Seagull Century

Salisbury, Maryland

Cost: $75

Difficulty: Moderate – Difficult (flat but can be windy)

Sea Gull Century, a nationally acclaimed bicycling event, is the grand finale of the Maryland cycling season. It begins and ends on the campus of Salisbury University, touring the picturesque Eastern Shore of Maryland, and offers two routes: 100 miles to Assateague State Park (on the Atlantic Ocean, where horses run wild) or 65 miles to Cypress Park. Only 5,000 spots are available. Registration opens on June 1.