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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.

Standard Listing Calendar | Grouped List

 July 2018 

  • July 16:45AM
    Sun July 1, 2018 - Century'n'On to Ottsville

    Level A-/B+: 15-16mph, 105 miles. Meet at Italian Fountain behind the Art Museum. The ride leaves at 6:45 am. Riding to Ottsville. Bring plenty of water. Water stops in Doylestown(37mi) and Chalfont(77mi). Longer food stop at Brig O' Doon in Ottsville. About 5000ft of elevation gain. Mostly rolling with a series of steeper hills around Ottsville. The on-line route map is Philly to Ottsville.
    Leader: Daniel Operacz, , 267-265-9358

  • July 19:00AM
    Sun July 1, 2018 - Kayuh Pedalers: RIDE CHANGE

    Level D: 11.5mph, 15 miles. Meet at Kayuh Bicycles & Cafe 19th St. & Girard Ave. The ride leaves at 9:00 am. DO TO EXPECTED HEAT AND AIR QUALITY THIS RIDE WILL BE THROUGH FAIRMOUNT PARK... These will be rides around Philadelphia County. A no drop ride, re-group when needed. Helmet and Water a must. A light riding snack, rest stops. Safety Instructions. Mid-week update on rides @ Facebook: Kayuh Pedalers. STREET PARKING: S. College St between 20th & 19th
    Leader: Thomas Haney, , 267-259-5231

  • July 19:30AM
    Sun July 1, 2018 - DOWN THE SHORE for the Holiday - Stone Harbor to Millville, 88mi (or, 51mi short-cut)

    Level B-: 14mph, 88 miles. Meet at Stone Harbor Playground & Bocce Ball courts, on 1st Avenue (next to the beach), between 80th & 81st Streets, behind the Recreation Center.. The ride leaves at 9:30 am. Mostly flat route from Stone Harbor/Avalon inland to Belleplain and Millville, then back to the shore. Mike Krizauskas of BCP, SCU, and the Jersey Shore Cycling Club developed these routes. We will ride past Laurel Lake, cross the Maurice River, and ride through Belleplain State Forest and pass peaceful Lake Nummy. Total climbing for the 88-mi route is 1011 feet. No one dropped, but we will try to maintain the advertised pace. Rest stops along the way at mile 32 (Wawa), mile 44 (Wawa) and mile 68 (Lake Nummy). If you would like to do the 51-mi shorter route, this is the route map link: https://ridewithgps.com/routes/3046826. The 51-miler has two rest stops, at Wawa and Belleplain's Lake Nummy. DRIVING DIRECTIONS: From Philadelphia, please allow at least 90 mins drive time to Avalon/Stone Harbor, via Atlantic City Expressway & Garden State Parkway. From the Garden State Parkway, use Exit 13/Avalon Boulevard. If you miss Exit 13, take the next one - Exit 10B/Stone Harbor Blvd. If you are coming from other Shore Points, take the Ocean Drive. PARKING: Parking is available on 1st Avenue (parallel to the beach), and on 2nd Ave/Dune Drive. Recreation Center opens at 8:00am, and there are bathrooms available at the Rec Center. Please arrive no later than 9:15 in order for us to depart promptly 9:30 Cue sheets will be available. The on-line route map is http://ridewithgps.com/routes/3046896.
    Leader: Linda McGrane, , 267-251-7862

  • July 112:00PM
    Sun July 1, 2018 - Sunny Sunday Afternoon D Ride

    Level D: 10mph, 15 - 25 miles. Meet at Azalea Garden's formal entrance, behind the Art Museum. The ride leaves at 12:00 pm. Introductory ride for those new to riding or looking to improve riding skills and fitness for the C rides. Ride will be in the Fairmount Park area, will regroup as needed and be tailored to the abilities of those participating. You will need a helmet, water, and a tube for your tire. A snack is strongly recommended, as we may not stop for food. Safety and equipment instruction provided as needed. Rain one hour prior to start, cancels. Cue sheets will not be available.
    Leader: Tim Carey, , 267-414-9037

  • July 112:15PM
    Sun July 1, 2018 - Sunny Sunday C Spinoff

    Level C: 13mph, 25-35 miles. Meet at Italian Fountain behind the Art Museum. The ride leaves at 12:15 pm. A true C ride that cheerfully waits to regroup. Usually 25-35 miles, usually with a lunch or snack stop. Meet at the Italian Fountain, near the parking garage sign.
    Leader: Chuck Martin, , 215-923-1887

  • July 28:00AM
    Mon July 2, 2018 - Havertown Grill (ad-hoc ride)

    Level D: 10mph, 30 miles. Meet at Cosmic Cafe, Lloyd Hall, # 1 Boathouse Row, Kelly Dr, East Fairmont Park . The ride leaves at 8:00 am. Havertown Grill presents a great destination since it serves breakfast! Beat the heat with an early start. Out Parkside West, Wynfield, Manoa, Karakon Dr, and the Busway. Different route home. Cue sheets will not be available.
    Leader: Tim Carey, , 267-414-9037

  • July 26:00PM
    Mon July 2, 2018 - COS B ride - Pickering Creek

    Level B: 15-16mph, 32 miles. Meet at Church of the Saviour, Wayne, PA. The ride leaves at 6:00 pm. Scenic route into Charlestown Township. Yes, that means there will be hills. Realistically, we may not make the posted average mph, but we should be back before dark. Cue sheets will be available.
    Leader: Michael Fuller, , 484-682-4562

  • July 26:00PM
    Mon July 2, 2018 - Church of the Saviour Multi-Level Rides

    Level A through D: 8-20mph, 13-45 miles. Meet at Church of the Saviour, Wayne, PA. The ride leaves at 6:00 pm. Multi-level ride group with 7 different paced groups ( D, C, C+, B-, B, B+, and A). The 7 groups range from a slow D level "hybrid / road" group that rides no more than 15 miles at 8-11 mph pace up to our fastest pace "A" ride group that rides at 18-20 mph and anywhere between 20 and 50 miles depending on sunset times. We ride every Monday April thru September except when a Monday falls on a holiday. Rain cancels the rides. See a description of each individual ride group on the daily calendar.
    Leader: Vince Calkins, ,

  • July 26:00PM
    Mon July 2, 2018 - Delightful, Delicious D (& D+/C-) Ride, Monday Evening Edition

    Level C- through D: 10-11.5mph, 15-30 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 recovery ride. Relaxed pace. Cycle peaceful roads in Eastern Montgomery Co. Meet in the small parking lot next to the ball field, across the street from the high school. Please bring lights in case we are delayed on our return. Occasionally, this Monday night ride from UDHS may be cancelled, if there is a special Tailgate event at the COS ride in Wayne on the same date. Cue sheets will not be available.
    Leader: Linda McGrane, , 267-251-7862

  • July 38:00AM
    Tue July 3, 2018 - Suzy-Jo Donut Day at Riverbend Cafe (ad-hoc ride)

    Level D: 10mph, 25 miles. Meet at Cosmic Cafe, Lloyd Hall, # 1 Boathouse Row, Kelly Dr, East Fairmont Park . The ride leaves at 8:00 am. 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, then the Manayunk Canal Tow Path and following River Rd to the back approach to Riverbend Cafe and Bicycle Shop. We ride to eat donuts. Cue sheets will not be available.
    Leader: Tim Carey, , 267-414-9037

  • July 39:15AM
    Tue July 3, 2018 - Ride Yer Bike Tuesday

    Levels A-/B+: 16.5-17.5mph, C+: 13-14mph, 40 miles. Meet at Upper Dublin High School. The ride leaves at 9:15 am. Bring yer bike & sense of adventure. Some days we'll ride familiar favorite routes, other days we'll scope out new routes. Today we'll keep it easy due to the forecast for excessive heat. Easy ride for the area, no big hills, and a quick lunch stop at Wegmans in Warrington at around 28 miles, following a brief rest stop at around 19 miles at Central Park in Doylestown. Be sure to bring lots of water and electrolytes. Will regroup as needed, but must be able to maintain the posted pace. Must be willing to ride safely & obey traffic laws. Check day of the ride if weather is iffy (rain cancels). THE LAST RIDE OF THE MONTH STARTS FROM CENTRAL PARK, DOYLESTOWN. Cue sheets will not be available. The on-line route map is https://ridewithgps.com/routes/27947893.
    Leaders: Howard Hochheiser, , 215-913-3246 and Daniel Operacz, , 267-265-9358 

  • July 36:00PM
    Tue July 3, 2018 - CANCELLED Bulldog ride

    Levels B: 15mph, 30-34 miles. Meet at Bulldog Statue, 25th St. and Pennsylvania Ave.. The ride leaves at 6:00 pm. Ride thru the park to Henry Ave across McCallum bridge to Germantown Ave and out toward Ambler. How far out we go depends on daytime hours . Cue sheets will not be available.
    Leaders: Bruce Taubman, , 856-392-9677 and Chris McEntee, , (484) 483-5822 

  • July 36:00PM
    Tue July 3, 2018 - Tuesday evening from North Penn High School

    Level B: 15mph, Sunlight determines miles. Meet at North Penn High School. The ride leaves at 6:00 pm. The ride will depart from North Penn High School - meet behind the school near the bus depot at 6:00 pm. Ride Level: C+/B-, Speed: 13-15 mph. We will meet at 6pm every Tuesday evening through the end of September. The rides will begin the season at 13-14mph and increase to occasional 15-16mph rides as the season slowly progresses. The riding distance is determined by the amount of sunlight. Come on out and discover new roads and routes. We never repeat a route during a single season. Cue sheets will not be available. Cue sheets will not be available.
    Leader: Jay Sitkin, , 267-664-0939

  • July 36:00PM
    Tue July 3, 2018 - Delightful, Delicious D (& D+/C-) Ride, Tuesday Evening Edition

    Level C- through D: 10-11.5mph, 15-30 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 on 3 Tuesdays each month. One Tuesday of the month (usually, the LAST week of the month), this ride is replaced by the Ride to the Monthly Newsletter Mailing Party, meeting at 5:00pm. Cue sheets will not be available.
    Leader: Linda McGrane, , 267-251-7862

  • July 48:00AM
    Wed July 4, 2018 - Independence Day Oley Valley Tour - 37.6 mi, C+/B- (ad-hoc ride)

    Level C+: 13mph, 37.6 miles. Meet at Douglassville Shopping Center, Douglassville, PA. The ride leaves at 8:00 am. Beat the heat and enjoy a beautiful ride through Oley Valley. This route features creeky goodness on low-travel roads, skirting most of the hills ringing the Oley Valley and sticking to the lowlands. Bring plenty of fluids and snacks - first store on route is at mile 22. In order to beat the heat, please arrive at the start by 7:45 and be ready to roll promptly at 8:00. Here is the route: https://ridewithgps.com/routes/27951851 Cue sheets will be available. The on-line route map is Independence Day Oley Valley Tour.
    Leader: Rick Christie, , 610-787-1985

  • July 48:00AM
    Wed July 4, 2018 - Independence Day Early (8:00am) Ramble: UDHS to Lumberville Store (ad-hoc ride)

    Level B-: 14mph, 55 miles. Meet at Upper Dublin High School. The ride leaves at 8:00 am. Early morning ride on July 4, to return in time for holiday picnics, and to avoid the afternoon heat. Pretty route from UDHS to Lumberville, Bucks County, on River Road. Brunch stop at the relaxing Lumberville store & cafe, a popular hang-out for cyclists. Outbound via Horsham, Warrington, and Mechanicsville. Return via New Britain, Chalfont, and Springhouse. On our way to Lumberville, we can take a brief rest break if needed (for bathroom & quick snack) at Del Val College Market at mile 15. Lumberville store/cafe is at mile 27. On the return, if another rest stop is needed, there is a Wawa around mile 48. Total elevation gain is 2302 feet, according to ridewithgps.com. We'll be treated to some very pretty and low-traffic roads, especially in Bucks County, close to the river. Cue sheets will be available. The on-line route map is https://ridewithgps.com/routes/19030916.
    Leader: Linda McGrane, , 267-251-7862

  • July 410:00AM
    Wed July 4, 2018 - Hot Dogs for the 4th of July

    Level D: 9-13mph, 42 miles. Meet at Valley Forge National Park - Betzwood Picnic Area (by bathrooms). The ride leaves at 10:00 am. This ride will travel on the Schuylkill River Trail and the Perkiomen Trail (parts of this trail are crushed stone) to go to Green Lane Park. Once there we will organize a hot dog roast over charcoal. Yum! Please bring water, extra tube, sun screen,$ for quick mid-ride snack stops as needed. Helmet is required. We need an exact count for the hot dogs and other foods, so please preregister. The ride will be a OWLS (Older, Wiser, Longer, Slower) pace, but the distance is longer than typical D rides. It is mostly flat, but we have to climb over Spring Mountain. Walking up Spring Mountain is allowed. If inclement weather is expected preregistered riders will be notified You can take the Septa Regional Rail to Norristown--end of the line and ride to SRT and join us at Betzwood. Let me know if you come by train. Cue sheets will not be available.
    Leader: George L. Yarnell, , 610-626-3338

  • July 46:00PM
    Wed July 4, 2018 - CANCELLED Flourtown Multi-Level Rides, Every Wednesday April Thru September

