A Route For Every Rider

All of our five routes begin and end at the same point at Prairie Lakes in Sun Prairie. Each travels through beautiful country scenery with lakes, rolling fields, mature trees, old barns and a possible glimpse of native wildlife. There’s an option for every experience level and age group, from beginners to young families to the seasoned cyclist.

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CENTURY

This scenic, day-long ride is the perfect challenge for cycling enthusiasts. You’ll experience a breadth of quintessentially Wisconsin settings, including farmsteads with grazing cattle, charming lake views, shady woodlands, and rolling fields. Beginning in Sun Prairie at 7 a.m., riders can seek respite at any one of a number of quaint stops as they travel through Marshall, Lake Mills, Deerfield, Cambridge, and Cottage Grove before returning to the Prairie Lakes Start/Finish area.

$100 + $350 Suggested Fundraising Goal

101.9 mi

distance

3475 ft

elevation gain


7

aid stations

7:00 am

start time


CADENCE

Cadence is a day-long ride and is the perfect challenge for experienced riders. You’ll experience a breadth of quintessentially Wisconsin settings, including farmsteads with grazing cattle, charming lake views, shady woodlands, and sprawling fields. The ride begins at Prairie Lakes at 9 a.m., then stops in Marshall, Lake Mills, Deerfield, and Cottage Grove before making its way back to Sun Prairie.

$100 + $350 Suggested Fundraising Goal

63.4 mi

distance

1982 ft

elevation gain


5

aid stations

9:00 am

start time


PACELINE

Paceline is our mid-distance route – not too long and not too short. You’ll find plenty of picturesque farmsteads and lovely trees. This ride begins in Prairie Lakes at 10 a.m. and stops in Cottage Grove before returning to Sun Prairie.

$50 + $250 Suggested Fundraising Goal

34.6 mi

distance

1166 ft

elevation gain


3

aid stations

10:00 am

start time


ECHELON

New for 2017! In response to incredible feedback from our founding participants we have completely redesigned the 15M route including a new rest-station half way through. The Echelon is a great starting point for less experienced and younger riders. You’ll see expansive fields, mature trees, barns, and white picket fences. The ride begins at Prairie Lakes at 11 a.m. and loops through scenic countrysides before making its way back to Sun Prairie.

$50 + $150 Suggested Fundraising Goal

16.5 mi

distance

544 ft

elevation gain


1

aid stations

11:00 am

start time


Family Ride

The Family Ride is perfect for pedalers of all ages and families young and old. The ride begins in Sun Prairie at 1:30 p.m. and travels through the prairie of North-East Greenspace before winding its way back to the starting point.

$20 + $50 Suggested Fundraising Goal

3 mi

distance

53 ft

elevation gain


0

aid stations

1:30 pm

start time