Brave the 9th Annual Kickapoo BRAVE (Bluffs, Rivers and Valley Event) Bicycle Ride starting and ending in Gays Mills, Wisconsin. Gays Mills is located along the Kickapoo River in Southwest Wisconsin, in the heart of the scenic Kickapoo Valley. Cyclists will enjoy roads with breathtaking scenery: ridge tops with panoramic views, rolling hills, and deep, lush valleys. One route takes you west to the wide expanse of the Mississippi River, while another takes you north to the Driftless Area Art Festival. New this year: an After Party, featuring food, drink, and live music!
Event details and schedule
The ride features a cloverleaf route system, which allows riders to choose from beginner, intermediate, and advanced routes ranging from 15 to100 miles. This year we've added a family-friendly route. Children 12 and under ride for free!
All routes start and end at the Kickapoo Stump Dodger Campground in Gays Mills, where camping will be available for participants. Check-in opens for the Brave Ride at 6:30 am, while a mass start for all routes commences at 8:00 am. All riders receive a ticket for post-event After Party, t-shirt, gift bag, and Brave Bucks, redeemable at local sponsoring businesses.
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