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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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 February 2019 

  • FriFeb. 012019
    DEFERRED FOR 2/1, due to severe cold. 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. Cue sheets will be available.
    Leader: Linda McGrane, , 267-251-7862

    DEFERRED FOR 2/1, due to severe cold. 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.

  • SatFeb. 022019
    CANCELLED Valley Forge Winter Ride

    Level B: 14.5mph, 35 miles. Meet at Valley Forge National Park, Betzwood Area (by rest rooms). The ride leaves at 9:00 am. Cue sheets will be available. The on-line route map is Valley Forge Winter Ride: Saturday Edition.
    Leader: Richard L. Wagner, , 267-738-6405

    Every Saturday through March, we will ride 17.5 miles to Kimberton Whole Food store in Kimberton, have an indoor coffee break, then ride 17.5 miles back to Valley Forge.


    CANCELLED Havertown Grill, Havertown

    Level D: 10mph, 27 miles. Meet at Azalea Garden's formal entrance, behind the Art Museum. The ride leaves at 9:00 am. Cue sheets will not be available.
    Leader: Tim Carey, , 267-414-9037

    We will cycle out to Havertown via Karakun Drive. Return on a section of Brymar Ave and Rockhill Rd. Refreshments at the Havertown Grill.


    CANCELLED Main Line Cycles Brisk Ride

    Levels A: 16-17mph, 40-55 miles. Meet at Main Line Cycles front of shop 919 Montgomery Ave. The ride leaves at 9:05 am. Cue sheets will not be available. The on-line route map is http://ridewithgps.com/routes/1940076.
    Leaders: Jeff Diacik, , 215-783-8537, Derek Barnes, , 610-246-3917 and Shahar Shiff, , 215-776-3963 

    Great roads with low traffic. We have a few routes that bring us out around or through Ridley Creek State Park. Average speed will be 16-17 mph, but note that these routes include over 4000' of climbing. Bring a snack for a brief mid-ride break. Consider the on-line routes approximate. Leave by 9:05 AM. Rain cancels.


    CANCELLED Toss of the dice

    Level C+: 12-14mph, 45-60 miles. Meet at Italian Fountain behind the Art Museum. The ride leaves at 10:00 am.
    Leader: Joseph M. Pless, , 610-937-9010

    Friendly C+ ride with various destinations: BE SURE TO CHECK THE DAILY RIDE CALENDAR FOR RIDE LEADER AND DESTINATION INFORMATION. Bring money for lunch. We will regroup as necessary and wait at turns within ride level expectations. YOU MUST CARRY A SPARE TUBE. Ride may be cancelled up to 1 hour prior to departure time.


    ANNUAL AWARDS BANQUET. (Indoor Social, not a ride.) Pregistration & Payment required. CAR-POOLING available. DIRECT LINK to Registration: phillybikeclub.org/bcpdo/banquet

    Meet at Evviva Restaurant, 1236 Montgomery Ave, Narberth, PA 19072. The event starts at 6:00 pm. Additional information: Banquet and Evviva website and photos.
    Organizers: Linda McGrane, , 267-251-7862 and Barbara Monegan, , 484-332-5284 

    BCP is thrilled to present our annual Awards Banquet at Evviva Restaurant on Montgomery Ave in Narberth. This will be our first time celebrating at Evviva. Join your fellow club-mates for an evening of camaraderie, delicious food, live music, and honors awarded to the dedicated leaders and activists who volunteer throughout the year. Celebrate the successes and enjoyable memories of 2018, and ring in the 2019 cycling year! Festivities begin at 6:00 pm with Happy Hour, and conclude at 10:00pm. Details and registration form (including free parking & convenient public transit info) are available on the HOME PAGE of this website, phillybikeclub.org/bcpdo/banquet. Please register soon! If you register & pay by check, please contact Penelope Myers at 215-242-9166, or , to let her know that you have mailed your registration. Questions? Please email the Banquet Committee at . We hope to see you! CAR-POOLING: If you are able to PROVIDE a lift to someone who needs a ride to & from the Banquet, or, if you are in NEED of a ride, please contact LMc. We will try to coordinate drivers and passengers.

  • SunFeb. 032019
    Early Bird Ride to Coffee in Devon (ad-hoc ride)

    Level B/B-: 14.5-15mph, 48 +/- miles. Meet at Italian Fountain behind the Art Museum. The ride leaves at 8:55 am. Cue sheets will not be available.
    Leader: Jeff Braff, , 215-665-2048

    Assemble at 8:55. We willl leave at 9:00 SHARP! Ride through Belmont, Wynnewood, Havertown, Haverford, Merion, Bryn Mawr, Villanova, Radnor, Devon, Wayne, Gulph Mills, Conshohocken, Manayunk, etc. Many hills, including 12 (or so) relatively long ones. One 35-minute coffee stop in Devon (Pour Richards) at mile 26 or so. (It's all about the coffee.) Will regroup at top of long hills as needed, but riders are expected to achieve advertised pace (which is what our computers read as "average" at the finish). PLEASE PREREGISTER: It saves time; and increases substantially my ability to read the important info on the sign-in sheet; and it does not matter if you do not show up since we will not wait beyond the scheduled start time.


    Valley Forge Winter Ride: Sunday Edition

    Level B: 14.5mph, 35 miles. Meet at Valley Forge National Park, Betzwood Area (by rest rooms). The ride leaves at 9:00 am. Cue sheets will be available. The on-line route map is Valley Forge Winter Ride: Sunday Edition.
    Leader: Richard L. Wagner, , 267-738-6405

    Every Sunday through March, we will ride 17.5 miles to Hennings Market in Harleysville, do an indoor coffee break, then ride 17.5 miles back to Valley Forge.


