This year, racers will travel between the North Shore towns of Two Harbors and Grand Marais, Minnesota. White and Red pines, Black spruce bogs, boreal forest streams and miles of wild roads will define the scenery. The Heck Epic is a solid two day challenge. For those looking to try this unique style of racing for the first time, The Heck Epic will be a perfect test.
Le Grand represents one of the most amazing gravel courses in the United States. Beginning in Grand Marais, Minnesota's spectacular harbor, all three events follow the shores of Lake Superior before climbing to their final destinations. With more than 6000 ft of climbing and a checkpoint view overlooking the Pigeon River and Canada, the 120 mile course is the punchiest route of the three. The 66...
The Balsam Basher 10km Fat Bike Race at Korkki Nordic promises to be even more fun than it was last year! Come test your skills on Korkki's challenging and gorgeous course. Come prepared to have FUN!
Race day registration/check in starts at 8:00 AM, the 10K starts at 10:00 AM Proceeds will support Korkki Nordic.
Various mountain bike and cyclocross events:
This is a 99 mile (69, 39 & 19 mile option also offered) race course that takes advantage of the scenery and topography of Minnesota's North Shore. We will start at Lutsen Ski Resort, in Minnesota’s Sawtooth Mountains, overlooking majestic Lake Superior, as we begin a fantastic Category 3 climb.
A 14-mile fat tire race through the trails of the Forest History Center in Grand Rapids.
Fat Bike Festival with downhill, enduro and head to head slalom race of bikers vs skiers.
16 or 24 mile race, part of the Great Lakes Fat Bike Series.
Bicycling Around Minnesota (BAM) is heading to the Iron Range in NortheasternMinnesota in 2018! Dates of the tour are Thursday, August 9 to Sunday, August12. Online registration opens on February 7, 2018, at 7 PM CST. This tourgenerally fills quickly, so register early!
Enjoy this unique riding experience on the Mesabi Trail, northeast Minnesota's premier paved bicycle trail. The tour is designed for serious riders and families alike who choose from different routes. Entry includes a t-shirt, picnic dinner and music at finish, rest stops with food and entertainment, transportation for riders and their bicycles.