BikeMaine starts this weekend in Presque Isle as 450 bicyclists peddle to the St. John Valley and northern Aroostook County on a scenic trek from September 8-15.

Riders are in Presque Isle Saturday and start their journey Sunday morning, September 9th. The trip brings the bicyclists back to Presque Isle, September 15th.

There are activities in the Riverside Park area Saturday with the Star City Syndicate performing at 7:30 PM.

You’re encouraged to cheer for the riders Sunday morning as they leave Presque Isle around 7:30 AM.

From BikeMaine’s webpage: BikeMaine is an event offered by the Bicycle Coalition of Maine, a nonprofit membership organization with more than 5,000 members working to make Maine better through biking and walking.