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BCP offers many regularly scheduled weekly rides. Follow this link to view the Weekly Ride List for more detailed information regarding these rides than the minimal description provided in the Monthly Ride Calendar below. Occasionally, ad-hoc rides are announced. These rides are sent by email to all members of the BCP email list. To join this list, click here. Information about some of our popular starting locations is available on our Ride Guide page which is found under the rides menu item.

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 August 2020 

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  • August 88:55AM
    Sat August 8, 2020 - RIDE CLOSED Hills out West - Less Jack & More Jill

    Level B: 14.5-15.5mph, 66 miles. Meet at Italian Fountain behind the Art Museum. The ride leaves at 8:55 am. Consider this the next step up from the Toss of the DIce "C+" with more hills (5,400 ft). We will regroup as needed, but riders are expected to ride group pace. Bring food or money for snack along the way, as well as a spare tube. This week a slight variation on the infamous SimonS Jack & Jill ride. Ride may be cancelled up to 1 hour prior to departure time. Please be familiar with the Bicycle Club of Philadelphia Rider Guidelines for COVID-19 Mitigation, and bring a mask for the rest stop. Preregistration required. Cue sheets will not be available. The on-line route map is Less Jack & more Jill.
    Leader: Simon Knight, , 215-219-9555

  • August 89:00AM
    Sat August 8, 2020 - RIDE CLOSED Toss of the Dice - Wegmans KoP w/Covered Bridge

    Level B-/C+: 14mph, 45-65 miles. Meet at Italian Fountain behind the Art Museum. The ride leaves at 9:00 am. The ride leaves at 9:00 am. Ride Level: Various rides ranging 45-65 miles. We will regroup as needed, but riders are expected to ride group pace. Bring food or money for snack along the way, as well as a spare tube, tire irons and multi-tool. Check daily listing for route information. Ride may be cancelled up to 1 hour prior to departure time. Please be familiar with the Bicycle Club of Philadelphia Rider Guidelines for COVID-19 Mitigation, and bring a mask for the rest stop. Preregistration required. If you want a cue PDF, please send me your email address. Cue sheets will be available. The on-line route map is Wegmans KoP with Covered Bridge way back.
    Leader: Joseph M. Pless, , 610-937-9010

  • August 89:00AM
    Sat August 8, 2020 - RIDE CLOSED Spring Mill Saturday C - Trooper with 7 miles of the SSC

    Level C: 12mph, 30 miles. Meet at Spring Mill SEPTA lot beside Riverbend Cycles. The ride leaves at 9:00 am. PLEASE remember your mask for the H2O stop. No bathroom at the start :( Make a pit stop before you arrive. Today we do 7 miles of the Scenic Schuylkill Century on the way to Trooper for H2O at 17 miles. Return through Norristown past the Farm Park to Haws Av and the Schuylkill River Trail. Cue sheets will not be available. The on-line route map is Trooper via SSC.
    Leader: Michael Fuller, , 484-682-4562

  • August 89:30AM
    Sat August 8, 2020 - Farewll Ride to DelVal Market from UDHS

    Level C/C-: 12-13mph, 35.5 miles. Meet at Upper Dublin High School. The ride leaves at 9:30 am. Join us for what might be one of the last rides to The Market at DelVal, which is slated to close on August 15. (See: https://patch.com/pennsylvania/doylestown/shady-brook-farm-leaving-market-delval-august-15 ) --- from Upper Dublin High School, out via Horsham Powerline Trail & Folly Rd.; back via Pine Valley Covered Bridge, 202 Parkway. --- This ride is listed with SCU and BCP. Please RSVP via SCU Meetup: https://www.meetup.com/Suburban-Cyclists-Unlimited-Meetup/events/272371992/ or contact me --- SCU COVID-19 Protocols in effect (See: https://suburbancyclists.org/docs.ashx?id=636920 ) --- New riders are welcome. -- Linda McGrane plans to lead a longer, faster version of this ride on Sunday. Cue sheets will be available. The on-line route map is https://ridewithgps.com/routes/33652047.
    Leader: Chuck Herbert, , 215-430-3222

  • August 810:00AM
    Sat August 8, 2020 - RIDE CLOSED Ardmore Farmer's Market

    Level D: 10-12mph, 20-25 miles. Meet at Azalea Garden's formal entrance, behind the Art Museum. The ride leaves at 10:00 am. We will ride to the Ardmore Farmer's Market for a snack then head back to the museum. Please remember to wear your mask and bring an extra tube and water. If KYW is reporting rain outside their studio one hour prior to the start, the ride cancels. Cue sheets will not be available.
    Leader: Ginnie Zipf, , 610-529-3214

  • August 98:00AM
    Sun August 9, 2020 - RIDE CLOSED Circumnavigating the Delaware Bay Cycle Touring Bikepacking, August 9th to 13th.

