FRIDAY, AUGUST 23, 2019
PACKET PICK-UP PARTY
5-7pm at Roundhouse Brewery, Brainerd
Packet Pickup at Roundhouse Brewery in Brainerd. Stop by Friday evening from 5-7pm to pick up your packet and enjoy the fun with live music and give-a-ways! Pit Happens will be on site for all your delicious BBQ needs!
SATURDAY, AUGUST 24, 2019
RIDE START & BREAKFAST
8-9am at Northland Arboretum, Brainerd
The ride will start with a BACON-theme breakfast from Pit Happens at the Northland Arboretum trailhead of the Paul Bunyan Trail.
After riding about 7 miles pull into Merrifield for a quick BACON fix featuring some BACON snacks! If you are thirsty, pop into Harpo’s Saloon for a Bloody Mary or Cold Beer!
Just 7 miles up the trail and through the woods from Merrifield, the fun trail town of Nisswa awaits you! You be ready for some tasty BACON samples from the areas best BACON producers for sure!
Stop at the Big Axe Brewing Co. for some of Minnesota’s finest craft brews, or slide into the Ye Old Pickle Factory for beer or other cold beverage! They are both just an axe throw from the Paul Bunyan Trail. Nisswa also has a slew of neat shops and restaurants for you to enjoy!
Ride another 3.5 miles from Nisswa and our BACON-themed lunch stop from BW Outdoors awaits you at Trailside Park in Pequot Lakes. We will have live music jamming for your enjoyment, so kick back and relax!
And then what???
Once you reach Pequot Lakes, you turn around and head back the same way on the Paul Bunyan Trail and stop as you please in the trail towns of Nisswa and Merrifield before you return to Brainerd!
BACON, BEER & BIKES
REGISTER SOON FOR THE PBR!
You are not seriously thinking about not riding the PBR: Part Deux? Of course not, register soon!