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Red Flint Firecracker Mountain Bike and Trail Run Races

Post Date:06/21/2016 1:03 PM

Red Flint Firecracker Mountain Bike and Trail Run Races
AT LOWES CREEK COUNTY PARK WEEKEND OF JUNE 24-26th

The Red Flint Firecracker mountain bike and trail run races as well as the pre-race rides, will be held this Saturday, June 25th  and Sunday, June 26th at Lowes Creek County Park. As approved by the Eau Claire County Parks & Forest Committee, the County will provide exclusive use of park trails for the Firecracker events from Noon to Dusk on Friday and Saturday and from 7:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. on Sunday.

Therefore, all Lowes Creek County Park trails will be closed to nonracers during those times.

Vehicle entrance fees to Lowes Creek Park will be waived during the two days for racers and spectators. Spectators are invited to access the races by parking either at the Lowes Creek County Park parking lot off South Lowes Creek Road, or at the Expo Center on Lorch Avenue off HWY 93. The race venue will be at the County Expo
Center where races will start and finish. Volunteers and spectators for the event are always welcomed and you may visit www.chippewaoffroad.org/events/firecracker for more information.

Spectator events include Fosters Firetruck Pizza from 5-8pm on June 24th, pre-riding and pasta feed on Saturday and all day Sunday at various spots throughout the park.
Any questions regarding this news release can be directed to Eau Claire County Parks & Forest at 715-839-4783.

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