MINNEAPOLIS --Get ready to hit the road. The Minneapolis Bike Tour is Sept. 18! Mark your calendars and register now by clicking here.
A contest to win a bike make-over, the debut of a new Web site and a new more detailed route map will highlight the Fifth Annual Minneapolis Bike Tour. The tour is co-sponsored by the Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board (MPRB) and the Minneapolis Parks Foundation
The Sunday, Sept. 18, bike tour features the long course showcasing several Minneapolis lakes, and travels along Minnehaha Creek and the Mississippi River. The short course offers a circuit around Lake of the Isles, Lake Calhoun and Lake Harriet.
As in past years, parkways and roadways along the routes will be closed to motorized traffic to give individuals and families the opportunity to enjoy Minneapolis' spectacular park and Grand Rounds Scenic Byway system at their own pace, unhindered by motorized traffic.