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Please join me, Randa Stern, in a celebration of Paul Stern’s life.

Paul completed this year’s ODRAM event, 150 miles, in 10 hours and 1 minute.  Not too shabby for an 80 year old man.  He was passionate about biking, me, about everything he did.

He loved and lived passionately.  Last Wednesday, he started his second DALMAC ride and with less than 6 miles to go on the second day, he had a catastrophic accident (no one else was involved) and did not survive.

We will be having a celebration of life/ice cream social (because ice cream was his favorite food) at 2:00 PM on September 19th at River Church, 8393 E. Holly Road, Holly, MI.  You are all welcome to come.  DALMAC riders are invited to wear their DALMAC jerseys.  Please text your RSVP to (248) 245-3067, if you plan to attend.  Contributions in memory of Paul can be made to River View Church.  Thank you.  Randa Stern

Paul Stern Maple Rapids DALMAC







DALMAC Early Bird Registration
for 2020 will be open Monday September 2nd at 7:00am and close September 15th at 7:00pm. To register go to the  DALMAC  website.

The 2019 Photos from Mackinaw City are now online. To view them or request a hi-res copy please go to DALMAC 2019  

The Dick Allen Lansing to MACkinaw
 is Michigan’s Epic Bicycle Tour features beautiful scenery, small lakes and big lakes, the Tunnel of Trees, and a well-deserved sense of accomplishment!

 

Multiple routes wind northward through the countryside and quaint small towns, from East Lansing (4 and 5 day routes), Gladwin (3 East route), Grayling (2 East route), and Wolverine (2 Trail route), culminating with a fun party finish in Mackinaw City. Each route varies in distance providing just the right challenge for all cyclists.

 

Riders look forward to finding and re-visiting favorite breweries, ice cream shops, beaches, scenic venues, lunch stops, stores, rest stops, and host town venues that add to the revenue of communities, organizations, churches, convenience stores, and small businesses. Riders enjoy many lesser traveled roadways, and Michigan's varied scenery. Michigan's terrain is mostly rolling, but at least one hill provides a long-talked-about challenge.

 

All routes finish by 6 p.m. on Sunday evening. Some riders are met by family or friends for the return trip, while others choose to pre-purchase a ticket to load their bicycles on the baggage trucks and return to their original departure point on chartered buses.

 

Many riders return year after year to enjoy DALMAC and we are so glad that you do!

 

Thank you for riding DALMAC ~ Michigan’s Epic Bicycle Tour!!!

For more information please go to our DALMAC website at  DALMAC

For RideWithGPS files please go to the DALMAC Routes sectoin on the DALMAC website.

The DALMAC Fund, Inc., advances and promotes the use of bicycles; bicycle safety; public awareness of bicyclists’ rights on public thoroughfares; bicycling events; a bicycle route system for the tri-county, Lansing metropolitan area; a statewide bicycle route system; instruction as to the care and maintenance of bicycles; and social opportunities for bicyclists.  The DALMAC Fund, Inc., is an IRS-approved 501(c)(3) organization; therefore, donations are tax-deductible.

If you would like to make a tax free donation to the DALMAC Fund please go to DALMAC Fund Donations DALMAC Fund Donations


                                                                                                              

 

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