Paul's Bacon Ride #3
Join Paul and Babe - the Big Blue Pig for a fun ride on the Paul Bunyan State Trail. The fun starts and ends at the Paul Bunyan Trailhead DNR Parking Lot (near the Northland Arboretum) in Brainerd, Minnesota.
You’ll ride with friends 45 miles visiting the trail towns of Merrifield, Nisswa and Pequot Lakes with BACON STOPS along the way and lots of cold Minnesota craft beer and drinks to wash it down!
PAUL'S BACON RIDE registration is $59 (through June 1st, increases after that), includes:
- BACON-themed breakfast from Pit Happens at the ride start
- BACON-themed lunch in Pequot Lakes
- Custom PBR (Paul's Bacon Ride) T-shirt
- Numerous BACON stops featuring BACON samples throughout the day
- Awesome drink specials
- Ride support
- Friday evening Packet-pickup 5-7pm at Slice on Oak 625 Oak St, Brainerd, MN 56401
Even Paul and Babe the Big Blue Pig would like the BACON Breakfast and PORK Lunch and then sampling the MINNESOTA and area's finest BACON at numerous BACON STOPS along the way!
Minnesota's Craft BEERS
Start off with packet pickup party Friday evening at the Roundhouse Brewery then stop in the trail town's fun breweries and pubs to enjoy the finest MINNESOTA CRAFT BEERS at numerous trail town taverns
SWAG Like this Kick Axe Tee!
Each rider gets a cool premium soft cotton t-shirt at the Packet Pickup Party at Roundhouse Brewery, plus a BACON PASS that allows riders to redeem their BACON and ride support along the way!
Yes, you need one!
CYCLING RACER BACKS
Gotta Have One!!!
PBR TRUCKER HATS
The PBR Snapback Trucker Hats will be available for $20 each. They are adjustable with one size fits all and room for the pony tail if you got lots of hair! You can pick them up at the Packet Pick Up in Brainerd.
RIDING THE PAUL
The Paul Bunyan State Trail is one of the longest rail-trails in the country. The multi-use trail follows an inactive railroad corridor built in 1893. The corridor passes through boreal forests, along lakes, rivers and streams. You might also encounter wildlife along the ride's 45 miles visiting the trail towns of Merrifield, Nisswa and Pequot Lakes.
REGISTRATION NOW OPEN!
Registration is now open for Paul's Bacon Ride #3!