September 26 & September 27, 2009
This is an AMA sanctioned WOTA/UMTA points event.
Saturday’s event will be closer to Black River Falls than Hixton and Sunday’s event will be at the quarry. On Saturday, look for 8 (or more) sections with hillclimbs, off cambers, logs and technical type sections. Sunday will be in an old shale pit with more emphasis on rocks.
Saturday; Champ/Ex @ 11:30 All others @ 12:00
Sunday, champ/Exp @ 11:00 All others @ 11:30
Price: $25.00 per day with Youth $5.00 per day( Same as other UMTA events)
Directions to the BRF event from the North
- I-94 to hixton exit #105
- West (right) on State Hwy 95 for 1/2 Mile
- turn left on County “A’ and go 7.71832 miles
- Right on TownCreek Road and go 1/10 mile to Trials site on your right.
- Address for those with GPS is W 11466 Towncreek Rd
Directions from the South and for Sunday will follow.
Because of the nationally known Cranberry Festival in Warrens that weekend, Motels may be an issue. Motel 95 in Hixton has some rooms and would suggest calling ASAP.
Motel 95 (Hixton)- 715-963-4311
Black River Falls Holiday Inn Exp – 715-284-0888
Arrowhead Best Western 715-284-9471
Falls Motel 715-284-9919
Majestic Pines Casino, bingo & Hotel 715-284-8056
Merrillan (9 miles from Hixton) Lighthouse Inn 715-333-2801
There are also some Motels in the Osseo area 16 miles to North of Hixton and about 10 miles from the quarry. Also, primitive camping in Kirschner back yard with room for motor homes and campers – KOA Kampground is 3.5 miles from Hixton 715-964-2508
WARNING: Motor sports are inherently dangerous!
Ride at your own risk