• Mississippi National River and Recreation Area


    National River & Recreation Area Minnesota

Event Details

  • Multiple Days: 07/05/2014, 07/26/2014, 07/12/2014, 07/19/2014, 06/21/2014, 06/28/2014, 08/02/2014, 08/09/2014, 08/16/2014, 09/06/2014, 09/13/2014, 09/20/2014

    Location: varies | Map Time: 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM Fee Information: varies Contact Name: Mississippi River Fund Contact Email: info@missriverfund.org Contact Phone Number: 651-291-8164
Bike with a Ranger is a family-friendly way to explore the Mississippi River. Join us this summer on a three-hour, nine-fourteen mile ride held most Saturdays, from June through September. There are three different routes to chose from. (For exercise enthusiasts, each ride may burn up to 350 calories for a 150 lb person!)   

$8 / $5 for Mississippi River Fund Members
Kids under 10 ride for free.
Registration is required. Space is limited to the first 20 people who register. Register online with the Mississippi River Fund.

Trip Information
-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 includesbike safety information, what to bring, route map, weather preparation, parking information, and start location.
-Two loaner bikes are available to participants for the Harriet Island and Matthews Park routes. 20 loaner bikes are available on the Confluence route. Please reserve them during registration. We also have an ample supply of helmets if you need one or forget yours.

For more information about route specific dates and/or to register please visit: www.missriverfund.org/events