Maple Leaf Gravel Grind


Saturday, October 22, 2022 will mark the 4th annual Maple Leaf Gravel Grind.  We will offer 3 separate routes, a 16, 35 and 70 mile option that will highlight the beautiful fall foliage in and around Baldwin City, KS.  Each rider will receive a custom Gravel Grind glass and t-shirt included in their entry.  All races will be timed by the Timer Guys.     

Proceeds will be split between Prairie Paws Animal Shelter in Ottawa, KS and the Baldwin City Recreation Commission's scholarship fund.


For the 70 milers, we will offer a cash prize for the top 3 riders in each the male and female category:

1st place  $100
2nd place  $75
3rd place  $50


Ottawa Bike and Trail will once again be onsite offering light maintenance as well as swag for sale.   Prairie Paws Animal Shelter will be on site with animals available for adoption as well.       

Maple Leaf Gravel Grind Bicycle Raffle Tickets



16 Mile Route

35 Mile Route

70 Mile Route 


Date: Saturday, October 22nd

Time: 70 mile will begin at 9:00 a.m. 16 mile and 35 mile will begin at 10:00a.m. 

Fee: $45 for the 16 mile, $40 for 35-mile routes.  $50 registration day of.

$50 for the 70 milers.  $60 registration day of. 

Swag bag included for all participants!

Location: Start and finish on High Street between 7th and 8th street

After the race stay around for our 2nd Annual Beer, Wine and Spirit Fest Event. Tickets will be discounted for Gravel Grind participants. You may purchase tickets the day of the event or purchase in advance by calling (785) 594-3670.