Bike the 'Burg
Challenge 2021
Fitchburg, WI

Join The Bike The 'Burg Challenge

The Bike the 'Burg Challenge is a great way to get moving, get outdoors and explore the local area! Participants will be challenged to log 150 miles from May-September, 2021. (We’re on the honor system!) You can keep track of you miles on your own using any method that works for you. You could use an app like Strava or in an excel file, or whatever is easiest for you! Registrants will be entered into several drawings and eligible to win fabulous prizes from local businesses!

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Submit A Ride

Are you planning a meet-up ride or an organized ride in 2021? Submit your event to our biking calendar! 

Organized rides will have a designated route, leader and possible registration fees. Meet-Up rides are more casual: just a group of local bikers, meeting up to explore the area on two-wheels! Both types of events are welcome!

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Upcoming Meetups/Rides/Events

Add Some Mileage with these
Popular Routes

Trail passes can be purchased online, at the DNR office on Fish Hatchery Road or at kiosks along the trails.

Click here for more info from the DNR on State Trail Passes

Cannonball/Arboretum loop

10 mile loop through Dunn's Marsh, UW Arboretum and down Fish Hatchery Road

Paoli Loop

18.5 mile loop through the west side of Fitchburg and south to Paoli.

McKee Farms Park/Capital Springs

8 mile loop from McKee Farms Park in Fitchburg through Capital Springs Recreation Area

McKee Farms Park To Paoli

20 mile round-trip ride from McKee Farms Park in Fitchburg to Paoli

Loop Through Dane County

A 50 mile loop from Fitchburg to Oregon to Verona and back

Family Friendly Rides Around Fitchburg

4 short rides around Fitchburg that are great for bikers of any age!