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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

 September 2020 

  • September 15:50PM
    Tue September 1, 2020 - Delightful, Delicious D (& D+/C-) Ride, Tuesday Evening Edition

    Level C- through D: 10-11.5mph, 20 miles. Meet at Glenside Public Library parking lot. The ride leaves at 5:50 pm. Scheduled for most Tuesday evenings throughout the summer. Gently paced, post-work evening ride to pedal away the day's stresses, suited for novice riders, newcomers to the area, and/or anyone seeking a low-intensity recovery ride. Relaxed pace. Cycle peaceful roads in Eastern Montgomery Co. Meet in the library parking lot. Please bring lights in case we are delayed on our return. This Tuesday evening ride meets every Tuesday throughout the summer, weather permitting, unless there is another special club event in a different location. SUGGESTED ROUTE for 9/1 - 20 mile loop to Willow Grove and back. Cue sheets will not be available. The on-line route map is https://ridewithgps.com/routes/33983200.
    Leader: Linda McGrane, , 267-251-7862

  • September 25:50PM
    Wed September 2, 2020 - Delightful, Delicious D (and D+/C-) Wednesday Evening Ride, with COVID Precautions in Effect

    Level C- through D: 10-12mph, 15-26 miles. Meet at Flourtown Shopping Center. The ride leaves at 5:50 pm. Most Wednesday evenings in summer, weather permitting. Gently paced, post-work ride to pedal away stresses, suited for novices, newcomers to area, and/or anyone seeking low-intensity recovery ride. Peaceful roads Eastern Montgomery Co, w/brief rest stop. Please bring lights. COVID: safe social distance (20 ft apart while riding, >6 ft apart when stopped). Group size limited to 10 riders, including Leader. Please bring mask & hand sanitizer. Preregistration saves you writing time at start. If you sign-in at start, please use hand sanitizer. Meet in parking lot of Flourtown Shop Ctr Bethlehem Pike (McDonald's in front, facing the Pike). Cue sheets will not be available.
    Leader: Linda McGrane, , 267-251-7862

  • September 35:45PM
    Thu September 3, 2020 - CANCELLED "C"vilized Thursday Night Hill Ride

    Level C: 12mph, 23 miles. Meet at Azalea Garden's formal entrance, behind the Art Museum. The ride leaves at 5:45 pm. NOTE EARLIER TIME C version of the Thursday Hill Ride. Three or four steep hills in Gladwyne, and we wait at the top of each hill. Some climbing ability required. Please pre-register though not required. A mask is required for the meet-up but optional while riding. No ride if rain at start or NOAA forecast of 50 percent or more chance of rain during ride.
    Leader: Jim Kahn, , 215-771-4487

  • September 35:50PM
    Thu September 3, 2020 - CANCELLED, due to threat of severe thunderstorms! Delightful, Delicious "D" (and D+/C-) Ride, Thursday evening Edition, COVID PRECAUTIONS in EFFECT

    Level C- through D: 10-11.5mph, 15-26 miles. Meet at Jacobs Engineering Parking Lot. The ride leaves at 5:50 pm. Gently paced, post-work evening ride to pedal away work stresses, suited for novices, newcomers to area, and/or anyone seeking low-intensity recovery ride. Meet in same parking lot as the "Multi-Level Conshohocken Rides". Start by riding on Schuylkill River Trail, and/or, Cross County Trail, which connects the Schuylkill w/Plymouth Meeting . As riders get stronger, we can turn off the trails and explore some pretty roads in the area. Please bring lights in case we return at dark. COVID PRECAUTIONS in EFFECT. Please bring masks and hand sanitizer. Cue sheets will not be available.
    Leader: Linda McGrane, , 267-251-7862

  • September 36:00PM
    Thu September 3, 2020 - CANCELLED Thursday Night Hill Ride - CANCELLED

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

  • September 49:15AM
    Fri September 4, 2020 - Friday Frolic w/Linda. VALLEY FORGE to LUDWIG'S CORNER & KOLB'S DAIRY for ICE CREAM. GOLD MEDAL ROUTE by Charlie B. COVID PRECAUTIONS in EFFECT.