    CANCELLED Kayuh Pedalers: 2019 Urban Weekly Sunday Rides

    Level C- through D: 10-12mph, 15-25 miles. Meet at Kayuh Bicycles & Cafe 19th St. & Girard Ave. The ride leaves at 9:00 am.
    Leader: Thomas Haney, , 267-259-5231

    These rides will focus local neighborhoods around Philadelphia County and will include places like old buildings, historic places and murals. Easy rides for new riders to biking, with Safety Instructions and How To ride in a group. A no drop ride, with rest stops and re-group as needed. Helmet and Water a must. A light riding snack suggested. Mid-week update on rides @ Facebook: Kayuh Pedalers. STREET PARKING: S. College St between 20th & 19th


    Hike the Wissahickon (with a Stop for Coffee)

    Hike Moderate Pace on Moderate Trails, 6 or 8 miles. Meet at St. Martin's Station. The hike leaves at 9:30 am.
    Leader: Chuck Herbert, , 215-430-3222

    Winter Hike. Moderate pace with some strenuous trails, 6 mi. (540 ft. of climbing) and 8 mi. (770 ft. of climbing) options. Meet at St. Martin's Station. The hike leaves at 9:30 am. Please join us on a beautiful hike in the Wissahickon Gorge of Fairmount Park, mostly on trails. We will hike 4.5 miles to the High Point Cafe at Allen Lane Station, stop for coffee, then hike back. Hikers may choose a 1.5 mi. short return or a 3.5 mile long return on the way back. Well behaved dogs are welcome but they must remain leashed - even on the trails. Ample parking is available at the start, on Springfield Ave. near the Septa Bridge, and in the St. Martin's Station lot accessible from Willow Grove Ave. Leaders: Chuck Herbert, , 215-430-3222 and Gary Trapuzzano,


    G.R.I.T. Ride - Longford Park to Ludwigs Corner

    Level B-: 14mph, 40 miles. Meet at Reynolds Dog Park, Longford Rd, Oaks, PA. The ride leaves at 9:45 am. The on-line route map is https://ridewithgps.com/routes/12069842.
    Leader: Daniel Operacz, , 267-265-9358

    Hillier ride to Ludwigs Corner covering 25 road miles and 15 gravel road and trail miles. Convenience store rest-stop at mile 20.5. Bring your 29er, CX, Gravel or equip your road bike with wider tires as we mashup rides across various asphalt, gravel and sometimes dirt terrains. Expect a good challenge as we grind gravel trails and hit a few climbs with great company for no other purpose than to have fun and put in a few unpaved miles.


    Sunny Sunday D Ride

    Level D: 9-12mph, 12-24 miles. Meet at Azalea Garden's formal entrance, behind the Art Museum. The ride leaves at 12:00 pm.
    Leader: George L. Yarnell, , 610-626-3338

    An(Older,Wiser,Longer,Slower) paced ride through Fairmount Park and beyond depending on the group assembled. Please wear helmet(required by club), dress for winter weather, extra tube, water, and $ for mid ride snack stop. Instructional biking tips will be available for new riders. There might be a hill or two for resistance as well as aerobic training. Recovery time at top of hills will be available. Please bring smiles, stories, jokes, and a good sense of humor.


    Sunny Sunday C Spin-Off

    Level C: 12mph Meet at Italian Fountain behind the Art Museum. The ride leaves at 12:15 pm.
    Leader: Chuck Martin, , 215-923-1887

    A true C ride, which cheerfully waits to regroup. Usually 25-35 miles with a lunch or snack stop. Meet at the Italian Fountain, near the parking garage sign.


    Sunday Afternoon (Post-Hike) Winter Ramble = Bruno's to Oaks via SRT

    Level B-: 14mph, 40 miles. Meet at Bruno's, Northwestern and Germantown Aves. The ride leaves at 1:15 pm. Cue sheets will be available. The on-line route map is https://ridewithgps.com/routes/29147802.
    Leader: Linda McGrane, , 267-251-7862

    For 2/3 - time-saving, out-and-back route to Oaks, via the SRT. Coffe break at the half-way point. Choice of places to stop - Wawa, Starbucks, Dunkin' Donuts. Return by 5:00. GENERIC DESCRIPTION: Scenic loop, usually thru Montgomery Co. or Lower Bucks, with brief rest stop. Unless otherwise stated, meet most Sundays at Bruno's (finishing point for many of the Sunday AM Wissahickon hikes). Occasionally meet at another location in Chestnut Hill. Plan to return by 5:00pm. Please bring LIGHTS. Specific details posted for week. Every Sunday throughout winter (during hiking season), weather permitting, EXCEPT 2nd Sun in Feb. If weather is not bike-friendly, this ride may be replaced by snow activity. Keep moving throughout winter - maintain base fitness level for the return of spring cycling in March.

  • TueFeb. 052019
    Suzy-Jo Donut Ride (ad-hoc ride)

    Level D: 10mph, 24 miles. Meet at Cosmic Cafe, Lloyd Hall, # 1 Boathouse Row, Kelly Dr, East Fairmont Park . The ride leaves at 10:00 am. Cue sheets will not be available.
    Leader: Tim Carey, , 267-414-9037

    Tuesdays are Suzy-Jo Donut day at Riverbend Cafe without needing to go on to Bridgeport, PA. This morning's route will go out Bryn Mar Ave, the Cynwd Heritage Trail, over Manayunk Trail Bridge, up Umbia and following Rivser Rd to the back approach to Riverbend Cafe and Bicycle Shop. We ride to eat donuts.

  • WedFeb. 062019
    CANCELLED Nighttime Phoenixville Dog Ride

    Level C+: 13.5-14.5mph, 25-35 miles. Meet at Reynolds Dog Park, Longford Rd, Oaks, PA. The ride leaves at 6:30 pm. Cue sheets will not be available.
    Leader: Rick Christie, , 610-787-1985

    The nighttime Phoenixville Dog rides will continue until daylight savings time begins. A strong headlight and taillight are required. The rides are on low traffic roads and feature rolling to hilly terrain. No one dropped, but please be prepared to ride the advertised pace over rolling to hilly terrain. Precipitation cancels. Ice on the road cancels. Temperatures below 15 degrees at the scheduled start time cancels.

  • FriFeb. 082019
    Friday Frolic w/Linda. This is the generic description. NO FROLICKING on 2/8 - Leader on her way to the snow. Friday Frolic will resume next week, 2/15

    Level B-: 14mph, 45-50, +/- miles. Start location to be determined. The ride leaves at 9:30 am. Cue sheets will be available.
    Leader: Linda McGrane, , 267-251-7862

    NO FROLICKING on 2/8 - Leader on her way to the snow. Friday Frolic will resume next week, 2/15Enjoy 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.

  • SatFeb. 092019
    Valley Forge Winter Ride

    Level B: 14.5mph, 35 miles. Meet at Valley Forge National Park, Betzwood Area (by rest rooms). The ride leaves at 9:00 am. Cue sheets will be available. The on-line route map is Valley Forge Winter Ride: Saturday Edition.
    Leader: Richard L. Wagner, , 267-738-6405

    Every Saturday through March, we will ride 17.5 miles to Kimberton Whole Food store in Kimberton, have an indoor coffee break, then ride 17.5 miles back to Valley Forge.


