|GOBA set June 15-22 in Western Ohio|
|Thursday, January 10, 2013 1:37 PM|
The 25th Annual Great Ohio Bicycle Adventure (GOBA), owned and operated by Columbus Outdoor Pursuits, will take place June 15-22 and will feature a route in Western Ohio.
The expected 2,500 riders will start gathering on June 15 at the Champaign County Fairgrounds in Urbana. Cycling will begin on June 16, covering an average of 50 miles per day and will overnight in Troy, on Sunday and Monday; Greenville on Tuesday; New Bremen on Wednesday and Thursday; Sidney on Friday; and will return to Urbana on June 22.
Attractions featured include the Bicycle Museum of America, Cedar Bog, Johnny Appleseed Museum, Great Miami River Trail, plane rides at WACO Airfield, Garst Museum and Annie Oakley Center, Kitchenaid Experience, Maria Stein Shrine of Holy Relics, Miami & Erie Canal, Johnston Farm & Indian Agency, Lake Loramie State Park and other historic sites, covered bridges and nature areas.
Those interested in receiving registration information and tour details can request a brochure by calling 614-273-0811 or by visiting the website at www.goba.com. Brochures will also be available by February in many Ohio bicycle shops. Advance registration is required by May 15.