A project of Minnesota Off-Road Cyclists
The Cottage Grove Bike Park is constructed by volunteers via partnership of Minnesota Off-Road Cyclists & the City of Cottage Grove.
Do you support healthy active recreational opportunities for Minnesota youth? Of course you do and that’s why we’re seeking your support! We need your tax-deductible gift to make this park a reality.
Cottage Grove Bike Park, located within West Draw Park (7050 Meadow Grass Avenue), has already received great community support and has been constructed by volunteers via partnership of Minnesota Off-Road Cyclists & the City of Cottage Grove. The ﬁnal vision of the park will contain a 4X race track, two pump tracks, a tot track, slope-style course, mountain bike skills course and dirt jumps.
Money raised from this fundraising drive will be used to get the park ready for it's Grand Opening on June 26th.
Here's what area residents have to say:
“Young people of today need more venues that encourage fitness and exercise.” -David Bole, owner of The Bicycle Chain
“Cottage Grove currently has one of the best publicly supported parks and has the opportunity to be an example of what other cities should be doing to support their local BMX bikers.” -Glen Dussl, BMX Sales Manager, Quality Bicycle Products
“This project is important for our community as it offers a venue that is free while providing a physically dynamic environment to be enjoyed by all.” -Kevin Zimmerman, Cottage Grove Lions Club member
“This project is a great asset, not only for Cottage Grove residents, but for the entire Minnesota cycling community as well.” -Jason Lardy, President MN Cycling Center
“As a parent, I was excited (my children) were getting exercise while making many new friends. I would visit the park frequently and felt my boys were very safe and enjoying the activity the park had to offer.” -Candi Pierre, local resident and parent to Blake (14), Brock (12), and Kate (8)