Bicycling - Road

Beginner ride and instructional

Saturday, April 27, 2013 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. Contact registrar for location and time. Helmet required. Rain cancels.

Trip details

Activity region: 
Massachusetts, Boston Area
Activity: 
Bicycling - Road
Trip state: 
MA
Trip country: 
USA
Status: 
Open
Leader: 
Edward McManmon epmcmanmon@nii.net (781-639-4297)
Registrar: 
Susan Grieb slgrieb@comcast.net (781-275-3991; before 9:00 pm)

Arlington-Carlisle Hot Chocolate Ride

Sunday, March 17, 2013 12:00 AM

Cycle 40 or 30 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 warm bright clothes. Rain or real cold weather (35 degrees) cancels.

Trip details

Activity region: 
Massachusetts, Boston Area
Activity: 
Bicycling - Road
Trip state: 
MA
Trip country: 
USA
Status: 
Canceled
Leader: 
Stephen Linder

Arlington-Carlise Hot Chocolate Ride

Sunday, March 3, 2013 12:00 AM

Cycle 40 or 30 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 warm bright clothes. Rain or real cold weather (30's) cancels.

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

Post Bike Workshop Ride

Saturday, March 23, 2013 12:00 AM

20 mile ride through back roads of Concord after AMC Bike Repair Workshop. Meet in front of Trinitarian Congregational Church. Moderate friendly pace of 13-15 mph. Bring warm bright clothes. Cold or wet weather cancels. Map: http://ridewithgps.com/routes/2174674

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

Arlington-Lexington-Carlisle Hot Chocolate Ride

Sunday, January 13, 2013 12:00 AM

Join us on a rare January bike ride for hot chocolate in Carlisle. We will have three starts so you can pick your ideal ride length. The starts are marked on the map: http://ridewithgps.com/routes/2053916/. Meet at Uncle Sam's Statue at 10:30 for 46 mile ride Meet at Minuteman Status at 11:00 AM for 36 mile ride Meet at Concord Monument at 11:50 for a 17 mile ride We shall be cycling at a friendly moderate pace (12-15 mph) and will leave someone at each turn and occasionally regroup.

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
Mike Barry
Coleader: 
steve dennen

Arlington-Lexington-Carlisle Hot Chocolate Ride

Saturday, December 1, 2012 12:00 AM

Another warm weekend day forecasted!! Cycle 40 or 30 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 warm bright clothes. Rain or real cold weather cancels.

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
Coleader: 
Emily McPhillips emcp@me.com
Paul McNiff paul.mcniff@verizon.net

Moderate 45mi Ride along Nashua River

Friday, November 23, 2012 12:00 AM

Moderate 45mi Ride along Nashua RiverA moderate paced (12-15 mph) ride on an easy 45 mile route starting from Littleton, MA at 10:30. We will post riders at turns and regroup periodically. If you are interested, you will need a working bike, spare tire, bike helmet, and bright warm clothes. Meet at 10:15 at 62 Porter road shown on map below for an 10:30 start. Rain or real cold weather cancels. Join the <amcboston-bike@yahoogroups.com> mailing list to be notified if ride is canceled.

Trip details

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

Lexington Thanksgiving 20 miler

Thursday, November 22, 2012 12:00 AM

Meet at 10:30 AM Thursday at Minuteman Statue on Lexington Common for a moderate to easy 20 mile bike through Concord Carlise and Bedford. We will be done by noon, in time for diner! Rain or real cold weather cancels. Join the http://groups.yahoo.com/group/amcboston-bike mailing list to be notified if ride is canceled. Map: http://ridewithgps.com/routes/1484201 Mail stephen.linder@gmail.com with questions.

Trip details

Activity region: 
Massachusetts, Boston Area
Activity: 
Bicycling - Road
Trip state: 
MA
Trip country: 
USA
Status: 
Open
Leader: 
Stephen Linder

Lexington 20 miler

Saturday, November 17, 2012 12:00 AM

Meet at 11:00 AM Saturday at Minuteman Statue on Lexington Common for a moderate to easy 20 mile bike through Concord Carlise and Bedford. Ice cream or hot chocolate afterwards at Rancatore's. Map: http://ridewithgps.com/routes/1484201

Trip details

Activity region: 
Massachusetts, Boston Area
Activity: 
Bicycling - Road
Trip state: 
MA
Trip country: 
USA
Status: 
Open
Leader: 
Stephen Linder

Beginner ride and instructional

Saturday, April 27, 2013 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 Susan to register.

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: 
Susan Grieb slgrieb@comcast.net (781-275-3991; Before 9pm)

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