Ride for the Mounds 2018

Join the Hoosier Environmental Council for a bicycle adventure–the 4th Annual Ride for the Mounds (Greenway)!

Starting and ending at Canoe Country in Daleville, ride along scenic country roads roughly following the course of the free flowing West Fork White River near potential routes of the Mounds Greenway. See for yourself the existing trails, parks, hardwood forests and wetlands, and historic resources that the Mounds Greenway seeks to conserve and connect.

WHO:

Anyone who wants to show their support for HEC’s Mounds Greenway Plan to connect Muncie to Anderson, and ultimately, Indianapolis, while preserving the free flowing White River

WHAT:

A scenic bike ride to support the Mounds Greenway, post-ride food, drink, and prize drawing, followed by optional camping and fireside camaraderie along our White River

3 routes for all skill sets with staggered start times:

(A maintenance stand provided by Pro Bikes, Ltd. will be available during registration.)

45 mile ride departs at 12:30 PM

  • SAG stop at Greenway 500 Bike Shop right across the street from the Medford Trailhead on the Cardinal Greenway
  • 45 mile ride route map
  • Will be marked with orange arrows
  • Please note that on-pavement markings are not allowed on the White River and Cardinal Greenway portions of this route which will instead be marked with staked signs.

25 mile ride departs at 1:45 PM

  • SAG stop at Kirk’s Bike Shop in Muncie (off the corner of Jackson and Walnut)
  • 25 mile ride route map
  • Will be marked with yellow arrows
  • Please note that on-pavement markings are not allowed on the White River Greenway portion of this route which will instead be marked with staked signs.

15 mile ride departs at 2:15 PM

  • Mobile support provided by Pro Bikes, Ltd.
  • 15 mile ride route map
  • Will be marked with green arrows

WHEN:

Saturday, September 22, 2018 (check-in begins at 11:00 AM)

WHERE:

All rides start and finish at Canoe Country in Daleville: 6660 S Co Rd 900 W, Daleville, IN 47334

REGISTRATION:

(Please scroll to bottom of page to register.)

All registrations include snacks and drinks to fuel up before the ride, well-marked routes with fully stocked SAG stops (short route will have mobile SAG), a post-ride catered meal, entry into a prize drawing with some awesome prizes, and a campsite for optional post-ride camping, camaraderie and live music from the one and only Barry Banks of Red-Tail Land Conservancy along the River at Canoe Country.

Ticket Info:

General registration: $30
General registration with a Mounds Greenway t-shirt (see below): $40


Don’t forget to buy a limited edition, 100% organic cotton Mounds Greenway t-shirt the day of the ride for $20 at the registration table!  T-shirts are available in women’s cut (bluish grey) or men’s cut (maroon), and will soon be your new favorite t-shirt!


 

A big thank you to our 2018 Ride for the Mounds sponsors:

Presenting Sponsors

Canoe Country (Daleville)
Greenway 500 Bike Shop (Muncie)
Kirk’s Bike Shop (Muncie)
Anderson Road Runners Club (Anderson)
SRAM

Gold Level Sponsors

Bicycle Garage Indy(Indianapolis)
Pro Bikes Ltd. (Daleville)

Piazza Produce (Indianapolis)

Nonprofit Partners

Red-Tail Land Conservancy (Muncie)
Robert Cooper Audubon (Muncie)

Muncie-Delaware Clean and Beautiful
Healthy Communities of Henry County (New Castle)
League of Women Voters of Muncie-Delaware County (Muncie)
Heart of the River (Anderson)
Bike Muncie