    Kayuh Pedalers

    Level C- through D: 11-14.5mph, 15-25 miles. Meet at Kayuh Bicycles & Cafe 19th St. & Girard Ave. The ride leaves at 9:00 am.
    Leader: Thomas Haney, , 267-259-5231

    This weeks destination wii be determined by the weather. These rides will focus local neighborhoods around Philadelphia County and will include places like old buildings, historic places and murals. Easy rides for new riders to biking, with Safety Instructions and How To ride in a group. A no drop ride with rest stops and re-group as needed. Helmet and Water a must. A light riding snack suggested. Mid-week update on rides @ Facebook: Kayuh Pedalers. STREET PARKING: S. College St between 20th & 19th.


    Outbound Station, Conchohocken: Long & Hilly

    Level D: 10mph, 32 miles. Meet at Azalea Garden's formal entrance, behind the Art Museum. The ride leaves at 9:00 am. Cue sheets will not be available.
    Leader: Tim Carey, , 267-414-9037

    There are many ways to cycle to Conchohocken, today's is longer and hilly. Going out Penn Valley, climbing the high ridge overlooking the Schuylkill Valley and down to the Outbound Station for refreshments. Return over the SRT.


    Main Line Cycles Brisk Ride

    Levels A: 16-17mph, 40-55 miles. Meet at Main Line Cycles front of shop 919 Montgomery Ave. The ride leaves at 9:05 am. Cue sheets will not be available. The on-line route map is http://ridewithgps.com/routes/1940076.
    Leaders: Jeff Diacik, , 215-783-8537, Derek Barnes, , 610-246-3917 and Shahar Shiff, , 215-776-3963 

    Great roads with low traffic. We have a few routes that bring us out around or through Ridley Creek State Park. Average speed will be 16-17 mph, but note that these routes include over 4000' of climbing. Bring a snack for a brief mid-ride break. Consider the on-line routes approximate. Leave by 9:05 AM. Rain cancels.


    CANCELLED Toss of the dice

    Level C+: 12-14mph, 45-60 miles. Meet at Italian Fountain behind the Art Museum. The ride leaves at 10:00 am.
    Leader: Joseph M. Pless, , 610-937-9010

    Friendly C+ ride with various destinations: BE SURE TO CHECK THE DAILY RIDE CALENDAR FOR RIDE LEADER AND DESTINATION INFORMATION. Bring money for lunch. We will regroup as necessary and wait at turns within ride level expectations. YOU MUST CARRY A SPARE TUBE. Ride may be cancelled up to 1 hour prior to departure time.

  • SunFeb. 102019
    Early Bird Ride to Coffee in Devon (ad-hoc ride)

    Level B/B-: 14.5-15mph, 48 +/- miles. Meet at Italian Fountain behind the Art Museum. The ride leaves at 8:55 am. Cue sheets will not be available.
    Leader: Jeff Braff, , 215-665-2048

    Assemble at 8:55. We willl leave at 9:00 SHARP! Ride through Belmont, Wynnewood, Havertown, Haverford, Merion, Bryn Mawr, Villanova, Radnor, Devon, Wayne, Gulph Mills, Conshohocken, Manayunk, etc. Many hills, including 12 (or so) relatively long ones. One 35-minute coffee stop in Devon (Pour Richards) at mile 26 or so. (It's all about the coffee.) Will regroup at top of long hills as needed, but riders are expected to achieve advertised pace (which is what our computers read as "average" at the finish). PLEASE PREREGISTER: It saves time; and increases substantially my ability to read the important info on the sign-in sheet; and it does not matter if you do not show up since we will not wait beyond the scheduled start time.


    Valley Forge Winter Ride: Sunday Edition

    Level B: 14.5mph, 35 miles. Meet at Valley Forge National Park, Betzwood Area (by rest rooms). The ride leaves at 9:00 am. Cue sheets will be available. The on-line route map is Valley Forge Winter Ride: Sunday Edition.
    Leader: Richard L. Wagner, , 267-738-6405

    Every Sunday through March, we will ride 17.5 miles to Hennings Market in Harleysville, do an indoor coffee break, then ride 17.5 miles back to Valley Forge.


    Kayuh Pedalers: 2019 Urban Weekly Sunday Rides

    Level C- through D: 10-12mph, 15-25 miles. Meet at Kayuh Bicycles & Cafe 19th St. & Girard Ave. The ride leaves at 9:00 am.
    Leader: Thomas Haney, , 267-259-5231

    This weeks ride will be determined by the weather. These rides will focus local neighborhoods around Philadelphia County and will include places like old buildings, historic places and murals. Easy rides for new riders to biking, with Safety Instructions and How To ride in a group. A no drop ride, with rest stops and re-group as needed. Helmet and Water a must. A light riding snack suggested. Mid-week update on rides @ Facebook: Kayuh Pedalers. STREET PARKING: S. College St between 20th & 19th


    Hike the Wissahickon (near the new condo)

    Hike Leisurely Pace on Moderate Trails, 6.5 miles. Meet at White Trail Parking. The hike leaves at 9:30 am. Cue sheets will not be available.
    Leader: Jay Sitkin, , 267-664-0939

    We're moving to W. Mt Airy and this trailhead is close to our new condo. Please join us on a beautiful hike in the Wissahickon Gorge of Fairmount Park, mostly on trails. We will hike 6.5 miles past the Toleration Statue and Lover's Leap. Well behaved dogs are welcome but they must remain leashed - even on the trails (or so they say). Parking is available at the start in the White Trail Parking area on Park Line Dr. (https://tinyurl.com/y8wv9s3z)


    G.R.I.T. Ride to Princeton

    Level B: 14mph, 51 miles. Meet at Washington Crossing parking lot on New Jersey side of Delaware located on River Dr . The ride leaves at 9:45 am. The on-line route map is Princeton51v2(30-21)GRIT.
    Leader: Daniel Operacz, , 267-265-9358

    Grind the gravel all the way to Princeton on the Delaware & Raritan Canal Towpaths. Lunch Stop at D'Angelo Italian Market before returning back on Raritan Canal Towpath through Mercer Meadows on the LHT. Route will cover 21 road miles and 30 gravel road and trail miles.


