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Weekend in the White Mountains

Friday, June 30, 2017 12:00 AM to Sunday, July 2, 2017 12:00 AM

Biking in the beautiful White Mountains of NH. Daily rides ranging from 25-60 mi. on rolling to hilly terrain. Stay at comfy ski lodge. Cost of $110 includes two nights lodging, two breakfasts, one dinner. Lodging is bunk rooms with shared bath, supply your own bedding. Register online with link below.

Trip details

Activity: 
Bicycling
Trip state: 
NH
Trip country: 
USA
Status: 
Full
Leader: 
Jack Donohue jmdonohue@alum.mit.edu
Susan Grieb

THURSDAY NIGHT RIDE IN BEDFORD

Thursday, July 6, 2017 12:00 AM

Meet at Bedford Library, 7 Mudge Way at 5:45 for a 6:00pm sharp start. Moderate 13-15mph on a 20-22 mile ride through Bedford/Carlisle Group ride. Helmet, bright clothes, and bike in good condition required. Rain cancels.

Trip details

Activity: 
Bicycling - Evening
Bicycling - Road
Bicycling - Touring
Trip state: 
MA
Trip country: 
USA
Status: 
Open
Leader: 
Steve Dennen stevedennen@gmail.com (781-799-9623; Anytime)

Friday Morning Ride from Bedford

Friday, July 7, 2017
10:00 AM to 12:00 PM

Meet at the parking lot next to the Bikeway Source, 111 South Rd, Bedford for a 30 mile intermediate paced ride through back roads of Bedford, Concord, and Carlisle.
Ride will start promptly at 10AM, please plan to arrive 15 minutes early to be ready to ride at 10.

Trip details

Activity: 
Bicycling
Trip state: 
MA
Trip country: 
USA
Status: 
Open
Leader: 
Jack Donohue jmdonohue@alum.mit.edu

Tuesday evening ride Concord

Tuesday, July 11, 2017
6:00 PM to 8:00 PM

Tuesday evening ride - Concord
July 11
Rating: Easy-Intermediate.
Concord ride approximately 15 miles on scenic roads. Meet at 6pm for a 6:15 departure. Monument Square in Concord Center. Helmet and bike in good working condition required. Rain cancels. Dinner after at a local restaurant.

Trip details

Activity: 
Bicycling - Evening
Trip state: 
MA
Trip country: 
USA
Status: 
Open
Leader: 
Susan Doherty

Thurs PM Ride-Lincoln

Thursday, July 13, 2017
6:00 PM to 7:45 PM

20-24 mi. Map & cue sheets provided. Helmet and bike in good condition required. Riders should be able to fix a flat and complete the ride in about 1.5 hrs. Rain cancels. Dinner at local restaurant follows ride. Meet at 6:00 for 6:15 start at Lincoln Schools Smith School lot by tennis courts on Ballfield Rd off Lincoln Rd, Lincoln, MA 01773. See Meetup Group url for more information, to comment and see comment threads. Today we will ride the 22.7 Assabet NWR loop.https://ridewithgps.com/routes/2393769

Trip details

Activity: 
Bicycling
Bicycling - Evening
Bicycling - Road
Trip state: 
MA
Trip country: 
USA
Status: 
Open
Leader: 
Mike Barry mikebarry657@mac.com (617-257-2251)

Mike has been biking since junior high and has been leading rides with the AMC since he moved here in the 1990's. He leads rides from evening rides to local day trips to regional weekends to week long tours in New England and in Tuscany and the Czech Republic for AMCs Adventure Travel Program.

33-Mile Acton Ramble

Saturday, July 15, 2017 12:00 AM

Join us for 33-mile, moderately paced (12-14 mph) bike ride in scenic central MA (see ride with GPS link for route map). We'll start at the Douglas School, 21 Elm Street, Acton at 10 am and ride through Acton, Boxborough, Stowe and surrounds, stopping for occasional breaks/snacks. Bike in good working order, helmet, high vis clothing, lights, spare tube and ability to change a flat required. Rain cancels.

