Tour of the Mississippi River Valley
June 9th and 10th
This ride attracts over 15-20
Wheelmen each year. The Quad Cities Bicycle Club hosts 1500
cyclists on this challenging 2 day ride. The ride
features a great route, good rest stops, entertainment and the
famous TOMRV banquet on Saturday night.
Click here for more
information and registration details
FALL FOLIAGE RIDE
October 13th & 14th
ride is done in conjunction with the
Quad Cities Bicycle Club. The
rides start and end in Mt Horeb, WI which is about 20 miles west
of Madison. Cue sheets are provided both days. These are
challenging rides of 50-60 miles with over 4,000 feet of
climbing each day. There are also several alternative flatter
options. The rides count for club mileage.
Convenient lodging is available at the
Country Inn with indoor pool.
Call 608-437-5545 to reserve your room.
scrumptious Italian buffet dinner will again be arranged for the
combined bike clubs on Saturday night for a very reasonable price! Call
Rich or Mary Kay Drapeau (847)
808-1476 to be included in the reservation or for more
of Interest in or near Mt. Horeb:
a "Troll Stroll" (Carved trolls) through Mt. Horeb's
Horeb Mustard Museum - 3,800 different mustards, largest
collection in the world.
Ridge Bike Trail
of the Mounds (608-437-3038): $12 tours leave on the 1/2 hour
Directions: Take I-90
West to exit 142A in Madison on to 18 West for 25 miles, then
151 Business into Mt. Horeb. Karakahl is on the left.