    Sunny Sunday D Ride

    Level D: 9-12mph, 12-24 miles. Meet at Azalea Garden's formal entrance, behind the Art Museum. The ride leaves at 12:00 pm.
    Leader: George L. Yarnell, , 610-626-3338

    An(Older,Wiser,Longer,Slower) paced ride through Fairmount Park and beyond depending on the group assembled. Please wear helmet(required by club), dress for winter weather, extra tube, water, and $ for mid ride snack stop. Instructional biking tips will be available for new riders. There might be a hill or two for resistance as well as aerobic training. Recovery time at top of hills will be available. Please bring smiles, stories, jokes, and a good sense of humor.


    Sunny Sunday C Spin-Off

    Level C: 12mph Meet at Italian Fountain behind the Art Museum. The ride leaves at 12:15 pm.
    Leader: Tom Witt, , 215-665-5578

    A true C ride, which cheerfully waits to regroup. Usually 25-35 miles with a lunch or snack stop. Meet at the Italian Fountain, near the parking garage sign.


    Sunday Afternoon (Post-Hike) Winter Ramble (General description ) NO Ramble on 2/10 - Leader is playing in the snow. This Sunday PM ride will resume next week, 2/17

    Level B-: 14mph, 36-40 miles. Meet at Bruno's, Northwestern and Germantown Aves. The ride leaves at 1:20 pm. Cue sheets will be available.
    Leader: Linda McGrane, , 267-251-7862

    NO Ramble on 2/10 - Leader is playing in the snow. This Sunday PM ride will resume next week, 2/17 Scenic loop, usually thru Montgomery Co. or Lower Bucks, with brief rest stop. Unless otherwise stated, meet most Sundays at Bruno's (finishing point for many of the Sunday AM Wissahickon hikes). Occasionally meet at another location in Chestnut Hill. Plan to return by 5:00pm. Please bring LIGHTS. Specific details posted for week. Every Sunday throughout winter (during hiking season), weather permitting, EXCEPT 2nd Sun in Feb. If weather is not bike-friendly, this ride may be replaced by snow activity. Keep moving throughout winter - maintain base fitness level for the return of spring cycling in March.

  • WedFeb. 132019
    CANCELLED Nighttime Phoenixville Dog Ride

    Level C+: 13.5-14.5mph, 25-35 miles. Meet at Reynolds Dog Park, Longford Rd, Oaks, PA. The ride leaves at 6:30 pm. Cue sheets will not be available.
    Leader: Rick Christie, , 610-787-1985

    The nighttime Phoenixville Dog rides will continue until daylight savings time begins. A strong headlight and taillight are required. The rides are on low traffic roads and feature rolling to hilly terrain. No one dropped, but please be prepared to ride the advertised pace over rolling to hilly terrain. Precipitation cancels. Ice on the road cancels. Temperatures below 15 degrees at the scheduled start time cancels.

  • ThuFeb. 142019
    CANCELLED Ride to Coffee in Lansdale (ad-hoc ride)

    Level B/B-: 14.5-15mph, 50 +/- miles. Meet at Manayunk theater parking lot. The ride leaves at 9:30 am. Cue sheets will not be available.
    Leader: Jeff Braff, , 215-665-2048

    Weather looks promising and roads should be dry. Assemble at 9:30. Depart at 9:35 SHARP! Going out via Upper Dublin High School and Cedar Hill Road, return via Gwynedd Mercy University and Brushtown Road. Several hills but no killers. 35-minute coffee stop at Backyard Beans. (It's all about the coffee!). Will regroup at top of hills if necessary, but riders are expected to maintain posted speed (what our computers read upon ride completion). MUST PREREGISTER: NO RIDE IF NO ONE PREREGISTERS.

  • FriFeb. 152019
    Friday Frolic w/Linda. Join the "Ride Your Bike Friday" Ride with Wes & Katie

    Level B-: 14mph, 43 miles. Meet at Upper Dublin High School. The ride leaves at 10:00 am. Cue sheets will be available. The on-line route map is https://ridewithgps.com/routes/29066749.
    Leader: Linda McGrane, , 267-251-7862

    Feb. 15 - In celebration of today's mild temperature and sunny forecast, we'll join Wes & Katie's two-speed-group ride from UDHS to Hennings Market in Harleysville. Wes will lead the 16mph group, and Katie will lead the 14mph group. LMc will be the sweep, if needed. The outbound portion goes through Evansburg State Park. The return goes through West Point and Ambler. Total climbing is 1826 feet. Optional bathroom break at Heebner Park. This route was developed by Wes & Katie. GENERIC DESCRIPTION: 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.


    Art Museum to High Point Cafe at Allen Lane Station (ad-hoc ride)

    Level C- through D: 9-12mph, 18 miles. Meet at Azalea Garden's formal entrance, behind the Art Museum. The ride leaves at 11:00 am. Cue sheets will not be available.
    Leader: Chuck Herbert, , 215-430-3222

    A gentle C-/D+ Friday ride from the Art Museum to the High Point Cafe at Allen Lane Station and back -- out via Midvale Ave., back via the Wissahickon Trail (paved, not Forbidden Drive). Our pace will depend on the riders present. No one will be left behind. Bring water, money for our stop at Allen Lane and a spare tube. Helmets are required. We will leave late enough to avoid the early morning cold but get back early enough to avoid the late Friday afternoon traffic.

  • SatFeb. 162019
    Valley Forge Winter Ride

    Level B: 14.5mph, 35 miles. Meet at Valley Forge National Park, Betzwood Area (by rest rooms). The ride leaves at 9:00 am. Cue sheets will be available. The on-line route map is Valley Forge Winter Ride: Saturday Edition.
    Leader: Richard L. Wagner, , 267-738-6405

    Every Saturday through March, we will ride 17.5 miles to Kimberton Whole Food store in Kimberton, have an indoor coffee break, then ride 17.5 miles back to Valley Forge.


    Pauline's Deli, Norristown

    Level D: 10mph, 36 miles. Meet at Azalea Garden's formal entrance, behind the Art Museum. The ride leaves at 9:00 am. Cue sheets will not be available.
    Leader: Tim Carey, , 267-414-9037

    Ride out and back to Norristown over the Schuylkill Valley Trail. Refreshments at Pauline's Deli. Return via River Rd, the old way before there was a SRT.


