"I just have a passion for sharing it so it goes on and on," he said. "If we lose grasp of our past, we lose it forever."
According to Aussem's website, the two-hour driving/walking tour includes a local Indian Burial Mound, Daniels Pioneer graveyard, Goodall Pioneer graveyard and the long forgotten Paupers Cemetery of the La Salle County Asylum. He also encourages particpants to bring material for tombstone rubbings and respectful photos are also encouraged.
"If you are a believer in the supernatural and have equipment, you may also bring that on the tour," the website states.
For more information, and to book your tour, visit: www.awesomeottawabike.com or call (815) 343-4940