Join us for the 5th annual Pedal Pig & Pint Bike Tour
Sunday, August 6, 2023
Choose Your Wheels for the 2023 Pedal, Pig, and Pint Bike Tour | Register at www.bikereg.com
Mark your calendars for the fifth annual Pedal, Pig, and Pint Bike Tour, Sunday August 6, 2023, in Boyne City, Michigan. Riders of all ages and levels are welcome to enjoy this self-paced bike touring event accessible to all ages and riding abilities.
Raven Hill Discovery Center (www.miravenhill.org) invites you to enjoy beautiful miles of wooded mountain bike trails or a scenic paved route around Lake Charlevoix, while supporting an exceptional non-profit organization striving to enhance outdoor experiences in the area. Stiggs Brewing Company in Boyne City has generously offered to support this event with a Pig Roast, Pint and festive atmosphere for relaxing after the ride.
All riders start at Veterans Memorial Park in Boyne City and finish with a celebratory lunch at Stiggs Brewing Company.
Road cyclists can opt for a scenic, paved trail between Boyne City and Boyne Mountain in Boyne Falls, or the 42 mile tour along the north shore of Lake Charlevoix to the Lake Michigan shoreline trail. Then on to the Ironton Ferry and back to Boyne City along the south shore of Lake Charlevoix.
Trail riders can choose from a network of beginner to advanced riding trails at Boyne School Forest Trails or the Avalanche Multi-Use Trails. Advanced mountain bike cyclists might challenge themselves by combining both trails and the distance between them.
Register online at www.bikereg.com or at Veterans Memorial Park, 319 N. Lake St. in Boyne City, beginning at 7:30 a.m. until 10:00 a.m. Registration includes an event bike shirt, lunch and a pint at Stiggs, a free admission pass to Raven Hill Discovery and acknowledgement for your support of this amazing non-profit organization. $55.00 for an individual, and $30 for a child (under 18) accompanied by an adult, Wristbands will be distributed at registration and are required for Lunch and a pint at Stiggs Brewing Company, 112 S. Park St., Boyne City. www.stiggsbrewingcompany.com
Raven Hill Discovery Center provides hands-on experiences through programs, exhibits, and facilities that connect science, history and the arts for all ages. Located on 175 acres in East Jordan, Raven Hill expands time from prehistory, to modern, to future and from our world to beyond the universe. Raven Hill challenges minds of all ages through experiences that expand the brain and link thoughtful ideas. Raven Hill is looking for your ideas connecting cycling to art, science, and history. If you have a historical fact, story, artistic effort, or scientific facts you would like to share about bicycling, please contact Cheri Leach at Raven Hill to share your idea (231) 536-3369, or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Raven Hill is developing a bicycling display at the museum to align with this year’s Pedal, Pig, & Pint event!
If you have additional questions concerning the ride, contact Holly Sasso (517) 231-3341.