Bike with a Ranger
Bike with a Ranger is a family-friendly way to explore the Mississippi River. Join us this summer on a three-hour, nine mile ride held most Saturdays, from June through September. (For exercise enthusiasts, each ride may burn up to 350 calories for a 150 lb person!)
Trip InformationSee below for trip locations and routes
-Trips start at 10:00 a.m. and finish around 1:00 p.m. Participants should arrive at 9:45 a.m. to prepare for the ride.
-Routes are 9-14 miles in length and end where they begin.
-Participants must register and will receive a registration packet that includes bike safety information, what to bring, route map, weather preparation, parking information, and start location. Registration closes at 10am on the Friday before the ride.
-We also have an ample supply of helmets if you need one or forget yours.
A Confluence of Rivers and Peoples
River at the Dam!
Did You Know?
At Lake Onalaska, near LaCrosse WI, the Mississippi River is about 4 miles wide. The combination of water held behind Lock and Dam #7 and water held by damming the Black River form this broad reach of the Mississippi River.