    Level B-: 14mph, 51 miles. Meet at Valley Forge National Park visitor center lower parking lot. The ride leaves at 9:15 am. Gorgeous new route by Charlie B., meandering from Valley Forge National Historical Park through scenic Chester County to Ludwig's Corner. From Ludwig's Corner, head to Parker Ford for ice cream at Kolb's Dairy. Return via Spring City and Phoenixville. When we get to Mont Clare/Oaks, we pick up the flat SRT to Betzwood. Rest stops include the new mega-Wawa on Route 100 at Mile 25. Kolb's Dairy at Mile 35. There is another Wawa in Spring City at Mile 37. Rolling terrain with 3267 ft climbing. Most of the climbing is before the ice cream stop. COVID PRECAUTIONS: Please practice safe social distancing, and bring a mask and hand sanitizer. Please refer to this document for details on Rider Guidelines for COVID Mitigation: https://phillybikeclub.org/bcp_covid_19_rider_guidelines.pdf GENERIC DESCRIPTION: scenic adventures by bike on most Fridays, throughout the year. Pretty, peaceful roads in suburban counties. Starting points will vary, so that we can cycle through different regions. Please check daily calendar for details of each Friday's route -- terrain, mileage, rest stops, etc. Cue sheets and on-line route map provided for each ride. Cue sheets will be available. The on-line route map is https://ridewithgps.com/routes/33927424.
    Leader: Linda McGrane, , 267-251-7862

  • September 410:00AM
    Fri September 4, 2020 - Papper Trail Coffee Bike Shop, Rittenhouse Town (ad-hoc ride)

    Level D: 10mph, 15 miles. Meet at Cosmic Cafe, Lloyd Hall, # 1 Boathouse Row, Kelly Dr, East Fairmont Park . The ride leaves at 10:00 am. Very simple, easy ride up to the Walnut Lane Bridge and down to Rittenhouse Town, in tne Wissahicon Park for coffee at the Papper Trail Bike Coffee Shop. The Wisconsin trail is open along Lincoln Dr. If KYW is reporting rain outside their studio one hour prior to start, the ride cancels. Cue sheets will not be available.
    Leader: Tim Carey, , 267-414-9037

  • September 58:15AM
    Sat September 5, 2020 - Hills out West - Kermit's Apple with early start

    Level B: 15-15.5mph, 98 miles. Meet at Italian Fountain behind the Art Museum. The ride leaves at 8:15 am. Consider this the next step up from the Toss of the DIce "C+" with more hills (5,300) ft. We will regroup as needed, but riders are expected to ride group pace. Bring money for snack along the way, as well as spare tubes. This week a picturesque century. Coffee stop in West Chester, tacos in Kennett Sq., and ice-cream in Swarthmore. Ride may be cancelled up to 1 hour prior to departure time. Please be familiar with the Bicycle Club of Philadelphia Rider Guidelines for COVID-19 Mitigation, and bring a mask for the rest stop. First time Hills out West riders please contact Simon Knight before registering. Cue sheets will not be available. The on-line route map is Kermit's Apple.
    Leader: Simon Knight, , 215-219-9555

  • September 59:00AM
    Sat September 5, 2020 - Toss of the Dice

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

  • September 59:00AM
    Sat September 5, 2020 - Saturday Spring Mill C - Devon ACME via the Chester Valley Trail

    Level C: 12mph, 29 miles. Meet at Spring Mill SEPTA lot beside Riverbend Cycles. The ride leaves at 9:00 am. 3 trails and a hill. H2O stop at ACME. PLEASE remember a mask for the H2O stop. No bathroom at the start :( Make a pit stop before you arrive. Moderate pace with regrouping at traffic signals and hill tops. Cue sheets will not be available. The on-line route map is Devon ACME with 3 bike trails.
    Leader: Michael Fuller, , 484-682-4562

  • September 59:00AM
    Sat September 5, 2020 - Frenchtown to Merrill Creek Reservoir Challenge + Ice Cream, New & Improved Route by Charlie B. COVID PRECAUTIONS in Effect

    Level B-: 13.5-14mph, 63 miles. Meet at Frenchtown - parking lot just below Bridge St, between river and Canal Trail. The ride leaves at 9:00 am. Hilly but pretty loop through Warren and Hunterdon Counties, NJ, to the scenic Merrill Creek Reservoir. New & improved route by Charlie B. Ice cream at mile 58. This route includes a couple of 400-ft climbs, and one 640-ft climb, but the vistas from the summits are magnificent. We'll be riding mostly on quiet and shaded country roads, but also passing through the quaint towns of Milford, Riegelsville, Stewartsville, and Bloomsbury. Initial and final stretches of the route, along River Road, are flat. The challenging hills section, ~10 miles of climbing, is in the middle. Total elevation gain is 5100 ft, but we will stop to regroup as needed. Food stops at mile 24 in Stewartvsille (before climbing to the Reservoir), and at mile 46 in Bloomsbury. (We'll also have a brief photo/scenery stop at the spectacular Reservoir at mile 31.) From the food stop in Bloomsbury, we'll descend to the village of Little York, then return to Milford and Frenchtown via downhill-to-flat roads. Depending on where you live, please allow an hour for the drive to Frenchtown. COVID PRECAUTIONS in Effect: please bring mask and hand sanitizer, and practice safe social distancing, as per BCP Guidelines (20 ft apart while cycling, at least 6 ft apart when stopped). Cue sheets will be available. The on-line route map is https://ridewithgps.com/routes/30997741.
    Leader: Linda McGrane, , 267-251-7862