    Early Bird Ride to Coffee in Ambler

    Level B/B-: 14.5-15mph, 48 +/- miles. Meet at Italian Fountain behind the Art Museum. The ride leaves at 9:00 am. Cue sheets will not be available.
    Leader: Jeff Braff, , 215-665-2048

    Assemble at 9:00. Depart at 9:05 SHARP! Ride through East Falls, Wyndmoor, Oreland, Fort Washington, Upper Dublin, Ambler, Flourtown, and Manayunk. Several hills but no killers. 35-minute coffee stop at Abyss in Ambler. (It's all about the coffee!). Will regroup at top of hills if necessary, but riders are expected to maintain posted speed (what our computers read upon ride completion). PLEASE PREREGISTER: saves time; ensures that I will be able to read important emergency info; and no problem if you change your mind and don't show up since we will not be waiting past the posted departure time.


    Main Line Cycles Brisk Ride

    Levels A: 16-17mph, 40-55 miles. Meet at Main Line Cycles front of shop 919 Montgomery Ave. The ride leaves at 9:05 am. Cue sheets will not be available. The on-line route map is http://ridewithgps.com/routes/1940076.
    Leaders: Jeff Diacik, , 215-783-8537, Derek Barnes, , 610-246-3917 and Shahar Shiff, , 215-776-3963 

    Great roads with low traffic. We have a few routes that bring us out around or through Ridley Creek State Park. Average speed will be 16-17 mph, but note that these routes include over 4000' of climbing. Bring a snack for a brief mid-ride break. Consider the on-line routes approximate. Leave by 9:05 AM. Rain cancels.


    UDHS to Del Val College Market CO-LEADER WELCOME

    Level B-: 14mph, 42 miles. Meet at Upper Dublin High School. The ride leaves at 9:30 am. The on-line route map is https://ridewithgps.com/routes/26879021.
    Leader: Linda McGrane, , 267-251-7862

    Pretty loop from UDHS in Ft. Washington to Del Val College Market, just south of Doylestown. Outbound via Horsham, Warrington, and Furlong. Return via Gwynedd and Springhouse. On the outbound, there is a quick break for snack and bathrooms at mile 17. Lunch at Del Val College Market is at mile 28. Total climbing is 2000 ft. Rolling terrain, with no severe hills. CO-LEADER WELCOME: If you are available to lead this ride at an alternative pace, thank you! Please contact LMc to have your pace group added.


    CANCELLED Toss of the dice

    Level C+: 12-14mph, 45-60 miles. Meet at Italian Fountain behind the Art Museum. The ride leaves at 10:00 am.
    Leader: Joseph M. Pless, , 610-937-9010

    Friendly C+ ride with various destinations: BE SURE TO CHECK THE DAILY RIDE CALENDAR FOR RIDE LEADER AND DESTINATION INFORMATION. Bring money for lunch. We will regroup as necessary and wait at turns within ride level expectations. YOU MUST CARRY A SPARE TUBE. Ride may be cancelled up to 1 hour prior to departure time.

  • SunFeb. 172019
    Valley Forge Winter Ride: Sunday Edition

    Level B: 14.5mph, 35 miles. Meet at Valley Forge National Park, Betzwood Area (by rest rooms). The ride leaves at 9:00 am. Cue sheets will be available. The on-line route map is Valley Forge Winter Ride: Sunday Edition.
    Leader: Richard L. Wagner, , 267-738-6405

    Every Sunday through March, we will ride 17.5 miles to Hennings Market in Harleysville, do an indoor coffee break, then ride 17.5 miles back to Valley Forge.


    Kayuh Pedalers: 2019 Urban Weekly Sunday Rides

    Level C- through D: 10-12mph, 15-25 miles. Meet at Kayuh Bicycles & Cafe 19th St. & Girard Ave. The ride leaves at 9:00 am.
    Leader: Thomas Haney, , 267-259-5231

    Again, This weeks ride will be determined by the weather. The warmer it is, the longer the ride. These rides will focus local neighborhoods around Philadelphia County and will include places like old buildings, historic places and murals. Easy rides for new riders to biking, with Safety Instructions and How To ride in a group. A no drop ride, with rest stops and re-group as needed. Helmet and Water a must. A light riding snack suggested. Mid-week update on rides @ Facebook: Kayuh Pedalers. STREET PARKING: S. College St between 20th & 19th


    Early Bird Ride to Coffee in Devon Route B

    Level B/B-: 14.5-15mph, 48 +/- miles. Meet at Italian Fountain behind the Art Museum. The ride leaves at 9:00 am. Cue sheets will not be available.
    Leader: Jeff Braff, , 215-665-2048

    Assemble at 9:00. We willl leave at 9:05 SHARP! Ride through Belmont, Bala Cynwyd, Narberth, Merion, Bryn Mawr, Villanova, Radnor, Devon, Wayne, Gulph Mills, Conshohocken, Manayunk, etc. Many hills, including 12 (or so) relatively long ones. One 35-minute coffee stop in Devon (Pour Richards) at mile 26 or so. (It's all about the coffee.) Will regroup at top of long hills as needed, but riders are expected to achieve advertised pace (which is what our computers read as "average" at the finish). PLEASE PREREGISTER: It saves time; and increases substantially my ability to read the important info on the sign-in sheet; and it does not matter if you do not show up since we will not wait beyond the scheduled start time.


    G.R.I.T. Ride around Tinicum

    Level B: 13.5mph, 43 miles. Meet at Hansell Park, Hansell Rd. Doylestown. The ride leaves at 9:15 am. The on-line route map is Tinicum2(15-28).
    Leader: Daniel Operacz, , 267-265-9358

    Will ride out to the gravel and dirt hills of Tinicum township before returning back along the Delaware River Canal. Coffee stop at Brig O' Doon. Route will cover 28 road miles and 15 gravel road and trail miles.


    Sunday AM Hike in the Wissahickon

    Hike Swift Pace on Strenuous Trails, Moderate Pace on Moderate Trails, 6.5 to 8.5 miles. Meet at Parking lot of the Highland train station in Chestnut Hill, on Seminole between Gravers Lane and Highland Ave.. The hike leaves at 9:30 am.
    Leaders: Linda McGrane, , 267-251-7862 and Linda Mueller, , 215-646-5718 

    Explore peaceful trails in Valley Green, with a rest break at the mid-way point. We'll explore some different trails today. Well-behaved canine hikers on leashes are always welcome to join us. If trails are snow- or ice-covered, wearing some type of "Yak Tracks" under your shoes is highly recommended for safety. We will meet at the Highland train station parking lot, just for a change of pace. This is on Seminole, between Gravers Lane and Highland Ave. From the train station, we'll walk down Rex Ave, to access the park trail.


