University of Okoboji Campus Bike Ride

University of Okoboji Cycling Classic

Join us the last Saturday in June for an annual bike ride around the University of Okoboji Campus. Choose between 25, 50, or 100 mile options, then join us back at Florence Park for live music, beverages and burgers!


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The University of Okoboji Cycling Classic Campus Bike Ride is always the last Saturday in June. Join us for one of three different rides happening on the University of Okoboji Campus.

Quarter Century - 25 Miles - Around West Okoboji

Half Century - 50 Miles - Around West Okoboji, Spirit Lake, and East Okoboji

Century - 100 Miles - Around The Iowa Great Lakes and University of Okoboji Campus

The Campus Ride is neither a race nor a test of stamina. It is intended that all participants ride at their own pace and in a Safe and Responsible manner. Have fun and take in the beauty of the University of Okoboji Campus and all it has to offer!

Registration Information

Register early and save!

Registration is $30 for all participants, no matter the distance, until June 1st. Prices increase on June 1st to $35 and registration will remain open until the day of the ride. Want to guarantee a race shirt? Register before June 12th!

Registration includes:

Commemorative T-Shirt (guaranteed for registrants before June 12th)

Souvenir Campus Ride Pin for first 300 riders

Barbecue at Florence Park from 1-4pm including burgers, beverages, and live music

*Proceeds from this annual ride support local emergency needs including, but not limited to - police, fire, and emergency departments.


Schedule of Events

Friday 7 - 9PM - Registration & Early Check-In at Florence Park

Saturday 7AM - Day-Of Registration & Check-In

Saturday 9AM - Ride Begins

Saturday 1-4PM - Barbecue at Florence Park (Food Served at 2PM)

Join us for a barbecue and live music following the ride!

Campus Bike Ride Weekend


Start & Finish Location

Florence Park in Milford

Florence Park is located across from the Okoboji High School on H Avenue in Milford. When on Highway 71, turn on 10th Street West to H Avenue. You can't miss it!

Distances: Quarter Century (25 Miles), Half Century (50 Miles), Century (100 Miles)


Extra Activities


Pancakes and sausage will be served by the Milford Boy Scout Troop 170. Serving starts at 7AM at Florence Park. Join us for the official pancakes of the University of Okoboji! Children 5 and under eat FREE!

Live Music

Come celebrate 40 years of the Cycling Classic with the Itty Bitty Boji Band! Appearing during the barbecue after the ride at Florence Park in Milford.