Trip details

Activity: 
Bicycling
Bicycling - Road
Trip state: 
MA
Trip country: 
USA
Status: 
Open
Leader: 
Linda Haines linda.haines6624@gmail.com
Robyn Maislin robyn.maislin@comcast.net
Registrar: 
Robyn Maislin robyn.maislin@comcast.net

Amesbury - Hampton Falls Rural Ride

Saturday, July 15, 2017
9:45 AM to 2:30 PM

Amesbury ride into southern New Hampshire through scenic farm country with a tentative stop at the Applecrest Farm Orchards in Hampton Falls, NH. Ride 25 - 28 miles. Bring lunch. Start time 10:00 a.m. Rain cancels

Trip details

Activity: 
Bicycling
Bicycling - Road
Bicycling - Touring
Trip state: 
MA
Trip country: 
USA
Status: 
Open
Leader: 
Ed McManmon epmcmanmon@nii.net (781-639-4297; before 9PM)
Coleader: 
TBA - pending
Registrar: 
Ed McManmon epmcmanmon@nii.net (781-639-4297; Before 9:00 p.m.)

Tuesday Evening Ride in Concord

Tuesday, July 18, 2017 12:00 AM

Easy-Intermediate 15 mile ride on scenic roads in Concord-Carlisle area. Meet at 6pm for a 6:15 departure. Monument Square in Concord Center. Helmet and bike in good working condition, high vis clothing required; lights recommended. Cue sheets provided. Rain cancels. Dinner often follows after at a local restaurant.

Trip details

Activity: 
Bicycling
Bicycling - Road
Trip state: 
MA
Trip country: 
USA
Status: 
Open
Leader: 
Linda Haines linda.haines6624@gmail.com (978-621-8010)

Bike Truro and the Outer Cape

Friday, July 21, 2017 12:00 AM to Sunday, July 23, 2017 12:00 AM

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This may be one of the highlights of your summer! Stay in the Truro Hostel on the outer Cape, nestled in the seaside with ocean views. Arrive on Friday pm for a happy hour on the beach and spend Saturday and Sunday biking to Provincetown and around the Cape (up to 35 miles @ 11-14 mph). $160.00 includes 2 nights lodging, 2 breakfasts, 2 dinners and 2 happy hour snacks.

Trip details

Activity: 
Bicycling
Bicycling - Road
Trip state: 
MA
Trip country: 
USA
Status: 
Open
Leader: 
Joyce Bailey freshair2b@gmail.com
Rachel Neuwirth rbn8000@yahoo.com
Coleader: 
Susan Doherty sdoh1222@gmail.com
Registrar: 
Rachel Neuwirth rbn8000@yahoo.com

Bicycle Tour of Lake Champlain Islands 3rd Annual

Friday, July 21, 2017 10:00 AM to Sunday, July 23, 2017 3:00 PM

All the charm of Lake Champlain Islands in 35-80 flat miles over scenic Vermont pavé roads (read: some unpaved sections), country stores, Adirondack & Green Mountains views, & dips in refreshing lake water.

The trip has all ingredients for relaxing yet active weekend: several stops at state parks, scenic views at every turn, multiple stops for locally fresh food, & frequent beach stops for opportunities to dip in the water. Plan on three days of riding: Friday through Sunday.

Trip details

Activity: 
Bicycling
Bicycling - Road
Bicycling - Touring
Trip state: 
VT
Trip country: 
USA
Status: 
Wait Listed
Leader: 
Rami Haddad mcccxxv@me.com (857-288-8571; Before 9:00 p.m.)
Lamar Winters bikeamc53@gmail.com (508-902-7490; Before 9:00 p.m.)

Lamar is an active leader with the Boston Chapter cycling group. He enjoys leading trips all over New England but especially along the coastal areas in the summer. You can count on some great seafood after the rides.

Karen Hall bikeamc812@gmail.com (781-271-0654; Before 9:00 p.m.)
Mike Barry mikebarry657@mac.com

Mike has been biking since junior high and has been leading rides with the AMC since he moved here in the 1990's. He leads rides from evening rides to local day trips to regional weekends to week long tours in New England and in Tuscany and the Czech Republic for AMCs Adventure Travel Program.

Registrar: 
Rami Haddad mcccxxv@me.com (857-288-8571; Before 9:00 p.m.)

Nantucket Cycling Weekend

Friday, August 4, 2017 12:00 AM to Sunday, August 6, 2017 12:00 AM

Enjoy a summer weekend on AMC's annual trip to New England's favorite island. There will be leisurely rides to the coastal villages of Siasconset and Makadet, with an optional trip to the Cisco Brewery. We'll also walk the island's scenic cliffs, and enjoy the beach next to our historic lodging.