    Sunny Sunday D Ride

    Level D: 9-12mph, 12-24 miles. Meet at Azalea Garden's formal entrance, behind the Art Museum. The ride leaves at 12:00 pm.
    Leader: George L. Yarnell, , 610-626-3338

    OWLS(Older,Wiser,Longer,Slower) paced ride through Fairmount Park and beyond depending on the group assembled. Please wear helmet(required by club), dress for winter weather, extra tube, water, and $ for mid ride snack stop. Instructional biking tips will be available for new riders. There might be a hill or two for resistance as well as aerobic training. Recovery time at top of hills will be available. Please bring smiles, stories, jokes, and a good sense of humor.


    Sunny Sunday C Spin-Off

    Level C: 12mph Meet at Italian Fountain behind the Art Museum. The ride leaves at 12:15 pm.
    Leader: Chuck Martin, , 215-923-1887

    A true C ride, which cheerfully waits to regroup. Usually 25-35 miles with a lunch or snack stop. Meet at the Italian Fountain, near the parking garage sign.


    Sunday Afternoon (Post-Hike) Winter Ramble - Bruno's to Oaks via SRT for coffee

    Level B-: 14mph, 40 miles. Meet at Bruno's, Northwestern and Germantown Aves. The ride leaves at 1:15 pm. Cue sheets will be available. The on-line route map is https://ridewithgps.com/routes/29147802..
    Leader: Linda McGrane, , 267-251-7862

    Level B-: 14mph, 40 miles. Meet at Bruno's, Northwestern and Germantown Aves. The ride leaves at 1:15 pm. For 2/17 - time-saving, out-and-back route to Oaks, via the SRT. Coffe break at the half-way point. Choice of places to stop - Wawa, Starbucks, Dunkin' Donuts. Return by 5:00. GENERIC DESCRIPTION: Scenic loop, usually thru Montgomery Co. or Lower Bucks, with brief rest stop. Unless otherwise stated, meet most Sundays at Bruno's (finishing point for many of the Sunday AM Wissahickon hikes). Occasionally meet at another location in Chestnut Hill. Plan to return by 5:00pm. Please bring LIGHTS. Specific details posted for week. Every Sunday throughout winter (during hiking season), weather permitting, EXCEPT 2nd Sun in Feb. If weather is not bike-friendly, this ride may be replaced by snow activity. Keep moving throughout winter - maintain base fitness level for the return of spring cycling in March. Cue sheets will be available. The on-line route map is https://ridewithgps.com/routes/29147802. Leader: Linda McGrane, , 267-251-7862

  • WedFeb. 202019
    CANCELLED Nighttime Phoenixville Dog Ride

    Level C+: 13.5-14.5mph, 25-35 miles. Meet at Reynolds Dog Park, Longford Rd, Oaks, PA. The ride leaves at 6:30 pm. Cue sheets will not be available.
    Leader: Rick Christie, , 610-787-1985

    The nighttime Phoenixville Dog rides will continue until daylight savings time begins. A strong headlight and taillight are required. The rides are on low traffic roads and feature rolling to hilly terrain. No one dropped, but please be prepared to ride the advertised pace over rolling to hilly terrain. Precipitation cancels. Ice on the road cancels. Temperatures below 15 degrees at the scheduled start time cancels.

  • FriFeb. 222019
    ART MUSEUM TO Corner Bakery Cafe in Bala Cynwyd (ad-hoc ride)

    Level C- through D: 10-12mph, 16 to 21 miles. Meet at Azalea Garden's formal entrance, behind the Art Museum. The ride leaves at 11:00 am. Cue sheets will not be available.
    Leader: Chuck Herbert, , 215-430-3222

    A gentle C-/D+ Friday ride from the Art Museum to the Corner Bakery Cafe in Bala Cynwyd -- out via the Manayunk Viaduct, with the route back via the Strawberry Mansion Bridge, Pencoyd Bridge or Green Lane Bridge, depending on the weather -- a shorter route if its cold, a longer route if it's warm. Our pace will depend on the riders present. No one will be left behind. Bring water, money for our stop at the Cafe, and a spare tube. Helmets are required. We will leave late enough to avoid the early morning cold but get back early enough to avoid the late Friday afternoon traffic.


    Friday Afternoon Frolic w/Linda. Schuylkill River Ramble from Bala Cynwyd to Oaks, for Coffee

    Level B-: 14mph, 44 miles. Meet at Trailhead parking lot for Cynwyd Heritage Trail, near Belmont Ave & East Levering Mill. The ride leaves at 1:00 pm. Cue sheets will be available. The on-line route map is https://ridewithgps.com/routes/29064906.
    Leader: Linda McGrane, , 267-251-7862

    Leader has to work in the morning, so today's Friday Frolic will be in the afternoon. Easy, mostly flat route from Bala Cynwyd, along the SRT, almost to Phoenixville, then to Oaks for a quick coffee stop. On the outbound portion, we cross the Schuylkill River on the Pencoyd Bridge. On the return, we cross the river on the Manayunk Trail Bridge. Total climbing 1440 feet. At the mid-way coffee stop, we have a choice of Wawa, Dunkin' Donuts, or Starbucks. Plan is to return before 4:30pm. Please bring lights. Cue sheets will not be available. The on-line route map is https://ridewithgps.com/routes/29064906. GENERIC DESCRIPTION: The Friday Frolic ride meets most Fridays, throughout the year. Usual starting time is 9:30am, unless otherwise noted. Scenic bike adventures throughout the Philadelphia region and surrounding counties. Leader: Linda McGrane, , 267-251-7862

  • SatFeb. 232019
    Early Bird Ride to Coffee in Lansdale (ad-hoc ride)

    Level B/B-: 14.5-15mph, 58 +/- miles. Meet at Italian Fountain behind the Art Museum. The ride leaves at 8:30 am. Cue sheets will not be available.
    Leader: Jeff Braff, , 215-665-2048

    Roads should be dry by Sat. and morning forecast looks terrific. Assemble at 8:30. Depart at 8:35 SHARP! Going out via Upper Dublin High School and Cedar Hill Road, return via Gwynedd Mercy University and Brushtown Road. Several hills but no killers. 35-minute coffee stop at Backyard Beans. (It's all about the coffee!). Will regroup at top of hills if necessary, but riders are expected to maintain posted speed (what our computers read upon ride completion). PLEASE PREREGISTER: saves time; ensures that I will be able to read important emergency info; and no problem if you change your mind and don't show up since we will not be waiting past the posted departure time.


