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Zoo-de-Mackinac – May 17, 18 & 19, 2019

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The Zoo-de-Mackinac is a weekend of huge parties with great bands, one of the most scenic bicycle rides in the country, a lot of sunshine, views of the mighty Mackinac Bridge, and one magical island.

This is Not a Race!

The Zoo-de-Mackinac is a collection of outdoor enthusiasts (4,000 in 2014-16) who want to enjoy a little physical exercise together in one of the most beautiful areas in the state of Michigan. The bike ride starts Saturday morning at Boyne Highlands Resort and spans 51 miles along Lake Michigan on a paved road with very little automobile traffic. Riders pedal through rolling countryside and trillium covered forests, along sandy beaches, and are surrounded by breathtaking views of Lake Michigan from 400′ high bluffs. We stop approximately half way, at a unique place called the Legs Inn for a leisurely lunch and to swap stories. The ride continues on to Mackinaw City, where Star Line Ferry boats have been chartered for the ride over to Mackinac Island. Once on the magical island, check into your hotel and stroll into town to forget the aches and pains from the day’s ride. As the evening wears on, the island comes alive with The Gatehouse, Pink Pony, and Horns hosting post ride parties with incredible live bands!

Entry Fee

Register Early & Save!
Through February 28, 2019 – $50
March 1, 2019 thru April 20, 2019 – $60
May 1-17, 2019 – $75

Entry fee includes the annual pre-ride BASH Friday night at the Zoo Bar at Boyne Highlands with live band, games & swag with New Belgium, raffles with dozens of prices and the Annual Charity Tricylcle Races! Also incuded: luggage transportation to Mackinaw City on Saturday, lunch at the Legs Inn on Saturday, round trip ferry transportation to and from Mackinac Island on Star Line Ferry and post-ride Finish Line Bash on Saturday afternoon at The Crossings with live entertainment, cash bar and food vendors… and of course the Saturday evening parties on the island!


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Zoo-De-Mackinac On Facebook

Below are the latest postings from the Zoo-De-Mackinac Page On Facebook.


Saturday May 18th, 2019 - 8:12 am

Zoo-de-Mackinac, Inc.

Feeling Lucky or got lucky?!
It's time to claim your raffle prizes... OVER $5,000 Worth! We've already had a few pick them up including that awesome 39 resort ski package. 🙂
You DO NOT HAVE TO BE PRESENT TO WIN. Pick up at registration until 10:30am. Claim prizes after the ride by emailing us WITH A PIC OF WINNING TICKET and we'll mail them to you!

Please include your complete mailing address.
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Comment on Facebook

Good luck when winning hotel stay in Mackinaw City. They have say so when you can stay. Won one 3 years ago and never able to use it cuz of their rules

Pick up our prize back at Boyne?

Saturday May 18th, 2019 - 8:05 am

Zoo-de-Mackinac, Inc.

All the prayers for no rain may be answered...looks to be moving north... WOOOOOT!
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Comment on Facebook

Rain, Rain, go away!

Coolest jackets I’ve seen!

I just happened to put this on this morning! Hope everyone’s have a safe ride.

Amy Jo.. this it the one

Be safe everyone

Always fun times had last night at the Zoo Bar.

Have a great day all. Be safe. Hope to be there next year!

Wishing you all a safe ride and beautiful weather (eventually)

Go get em! Last year was the worst

Cheryl Bullough Shelly Smith Jim Brouillette Tammie Fauson Brouillette... safe travels!!

Melanie Fahndrich, Mimi Rodgers, Sue Lillich, Gus Murphy, and Jill, smooth sailing to Mackinaw, have a bug free ride

On our way!!!!!

Safe travels to everyone.

Hi Harry Garrison and Wanda Merrill, hope the weather is good for you all

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Wednesday May 15th, 2019 - 9:29 pm

Zoo-de-Mackinac, Inc.

The BIG 30th Weekend is Almost Here - be on the look out for some new surprises! ... See MoreSee Less


Comment on Facebook

Good weather would be a welcome surprise...

Gunars Ejups

Anyone interested in an extra ticket for a discount that I can have transferred to you? PM me.

What no snow flakes this year?

Hahah Dennis Tempia. Our little group was just saying the same thing!! Krista Broos-Adams Beth Engle

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Zoo-De-Mackinac – Photos From Instagram

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