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Event Description

The ninth Mid-America Xtreme Adventure Race will be held on the 6th of August, 2016 and will once again, prove to be the premiere event of its type in the Midwest. Racers will be tested by river tubing, trekking, orienteering, ropes, and mountain biking in pristine forests of upper Michigan and Wisconsin. And as always, do not make plans for after the race, because you will be treated to a catered feast fit for king, and our legendary post race party!

Race Calendar

August 5th Pre-Race Briefing and Registration
August 6th Race Day!


Fortune Lake Camp
138 Fortune Lake Camp Rd.
Crystal Falls, MI 49920

Approximate Distances From Major Cities

Marquette, MI
Green Bay, WI
Milwaukee, WI
Minneapolis, MN
Chicago, IL
77 Miles
129 Miles
246 Miles
316 Miles
335 Miles

Race Length and Duration

•The approximate course mileage will be approximately 50 miles. Individual teams may spend more or less time on the course depending on experience level.
•12 hours

Team Information (40-team limit)

•Teams will consist of two, three, or four competitors
•Mixed or single gender
•The cost for this year's race is $110 per competitor. Teams registering after 7/15 will not receive race shirts.

Mandatory Gear (Gear lists are subject to change)

Mountain Bike (I)
Biking/Climbing Helmet (I)
Hydration -Water Bottles, CamelBak (I)
Gloves - Biking OK (I)
Compass (T)
First Aid Kit (T)
Cellular Phone (T)
Waterproof Map Case/Bag (T)
Water Purification Tablets or Portable Water Filter (T)
Emergency Blanket (I)
Emergency Whistle (I)
Bike Computer (T)

Required Climbing Gear

1 Seat Type Climbing Harness (I)
2 Locking Carabineers (I)
1 ATC or Figure 8 (I)

Required Water Gear

Life Vest - Class III - IV (I)
Dry Bag (T)

Recommended Gear

Extra bike parts and repair kit
Tire Irons
Bike Pump
Spare Inner Tube
Insect Repellent


You will share the less trodden path with the local inhabitants of the forest including white tail deer, lynx, black bear, coyote, wolf, and turkey. But have no fear! They are more afraid of you than you should be of them. If you leave them alone, they will leave you alone.

Additional Information

Team Captains will be notified as soon as possible of any changes or additions the course. If you require additional information or have questions about the race please Contact Us.

Note: Race objectives are subject to modification, deletion or addition up through race day.


Mid-America Xtreme Adventure Racing
1324 Shoal Ridge Rd
Oconomowoc, WI 53066
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