Sgt Timmerman 13 Mile Gravel Ride
Named in honor of Emporia and medal of honor recipient Grant Timmerman, this ride is for everyone! This is not a race but a ride through the South Lyon County countryside! Route is over the gravel and dirt-packed roads on the leading edge of the Flint Hills.
If we get a COVID spike:rides will begin at 9am and groups of 25 will go every 15 minutes. Participants will receive an email the week of the event letting them know their approximate start time. Otherwise mass start per the schedule provided
Virtual ride dates are 9/11 through 11/11 for the same SWAG! Just register under virtual option and send us in your ride photo and results!
GEN Eisenhower 40 Mile Gravel Ride
For the rider needing a greater length and challenge, this ride explores more of the Flint Hills in South Lyon County. Named after former President, General and citizen of Kansas Dwight D. Eisenhower.
If we have a COIVID Spike rides will begin at 9am and groups of 25 will go every 15 minutes. Participants will receive an email the week of the event letting them know their approximate start time. Otherwise normal mass group start per the schedule.
Can't make it town? Register for the virtual option 9/11 through 11/11 and receive the same SWAG. Just send us your ride photos and results!
Emporia Freedom Fest is honored to support and partner with the students and faculty/staff at USD 252 Southern Lyon County. Annually students provide priceless memories and opportunities for over a dozen veterans from past conflicts to visit our Nations Capitol. EFF is proud to host this ride to provide financial support for the Honor Flight Program
16 Mile Route Map
40 Mile Route Map