Join the riders
Time: 2:00 p.m.
Location: Voyageur Outward Bound School. 1007 Spruce Road, parking available.
Summary: Bring your bike and meet up with the riders and other supporters for the final 15-mile leg of the Bike Tour into Ely.
Celebration at Sustainable Ely
Time: 4:00-7:00 p.m.
Location: Sustainable Ely education and action center, 206 Sheridan Street, Ely
Summary: Celebrate the success of the Bike Tour to Save the Boundary Waters and the riders’ arrival in Ely after their 800+ mile journey from Winona that started on April 2. Join us for this fundraiser and kick-off event for Sustainable Ely’s third summer season inspiring visitors and local residents to action to protect the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness from the threat of sulfide-ore copper mining. A great way to celebrate Mother’s Day – bring mom to the party and celebrate the Wilderness! BBQ and beverages will be served. Donations encouraged.