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Ride the Keweenaw
May 27, 2016 - May 29, 2016$20 – $75
The family friendly event weekend features all the great riding in the Keweenaw Region with everything from guided rides to enduro racing to social events.
The 2016 event will kick off with a group ride and cook out at the Adventure Mine on Friday, May 27nd then head north. Bring a light as all rides will venture through the mine!
In addition to guided Saturday rides at Michigan Tech, Churning Rapids and Swedetown Recreation Area, offerings will include a basic skills and jumping clinic at Michigan Tech on Saturday. Preregistration is required for the skills clinics.
Also on Friday and Saturday for each ride completed you can earn raffle tickets for sweet prize packages being put together by our local bikes shops (Thanks Rhythm Skateshop; Down Wind Sports, and Cross Country Sports). Drawing will be held Saturday at the Swedetown group ride – must be present to win.
On Sunday in Copper Harbor the Ray’s MTB Lake Superior Gravity Series – Enduro #1 will be held in the AM (2 leg Sport or 3 leg Expert/Open options) and in the afternoon you can participate in a riding scavenger hunt (a favorite in 2015), Taste of the Harbor food event, Art Bike in the Harbor (poster party), and end the day with music and fun in the Park. Discounted shuttles will also be offered on Sunday by the Keweenaw Adventure Company.
Guided ride events are free to participate (just show up and ride) or you can register for $20 and direct your donation towards a trail system of your choice. Tshirts are available for purchase through the registration link, must order by May 10th!