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MS TRAM ride approaching

The 2012 TRAM ride will be held July 22-27 and will travel through northern Minnesota into the central lakes region, according to a press release sent to the Pioneer Journal.

Check-in is July 22, at the Douglas County fairgrounds in Alexandria. From there, cyclists can take a bus to the starting point in Bemidji on July 23. TRAM will also travel along scenic trails into Walker.

Tuesday's route will take participants along more trails into Park Rapids. On June 25, Wadena welcomes TRAM riders for the seventh time. Riders will start arriving in Wadena as early as 8:30 a.m. and as late as mid-afternoon. Participants are welcome to visit Sunnybrook Park to experience a sea of tents and visit with people from all over the country.

On July 26, cyclists will ride and stay the night in Fergus Falls.

The ride continues July 27, as it heads south and finishes at the Douglas County Fairgrounds in