Join us for Prairie Pedal:
Sunday, September 26, 2021
Choose from a 20 mile, 40 mile, or 62 mile ride on quiet Macon County country roads. Your registration includes a free pair of Prairie Pedal cycling socks and well-stocked rest stops along the routes. You’ll see vibrant prairie grasses, wildflowers, and likely spot some wildlife as you ride. After the ride, enjoy live music and a tasty chili lunch (with vegetarian option) and an assortment of refreshments. All routes begin and end at Rock Springs Conservation Area, 3939 Nearing Lane, Decatur, IL.
Support vehicles will be monitoring the routes, and available to help riders in need of assistance during the event. Priority will be given to riders in emergency situations due to illness, injury, or irreparable breakdowns. All riders must wear a bicycle helmet. Parental supervision is required for children. The ride takes place on public roads where other motorists are present.
$25/rider on or before Thursday, September 9
$30/rider after Thursday, September 9
Event Times & Location
Riders on the 40 and 62 mile routes may check-in between 6:30am and 8am.
Riders on the 20 mile route may check-in between 8am and 10am.
Lunch begins at 10:30am.
Riders must complete their routes by 1pm.
All routes begin and end at Rock Springs Conservation Area, 3939 Nearing Lane, Decatur, IL.
1 Snail Mail: Print and fill out a paper registration form.
2 Active.com: Register online through Active.com.
3 In Person: Register in person any time after September 1, up to and including the day of the event. To register in person before the event, visit our business office any weekday, Monday-Friday, 8am-5pm in Rock Springs Nature Center, 3939 Nearing Lane, Decatur, IL.