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Mississippi River Bicycle Tour

Ride Details

Dates: Late Aug - Late Sep, 2021

Distance: 2150 miles

Cost: $11,800

Rider Level: Intermediate- Advanced

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When you tip-toe through the humble origin near Lake Itasca, you will never believe this trickle of water will be the “Mighty Mississippi” emptying into the Gulf of Mexico some 2552 miles downstream.

Your cycling journey will take you from the headwaters of the Mississippi along the borders of eleven states. The tour is southbound, but not all down-hill.

Indulge in cuisine varying from Wall-eyed Pike and wild rice, St. Louis style Ribs to Crawfish Etouffee and powdered Beignets.

Along your route enjoy the scenery on the 150-mile paved Paul Bunyan Trail, urban trails in Minneapolis, St. Louis, Memphis and the levee trails in Louisiana. Take in the rollers along the farmlands of Wisconsin, Iowa and Illinois. Relax or take in the sites of Anheuser Bush, The Arch or a day cruise on a riverboat in St. Louis. If you are a history buff, Memphis, Vicksburg and New Orleans will fill your head with facts on American, Native American and Civil War history. The impeccably maintained plantation houses of Louisiana will provide luxurious accommodations.

The Mississippi Bike tour is conveniently divided into 4 segments for those who can not commit to the full 33-Day trek. The segments start and stop in major cities making it easy to join any leg of the tour.

Segment I- Headwaters to Minneapolis- 6 Days $2400

Segment II- Minneapolis to St. Louis- 11 Days $4000

Segment III- St. Louis to Memphis- 8 Days $3200

Segment IV- Memphis to New Orleans- 8 Days $3200

Cost for the Entire Tour: $11,800  All inclusive of meals on riding days, hotels, mechanic, guide and van support. No camping and no self supported options.

Starting Date: Aug 30.2021  Reservations accepted.

Daily itineraries will be available soon. For now, picture this route or start charting for your enjoyment.

Segment I- Lake Itacsa - Bemidji – Pequot Lakes – Little Falls- Monticello – Minneapolis

Segment II  coming soon

Segment III coming soon

Segment IV coming soon