    Valley Forge Winter Ride

    Level B: 14.5mph, 35 miles. Meet at Valley Forge National Park, Betzwood Area (by rest rooms). The ride leaves at 9:00 am. Cue sheets will be available. The on-line route map is Valley Forge Winter Ride: Saturday Edition.
    Leader: Richard L. Wagner, , 267-738-6405

    Every Saturday through March, we will ride 17.5 miles to Kimberton Whole Food store in Kimberton, have an indoor coffee break, then ride 17.5 miles back to Valley Forge.


    Kayuh Pedalers:

    Level C- through D: 11-14.5mph, 15-25 miles. Meet at Kayuh Bicycles & Cafe 19th St. & Girard Ave. The ride leaves at 9:00 am.
    Leader: Thomas Haney, , 267-259-5231

    This weeks destination wii be determined by the weather. The warmer, the longer the ride. Looks like the rain will hold off till the evening. These rides will focus local neighborhoods around Philadelphia County and will include places like old buildings, historic places and murals. Easy rides for new riders to biking, with Safety Instructions and How To ride in a group. A no drop ride with rest stops and re-group as needed. Helmet and Water a must. A light riding snack suggested. Mid-week update on rides @ Facebook: Kayuh Pedalers. STREET PARKING: S. College St between 20th & 19th.These rides will focus local neighborhoods around Philadelphia County and will include places like old buildings, historic places and murals. Easy rides for new riders to biking, with Safety Instructions and How To ride in a group. A no drop ride with rest stops and re-group as needed. Helmet and Water a must. A light riding snack suggested. Mid-week update on rides @ Facebook: Kayuh Pedalers. STREET PARKING: S. College St between 20th & 19th.


    Willow Grove, PA

    Level D: 10mph, 37 miles. Meet at Azalea Garden's formal entrance, behind the Art Museum. The ride leaves at 9:00 am. Cue sheets will not be available.
    Leader: Tim Carey, , 267-414-9037

    Willow Grove Amusement Park, never been there when it existed, only hear the story that amusement parks were put at the end of a trolley lines, to get customers on Sundays. The little dinner where we will stop for lunch is named the Terminal, most likely it was at the end of the line, Trolley Route 6. We will cycle up Midvale Ave, then into Cresheim Valley and on to Willow Grove. The return will be following the SEPTA suburban train lines back into the city using Ogontz Ave. This is a relatively hilly ride.


    Main Line Cycles Brisk Ride

    Levels A: 16-17mph, 40-55 miles. Meet at Main Line Cycles front of shop 919 Montgomery Ave. The ride leaves at 9:05 am. Cue sheets will not be available. The on-line route map is http://ridewithgps.com/routes/1940076.
    Leaders: Jeff Diacik, , 215-783-8537, Derek Barnes, , 610-246-3917 and Shahar Shiff, , 215-776-3963 

    Great roads with low traffic. We have a few routes that bring us out around or through Ridley Creek State Park. Average speed will be 16-17 mph, but note that these routes include over 4000' of climbing. Bring a snack for a brief mid-ride break. Consider the on-line routes approximate. Leave by 9:05 AM. Rain cancels.


    UDHS to Montgomeryville Wegman's CO-LEADER WELCOME

    Level B-: 14mph, 50 miles. Meet at Upper Dublin High School. The ride leaves at 9:30 am. Cue sheets will be available. The on-line route map is http://ridewithgps.com/routes/6661522.
    Leader: Linda McGrane, , 267-251-7862

    This is a pretty loop from UDHS in Ft. Washington to the Wegman's food court in Montgomeryville for lunch. Outbound via North Wales, return via Warrington and Maple Glen. Quick Wawa stop if needed at mile 20 in North Wales. Lunch stop at Wegman's at mile 28. On the return, there is another Wawa at mile 41, if needed. Total climbing 2175 feet. Cue sheets will be provided. We will stop to regroup as needed, but try to maintain the advertised pace. CO-LEADER WELCOME: If you would like to lead this route at an alternative pace, thank you! Please contact LMc, so that we can add your name and pace group.


    Toss of the dice

    Level C+: 12-14mph, 45-60 miles. Meet at Italian Fountain behind the Art Museum. The ride leaves at 10:00 am. The on-line route map is Devon Donuts Via Narberth.
    Leader: Joseph M. Pless, , 610-937-9010

    Friendly C+ ride with various destinations: BE SURE TO CHECK THE DAILY RIDE CALENDAR FOR RIDE LEADER AND DESTINATION INFORMATION. Bring money for lunch. We will regroup as necessary and wait at turns within ride level expectations. YOU MUST CARRY A SPARE TUBE. Ride may be cancelled up to 1 hour prior to departure time.

  • SunFeb. 242019
    CANCELLED Valley Forge Winter Ride: Sunday Edition

    Level B: 14.5mph, 35 miles. Meet at Valley Forge National Park, Betzwood Area (by rest rooms). The ride leaves at 9:00 am. Cue sheets will be available. The on-line route map is Valley Forge Winter Ride: Sunday Edition.
    Leader: Richard L. Wagner, , 267-738-6405

    Every Sunday through March, we will ride 17.5 miles to Hennings Market in Harleysville, do an indoor coffee break, then ride 17.5 miles back to Valley Forge.


    Kayuh Pedalers: 2019 Urban Weekly Sunday Rides

    Level C- through D: 10-12mph, 15-25 miles. Meet at Kayuh Bicycles & Cafe 19th St. & Girard Ave. The ride leaves at 9:00 am.
    Leader: Thomas Haney, , 267-259-5231

    These rides will focus local neighborhoods around Philadelphia County and will include places like old buildings, historic places and murals. Easy rides for new riders to biking, with Safety Instructions and How To ride in a group. A no drop ride, with rest stops and re-group as needed. Helmet and Water a must. A light riding snack suggested. Mid-week update on rides @ Facebook: Kayuh Pedalers. STREET PARKING: S. College St between 20th & 19th


    CANCELLED Hike the Wissahickon

    Hike Moderate Pace on Strenuous Trails, 6-8 miles. Meet at Valley Green Inn. The hike leaves at 9:30 am.
    Leaders: Debbie Hoellein, , 215-833-5545 and Linda Mueller, , 215-646-5718 

    Please join us on a hike in the beautiful Wissahickon Gorge of Fairmount Park. We will be hiking mainly on trails but can direct you back to Forbidden Drive if you need a shorter or flatter option. Hiking shoes or boots are recommended and depending on conditions, you might want to bring ice grippers for your footwear. Well behaved dogs are welcome, but they must remain on leash even on the trails. If you are parking on the Chestnut Hill side of the Wissahickon Creek, park in the upper lot and do not leave any valuables in your car.


