If you're going off island on Sunday, be aware there are two bicycle events happening September 8 in Skagit and Whatcom counties.
Skagit County: The Bike MS Deception Pass Classic 2019 takes place along roads and highways from Mount Vernon to Anacortes to Penn Cove on Saturday, September 7 and is happening this weekend. On Saturday, Sept. 7 and roads between Mount Vernon, Fairhaven and Bay View on Sunday, September 8.
Whatcom County: Mount Baker Highway will be closed Sunday morning, September 8 for the Mt. Baker Hill Climb. Participants will bike from Snowater Road (east of Glacier) to the top of SR 542 at Artist Point. The event will close this stretch of highway from 7 a.m. until noon. More than 300 riders are registered.