    Level A- through C+: 13-18mph, 15-40 miles. Meet at Flourtown Shopping Center. The ride leaves at 6:00 pm. Multi-level ride group (C+, B-, B, A- ) that meets every Wednesday April thru September. Various ride leaders. See daily calendar for details. Rain cancels ride
    Leader: Thomas G. Madle, , 215-233-2578

  • July 46:00PM
    Wed July 4, 2018 - CANCELLED Phoenixville Dog Ride, B-/C+, 13.5-14.5

    Level C+: 13.5mph, 20-35 miles. Meet at Reynolds Dog Park, Longford Rd, Oaks, PA. The ride leaves at 6:00 pm. The daylight Phoenixville dog rides begin in May and continue through September. Rolling to hilly rides on low-traffic roads. Regroup as necessary. No one dropped, but please be prepared to ride the posted speed on rolling to hilly terrain. On the last Wednesday of each month, we will have a day/night ride. We start riding in the daylight and continue after sunset with headlights and taillights. A strong headlight and taillight are required. On the last Wednesday in June, we will ride a metric century.
    Leader: Rick Christie, , 610-787-1985

  • July 46:00PM
    Wed July 4, 2018 - Weekly Flourtown A- Ride

    Level A-: 18-20mph, 25-45 miles. Meet at Flourtown Shopping Center. The ride leaves at 6:00 pm. Weekly ride where the route will change every week (i.e., hilly, flat or rolling). Distance will increase as we get more day light (and decreases accordingly). Please bring LIGHTS for use at dusk. Note that this is a relatively fast ride so be prepared to maintain the ride's advertised pace. Check day of the ride for possible changes or cancellations (rain cancels). Cue sheets will not be available.
    Leader: Raymond P Wynman, , 215-816-6211

  • July 46:00PM
    Wed July 4, 2018 - Delightful, Delicious D/D+/C- Ride, Wednesday Evening Edition

    Level C- through D: 10-11.5mph, 15-30 miles. Meet at Flourtown Shopping Center. The ride leaves at 6:00 pm. Gently paced, relaxed, post-work ride on quiet roads to pedal away workday stresses, suited for novice riders, newcomers to the area, and/or anyone seeking low-intensity recovery ride. Meet in same parking lot as "Multi-Paced Rides" listed above. Rear of lot, near Giant Market. (LANDMARK: Flourtown Shopping Ctr has McDonald's in the front, facing Bethlehem Pike.) Please bring LIGHTS in case we return close to dark. Cue sheets will not be available. Please note: One Wednesday per month (usually the second Wed), Linda cannot lead this ride, due to BCP Board meeting -will try to arrange another leader on Board meeting nights. Cue sheets will not be available.
    Leader: Linda McGrane, , 267-251-7862

  • July 59:00AM
    Thu July 5, 2018 - CANCELLED RIDE THURSDAYS!

    Level C+: 13.5-14mph, 35-55 miles. Meet at Upper Dublin High School. The ride leaves at 9:00 am. This ride will depart (MOSTLY) from Upper Dublin High School at 9:00 am. BUT CHECK WEEKLY LISTING. We will pick up the pace as season progresses, & we all help each other improve. Will regroup as needed, but must be able to maintain the posted pace. Must be willing to ride safely & obey traffic laws. Often will have a sit-down lunch stop. Check back prior to the ride for an updated listing with ride details Start point, destination, distance, terrain, weather related changes. (rain cancels). RIDE STARTS @ 9:00 in May. Earlier start of 8:30 beginning MAY 31, 2018. Cue sheets will not be available.
    Leader: Cassandra hogue, , 484-868-6236

  • July 56:00PM
    Thu July 5, 2018 - Thursday Night Ride To Bartrum's Garden (ad-hoc ride)

    Level D: 10mph, 15 miles. Meet at Azalea Garden's formal entrance, behind the Art Museum. The ride leaves at 6:00 pm. Let's go to Bartrum's Garden to see what's going on down there on a steaming Thursday night. We will cycle down into South Philadelphia to the Passyunk Bridge, cross the Schuylkill River and up Linberg Blvd to the gardens on the West bank of the river. There are the gardens, community farm, rowboats and kayaks on the water bank. We will be riding over the Bartrum's Mile Bike Trail and see the progress of dismantling the train bridge for the placement of a new, lighter swing bridge connecting the East Schuylkill Banks with the West Schuylkill Banks. Back to the start for refreshments. COSMIC CAFE will have a POP UP BEER GARDEN, Thursday 6 to 10 pm Draft beer and hard Cider, $5 / $6 Music and food, snacks. Cue sheets will not be available.
    Leader: Tim Carey, , 267-414-9037

  • July 56:00PM
    Thu July 5, 2018 - Thursday Evenings from North Penn High School

    Level B-/C+: 13-15mph, Sunlight determines miles. Meet at North Penn High School. The ride leaves at 6:00 pm. The ride will depart from North Penn High School - meet behind the school near the bus depot at 6:00 pm. Ride Level: C+/B-, Speed: 13-15 mph. We will meet at 6pm every Thursday evening through the end of September. The rides will begin the season at 13-14mph and increase to occasional 15-16mph rides as the season slowly progresses. The riding distance is determined by the amount of sunlight. Come on out and discover new roads and routes. We never repeat a route during a single season. Cue sheets will not be available. Cue sheets will not be available.
    Leader: Jay Sitkin, , 267-664-0939

  • July 56:00PM
    Thu July 5, 2018 - Thursday Night Hill Ride

    Levels B: 15mph, B-/C+: 14mph, 25 -35 miles. Meet at Italian Fountain behind the Art Museum. The ride leaves at 6:00 pm. A moderately hilly ride conquering 3 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 miles by July. No riders doing the listed pace will be dropped. 50% chance of rain between 6:00 and 8:00 cancels the ride Cue sheets will not be available. This year we will have 2 different paced groups. Simon will lead a B pace ride at 14.5 - 15.5 mph and Gene will lead the traditional pace at 13.5 -14.5 mph. Optional PARKS-ON-TAP finish at the JAPANESE HOUSE & GARDEN - bring ID and money. Cue sheets will not be available.
    Leaders: Simon Knight, , 215-219-9555 and Gene Sobel, , 215-964-4884 

  • July 56:00PM
    Thu July 5, 2018 - Delightful, Delicious "D" (and D+/C-) Ride, Thursday evening Edition

    Level C- through D: 10-11.5mph, 15-30 miles. Meet at Jacobs Engineering Parking Lot. The ride leaves at 6:00 pm. Gently paced, post-work evening ride to pedal away the stresses of the workday, suited for novice riders, newcomers to the area, and/or anyone seeking a low-intensity recovery ride - relaxed pace. Meet in same parking lot as the "Multi-Level Conshohocken Rides". Start by riding on the Schuylkill River Trail, and/or, the Cross County Trail, which connects the Schuylkill with 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 close to dark. Cue sheets will not be available.
    Leader: Linda McGrane, , 267-251-7862

  • July 56:00PM
    Thu July 5, 2018 - CANCELLED Conshohocken Multi-Level Rides

    Levels B: 14-16mph, C+: 13-14mph, 20-30+ miles. Meet at Jacobs Engineering Parking Lot. The ride leaves at 6:00 pm. Meet at 5:45 for a prompt start. Note that there aren't any bathroom facilities. We offer 3 paces (13-14, 14-16, 17-18) on a variety of routes on relatively lightly traveled roads. Most will have some hills. Distance will vary with the pace and available daylight. Please bring a rear light for use at dusk, and preferably a front light too. Will regroup as needed, but please be prepared to maintain the ride's advertised pace. Must also be willing to ride safely and obey traffic laws. Check day of the ride for possible changes or cancellations (rain cancels), and if a certain pace is not available. Cue sheets will not be available.
    Leaders: Howard Hochheiser, , 215-913-3246 and Peter Velletri, , 484-368-6102 

  • July 56:01PM
    Thu July 5, 2018 - "C"vilized Thursday Night Hill Ride

    Level C: 12mph, 25 miles. Meet at Italian Fountain behind the Art Museum. The ride leaves at 6:01 pm. A true C level version of the Thursday night hill ride. We will depart just after the faster 6:00 groups. Cue sheets will not be available.
    Leader: Jim Kahn, , 215-771-4487

  • July 66:46AM
    Fri July 6, 2018 - CANCELLED Friday Frolic w/Linda. HOLIDAY SPECIAL EDITION - JOIN the SPECIAL EVENT RIDE TO OCEAN CITY, 87MI, LEAVING from FLOURTOWN at 7:00am (Please see above listing.) The "regular" and "local" Friday Frolic, meeting at 9:30am, will resume next week,

    Level B-: 15mph, 87 miles. Meet at Flourtown Shopping Center. The ride leaves at 6:46 am. CANCELLED, due to Rain. SPECIAL EDITION for the holiday weekend: Multi-group ride to Ocean City, organized by Tom Madle.. LMc will lead or co-lead one of the 87-mi groups leaving from Flourtown. 15 - 15.5mph. Rest stops and snacks along the way. Please arrive by 6:45, for a prompt departure by 7:00. Cue sheets will be available.
    Leader: Linda McGrane, , 267-251-7862

  • July 68:45AM
    Fri July 6, 2018 - CANCELLED [NOTE: RIDING SATURDAY] Annual One-way Ride to Ocean City, NJ from Moorestown, NJ

    Level B/B-: 15-16mph, 63 miles. Meet at Moorestown Friends School, 118 E. Main St., Moorestown, NJ. The ride leaves at 8:45 am. This is the short description for the Ocean City Ride, one of the summer highlights for many. Please see the main listing for important details (such as to bring money for SAG and showers, if taking one at the finish, and other necessary logistical information). Note that we will ride as a group; which means if you are ahead of the ride leader you are on your own ride, but also that we will happily regroup as needed (please be prepared to ride the listed average pace). Please arrive by 8:30 for a prompt start. Cue sheets will be available. The on-line route map is https://ridewithgps.com/routes/14395087.
    Leader: Howard Hochheiser, , 215-913-3246

  • July 76:45AM
    Sat July 7, 2018 - SATURDAY HOLIDAY EVENT: Annual 1-Day, 1-Way Trek to Ocean City, NJ (Multiple Paces, Choice of DIstances & Locations)

    Levels B-: 15-16mph, C+: 15mph, C: 14mph, 87, 63, 45 miles. Meet at Flourtown Shopping Center. The ride leaves at 6:45 am. IMPORTANT RIDE INFORMATION / PLEASE READ CAREFULLY! This is a ONE-WAY / ONE-DAY ride. There is a $5 fee to do this ride which covers the cost of rest-stop snacks and beverages and sag vehicle gas. Pay Tom Madle at the Flourtown location or Howard Hochheiser at the Moorestown location. Your final destination is hotel Luray Manor, located at 501 E. 7th St., Ocean City, NJ 08226. The phone number of Luray Manor is 609-399-5260. Ask for the owner "Ruth" if you're looking for overnight accommodations. A 2-night minimum rental might apply since this is prime vacation season. Showers, soap and a towels are provided at Luray Manor for $5 per person for those riders who don't plan to sleep over at Luray Manor. If you need a shower at the end of the ride text either me ( Tom Madle 215-233-2578) or Howard Hochheiser (215-913-3246) and pay us in advance with exactly $5 ( we don't provide change!). Tom will be at the Flourtown location and Howard will be at the Moorestown location. Small overnight bag transportation is available in the "sag vehicle" leaving 7am from the Flourtown ride location. Give your overnight bag to Tom Madle. We don't have space in the sag vehicle for large suitcases only small pack-backs or overnight bags. You must provide your own transportation back to either Flourtown, Moorestown or Hammonton or work out return transportation with other riders who might be meeting family or friends who have driven down to Ocean City. Some riders sleep over in Ocean City and ride their bikes back either Saturday or Sunday. Some riders head back the same day by riding an additional 15 miles to Atlantic City. They then take the Atlantic City train line back to the 30th St. train station in Philadelphia and then take the Chestnut Hill train at 30th St Station back to Chestnut Hill which is 3 miles from the Flourtown Shopping Center. RIDE GROUP DETAILS / START LOCATIONS: Numerous ride groups and start locations are available with ride paces ranging between 14 and 20 mph. You must be able to maintain at least a 14 mph pace which is the slowest ride group. Remember this is a relatively flat ride. The 87 mile ride groups meet 6:45 AM at the Flourtown Shopping Center located at 1842 Bethlehem Pike, Flourtown, PA 19031. These groups leave Flourtown 7am. The 63 mile ride group(s) leaves between 8:30-9am from the Moorestown Friends School located at 110 E Main St., Moorestown,NJ, 08057. The Moorestown riders either leave with Howard Hochheiser at 8:45 (see separate listing to pre-register and/or the online route) or wait for the the Flourtown ride groups to arrive in Moorestown. The 45 mile ride group (s) leaves between 11:30am-1pm from the Silver Coin Diner parking lot located at 20 S White Horse Pike, Hammonton,NJ 08037. If you plan to ride from Hammonton you can take the Atlantic City train line from the 30th St. train station in Philadelphia and get off in Hammonton, NJ. It's a short 2 mile ride from the Hammonton train station to the Silver Coin Diner. For more specific information about your particular ride leader / ride group please see the individual ride leader Meet-up postings which will be found under Friday July 6th rides. The various ride leaders will eventually post their rides with specific details about their particular ride. This initial posting is designed to inform you about the ride date and give you general details about the ride . NOTE THERE IS A 50 RIDER LIMIT FOR THIS RIDE SO SIGN UP EARLY IF YOU PLAN TO RIDE! EMail, text or call your specific group ride leader for detailed questions about your ride group.
    Leaders: Thomas G. Madle, , 215-233-2578, Linda McGrane, , 267-251-7862 and Howard Hochheiser, , 215-913-3246 