Trip details

Activity: 
Bicycling
Bicycling - Road
Bicycling - Touring
Trip state: 
MA
Trip country: 
USA
Status: 
Open
Leader: 
Paul Noe pjscdn@yahoo.com (781-329-1861; Before 9:00 p.m.)
Ed McManmon epmcmanmon@nii.net (781-639-4297; before 9:00 p.m.)
Registrar: 
Paul Noe pjscdn@yahoo.com (781-329-1861; before 9:00 p.m.)

Nantucket Summer Weekend

Friday, August 4, 2017 5:00 PM to Sunday, August 6, 2017 5:00 PM

Enjoy a summer weekend on AMC's annual trip to New England's favorite island. There will be leisurely rides to the coastal villages of Siasconset and Makadet, with an optional trip to the Cisco Brewery. We'll also walk the island's scenic cliffs, and enjoy the beach next to our lodging.

Trip details

Activity: 
Bicycling
Bicycling - Road
Bicycling - Touring
Trip state: 
MA
Trip country: 
USA
Status: 
Open
Leader: 
Ed McManmon epmcmanmon@nii.net (781-639-4297; before 9PM)
Paul Noe pjscdn@yahoo.com (781-329-1861; Between 7pm and 10pm)
Registrar: 
Ed McManmon epmcmanmon@nii.net (781-639-4297; before 9pm)

BICYCLE CAPE COD TOUR: HYANNIS-PROVINCETOWN

Saturday, August 5, 2017
8:00 AM to 9:00 PM

Experience bicycling Cape Cod in a day: train, ferry, bicycle path, farmers' market, salt water taffy, ice cream, bakery, lighthouses, & many beaches to dip in.

Start at 8:00am aboard the train from South Station to Hyannis ($20, plenty of capacity for bicycles). Navigate out of town to reach Cape Cod bicycle path to enjoy several parks, beaches, & food stops along the way. Visit the small towns of Orleans, Wellfleet, & Truro before arriving Provincetown for snack or early dinner.

Plan on easy pace, plenty of stops, & leisurely day.

Trip details

Activity: 
Bicycling
Trip state: 
MA
Trip country: 
USA
Status: 
Open
Leader: 
Rami Haddad

Thurs PM Ride-Lincoln

Thursday, August 10, 2017
5:45 PM to 7:30 PM

Helmet and bike in good condition required. Riders should be able to fix a flat and complete the ride in about 1.5 hrs. Leader will go at a moderate (approx 13 mph pace), faster riders are welcome to go ahead. Sustained, heavy rain across metro Boston cancels.
Meet at 5:45 for a 6 PM start at Lincoln Schools lot by the tennis courts on the left off Ball field Rd off Lincoln Rd, Lincoln, MA 01773; this is just west of the 5-way intersection with Lincoln, Weston, Trapelo, Sandy Pond and Bedford Roads, by the Lincoln Library, a few miles west of Rt 128.

Trip details

Activity: 
Bicycling
Bicycling - Evening
Bicycling - Road
Trip state: 
MA
Trip country: 
USA
Status: 
Open
Leader: 
Mike Barry mikebarry657@mac.com (617-257-2251)

Mike has been biking since junior high and has been leading rides with the AMC since he moved here in the 1990's. He leads rides from evening rides to local day trips to regional weekends to week long tours in New England and in Tuscany and the Czech Republic for AMCs Adventure Travel Program.

32-mile Bike Ride from Verrill Farm

Saturday, August 12, 2017 12:00 AM

Join us for 32.2 mile moderately paced (12-14 mph) bike ride through scenic Central Mass back roads in Concord, Stowe, Acton and surrounds (Ride with GPS link provided with route). We'll meet at Verrill Farm, 11 Wheeler Road, Concord for 10 am start. Park on Wheeler Road, behind the farm's store near the tents. Food is available before or after the ride--we'll make occasional stops for break/snacks. Bike in good working order, helmet, high vis clothing, lights, spare tube and ability to change a flat required. Rain cancels.

Trip details

Activity: 
Bicycling
Bicycling - Road
Trip state: 
MA
Trip country: 
USA
Status: 
Open
Leader: 
Linda Haines linda.haines6624@gmail.com
Robyn Maislin robyn.maislin@comcast.net
Registrar: 
Robyn Maislin robyn.maislin@comcast.net

Cycle the City: Harbor, Charles & Neponset Rivers & Emerald Necklace

Saturday, August 12, 2017
9:30 AM to 2:00 PM

This trip is for the bicyclists who have ever wanted to experience a ride that links together Boston's many bike paths into a loop around the city, and enjoy the many sights and points of interest. The city has made great strides in improving the bicycle network, and this ride highlights the best of the bicycle network. The trip loops around the city using primarily dedicated bike paths, with a few road connections between path entries.

