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The 42nd Annual

Great Pumpkin Metric

Sunday, October 6, 2024


The Great Pumpkin Metric is a scenic, rural bicycle tour through southwestern Indiana. Cyclists will ride through portions of Vanderburgh and Posey Counties and enjoy some of the best riding this region has to offer. Riders can choose from a 100K, 50K, or 25K route (65 miles/31 miles/15.5 miles). Below you can find route maps from a previous year to get an idea what the route will be like this year. Note: Routes subject to change.

Great Pumpkin Metric Cue Sheets and Maps

100K Route on Ride with GPS

50K Route on Ride with GPS

25K Route on Ride with GPS online registration (Coming Soon)

Great Pumpkin Metric Registration Form (Coming Soon)

This family-oriented ride offers challenges for every type of rider. Each route has rest stops with water and food, and sagwagons will be on the routes to help when needed. At the end of the ride, you will be greeted with music and a free pasta bar to give your legs a rest.


  • When: Sunday, October 6, 2024
  • Where: Vanderburgh County 4-H Fairgrounds at US 41 & Boonville-New Harmony Rd – 201 E Boonville-New Harmony Road, Evansville, IN 47725 – MAP
  • Start Time: 8:00AM to 10:00AM (100K riders should start by 8:30AM). Arrive early to get ready to ride and shop with the vendors!
  • Routes: 25K, 50K, and 100K (15.5, 31, and 62 miles)
  • Contact: GPM Coordinator (TBD)
  • Register online at (Coming Soon)
  • Great Pumpkin Metric Registration Form – download it, print it, and mail it to us. (Coming Soon)

Our 2023 Sponsors

Tri State Food Bank
Old National