    Level D: 10mph, 60/40/50/50/50 miles. Meet at Azalea Garden's formal entrance, behind the Art Museum. The ride leaves at 8:00 am. The final Intro to Cycle Touring Bikepacking trip in the series of three will circumnavigate the Delaware Bay by riding out of Philadelphia to the Cape May Ferry over to Cape Henlopen, DE State Park and returning on the western side of the Delaware River back to Philadelphia. This will be five days of peddling and 4 nights of camping on a private farm in Woodbine,NJ and DE State Parks. Woodbine, NJ, Sunday, August 9th. Cape Henlopen State Park, DE, Monday, August 10th. Killens Pond State Park, Tuesday, August 11th. Lum's Pond State Park, DE, Wednesday, August 12th. And Philadelphia (home), Thursday, August 13th. Approximate mileage each day, 50 miles. Shared cost of camp sites and camp dinners and light breakfasts. Usually pack a lunch or buy along the way stopping for coffee or second breakfast. We will eat out for dinner in Cape Henlopen State Park. Might do group laundry along the third day of cycling or nightly wash with daytime drying. Need a working bicycle with racks and panniers, tent, sleeping bag, sleeping pad, one to three sets of cycling clothes, rain gear, bathing suit, warm outer wear, camp towel (showers at all camp sites), toiletries, maybe $30 to $40 a day for expenses. Must RSVP by Thursday, August 6th. Limit of 8 bikepackers. Contact Tim Carey, the travelling bicycle nurse, at 267.414.9037. Or . Feel free to call with any questions.This will be rain or shine. Cue sheets will not be available.
    Leader: Tim Carey, , 267-414-9037

  • August 98:30AM
    Sun August 9, 2020 - Longer Farewell Ride to Del Val College Market COVID Precautions in Effect (ad-hoc ride)

    Level B-/C+: 13-14mph, 71 miles. Meet at Upper Dublin High School. The ride leaves at 8:30 am. Scenic meander from UDHS into peaceful Bucks County. Rest stop at Del Val College Market, which will be going out of business this week. Rest stop at Wawa in Colmar at Mile 17. Food stop at the Lumberville General Store on River Rd at Mile 39. Farewell visit to Del Val College Market at Mile 56. Total climbing is 3960 ft. Along the way, we'll pass plenty of green landscapes and Peace Valley Park/Lake Galena, from both sides. COVID PRECAUTIONS in EFFECT: please review this document for details on COVID Mitigation: https://phillybikeclub.org/bcp_covid_19_rider_guidelines.pdf The on-line route map is https://ridewithgps.com/routes/33690945. It is optional, but you may preregister until Sunday, August 9, 2020 at 7:00 am.
    Leader: Linda McGrane, , 267-251-7862

  • August 912:15PM
    Sun August 9, 2020 - C Spin-off

    Level C: 12mph, 45 miles. Meet at Azalea Garden's formal entrance, behind the Art Museum. The ride leaves at 12:15 pm. Ride to Ambler. Friendly C ride which cheerfully waits to regroup. Bring money for a food stop at the Ambler Abyss. Mask required at meet-up; optional while riding. No ride if rain at start or 50 pct or more chance of rain in NOAA forecast. Pre-registration preferred but not required. It is optional, but you may preregister until Sunday, August 9, 2020 at 11:00 am.
    Leader: Jim Kahn, , 215-771-4487

  • August 106:00PM
    Mon August 10, 2020 - Delightful, Delicious D (& D+/C-) Ride, Monday Evening Edition COVID PRECAUTIONS in EFFECT

    Level C- through D: 10-11.5mph, 15-28 miles. Meet at Upper Dublin High School. The ride leaves at 6:00 pm. Scheduled for most Monday evenings throughout the summer. Gently paced, post-work evening ride to pedal away the day's stresses, suited for novice riders, newcomers to the area, and/or anyone seeking a low-intensity, relaxed, recovery ride. Cycle peaceful roads in Eastern Montgomery Co. Mileage will depend on the length of evening daylight. Please bring lights in case we are delayed on our return. Occasionally, this ride may be cancelled, if there is a special club event at another location. Cue sheets will not be available. It is optional, but you may preregister until Monday, August 10, 2020 at 5:00 pm.
    Leader: Linda McGrane, , 267-251-7862

  • August 106:00PM
    Mon August 10, 2020 - Tom B's Monday Nites from Westlakes Corp Center

    Level B: 14mph, 20-35 miles. Meet at Westlakes Corp Center. The ride leaves at 6:00 pm. PLEASE RSVP - Small "B" category rides starting Monday 6/8/20. Meet at Westlakes Corporate Center Parking on the Chester Valley Trail. This is behind the new Springhill Suites Hotel off of Rte. 252. We'll ride many of the roads that we use on the COS rides. Will break into groups of less than 10 and abide by the SCU/BCP COVID-19 Mitigation Guidelines at all times. Ride leader(s) will sign you in. Will publish route on Monday mornings so you can download to device. No cue sheets will be handed out. Cue sheets will not be available.
    Leader: Thomas Beckett, , 610-733-7030

  • August 116:00PM
    Tue August 11, 2020 - Delightful, Delicious D (& D+/C-) Ride, Tuesday Evening Edition. COVID PRECAUTIONS in EFFECT

