Harlan County Lake
Republican City, NE
Date: Saturday May 1, 2010
Courtesy of ATVMagBlog.com’s Jon Rhodig comes word of the grand opening of the Cedar Run ATV/Motorcycle Trail in south central Nebraska. Come join in on the days festivities for the grand opening of this new trail system. Free admission, win prizes!
The event will start off with the Nebraska Off-Highway Vehicle Association (NOHVA) sponsoring a noon lunch at the trail for businesses and individuals who donated to the project, contractors who helped build the trails and trail head amenities, project partners, and NOHVA members and guests.
The public is invited to join in the general festivities set to begin at 1:00 p.m., with Lt. Governor Rick Sheehy and other state, federal and local officials scheduled to speak at that time. At 1:30 p.m., trainers certified by the national ATV Safety Institute will give a presentation on safe riding behavior and proper protective gear.
At 2:00 p.m. a scavenger hunt fun-ride through the new trail system, with prizes to be given away for winners and participants. This event is being sponsored by Team MGR, one of the project’s major donors. Members of Team MGR include Jon Rhodig, Katie Rhodig, Chris Flodine, Derek Hinrichs, and Nicole Hinrichs.
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There is no registration cost for this or any other of the day’s events.
Helmets are required at this event.
Below is a video depicting the trail before the new construction.
YouTube - Cedar Run ATV Motorcycle trail at Harlan County Lake
Update with some pictures from Summer 2009, the trail was not quite finished but open for riding.
GPS tracks of every trail in the area.