Obstacle courses can be found at many of these events. Poker runs, mud runs,
drag racing, sled pulls and more are just a few of the popular attractions you can
be a part of this summer and fall season.
historical bridge crossing. After crossing the Mackinac Bridge, then everyone will parade through downtown
St. Ignace and end up at the Little
Bear Arena, where there will be lunch
and an after-crossing party with a live
band. On Sunday, everyone can
head out on the trail next to Little Bear
and enjoy riding on their own.
Directions: From Detroit, take the
I- 75 North to St. Ignace. Take exit
344A to get to the Little Bear East
Contact: 906-643-6950, www.trek
16: OCTOBER 7-11
PUMPKIN RUN ATV RALLY
Iron County holds 250 miles in the
largest ATV trail system in Wisconsin.
The Pumpkin Run ATV Rally holds a
weekend-long poker run, along with
great trail riding through the weekend. The views and scenic trails have
breathtaking views of waterfalls, the
Penokee Mountains and a great view
of Lake Superior. There is a lot of
fun entertainment, games and prize
giveaways. Food is available as well.
Mercer and Hurley Chambers join
together to organize this fun event for
the whole family to enjoy.
Directions: From Green Bay, it’s
a 200-mile trip. Take the 29 West
to Rothschild. Turn right and head
north up 51 to Mercer. To get to
Hurley, keep heading north on 51
another 20 miles.
17: OCTOBER 8-15
NATIONAL TRAIL FEST
Gilbert, West Virginia
The Hatfield-McCoy trails provide
some of the best riding around. The
Rockhouse Trail is easily accessed
from the host site. There are a multitude of fun activities, which starts with
music and live entertainment. Stunt
shows, mud-pit runs, vendor demo
rides, wheelie contests and more
are on the schedule. At night, everyone can enjoy fireworks displays in
between the rest of the entertainment.
Trail Fest has treasure hunts, poker
runs and a dice run for prizes as well.
This is a popular event, so register
early and don’t miss out on a great
Cost: $80 with trail permit included.
Directions: From Charleston, take
US-119 South to exit 73 East. The road
turns into WV 10 and goes through
Logan and Man. Take a right on WV
80 South into Gilbert.