Trip details

Activity: 
Bicycling
Bicycling - Touring
Trip state: 
MA
Trip country: 
USA
Status: 
Open
Leader: 
Paul Noe pjscdn@yahoo.com (781-329-1861; 7 - 9pm)
Rami Haddad mcccxxv@me.com
Registrar: 
Paul Noe pjscdn@yahoo.com (781-329-1861; 7 - 9 p.m.)

Natick and Sherborn Wanderer Tuesday Night ride

Tuesday, August 15, 2017
5:45 PM to 7:45 PM

Meet at the Gazebo on the Natick Town Green (intersection of rtes 27 and 135) at 5:30 for 5:45pm start. 13 mile ride at moderate pace over rolling terrain. Rain cancels. Helmets required. Dinner follows at local Pan Asian restaurant

Trip details

Activity: 
Bicycling - Evening
Trip state: 
MA
Trip country: 
USA
Status: 
Open
Leader: 
Valerie Paul valerie.paul@gmail.com (508-561-8097; before 9pm)

Biking North of the Whites 25th Annual Ride

Friday, August 18, 2017 12:00 AM to Sunday, August 20, 2017 12:00 AM

All the mountain views without climbing ALL the mountains (just some-it is northern NH after all1). 30/75mi rides over scenic country roads & rolling hills north of notches in NH & VT, with some flats along the Connecticut River. Cost of $215/ppdo includes 2 breakfasts, 1 dinner, 2 nights lodging, happy hour snacks and down-to-earth ambiance at the Jefferson Inn in Jefferson, NH. Room set-up is good for singles, couples and groups of friends. Private rooms available upon request for single supplement fee.

Trip details

Activity: 
Bicycling
Bicycling - Road
Bicycling - Touring
Trip state: 
NH
Trip country: 
USA
Status: 
Open
Leader: 
Mike Barry mikebarry657@mac.com (617-257-2251)

Mike has been biking since junior high and has been leading rides with the AMC since he moved here in the 1990's. He leads rides from evening rides to local day trips to regional weekends to week long tours in New England and in Tuscany and the Czech Republic for AMCs Adventure Travel Program.

Rami Haddad mdxix@me.com
Coleader: 
Dan Edwards (781-608-2558)
Ida Chang ida_chang_1@yahoo.com
Registrar: 
Dan Edwards dbe_88@yahoo.com (781-608-2558)

Intermediate Bike/Luxury Camping/Yoga Trip on Martha's Vineyard

Friday, August 18, 2017 12:00 AM to Sunday, August 20, 2017 12:00 AM

Bike scenic country roads, enjoy beautiful beaches, watch amazing sunsets, practice yoga, and stay at luxurious campground with full service kitchen, modern bathrooms, indoor/outdoor showers, and large multi-purpose room. Must be comfortable riding 12-20 miles per day with hills. $165 includes two nights tent site fee, two breakfasts, Saturday boiled lobster seafood feast, and great company! Parking on mainland and ferry extra (no cars).l But sag wagon will take tents, sleeping bags, and pads; just need to bring your clothing.

Trip details

Activity: 
Bicycling - Road
Trip state: 
MA
Trip country: 
USA
Status: 
Open
Leader: 
Jon Grand jhgrand@verizon.net (617-566-1849)
Jacqui Sweeney jfysoutdoors@gmail.com (781-209-1100; 7:00-9:30 p.m.)
Paul Nelson nelsn161@hotmail.com (781-209-1100; 7:00-9:30 p.m.)

Tuesday evening ride in Concord

Tuesday, August 22, 2017 12:00 AM

Easy-Intermediate 15 mile ride on scenic roads in Concord-Carlisle area. Meet at 5:45 pm for a 6 pm departure. Monument Square in Concord Center. Helmet and bike in good working condition, high vis clothing required; lights recommended. Cue sheets provided. Rain cancels. Dinner often follows after at a local restaurant.

Trip details

Activity: 
Bicycling
Bicycling - Evening
Trip state: 
MA
Trip country: 
USA
Status: 
Open
Leader: 
Linda Haines linda.haines6624@gmail.com (978-621-8010)

Annual Casual Martha's Vineyard Bike Trip

Friday, August 25, 2017 12:00 AM to Sunday, August 27, 2017 12:00 AM

Come to Martha's Vineyard for a late August end of summer cycling and touring break. 2 days biking, beaching & relaxing. Bike 33 mi. on Sat. Sun. is shorter ride with a return on potential sunset ferryboat cruise. Sign up early! Register no later than July 25th to secure a spot.

