Ride the Fault Line

06/22/2013 - 12:00am - 06/29/2013 - 12:00am

Ride the Fault Line is a new 7 day bicycle tour visiting parts of 4 states, Missouri, Arkansas, Tennessee, and Kentucky.  Participants will get to cross the Mississippi River on one of the last remaining river ferries, experience the history of the Civil War and the great New Madrid Earthquakes of 1811-1812, visit the home/studio of famed author Ernest Hemingway, and the boyhood home of Rock & Roll Hall of fame member Carl Perkins, author of the song "Blue Suede Shoes".  393 FLAT miles in 7 days averaging 55 miles/day.


Ride the Fault Line was a Gold-Level Sponsor of MoBikeFed's 2013 Bicycle and Pedestrian Day at the Capitol.

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Event Type: 
Ride - Road
Southeast: Cape Girardeau, Parkland, etc.
Sponsoring Organization: 
Midwest Cyclotouring
Event Location/Address: 
YMCA of Southeast Missouri 511 Taylor Street, Sikeston, MO 63801
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loop tour 393 miles in 7 days
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