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Ride report: Cheese and Beer, a ride around Southern Wisconsin

“Cheese and beer” is the dangling carrot of this multi-day ride. It didn’t take very long for me and my husband to register for this annual event which began and ended in Mineral Point, WI. The Swiss Cheese and Spotted Cows Bicycle Tour has a limited entry of 50 riders and includes happy hours, dinners, hotel stays, tour stops, and sag services. Each evening…
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Lake Pepin 3-speed Tour 2015

Before you leave thinking this is just another ride report from yet another 'bike ride', please take in the description of this event.     This is a tour on 3-speed bikes (requirement) English bikes (almost essential, at least a Sturmey/Archer hub) Pre-war dress (tweed!) and Think about that picture. A line of 30-50 white tailed Raleigh 3-speed bikes lined…
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Bike Anywhere 2015

Free Wheelin’ Wednesdays June 3rd, 10th  & every Wednesday throughout the year, 4:00 – 8:00 pm Pearl Street Brewery, 1401 St. Andrews St., La Crosse Bike to the brewery and enjoy a free beer (Cheeseburgers, Ride, Ales and Pins) Ride June 3rd, 10th & every Wednesday throughout the year Depart from Pearl St. Brewery at 6:05 for a casual group ride through…
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Logging Miles for the National Bike Challenge

The National Bike Challenge needs your miles. Commuting or even better, join your local peloton (your friends and neighbors who you love to ride with) and log some fun miles to the local park, trail ride or if you are me, my amazing local brewery. The National Bike Challenge pits all the states in the US against each other in a challenge to ride the…
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