  • September 510:00AM
    Sat September 5, 2020 - Merchantville Historic Train Station Cafe

    Level D: 10mph, 21 miles. Meet at Azalea Garden's formal entrance, behind the Art Museum. The ride leaves at 10:00 am. Cycle over the Ben Franklin Bridge to Merchantville. There is an old train station repurposed into a snack bar cafe. Return over a different route. If KYW is reporting rain outside their studio one hour prior to start the rode cancels. Cue sheets will not be available.
    Leader: Tim Carey, , 267-414-9037

  • September 612:00PM
    Sun September 6, 2020 - 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) paced ride for young and old through Fairmount Park and beyond. Please wear helmet and mask (required by the club)! Bring sunscreen, hand sanitizer, extra tube, water, and $ for mid ride snack stop. There might be a hill or two to help conditioning for longer rides. We will regroup at the top of hills to allow catching our breaths.
    Leader: George L. Yarnell, , 610-626-3338

  • September 612:15PM
    Sun September 6, 2020 - C Spin-off to Spring House Whole Foods

    Level C: 12mph, 45 miles. Meet at Azalea Garden's formal entrance, behind the Art Museum. The ride leaves at 12:15 pm. This ride is to Whole Foods in Spring House for a food and water break that features the amazing Curiosity Doughnuts kiosk at the store. Friendly C ride which cheerfully waits to regroup. Some hills. Pre-reregistration preferred though not required. Must wear a mask for the meet-up but not required while riding. Club Covid rules in effect. No ride if rain at start or 50 pct or more chance of rain during ride in NOAA forecast.
    Leader: Jim Kahn, , 215-771-4487

  • September 78:30AM
    Mon September 7, 2020 - Labor Day Holiday Special: Brandywine-Lancaster Co. Adventure + Ice Cream. COVID PRECAUTIONS in EFFECT

    Level B-: 13.5-14mph, 77 miles. Meet at Charles F. Patton Middle School, 760 Unionville Rd, Kennett Square, PA 19348.. The ride leaves at 8:30 am. Picturesque treat: Charlie B.'s 3.0 version of the DVBC's 2019 Brandywine Tour, with rest stops at stores added. Many thanks to Nancy M. of DVBC for the original route! This peaceful & scenic route goes into Lancaster County and now includes Octoraro Reservoir. There are a couple of hard-pack gravel sections as a tribute to Peter Odell. The route goes through three covered bridges. Our food stops will be open on Labor Day Monday: Krieder's Market at Mile 26, Sunrise Grovery at Mile 37, Turkey Hill Market at Mile 54. Near the finish, we can stop for ICE CREAM at Foxy Loxy at Mile 76. Along the way, we will also have other opportunities to stop for water and/or porta-potty. Rolling terrain, with a few challenging climbs. Total climbing 4571 ft. Please review the route map & elevation profile on RWGPS.com before the ride. If you have not cycled in this region before, please contact the Leader ahead of time. COVID PRECAUTIONS in EFFECT: Please maintain safe social distancing (20 ft apart while cycling, 6 ft apart when stopped), and please bring mask and hand sanitizer. Please review this document, re. Rider Guidelines for COVID Mitigation: https://phillybikeclub.org/bcp_covid_19_rider_guidelines.pdf Please arrive by 8:15, so that we can leave promptly by 8:30, in order to get a head start on the heat. The on-line route map is https://ridewithgps.com/routes/33884161.
    Leader: Linda McGrane, , 267-251-7862

  • September 79:00AM
    Mon September 7, 2020 - Spring Mill to Spring House C

    Level C: 12mph, 28 miles. Meet at Spring Mill SEPTA lot beside Riverbend Cycles. The ride leaves at 9:00 am. Back in time for BBQ at mom's house. Moderately paced ride that regroups at hill tops and traffic signals. A few miles of the SSC and an H2O stop at Whole Foods. No bathrooms at the start :( Make a pit stop before you arrive. PLEASE remember a mask for the WF stop. Cue sheets will not be available. The on-line route map is Spring Mill to Spring House.
    Leader: Michael Fuller, , 484-682-4562

  • September 79:30AM
    Mon September 7, 2020 - Finally the Annual Postponed Memorial Day Ride to Reading

