Bicycling - Road

Bike Tour of Mt. Pisgah

Sunday, June 29, 2014 12:00 AM

Co-Sponsored with Sudbury Valley Trustees (SVT).
Join us for a spin around the hilly western section of the Sudbury-Assabet watershed. Along the way we will pass SVT properties and land protection projects underway. This 22-mile loop winds through hilly back roads of Northborough, Berlin, and Bolton. We will be going at an intermediate pace and stopping briefly at several conservation sites of interest. Please register at www.svtweb.org.

Trip details

Activity region: 
Massachusetts, Boston Area
Activity: 
Bicycling - Road
Trip state: 
MA
Trip country: 
USA
Status: 
Open
Leader: 
Laura Mattei (339-222-2503)

Intermediate bike/luxury camping/yoga trip on Martha's Vineyard

Friday, August 22, 2014 12:00 AM to Sunday, August 24, 2014 12:00 AM

Bike scenic country roads, enjoy beautiful beaches, watch amazing sunsets, practice yoga outside, and stay at luxurious campground with full service kitchen, modern bathrooms, and large multi-purpose room. Must be comfortable riding 12-20 miles per day with hills. $130 includes two nights tent site fee, two breakfasts, Saturday boiled lobster seafood feast and great company! Parking on mainland and ferry extra (no cars). But sag wagon will take tents, sleeping bags, and pads; you just need to bring your clothing.

Trip details

Activity region: 
Massachusetts, Boston Area
Activity: 
Bicycling - Road
Trip state: 
MA
Trip country: 
USA
Status: 
Open
Leader: 
Jon Grand jhgrand@verizon.net (617-566-1849)
Jacqui Sweeney JFYS@YAHOO.COM (617-924-4638; 7:00 - 9:30 p.m.)
Paul Nelson nelsn161@hotmail.com (617-924-4638; 7:00 - 9:30 p.m.)

The British are Coming

Saturday, April 19, 2014 12:00 AM

<p>Revere was a prosperous and prominent Boston silversmith, who helped organize an intelligence and alarm system to keep watch on the British military. Please join us for a historic trek from Watertown to the Historic North Bridge in Concord. This is a 30 mile historic road ride through the beautiful towns of Lincoln and Concord. Let's plan a short hike at Walden Pond on the way back to Belmont. Bring a lunch, spare tube, plenty of water, and sense of humor. Please don't forget your helmet. 10 am start time. 22 max. participants. Registration required.</p>

Trip details

Activity region: 
Massachusetts, Boston Area
Activity: 
Bicycling - Road
Trip state: 
MA
Trip country: 
USA
Status: 
Canceled
Leader: 
Lamar Winters digital.inform@gmail.com (508-878-9524)
Coleader: 
Karen Hall bikeamc812@gmail.com (781-405-7226)
Registrar: 
Karen Hall

Beginner ride and instructional

Saturday, April 26, 2014 12:00 AM

Beginner instructional and easy ride. We will meet at a local (Eastern Mass or RI) rail-trail parking lot to review bicycling basics like shifting, signaling, tire inflation, proper helmet position, group protocol and the like before heading out together on a 10-12 mile ride at an easy pace with no significant hills. Ideal for those who haven't ridden in a long time or who have a new bike they want to get a feel for. See link below for more information. Helmet required. Rain cancels. Contact registrar for details.

Trip details

Activity region: 
Massachusetts, Boston Area
Activity: 
Bicycling - Road
Trip state: 
MA
Trip country: 
USA
Status: 
Open
Leader: 
Jack Donohue jmdonohue@alum.mit.edu
Registrar: 
Jack Donohue jmdonohue@alum.mit.edu

Arlington-Carlisle Hot Chocolate Ride/Ice Cream Ride

Sunday, November 17, 2013 12:00 AM

Cycle 45 or 35 miles(with a Lexington start) to hot chocolate in Carlisle. Route follows mostly quiet back roads and bike paths through Arlington, Lexington, Concord, Chelmsford and Carlisle.

Meet by the Uncle Sam statue in Arlington Center on the Minuteman Trail at 10:30 AM, or the Minuteman Statue in Lexington at 11:00 AM. Start is accessible from Alewife T-station.

If you are interested, you will need a working bike, spare tire, bike helmet, and bright warm clothes.

