Register to Ride

“The ride is both a physical challenge but more so a wonderful, uplifting, enlivening tour through our beautiful state of MN. It’s a great and worthy cause: decent, affordable homes in partnership with families in need of adequate housing.” –longtime Habitat 500 Rider

Three-Day Ride Information
One-Day Ride Information

About Riding in the Habitat 500

The 2019 Habitat 500 will take place July 14-19, 2019. Our welcome/orientation meeting is scheduled for July 13 at 7:30 PM, with a new rider orientation meeting scheduled for 6:30 PM.

Registration is now open!

The 6-ride lasts July 14-19. Three-day riders choose between riding July 14-16th or July 17-19th. One-day riders choose between riding a loop on July 14th or July 16th.

The Habitat 500 Bike Ride is open to riders ages 13+ (youth riders ages 13-17 must be accompanied by an adult). Participants taking on the full Ride will have a passion for long distance biking, can manage to ride up to 500 miles in six days across Minnesota, and are willing to fundraise for Habitat for Humanity locally and/or globally.

Sign Up to Ride!

Step 1: Sign up to ride using the button above.

Step 2: Review the rider guidelines and handbook

Step 3: Raise money! (See chart below for fundraising minimums)

Ride Length Fundraising Minimum Registration Fee
6-Day Ride
(July 14-19th)
$500 (new!) $300 (until 3/31) (all new riders)

$400 (after 3/31)

3-Day Ride
(July 14-16th or July 17-19th)
$500 (new!) $200
1-Day Ride
(July 14th or July 16th)
$250 $100

Registration Payment

If you choose to pay via check, please enter “PayOffline” as the coupon code during registration. Please mail a check (written out to “Habitat 500”) for the appropriate registration fee amount (see chart above) to the following address:

Habitat 500
c/o Habitat for Humanity of Minnesota
2171 University Ave W, Suite 200
Saint Paul, MN 55114

(Please note that online payment options are available when registering!)