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"
Our traditional season opener features a beautiful route with long stretches in river valleys and quiet roads with just enough climbing to get those early season legs pumping! It's an annual favorite for good reason! 127 miles, 4096 feet of climbing, ACP certified Ridewithgps link: here. News flash! CR-Q at mile 59.2 is closed for … Continue reading "Fennimore Frolic 200K"
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"
Not Horeble at all! A very nice route over to Mt Horeb via Spring Green and Barneveld then making our way to New Glarus where an open control lets you pick among the many food and drink establishments before continuing on to Muscoda. Then cross the mighty Wisconsin River and ride up the beautiful CR-E … Continue reading "Not So Horeble 300K"
A perfect ride over to Mt Horeb that is! The 400K shares the same route as the "Not so Horeble 300K" through mile 175 then we'll take a jaunt over to Soldiers Grove before heading out to Viroqua and then making our way back to the start via Avalanche, Liberty and Ash Ridge. 253.4 miles, … Continue reading "Perfectly Horeble 400K"
This ride is to commemorate the first 300K brevet ridden 100 years ago. And what better way to do it than with a route that has a great mix of climbing, spectacular ridge top vistas and a final relaxing roll-in from Spring Green? We'll celebrate the occasion with our "Where Eagles Dare" 300K route. … Continue reading "Centenary 300K"
Breaking news! There's road construction (bridge replacement) on the day 3 route. The good news is that there's a reasonable detour that doesn't add much distance to the route. Please download the detour route here. 628.4 miles, 24,659 feet of climbing, ACP certified Day One: 233.6 miles, 10,170 feet of climbing, ridewithgps day one: here … Continue reading "Tour of the Driftless 1000K"
This is the first outing in our Rouleur Series. We're doing a later than normal start to allow those who are coming for the weekend (there's another event on Sunday) to drive up in the morning. This is a shorter ride so we should all get finished early to late afternoon. We'll be doing the … Continue reading "Spring Green Populaire – Rouleur Series"
This is the third event in our 2022 Rouleur Series. As before, we'll start the Saturday ride a little later to give those coming from afar the ability to drive to the start in the morning. We'll be doing a Dart Populaire Team Event for this ride. This is a ride with a minimum of … Continue reading "Dart Populaire – Rouleur Series"