For tThere is a bigger and better Green Lake 100 Bike Ride coming your way in 2021! If bicyclists are looking for a challenging, yet fun ride featuring numerous routes of scenic beauty throughout the area, they need to look no further than the third annual Green Lake 100. This event will take place on Saturday, June 5 and offers several routes that take riders on a scenic journey through Green Lake County’s vibrant communities.
The ride officially begins around 7:00 AM from Green Lake’s Playground Park, then riders are off to explore the greater Green Lake area at their leisure on whatever scenic route they choose (The Minnow 22/Loop the Lake, The Perch 44/Princeton, The Lake Trout 60/Lunch Creek Winery, or the Muskellunge 102/Christianos in Wautoma.) Registration costs $60 and includes rest stop goodies to refuel, dinner, two beverages of your choice, raffle prizes, and live music on the terrace at Town Square Tap following the ride.
Routes will be marked and support vehicles will be available to assist riders.
There is no designated mass start time for participants. Instead, riders need to plan to depart as early as 6:00 a.m. (sunrise) and no later than 10:00 a.m. on the day of the ride, depending on their anticipated pace and planned distance. In order to ensure participants reach rest stops during operating hours, please depart during the specified window. Slower riders and those planning to ride the longer routes with multiple stops should depart earlier in the day.
Join us following the ride and enjoy a meal, catered by J’s BBQ, refreshing beverages brewed by Knuth Brewery, and live entertainment by our local favorite, Dan Braaksma, all taking place on Town Square Tap’s terrace. Lunch will be available from 12:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. to the first 200 riders.
For those who register the day of, we will not guarantee your dinner ticket. We will provide rest stop goodies, and two beverages of your choice. For more information, please contact the Green Lake Area Chamber of Commerce at 920.294.3231.