Scholarship Challenge Itinerary: Trustee Emeritus Robert Erickson

Posted: August 23, 2003

Contact: Doug Anderson, doug.anderson@so.mnscu.edu, 651-201-1426

August 25 to September 12, Northern Minnesota campus loop (NOTE: Arrival times are approximate)

 

Monday, August 25

8-8:30 a.m. Send off, Anoka-Ramsey Community College, Coon Rapids campus
Bike from Coon Rapids to Anoka-Ramsey Community College, Cambridge (35 miles)
11 a.m. Arrive Anoka-Ramsey Community College, Cambridge
Bike from Cambridge to Pine Technical College, Pine City (22 miles)
Between 1:30-
2:15 p.m.
Arrive Pine Technical College, Pine City
Bike from Pine City to Sandstone (22 miles); overnight in Sandstone

Tuesday, August 26

a.m. Bike from Sandstone to Fond du Lac Tribal & Community College, Cloquet (42 miles)
10:30 a.m. Arrive Fond du Lac Tribal and Community College, Cloquet
Bike from Cloquet to Lake Superior College, Duluth (20 miles)
2:30 p.m.

Arrive Lake Superior College, Duluth

Bike from Duluth to Two Harbors (25 miles); overnight in Two Harbor

Wednesday, August 27

a.m. Bike from Two Harbors to Vermilion Community College, Ely (88 miles)
3:30 p.m. Arrive Vermilion Community College, Ely; overnight in Ely

Thursday, August 28

a.m. Bike from Ely to Mesabi Range Community & Technical College,
Virginia (50 miles)
Noon

Arrive Mesabi Range Community & Technical College, Virginia

Bike from Virginia to Eveleth
1:30 p.m. Arrive Mesabi Range Community & Technical College, Eveleth
Bike from Eveleth to Hibbing (21 miles)
4 p.m. Arrive Hibbing Community College, Hibbing; overnight in Hibbing

Friday, August 29

a.m. Bike from Hibbing to Itasca Community College, Grand Rapids (30 miles)
10 a.m. Arrive Itasca Community College, Grand Rapids
Bike from Grand Rapids to Effie (47 miles); overnight in Effie

Saturday, August 30

a.m. Bike from Effie to Rainy River Community College, International Falls
(74 miles)
3:30 p.m. Arrive Rainy River Community College; overnight in International Falls

Sunday, August 31

Bike from International Falls to Blackduck (87 miles); overnight in
Blackduck

Monday, September 1 - Labor Day

Bike from Blackduck to Bemidji State University, Bemidji (25 miles)

Tuesday, September 2

9 a.m. Arrive Bemidji State University
Noon Arrive Northwest Technical College, Bemidji; overnight in Bemidji

Wednesday, September 3

a.m. Bike from Bemidji to Northland Community & Technical College, Thief
River Falls (91 miles)
3:30 p.m. Arrive Northland Community & Technical College, Thief River Falls; overnight in Thief River Falls

Thursday, September 4

a.m. Return to Twin Cities

September 5, Friday

No schedule

Saturday, September 6

No schedule

September 7, Sunday

No schedule

September 8, Monday

No schedule

September 9, Tuesday

No schedule

September 10, Wednesday

8 a.m. Arrive Alexandria Technical College, Alexandria
Bike from Alexandria to Minnesota State Community & Technical College, Wadena (46 miles)
1 p.m. Arrive Minnesota State Community & Technical College, Wadena
Bike from Wadena to Staples (17 miles); overnight in Staples

Thursday, September 11

8 a.m. Depart from Central Lakes College, Staples
Bike from Staples to Central Lakes College, Brainerd (29 miles)
11 a.m. Arrive Central Lakes College, Brainerd
Bike from Brainerd to St. Cloud (64 miles); overnight in St. Cloud

Friday, September 12

8 a.m. Arrive St. Cloud Technical College
9:30 a.m. Arrive St. Cloud State University
Bike from St. Cloud to Anoka Technical College, Anoka (70 miles)
4 p.m. Arrive Anoka Technical College
Bike from Anoka to Bloomington--15 miles

September 15 to September 21, Southwestern Minnesota campus loop

September 15, Monday

8 a.m. Arrive South Central College, Faribault
Bike to South Central College, North Mankato (43 miles)
Noon Arrive South Central College, North Mankato
2:30 p.m. Arrive Minnesota State University, Mankato

