This 15 mile ride will begin and end at McCarthy’s Beach and take the rider along wetlands and lakes and through northern boreal forest with stands of red and white pine, leatherleaf-black spruce lowlands, birch and aspen. Some of the ride includes riding on the Taconite Trail in the park and parts of the George Washington State Forest and around the community of Side Lake.
Distance / Skill Level Required – 15 miles. Moderate to easy
Time – 9:00 AM
Location – McCarthy Beach State Park & Side Lake
Start/gathering location – McCarthy’s Beach
Host/Sponsor – McCarthy Beach State Park