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Mississippi River Parkway Commission launches Great River Road biking giveaway

MADISON, Wis.— The Great River Road is a fantastic summer drive, offering 3,000 miles of outstanding scenery, attractions and dining. But did you know there are great biking options along the route as well?

The Mississippi River Parkway Commission has launched second annual Bike the Great River Road Giveaway, a promotion highlighting some of the biking routes that can be found along the National Scenic Byway.

The giveaway, which runs through July 28, will award one grand-prize winner with a biking getaway prize package, including $250, Great River Road gear and a 10-state Great River Road map.

To enter, fans can visit or find them on Facebook at