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Sparta-Elroy Bike Trip -2016

Fri, 08/19/2016 - 4:00pm to Sun, 08/21/2016 - 2:00pm


Sparta – Elroy and 400 Trail Bike Trip
August 19 – 21

Cost: $50

Gelandesprung / Sly Fox Ski Club
Chapparal Campground

316 Dreamland Dr, Wonewoc, WI 53968


Come join us for an adventure with friends. It is not all about biking. Enjoy
campfires, laughter, stories, town excursions and so much more. Sparta/Elroy trail
takes you back in time when so many traveled on these trails by train. Bikers can

experience the trip by bike through the three massive tunnels.


Trip includes Saturday night dinner and breakfast on Saturday and Sunday and
some munchies. Bring your own beer/soda/mix drinks. Chapparal Supper Club
offers a Friday night Fish Fry and a full menu, Friday dinner is on your own. RV
sites are available, add $14. RSVP by August 1st. Non-members are welcome. 

Contact Jenny for more info on the campground


Options based on your ability and interest.

  • Sparta to Elroy -3 tunnels 64+ miles round trip
  • Sparta to Wilton -2 tunnels 34 miles round trip
  • Wilton to tunnel 5 miles round trip
  • Norwalk to tunnel 3 (longest tunnel) 7 miles round trip.
  • 400 trail is Elroy to Reedsburg 45 miles
  • Campground to Sparta 87+ miles


Things to check out

  • World’s Largest Bike 32ft talking “Big Ben Bikin”
  • Deke Slayton Memorial Space and bike Museum
  • Elroy Historical Museum - life near the railroad and farming


RSVP by August 1st

Make checks out to: Gelandesprung Ski Club with Elroy/Sparta in the memo.
$50 per person
RV site $14 more

Send checks to
Jenny Lunde
5511 Matterhorn Dr NE
Fridley, MN 55432
C) 651-357-7208




316 Dreamland Dr, Wonewoc, WI 53968



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Gelandesprung Meaning


a jump, usually over an obstacle, in which one plants both poles in the snow in advance of the skis, bends close to the ground, and propels oneself chiefly by the use of the poles.


Gelandesprung Ski Club
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Green Bay, WI 54307-0422


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