September 16, Tuesday

a.m. Bike from Mankato to Minnesota West Community & Technical College,
Jackson (85 miles)
4 p.m. Arrive Minnesota West Community & Technical College, Jackson;
overnight in Jackson

September 17, Wednesday

a.m. Bike from Jackson to Minnesota West Community & Technical College, Worthington (29 miles)
Arrive Minnesota West Community & Technical College, Worthington
Bike from Worthington to Slayton (30 miles); overnight in Slayton

Thursday, September 18

a.m. Bike from Slayton to Minnesota West Community & Technical College, Pipestone (26 miles)
10 a.m. Arrive Minnesota West Community & Technical College, Pipestone
Bike from Pipestone to Southwest Minnesota State University, Marshall (43 miles
4 p.m. Arrive Southwest Minnesota State University, Marshall; overnight in Marshall

Friday, September 19

a.m. Bike from Marshall to Minnesota West Community & Technical College,
Canby (30 miles)
10 a.m. Arrive Minnesota West Community & Technical College, Canby
Bike from Canby to Minnesota West Community & Technical College, Granite Falls (38 miles)
3 p.m. Arrive Minnesota West Community & Technical College, Granite Falls;
overnight in Granite Falls

Saturday, September 20

a.m. Bike from Granite Falls to Ridgewater College, Willmar (34 miles)
10 a.m. Arrive Ridgewater College, Willmar
Bike from Willmar to Ridgewater College, Hutchinson (48 miles)
3:30 p.m. Arrive Ridgewater College, Hutchinson; overnight in Hutchinson

Sunday, September 21

a.m. Bike from Hutchinson to Bloomington (60 miles)

September 22 to September 26, Southeastern Minnesota campus loop

Monday, September 22

8 a.m. Arrive Normandale Community College, Bloomington
9:30 a.m. Arrive Inver Hills Community College, Inver Grove Heights
11 a.m. Arrive Dakota County Technical College, Rosemount
4:30 p.m. Arrive Minnesota State College-Southeast Technical, Red Wing; overnight in Red Wing (approx. 60 miles for the day)

Tuesday, September 23

a.m. a.m. Bike from Red Wing to Winona (64 miles)
11 a.m. Arrive Minnesota State College-Southeast Technical, Winona, airport campus
Noon Arrive Winona State University
2 p.m. Arrive Minnesota State College-Southeast Technical, Winona; overnight in Winona

Wednesday, September 24

a.m. Bike from Winona to Rochester Community and Technical College
(46 miles)
11 a.m. Arrive Rochester Community and Technical College at the University Center
Bike from Rochester to Riverland Community College, Austin (45 miles)
5 p.m. Arrive Riverland Community College, Austin; overnight in Austin

Thursday, September 25

a.m. Bike from Austin to Riverland Community College, Albert Lea (21 miles)
9 a.m. Arrive Riverland Community College, Albert Lea
Bike from Albert Lea to Owatonna Center, Owatonna (55 miles)
2 p.m. Arrive Owatonna, visit briefly
p.m. Drive by car from Owatonna to Moorhead. Stay at the Travel Lodge

Friday, September 26

7:30 a.m. Arrive Minnesota State Community & Technical College, Moorhead (stay 45 minutes). Depart 8:15 a.m.
8:30 a.m. Arrive Minnesota State University Moorhead, stay one hour, depart at 9:30 a.m. for Detroit Lakes campus of Minnesota State Community and Technical College (47 miles)
12:30 p.m. Arrive Minnesota State Community and Technical College-Detroit Lakes, lunch, depart at 1:30 p.m. for Minnesota State Community and Technical College-Fergus Falls (42 miles)
4:30 p.m. Arrive Minnesota State Community and Technical College-Fergus Falls, stay 45 minutes, and then drive back to the Twin Cities by car

September 29 to September 30, Metro Loop

September 29, Monday

8 a.m. Arrive Hennepin Technical College, Eden Prairie
10 a.m. Arrive Minneapolis Community & Technical College
1 p.m. Arrive North Hennepin Community College, Brooklyn Park
3 p.m. Arrive Hennepin Technical College, Brooklyn Park

September 30, Tuesday

10 a.m. Send-off from Century College
10:30 a.m. Depart on the Gateway Trail
11:30 a.m. Arrive Metropolitan State University
Noon Arrive Saint Paul College for end-of-tour celebration


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