Ride with Leinie 2023 was a great success! Here's news about the 2024 Ride!

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Dick and Jean Leinenkugel at RwL.
Dick and Jean Leinenkugel at the base for Ride with Leinie in Conover Community Park .

Ride with Leinie returns to the Conover-Phelps Trail on July 27, 2024!

Come enjoy a ride with Dick Leinenkugel on the beautiful Conover-Phelps Trail or take a road ride on scenic Northwoods roads, and help GHT raise funds for the enhancement and development of eastern Vilas County bike trails.

Registration fee includes the bike ride, the Ride t-shirt*, one lunch ticket (choice of Trig’s Smokehouse Brat, hot dog or plant-based burger, chips, and pickle), and three beverage tickets for Leinenkugel Beer tasting, root beer or water. (*We cannot guarantee shirt size for those who register after June 27th.)

Non-riders are welcome! Meal ticket, $7.00, includes choice of Trig’s Smokehouse Brat, hot dog or plant-based burger, chips, and pickle. Beer ticket $5.00. Root beer or canned water $3.00. Cash Only.

Day of ride registrations are welcome with cash or check only.

New this year: 100k Road Ride!  Maps for the 2024 ride options will be available soon!


Register by June 27, 2024 = $40.00 per person.
Register after June 27, 2024 = $50.00 per person. 

CLICK HERE to register online and pay by credit card.

For the official mail-in registration form CLICK HERE. Please mail the completed entry form and check no later than July 20, 2024. Make checks payable to GHT.)

Registrations will be accepted on the day of the event - $50.00 per person. We can only accept checks or cash on the day of the event.

To become a Ride Sponsor contact us at RidewithLeinie@gmail.com.

If you’re not able to join us for the 2024 Ride with Leinie but would like to donate to Great Headwaters Trails' trail projects, CLICK HERE.

SCHEDULE OF EVENTS - Saturday, July 27, 2024

All activities start and end at Conover Town Park, 4697 Park Circle, Conover, WI.

7:30 a.m. 100k scenic Northwoods road ride departs. (Check-in begins at 6:45 a.m.)
8:30 a.m. 40-mile scenic Northwoods road ride departs. (Check-in begins at 7:30 a.m.)
9:30 a.m. 20.4-mile trail ride led by Dick Leinekugel departs. (Check-in begins at 8:30 a.m.)
10:00 a.m. 20-mile Scenic Northwoods Road Ride departs. (Check-in begins at 9:00 a.m.)
10:30 a.m. 10.4-mile trail ride led by Katie Leinekugel departs. (Check-in begins at 9:30 a.m.)
11:30 a.m.
Picnic lunch begins.
12:30 p.m. Drawing for Leinenkugel merchandise begins. (Must be 21 or oder and present at the time of the drawing to win!)
1:30 p.m. Live auction begins.
2:00 p.m. Bucket Raffle drawing begins. (Must be present to win!)
2:30 p.m. Drawing for raffle prizes begins. (Need NOT be present to win. Tickets for this raffle will go on sale in spring of 2024.)
3:00 pm Ride with Leinie 2024 ends

2023 Sponsors of Ride with Leinie

Gold Level 

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Chippewa Falls, WI  54729

BJ's Bike Shop at Your Boat Club
917 Highway 51 N, US-51, Minocqua, WI 54548


Greenhill's Log Cabin
226 US-45, Conover, WI. 54519


A couple from Forest Lake
Land O' Lakes, WI 54540

Luoto's Fitness
4258 CR-B, Land O' Lakes, WI 54540

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Wild Eagle Lodge
1965 Wild Eagle Ln, Eagle River, WI 54521


Silver Level 

BJ's Sports Shop at Your Boat Club
917 Highway 51 N, US-51, Minocqua, WI  54558



Eagle Waters Resort
3958 Eagle Waters Rd., Eagle River, WI. 54521


Hiker Box logo

Hiker Box
117 E. Wall St., Eagle River, WI 54521

Hornung Family Foundation
Watersmeet, MI 49969

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Leinie Lodge
Chippewa Falls, WI. 54729

Mel's Trading Post
105 Brown St, Rhinelander, WI. 54501

North Twin Builders LLC
2345 Strong Rd, Phelps, WI 54554

Trig's Smokehouse
1607 N Stevens St, Rhinelander, WI 54501

Twin Lake Pub
3894 Twin Lake Rd., Conover, WI 54519


Bronze Level 

Boat Sport Marina
3624 WI-70, Eagle River, WI 54521

Boone's Building Supply
3800 Shangri La Rd, Eagle River, WI 54521

Claytons 1881 Room
7004 US Route 45, Three Lakes, Wisconsin 54562

Jet & Kim Goluska

4262 County Rd B, Land O' Lakes, WI 54540

Toad in the Hole
121 S Railroad St, Eagle River, WI 54521