January 2022: Registration opened for the Habitat 500.

June 2022: Online kick-off to the 2022 Habitat 500. Missed the program? Find a recording here. 

July 14-17, 2022: Join us in Fergus Falls, MN, for a build day and three days of riding together!

Thursday, July 14:
  • Build Day in Fergus Falls: Shifts from 7:30AM – 12PM or 12:30PM – 4:30PM
  • 3:30PM: Join local cyclist Dave Sanderson for a casual ride around Fergus Falls.
  • Approx 3:00 – 4:00PM: Volunteer Orientation at Hillcrest
  • 4:00 – 7:00PM: Rider Check-In Window at Hillcrest
  • 5:00 -7:00PM: Dinner Window (Location TBD)
  • 6:30 – 7:15 PM: New Rider Orientation at Hillcrest
  • 7:30 – 8:30PM: Full group welcome program and safety briefing at Hillcrest

Friday, July 15: Ride Day 1: Bike approximately 70 miles in a loop east of Fergus Falls, with a stop at Inspiration Peak.

  • 6:00 – 7:00AM: Rider Check In at Hillcrest

Saturday, July 16: Ride Day 2: Choose from 60, 74, 87, or 100 mile loops through lakes country, with several miles of trail biking (87 and 100 mile rides)

  • 6:00 – 7:00AM: Rider Check In at Hillcrest
  • Motu Band playing all afternoon at Hillcrest
  • 4:30-5:30PM: Historic Walk Downtown
  • Bike.home celebration in the evening
  • Group photo taken after dinner

Sunday, July 17: Ride Day 3: Finish your riding with the 46-mile Prairie loop west of Fergus Falls

  • Finish Line Celebration at Hillcrest

Looking to spread the word about the 2021 Habitat 500? Share the Habitat 500 Postcard!

Click here for a printable PDF of the 2021 postcard!

Click here for a digital, clickable 2021 postcard!