  • July 78:00AM
    Sat July 7, 2018 - Early Bird Ride to Coffee in Devon (ad-hoc ride)

    Level B: 15mph, 50 +/- miles. Meet at Italian Fountain behind the Art Museum. The ride leaves at 8:00 am. Assemble at 8:00. We willl leave at 8:05 SHARP! Ride through Belmont, Wynwood, Havertown, Merion, Bryn Mawr, Villanova, Radnor, Devon, Wayne, Gulph Mills, Conshohocken, Manayunk, etc., returning via Manayunk Bridge and Bala Cynwyd. Many hills, including 12 (or so) relatively long ones. One 30-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.. Cue sheets will not be available.
    Leader: Jeff Braff, , 215-665-2048

  • July 78:05AM
    Sat July 7, 2018 - 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 8:05 am. 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 8:05 AM. Rain cancels. 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 

  • July 78:45AM
    Sat July 7, 2018 - Annual One-way Ride to Ocean City, NJ from Moorestown, NJ (ad-hoc ride)

    Level B/B-: 15-16mph, 63 miles. Meet at Moorestown Friends School, 118 E. Main St., Moorestown, NJ. The ride leaves at 8:45 am. This is the short description for the Ocean City Ride, one of the summer highlights for many. Please see the main listing for important details (such as to bring money for SAG and showers, if taking one at the finish, and other necessary logistical information). Note that we will ride as a group; which means if you are ahead of the ride leader you are on your own ride, but also that we will happily regroup as needed (please be prepared to ride the listed average pace). Please arrive by 8:30 for a prompt start. Cue sheets will be available. The on-line route map is https://ridewithgps.com/routes/14395087.
    Leader: Howard Hochheiser, , 215-913-3246

  • July 79:00AM
    Sat July 7, 2018 - Riverbend Coffee Shop via Valley Green

    Level D: 10mph, 25 miles. Meet at Azalea Garden's formal entrance, behind the Art Museum. The ride leaves at 9:00 am. Let's approach Riverbend Coffee Shop by cycling up through Valley Geeen on Forbidden Dr which is a loose grave road the entire length, 5miles. Then down Barren Hill Rd to Spring Mill. Retuning on the SRT. Rain one hour prior to start, cancels. Cue sheets will not be available.
    Leader: Tim Carey, , 267-414-9037

  • July 79:05AM
    Sat July 7, 2018 - The "BCP" Tri (ad-hoc ride)

    Level B: 14.5mph, 49 or 69 miles. Meet at New Holland Park, 400-498 E. Jackson St, New Holland, PA 17557. The ride leaves at 9:05 am. "B"icyling, ice "C"ream, and a swimming "P"ool. A very nice route through Lancaster County, with an ice cream stop at Lapp Valley Farms, then an optional post ride swim at the New Holland Park public pool ($9.00 admission). For those wanting extra miles, we will do another 20 mile loop after finishing the 49 route. Two convenience store stops are included, along with the ice cream stop. Cue sheets will be available. The on-line route maps are: https://ridewithgps.com/routes/27971762 and https://ridewithgps.com/routes/22686865.
    Leader: Richard L. Wagner, , 267-738-6405

  • July 79:15AM
    Sat July 7, 2018 - Toss of the dice - Whole Foods Spring House

    Level C+: 12-14mph, 45-60 miles. Meet at Italian Fountain behind the Art Museum. The ride leaves at 9:15 am. 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. Indication that cue sheets and/or GPS navigational information will be available no later than 24 hours prior to departure. The on-line route map is Whole Foods Spring House.
    Leader: Joseph M. Pless, , 610-937-9010

  • July 79:15AM
    Sat July 7, 2018 - CANCELLED Hills out West -------- MOVED TO SUNDAY due to WORLD CUP

    Level B: 14.5-15.5mph, 50 - 70 miles. Meet at Azalea Garden's formal entrance, behind the Art Museum. The ride leaves at 9:15 am. Consider this the next step up from the Toss of the DIce "C+", further (50 - 70 miles) and with more hills (3000 - 5000). The average speed (measured at end of ride) is likely to be 14.5 - 15.5 mph, it is the hills that push this into the B category. 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. MOVED TO SUNDAY due to WORLD CUP. Cue sheets will be available.
    Leader: Simon Knight, , 215-219-9555

  • July 88:30AM
    Sun July 8, 2018 - 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 8:30 am. 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. The on-line route map is https://ridewithgps.com/routes/27996307.
    Leader: Daniel Operacz, , 267-265-9358

  • July 89:00AM
    Sun July 8, 2018 - Kayuh Pedalers: Sunday Summer Rides

    Level C/C-: 14.5mph, 15 - 25 miles. Meet at Kayuh Bicycles & Cafe 19th St. & Girard Ave. The ride leaves at 9:00 am. These will be rides around Philadelphia County. A no drop ride, re-group when needed. Helmet and Water a must. A light riding snack, rest stops. Safety Instructions. Mid-week update on rides @ Facebook: Kayuh Pedalers. STREET PARKING: S. College St between 20th & 19th This weeks ride will be to: Heinz Nat. Wildlife Refuge is in south Philly, near the airport. There will all kinds of animals to see, mostly birds. (I do mean all kinds of animals). Cue sheets will not be available. The on-line route map is Heinz NWR.
    Leader: Thomas Haney, , 267-259-5231

  • July 89:00AM
    Sun July 8, 2018 - Circumventing the Delaware Bay Cycle Touring Bikepacking, July 8th to 12th

    Level D: 10mph, 50 miles each day miles. Meet at Azalea Garden's formal entrance, behind the Art Museum. The ride leaves at 9:00 am. The final Cycle Touring Bikepacking trip in the series of three will circomevent 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 in state parks of NJ and DE. Parvin State Park, NJ, Sunday July 8th. Cape Henlopen State Park, DE, Monday July 9th. Killens Pond State Park, Tuesday July10. Lum's Pond State Park, DE, Wednesday July 11th. And Philadelphia (home), Thursday, July 12th. 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. Might get take 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 July 4th so reservations can be made for Cape Henlopen State Park. We may have to share the experience of a motel that night. 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. The PATCO High-speed line will be used to cross the Ben Franklin Bridge to avoid the three flights of steps on the Camden side. $1.40 fare. Cue sheets will not be available.
    Leader: Tim Carey, , 267-414-9037

  • July 89:15AM
    Sun July 8, 2018 - HILLS OUT WEST - SUNDAY SPECIAL

    Level B: 15mph, 57 miles. Meet at Azalea Garden's formal entrance, behind the Art Museum. The ride leaves at 9:15 am. Consider this the next step up from the Toss of the DIce "C+" but further (57 miles) and with more hills (4600). The average speed (measured at end of ride) is likely to be 14.0 - 15.0 mph, it is the hills that push this into the B category. This week will head to Valley Forge Natl. Park, have a lunch/break stop at Wegmans King of Prussia, and finish at Parks on Tap at the Japanese House and Garden (bring ID). 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. Cue sheets will be available. End point will be PARKS ON TAP at JAPANESE HOUSE & GARDEN - Bring Money & ID Cue sheets will be available. The on-line route map is https://ridewithgps.com/routes/27993987.
    Leader: Simon Knight, , 215-219-9555

  • July 812:00PM
    Sun July 8, 2018 - Sunny Sunday D Ride

    Level D: 9-12mph, 12-28 miles. Meet at Azalea Garden's formal entrance, behind the Art Museum. The ride leaves at 12:00 pm. OWLS (Older, Wiser, Longer, Slower) paced ride through Fairmount Park and beyond depending on the assembled group. Bring helmet (required by the club), water, extra tube, sunscreen, $ for mid ride snack. Good humor is welcomed with sunny expectations.
    Leader: George L. Yarnell, , 610-626-3338

  • July 812:15PM
    Sun July 8, 2018 - Sunny Sunday C Spinoff

    Level C: 13mph, 35 miles. Meet at Italian Fountain behind the Art Museum. The ride leaves at 12:15 pm. A true C ride that cheerfully waits to regroup. A ride to Bruno's is planned - about 35 miles round trip with a sit-down lunch half way. Meet at the Italian Fountain, near the parking garage sign.
    Leader: Jim Kahn, , 215-771-4487

  • July 96:00PM
    Mon July 9, 2018 - Church of the Saviour Multi-Level Rides

    Level A through D: 8-20mph, 13-45 miles. Meet at Church of the Saviour, Wayne, PA. The ride leaves at 6:00 pm. Multi-level ride group with 7 different paced groups ( D, C, C+, B-, B, B+, and A). The 7 groups range from a slow D level "hybrid / road" group that rides no more than 15 miles at 8-11 mph pace up to our fastest pace "A" ride group that rides at 18-20 mph and anywhere between 20 and 50 miles depending on sunset times. We ride every Monday April thru September except when a Monday falls on a holiday. Rain cancels the rides. See a description of each individual ride group on the daily calendar.
    Leader: Vince Calkins, ,

  • July 96:00PM
    Mon July 9, 2018 - Delightful, Delicious D (& D+/C-) Ride, Monday Evening Edition. DEFERRED for July 9, due to the Members' Appreciation Night at Church of the Saviour (COS)

    Level C- through D: 10-11.5mph, 15-30 miles. Meet at Upper Dublin High School. The ride leaves at 6:00 pm. DEFERRED for July 9 - Join the rides at Church of the Saviour (COS) in Wayne. There will be a Members' Appreciation Night/Pizza Tailgate Party after the COS rides. 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 recovery ride. Relaxed pace. Cycle peaceful roads in Eastern Montgomery Co. Meet in the small parking lot next to the ball field, across the street from the high school. Please bring lights in case we are delayed on our return. Occasionally, this Monday night ride from UDHS may be cancelled, if there is a special Tailgate event at the COS ride in Wayne on the same date. Cue sheets will not be available.
    Leader: Linda McGrane, , 267-251-7862

  • July 109:15AM
    Tue July 10, 2018 - Ride Yer Bike Tuesday

    Levels A-/B+: 16.5-17.5mph, B/B-: 15-16mph, C+: 13-14mph, 43 miles. Meet at Upper Dublin High School. The ride leaves at 9:15 am. Bring yer bike & sense of adventure. Some days we'll ride familiar favorite routes, other days we'll scope out new routes. Today will be a meandering ride to either The Italian Market or WaWa in Skippack (mile 26), following a quick break at Fischers Park (mile 13.5). Expect generally rolling hills (no real climbs) on a mix of low traffic suburban and country roads. Will regroup as needed, but must be able to maintain the posted pace. Must be willing to ride safely & obey traffic laws. Check day of the ride if weather is iffy (rain cancels). THE LAST RIDE OF THE MONTH STARTS FROM CENTRAL PARK, DOYLESTOWN. Cue sheets will not be available. The on-line route map is https://ridewithgps.com/routes/28011553.
    Leaders: Howard Hochheiser, , 215-913-3246, Daniel Operacz, , 267-265-9358 and Bob Doyle, , 703-963-9905 

  • July 106:00PM
    Tue July 10, 2018 - Bulldog ride

    Levels B: 15mph, 30-34 miles. Meet at Bulldog Statue, 25th St. and Pennsylvania Ave.. The ride leaves at 6:00 pm. Ride thru the park to Henry Ave across McCallum bridge to Germantown Ave and out toward Ambler. How far out we go depends on daytime hours . Cue sheets will not be available.
    Leaders: Bruce Taubman, , 856-392-9677 and Chris McEntee, , (484) 483-5822 

  • July 106:00PM
    Tue July 10, 2018 - Tuesday evening from North Penn High School

    Level B: 15mph, Sunlight determines miles. Meet at North Penn High School. The ride leaves at 6:00 pm. The ride will depart from North Penn High School - meet behind the school near the bus depot at 6:00 pm. Ride Level: C+/B-, Speed: 13-15 mph. We will meet at 6pm every Tuesday evening through the end of September. The rides will begin the season at 13-14mph and increase to occasional 15-16mph rides as the season slowly progresses. The riding distance is determined by the amount of sunlight. Come on out and discover new roads and routes. We never repeat a route during a single season. Cue sheets will not be available. Cue sheets will not be available.
    Leader: Jay Sitkin, , 267-664-0939

  • July 106:00PM
    Tue July 10, 2018 - Delightful, Delicious D (& D+/C-) Ride, Tuesday Evening Edition

    Level C- through D: 10-11.5mph, 15-30 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 on 3 Tuesdays each month. One Tuesday of the month (usually, the LAST week of the month), this ride is replaced by the Ride to the Monthly Newsletter Mailing Party, meeting at 5:00pm. Cue sheets will not be available.
    Leader: Linda McGrane, , 267-251-7862

  • July 115:00PM
    Wed July 11, 2018 - Delightful, Delicious D/D+/C- Ride, Wednesday Evening EARLIER START (5:00PM) AND DIFFERENT MEETING POINT

