Elroy-Sparta Gravel Pit Approved

Last night a Monroe County committee voted to approve an open pit gravel mine on the Elroy-Sparta Trail along Logan Road in the Town of Wilton. But a lawsuit has been filed and the project’s future is still somewhat in doubt. The Sanitation, Planning and Zoning, and Dog Control Committee voted to approve a conditional [...]


Ben Sollee – Touring by Bicycle

Louisville, KY singer-songwriter Ben Sollee came to the Majestic Theater in Madison last week for the final show of a 10 date, 14-day tour. Unlike most touring musicians he is not arriving by van or bus, instead Ben his band mate Jordon and tour manager Katie were traveling via bicycles for the smartly titled Ditch the Van Tour. The challenge of [...]



Ordinance could mean an end to organized rides in Iowa County

If a proposed ordinance regulating bicycle and motorcycle rides in Iowa County passes, it may mean the end of some of Wisconsin’s favorite organized rides in the Driftless region, including GRABAAWR and the Horribly Hilly Hundreds. You can read the proposed ordinance by clicking on the image below and to the right. The next Iowa County Transportation Committee [...]