Bike, Explore and Earn an Award!
An Explorer Award recognizes people who have explored the recreational trails in Southern Wisconsin and Northern Illinois within a given year. The trails can be explored on foot, skis, bicycle or a combination. This includes the Badger and Sugar River state trails.
We currently offer two awards: the Badger Explorer and the Trail Explorer. The requirements for each are different.
The Badger Explorer
- Cycle the entire Badger Trail from Madison to the Illinois border, a total of 40 miles.
- Find answers to five trivia- type questions while on the trail
- Submit at least two photos
- Submit a short journal of your experiences while riding the trail
The Trail Explorer
- Cycle the entire Badger Trail, Sugar River Trail and Jane Addams Trail, a total of 80 miles
- Find answers to ten trivia type questions
- Submit at least three photos
- Submit a short journal of your experiences.
Contact firstname.lastname@example.org for more information about the program.