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GRAVEL PIZZA OVERNIGHTER

September 24-25, 2022
Middle of Nowhere, Wisconsin

GRAVEL NIGHTS IN THE FALL WITH FRIENDS

The Nxrth invites you to an overnight gathering of adventure cyclists at Wedges Creek pizza farm on Saturday, September 24. Cool nights. Less hurry. Flannel evenings and the smell of wood-fired pizza. All surrounded by new friends and tucked away at the end of a gravel road off the map. It's Fall; let's ride together.

DETAILS

WHAT IS THE GRAVEL PIZZA OVERNIGHTER?

Where: Eau Claire County & Clark County Wisconsin (starting address forthcomming)

When: September 24-25

Distances: ~45 miles on Saturday and ~25-30 miles on Sunday

Route: Mostly gravel roads and some ATV trails. A little pavement. Occasional sand. Many similar roads as the Coon Fork Overnighter on our Routes page.

This is a 2-day community bikepacking event that starts in Eau Claire County. We'll all start together, follow The Nxrth's handpicked gravel route at your own pace and then camp together at Wedges Creek pizza farm before biking home the next morning. This is a rain or shine event.

Saturday Schedule:

10am: Registration

11am: Group Rollout

11am-Whenever: Biking! (Optional stops for ice cream, bars, cheese curds, etc.)

3-5pm: Arrive at Wedges Creek (welcome drink included!)

5-10pm: Dinner, Drinks, & Music (supper NOT included)

Sunday Schedule:

8-9am Farm Breakfast w Ruby Coffee & Nolcheck's Sausage (included!)

Whenever: Bike back to cars via shorter route. No group rollout.

WHO IS THIS EVENT FOR?

This is for new and seasoned bikepackers who have their own gear, are able to bike 45 miles with gear, and support their own ride. If you're looking to roll through artful gravel and build community, this is for you.

WHAT IS THE ROUTE & GRAVEL LIKE?

We'll be riding through wooded and farmed gravel roads about 45 miles on Saturday and about 25-30 miles on Sunday. There's occasional sand, rolling hills, and some ATV tracks that require caution. We recommend tires with 38mm+ width.

100% UNSUPPORTED & SELF-GUIDED

This is not a guided or supported ride. You're 100% responsible for navigating this event on your own using our GPS file and being self-sufficient throughout the entire ride.

INCLUDED:

- Admission to Gravel Pizza Overnighter

- Embark Maple variety pack (3 packs)

- Welcome drink at Wedges Creek

- 1-night camping

- Bathroom and shower amenities

- Farm breakfast with Nolchek's sausage & Ruby Coffee

- Route information via RideWithGPS

NOT INCLUDED:

- Lunch during the Saturday ride

- Supper Saturday night at the pizza farm

- Mechanical support

- Navigational support

- Bike, gear, camping equipment

- Transportation to or from the event

- Transportation to or from Wedges Creek

DESTINATION: WEDGES CREEK HIDEAWAY

Hidden away where you'd least expect it tucked right between the woods and the farms is Wedges Creek Hideaway. Space to spread out. Fires to warm the cool nights. Pizza, drinks, and a shower house. Everything we need for a perfect adventure together.

Food & Drinks
(dinner not included)

Tucked Away Off the Map

Field Camping

Bathroom & Showers

Farm Breakfast w Ruby Coffee & Nolcheck's Sausage (included)

TICKETS

Two ways to join us. Keep it simple or add some swag.

STANDARD $80

+ $6.50 fee

GRAB YOUR FRIENDS. LET'S RIDE.

✔️ Admission to Gravel Pizza Overnighter

✔️ Embark Maple variety pack (3 packs)

✔️ Welcome drink at Wedges Creek

✔️ 1-night camping with bathroom/showers

✔️ Farm breakfast (Nolchek's sausage & Ruby Coffee)

✔️ Route information via RideWithGPS

Early Bird (Ends July 15 ): $75

Standard (Ends Aug 31 ): $80

Last Minute (Ends Sept 20 ): $85

GOLD $110

+$8.33 fee

BRING THE EVENT HOME WITH YOU.

✔️ Admission to Gravel Pizza Overnighter

✔️ Embark Maple variety pack (3 packs)

✔️ Welcome drink at Wedges Creek

✔️ 1-night camping with bathroom/showers

✔️ Farm breakfast (Nolchek's sausage & Ruby Coffee)

✔️ Route information via RideWithGPS

✔️ Gravel Pizza Overnighter T-Shirt* [VIEW]

✔️ Gravel Pizza Overnighter Event Patch* [VIEW]

        *Delivered at the event

Early Bird (Ends July 15 ): $105

Standard (Ends Aug 31 ): $110

Last Minute (Ends Sept 20 ): $115

 

FAQ'S

How old do riders have to be?

You must be 18 years old to register.

If you'd like to bring your dependent minor child(ren), reach out to us for info. info@thenxrth.com

Can I hammock?

No. Tickets include field camping with a tent where there are no trees.

What food options are available for different dietary needs?

Wedges Creek has pizza available and they can accommodate vegetarian and gluten-free options.

Can I bring my own food?

You can bring your own food but it must be cooked and consumed in the camping area as carry-ins are not allowed in the pizza/dining/restaurant area of Wedges Creek.

What if it rains?

This is a rain or shine event and will be held regardless of rain.

Is there a discount for sharing a tent?

All prices are per person whether you have your own tent or are sharing with other people.

I'm not sure I can make the entire route, will there be support?

This is an unsupported ride. You are expected to carry your own gear and identify your own solutions if you have mechanical problems.

Can I get a refund?

Refund Policy:

- Full refund through August 15.

- 50% Refund through September 14

- No refunds are available after September 15

This too long/too short. Can I lengthen/shorten it?

Yep. Reach out and I can give you some ideas.

  QUESTIONS? EMAIL INFO@THENXRTH.COM