The Wish-A-Mile Bicycle Tour offers a one-day, 100-mile ride and you have the option to ride any one of the three days of the tour:
Friday, July 26 (starting in Marshall and ending in Holland)
Saturday, July 27 (starting in Holland and ending in Kalamazoo/Portage)
Sunday, July 28 (Starting in Kalamazoo/Portage and ending in Marshall)
Riders have the option to check-in the night before or the morning for either date you chose. As a 100-mile rider you have the option to stay at the overnight location or at an approved hotel along the route (shuttles will run continuously to the approved hotels in the morning and evening). As a 100-mile rider you have the option to stay overnight the night prior to your ride starting. *Staying at a hotel is the financial responsibility of the rider. **Please refer to the Full Tour Itinerary for official start times for check-in, when the route opens and other important times through the tour.
Transportation options available to you:
If you are registering to ride on Saturday or Sunday you have the option to meet and leave your car at Marshall High School to be shuttled to Holland on Friday or Kalamazoo/Portage Saturday (depending on which day you are riding) night. There is a separate fee for this service and you must reserve a spot ahead of time. You must arrive at Marshall High School by 3:45 p.m. on Friday or Saturday (depending on which day you are riding) to leave at 4:00 p.m. sharp. You will be shuttled to Holland or Kalamazoo/Portage along with your bike and luggage. Rider check-in will be open in the evening and again in the morning.
If you are registering to ride on Friday or Saturday you have the option to be shuttled back to Marshall when you finish. There is a separate fee for this service and you must reserve a spot ahead of time. You must be ready by 6:45 p.m. to leave at 7:00 p.m. sharp on the shuttle back to Marshall on either Friday or Saturday evening.
Shuttle fees: A one way trip is $40 and a round trip is $60. You must reserve a spot ahead of time with Matt Seagrave. Your spot will be officially reserved after payment is made - the link for payment will be sent once requested.
You can also post in the Wish-A-Mile Bicycle Tour - Fundraising and Training Facebook group if you are looking for carpooling options.
Approved Hotels - coming soon!
RV, Camper, Bus and Trailer Policy** - coming soon!
**To ensure the safety of riders on the tour and to allow vendors, volunteers, medical vehicles, refrigerator and luggage trucks to maneuver as needed, we are asking all teams and riders to follow guidelines as outlined in the RV, Camper, Bus and Trailer Policy document linked above.
Wish-A-Mile Route - released in June 2024!
Personal SAG Vehicles Prohibited
Personal SAG vehicles are not permitted on any of the Wish-A-Mile Bicycle Tour Routes. Please understand our need to reduce traffic for the safety of all riders. The tour provides SAG (Support and Guide) vehicles and full route support including medical and police personnel. Please read more about the Personal SAG Vehicle Policy here.