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Bike 2016

District One Cycling Event
Saturday, 24 September; 10:30 AM on the Lake Wobegon Trail in St. Joseph, MN
Trollheim Lodge in St. Cloud will arrange a post-ride get-together from 1:00 to 1:30 PM; Helmets Required

This bike ride is for all levels of cyclists. The Lake Wobegon Trail is a paved, off-road trail for bikes, roller-blades and walkers. You can ride as far as you like and then back to meet again at the trailhead. The closest town is Avon; 8.4 miles from St. Joseph. An alternate route follows Cty Rd 2 and Norway Road to Avon and the trail back for a 17 mile ride with a few hills.
Families are welcome! Please have your bicycle in good working order: tires properly inflated, chain and brakes checked.

Directions: The starting point is at the trail-head in St. Joseph: From 94 heading west, take St. Joseph exit, follow Cty Rd 2, turn right onto 75; from 94 heading east, take Cty Rd 75/St. Cloud exit. At main traffic light intersection of Cty Rd 75 and College Ave (by Kay’s Kitchen), go north 0.3 mile, turn right onto 1st Ave NE, trail-head is straight ahead.

Links:
Route map on Map My Ride: http://ow.ly/uIrQ303naev
LWT info: http://www.co.stearns.mn.us/Recreation/TrailsandConditions/LakeWobegonTrail

Please let us know if you are planning to be there by Sept. 20 so we know how many to plan for.
To RSVP and for more information contact:
Tolly Vollen: 320-267-7950, tkvollen65@charter.net
or Mary Millard: 320-774-7337, mymble@mits.us