    Level C- through D: 10-11.5mph, 15-28 miles. Meet at Glenside Public Library parking lot. The ride leaves at 6:00 pm. Scheduled for most Tuesday evenings throughout the summer. Gently paced, post-work evening ride to pedal away the day's stresses, suited for novice riders, newcomers to the area, and/or anyone seeking a low-intensity recovery ride. Relaxed pace. Cycle peaceful roads in Eastern Montgomery Co. Meet in the library parking lot. Please bring lights in case we are delayed on our return. This Tuesday evening ride meets every Tuesday throughout the summer, weather permitting, unless there is another special club event in a different location. Cue sheets will not be available. It is optional, but you may preregister until Tuesday, August 11, 2020 at 5:00 pm.
    Leader: Linda McGrane, , 267-251-7862

  • August 126:00PM
    Wed August 12, 2020 - Delightful, Delicious D (and D+/C-) Wednesday Evening Ride, with COVID Precautions in Effect

    Level C- through D: 10-12mph, 15-30 miles. Meet at Flourtown Shopping Center. The ride leaves at 6:00 pm. Most Wednesday evenings in summer, weather permitting. Gently paced, post-work ride to pedal away stresses, suited for novices, newcomers to area, and/or anyone seeking low-intensity recovery ride. Peaceful roads Eastern Montgomery Co, w/brief rest stop. Please bring lights. COVID: safe social distance (20 ft apart while riding, >6 ft apart when stopped). Group size limited to 10 riders, including Leader. Please bring mask & hand sanitizer. Preregistration saves you writing time at start. Your electronic signature will suffice for the waiver, and, preregistering saves you from having to touch the pen & paper. If you sign-in at start, please use hand sanitizer. Meet in parking lot of Flourtown Shop Ctr Bethlehem Pike (McDonald's in front, facing the Pike). Cue sheets will not be available. It is optional, but you may preregister until Wednesday, August 12, 2020 at 5:00 pm.
    Leader: Linda McGrane, , 267-251-7862

  • August 1310:00AM
    Thu August 13, 2020 - Thursday Morning "d"lightful Hill Ride.

    Level C- through D: 10mph, 25 miles. Meet at Cosmic Cafe, Lloyd Hall, # 1 Boathouse Row, Kelly Dr, East Fairmont Park . The ride leaves at 10:00 am. Level D: 10mph, 26 miles. Meet at Cosmic Cafe, Lloyd Hall, # 1 Boathouse Row, Kelly Dr, East Fairmont Park . The ride leaves at 10:00 am. This is a much slower version of the Thursday Night Hill Ride! Out to Penn Valley, down Mill Creek Rd to Route 23 (Conshahocken State Road) and back through West Laurel Hill Cemetary. Coffee at the end, Thunder Mug Cafe. If KYW is reporting rain outside their studio one hour prior to start, ride cancels. Cue sheets will not be available. Preregistration is required, please preregister by Thursday, August 13, 2020 at 10:00 am. Tim Carey will be circumnavigating Delaware Bay. Jeff Berger will be leading this week, but will be following Tim's route exactly. Cue sheets will not be available. Preregistration is required, please preregister by Thursday, August 13, 2020 at 10:00 am.
    Leader: Jeff Berger, , 302-562-0935

  • August 136:00PM
    Thu August 13, 2020 - Thursday Night Hill Ride - 10 Rider limit.

    Level B: 15mph, 25 -35 miles. Meet at Italian Fountain behind the Art Museum. The ride leaves at 6:00 pm. A moderately hilly ride conquering Main Line hills that regroups at the top of each climb. As the days lengthen, so does the ride and we should be nearing 30 - 35 miles by July. No riders doing the listed pace will be dropped. Cue sheets will not be available. Bike lights are highly recommended. Please bring a mask for when off the bike and review Club rules for COVID-19. Optional after-ride socially distant drinks at Cosmic (bring ID & money). Rain cancellations will be listed on web site 1 hour prior to ride. Preregistration required. Cue sheets will not be available.
    Leader: Simon Knight, , 215-219-9555

  • August 136:00PM
    Thu August 13, 2020 - Delightful, Delicious "D" (and D+/C-) Ride, Thursday evening Edition, COVID PRECAUTIONS in EFFECT

    Level C- through D: 10-11.5mph, 15-28 miles. Meet at Jacobs Engineering Parking Lot. The ride leaves at 6:00 pm. Gently paced, post-work evening ride to pedal away work stresses, suited for novices, newcomers to area, and/or anyone seeking low-intensity recovery ride. Meet in same parking lot as the "Multi-Level Conshohocken Rides". Start by riding on Schuylkill River Trail, and/or, Cross County Trail, which connects the Schuylkill w/Plymouth Meeting . As riders get stronger, we can turn off the trails and explore some pretty roads in the area. Please bring lights in case we return at dark. COVID PRECAUTIONS in EFFECT. Please bring masks and hand sanitizer. Cue sheets will not be available. It is optional, but you may preregister until Thursday, August 13, 2020 at 5:00 pm.
    Leader: Linda McGrane, , 267-251-7862

  • August 136:00PM
    Thu August 13, 2020 - "C"vilized Thursday Night Hill Ride

    Level C: 12mph, 23 miles. Meet at Azalea Garden's formal entrance, behind the Art Museum. The ride leaves at 6:00 pm. C version of the Thursday Hill Ride. Four steep hills in Gladwyne, and we wait at the top of each hill. Some climbing ability required. Please pre-register though not required. A mask is required for the meet-up but optional while riding. No ride if rain at start or NOAA forecast of 50 percent or more chance of rain during ride. It is optional, but you may preregister until Thursday, August 13, 2020 at 5:00 pm.
    Leader: Jim Kahn, , 215-771-4487

