Published on Tuesday, 02 May 2017 16:11
Written by Aneta
There are many ways to get riding during Bike Month, however, give back while you ride, we invite you to check out this month’s $1 per Rider Events! The organizers of these rides have pledged to donate $1 to LMB for every person who registers for their event. Those dollars add up quickly, and help tremendously in LMB’s education and advocacy work. We hope you will help support us, simply by registering for one of the stellar events below this month!
05/08/17 - 05/10/17
Sault Ste. Marie
Our Crazy Hair-brained Rides continue! This is Crazy because we're in the Soo for 3 days in May! This is hair-brained because you can camp or stay in a motel! This is fantastic because partial proceeds will help support 3 Northern Michigan University students cycle around Lake Superior! Bonus: Full moon on the 10th PLUS sunset at 9 p.m. or later! Come out for the fun!
05/13/17 - 06/03/17
Camp runs Saturdays starting May 13th. Learn how to ride a bike properly, efficiently and safely on public roads. Topics include bike fit, rules of the road, maintenance, riding proficiently and fitness goals.
05/19/17 - 05/21/17
Enjoy a long weekend in May visiting wineries and farms along quiet country roads on the west coast of Michigan! You'll see sights and sample gourmet chocolate, fresh cheese, and maybe some wine. Bring a friend to enjoy the fun!
05/19/17 - 05/21/17
Get a great start on your season with our Hops 'n' Hard Cider Tour. You'll enjoy 3 days of riding, and along the way visit Virtue Cider, famous for their hard apple cider, plus optional stops at Saugatuck Brewing and at New Holland Brewing. We include 2 nights of lodging, 2 breakfasts and one dinner, plus a bike guide, mapping, and sag wagon support. Join us now!
One way leisure trip from Lake Station to Midland, MI.
All proceeds go towards sending kids to Summer Camp at Camp Michawana.
Spin the Spokes for Habitat is a bike ride using the Fred Meijer Flat and Heartland Trails. There is a ride length suited for you whether it's an easy 8-mile leisurely ride, a 50-mile training ride for other events or something in between. Besides being a great, enjoyable ride, proceeds from the ride and fund-raising efforts benefit local families.
The ride features a flat, paved rail-trail, ride support and aid stations on an out-and-back trip on the Fred Meijer Heartland Trail for the longer ride distances. The adventure starts and continues on the Fred Meijer Flat River Trail within the City of Greenville. Features of this trail are scenic views along the Flat River some hills, Baldwin Lake and stop in the tunnel under M-57 to take in the museum feature entitled "From Ice to Us".
05/20/17 - 05/21/17
Give your season a kick-start on the Kal-Haven Trail, out & back over 2 days. We'll haul your luggage, provide lunch, and have options for motel or camping. This is a great and safe trail, and a good way to start the season!
Commerce Charter Twp
A circumnavigation of metro Detroit. With over 15 hours of daylight, many riders will be able to complete this Brevet in the daylight hours.
An ACP Certified Brevet.
A great spring ride through the countryside. Ride lengths for any fitness level. Volunteers at every turn to guide/support riders. Proceeds benefit the youth group for a domestic mission trip. Come see the Sunrise Side! FB "Holy Spokes Bike Tour". Sponsorship is available starting at $100 to be included in Local advertising and be on the T-shirt.