Whitehall English Century

Looking for a road ride this weekend? Sorry but this one is not really in England, but check out the DRBC Whitehall English Century. This is self supported ride is on an open course with three designated stops in towns with conveniance stores and other options for food and water.

Date: Sunday, August 15th
Time: between 7:00 and 7:30 a.m
Location: Depart Holmen square (blue cup coffee/river trail cycles)
Route Map: Whitehall 2010 (click to download PDF)

Route Description: Route-Departs Holmen travels west to Trempleau then heads northwest to the Trempleau River going through Dodge on it’s way to the first stop in Arcadia. Leaving Arcadia traveling north-east the route winds its way through the rolling countryside to the halfway point at Whitehall for our second stop. From Whitehall the course heads south and crosses three of the five moderate hills on the course. The rest of the ride is a flat or slightly rolling road to the next stop in Galesville and back to Holmen. This route has five moderate hills and some rolling terrain but is not hard compared to many routes in the Driftless Region and is a great first english century ride.

HPT Trail Fest

Our friends at Human Powered Trails will be hosting a TRAIL FEST this SATURDAY, August 14, 2010 from 3:30pm-7pm at the HPT trail head on County Road FA next the the National Weather Service station.

This event is for the entire family…Kids, Mom, Dad, friends, and all! It’s a fun filled day of guided hikes, bike rides, and most importantly, enjoying the coulee region outdoors. Everyone’s welcome, so come join us for some great outdoor activity and don’t forget we’ll be cooking out burgers, brats, hot dogs, and all the fixins’ after the events. http://www.humanpoweredtrails.com/

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