For the latest in door county news, arts and entertainment check the Peninsula Pulse, Door County's guide to lodging, recreation, and dining.

running | broomball | volleyball | biking | fishing | hunting | skiing | kayaking | sailing | basketball | soccer | activiies
 
doorcountybiking.com, Door County's running news and events.

Door County's Ride for Nature

The Ride for Nature to Benefit The Ridges Sanctuary will be held on Saturday, June 18th. A familiar bike ride to Door County cycling enthusiasts, the 23rd Annual Ride for Nature benefits The Ridges Sanctuary to ensure that riders of all abilities will enjoy this foray into the back roads of the Door Peninsula.

This year’s Ride for Nature will feature a century ride, 50 mile, 25 mile and a 15 mile family ride in Door County. The 100-mile route Leaves from the Baileys Harbor Town Hall, similar to the 50 mile, 25 mile, as well as a 15-mile Family Ride, Door County’s newest Century Ride will test even the most proficient riders in their early season of outdoor riding, taking them to the tip of the peninsula and as far south as Carlsville.

All participants will receive food and beverages at the rest stops.

On The Road Again: Road Biking in Door County
By Sam Perlman

Road biking has enjoyed a major resurgence in recent years with the phenomenal success of American bike racer Lance Armstrong and his unprecedented seven consecutive victories in the Tour de France, the premier road biking event in the world. The secondary and tertiary backcountry roads in Door County offer fantastic opportunities for those who want to fulfill their desire to be the next Greg LeMond (the first American to win Le Tour) or Lance Armstrong. more

Door County Bicycling Resources

Some links to information on biking in Door County

 

 

 

2011 Door County Road Race Schedule

June 18, 2011
Ride for Nature
Baileys Harbor Door County.
To Benefit the Ridges Sanctuary
New Door County Century added to tour routes of 15 miles, 25 miles and 50 miles. Ride 100 Miles on Door County’s back roads.

July 16th, 2011
Door County Sprint Triathlon, Murphy Park, Egg Harbor.

July 17th, 2011
Door County Half Iron, Murphy Park, Egg Harbor.

September, 2011
Door County Century, Throughout Door County.

 

 

Bike Door County in 2010.