Tag Archives: Iowa Bike rides

Fond summer memories on 2017 RAGBRAI, as this biker chick and dude ride across Iowa enjoying the scenery.

Bike Pic Jan 25, ride across Iowa, Announcement Party countdown

Fond summer memories on 2017 RAGBRAI, as this biker chick and dude ride across Iowa enjoying the fresh country air, corn fields and wind turbines along the way. Attend or watch here, at HFB, as we cover RAGBRAI Announcement Party discovering the 2018 route.

View the new  National Bike Guide and all the fun rides coming up in 2018.

Thanks for viewing today’s ‘Ride across Iowa’ Pic of the Day

Now rolling into our 11th year as a bike tourism media, our goal is to continue to encourage more people to bike and have fun. While highlighting all the unforgettable places for you to ride. As we continue to showcase more destinations you can have fun at we hope the photos we shoot are worth a grin. As you scroll through the information and stories we have posted, enjoy!

Do you have a fun bicycle related photo of yourself or someone you may know that we should post? If so, please send your picture(s) to: editor@HaveFunBiking.com. Include a brief caption (for each), of who is in the photo (if you know?) and where the picture was taken. Photo(s) should be a minimum of 1,000 pixels wide or larger, to be considered. If we do use your photo, you will receive photo credit and acknowledgment on Facebook and Instagram.

As we continues to encourage more people to bike, please view our Destination section at HaveFunBiking.com for your next bike adventure – Also, check out the latest  Bike Guide, mobile friendly as we enter into our 9th year of producing print and digital guides.

So bookmark HaveFunBiking.com and find your next adventure. Please share all our pic’s with your friends and don’t forget to smile. We may be around the next corner with a HFB camera ready to document your next move while you are riding and having fun. Capturing you in one of our next ‘Pic of the Day’ posts.

Have a great day and a memorable new year!

A pair of cycling gloves are one of the few pieces of apparel that make direct contact with both your body and the bicycle.

Bike Pic 16, fond summer memories stir plans for 2018 rides

Fond summer memories on RAGBRAI, as this biker chick in the saddle riding across Iowa enjoys fresh country air, soybean fields and wind turbines along the way.

View the new  National Bike Guide and all the fun rides coming up in 2018.

Thanks for viewing today’s ‘summer memories’ Pic of the Day

Now rolling into our 11th year as a bike tourism media, our goal is to continue to encourage more people to bike and have fun. While highlighting all the unforgettable places for you to ride. As we continue to showcase more destinations you can have fun at we hope the photos we shoot are worth a grin. As you scroll through the information and stories we have posted, enjoy!

Do you have a fun bicycle related photo of yourself or someone you may know that we should post? If so, please send your picture(s) to: editor@HaveFunBiking.com. Include a brief caption (for each), of who is in the photo (if you know?) and where the picture was taken. Photo(s) should be a minimum of 1,000 pixels wide or larger, to be considered. If we do use your photo, you will receive photo credit and acknowledgment on Facebook and Instagram.

As we continues to encourage more people to bike, please view our Destination section at HaveFunBiking.com for your next bike adventure – Also, check out the latest  Bike Guide, mobile friendly as we enter into our 9th year of producing print and digital guides.

So bookmark HaveFunBiking.com and find your next adventure. Please share all our pic’s with your friends and don’t forget to smile. We may be around the next corner with a HFB camera ready to document your next move while you are riding and having fun. Capturing you in one of our next ‘Pic of the Day’ posts.

Have a great day and a memorable new year!

A Sneak Peek of 2015 Upper Midwest Bike Events

Now that spring is officially here and the HaveFunBiking.com Events Calendar is fast filling and here is a sneak peek of listings for the 2015 Upper Midwest bike events and in the Minnesota Bike/Guide – soon out. Add the popularity of fat bike and gravel riding and you will find many fun opportunities to stay active and healthy throughout the year. To find your next adventure here is a list, in chronological order, of what we have found to date.

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Be it gravel, road or trail, find your next adventure below.

As some of these events are still in the planning mode, you may need to check back periodically to the links we have provided or when we repost this article in mid- April. Enjoy!

MARCH

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Getting ready for one of the last fat tire races in Minnesota

March 21
Giants Ridge Fat Bike Race
Biwabik, MN
Click here for more information

March 28
11th Annual TCBC Swap Meet
Hopkins, MN
Click here for more information

March 29
Fat Forest Fourteen
Forest History Center, Grand Rapids, MN
Click here for more information

APRIL

April 2
Minnesota Bike/Hike Guide – Digital Version
Find Your Next Adventure
Click here for more information and to bookmark

April 10 – 12
Wheel & Sproket Bike Expo
Wisconsin Exposition Center, Milwaukee, WI
Click here for more information

April 25
Dickie Scramble
Elgin, MN
Click here for more information

April 25
Tinman Triathlon
Morris, MN
Click here for more information

April 25
Row, Ride, Run Triathlon
Winona, MN
Click here for more information

April 25
Falls Duathlon
Cannon Falls, MN
Click here for more information

April 26
Minnesota Ironman Bike Ride
Washington County Fair Grounds
Stillwater, MN
Click here for more information

MAY

May 2
Freeborn County Bike-a-thon
Albert lea, MN
Click here for more information

May 2
Bike Ride Around Woman
Longville, MN
Click here for more information

May 2
Cinco Du Mayo Duathlon
Stillwater, MN
Click here for more information
May 2
Chain of Lakes Triathlon
Alexandria, MN
Click here for more information

May 3
Bicycle Alliance of MN Annual Meeting
Indeed Brewery, Minneapolis, MN
Click here for more information

May 5
PedalMN Bike Conference
Minneapolis, MN
Click here for more information

May 9
Bike MS:Sam’s Club TC Ride
White Bear Lake, MN
Click here for more information

May 9
Oakdale Duathlon
Lake Elmo, MN
Click here for more information

May 9
Tour de Redwing
Redwing, MN
Click here for more information

May 16
Lion’s Root River Triathlon
Houston, MN
Click here for more information

May 16
Almanzo 100
Spring Valley, MN
 Click here for more information

May 16
ALS Bike Trek
Marine on the St Croix MN
Click here for more information

May 17
Land Between the Lakes Dualthon
Albert Lea, MN
Click here for more information

May 17
St. Croix Woolly – Mountain Bike
St Croix Falls, WI
Click here for more information

May 17
Gear West Duathlon
Orono, MN
Click here for more information

May 18
Chocolate City Ride
Burlington, WI
Click here for more information

May 19-21
Black Hills Fat Tire Festival
Rapid City SD
Click here for more information

May 22
Burlington Road Races
Burlington, IA
Click here for more information

May 23
Snake Alley Criterium
Burlington, IA
Click here for more information

May 23
Apple Duathlon
Sartell, MN
Click here for more information

May 23
Stump Farm 100
Reforestation Camp, Suamico, WI
Click here for more information

May 24
Melon City Criterium
Burlington, IA
Click here for more information

May 24
Leinenkugel’s Chippewa Ride
Irvine Park, Chippewa Falls, WI
Click here for more information 

May 25
Quad Cities Criterium
Burlington, IA
Click here for more information

May 30
T.C. Tour de Cure
Minneapolis, MN
Click here for more information

Please bookmark the HaveFunBiking  Event Calendar as new events are coming in every day – so you can find your next adventure.

If you are an event organizer and would like to have your event listed in our future posts or at HaveFunBiking calendar, please go to our free submission form.

Have Fun!