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May 5, 2019 @ 11:00 am 5:00 pm

8th Annual, Spring Classic, 100K+ dirt race/ride: Sunday May 5, 2019 at 11:00am. Starts and ends at Murphy Flowage, Blue Hills, Rusk County, WI. The venue is located between Weyerhaeuser and Birchwood on Hwy F, about 14 miles East of Rice Lake.

This is a remote location. Plan on limited cell reception. There is well water and pit toilets on site.

There is no fee to ride. No prizes.

Some printed maps/ cue sheets should be available. GPS is on MapMyRide.

Mileage:
Gravel: 51 miles
Paved: 14 miles

Discuss and share your questions or thoughts about the event and other rides on the Riding Gravel Forum.

 

Distance

100K

Murphy Flowage County Park

10 Miles East of Rice Lake
Rice Lake, WI 54868 United States
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Fyxation Crusher

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From Cyclova.com: The Third Annual Mammoth Gravel Classic is set for Saturday, April 19th in St. Croix Falls, Wisconsin. They have 35, 70, and 100-mile route options. They released the full details today, including course information, pictures, and everything you need to know. Get the details about the Mammoth Gravel Classic         […]

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