The Wild Ride Mountain Bike Festival celebrates the great sport of mountain biking by providing a safe, fun, festive atmosphere where experienced and beginning riders get a chance to ride some of the best mountain bike trails in the state.
This family-friendly festival includes bikes to demonstrate, build-your-skills sessions, gear talks, fix-it clinics, group rides, timed competitive events, kids’ activities, and great food and beer.
For more information, call 651-554-6532.
Date: Saturday, Oct. 1, 10 a.m.-4 p.m.
Location: West Trailhead, Lebanon Hills Regional Park
Food: Food and beer available to purchase from Blue Door Pub.
Parking: Free onsite. Overflow parking available at the School of Environmental Studies, 12155 Johnny Cake Ridge Road, Apple Valley.
Lodging: Stay overnight at the Lebanon Hills Campground — just across the road, and south about half mile from the event grounds.
Minnesota Off-Road Cyclists
Valley Bike and Ski
Hed Cycling Products
Erik's Bike Shop
Apple Valley Health Source