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Meet-up!

Join us. Find out what you can do to help get more kids outside. Stop at the 906 Adventure Team meet-up and find out how you can get involved in our 2020 season. We'll have info for potential & current coaches, kids & parents. Meet our staff and join the 350 kids & 100 [...]

By |2019-12-09T16:53:03-05:00December 6th, 2019|

Cycle of life

The Marquette newspaper The Mining Journal recently published an article on the 906 Adventure Team titled "Cycle of life - Activity has lessons for on the trail and for living" featuring our Director of Adventure, Todd Poquette, at presenting an overview of our work at the Local Badass speaker series. Read the article    

By |2019-11-07T12:10:21-05:00November 7th, 2019|

A Summer of Adventure

Adventure Bike Club ended back in August, but a week hasn’t gone by yet that Todd didn’t run into one of the kids, coaches, parents, or volunteers, and they all say the same thing. They can’t wait for next summer! It’s hard to believe how much we’ve grown in two short years. We're now serving [...]

By |2019-11-04T13:09:45-05:00November 1st, 2019|

Support The 906 Adventure Team When You Buy ERG! Energy Bars

906AT supporters ERG Energy Bars from Traverse City, Michigan are going to donate 15% of every sale of their fantastic energy bars to the Adventure Team when you use the coupon code 906adventureteam. Hand made in downstate MI using minimally-processed, locally-sourced ingredients with a variety of flavors from Apple Ginger to Cranberry Walnut. You can [...]

By |2019-08-15T12:35:24-04:00August 14th, 2019|

Inclement Weather Policy

1. Safety is job #1. 2. Trail impact needs to be factored into the decision (we put a lot of people into the woods). 3. It’s disappointing to cancel rides. Sometimes life is disappointing. It is a great opportunity to talk to the kids about safety and protecting the trails. 4. Local point person will [...]

By |2019-06-17T10:22:45-04:00June 15th, 2019|

Enbridge Blog Features 906AT: “Pushing pedals and blazing new trails in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula”

Enbridge Inc. recently wrote about 906 Adventure Team's continued growth in Upper Peninsula communities and our new bike playground currently in the works. In 2018, Enbridge supported 906 Adventure Team with a donation towards our Adventure Bike Club program. This year, Enbridge gave $10,000 to help fund the bike playground in Marquette County as part [...]

By |2019-05-31T11:12:39-04:00May 31st, 2019|

906 Adventure Team Wins $5,000 Flagstar Grant

MAY 24, 2019, MARQUETTE, MI – 906 Adventure Team was one of 14 organizations throughout the U.P. to win a $5,000 grant through Flagstar Bank’s “Flagstar Crafts Community” initiative. The award was presented Tuesday, May 21st at Flagstar’s Washington Street branch. Winners were chosen by public vote—both online and in each Flagstar branch—and more than [...]

By |2019-05-28T10:13:02-04:00May 24th, 2019|

906 Adventure Team Donates $9,000 to Local Trail Organizations

MARCH 29, 2019, MARQUETTE, MI - The 906 Adventure Team is excited to continue its partnership with the local trails by donating a significant percentage of the proceeds from the Polar Roll winter adventure race to the Range Area Mountain Bike Association and the Noquemanon Trail Network. Since 2015 the 906 Adventure Team has donated [...]

By |2019-05-28T10:12:18-04:00March 29th, 2019|