Date(s) - 06/23/2022 - 06/26/2022
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The Highground Rising is a building project at the Highground in Neillsville, WI. In case you’re not familiar with this fabulous park, “The Highground Veterans Memorial Park is a 155-acre Park whose mission is to “Honor, Educate and Heal” our Veterans, families and all who visit. In order to continue providing families and organizations a suitable place to celebrate the placing of Legacy Stones and other events, Highground is in the midst of raising funds for a building expansion.
The American Legion Riders of Wisconsin are hosting a 3-day motorcycle ride through much of Wisconsin, in order to raise funds for the Highground. We are calling it “Iroc’s Badger Run” in honor of Wisconsin Legion Department Commander Greg “Iroc” Eirich. This ride is open to all motorcyclists. Our journey will begin on Thursday evening June 23. We’ll have our safety briefing that night. KSU at 0800 on Friday, June 24, 2022. We will arrive at the Highground mid-day on Sunday, June 26th.
Over the course of 3 days, we’ll be stopping at numerous Legion Posts where we’ll be welcomed with meals and donations collected from each community. We will have Police Escorts in some areas, we’ll have the cooperation of multitude Highway Departments and we’ll have medical and mechanical support with us too!
We’d love to see you on this ride! If you have questions about it, and especially if you want to sign up, just email us at IrocsBadgerRun@yahoo.com for more details. Registration information will be coming soon!