Ride the Keweenaw Weekend

When:
May 26, 2017 @ 6:00 pm – May 28, 2017 @ 11:00 pm
2017-05-26T18:00:00-04:00
2017-05-28T23:00:00-04:00

A family-friendly event weekend featuring all the great riding at 5 trail systems across the Keweenaw Region. Join in group rides, race enduro, and hang out for music, great food, and Art Bike At the Harbor. It’s all about having fun on and off your bike with friends and new friends. The 2017 Ride the Keweenaw will be connected to the new Portage Health Foundation‘s Experience the Keweenaw event that will give you even more opportunities to play and explore the region over Memorial Weekend. Watch here for more details.

About the whole weekend

Are you advanced? Are you a beginner? The range of activities can accompany all skill levels.  This is a chance to take a tour through the Keweenaw and meet other people enjoying the outdoors. You can register by going to the Copper Harbor Trails Club Website, copperharbortrails.org, and see more updates on the Facebook Page for the event.

Here’s the quick schedule:

RIDE THE KEWEENAW 2017

Friday, May 26th

6:30 pm Guided Group Ride at Adventure Mine //Greenland MI

6:30 pm Guided Hike at Adventure Mine //Greenland MI
Bring your headlamp for venturing through the mine!

8:00 pm Experience the Keweenaw Kickoff at Continental Fire Company//Houghton, MI

Saturday, May 27th

9:00 am Guided Group Ride at Michigan Tech Trails // Houghton MI

9:00am Basic MTB Skills Clinic at Michigan Tech Trails// Houghton MI  Pre-registration
9:00am Jumping Clinic at Michigan Tech Trails// Houghton MI Pre-registration  
Post ride refreshments hosted by Rhythm Bike & Board
10:00 am – 5:00 pm Experience the Keweenaw Expo at Dee Stadium//Houghton MI
1:00 pm Guided Group Ride at Churning Rapids Trails // Hancock MI
Post ride refreshments hosted by Down Wind Sports
5:00 pm Guided Group Ride at Swedetown Trails//Calumet MI  – 56641 Osceola Rd, Calumet MI

7:00 pm Ride Raffle Drawing at Swedetown Trails//Calumet MI  – Earn a Ticket for each Group Ride Completed on Friday & Saturday

Post Ride Grill Out hosted by Cross Country Sports (Donation onsite to Trails)


Sunday, May 28th

9:00 am Good Morning Yoga at the Grant Township Park Pavilion
10:00 am – 1:00 pm Lake Superior Gravity Series Enduro Race #1 at Copper HarborCheck-In/Registration
8:00 am-9:00 am at the Grant Township Community Hall
1:00 pm – 5:30pmDiscounted Shuttles with Keweenaw Adventure Company ($15)
2:00 pm Guided Group Ride – meet at Copper Harbor Trailhead Guided Trail Run – meet at Copper Harbor Trailhead
5:00 pm Taste of the Harbor Fundraising Dinner and Music in the Grant Township Park
6:00 pm Art Bike at the Harbor opening at the Grant Township Community Hall
7:00 pm Enduro Awards
Fees for the Weekend:

Group Events – Free! Suggested $25 donation to trail of your choice! (Includes T-shirt if registered by May 10th)

Basic MTB Skills Clinics – $10 Jumping Clinic – $10
Enduro – $40 / $50 after May 10th Music – Free!