    G.R.I.T. Ride

    Level B-: 14mph, 30-50 miles. Start location to be determined. The ride leaves at 9:45 am.
    Leader: Daniel Operacz, , 267-265-9358

    Bring your 29er, CX, Gravel or equip your road bike with wider tires as we mashup rides across various asphalt, gravel and sometimes dirt terrains. Expect a good challenge as we grind gravel trails and hit a few climbs with great company for no other purpose than to have fun and put in a few unpaved miles.


    CANCELLED Sunny Sunday D Ride

    Level D: 9-12mph, 12-24 miles. Meet at Azalea Garden's formal entrance, behind the Art Museum. The ride leaves at 12:00 pm.
    Leader: George L. Yarnell, , 610-626-3338

    An(Older,Wiser,Longer,Slower) paced ride through Fairmount Park and beyond depending on the group assembled. Please wear helmet(required by club), dress for winter weather, extra tube, water, and $ for mid ride snack stop. Instructional biking tips will be available for new riders. There might be a hill or two for resistance as well as aerobic training. Recovery time at top of hills will be available. Please bring smiles, stories, jokes, and a good sense of humor.


    Sunny Sunday C Spin-Off

    Level C: 12mph, 25 miles. Meet at Azalea Garden's formal entrance, behind the Art Museum. The ride leaves at 12:15 pm.
    Leader: Jim Kahn, , 215-771-4487

    A true C ride, which cheerfully waits to regroup. Hopefully the rain will stop by start time and we will ride to the Ardmore Wawa for a sidewalk snack.


    Sunday Afternoon (Post-Hike) Winter Ramble Ride (General description -- specific details will be posted for each Sunday) DEFERRED FOR 2/24. THIS RIDE WILL RESUME NEXT WEEK, MARCH 3

    Level B-: 14mph, 35-40 miles. Meet at Bruno's, Northwestern and Germantown Aves. The ride leaves at 1:20 pm. Cue sheets will be available.
    Leader: Linda McGrane, , 267-251-7862

    SORRY - NEED TO DEFER FOR 2/24. THIS RIDE WILL RESUME NEXT WEEK, 3/3. Scenic loop, usually thru Montgomery Co. or Lower Bucks, with brief rest stop. Unless otherwise stated, meet most Sundays at Bruno's (finishing point for many of the Sunday AM Wissahickon hikes). Occasionally meet at another location in Chestnut Hill. Plan to return by 5:00pm. Please bring LIGHTS. Specific details posted for week. Every Sunday throughout winter (during hiking season), weather permitting, EXCEPT 2nd Sun in Feb. If weather is not bike-friendly, this ride may be replaced by snow activity. Keep moving throughout winter - maintain base fitness level for the return of spring cycling in March.

  • TueFeb. 262019
    Monthly QR Mailing Party

    Level C: 12mph Meet at Cozen O'Connor, 1650 Market St.. The ride leaves at 6:30 pm.
    Leader: Tom Witt, , 215-665-5578

    All welcome to help mail the newsletter, snacks and good company guaranteed along with some light work.

  • WedFeb. 272019
    Nighttime Phoenixville Dog Ride

    Level C+: 13.5-14.5mph, 25-35 miles. Meet at Reynolds Dog Park, Longford Rd, Oaks, PA. The ride leaves at 6:30 pm. Cue sheets will not be available.
    Leader: Rick Christie, , 610-787-1985

    The nighttime Phoenixville Dog rides will continue until daylight savings time begins. A strong headlight and taillight are required. The rides are on low traffic roads and feature rolling to hilly terrain. No one dropped, but please be prepared to ride the advertised pace over rolling to hilly terrain. Precipitation cancels. Ice on the road cancels. Temperatures below 15 degrees at the scheduled start time cancels.

  • ThuFeb. 282019
    Wynnewood, PA. Sabrina's (ad-hoc ride)

    Level D: 10mph, 20 miles. Meet at Cosmic Cafe, Lloyd Hall, # 1 Boathouse Row, Kelly Dr, East Fairmont Park . The ride leaves at 9:00 am. Cue sheets will not be available.
    Leader: Tim Carey, , 267-414-9037

    Let's get in one last ride in February. We will ride to Sabrina's Cafe for breakfast. If KYW is reporting snow or rain one hour prior to start, ride cancels.


    Not So Early Ride to Coffee in Devon from Manayunk (ad-hoc ride)

    Level B-: 14.5mph, 40 +/- miles. Meet at Manayunk Theater Parking Lot. The ride leaves at 9:30 am. Cue sheets will not be available.
    Leader: Jeff Braff, , 215-665-2048

    Assemble at 9:30. We willl leave at 9:35 SHARP! Ride through Bala Cynwyd, Wynnewood, Havertown, Haverford, Merion, Bryn Mawr, Villanova, Radnor, Devon, Wayne, Gulph Mills, Conshohocken, etc. Many hills, including 10 (or so) relatively long ones. One 35-minute coffee stop in Devon (Pour Richards) at mile 22 or so. (It's all about the coffee.) Will regroup at top of long hills as needed, but riders are expected to achieve advertised pace (which is what our computers read as "average" at the finish). PLEASE PREREGISTER: It saves time; and increases substantially my ability to read the important info on the sign-in sheet; and it does not matter if you do not show up since we will not wait beyond the scheduled start time.


    CANCELLED RideThursdays! 30 miles, 13.5-14mph

    Level C+: 13.5-14mph, 30 miles. Meet at Upper Dublin High School. The ride leaves at 10:00 am. Cue sheets will not be available.
    Leader: Cassandra hogue, , 484-868-6236

    Its been very skimpy road riding weather, so lets start slow, with a shorter (30mile) route. there is 2000 ft climbing, but we wont push the pace. Up to Merry Mead Dairy and back.. No drops, but should be able to ride posted pace. Check back here for ride cancellation or changes. Overnight snow, potential for icy roads, or temps below 34 deg will cancel the ride. Lets hope Punxy phil brings us some spring.... https://ridewithgps.com/routes/28983185

 February, 2019

RSVP to Spring Picnic

If you are able to help with either set-up, or clean-up please contact Linda, Thank you.