The Northwest Tandem Rally is scheduled for Sunday July 2, 2017. The ride begins with a mass start at the University of Washington heading towards Fremont under Seattle Police Supervision, continuing through Magnolia and Interbay to Smith Cove which is the first rest stop. It will be open to riders between 8:30 and noon, most of the riders are expected between 9:00 and 10:30 a.m. before they continue along the Elliott Bay Trail to downtown and beyond. All routes can be found online. Please note: the Fremont Bridge will not open to marine traffic between 8:15 and 8:45 am to accommodate the bicycle traffic crossing the bridge.