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Route Set for 2023 Biking Across Kansas


HUTCHINSON, Kan. – Biking Across Kansas, the annual eight-day bicycle tour across the state recently announced its route for 2023. This year’s tour, held June 10-17, will again travel through Central Kansas, with overnight stops in Stafford and Newton.

The very first Biking Across Kansas was held in 1975 and has since introduced thousands of participants to the beauty of Kansas and the warm hospitality of Kansas towns and people. Capable riders of all ages are welcome.

Registration information is available at

BAK 2023 Route and Itinerary Total Mileage: 542

Friday, June 9 (early start)
Colorado Border to Elkhart: 17

Saturday, June 10
Elkhart to Satanta: 63

Sunday, June 11
Satanta to Spearville: 76

Monday, June 12
Spearville to Stafford: 65

Tuesday, June 13
Stafford to Newton: 79
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Wednesday, June 14
Newton to Eureka: 80

Thursday, June 15
Eureka to Chanute: 63

Friday, June 16
Chanute to Garnett: 55

Saturday, June 17
Garnett to Missouri Border: 44