatory.  This is just to help you plan your journey and have some luxuries while living on the tour.

Printable registration no longer available.  Please register online.