  • August 149:15AM
    Fri August 14, 2020 - RESCHEDULED from last week. Friday Frolic w/Linda. Another award-winning route from Charlie B.! Horsham Library to Plumsteadville for Ice Cream COVID PRECAUTIONS in EFFECT

    Level B-/C+: 13-14mph, 52 miles. Meet at Horsham Township Library. The ride leaves at 9:15 am. RESCHEDULED from last week, due to rain. Discover the "Hidden Treasure" of Chubby's Dairy Barn, recently discovered by a pirate who hijacked a birthday ride to this clandestine ice cream paradise concealed in downtown Plumsteadville. Follow the pirate’s treasure map (aka cue sheet) to find the "Hidden Treasure" of Chubby's Dairy Barn, recently discovered by a pirate who hijacked a birthday ride to this clandestine ice cream paradise concealed in a hidden cove in downtown Plumsteadville. Then return via another treasure, called Tabora’s, and sail by scenic Lake Galena. Dramamine not provided on this cruise. From LMc: This loop has 2749 ft of climbing. Convenience store if needed for quick break at Mile 7 in Warrington. Chubby's Ice Cream (and Wawa) in Plumsteadville at Mile 30. Tabora's in Chalfont at Mile 36. This route also passes several parks with restrooms and/or porta-potties available. COVID PRECAUTIONS IN EFFECT - social distancing, hand hygiene. SPECIAL NOTE, re. meeting point: Hatboro Horsham High School remains closed for non-members of the school community. Our ride will be meeting at nearby Horsham Township Library, just down the street, at 435 Babylon Rd Horsham, PA 19044. Cue sheets will be available. The on-line route map is https://ridewithgps.com/routes/33547067. It is optional, but you may preregister until Friday, August 14, 2020 at 7:30 am.
    Leader: Linda McGrane, , 267-251-7862

  • August 1410:00AM
    Fri August 14, 2020 - Paper Trail Bike Coffee Shop - Rittenhouse Town, Wisahicon Park

    Level D: 10mph, 16 miles. Meet at Cosmic Cafe, Lloyd Hall, # 1 Boathouse Row, Kelly Dr, East Fairmont Park . The ride leaves at 10:00 am. Pleasant morning ride to the newest attraction in the Wisahicon Park, the Papper Trail Bike Coffee Shop. We take a longer but easy route out of the Schuylkill River Valley to W Hunting Park Ave and Henry Ave, Walnut Lane Bridge then Rittenhouse Town. The coffee shop is there. The route home is over the paved Wisahicon Trail to Ridge Ave and down Martin Luther King Dr. If KYW is reporting rain outside their studio one hour prior to start, ride cancels. Cue sheets will not be available. Preregistration is required, please preregister by Friday, August 14, 2020 at 10:10 am.
    Leader: Tim Carey, , 267-414-9037

  • August 158:55AM
    Sat August 15, 2020 - Hills out West - Group Limit 10 - Ride Time 8:55 am.

    Level B: 14.5-15.5mph, 50 - 70 miles. Meet at Italian Fountain behind the Art Museum. The ride leaves at 8:55 am. Consider this the next step up from the Toss of the DIce "C+" with more hills. We will regroup as needed, but riders are expected to ride group pace. Bring food or money for snack along the way, as well as a spare tube. Check daily listing for route information. Ride may be cancelled up to 1 hour prior to departure time. Please be familiar with the Bicycle Club of Philadelphia Rider Guidelines for COVID-19 Mitigation, and bring a mask for the rest stop. Preregistration required. Cue sheets will not be available.
    Leader: Simon Knight, , 215-219-9555

  • August 159:00AM
    Sat August 15, 2020 - Toss of the Dice

    Level B-/C+: 14mph, 45-65 miles. Meet at Italian Fountain behind the Art Museum. The ride leaves at 9:00 am. The ride leaves at 9:00 am. Ride Level: Various rides ranging 45-65 miles. We will regroup as needed, but riders are expected to ride group pace. Bring food or money for snack along the way, as well as a spare tube, tire irons and multi-tool. Check daily listing for route information. Ride may be cancelled up to 1 hour prior to departure time. Please be familiar with the Bicycle Club of Philadelphia Rider Guidelines for COVID-19 Mitigation, and bring a mask for the rest stop. Preregistration required. If you want a cue PDF, please send me your email address. Cue sheets will be available.
    Leader: Joseph M. Pless, , 610-937-9010

  • August 159:00AM
    Sat August 15, 2020 - Spring Mill Saturday C - West end of Power Line Trail

    Level C: 12mph, 30 miles. Meet at Spring Mill SEPTA lot beside Riverbend Cycles. The ride leaves at 9:00 am. PLEASE remember your mask for the H2O stop. No bathroom at the start :( Make a pit stop before you arrive. Today we will turn left at the Power Line Trail to see the other end. H2O stop at 17 miles. Moderate pace with regrouping at traffic signals and hill tops. Cue sheets will not be available. The on-line route map is Power Line Trail West. Preregistration is required, please preregister by Saturday, August 15, 2020 at 7:00 am.
    Leader: Michael Fuller, , 484-682-4562