    Level C- through D: 10-11.5mph, 15-30 miles. Meet at Gustine Recreation Center. The ride leaves at 5:00 pm. JULY 11, Due to the BCP Board meeting, we will be meeting earlier (5:00pm), and meeting at the Gustine Recreation Center, on Ridge Ave, next to the Legacy Youth Tennis Center. This is near Ridge Ave & School House Lane. This change is only for one Wednesday a month. Gently paced, relaxed, post-work ride on quiet roads to pedal away workday stresses, suited for novice riders, newcomers to the area, and/or anyone seeking low-intensity recovery ride. Meet in same parking lot as "Multi-Paced Rides" listed above. Rear of lot, near Giant Market. (LANDMARK: Flourtown Shopping Ctr has McDonald's in the front, facing Bethlehem Pike.) Please bring LIGHTS in case we return close to dark. Cue sheets will not be available. Please note: One Wednesday per month (usually the second Wed), Linda cannot lead this ride, due to BCP Board meeting -will try to arrange another leader on Board meeting nights. Cue sheets will not be available.
    Leader: Linda McGrane, , 267-251-7862

  • July 116:00PM
    Wed July 11, 2018 - Flourtown Multi-Level Rides, Every Wednesday April Thru September

    Level A- through C+: 13-18mph, 15-40 miles. Meet at Flourtown Shopping Center. The ride leaves at 6:00 pm. Multi-level ride group (C+, B-, B, A- ) that meets every Wednesday April thru September. Various ride leaders. See daily calendar for details. Rain cancels ride
    Leader: Thomas G. Madle, , 215-233-2578

  • July 116:00PM
    Wed July 11, 2018 - Phoenixville Dog Ride, B-/C+, 13.5-14.5

    Level C+: 13.5mph, 20-35 miles. Meet at Reynolds Dog Park, Longford Rd, Oaks, PA. The ride leaves at 6:00 pm. The daylight Phoenixville dog rides begin in May and continue through September. Rolling to hilly rides on low-traffic roads. Regroup as necessary. No one dropped, but please be prepared to ride the posted speed on rolling to hilly terrain. On the last Wednesday of each month, we will have a day/night ride. We start riding in the daylight and continue after sunset with headlights and taillights. A strong headlight and taillight are required. On the last Wednesday in June, we will ride a metric century.
    Leader: Rick Christie, , 610-787-1985

  • July 116:00PM
    Wed July 11, 2018 - Weekly Flourtown A- Ride

    Level A-: 18-20mph, 25-45 miles. Meet at Flourtown Shopping Center. The ride leaves at 6:00 pm. Weekly ride where the route will change every week (i.e., hilly, flat or rolling). Distance will increase as we get more day light (and decreases accordingly). Please bring LIGHTS for use at dusk. Note that this is a relatively fast ride so be prepared to maintain the ride's advertised pace. Check day of the ride for possible changes or cancellations (rain cancels). Cue sheets will not be available.
    Leader: Raymond P Wynman, , 215-816-6211

  • July 129:00AM
    Thu July 12, 2018 - RIDE THURSDAYS!

    Level C+: 13.5-14mph, 35-55 miles. Meet at Upper Dublin High School. The ride leaves at 9:00 am. This ride will depart (MOSTLY) from Upper Dublin High School at 9:00 am. BUT CHECK WEEKLY LISTING. We will pick up the pace as season progresses, & we all help each other improve. Will regroup as needed, but must be able to maintain the posted pace. Must be willing to ride safely & obey traffic laws. Often will have a sit-down lunch stop. Check back prior to the ride for an updated listing with ride details Start point, destination, distance, terrain, weather related changes. (rain cancels). RIDE STARTS @ 9:00 in May. Earlier start of 8:30 beginning MAY 31, 2018. Cue sheets will not be available.
    Leader: Cassandra hogue, , 484-868-6236

  • July 126:00PM
    Thu July 12, 2018 - CANCELLED - Thursday Evenings from North Penn High School

    Level B-/C+: 13-15mph, Sunlight determines miles. Meet at North Penn High School. The ride leaves at 6:00 pm. The ride will depart from North Penn High School - meet behind the school near the bus depot at 6:00 pm. Ride Level: C+/B-, Speed: 13-15 mph. We will meet at 6pm every Thursday evening through the end of September. The rides will begin the season at 13-14mph and increase to occasional 15-16mph rides as the season slowly progresses. The riding distance is determined by the amount of sunlight. Come on out and discover new roads and routes. We never repeat a route during a single season. Cue sheets will not be available. Cue sheets will not be available.
    Leader: Jay Sitkin, , 267-664-0939

  • July 126:00PM
    Thu July 12, 2018 - Thursday Night Hill Ride

    Levels B: 15mph, B-/C+: 14mph, 25 -35 miles. Meet at Italian Fountain behind the Art Museum. The ride leaves at 6:00 pm. A moderately hilly ride conquering 3 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 miles by July. No riders doing the listed pace will be dropped. 50% chance of rain between 6:00 and 8:00 cancels the ride Cue sheets will not be available. This year we will have 2 different paced groups. Simon will lead a B pace ride at 14.5 - 15.5 mph and Gene will lead the traditional pace at 13.5 -14.5 mph. Bring ID for BEER afterwards -either COSMIC CAFE (boathouse row) or PARKS ON TAP (Glenndinning Rock Garden). Cue sheets will not be available.
    Leaders: Simon Knight, , 215-219-9555 and Gene Sobel, , 215-964-4884 

  • July 126:00PM
    Thu July 12, 2018 - Delightful, Delicious "D" (and D+/C-) Ride, Thursday evening Edition

    Level C- through D: 10-11.5mph, 15-30 miles. Meet at Jacobs Engineering Parking Lot. The ride leaves at 6:00 pm. Gently paced, post-work evening ride to pedal away the stresses of the workday, suited for novice riders, newcomers to the area, and/or anyone seeking a low-intensity recovery ride - relaxed pace. Meet in same parking lot as the "Multi-Level Conshohocken Rides". Start by riding on the Schuylkill River Trail, and/or, the Cross County Trail, which connects the Schuylkill with 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 close to dark. Cue sheets will not be available.
    Leader: Linda McGrane, , 267-251-7862

  • July 126:00PM
    Thu July 12, 2018 - Conshohocken Multi-Level Rides

    Levels B: 14-16mph, C+: 13-14mph, 20-30+ miles. Meet at Jacobs Engineering Parking Lot. The ride leaves at 6:00 pm. Meet at 5:45 for a prompt start. Note that there aren't any bathroom facilities. We offer 3 paces (13-14, 14-16, 17-18) on a variety of routes on relatively lightly traveled roads. Most will have some hills. Distance will vary with the pace and available daylight. Please bring a rear light for use at dusk, and preferably a front light too. Will regroup as needed, but please be prepared to maintain the ride's advertised pace. Must also be willing to ride safely and obey traffic laws. Check day of the ride for possible changes or cancellations (rain cancels), and if a certain pace is not available. Cue sheets will not be available.
    Leaders: Howard Hochheiser, , 215-913-3246 and Peter Velletri, , 484-368-6102 

  • July 126:01PM
    Thu July 12, 2018 - CANCELLED "C"vilized Thursday Night Hill Ride

    Level C: 12mph, 25 miles. Meet at Italian Fountain behind the Art Museum. The ride leaves at 6:01 pm. A true C level version of the Thursday night hill ride. NOTE THE START TIME IS NOW 6:01 pm. We will depart just after the faster 6:00 groups. Cue sheets will not be available.
    Leader: Jim Kahn, , 215-771-4487

  • July 139:00AM
    Fri July 13, 2018 - FrIday the 13th Ad Hoc ride

    Level C+: 14mph, 50 miles. Meet at Upper Dublin High School. The ride leaves at 9:00 am. Your lucky day is to ride to the Carversville Grocery to eat one of their great pastries. We will pedal to Doylestown, then past the airport to the Landisville Road. Finally we will descend the Carversville Road to the grocery. Expect rolling terrain, with no serious climbing. Cue sheets will not be available.
    Leader: James R Meyer, , 215-687-7434

  • July 139:30AM
    Fri July 13, 2018 - Friday Frolic w/Linda. ICE CREAM on a Hot Day - Gwynedd/North Wales to Owowcow Creamery in Wrightstown, Bucks County. Post-Ride Mini-Tailgate Party

    Level B-: 14mph, 55 miles. Meet at Parkside Place Park, Sumneytown Pike. The ride leaves at 9:30 am. New route, scenic and pretty, from Parkside Place Park in Upper Gwynedd to the OWowCow Creamery in Wrightstown, Bucks County. The outbound portion will include the 202 Parkway Trail, and the return will include the Horsham Power Line trail. At mile 12, we can take a quick bathroom/snack break if needed at the Del Val College Market on Lower State Rd in Doylestown. The ice cream & lunch stop is at mile 28. There is an organic food market, a country store (sandwich shop/deli), and a pizzeria/Italian restaurant near the creamery in the same complex. On the return, at mile 38, we can stop at Wawa for water, etc. The middle portion of this route is particularly green and peaceful, and crosses two creeks (Jericho and Neshaminy). POST-RIDE MINI TAILGATE PARTY: Leader will bring assorted snacks and soft drinks. MEETING POINT: Parkside Place Park on Sumneytown Pike is across the street from the huge Merck building. Meet in the parking lot across from the public swimming pool. 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 the daily calendar for details of each Friday's route -- terrain, mileage, rest stops, etc. Cue sheets and on-line route map will be provided for each ride. If weather conditions are not conducive to cycling, this ride may be replaced by a hike/walk (on foot). As long as we are enjoying outdoor physical exercise, and Mother Nature, in the company of friends, we'll have a memorable outing. Cue sheets will be available. The on-line route map is https://ridewithgps.com/routes/15101116.
    Leader: Linda McGrane, , 267-251-7862

  • July 146:15AM
    Sat July 14, 2018 - Saturday Century'n'On to Reading

    Level A-/B+: 15-16mph, 145 miles. Meet at Italian Fountain behind the Art Museum. The ride leaves at 6:15 am. Riding to Reading. Shorter stops in St. Peters(45mi) and Phoenixville(113mi). Longer food stop in Oley(80mi). Additional water stops as needed. Tough 10,000ft of elevation gain. Hills, hills and mountains to your hearts content. If interested in shorter 100 mile-ish option will be stopping at Wilson Farm Park around 8:00am The on-line route map is Philly to Pagoda.
    Leader: Daniel Operacz, , 267-265-9358

  • July 148:05AM
    Sat July 14, 2018 - 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 8:05 am. 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 8:05 AM. Rain cancels. 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 

  • July 148:45AM
    Sat July 14, 2018 - BELMAR BEACH, NJ and Beyond, up to Ocean Grove and Asbury Park

    Level B-: 14mph, 79 miles. Meet at Etra Lake Park, Disbrow Hill Rd, East Windsor, NJ. The ride leaves at 8:45 am. In a seashore state of mind? Today, we'll visit the central Jersey shore in Monmouth County, beaches more familiar to New Yorkers. This scenic route is popular with the Princeton FreeWheelers. In addition to cycling along Ocean Drive in the pretty seaside towns of Spring Lake and Belmar, we’ll also ride around Perrineville Lake, Manasquan Reservoir, and Lake Como. Lunch stop at Belmar Beach around mile 40, plus rest stops along the way, to and from Belmar. After Belmar, we will continue north along the Ocean Drive to the seashore towns of Ocean Grove and Asbury Park, before returning inland to the starting point. Optional stop for ice cream at the famous Nagles restaurant & ice cream parlor in Ocean Grove at mile 45. The middle of the route (near the beach) is flat. The beginning and end portions have very gently rolling hills, but nothing steep. We will stop to regroup as needed. Total elevation gain is 2265 ft. REVISED Directions to the starting point at Etra Lake Park: 1) New Jersey Turnpike North to Exit 8 – Hightstown/Freehold (NJ-133). Turnpike exit/toll lanes have been renovated and shifted..... 2) From the Turnpike exit ramp, quickly turn right onto Milford Rd. 3) In 1.1 miles, turn left at “T” at County Rd 571/Etra-Perrineville Rd. (Etra Lake will be on your left.) 4) In 0.2 miles, turn left at 3-way onto Disbrow Hill Rd. Parking lot will be on your left. Please allow 75 mins driving time from Phila. Please feel free to contact the Leader with any questions, re. driving directions, carpooling, etc. Cue sheets will be available. The on-line route map is https://ridewithgps.com/routes/23056316.
    Leader: Linda McGrane, , 267-251-7862

  • July 149:00AM
    Sat July 14, 2018 - Kolb's Dairy Farm

    Level C- through D: 10-12mph, 28 miles. Meet at Reynolds Dog Park, Longford Rd, Oaks, PA. The ride leaves at 9:00 am. Show and Go ride: I will be riding Bill Cotton's route to Kolb's Dairy Farm Store, in ParkerFord, East Coventry for hand dipped ice cream. 28 miles, elevation 805 ft., mostly on the SRT. D/C- pace, 9/10 mph. No one dropped. Hybrids or road bikes are ok. (trail surface is fine crushed stone) Show and go, start in Upper Providence twp. address: 100 Longford Road, Phoenixville, PA 19460. Driving directions: From K of P, Rt. 422 West to Oaks Exit. Come off the Oaks Exit and take a left onto Egypt Road, follow Egypt Road 1.5 miles to the intersection of Longford Road and Egypt. Turn left onto Longford Road. Follow Longford for 0.6 miles over the Railroad tracks and the park will be on your left. Cue sheets will not be available.
    Leader: Steve Trobovic, , 610-687-9229

