Bike Benzie UP North Road Tour & Gravel RaceName: Bike Benzie UP North Road Tour & Gravel RaceDate: June 6, 2020Website: https://www.bikebenzie.org/Event Description:The Benzie Sunrise Rotary Club is proud to present another great biking event for 2020, our 12th year! For our road riders we are offering a new 15-mile route, along with our 30- and 45-mile routes and the metric century—all routes showcasing the stunning beauty of northern Michigan. For our more adventurous riders we are excited to offer a new gravel race with a short course of 20 miles or a long course of 36 miles. Benzie and Manistee Counties have some great gravel roads, and these courses will challenge both new and experienced gravel riders. This event is a day to celebrate bikes, raise money for our community, and promote healthy lifestyles in one of the most beautiful places in the world. In addition to the best bike course in the state, we offer rest stops with homemade local baked goods, refreshments, and enthusiastic volunteers to cheer you on. After the race, stick around at Crystal Mountain to enjoy our celebration, including barbeque, local craft beer and mead, free showers, live music and much more!