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Iron Ore Heritage Bike Tour
Participants will start a the Michigan Iron Industry Museum and take a leisurely guided bike tour on the Iron Ore Heritage Trail. There will be several stops along the way with interpretation of historic sites, including the Jackson Mine and Old Town Negaunee.
The total distance of the tour is approximately 15 miles (from the museum to Ishpeming and back).
The terrain is a mix of hills and flat patches. The route will be roughly Trailhead #7 to Trailhead #4 and returning to Trailhead #7.
A map can be found on-line at: http://ironoreheritage.com/
Approximately 1/4 of the trail is hard packed
Reservations are REQUIRED. A $25.00 per participant fee is required the day of the event (includes lunch, handouts, and tour)
Accepted forms of payment include cash, card, and checks made out to "The Michigan Iron Industry Museum"
73 Forge Rd., Negaunee, MI 49866