2019 Adventure weekend Itinerary & Details
Hey everyone, we're so pumped that you're joining us for the 5th annual Salsa Fargo Sub 48 weekend in Northern Michigan!!! As you make the final tweaks to your gear and bike, please take a few minutes to read through the details so you know what to expect for the 9/6 - 9/8 weekend.
A file with all the details, including: first and second night campgrounds and addresses, times and activities, food, beer and course info can be viewed HERE
The ride takes place on mainly dirt and gravel roads with some single track mixed in. Fargo's, Mountain, Fat, or gravel bikes are suitable for the roads. We suggest riding a minimum of 40MM tires, as there will be some loose and sandy sections.
If you have a Garmin, we suggest you dowload the route following the hyperlink below. You may need to log into Strava to export the file.
Route with single track:
Course Map - You'll receive an 11 x 17 map with turn by turn cue sheet at packet pick up
What to bring:
. cell phone
· camp chair for Friday night
· water bottles or camelback
· Bike light / rear blinking light
· energy food, snacks
· Drinking cup, plate and utensils ( reduce/reuse ) we will also have disposable on hand
· Bike tools, tubes, spare chain or links
· Pump or co2 inflators
· Ride maps and cue sheets(We will print and provide)
· Tent or hammock
· Sleeping bag
· Mattress pad
· headlamp or flashlight
· Cash and credit card
· Layering bike clothes
· Layering street clothes
· Bath supplies
· Water proof bags
· Sunglasses, sunscreen. bug spray
· Hat and gloves if the weather is cool
· Street shoes or sandals
· Matches or lighter
We're hoping for nice weather, but the ride takes place rain or shine.
Thanks again for joining us for the bike adventure. Let us know if you have any questions. We'll see you all in Northern Michigan.
Rick & Cathy, Tenner & Marn, Matt & Jenny and Losey