  • July 149:00AM
    Sat July 14, 2018 - Kayuh Pedalers: Delaware River Trail, North

    Level C-: 12mph, 15 - 25 miles. Meet at Kayuh Bicycles & Cafe 19th St. & Girard Ave. The ride leaves at 9:00 am. These will be rides around Philadelphia County. A no drop ride, re-group when needed. Helmet and Water a must. A light riding snack, rest stops. Safety Instructions. Mid-week update on rides @ Facebook: Kayuh Pedalers. STREET PARKING: S. College St between 20th & 19th. This weeks ride will be Delaware River Trail @ Spring Garden, north. Depending on the weather & riders, we go to Penn Treaty Park, or to Lardner's Point Park, by Tacony Palmyra Bridge Cue sheets will be available.
    Leader: Thomas Haney, , 267-259-5231

  • July 149:15AM
    Sat July 14, 2018 - Toss of the dice Wegmans KoP

    Level C+: 12-14mph, 45-60 miles. Meet at Italian Fountain behind the Art Museum. The ride leaves at 9:15 am. 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. Indication that cue sheets and/or GPS navigational information will be available no later than 24 hours prior to departure. The on-line route map is Wegmans KoP.
    Leader: Joseph M. Pless, , 610-937-9010

  • July 149:15AM
    Sat July 14, 2018 - Hills out West

    Level B: 14.5-15.5mph, 50 - 70 miles. Meet at Azalea Garden's formal entrance, behind the Art Museum. The ride leaves at 9:15 am. Consider this the next step up from the Toss of the DIce "C+", further (50 - 70 miles) and with more hills (3000 - 5000). The average speed (measured at end of ride) is likely to be 14.5 - 15.5 mph, it is the hills that push this into the B category. 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. Cue sheets will be available.
    Leader: Chris McEntee, , (484) 483-5822

  • July 158:00AM
    Sun July 15, 2018 - SIGHTSEEING RIDE IN PHILLY

    Level C+/C: 13mph, 62 miles. Meet at SEPTA LOT, Conshohocken at the Schukyll River Trail. The ride leaves at 8:00 am. Explore Philly on your bike.! Enjoy a trip thru the Laurel Hill Cementery, the Historic district, Ben Franklin Bridge , Camden Waterfront, Navy Yard, and More! Lunch at the iconic Genos or Pats King of Steaks in S. Philly. We will take advantage of Street closures for the Flyers Charity ride , as we boogy down Broad Street, South Street , and MLK drive. Cue sheets will not be available.
    Leader: Cassandra hogue, , 484-868-6236

  • July 159:00AM
    Sun July 15, 2018 - Kayuh Pedalers: Manayunk Bridge-Cynwyd Trail

    Level C-: 12mph, 13-15 miles. Meet at Kayuh Bicycles & Cafe 19th St. & Girard Ave. The ride leaves at 9:00 am. These will be rides around Philadelphia County. A no drop ride, re-group when needed. Helmet and Water a must. A light riding snack, rest stops. Safety Instructions. Mid-week update on rides @ Facebook: Kayuh Pedalers. STREET PARKING: S. College St between 20th & 19th This weeks ride: Manayunk Bridge-Cynwyd Trail Cue sheets will be available.
    Leader: Thomas Haney, , 267-259-5231

  • July 1512:00PM
    Sun July 15, 2018 - 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. OWLS (Older, Wiser, Longer, Slower,) pace ride for young, old, and new bicyclists, through Fairmount Park and beyond depending on the group assembled. Bring extra tube, sun screen, water, proper dress for the weather, $ for mid ride rest stop. There might be a hill or two, but we will rest as needed at the top of hills. There will reviews of proper cycling and safety techniques. Bring smiles
    Leader: Ginnie Zipf, , 610-529-3214

  • July 1512:15PM
    Sun July 15, 2018 - CANCELLED Sunny Sunday C Spinoff (udpated for July 15)

    Level C: 13mph, 25-35 miles. Meet at Italian Fountain behind the Art Museum. The ride leaves at 12:15 pm. A true C ride that cheerfully waits to regroup. Usually 25-35 miles, usually with a lunch or snack stop. Please bring a tube. Also, please download the Ride with GPS route. Cue sheets will not be available. The on-line route map is Ardmore via Bryn Mawr & MLK.
    Leader: Rob Weber, , 610-889-2255

  • July 1512:15PM
    Sun July 15, 2018 - Sunny Sunday C Spinoff

    Level C: 13mph, 25-35 miles. Meet at Italian Fountain behind the Art Museum. The ride leaves at 12:15 pm. A true C ride that cheerfully waits to regroup. Usually 25-35 miles, usually with a lunch or snack stop. Meet at the Italian Fountain, near the parking garage sign.
    Leader:  Show and Go

  • July 169:00AM
    Mon July 16, 2018 - REI With Coffee At Panera miBread (ad-hoc ride)

    Level D: 10mph, 30 miles. Meet at Cosmic Cafe, Lloyd Hall, # 1 Boathouse Row, Kelly Dr, East Fairmont Park . The ride leaves at 9:00 am. One last time to REI to obtain last minute stuff form my three month sojourn in Europe, departing Tuesday evening. Preparation, anticipation, spend the money! Stopping at the of the hill for coffee and pastry at Panera Bread. Slide on down the road after I buy the REI store out. Cue sheets will not be available.
    Leader: Tim Carey, , 267-414-9037

  • July 166:00PM
    Mon July 16, 2018 - Church of the Saviour Multi-Level Rides

    Level A through D: 8-20mph, 13-45 miles. Meet at Church of the Saviour, Wayne, PA. The ride leaves at 6:00 pm. Multi-level ride group with 7 different paced groups ( D, C, C+, B-, B, B+, and A). The 7 groups range from a slow D level "hybrid / road" group that rides no more than 15 miles at 8-11 mph pace up to our fastest pace "A" ride group that rides at 18-20 mph and anywhere between 20 and 50 miles depending on sunset times. We ride every Monday April thru September except when a Monday falls on a holiday. Rain cancels the rides. See a description of each individual ride group on the daily calendar.
    Leader: Vince Calkins, ,

  • July 166:00PM
    Mon July 16, 2018 - Delightful, Delicious D (& D+/C-) Ride, Monday Evening Edition

    Level C- through D: 10-11.5mph, 15-30 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 recovery ride. Relaxed pace. Cycle peaceful roads in Eastern Montgomery Co. Meet in the small parking lot next to the ball field, across the street from the high school. Please bring lights in case we are delayed on our return. Occasionally, this Monday night ride from UDHS may be cancelled, if there is a special Tailgate event at the COS ride in Wayne on the same date. Cue sheets will not be available.
    Leader: Linda McGrane, , 267-251-7862

  • July 179:15AM
    Tue July 17, 2018 - Ride Yer Bike Tuesday

    Levels A-/B+: 16.5-17.5mph, B/B-: 15-16mph, C+: 13-14mph, 46 miles. Meet at Upper Dublin High School. The ride leaves at 9:15 am. Bring yer bike & sense of adventure. Some days we'll ride familiar favorite routes, other days we'll scope out new routes. Today we'll ride to Doylestown Pizza (mile 26.5), following a brief rest stop (mile 17). Mostly flat to rolling (no big climbs) on a mix of low traffic country and suburban roads. Will regroup as needed, but must be able to maintain the posted pace. Must be willing to ride safely & obey traffic laws. Check day of the ride if weather is iffy (rain cancels). THE LAST RIDE OF THE MONTH STARTS FROM CENTRAL PARK, DOYLESTOWN. Cue sheets will not be available. The on-line route map is https://ridewithgps.com/routes/28073882.
    Leaders: Howard Hochheiser, , 215-913-3246, Daniel Operacz, , 267-265-9358 and Bob Doyle, , 703-963-9905 

  • July 176:00PM
    Tue July 17, 2018 - Bulldog ride

    Levels B: 15mph, 30-34 miles. Meet at Bulldog Statue, 25th St. and Pennsylvania Ave.. The ride leaves at 6:00 pm. Ride thru the park to Henry Ave across McCallum bridge to Germantown Ave and out toward Ambler. How far out we go depends on daytime hours . Cue sheets will not be available.
    Leaders: Bruce Taubman, , 856-392-9677 and Chris McEntee, , (484) 483-5822 

  • July 176:00PM
    Tue July 17, 2018 - Tuesday evening from North Penn High School

    Level B: 15mph, Sunlight determines miles. Meet at North Penn High School. The ride leaves at 6:00 pm. The ride will depart from North Penn High School - meet behind the school near the bus depot at 6:00 pm. Ride Level: C+/B-, Speed: 13-15 mph. We will meet at 6pm every Tuesday evening through the end of September. The rides will begin the season at 13-14mph and increase to occasional 15-16mph rides as the season slowly progresses. The riding distance is determined by the amount of sunlight. Come on out and discover new roads and routes. We never repeat a route during a single season. Cue sheets will not be available. Cue sheets will not be available.
    Leader: Jay Sitkin, , 267-664-0939

  • July 176:00PM
    Tue July 17, 2018 - Delightful, Delicious D (& D+/C-) Ride, Tuesday Evening Edition

    Level C- through D: 10-11.5mph, 15-30 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 on 3 Tuesdays each month. One Tuesday of the month (usually, the LAST week of the month), this ride is replaced by the Ride to the Monthly Newsletter Mailing Party, meeting at 5:00pm. Cue sheets will not be available.
    Leader: Linda McGrane, , 267-251-7862

  • July 189:00AM
    Wed July 18, 2018 - CANCELLED Morning ride to Tabora Farm (ad-hoc ride)

    Level B-: 14mph, 45 miles. Meet at Upper Dublin High School. The ride leaves at 9:00 am. We will ride to Tabora Farm via Chalfont. After enjoying a variety of tasty food at Tabora, we will return via Peace Valley Park. Expect moderate climb to Tabora from Chalfont. Ride will leave promptly at start time. Cue sheets will not be available.
    Leader: James R Meyer, , 215-687-7434

  • July 186:00PM
    Wed July 18, 2018 - Flourtown Multi-Level Rides, Every Wednesday April Thru September

    Level A- through C+: 13-18mph, 15-40 miles. Meet at Flourtown Shopping Center. The ride leaves at 6:00 pm. Multi-level ride group (C+, B-, B, A- ) that meets every Wednesday April thru September. Various ride leaders. See daily calendar for details. Rain cancels ride
    Leader: Thomas G. Madle, , 215-233-2578

  • July 186:00PM
    Wed July 18, 2018 - Phoenixville Dog Ride, B-/C+, 13.5-14.5

    Level C+: 13.5mph, 20-35 miles. Meet at Reynolds Dog Park, Longford Rd, Oaks, PA. The ride leaves at 6:00 pm. The daylight Phoenixville dog rides begin in May and continue through September. Rolling to hilly rides on low-traffic roads. Regroup as necessary. No one dropped, but please be prepared to ride the posted speed on rolling to hilly terrain. On the last Wednesday of each month, we will have a day/night ride. We start riding in the daylight and continue after sunset with headlights and taillights. A strong headlight and taillight are required. On the last Wednesday in June, we will ride a metric century.
    Leader: Rick Christie, , 610-787-1985

  • July 186:00PM
    Wed July 18, 2018 - Weekly Flourtown A- Ride

    Level A-: 18-20mph, 25-45 miles. Meet at Flourtown Shopping Center. The ride leaves at 6:00 pm. Weekly ride where the route will change every week (i.e., hilly, flat or rolling). Distance will increase as we get more day light (and decreases accordingly). Please bring LIGHTS for use at dusk. Note that this is a relatively fast ride so be prepared to maintain the ride's advertised pace. Check day of the ride for possible changes or cancellations (rain cancels). Cue sheets will not be available.
    Leader: Raymond P Wynman, , 215-816-6211

  • July 186:00PM
    Wed July 18, 2018 - Delightful, Delicious D/D+/C- Ride, Wednesday Evening Edition

    Level C- through D: 10-11.5mph, 15-30 miles. Meet at Flourtown Shopping Center. The ride leaves at 6:00 pm. Gently paced, relaxed, post-work ride on quiet roads to pedal away workday stresses, suited for novice riders, newcomers to the area, and/or anyone seeking low-intensity recovery ride. Meet in same parking lot as "Multi-Paced Rides" listed above. Rear of lot, near Giant Market. (LANDMARK: Flourtown Shopping Ctr has McDonald's in the front, facing Bethlehem Pike.) Please bring LIGHTS in case we return close to dark. Cue sheets will not be available. Please note: One Wednesday per month (usually the second Wed), Linda cannot lead this ride, due to BCP Board meeting -will try to arrange another leader on Board meeting nights. Cue sheets will not be available.
    Leader: Linda McGrane, , 267-251-7862

  • July 199:00AM
    Thu July 19, 2018 - RIDE THURSDAYS!

