Fall Color Festival

Annual mountain bike fund raiser held at the John Muir trails in Southeastern Wisconsin. Proceeds support trail maintenance and development.


Overall Finishers: The top three male and female finishers in the 33, 22, 11 and 5 mile events earn a unique custom award. The Fall Color Festival logo is burned into wood planks with the bark on both sides. The planks are made from basswood, which is the best wood for successful wood burning. The top finisher riding a Fat Bike in the 11 mile event will also get an award.

Age Categories: The top finisher in their age category earns a custom 2.25 inch die struck medallion with raised FCF logo. Age Categories: 15-18, 19-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65+ 
5 Mile Event: 11-14 and everyone 10 and under will get an award.

Activites for the Entire Family

Bring the entire family. There is an exciting children's ride and activity tent that includes face painting and other fun and creative activities. There is also a parent / child tag-team event.

Beer Garden and Food

What's a festival without food? There will be plenty of it, as well as a beer garden. We have a variety of beer, food and water. Jay from Dean foods will have free samples of TruMoo Protein Plus chocolate milk.


Limited edition T-Shirts, Handmade Sunset Hill Stoneware Mugs, 16oz Pint Glasses and Stickers.

Mechanical Support

Wheel and Sprocket will be there to assist you with any mechanical problems you might have. Look for their support tent near the parking lot at John Muir.

Medical Support

Wisconsin Bike Patrol will be at our event. Wisconsin Bike Patrol consists of dedicated volunteers partnering with land mangers, landowners, event promoters and emergency personnel to assist event participants in the case they need specialized EMS support.

Volunteers Needed

The Fall Color Festival would not be possible without the help of dedicated volunteers. With that in mind, please consider volunteering. Your good deeds will be rewarded with a raffle ticket, t-shirt, and lunch. To find out more about the many volunteer opportunities, please contact Michelle