  • August 1510:00AM
    Sat August 15, 2020 - Delancey Street Bagels & Cafe - Wynnewood

    Level D: 10mph, 17 miles. Meet at Azalea Garden's formal entrance, behind the Art Museum. The ride leaves at 10:00 am. Our destination will be in Wynnewood, the Delancey St Bagels for this Saturday. Easy and sweet. If KYW is reporting rain outside their studio one hour prior to start, ride cancels. Cue sheets will not be available. Preregistration is required, please preregister by Saturday, August 15, 2020 at 10:10 am.
    Leader: Tim Carey, , 267-414-9037

  • August 1612:00PM
    Sun August 16, 2020 - Sunny Sunday Afternoon D Ride

    Level D: 10mph, 15 - 20 miles. Meet at Azalea Garden's formal entrance, behind the Art Museum. The ride leaves at 12:00 pm. Come along on a ride with new distancing and old destinations. Bring a mask so you won't be seen with a smile upside-down. This ride is designed for novice riders or those new to Philadelphia. All you need is a working bicycle and a bicycle helmet. You will learn about all the other acutraments needed to become a Savvy Cyclist. If KYW is reporting rain outside their studio, one hour prior to start, ride canceles. Cue sheets will not be available. Preregistration is required, please preregister by Sunday, August 16, 2020 at 12:10 pm.
    Leader: Tim Carey, , 267-414-9037

  • August 176:00PM
    Mon August 17, 2020 - Delightful, Delicious D (& D+/C-) Ride, Monday Evening Edition

    Level C- through D: 10-11.5mph, 15-28 miles. Meet at Upper Dublin High School. The ride leaves at 6:00 pm. Scheduled for most Monday evenings throughout the summer. Gently paced, post-work evening ride to pedal away the day's stresses, suited for novice riders, newcomers to the area, and/or anyone seeking a low-intensity, relaxed, recovery ride. Cycle peaceful roads in Eastern Montgomery Co. Mileage will depend on the length of evening daylight. Please bring lights in case we are delayed on our return. Occasionally, this ride may be cancelled, if there is a special club event at another location. Cue sheets will not be available.
    Leader: Linda McGrane, , 267-251-7862

  • August 176:00PM
    Mon August 17, 2020 - Tom B's Monday Nites from Westlakes Corp Center

    Level B: 14mph, 20-35 miles. Meet at Westlakes Corp Center. The ride leaves at 6:00 pm. PLEASE RSVP - Small "B" category rides starting Monday 6/8/20. Meet at Westlakes Corporate Center Parking on the Chester Valley Trail. This is behind the new Springhill Suites Hotel off of Rte. 252. We'll ride many of the roads that we use on the COS rides. Will break into groups of less than 10 and abide by the SCU/BCP COVID-19 Mitigation Guidelines at all times. Ride leader(s) will sign you in. Will publish route on Monday mornings so you can download to device. No cue sheets will be handed out. Cue sheets will not be available.
    Leader: Thomas Beckett, , 610-733-7030

  • August 186:00PM
    Tue August 18, 2020 - Delightful, Delicious D (& D+/C-) Ride, Tuesday Evening Edition

    Level C- through D: 10-11.5mph, 15-28 miles. Meet at Glenside Public Library parking lot. The ride leaves at 6:00 pm. Scheduled for most Tuesday evenings throughout the summer. Gently paced, post-work evening ride to pedal away the day's stresses, suited for novice riders, newcomers to the area, and/or anyone seeking a low-intensity recovery ride. Relaxed pace. Cycle peaceful roads in Eastern Montgomery Co. Meet in the library parking lot. Please bring lights in case we are delayed on our return. This Tuesday evening ride meets every Tuesday throughout the summer, weather permitting, unless there is another special club event in a different location. Cue sheets will not be available.
    Leader: Linda McGrane, , 267-251-7862

  • August 196:00PM
    Wed August 19, 2020 - Delightful, Delicious D (and D+/C-) Wednesday Evening Ride, with COVID Precautions in Effect

    Level C- through D: 10-12mph, 15-30 miles. Meet at Flourtown Shopping Center. The ride leaves at 6:00 pm. Most Wednesday evenings in summer, weather permitting. Gently paced, post-work ride to pedal away stresses, suited for novices, newcomers to area, and/or anyone seeking low-intensity recovery ride. Peaceful roads Eastern Montgomery Co, w/brief rest stop. Please bring lights. COVID: safe social distance (20 ft apart while riding, >6 ft apart when stopped). Group size limited to 10 riders, including Leader. Please bring mask & hand sanitizer. Preregistration saves you writing time at start. If you sign-in at start, please use hand sanitizer. Meet in parking lot of Flourtown Shop Ctr Bethlehem Pike (McDonald's in front, facing the Pike). Cue sheets will not be available.
    Leader: Linda McGrane, , 267-251-7862

  • August 206:00PM
    Thu August 20, 2020 - Thursday Night Hill Ride - 10 Rider limit.