    Level C+: 13.5-14mph, 35-55 miles. Meet at Upper Dublin High School. The ride leaves at 9:00 am. This ride will depart (MOSTLY) from Upper Dublin High School at 9:00 am. BUT CHECK WEEKLY LISTING. We will pick up the pace as season progresses, & we all help each other improve. Will regroup as needed, but must be able to maintain the posted pace. Must be willing to ride safely & obey traffic laws. Often will have a sit-down lunch stop. Check back prior to the ride for an updated listing with ride details Start point, destination, distance, terrain, weather related changes. (rain cancels). RIDE STARTS @ 9:00 in May. Earlier start of 8:30 beginning MAY 31, 2018. Cue sheets will not be available.
    Leader: Cassandra hogue, , 484-868-6236

  • July 196:00PM
    Thu July 19, 2018 - Thursday Evenings from North Penn High School

    Level B-/C+: 13-15mph, Sunlight determines miles. Meet at North Penn High School. The ride leaves at 6:00 pm. The ride will depart from North Penn High School - meet behind the school near the bus depot at 6:00 pm. Ride Level: C+/B-, Speed: 13-15 mph. We will meet at 6pm every Thursday evening through the end of September. The rides will begin the season at 13-14mph and increase to occasional 15-16mph rides as the season slowly progresses. The riding distance is determined by the amount of sunlight. Come on out and discover new roads and routes. We never repeat a route during a single season. Cue sheets will not be available. Cue sheets will not be available.
    Leader: Jay Sitkin, , 267-664-0939

  • July 196:00PM
    Thu July 19, 2018 - Thursday Night Hill Ride

    Levels B: 15mph, B-/C+: 14mph, 25 -35 miles. Meet at Italian Fountain behind the Art Museum. The ride leaves at 6:00 pm. A moderately hilly ride conquering 3 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 miles by July. No riders doing the listed pace will be dropped. 50% chance of rain between 6:00 and 8:00 cancels the ride Cue sheets will not be available. This year we will have 2 different paced groups. Simon will lead a B pace ride at 14.5 - 15.5 mph and Gene will lead the traditional pace at 13.5 -14.5 mph Cue sheets will not be available.
    Leaders: Simon Knight, , 215-219-9555 and Gene Sobel, , 215-964-4884 

  • July 196:00PM
    Thu July 19, 2018 - Delightful, Delicious "D" (and D+/C-) Ride, Thursday evening Edition

    Level C- through D: 10-11.5mph, 15-30 miles. Meet at Jacobs Engineering Parking Lot. The ride leaves at 6:00 pm. Gently paced, post-work evening ride to pedal away the stresses of the workday, suited for novice riders, newcomers to the area, and/or anyone seeking a low-intensity recovery ride - relaxed pace. Meet in same parking lot as the "Multi-Level Conshohocken Rides". Start by riding on the Schuylkill River Trail, and/or, the Cross County Trail, which connects the Schuylkill with 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 close to dark. Cue sheets will not be available.
    Leader: Linda McGrane, , 267-251-7862

  • July 196:00PM
    Thu July 19, 2018 - Conshohocken Multi-Level Rides

    Levels B: 14-16mph, C+: 13-14mph, 20-30+ miles. Meet at Jacobs Engineering Parking Lot. The ride leaves at 6:00 pm. Meet at 5:45 for a prompt start. Note that there aren't any bathroom facilities. We offer 3 paces (13-14, 14-16, 17-18) on a variety of routes on relatively lightly traveled roads. Most will have some hills. Distance will vary with the pace and available daylight. Please bring a rear light for use at dusk, and preferably a front light too. Will regroup as needed, but please be prepared to maintain the ride's advertised pace. Must also be willing to ride safely and obey traffic laws. Check day of the ride for possible changes or cancellations (rain cancels), and if a certain pace is not available. Cue sheets will not be available.
    Leaders: Howard Hochheiser, , 215-913-3246 and Peter Velletri, , 484-368-6102 

  • July 196:01PM
    Thu July 19, 2018 - "C"vilized Thursday Night Hill Ride

    Levels C: 12mph, 25 miles. Meet at Italian Fountain behind the Art Museum. The ride leaves at 6:01 pm. A true C level version of the Thursday night hill ride. NOTE THE START TIME IS NOW 6:01 pm. We will depart just after the faster 6:00 groups. Cue sheets will not be available.
    Leaders: Tom Witt, , 215-665-5578 and Jim Kahn, , 215-771-4487 

  • July 209:00AM
    Fri July 20, 2018 - CANCELLED Morning ride to Tabora Farm (ad-hoc ride)

    Level B-: 14mph, 45 miles. Meet at Upper Dublin High School. The ride leaves at 9:00 am. Rescheduled ride from Wednesday. We will ride to Tabora Farm via Chalfont. After enjoying a variety of tasty food at Tabora, we will return via Peace Valley Park. Expect moderate climb to Tabora from Chalfont. Ride will leave promptly at start time. Cue sheets will not be available.
    Leader: James R Meyer, , 215-687-7434

  • July 209:15AM
    Fri July 20, 2018 - Friday Frolic w/Linda. ICE CREAM on a Hot Day - Gwynedd/North Wales to Owowcow Creamery in Wrightstown, Bucks County. Post-Ride Mini-Tailgate Party

    Level B-: 14mph, 55 miles. Meet at Parkside Place Park, Sumneytown Pike. The ride leaves at 9:15 am. STARTING TIME moved earlier to 9:15, to stay ahead of the afternoon heat. New route, scenic and pretty, from Parkside Place Park in Upper Gwynedd to the OWowCow Creamery in Wrightstown, Bucks County. The outbound portion will include the 202 Parkway Trail, and the return will include the Horsham Power Line trail. At mile 12, we can take a quick bathroom/snack break if needed at the Del Val College Market on Lower State Rd in Doylestown. The ice cream & lunch stop is at mile 28. There is an organic food market, a country store (sandwich shop/deli), and a pizzeria/Italian restaurant near the creamery in the same complex. On the return, at mile 38, we can stop at Wawa for water, etc. The middle portion of this route is particularly green and peaceful, and crosses two creeks (Jericho and Neshaminy). POST-RIDE MINI TAILGATE PARTY: Leader will bring assorted snacks and soft drinks. MEETING POINT: Parkside Place Park on Sumneytown Pike is across the street from the huge Merck building. Meet in the parking lot across from the public swimming pool. 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 the daily calendar for details of each Friday's route -- terrain, mileage, rest stops, etc. Cue sheets and on-line route map will be provided for each ride. If weather conditions are not conducive to cycling, this ride may be replaced by a hike/walk (on foot). As long as we are enjoying outdoor physical exercise, and Mother Nature, in the company of friends, we'll have a memorable outing. Cue sheets will be available. The on-line route map is https://ridewithgps.com/routes/15101116.
    Leader: Linda McGrane, , 267-251-7862

  • July 218:00AM
    Sat July 21, 2018 - Toss of the dice - Time Change 8 AM - Paoli

    Level C+: 12-14mph, 45-60 miles. Meet at Italian Fountain behind the Art Museum. The ride leaves at 8:00 am. 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. Indication that cue sheets and/or GPS navigational information will be available no later than 24 hours prior to departure. The on-line route map is Paoli.
    Leader: Joseph M. Pless, , 610-937-9010

  • July 218:00AM
    Sat July 21, 2018 - TIME CHANGE TO 8AM - Hills out West

    Level B: 14.5-15.5mph, 50 - 70 miles. Meet at Azalea Garden's formal entrance, behind the Art Museum. The ride leaves at 8:00 am. Ride moved up due to weather forecast . We will be joining Jeff's ride to Devon. Please preregister under his ride listing if you plan to attend. Cue sheets will be available.
    Leader: Chris McEntee, , (484) 483-5822

  • July 218:00AM
    Sat July 21, 2018 - Early Bird Ride to Coffee in Devon (ad-hoc ride)

    Level B: 15mph, 50 +/- miles. Meet at Italian Fountain behind the Art Museum. The ride leaves at 8:00 am. Assemble at 8:00. We willl leave at 8:05 SHARP! Ride through Belmont, Wynwood, Havertown, Haverford, Merion, Bryn Mawr, Villanova, Radnor, Devon, Wayne, Gulph Mills, Conshohocken, Manayunk, etc., returning via Manayunk Bridge and Bala Cynwyd. Many hills, including 12 (or so) relatively long ones. One 30-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.. Cue sheets will not be available.
    Leader: Jeff Braff, , 215-665-2048

  • July 218:05AM
    Sat July 21, 2018 - 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 8:05 am. 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 8:05 AM. Rain cancels. 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 

  • July 218:30AM
    Sat July 21, 2018 - Breakfast ride to Mayfair diner (ad-hoc ride)

    Level C-: 10-11mph, 25 miles. Meet at 22nd and Spring Garden Sts. The ride leaves at 8:30 am. Join me for a breakfast ride to the Mayfair dinner in the NE. This is city ride with a short jog through Cheltenham on the way home. Excellent pancakes and the bottomless cup of coffee. Cue sheets will not be available.
    Leader: Owen Sindler, , 215-990-3207

  • July 219:00AM
    Sat July 21, 2018 - CANCELLED Ice cream ride to Phoenixville

    Level C: 12mph, 54 miles. Meet at Italian Fountain behind the Art Museum. The ride leaves at 9:00 am. ride the SRT, to Phoenixville, to Brown Cow ice cream or nearby eateries. depending on group, may try part of gravel towpath. Due to LeTour, Find me wearing Yellow leaders jersey! Cue sheets will not be available.
    Leader: Paul Winkfield, , 215-459-8457

  • July 228:45AM
    Sun July 22, 2018 - CANCELLED Sandy Hook Seashore Trek - CO-LEADER WELCOME

    Level B-: 14mph, 70 miles. Meet at Visitor Center of Monmouth Battlefield State Park, Route 33 Business, Manalapan, NJ. The ride leaves at 8:45 am. Picturesque adventure ride from Central NJ to Sandy Hook, a 1665-acre barrier peninsula which protrudes into the bay between NJ & NY. Sandy Hook offers a view of the Manhattan skyline, as well as 7 miles of beaches, a lighthouse, and a holly forest. Shortly before reaching the seashore, we'll stop at the Mt. Mitchell Scenic Overlook County Park, which includes a memorial to the heroes of 9-11. This county park provides a spectacular overlook of Sandy Hook Bay and the NYC skyline. The route to & from Sandy Hook will take us along the Navesink and Shrewsbury Rivers, as well as the Swimming River Reservoir. Beginning and ending portions of the route are rolling, with a few brisk climbs, but we will stop to regroup as needed. Total elevation gain is 2189 feet. Middle portion of the route (near and on the beach) is flat. Food stops at mile 25 and 45, + an optional Rita's Water Ice stop at mile 62, near the finish. DRIVING DIRECTIONS to the starting point (Visitor Center of Monmouth Battlefield State Park): 1) NJ Turnpike North to Exit 8/Hightstown & Freehold. 2) From Exit 8 ramp, turn right onto NJ-33 East/Franklin St. Stay on 33 East. 3) After crossing CR 527/Millhurst Rd, NJ-33 will split into Business and Expressway. Take the right-lane exit for 33 Business, then bear right at bottom of ramp for 33 Bus East. Look for sign for Monmouth Battlefield Visitor Center. Turn left into Visitor Center entrance. Parking lot is at the end of a long driveway. Please allow at least 75 mins driving time from Phila. The map link provided below (you can zoom in) will show the start/finish point, the whole route, and the elevation profile. CO-LEADER WELCOME: If you would like to lead this route at an alternative pace, please contact LMc. Thank you! Cue sheets will be available. The on-line route map is http://ridewithgps.com/routes/9454582.
    Leader: Linda McGrane, , 267-251-7862

  • July 229:00AM
    Sun July 22, 2018 - Kayuh Pedalers: Due to rain this route has been changed

    Level C/C-: 14.5mph, 15 - 25 miles. Meet at Kayuh Bicycles & Cafe 19th St. & Girard Ave. The ride leaves at 9:00 am. These will be rides around Philadelphia County. A no drop ride, re-group when needed. Helmet and Water a must. A light riding snack, rest stops. Safety Instructions. Mid-week update on rides @ Facebook: Kayuh Pedalers. STREET PARKING: S. College St between 20th & 19th. Route changed, see new route on BCP's facebook page
    Leader: Thomas Haney, , 267-259-5231

  • July 229:15AM
    Sun July 22, 2018 - Malvern Buttery

    Level B: 14.5-15.5mph, 55 miles. Meet at Azalea Garden's formal entrance, behind the Art Museum. The ride leaves at 9:15 am. Join me for a ride to Malvern. This ride heads out through Haverford to the Whitehorse Farms region. We'll have a lunch/break at the Malvern Buttery (bring money), then head back through Ithan and Bryn Mawr. There will be hills, about 3,800 ft of them. We will regroup as needed but riders are expected to ride at the advertised pace (which is the average speed indicated by bike computer at the end of the ride). Ride may be cancelled up 1 hour before start, depending on weather - which does not look good. Cue sheets will be available. The on-line route map is https://ridewithgps.com/routes/25232863.
    Leader: Simon Knight, , 215-219-9555

  • July 2212:00PM
    Sun July 22, 2018 - Sunny Sunday D Ride

    Level D: 9-12mph, 14-28 miles. Meet at Azalea Garden's formal entrance, behind the Art Museum. The ride leaves at 12:00 pm. OWLS (Older, Wiser, Longer, Slower) paced ride through Fairmount Park and beyond for all age riders or new to group riders. Distance will be determined by assembled group; no one will be dropped. Please bring helmet(must be worn as it is required by club rules), water, extra tube, sunscreen, $ for mid-ride snack. There will be some instructions for new riders.
    Leader: Ginnie Zipf, , 610-529-3214

