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Babe Mortenson receives a high-five as she crosses the finish line at the Sanford Center for Saturday's Loop the Lake Festival in Bemidji. (Micah Friez | Bemidji Pioneer)
Smiles along the shores: Loop the Lake Festival sees biggest turnout yet
June 17, 2017 - 7:18pm
June 14, 2017
The Loop the Lake Festival is a 17-mile bike ride around Lake Bemidji that will have a rolling start between 7:30 and 9:30 a.m. Saturday. The route starts at the Sanford Center and goes north on Birchmont Drive, through Lake Bemidji State Park on Birchmont Beach Road and back to the Sanford Center on the Paul Bunyan State Trail. (Pioneer file photo)
Loop the Lake Festival returning Saturday
June 14, 2017 - 7:05pm
June 20, 2015
Riders take part in the Loop the Lake cycling event Saturday in Bemidji. About 650 riders took part, about 150 more than organizers expected. (Ryan Pietruszewski | Bemidji Pioneer)
Pedal power: 650 riders take part in Loop the Lake
June 20, 2015 - 5:22pm
June 18, 2015
The Loop the Lake Festival is a 17-mile bike ride around Lake Bemidji that will begin at 8 a.m. Saturday. The route starts at the Sanford Center and goes north on Birchmont Drive, through Lake Bemidji State Park on Birchmont Beach Road and back to the Sanford Center on the Paul Bunyan Trail. (2014 file photo)play button
VIDEO: A second go-around: Loop the Lake bike event returns to Bemidji
June 18, 2015 - 10:24am
August 28, 2013
A cyclist comes around a corner on a bike path in Bemidji. Last summer, Bemidji received a bronze-level Bicycle Friendly Community ranking by the League of American Bicyclists, and a local group met Tuesday to discuss ways to improve on that ranking. MONTE DRAPER | BEMIDJI PIONEER
Pushing for more pedals: Local cycling group meets to discuss amping up bike-friendly status for Bemidji
August 28, 2013 - 12:32am