Discover the rich history and natural beauty of Idlewild, Michigan on a 1.5-sightseeing tour by bike. Hear about this legendary destination for African-American tourism throughout much of the 20th-century when segregation made vacationing difficult elsewhere. Your local guide shares insightful commentary about landmarks you pass and famous people including Billie Holiday, Dizzy Gillespie, and Duke Ellington who performed for audiences from as far away as Detroit, Chicago, and New York.
Get photo ops of landmarks and unmarked locations with fascinating stories
Learn about VIPs such as W.E.B. Dubois who owned homes in Idlewild
Moderately challenging bike route suitable for most people
Includes bottled water, and use of helmet and bike