  • July 2212:15PM
    Sun July 22, 2018 - Sunny Sunday C Spinoff

    Level C: 13mph, 25-35 miles. Meet at Italian Fountain behind the Art Museum. The ride leaves at 12:15 pm. A true C ride that cheerfully waits to regroup. Usually 25-35 miles, usually with a lunch or snack stop. Meet at the Italian Fountain, near the parking garage sign.
    Leader: Tom Witt, , 215-665-5578

  • July 236:00PM
    Mon July 23, 2018 - Church of the Saviour Multi-Level Rides

    Level A through D: 8-20mph, 13-45 miles. Meet at Church of the Saviour, Wayne, PA. The ride leaves at 6:00 pm. Multi-level ride group with 7 different paced groups ( D, C, C+, B-, B, B+, and A). The 7 groups range from a slow D level "hybrid / road" group that rides no more than 15 miles at 8-11 mph pace up to our fastest pace "A" ride group that rides at 18-20 mph and anywhere between 20 and 50 miles depending on sunset times. We ride every Monday April thru September except when a Monday falls on a holiday. Rain cancels the rides. See a description of each individual ride group on the daily calendar.
    Leader: Vince Calkins, ,

  • July 236:00PM
    Mon July 23, 2018 - Delightful, Delicious D (& D+/C-) Ride, Monday Evening Edition

    Level C- through D: 10-11.5mph, 15-30 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 recovery ride. Relaxed pace. Cycle peaceful roads in Eastern Montgomery Co. Meet in the small parking lot next to the ball field, across the street from the high school. Please bring lights in case we are delayed on our return. Occasionally, this Monday night ride from UDHS may be cancelled, if there is a special Tailgate event at the COS ride in Wayne on the same date. Cue sheets will not be available.
    Leader: Linda McGrane, , 267-251-7862

  • July 249:15AM
    Tue July 24, 2018 - CANCELLED Ride Yer Bike Tuesday

    Levels A-/B+: 16.5-17.5mph, B/B-: 15-16mph, C+: 13-14mph, 45 miles. Meet at Upper Dublin High School. The ride leaves at 9:15 am. Bring yer bike & sense of adventure. Some days we'll ride familiar favorite routes, other days we'll scope out new routes. Today we'll ride to Evansburg St. Park (mile 18) for a quick break, and then continue on to Pizza Time Saloon in West Point (mile 38) for lunch. Mostly rolling terrain (other than climbing up Bean Rd.) on scenic, low traffic roads. Will regroup as needed, but must be able to maintain the posted pace. Must be willing to ride safely & obey traffic laws. Check day of the ride if weather is iffy (rain cancels). THE LAST RIDE OF THE MONTH STARTS FROM CENTRAL PARK, DOYLESTOWN. Cue sheets will not be available. The on-line route map is https://ridewithgps.com/routes/28130071.
    Leaders: Howard Hochheiser, , 215-913-3246, Daniel Operacz, , 267-265-9358 and Bob Doyle, , 703-963-9905 

  • July 246:00PM
    Tue July 24, 2018 - Bulldog ride

    Levels B: 15mph, 30-34 miles. Meet at Bulldog Statue, 25th St. and Pennsylvania Ave.. The ride leaves at 6:00 pm. Ride thru the park to Henry Ave across McCallum bridge to Germantown Ave and out toward Ambler. How far out we go depends on daytime hours . Cue sheets will not be available.
    Leaders: Bruce Taubman, , 856-392-9677 and Chris McEntee, , (484) 483-5822 

  • July 246:00PM
    Tue July 24, 2018 - Tuesday evening from North Penn High School

    Level B: 15mph, Sunlight determines miles. Meet at North Penn High School. The ride leaves at 6:00 pm. The ride will depart from North Penn High School - meet behind the school near the bus depot at 6:00 pm. Ride Level: C+/B-, Speed: 13-15 mph. We will meet at 6pm every Tuesday evening through the end of September. The rides will begin the season at 13-14mph and increase to occasional 15-16mph rides as the season slowly progresses. The riding distance is determined by the amount of sunlight. Come on out and discover new roads and routes. We never repeat a route during a single season. Cue sheets will not be available. Cue sheets will not be available.
    Leader: Jay Sitkin, , 267-664-0939

  • July 246:00PM
    Tue July 24, 2018 - Delightful, Delicious D (& D+/C-) Ride, Tuesday Evening Edition

    Level C- through D: 10-11.5mph, 15-30 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 on 3 Tuesdays each month. One Tuesday of the month (usually, the LAST week of the month), this ride is replaced by the Ride to the Monthly Newsletter Mailing Party, meeting at 5:00pm. Cue sheets will not be available.
    Leader: Linda McGrane, , 267-251-7862

  • July 256:00PM
    Wed July 25, 2018 - CANCELLED Flourtown Multi-Level Rides, Every Wednesday April Thru September

    Level A- through C+: 13-18mph, 15-40 miles. Meet at Flourtown Shopping Center. The ride leaves at 6:00 pm. Multi-level ride group (C+, B-, B, A- ) that meets every Wednesday April thru September. Various ride leaders. See daily calendar for details. Rain cancels ride
    Leader: Thomas G. Madle, , 215-233-2578

  • July 256:00PM
    Wed July 25, 2018 - Phoenixville Dog Ride, B-/C+, 13.5-14.5

    Level C+: 13.5mph, 20-35 miles. Meet at Reynolds Dog Park, Longford Rd, Oaks, PA. The ride leaves at 6:00 pm. The daylight Phoenixville dog rides begin in May and continue through September. Rolling to hilly rides on low-traffic roads. Regroup as necessary. No one dropped, but please be prepared to ride the posted speed on rolling to hilly terrain. On the last Wednesday of each month, we will have a day/night ride. We start riding in the daylight and continue after sunset with headlights and taillights. A strong headlight and taillight are required. On the last Wednesday in June, we will ride a metric century.
    Leader: Rick Christie, , 610-787-1985

  • July 256:00PM
    Wed July 25, 2018 - Weekly Flourtown A- Ride

    Level A-: 18-20mph, 25-45 miles. Meet at Flourtown Shopping Center. The ride leaves at 6:00 pm. Weekly ride where the route will change every week (i.e., hilly, flat or rolling). Distance will increase as we get more day light (and decreases accordingly). Please bring LIGHTS for use at dusk. Note that this is a relatively fast ride so be prepared to maintain the ride's advertised pace. Check day of the ride for possible changes or cancellations (rain cancels). Cue sheets will not be available.
    Leader: Raymond P Wynman, , 215-816-6211

  • July 256:00PM
    Wed July 25, 2018 - Delightful, Delicious D/D+/C- Ride, Wednesday Evening Edition

    Level C- through D: 10-11.5mph, 15-30 miles. Meet at Flourtown Shopping Center. The ride leaves at 6:00 pm. Gently paced, relaxed, post-work ride on quiet roads to pedal away workday stresses, suited for novice riders, newcomers to the area, and/or anyone seeking low-intensity recovery ride. Meet in same parking lot as "Multi-Paced Rides" listed above. Rear of lot, near Giant Market. (LANDMARK: Flourtown Shopping Ctr has McDonald's in the front, facing Bethlehem Pike.) Please bring LIGHTS in case we return close to dark. Cue sheets will not be available. Please note: One Wednesday per month (usually the second Wed), Linda cannot lead this ride, due to BCP Board meeting -will try to arrange another leader on Board meeting nights. Cue sheets will not be available.
    Leader: Linda McGrane, , 267-251-7862

  • July 268:30AM
    Thu July 26, 2018 - RIDE THURSDAYS!

    Level C+: 13.5-14mph, 36 miles. Meet at Upper Dublin High School. The ride leaves at 8:30 am. After a long hiatus, "RIDE THURSDAYS" is back..(.at least I hope so. !) We will go to Skippack this week, from UDHS. Easy scenic route of 36 miles with 1500 ft of climbing. Pace will be approx 14mph, Rest stop at Wawa in Skippack, bring water, helmet, snacks and sense of fun Weather forecast is unsettled so check back here for late changes. route map: https://ridewithgps.com/routes/5013777 Cue sheets will be available. The on-line route map is https://ridewithgps.com/routes/5013777.
    Leader: Cassandra hogue, , 484-868-6236

  • July 266:00PM
    Thu July 26, 2018 - Thursday Evenings from North Penn High School

    Level B-/C+: 13-15mph, Sunlight determines miles. Meet at North Penn High School. The ride leaves at 6:00 pm. The ride will depart from North Penn High School - meet behind the school near the bus depot at 6:00 pm. Ride Level: C+/B-, Speed: 13-15 mph. We will meet at 6pm every Thursday evening through the end of September. The rides will begin the season at 13-14mph and increase to occasional 15-16mph rides as the season slowly progresses. The riding distance is determined by the amount of sunlight. Come on out and discover new roads and routes. We never repeat a route during a single season. Cue sheets will not be available. Cue sheets will not be available.
    Leader: Jay Sitkin, , 267-664-0939

  • July 266:00PM
    Thu July 26, 2018 - Thursday Night Hill Ride

    Levels B: 15mph, B-/C+: 14mph, 25 -35 miles. Meet at Italian Fountain behind the Art Museum. The ride leaves at 6:00 pm. A moderately hilly ride conquering 3 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 miles by July. No riders doing the listed pace will be dropped. 50% chance of rain between 6:00 and 8:00 cancels the ride Cue sheets will not be available. This year we will have 2 different paced groups. Simon will lead a B pace ride at 14.5 - 15.5 mph and Gene will lead the traditional pace at 13.5 -14.5 mph. AFTER-RIDE BEER at Cosmic Cafe (Boathouse Row) - bring money & ID Cue sheets will not be available.
    Leaders: Simon Knight, , 215-219-9555 and Gene Sobel, , 215-964-4884 

  • July 266:00PM
    Thu July 26, 2018 - Delightful, Delicious "D" (and D+/C-) Ride, Thursday evening Edition

    Level C- through D: 10-11.5mph, 15-30 miles. Meet at Jacobs Engineering Parking Lot. The ride leaves at 6:00 pm. Gently paced, post-work evening ride to pedal away the stresses of the workday, suited for novice riders, newcomers to the area, and/or anyone seeking a low-intensity recovery ride - relaxed pace. Meet in same parking lot as the "Multi-Level Conshohocken Rides". Start by riding on the Schuylkill River Trail, and/or, the Cross County Trail, which connects the Schuylkill with 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 close to dark. Cue sheets will not be available.
    Leader: Linda McGrane, , 267-251-7862

  • July 266:00PM
    Thu July 26, 2018 - Conshohocken Multi-Level Rides

    Levels B: 14-16mph, C+: 13-14mph, 20-30+ miles. Meet at Jacobs Engineering Parking Lot. The ride leaves at 6:00 pm. Meet at 5:45 for a prompt start. Note that there aren't any bathroom facilities. We offer 3 paces (13-14, 14-16, 17-18) on a variety of routes on relatively lightly traveled roads. Most will have some hills. Distance will vary with the pace and available daylight. Please bring a rear light for use at dusk, and preferably a front light too. Will regroup as needed, but please be prepared to maintain the ride's advertised pace. Must also be willing to ride safely and obey traffic laws. Check day of the ride for possible changes or cancellations (rain cancels), and if a certain pace is not available. Cue sheets will not be available.
    Leaders: Howard Hochheiser, , 215-913-3246 and Peter Velletri, , 484-368-6102 

  • July 266:01PM
    Thu July 26, 2018 - "C"vilized Thursday Night Hill Ride

    Level C: 12mph, 25 miles. Meet at Italian Fountain behind the Art Museum. The ride leaves at 6:01 pm. A true C level version of the Thursday night hill ride. We will depart just after the faster 6:00 groups. Cue sheets will not be available.
    Leader: Jim Kahn, , 215-771-4487

  • July 279:15AM
    Fri July 27, 2018 - Friday Frolic - Upper Dublin High School to Yardley (56mi). (Short-cut option from Horsham to Yardley, 43 miles)

    Level B-: 14mph, 56 or 43 miles. Meet at Upper Dublin High School. The ride leaves at 9:15 am. Pretty loop through eastern Montgomery County and Bucks County, to historic Yardley for a quick lunch. Ride past peaceful meadows and parks along the way. We will have a choice of eateries in Yardley at the mid-way point, including WAWA, a pizzeria, etc. Rolling terrain with some brisk climbs, but nothing too severe -- total elevation gain is a pretty mild 2280 ft. Please click on the Route Map link below to view the route and the elevation profile. We will stop to regroup as needed. No one dropped, but we will try to maintain13 mph, as advertised. SHORT-CUT OPTION (43 miles): The outbound and return segments of this route overlap at Meetinghouse and Moreland Rds in Horsham. If you would like to do a shorter loop, leaving from and returning to Keith Valley Middle School on Meetinghouse Rd just south of Moreland, you will shave off ~12-13 miles. Our group should get to KVMS by 9:45. Please contact the Leader if you plan to join us at KVMS. GENERIC DESCRIPTION: The Friday Frolic ride is scheduled for virtually every Friday, throughout the year. The Friday Frolic meets at various starting points, in order to explore different regions. Details for each Friday Frolic are posted on the daily calendar. Cue sheets and route map links are always provided. Cue sheets will be available. The on-line route map is http://ridewithgps.com/routes/1945083.
    Leader: Linda McGrane, , 267-251-7862

