Ride the Keweenaw on Memorial Weekend!
The family-friendly event weekend features all the great riding in the Keweenaw Region with everything from guided rides and runs to enduro racing to social events. Ride the Keweenaw is all about having fun on and off the trails. Again this year, the weekend will be part of an expanded "Experience the Keweenaw" event with a variety of adventures for you and your family across Ontonagon, Baraga, Houghton, and Keweenaw Counties.
Join us Friday, May 25th through Sunday, May 27th weekend rain or shine! Here's the low down: Things kick off in Greenland on Friday at 6:30 pm with a ride or hike through the Adventure Mine (bring a headlamp). Multiple groups available to fit your riding ability and/or desire.
Saturday we begin to make our way north with guided rides at Michigan Tech Trails in Houghton, Churning Rapids Trails in Hancock, and Swedetown Trails in Calumet. There is a skills and jump clinic at Michigan Tech (preregistration required and limited spots available). For the rides, you can earn a raffle ticket for each ride completed for a chance a winning a sweet prize at the post ride cookout and drawing at Swedetown Trails!
Sunday is all Copper Harbor with group run and ride, the Lake Superior Gravity Series Enduro, discounted shuttle service and an evening gathering in the park featuring great food at Taste of the Harbor, music, and Art Bike at the Harbor. Tickets will be available separately for the Experience the Keweenaw - Taste of the Harbor event on Sunday in the park.
Many events are free to attend and open to all. We do encourage participants to sign up to help us plan for the weekend. Sign up for the group rides/runs by May 6th to recieve an event t-shirt with a $25 donation to the trails. Enduro fee is $40/$50 after May 6th.
Looking for a place to stay during Memorial Day Weekend? Pop a tent at Fort Wilkins Historic State Park in the Copper Harbor Trails Club's group campsite! Space is limited to first 60 campers, and sites are available on first-come, first-served basis. Tent sites only. Campers have access to restrooms and showers. Visit the Keweenaw Adventure Company website to register and for more details!
Download the participant guide for the full schedule.