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Join or support the Wisconsin solidarity caravans to stop Line 3

People from across Wisconsin are answering the call to come to the Treaty People Gathering from June 5-8 in northern Minnesota to support the First Nations-led resistance to the Line 3 pipeline. This gathering is about supporting direct action to stop the Line 3 pipeline.

Solidarity caravans will depart early on Friday, June 4, from stops in the southeast and northeast parts of the state, meeting in Chippewa Falls and then heading north for an evening rally in Duluth. The next day they will head to the Treaty People Gathering to Stop Line 3.

To learn more about the caravans from Wisconsin or to be a part of one of them, sign up here: https://forms.gle/fd15fMNvKBZrk9oHA

Camping and food will be available at the gathering. For those who can’t or don’t wish to camp, there are lodging options in the area. Find out more and sign up at treatypeoplegathering.com.

About the Wisconsin Solidarity Tour

We now have three legs of the Wisconsin Solidarity tour tentatively set to start in Kenosha, Fond du Lac, and Green Bay. Current plans are for these caravans to converge in Chippewa Falls around 1 p.m. on Friday, June 4, and travel to Duluth together. Exact locations will be given as that information becomes available at buildingunitywisconsin.org.

We plan to travel to Duluth as one caravan, arriving for a rally around 5 p.m. Friday. Most people will spend the night in the Duluth area, but some may drive on to other accommodations. We will leave Duluth around 10 a.m. on Saturday, June 5, for the Treaty People Gathering. The exact location of the gathering is not public information yet.

All caravan participants will have access to the tour stop schedule and locations, so if a party becomes separated from the caravan, they will be able to find the caravan. You can stay at the gathering for the duration (June 5-8) or leave at any time. Many people will be driving back to Wisconsin on Monday evening, June 7.

Tentative Tour Leg Schedules

All information below is subject to change, Please consult with schedules that will be posted at buildingunitywisconsin.org before coming to a tour stop.

Southeastern Leg

City/StopArrive TimeDepart Time
Kenosha5:15 a.m.5:40 a.m.
Racine6 a.m.6:20 a.m.
Milwaukee7 a.m.7:20 a.m.
Madison8:40 a.m.9 a.m.
Black River Falls11:10 a.m.11:30 a.m.
Chippewa Falls1 p.m.1:40 p.m.


Fox Valley Leg

City/StopArrive TimeDepart Time
Fond du Lac7 a.m.7:10 a.m.
Oshkosh7:40 a.m.8 a.m.
Appleton8:30 a.m.8:50 a.m.
Stevens Point10 a.m.10:20 a.m.
Wausau11 a.m.11:20 a.m.
Chippewa Falls1 p.m.1:40 p.m.


Green Bay Leg

City/StopArrive TimeDepart Time
Green Bay8 a.m.8:20 a.m.
Keshena9:30 a.m.9:50 a.m.
Wausau11 a.m.11:20 a.m.
Chippewa Falls1 p.m.1:40 p.m.


Most stops will be under 20 minutes long. (Exception: lunch in Chippewa Falls we will take a 40 minute lunch break at 1 p.m.)

Each stop will provide:

  • A welcome and send-off by local supporters
  • An opportunity for more people to join the caravan
  • A live stream video to Facebook and photo taking opportunities
  • Sharing of letter/postcard writing opportunity with local supporters
  • An opportunity for people on caravan to use restrooms and stretch
  • A collection will be taken at each stop to support Line 3 resistance work

People joining the caravan will be encouraged to decorate their vehicles and windows with messages such as “Stop Line 3,” “Water is Life,” “Honor the Treaties,” etc.

If you are interested in helping with organizing or promoting a leg, a stop, or any aspect of this tour, please call Tim Cordon at 608-630-3633.