    Level B: 15mph, 25 -35 miles. Meet at Italian Fountain behind the Art Museum. The ride leaves at 6:00 pm. A moderately hilly ride conquering Main Line hills that regroups at the top of each climb. As the days lengthen, so does the ride and we should be nearing 30 - 35 miles by July. No riders doing the listed pace will be dropped. Cue sheets will not be available. Bike lights are highly recommended. Please bring a mask for when off the bike and review Club rules for COVID-19. Optional after-ride socially distant drinks at Cosmic (bring ID & money). Rain cancellations will be listed on web site 1 hour prior to ride. Preregistration required. Cue sheets will not be available.
    Leader: Simon Knight, , 215-219-9555

  • August 206:00PM
    Thu August 20, 2020 - Delightful, Delicious "D" (and D+/C-) Ride, Thursday evening Edition, COVID PRECAUTIONS in EFFECT

    Level C- through D: 10-11.5mph, 15-28 miles. Meet at Jacobs Engineering Parking Lot. The ride leaves at 6:00 pm. Gently paced, post-work evening ride to pedal away work stresses, suited for novices, newcomers to area, and/or anyone seeking low-intensity recovery ride. Meet in same parking lot as the "Multi-Level Conshohocken Rides". Start by riding on Schuylkill River Trail, and/or, Cross County Trail, which connects the Schuylkill w/Plymouth Meeting . As riders get stronger, we can turn off the trails and explore some pretty roads in the area. Please bring lights in case we return at dark. COVID PRECAUTIONS in EFFECT. Please bring masks and hand sanitizer. Cue sheets will not be available.
    Leader: Linda McGrane, , 267-251-7862

  • August 206:00PM
    Thu August 20, 2020 - "C"vilized Thursday Night Hill Ride

    Level C: 12mph, 23 miles. Meet at Azalea Garden's formal entrance, behind the Art Museum. The ride leaves at 6:00 pm. C version of the Thursday Hill Ride. Four steep hills in Gladwyne, and we wait at the top of each hill. Some climbing ability required. Please pre-register though not required. A mask is required for the meet-up but optional while riding. No ride if rain at start or NOAA forecast of 50 percent or more chance of rain during ride. It is optional, but you may preregister until Thursday, August 20, 2020 at 5:00 pm.
    Leader: Jim Kahn, , 215-771-4487

  • August 219:30AM
    Fri August 21, 2020 - Friday Frolic w/Linda. This is the generic description. Specific details will be posted on daily calendar for each Friday.

    Level B-: 14mph, 45-50, +/- miles. Start location to be determined. The ride leaves at 9:30 am. Enjoy scenic adventures by bike on most Fridays, throughout the year. Explore pretty, peaceful roads in suburban counties -- Montgomery, Bucks, Chester, etc. Starting points will vary, so that we can cycle through different regions. Please check daily calendar for details of each Friday's route -- terrain, mileage, rest stops, etc. Cue sheets and on-line route map provided for each ride. If weather conditions are not conducive to cycling, this ride may be replaced by a hike/walk, or snow activity. As long as we are enjoying outdoor exercise, and Mother Nature, in the company of friends, we'll have a memorable outing. Cue sheets will be available.
    Leader: Linda McGrane, , 267-251-7862

  • August 228:55AM
    Sat August 22, 2020 - Hills out West - Group Limit 10 - Ride Time 8:55 am.

    Level B: 14.5-15.5mph, 50 - 70 miles. Meet at Italian Fountain behind the Art Museum. The ride leaves at 8:55 am. Consider this the next step up from the Toss of the DIce "C+" with more hills. We will regroup as needed, but riders are expected to ride group pace. Bring food or money for snack along the way, as well as a spare tube. Check daily listing for route information. Ride may be cancelled up to 1 hour prior to departure time. Please be familiar with the Bicycle Club of Philadelphia Rider Guidelines for COVID-19 Mitigation, and bring a mask for the rest stop. Preregistration required. Cue sheets will not be available.
    Leader: Simon Knight, , 215-219-9555

  • August 229:00AM
    Sat August 22, 2020 - Toss of the Dice

    Level B-/C+: 14mph, 45-65 miles. Meet at Italian Fountain behind the Art Museum. The ride leaves at 9:00 am. The ride leaves at 9:00 am. Ride Level: Various rides ranging 45-65 miles. We will regroup as needed, but riders are expected to ride group pace. Bring food or money for snack along the way, as well as a spare tube, tire irons and multi-tool. Check daily listing for route information. Ride may be cancelled up to 1 hour prior to departure time. Please be familiar with the Bicycle Club of Philadelphia Rider Guidelines for COVID-19 Mitigation, and bring a mask for the rest stop. Preregistration required. If you want a cue PDF, please send me your email address. Cue sheets will be available.
    Leader: Joseph M. Pless, , 610-937-9010

  • August 229:00AM
    Sat August 22, 2020 - Destination: Maple Shade Custard Stand

