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Annual Crime Stoppers bike tour is Sunday

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YAKIMA, Wash. -- Yakima County Crime Stoppers is hosting their ninth annual "Your Canyon for a Day" bike tour on Sunday.

Organizers anticipate up to 1500 riders from all across the country to participate this year.

It's about a 35 mile round trip ride from Yakima to Ellensburg.

State Route 821 along the Yakima River Canyon will be closed to traffic, during the event.

The bike ride will start from the Roza Recreational area on the Yakima side, and from Thrall Road on the Ellensburg side.

"Your Canyon for a Day" is from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. The cost for registration is $45 per person or $75 for the whole family.

All proceeds to go support Yakima County Crime Stoppers, to help pay for rewards and operation costs. For more information about the nonprofit organization, click here.