Nicolet Wheel-A-Way

Event Date

Sat, Aug 30, 2014


Three Lakes, WI

About This Activity

The Nicolet Wheel-A-Way Bike Ride offers scenic views of some of Wisconsin's most pristine forests and breathtaking lakes. Wheel-A-Way is not a race, but rather a casual ride designed for cyclists of all abilities. Join us for an exciting and active day surrounded by the splendor of the northwoods.

Event schedule and times

Nicolet Wheel-A-Way will take place on Saturday, August 30, 2014. Registration will be held at Don Burnside Park from 7:30am until 9am for pre-registrants and walk-in registrants. All pre-registrants are guaranteed an event t-shirt. Parking is available in the park. Cyclists will start their route from Don Burnside Park at 9:20am with a police escort from the Park, through our downtown area, down Hwy. 32 to Chicken in the Woods Road where you will then be on your own for the remainder of the route with the guidance of your route map. The break area is at the 9 mile mark. For those choosing the Short Route - you will return back from the break area, making your route 18 miles long. For those choosing the Long Route, you will continue to Franklin Lake Picnic area where lunch will be served. The Long Route is approximately 36 miles long. Those on the short route may drive out to Franklin Park Picnic area for lunch and are asked to travel there via Hwy. 45 North to 70 East to Military Road to Butternut Lake Road to the picnic area. We ask this to avoid traffic on the Event Trail Route. A Bike Helmet is required to participate. Please make sure you bring tire patches, tire pump etc. Wear comfortable clothing, water to stay hydrated. There will be coffee, juice and cookies at registration. Water, Gatorade, fresh fruits and trail mix at the break area. A full lunch will be provided at Franklin Lake along with water, juice and sodas. And ice cold watermelon will be available at Don Burnside in the afternoon. Two SAG Wagons will be on the routes for assistance and also to take anyone back with the bikes to Don Burnside Park if need be. Please travel the route in single file. Most of our community is aware of this ride and they will avoid traveling the route but folks do live there so please be aware of road traffic at all times.

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