Activities

  • Pedal & Whine Bicycle Tour Registration - adult (16 & over)
  • Pedal & Whine Bicycle Tour Registration - Child (8 to 15)
  • Pedal & Whine Bicycle Tour Registration - Family (2 adults + kids)
  • Pedal & Whine Bicycle Tour Registration - Non-rider lunch

Description

Join bicyclists of all skill levels on Saturday, August 4th, as they take on the 6th annual Pedal & Whine Bike Tour sponsored by the Cascades Cycling Club of Jackson, Michigan. The tour will begin at Sandhill Crane Vineyards, 4724 Walz Road, Jackson, Michigan 49201.  The club encourages new riders and families to join the bike tour fun by offering a shorter 8 mile long family loop, along with longer loops of 16, 36 and 65 miles for more experienced riders. All loops begin and end with a visit to Sandhill Crane Vineyards.  Lunch will be served by the Vineyards and will be available to all who pre-register by July 29th.  All riders are supported by roving “SAG” vehicles to aid and assist riders. The routes wind their way on scenic, well-marked country roads through Jackson County including the Waterloo Recreational Area. All the routes are flat to gently rolling with light traffic.

 Detailed maps will be provided to all riders, who will also enjoy nutritious snacks at our rest stops. As an added bonus, pre-registered riders will be entered into a drawing for prizes awarded on the day of the tour.

 Cascades Cycling Club is excited to present a bike tour that showcases south central Michigan’s rural roads, summer scenery, its wine country and a delicious gourmet lunch prepared by Sandhill Crane Vineyards Café.

Our event is co-sponsored with Experience Jackson.   http://www.experiencejackson.com/  

For lodging in the Jackson area: http://www.experiencejackson.com/places-to-stay/ 

Event details and schedule

 

The tour will begin at Sandhill Crane Vineyards, 4724 Walz Road, Jackson, Michigan 49201.  The club encourages new riders and families to join the bike tour fun by offering a shorter 8 mile long family loop, along with longer loops of 16, 36 and 65 miles for more experienced riders.  All loops begin and end with a visit to Sandhill Crane Vineyards.  A delicious lunch is provided for all pre-registrants (registration by 7/29) by Sandhill Crane Vineyards  between 11 a.m. and 3:00 p.m.  Lunch for non-riders will also be available for purchase during the pre-registration period.   Riders will have the option of purchasing wine at the Vineyards.  The Vineyards will be offering both a special wine tasting package and craft beer for this event.

 

 All riders are supported by roving “SAG” vehicles to aid and assist riders. Coffee and light snacks will be provided at the Vineyards at the start of tour.  The tour also provides a rest stop with cold drinks and energy snacks at the midway point for all 36 and 65 mile route riders.

 

 Detailed maps will be provided to all riders. As an added bonus, pre-registered riders will be entered into a drawing for prizes awarded on the day of the tour.

 

The Cascades Cycling club donates $1 per rider to the League of Michigan Bicyclists for this tour.

 

 

Organised by

Cascades Cycling Club

PO Box 515, Jackson

Phone: 7349040804