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Ride Around the Mitten

Version No. 1.0
Date last revised: May 25, 2023

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The Ride Around the Mitten, Michigan's Lower Peninsula is roughly 1,135 miles.  Most of this ride is on two lane roads.

Be sure to read the standard State - Province Ride Around Rules contained here before starting your ride

Fees: See fee page


The ride must be completed in less than 24 hours.

You must "ride through" each of the listed jurisdictions in the order listed, either clockwise or counterclockwise is fine but they must be in order, e.g. Northport MUST come immediately before or after Manistee.
Mackinaw City

Cross Village


New Buffalo
Camden **
Luna Pier
Port Huron

Port Austin



**Use caution if riding on Territorial Rd on the southern border of the state as it crosses into Ohio between US 127 and Lickley Rd.  Be sure you do not leave the state of Michigan.

Reminder: is required. 

It is YOUR responsibility to prove you "rode through" all required jurisdictions in the required order. Spotwalla goes a long way towards this proof.


There is no additional merchandise for this ride.