Trip details

Activity region: 
Massachusetts, Boston Area
Activity: 
Bicycling - Road
Trip state: 
MA
Trip country: 
USA
Status: 
Open
Leader: 
Stephen Linder stephen.linder@gmail.com (518-569-3933)

Watch City Brewery/ Bay Circuit Trail Ride and Tasting

Saturday, November 16, 2013 12:00 AM

Join us on Saturday, November 16th, as we enjoy that last few fall leaves on the trees on the Bay Circuit Trail.

This road ride will begin at the Watch City Brewery in Waltham, at 9:30 am for introductions and safety check. We will leave at 10 am and ride approx. 13 miles to Walden Pond, where we will stop for a brief discussion on the Bay Circuit Trail, led by Kristen Sykes, the Director of Operations for the Bay Circuit Alliance.

Trip details

Activity region: 
Massachusetts, Boston Area
Activity: 
Bicycling
Bicycling - Road
Social Events
Trip state: 
MA
Trip country: 
USA
Status: 
Open
Leader: 
Jeff Parker ffejrekrap@gmail.com
Coleader: 
Candice Rebbe cmrebbe@gmail.com
Registrar: 
Candice Rebbe cmrebbe@gmail.com

Ipswich Marsh Ride Exploring Cranes Beach Little Neck, Great Neck and Bradley Palmer State Park

Sunday, October 20, 2013 12:00 AM

This is a leisurely ride 12-15 MPH exploring Bradley Palmer State Park, Cranes Beach and the barrier drumlins of Great Neck and Little Neck. We will stop at Russells Orchard for a snack halfway. This is a great ride to introduce you or to revist the spectacular marsh /ocean views of Ipswich.
The ride begins at the public parking lot behind TD Bank, 23 Market Street, Ipswich, MA 01938 at 9:30 am.
Try to arrive 15 Min. early for waivers etc.
A helmet is a must. Wind breaker is appropraite while water and snacks recommended or available on the way.

Trip details

Activity region: 
Massachusetts, Boston Area
Activity: 
Bicycling - Road
Trip state: 
MA
Trip country: 
USA
Status: 
Open
Leader: 
Paul McNiff (978-546-3159)

All Roads Lead to Farm Pond

Sunday, September 29, 2013 12:00 AM

Join us for a 13-15 mph follow the leader 20-25 mile ride through Sherborn, South Natick, Dover, and Medfield. Have a road bike in good shape, and water. We start and end at a beautiful pond reserve. Rolling hills. Register with the leader. Rain Cancels. Ride starts at 10 AM sharp.

Trip details

Activity region: 
Massachusetts, Boston Area
Activity: 
Bicycling - Road
Trip state: 
MA
Trip country: 
USA
Status: 
Open
Leader: 
Carla Schwartz (508-626-7455; before 10PM)

Plymouth Wild Turkey Ride

Saturday, October 5, 2013 12:00 AM

Please join us for a 48 mile ride through Plymouth County with a starting time of 10 AM. We will wander through the Miles Standish forest and see how many wild turkeys you can count. Please bring a lunch as we will dine in Bourne along the Cape Cod Canal before we start our journey back to Plymouth. There are plenty of side roads to explore with great ocean views at Manomet. This ride has a lot of fun rolling hills that are quite manageable for intermediate riders, must love hills. You must have all of the usual gear including a spare tube, helmet, bright clothing and warm layers.

Trip details

Activity region: 
Massachusetts, Cape Cod
Activity: 
Bicycling - Road
Trip state: 
MA
Trip country: 
USA
Status: 
Open
Leader: 
Lamar Winters digital.inform@gmail.com (508-902-7490; appropriate times)
Coleader: 
Emily McPhillips emcp@me.com
Registrar: 
Emily McPhillips emcp@me.com

Rockport-Gloucester(Cape Ann) Bike Ride

Sunday, September 29, 2013 12:00 AM

Leisurely 12-15 Mph) 30 Mile ride with a dozen stops highlighting the harbors, beaches and shorelines of Cape Ann (Gloucester Rockport)
We will ride mostly perimeter roads of Cape ann seeing Rockport, Pigeon cove, Lanesville, Annisquam, Downtown Gloucester, Rocky Neck, Bass Rocks, and Rockports South End. You will be an accomplished Cape Ann tour guide after this ride.
Commuter rail accessible. Rockport line train leaves North station at 8:30. Arrives at Rockport train station at 9:41. Bike ride starts at train station at 10:00.

Trip details

Activity region: 
Massachusetts, Boston Area
Activity: 
Bicycling - Road
Trip state: 
MA
Trip country: 
USA
Status: 
Open
Leader: 
Paul McNiff (978-273-6020; before 9 pm)

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