This is a route that we always enjoy doing. Why? Quiet roads, ample stops for refueling, through the Amish areas of Ontario, Norwalk and Cashton, challenging but not overly brutal climbing mixed in with some long stretches on ridge tops and through river valleys. 124.7 miles, 5276 feet of climbing, ACP certified Ridewithgps link: here … Continue reading "Nowhere but Norwalk 200K"
We run this route in conjunction with shorter and longer events and roll out together so even if you're the only rider signed up for your particular distance it's likely you'll have company for at least part of the way. The brief for this ride is the same as the Norwalk, Black River and Cranberry … Continue reading "Wildcat Mountain Wander 300K"
The brief for this ride is the same as the Norwalk, Wildcat Mountain and Cranberry Country rides: challenging but not overly brutal climbs mixed with long stretches on ridge tops and rolling through river valleys. Store stops placed at regular intervals to give you a chance to refresh and regroup. Lots of beautiful scenery and … Continue reading "Back in Black (River Falls) 400K"
380 miles, 14,940 feet of climbing, ACP certified Ridewithgps day one: here Ridewithgps day two: here More info for day one here. Note that this will take you to the info page for the 400K, the two routes are similar (though not exactly the same!) but you should find the information useful. Complete the registration … Continue reading "Cranberry Country 600K"
628.4 miles, 24,659 feet of climbing, ACP certified Day One: 233.6 miles, 10,170 feet of climbing, ridewithgps day one: here Day Two: 214.6 miles, 8,497 feet of climbing, ridewithgps day two: here Day Three: 180.2 miles, 5,992 feet of climbing ridewithgps day three: here More details: here Complete the registration form below. You'll receive an … Continue reading "Tour of the Driftless 1000K"
In addition to remembering the people who lost their lives on Sept 11, the date holds additional significance in 2021: it is the 100th anniversary of the first ACP brevet. Both RUSA and the ACP are planning on issuing something that will be available for purchase as a memento for riders participating in a brevet … Continue reading "Happy Anniversary 200K!"
This is a fun season ending ride. We'll head out to Viroqua where we'll make a stop at the Viroqua Co-op for lunch (or for those on a deadline, get the brevet card signed) then return. Note that since it's the end of the year and the days are getting shorter lights and reflective gear … Continue reading "Via Viroqua 200K"