Trip details

Activity: 
Bicycling
Bicycling - Road
Bicycling - Touring
Trip state: 
MA
Trip country: 
USA
Status: 
Open
Leader: 
Ed McManmon epmcmanmon@nii.net (781-639-4297; before 9PM)
Coleader: 
Dan Pratt daniel.pratt1@verizon.net (781-933-7833; Before 9:00 p.m.)
Registrar: 
Ed McManmon - register by July 25th epmcmanmon@nii.net (781-639-4297; Before 9:00 p.m.)

Tuesday Evening Ride-Lexington

Tuesday, August 29, 2017 12:00 AM

Tuesday Evening Ride. Starting in Lexington, 15 mile road ride. Moderate pace 11-13mph. Meet at 5:45 for a 6pm departure, dinner often follows. Lights, helmet and flat repair required. Meet at the Minuteman Statue, Lexington, intersection of Mass Ave and Bedford St., Rtes. 4/225. No registration necessary. Rain cancels.

Trip details

Activity: 
Bicycling
Trip state: 
MA
Trip country: 
USA
Status: 
Open
Leader: 
Karen Hall bikeamc812@gmail.com (781-271-0654; before 9pm)

Thurs PM Ride-Lexington

Thursday, August 31, 2017
5:45 PM to 7:30 PM

18 mi. Map & cue sheets provided. Helmet and bike in good condition required. Riders should be able to fix a flat and complete the ride in about 1.5 hrs. Rain cancels. Dinner at local restaurant follows ride. Meet at 5:45 for 6:00 start at Lexington Common, Mass Ave side near Minuteman statue. See Meetup Group url for more information, to comment and see comment threads.

Trip details

Activity: 
Bicycling
Bicycling - Evening
Bicycling - Road
Trip state: 
MA
Trip country: 
USA
Status: 
Open
Leader: 
Mike Barry mikebarry657@mac.com (617-257-2251)

Mike has been biking since junior high and has been leading rides with the AMC since he moved here in the 1990's. He leads rides from evening rides to local day trips to regional weekends to week long tours in New England and in Tuscany and the Czech Republic for AMCs Adventure Travel Program.

Labor Day Cycling Weekend in the Berkshires

Friday, September 1, 2017 5:00 PM to Monday, September 4, 2017 3:00 PM

Join us for 25-50+ mile led road rides over scenic, hilly country roads on both sides of the scenic Taconic Range along NY-Mass border (10-13 mph easy pace, but intermediate hilly terrain). $218-$258 per person includes 3 nights lodging in a relaxing country home, 3 breakfasts, 2 happy hours & dinners Saturday & Sunday (meals fit for a foodie!). Please register with Aldo. (Note: Location shown on map is the general location of the town of Hancock; it is not the location of the lodging site. The lodging location will be sent only to registered participants.)

Trip details

Activity: 
Bicycling
Bicycling - Road
Bicycling - Touring
Trip state: 
MA
Trip country: 
USA
Status: 
Open
Leader: 
Aldo Ghirin aggamc2016@gmail.com (617-393-0111; before 9 PM)

Aldo has been a bicycling leader with the AMC Boston Chapter Bicycling Committee for several years. He also enjoys skiing, paddling, and hiking. He is the most recent past chair of the AMC Boston Chapter Ski Committee.

Coleader: 
Susan Feist

Susan is an avid cyclist, cross country skier, hiker, and all-around outdoors person.

Registrar: 
Aldo Ghirin aggamc2016@gmail.com (617-393-0111; before 9 PM)

Cape Ann Perimeter Ride

Saturday, September 9, 2017
9:45 AM to 2:00 PM

Bike coastal streets and side roads along scenic Cape Ann, starting from Gloucester. Stops along route for viewing lighthouses, coves, and potential beach spots. Ride is 30-35 miles of gently rolling terrain with a few hills in between. Bring appropriate wind-protective clothing, lunch, and snacks. Accessible by MBTA Commuter Rail. Rain cancels.

Trip details

Activity: 
Bicycling
Bicycling - Road
Bicycling - Touring
Trip state: 
MA
Trip country: 
USA
Status: 
Open
Leader: 
Ed McManmon epmcmanmon@nii.net (781-639-4297; before 9 PM)
Coleader: 
TBA - pending
Registrar: 
Ed McManmon epmcmanmon@nii.net (781-639-4297; Before 9 PM)

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