  • July 2710:15AM
    Fri July 27, 2018 - Lunch ride to Conshy (ad-hoc ride)

    Level C-: 10-11mph, 26 miles. Meet at Rite Aid parking lot 23rd and Walnut Sts.. The ride leaves at 10:15 am. Please join me for a lunch ride to Conshy. We will be eating at either the Mucho Bueno lunch truck or the Riverbend Cafe. To add a bit more effort, we will be riding through Wynnefield to the Heritage Trial before getting to the SRT.
    Leader: Owen Sindler, , 215-990-3207

  • July 288:05AM
    Sat July 28, 2018 - 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 8:05 am. 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 8:05 AM. Rain cancels. 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 

  • July 289:00AM
    Sat July 28, 2018 - Kayuh Pedalers: Mount_Moriah_Cemetery-_Saturday-_July_28-_2018

    Level C/C-: 14.5mph, 15 - 25 miles. Meet at Kayuh Bicycles & Cafe 19th St. & Girard Ave. The ride leaves at 9:00 am. This weeks ride will be to Mount_Moriah_Cemetery-_Saturday-_July_28-_2018. Route may change due to trail conditions @ cemetery. A no drop ride, regroup when needed. Helmet and Water a must. A light riding snack. There will be rest stops. Safety Instructions. Mid-week update on rides @ Facebook: Kayuh Pedalers. STREET PARKING: S. College St between 20th & 19th
    Leader: Thomas Haney, , 267-259-5231

  • July 289:15AM
    Sat July 28, 2018 - Toss of the dice - 60 Miles - Wegmans KoP Covered Bridge Return Version

    Level C+: 12-14mph, 45-60 miles. Meet at Italian Fountain behind the Art Museum. The ride leaves at 9:15 am. 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. Indication that cue sheets and/or GPS navigational information will be available no later than 24 hours prior to departure. The on-line route map is Wegmans KoP Covered Bridge Return Version.
    Leader: Joseph M. Pless, , 610-937-9010

  • July 289:15AM
    Sat July 28, 2018 - Hills out West

    Level B: 14.5-15.5mph, 50 - 70 miles. Meet at Azalea Garden's formal entrance, behind the Art Museum. The ride leaves at 9:15 am. Consider this the next step up from the Toss of the DIce "C+", further (50 - 70 miles) and with more hills (3000 - 5000). This week a 60 mile ride with 4000 ft of hills. We head off to Media, then a 20 mile loop to the south of Ridley Creek State Park. Break stop at Dunkin Donuts. Then head back thru Broomall & Haverford. The average speed (measured at end of ride) is likely to be 14.5 - 15.5 mph, it is the hills that push this into the B category. 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. Cue sheets will be available. The on-line route map is https://ridewithgps.com/routes/28168099.
    Leader: Simon Knight, , 215-219-9555

  • July 298:00AM
    Sun July 29, 2018 - HAMMONTON, NJ TO GREAT BAY/BLUEBERRY CENTURY - 3 Groups, 3 Leaders

    Levels A-: 17-18mph, B: 14-16mph, B-: 14-16mph, 108, or 75 miles. Meet at Hammonton Lake Park, Hammonton, NJ 08037, on S. Egg Harbor Rd/NJ-561. The ride leaves at 8:00 am. This ride is based on a route by Mike Krizauskas of BCP, SCU, and the Jersey Shore Cycle Club, originally planned to coincide with the Blueberry Festival in Hammonton, Blueberry Capital of the World. Mike K. has updated this route, to include scenic Lake Oswego, as well as other lakes, ponds, etc. On this 108-miler, there will be several rest stops The route, which is FLAT, will take us through blueberry farmlands, as well as quaint small towns in the Hammonton area. We'll cycle down to Lands End, that is, the end of the road at Great Bay. You'll see a wide menagerie of wildlife, as we cycle across the marshes toward the bay. You'll also see a facility along the bayshore which used to be a Coast Guard facility - it's now a marine research lab. Please note: we may have some headwinds, especially as we approach the bay. The 75-miler does not go to Land's End at Great Bay. Here is the link for the 75-mi route: http://ridewithgps.com/routes/9278854 TRAVEL/TRANSIT: Please allow 45-60 mins driving time from Philadelphia. Google Maps states that Hammonton is 42 mins via the Atlantic City Expressway. If you'd rather not drive, there is a PATCO/NJT train station in Hammonton, near the park where we meet. The "Atlantic City Line" stops in Hammonton. The 108-mile route has 1308 ft of climbing. THREE GROUPS, THREE LEADERS: Dan O. will be leading the 108-miler at a 17-18 pace, Linda will be leading the 108-miler at a 14-16 pace. Mike K. will be leading the 75-miler at a 14-16 pace. Cue sheets will be available.
    Leaders: Linda McGrane, , 267-251-7862, Daniel Operacz, , 267-265-9358 and Michael Krizauskas, , (609) 432-1288 

  • July 299:00AM
    Sun July 29, 2018 - Kayuh Pedalers: SEPTA Private Busway, Ardmore

    Level C/C-: 14.5mph, 15 - 25 miles. Meet at Kayuh Bicycles & Cafe 19th St. & Girard Ave. The ride leaves at 9:00 am. This weeks ride will be to the SEPTA Private Busway, Ardmore These will be rides around Philadelphia County. A no drop ride, re-group when needed. Helmet and Water a must. A light riding snack, rest stops. Safety Instructions. Mid-week update on rides @ Facebook: Kayuh Pedalers. STREET PARKING: S. College St between 20th & 19th
    Leader: Thomas Haney, , 267-259-5231

  • July 2912:00PM
    Sun July 29, 2018 - Sunny Sunday D Ride

    Level D: 9-12mph, 14-28 miles. Meet at Azalea Garden's formal entrance, behind the Art Museum. The ride leaves at 12:00 pm. OWLS (Older, Wiser, Longer, Slower) paced ride through Fairmount Park and beyond depending on the assembled group. Bring helmet(wear required by club rules), water, extra tube, sunscreen, $ for mid-ride snack. Bring smiles
    Leader: George L. Yarnell, , 610-626-3338

  • July 2912:15PM
    Sun July 29, 2018 - Sunny Sunday C Spinoff

    Level C: 13mph, 25-35 miles. Meet at Italian Fountain behind the Art Museum. The ride leaves at 12:15 pm. A true C ride that cheerfully waits to regroup. Usually 25-35 miles, usually with a lunch or snack stop. Meet at the Italian Fountain, near the parking garage sign.
    Leader: Michael J Olszewski, , 215-932-8586

  • July 306:00PM
    Mon July 30, 2018 - Church of the Saviour Multi-Level Rides

    Level A through D: 8-20mph, 13-45 miles. Meet at Church of the Saviour, Wayne, PA. The ride leaves at 6:00 pm. Multi-level ride group with 7 different paced groups ( D, C, C+, B-, B, B+, and A). The 7 groups range from a slow D level "hybrid / road" group that rides no more than 15 miles at 8-11 mph pace up to our fastest pace "A" ride group that rides at 18-20 mph and anywhere between 20 and 50 miles depending on sunset times. We ride every Monday April thru September except when a Monday falls on a holiday. Rain cancels the rides. See a description of each individual ride group on the daily calendar.
    Leader: Vince Calkins, ,

  • July 306:00PM
    Mon July 30, 2018 - Delightful, Delicious D (& D+/C-) Ride, Monday Evening Edition

    Level C- through D: 10-11.5mph, 15-30 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 recovery ride. Relaxed pace. Cycle peaceful roads in Eastern Montgomery Co. Meet in the small parking lot next to the ball field, across the street from the high school. Please bring lights in case we are delayed on our return. Occasionally, this Monday night ride from UDHS may be cancelled, if there is a special Tailgate event at the COS ride in Wayne on the same date. Cue sheets will not be available.
    Leader: Linda McGrane, , 267-251-7862

  • July 319:15AM
    Tue July 31, 2018 - Ride Yer Bike Tuesday

    Levels A-/B+: 16.5-17.5mph, B/B-: 15-16mph, C+: 13-14mph, 42 miles. Meet at Central Park, Doylestown. The ride leaves at 9:15 am. Bring yer bike & sense of adventure. Some days we'll ride familiar favorite routes, other days we'll scope out new routes. Today we'll ride to Kimberton Whole Foods in Ottsville (mile 21) for a quick break, and then on to Tabora's in Chalfont (mile 38) for a lunch stop. No big climbs, but lots of rolling hills. Very scenic route with lots of countryside. Will regroup as needed, but must be able to maintain the posted pace. Must be willing to ride safely & obey traffic laws. Check day of the ride if weather is iffy (rain cancels). THE LAST RIDE OF THE MONTH STARTS FROM CENTRAL PARK, DOYLESTOWN. Cue sheets will not be available. The on-line route map is https://ridewithgps.com/routes/28202701.
    Leaders: Howard Hochheiser, , 215-913-3246, Daniel Operacz, , 267-265-9358 , Bob Doyle, , 703-963-9905 and Catherine Hunt, , 215-643-2779 

  • July 319:15AM
    Tue July 31, 2018 - RESCHEDULED from last SUNDAY - Sandy Hook Seashore Trek

    Level B-: 14mph, 70 miles. Meet at Visitor Center of Monmouth Battlefield State Park, Route 33 Business, Manalapan, NJ. The ride leaves at 9:15 am. RESCHEDULED from last Sunday, due to rain. Picturesque adventure ride from Central NJ to Sandy Hook, a 1665-acre barrier peninsula which protrudes into the bay between NJ & NY. Sandy Hook offers a view of the Manhattan skyline, as well as 7 miles of beaches, a lighthouse, and a holly forest. Shortly before reaching the seashore, we'll stop at the Mt. Mitchell Scenic Overlook County Park, which includes a memorial to the heroes of 9-11. This county park provides a spectacular overlook of Sandy Hook Bay and the NYC skyline. The route to & from Sandy Hook will take us along the Navesink and Shrewsbury Rivers, as well as the Swimming River Reservoir. Beginning and ending portions of the route are rolling, with a few brisk climbs, but we will stop to regroup as needed. Total elevation gain is 2189 feet. Middle portion of the route (near and on the beach) is flat. Food stops at mile 25 and 45, + an optional Rita's Water Ice stop at mile 62, near the finish. DRIVING DIRECTIONS to the starting point (Visitor Center of Monmouth Battlefield State Park): 1) NJ Turnpike North to Exit 8/Hightstown & Freehold. 2) From Exit 8 ramp, turn right onto NJ-33 East/Franklin St. Stay on 33 East. 3) After crossing CR 527/Millhurst Rd, NJ-33 will split into Business and Expressway. Take the right-lane exit for 33 Business, then bear right at bottom of ramp for 33 Bus East. Look for sign for Monmouth Battlefield Visitor Center. Turn left into Visitor Center entrance. Parking lot is at the end of a long driveway. Please allow at least 75 mins driving time from Phila. The map link provided below (you can zoom in) will show the start/finish point, the whole route, and the elevation profile. WEATHER UPDATES will be based on the forecast for Manalapan, NJ, not Phila. Cue sheets will be available. The on-line route map is http://ridewithgps.com/routes/9454582.
    Leader: Linda McGrane, , 267-251-7862

  • July 316:00PM
    Tue July 31, 2018 - Bulldog ride

    Levels B: 15mph, 30-34 miles. Meet at Bulldog Statue, 25th St. and Pennsylvania Ave.. The ride leaves at 6:00 pm. Ride thru the park to Henry Ave across McCallum bridge to Germantown Ave and out toward Ambler. How far out we go depends on daytime hours . Cue sheets will not be available.
    Leaders: Bruce Taubman, , 856-392-9677 and Chris McEntee, , (484) 483-5822 

  • July 316:00PM
    Tue July 31, 2018 - Tuesday evening from North Penn High School

    Level B: 15mph, Sunlight determines miles. Meet at North Penn High School. The ride leaves at 6:00 pm. The ride will depart from North Penn High School - meet behind the school near the bus depot at 6:00 pm. Ride Level: C+/B-, Speed: 13-15 mph. We will meet at 6pm every Tuesday evening through the end of September. The rides will begin the season at 13-14mph and increase to occasional 15-16mph rides as the season slowly progresses. The riding distance is determined by the amount of sunlight. Come on out and discover new roads and routes. We never repeat a route during a single season. Cue sheets will not be available. Cue sheets will not be available.
    Leader: Jay Sitkin, , 267-664-0939

  • July 316:00PM
    Tue July 31, 2018 - Delightful, Delicious D (& D+/C-) Ride, Tuesday Evening Edition

    Level C- through D: 10-11.5mph, 15-30 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 on 3 Tuesdays each month. One Tuesday of the month (usually, the LAST week of the month), this ride is replaced by the Ride to the Monthly Newsletter Mailing Party, meeting at 5:00pm. Cue sheets will not be available.
    Leader: Linda McGrane, , 267-251-7862

  • July 316:30PM
    Tue July 31, 2018 - Monthly QR Mailing Party - postponed to August 1

    Level C: 12mph Meet at Cozen O'Connor, 1650 Market St.. The ride leaves at 6:30 pm. All welcome to help mail the newsletter, snacks and good company guaranteed along with some light work. We are mailing this month on Wednesday August 1
    Leader: Tom Witt, , 215-665-5578

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