The Decorah Time Trials have been held since 1990 It's the longest running mountain bike event in the state of Iowa.The course winds through the rolling wooded areas of the Decorah Parks system and includes lots of technical single track. Entry fee is $30.00 and all proceeds will go to projects and maintenance in the park system.
Register at People's Food Coop to get a route map. Enjoy winter biking along a 5 mile route at your own pace. Five stops at area businesses along the route with games and activities, ending with an after party at Forager Brewing from 2:30 - 4:00pm.
Starting at Walker City Park, on the shores of beautiful Leech Lake, take a ride through the Chippewa NationalForest on the Paul Bunyan Trail to Laporte (26 miles total round trip) or a little further to Guthrie (44 miles total round trip). Both rides leave from Walker City Park at 10:00am and there will also be a free family ride of 2 milessouth along the Shingobee Connection Trail starting at...
You'll ride with friends 45 miles visiting the trail towns of Merrifield, Nisswa and Pequot Lakes with BACON STOPS along the way and lots of cold Minnesota craft beer and drinks to wash it down!
PAUL'S BACON RIDE registration is $50, includes:
The second annual Global Fat Bike Day in St. Cloud is a poker ride to explore the trails of south and east St. Cloud. After the ride there’ll be a fundraiser raffle for the Mid MN Cycling Club at Beaver Island Brewing Company.
A scenic "urban" tour of Winona's parks and trails with visits to Goodview Lake, Prairie Island Park and Latsch Island. The goal of the Tour de Water is to highlight current and future bicycle infrastructure, recreational opportunities and environmental organizations working to keep our lakes, streams, and rivers healthy.
Distances: 5,10, 15, 20 miles
The race will start on Lake Minnetonka and end at Excelsior Brewing Company. There is a 3" minimum tire width requirement (Fatties Only). The race will start at 2pm.
Entrance is limited to 200 participants and registration is $10 (non-refundable), with all proceeds being donated to charity, and all racers get a free pint glass.
The North Star Grand Prix is a five-day stage race that draws racers from all parts of the US and tens of thousands of spectators. An amateur and youth race, live music and family activities are part of the celebrations.
The Miesville FiftySix is a 56-mile gravel road ride through some of the most beautiful parts of Dakota County and the Cannon River Valley. A free event. Participation is capped at 350 riders.
100-mile, self-supported race between Lakeville and Faribault on a variety of roadsand trails. Riders are encouraged to donate to a charitable cause.