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2016 - 27th Annual
NORTH COUNTRY 100 BICYCLE TOUR

"Always the 3rd Saturday of July"
JULY 16, 2016 – Saturday
 
 

(rain date is Sunday)

 

Riders will travel over rolling terrain, past lakes and forests and enjoy the wildflowers and scenery of the Upper Peninsula. Routes for the 100 mile and 100 kilometer are designed with more experienced riders in mind. The 25 mile route follows a moderate terrain. All three tours are open to any rider aged 12 and older, so riders should keep in mind their own limits.

 

RIDE START TIME (C.D.T.)  no late or early starts allowed

100 mile and 100k Tour Check -in: from 7:00 to 7:45 am   Ride Start at 8 am 

(Must have minimum of 10  100 mile riders registered by July 8th to hold the event)

25 mile Tour Check -in: from 7:45 to 8:30   Ride Start at 8:45 am

LOCATION: Start/Finish - East Pavilion on north side of Sunday Lake, Wakefield, MI

         

REGISTRATION FEES:  Entry Fees until July 2 - $25.00 - after July 2 - $35.00
         Register OnLine up to midnight Wednesday (7/13) - NO ONSITE REGISTRATION - Check in only.

Register Online Here  We have gone GREEN

Children under age 10 riding in safety seats, trailers or tandems ride free.

Registration fees are non-refundable

    

REGISTRATION FEE INCLUDES: Commemorative T-Shirts, Maps, Route Markings, Check points, Fresh fruit and Refreshments. A meal is provided after completion of tour at East Pavilion. There will be Courtesy Vehicles covering the Route.  Door Prizes.  Please supply your own water bottles, tire pumps and tire repair supplies.

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REGISTER by June 30 for a Commemorative T-shirt. 

DIFFICULTY: The North Country 100 is appropriate for 12 years and older of all skill levels. Minors must be accompanied by an adult. 25 mile route is moderate terrain -100 K & 100 mile rolling terrain.

HELMETS MANDATORY: Studies prove helmets dramatically cut the severity of head injuries in collisions and falls. You must wear an approved helmet on the ride.

LODGING & FOOD: Click on Food/Lodging tab above 

 

 

For more information:  email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

or call the Wakefield Chamber of Commerce at 906-224-2222.

 

Committee: Ric Olson, Carole & Jack Lillar and Pam Iacullo

 

Register Online Here

2015 DOOR PRIZES  that were won
Pair of Round Trip Air Choice One Airlines Vouchers - Air Choice One
Bicycle Jersey - Hobby Wheel
$10 DQ Gift Card - Dairy Queen, Bessemer
Oil Change - Pertulla's Auto Repair Center
$25 Gift Card - Ma's Place Cafe
$20 Gift Certificate - Nanette's Knits & Gifts
$25 Gift Card - Sunday Lake Supermarket
$25 Gift Certificate for Wakefield Visitor Center - Wakefield Chamber

 

The tentative Tour routes -       25 mile        100 mile/100K