    Level C+: 13mph, 47 miles. Meet at Cadence Cycling and Cafe 201 S. 25th St Philadelphia. The ride leaves at 9:00 am. We'll cross the Delaware River into New Jersey to explore some less populated areas of Burlington County as we search for the Delaware Valley's best frozen custard. Along the way we'll make a stop in Maple Shade to evaluate what that township has to offer . BCP COVID 19 guidelines will be in effect Cue sheets will not be available. The on-line route map is https://www.strava.com/routes/2721508219260140948. Preregistration is required, please preregister by Friday, August 21, 2020 at 3:00 pm.
    Leader: Rob Gusky, , 920-573-5128

  • August 246:00PM
    Mon August 24, 2020 - Delightful, Delicious D (& D+/C-) Ride, Monday Evening Edition

    Level C- through D: 10-11.5mph, 15-28 miles. Meet at Upper Dublin High School. The ride leaves at 6:00 pm. Scheduled for most Monday evenings throughout the summer. Gently paced, post-work evening ride to pedal away the day's stresses, suited for novice riders, newcomers to the area, and/or anyone seeking a low-intensity, relaxed, recovery ride. Cycle peaceful roads in Eastern Montgomery Co. Mileage will depend on the length of evening daylight. Please bring lights in case we are delayed on our return. Occasionally, this ride may be cancelled, if there is a special club event at another location. Cue sheets will not be available.
    Leader: Linda McGrane, , 267-251-7862

  • August 246:00PM
    Mon August 24, 2020 - Tom B's Monday Nites from Westlakes Corp Center

    Level B: 14mph, 20-35 miles. Meet at Westlakes Corp Center. The ride leaves at 6:00 pm. PLEASE RSVP - Small "B" category rides starting Monday 6/8/20. Meet at Westlakes Corporate Center Parking on the Chester Valley Trail. This is behind the new Springhill Suites Hotel off of Rte. 252. We'll ride many of the roads that we use on the COS rides. Will break into groups of less than 10 and abide by the SCU/BCP COVID-19 Mitigation Guidelines at all times. Ride leader(s) will sign you in. Will publish route on Monday mornings so you can download to device. No cue sheets will be handed out. Cue sheets will not be available.
    Leader: Thomas Beckett, , 610-733-7030

  • August 256:00PM
    Tue August 25, 2020 - Delightful, Delicious D (& D+/C-) Ride, Tuesday Evening Edition

    Level C- through D: 10-11.5mph, 15-28 miles. Meet at Glenside Public Library parking lot. The ride leaves at 6:00 pm. Scheduled for most Tuesday evenings throughout the summer. Gently paced, post-work evening ride to pedal away the day's stresses, suited for novice riders, newcomers to the area, and/or anyone seeking a low-intensity recovery ride. Relaxed pace. Cycle peaceful roads in Eastern Montgomery Co. Meet in the library parking lot. Please bring lights in case we are delayed on our return. This Tuesday evening ride meets every Tuesday throughout the summer, weather permitting, unless there is another special club event in a different location. Cue sheets will not be available.
    Leader: Linda McGrane, , 267-251-7862

  • August 266:00PM
    Wed August 26, 2020 - Delightful, Delicious D (and D+/C-) Wednesday Evening Ride, with COVID Precautions in Effect

    Level C- through D: 10-12mph, 15-30 miles. Meet at Flourtown Shopping Center. The ride leaves at 6:00 pm. Most Wednesday evenings in summer, weather permitting. Gently paced, post-work ride to pedal away stresses, suited for novices, newcomers to area, and/or anyone seeking low-intensity recovery ride. Peaceful roads Eastern Montgomery Co, w/brief rest stop. Please bring lights. COVID: safe social distance (20 ft apart while riding, >6 ft apart when stopped). Group size limited to 10 riders, including Leader. Please bring mask & hand sanitizer. Preregistration saves you writing time at start. If you sign-in at start, please use hand sanitizer. Meet in parking lot of Flourtown Shop Ctr Bethlehem Pike (McDonald's in front, facing the Pike). Cue sheets will not be available.
    Leader: Linda McGrane, , 267-251-7862

  • August 276:00PM
    Thu August 27, 2020 - Thursday Night Hill Ride - 10 Rider limit.

    Level B: 15mph, 25 -35 miles. Meet at Italian Fountain behind the Art Museum. The ride leaves at 6:00 pm. A moderately hilly ride conquering Main Line hills that regroups at the top of each climb. As the days lengthen, so does the ride and we should be nearing 30 - 35 miles by July. No riders doing the listed pace will be dropped. Cue sheets will not be available. Bike lights are highly recommended. Please bring a mask for when off the bike and review Club rules for COVID-19. Optional after-ride socially distant drinks at Cosmic (bring ID & money). Rain cancellations will be listed on web site 1 hour prior to ride. Preregistration required. Cue sheets will not be available.
    Leader: Simon Knight, , 215-219-9555

  • August 276:00PM
    Thu August 27, 2020 - Delightful, Delicious "D" (and D+/C-) Ride, Thursday evening Edition, COVID PRECAUTIONS in EFFECT

