Hi. This ride looks great, but my wife takes our "bike mobile" that weekend. Looking for transportation. Will pay half for gas / unless you drive a semi truck ;-) /
Here is some info about the event:
Michigander Bike Tour | Michigan Trails and Greenways


JULY 12-18, 2014

Registration Now Open >
The 23rd Annual Michigander Bicycle Tour is a multi-day ride for cyclists of all ages and abilities through beautiful Northern Michigan. Participants can chose between the 2-, 6-, or 7-day options depending on their riding preference.

Bicyclists will tour northern Michigan's rail trails and back roads on a fabulous biking adventure. The featured trails on this yearís tour will allow you to cycle beside pristine Lake Michigan beaches and marinas along with experiencing the beauty of Michiganís lighthouses. Come pedal along Northern Michigan trails winding through Lelandís Fish Town, down town Traverse City, Sleeping Bear Dunes State Park and Cadillacís state and national forests.

The trails of Pere Marquette State Trail, the Fred Meijer White Pine Trail State Park, the Betsey Valley Rail Trail, Leelanau Trail and TART Trail.

Bring your hybrid, mountain or road bike. An all-paved route is available for road bikes and there are opportunities for mountain bikers to test their mettle on singletrack.

Tour Adult Youth Adult
(After May 1) Youth
(After May 1)
2-Day (July 12-13) $ - - $ - - $118 $99
6-Day (July 13-18) $ - - $ - - $405 $375
7-Day (July 12-18) $ - - $ - - $440 $410

Showers/Shower Truck
Dinner & Breakfast Each Day
Shuttle to Local Attractions
Water Stops (10-15 Miles)
Gourmet Coffee and Tea
Baggage Transport
Cell Phone Charging Stations
Evening Entertainment
For More Information view the Michigander Ride Guide (PDF)