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    Ride the Keweenaw/Copper Harbor IMBA Ride Center Dedication - May 25th-27th

    IMBA designated Copper Harbor Trails as a Bronze Ride Center this past fall.. There are only 6 of these in the world.

    Copper Harbor (MI) Bronze-level | International Mountain Bicycling Association

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    Time to start planning your weekends and there's no better way to get out on the trails that the 3rd annual Ride the Keweenaw. Events start
    Friday, May 25th and continue through Sunday evening. The Ride the
    Keweenaw will showcase four great trail systems with guided rides throughout the weekend and also will feature the grand opening of the Copper Harbor IMBA Ride Center. We are excited to have Pro riders Andrew Shandro and Tammy Donahue joining us for a jumping clinic at the Michigan Tech Trails on Saturday, a women's clinic on Sunday and a freeride exhibition on Flying Squirrel Trail in Copper Harbor.

    Sunday of Ride the Keweenaw is the Ride Center Party in the Park fundraiser. For $25 you can get some good food, listen to some great music and contribute to the trails. Please help us plan for attendance by registering for Sunday evening. Simply click here:
    https://www.imba.com/civicrm/event/info?reset=1&id=219 add your email and the number of people you're bringing to the party!

    Make sure to read on for the complete weekend schedule and plan to join us for one, two or all of the weekend's events! Bring your friends, family and riding legs for a fun weekend of trails, food, good times, music and pro-riders..

    Friday, May 25

    8:00 pm – Mountain Bike Social at Keweenaw Brewing Co., downtown Houghton

    Saturday, May 26

    9 am – Guided group ride at Michigan Tech Trails (post-ride food at trailhead)
    10 am – Jumping clinic/demo – Michigan Tech Trails – Andrew Shandro and Tammy Donohugh Noon – Guided group ride at Churning Rapids Trails, Hancock (post-ride
    refreshments)
    3 pm – Guided group ride at Swedetown Trails, Calumet (post-ride grill-out at Swedetown)
    9 pm – Social gathering/music – Mariner North in Copper Harbor

    Sunday, May 27

    10 am – 4 pm – Demo Day in Copper Harbor Park
    10 am – Women’s MTB skill clinic and ride, Copper Harbor
    10 am – Group rides at Copper Harbor trail, Copper Harbor Park Noon – 5 pm – Discounted shuttles up Brockway Mtn ($10 – Keweenaw Adventure Co., Copper Harbor
    1 pm – IMBA Ride Center dedication – Top of Flow Trail on Brockway Mtn.
    1:30 pm – Flying Squirrel Freeride Demo – Andrew Shandro and Tammy Donahugh
    7 pm – Party in the Park (BBQ, beverages and music) – Copper Harbor Park

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    As luck would have it I'll be there over that weekend... Can't wait!! Bringing my 575!
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    Nice to see you'll be here. We really are a pretty short drive from the top half of Wisconsin or Minnesota. Last year we had a group of MORC riders here.

    If you care to see photos from all our area trails taken this spring. Go to the adventure dogs blog.

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    on my way

    Have a campsite reserved. Don't use up all the trail before we arrive!

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    weekend ride photos

    Nice to see you guys attending! This weekend we headed up to CH to get away from this wretched heat and rode some new trails (reroutes really). Below is a few photos taken on the Garden Brook trail. Many more can be seen on the dogs blog.

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    Ride the Keweenaw/Copper Harbor IMBA Ride Center Dedication - May 25th-27th-garden-brook.swtich.-dl-.jpg  

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