    Level C- through D: 10-11.5mph, 15-28 miles. Meet at Jacobs Engineering Parking Lot. The ride leaves at 6:00 pm. Gently paced, post-work evening ride to pedal away work stresses, suited for novices, newcomers to area, and/or anyone seeking low-intensity recovery ride. Meet in same parking lot as the "Multi-Level Conshohocken Rides". Start by riding on Schuylkill River Trail, and/or, Cross County Trail, which connects the Schuylkill w/Plymouth Meeting . As riders get stronger, we can turn off the trails and explore some pretty roads in the area. Please bring lights in case we return at dark. COVID PRECAUTIONS in EFFECT. Please bring masks and hand sanitizer. Cue sheets will not be available.
    Leader: Linda McGrane, , 267-251-7862

  • August 276:00PM
    Thu August 27, 2020 - "C"vilized Thursday Night Hill Ride

    Level C: 12mph, 23 miles. Meet at Azalea Garden's formal entrance, behind the Art Museum. The ride leaves at 6:00 pm. C version of the Thursday Hill Ride. Four steep hills in Gladwyne, and we wait at the top of each hill. Some climbing ability required. Please pre-register though not required. A mask is required for the meet-up but optional while riding. No ride if rain at start or NOAA forecast of 50 percent or more chance of rain during ride. It is optional, but you may preregister until Thursday, August 27, 2020 at 5:00 pm.
    Leader: Jim Kahn, , 215-771-4487

  • August 289:30AM
    Fri August 28, 2020 - Friday Frolic w/Linda. This is the generic description. Specific details will be posted on daily calendar for each Friday.

    Level B-: 14mph, 45-50, +/- miles. Start location to be determined. The ride leaves at 9:30 am. Enjoy scenic adventures by bike on most Fridays, throughout the year. Explore pretty, peaceful roads in suburban counties -- Montgomery, Bucks, Chester, etc. Starting points will vary, so that we can cycle through different regions. Please check daily calendar for details of each Friday's route -- terrain, mileage, rest stops, etc. Cue sheets and on-line route map provided for each ride. If weather conditions are not conducive to cycling, this ride may be replaced by a hike/walk, or snow activity. As long as we are enjoying outdoor exercise, and Mother Nature, in the company of friends, we'll have a memorable outing. Cue sheets will be available.
    Leader: Linda McGrane, , 267-251-7862

  • August 298:55AM
    Sat August 29, 2020 - Hills out West - Group Limit 10 - Ride Time 8:55 am.

    Level B: 14.5-15.5mph, 50 - 70 miles. Meet at Italian Fountain behind the Art Museum. The ride leaves at 8:55 am. Consider this the next step up from the Toss of the DIce "C+" with more hills. We will regroup as needed, but riders are expected to ride group pace. Bring food or money for snack along the way, as well as a spare tube. Check daily listing for route information. Ride may be cancelled up to 1 hour prior to departure time. Please be familiar with the Bicycle Club of Philadelphia Rider Guidelines for COVID-19 Mitigation, and bring a mask for the rest stop. Preregistration required. Cue sheets will not be available.
    Leader: Simon Knight, , 215-219-9555

  • August 299:00AM
    Sat August 29, 2020 - Toss of the Dice

    Level B-/C+: 14mph, 45-65 miles. Meet at Italian Fountain behind the Art Museum. The ride leaves at 9:00 am. The ride leaves at 9:00 am. Ride Level: Various rides ranging 45-65 miles. We will regroup as needed, but riders are expected to ride group pace. Bring food or money for snack along the way, as well as a spare tube, tire irons and multi-tool. Check daily listing for route information. Ride may be cancelled up to 1 hour prior to departure time. Please be familiar with the Bicycle Club of Philadelphia Rider Guidelines for COVID-19 Mitigation, and bring a mask for the rest stop. Preregistration required. If you want a cue PDF, please send me your email address. Cue sheets will be available.
    Leader: Joseph M. Pless, , 610-937-9010

  • August 316:00PM
    Mon August 31, 2020 - Delightful, Delicious D (& D+/C-) Ride, Monday Evening Edition

    Level C- through D: 10-11.5mph, 15-28 miles. Meet at Upper Dublin High School. The ride leaves at 6:00 pm. Scheduled for most Monday evenings throughout the summer. Gently paced, post-work evening ride to pedal away the day's stresses, suited for novice riders, newcomers to the area, and/or anyone seeking a low-intensity, relaxed, recovery ride. Cycle peaceful roads in Eastern Montgomery Co. Mileage will depend on the length of evening daylight. Please bring lights in case we are delayed on our return. Occasionally, this ride may be cancelled, if there is a special club event at another location. Cue sheets will not be available.
    Leader: Linda McGrane, , 267-251-7862

  • August 316:00PM
    Mon August 31, 2020 - Tom B's Monday Nites from Westlakes Corp Center

    Level B: 14mph, 20-35 miles. Meet at Westlakes Corp Center. The ride leaves at 6:00 pm. PLEASE RSVP - Small "B" category rides starting Monday 6/8/20. Meet at Westlakes Corporate Center Parking on the Chester Valley Trail. This is behind the new Springhill Suites Hotel off of Rte. 252. We'll ride many of the roads that we use on the COS rides. Will break into groups of less than 10 and abide by the SCU/BCP COVID-19 Mitigation Guidelines at all times. Ride leader(s) will sign you in. Will publish route on Monday mornings so you can download to device. No cue sheets will be handed out. Cue sheets will not be available.
    Leader: Thomas Beckett, , 610-733-7030

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