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Motor City Brew Tours Presents: Cruisin' for the Trails - Fall Charity Bike Ride - Saturday September 10, 2016 - 9:30 am - registration opens
Online Ticket Sales - $25 - closed
Day of Event tickets are $30 cash only
Please note: We run this event RAIN or SHINE
Enjoy a bike ride along the Clinton River Trail.
Special Beer Themed SAG stop in Pontiac at the Lafayette Market. Post-ride New Belgium Brewing patio party & tap event at Clubhouse BFD with giveaways and a charity raffle @ 2pm to WIN a New Belgium bike! If you can't make the ride, come to Clubhouse BFD and support the charity raffle. Drawing at 2pm.
First 120 registered folks receive this special New Belgium - 25th Anniversary Glass
and some other goodies!
Proceeds from the bike ride & raffle will support: Friends of the Clinton River Trail
Bike Ride Start/Parking: Clubhouse BFD - 2265 Crooks Rd. Rochester Hills, MI 48309
For more Info: http://MotorCityBrewTours.com or Ph: 248-850-2563
Bike Ride Frequently Asked Questions
What is included with my ticket on this bike ride? Every paid adult ticket includes a Bike Centric SWAG (Limited to the first 120 people registered/paid people), 1 New Blegium beer and home made snacks at the Lafayette Market (SAG stop) in Pontiac and 1 New Belgium beer at Clubhouse BFD in the patio area. Bike support from Main Street Bike Shop at registration and at the SAG stop. New Belgium Brewing giveaways, special taps & a New Belgium bike raffle back at Clubhouse BFD at the end of the ride. 100% of the bike raffle proceeds and the net ticket proceeds will be dontated to the Friends of the Clinton River Trail.
Are children allowed on this ride? With every paid adult ticket (for those 21 and older), one minor is allowed to attend the event. Only paid adults of legal drinking age will receive Bike SWAG and beer - please bring an ID to event check-in. Please keep in mind that there is not a SAG support vehicle for the ride, so any children need to be able to complete the ride with you.
What time does the bike ride start? Registration begins at 9:30 am - 10:30 am. All riders need to have started the route by 10:30 am. The SAG stop is open from 10 am - 12:30pm. The New Belgium Bike drawing will be by 2pm.
How far do we bike and is it hard? The main bike tour route is 18 miles roundtrip, on flat rail trails and sidewalks. Clubhouse BFD to downtown Pontiac is 9 miles each way. Optional - Additional miles can be riden by taking the Clinton River Trail west from Pontiac to Sylvan Lake and onto the West Bloomfield Trail.
Where does the bike ride begin and where should I park? The ride will departs from and returns to Clubhouse BFD - 2265 Crooks Rd. Rochester Hills, MI 48309. They offer a safe and convenient location off of Crooks road at M-59. The event parking lot is in the rear of the building. Parking attendants will signal where you enter the parking lot and park. Registration for this event is in the front of the building. DO NOT PARK IN FRONT of Clubhouse BFD! Additional event day parking is available and our volunteers will direct you to those lots. Just follow the event signs to enter the parking lot.
What is the policy regarding cancellations for this Bike Ride: Reservation Fees received by Motor City Brew Tours are non-refundable and not transferable to other events. If you are unable to attend an event, bike ride tickets can always be transferred to another guest. Motor City Brew Tours reserves the right to cancel events for safety concerns such as high winds, thunderstorms, excessive heat or cold, or other severe conditions. In the event of such a cancellation, you may either reschedule or request a full refund. We ride in cold, hot or even rainy weather - Fall in Michigan can be any of the above!
What type of bike is recommended for this ride? Mountain, comfort or road bikes are fine for this bike route. You will be riding on rail trails that are hard packed rock and paved surfaces. For your safety, helmets are strongly recommended for all of our tours.
What should I bring with me on the bike tour? Yourself, a bike in good working condition, helmet, water, bike lock, identification, cell phone, a little money for other purchases, tire pump and a spare bike tube. Please wear seasonally appropriate clothing, sunblock and rain gear (if needed).
When & Where
Motor City Brew Tours
Guided Bus, Bike & Walking tours to Michigan Breweries.