    Level D: 9-13mph, 35 miles. Meet at River Front Park, Pottstown, PA. The ride leaves at 9:30 am. OWLS (Older, Wiser, Longer, Slower) paced ride mostly on the Schuylkill River Trail. Please bring helmet and face mask (required by the club. Bring water, extra tube, $ for mid-ride stop at the outdoor seating of the Queen City Diner in West Reading. The route is both paved and on crushed stone, which has been passable with road bikes, however, wider tires might be more comfortable. There is parking at the Riverfront Park, Pottstown. It is near the intersection of Hanover and College, just off of RT 422. The parking lot can be seen from the Schuylkill River Greenway NHA, 140 College Dr., Pottstown, PA Cue sheets will be available.
    Leader: George L. Yarnell, , 610-626-3338

  • September 76:00PM
    Mon September 7, 2020 - Tom B's Monday Nites from Westlakes Corp Center

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

  • September 810:00AM
    Tue September 8, 2020 - Jeff's Birthday Ride

    Level D: 10mph, 25 miles. Meet at Cosmic Cafe, Lloyd Hall, # 1 Boathouse Row, Kelly Dr, East Fairmont Park . The ride leaves at 10:00 am. I did my birthday milage up to about the age of 62. Now, for my birthday (78) I'm doing Tim's below sea level 7 hills ride to Rock Creek Park and the challenging (for a 78-year-old) climb up Hollow Road and Hagys Ford Road. Thunder Mug Cafe at the end of the ride. If it's raining at 9 AM the ride is canceled. Cue sheets will not be available.
    Leader: Jeff Berger, , 302-562-0935

  • September 85:45PM
    Tue September 8, 2020 - Delightful, Delicious D (& D+/C-) Ride, Tuesday Evening Edition, COVID PRECAUTIONS IN EFFECT

    Level C- through D: 10-11.5mph, 15-18 miles. Meet at Glenside Public Library parking lot. The ride leaves at 5:45 pm. FOR 9/8: Shorter distance tonight - Leader will be coming from work by bike, and cycling home after the ride. Scheduled for most Tuesday evenings throughout the summer. Gently paced, post-work evening ride to pedal away the day's stresses, suited for novice riders, newcomers to the area, and/or anyone seeking a low-intensity recovery ride. Relaxed pace. Cycle peaceful roads in Eastern Montgomery Co. Meet in the library parking lot. Please bring lights in case we are delayed on our return. This Tuesday evening ride meets every Tuesday throughout the summer, weather permitting, unless there is another special club event in a different location. COVID PRECAUTIONS: Please review this document on Rider Guidelines for COVID Mitigation: https://phillybikeclub.org/bcp_covid_19_rider_guidelines.pdf Please bring mask and hand sanitizer, and please practice safe social distancing (20 ft apart while cycling, 6 ft apart when stopped). Please take advantage of ON-LINE PREREGISTRATION set-up for this listing....preregistering saves you writing time at the ride start, and helps with COVID mitigation, by bypassing the need to touch pen & paper. Your electronic signature will suffice for the Waiver. If you prefer to manually sign the waiver at the ride start, please use hand sanitizer before & after. Thank you! Cue sheets will not be available.
    Leader: Linda McGrane, , 267-251-7862

  • September 910:00AM
    Wed September 9, 2020 - Empire Dinner, Brooklawn, NJ

    Level D: 10mph, 20 miles. Meet at Cosmic Cafe, Lloyd Hall, # 1 Boathouse Row, Kelly Dr, East Fairmont Park . The ride leaves at 10:00 am. Let's go over the Ben Franklin Bridge to Brooklawn, NJ to see how to see how the Empire Dinner is doing with outdoor dinning. If KYW is reporting rain outside there studio one hour prior to start, ride cancels. Cue sheets will not be available.
    Leader: Tim Carey, , 267-414-9037

  • September 95:45PM
    Wed September 9, 2020 - Delightful, Delicious D (and D+/C-) Wednesday Evening Ride, with COVID Precautions in Effect

    Level C- through D: 10-12mph, 15 miles. Meet at Flourtown Shopping Center. The ride leaves at 5:45 pm. For 9/9: Shorter distance tonight - Leader will be cycling to the ride from work, then cycling home after the ride. Most Wednesday evenings in summer, weather permitting. Gently paced, post-work ride to pedal away stresses, suited for novices, newcomers to area, and/or anyone seeking low-intensity recovery ride. Peaceful roads Eastern Montgomery Co, w/brief rest stop. Please bring lights. COVID: safe social distance (20 ft apart while riding, >6 ft apart when stopped). Group size limited to 10 riders, including Leader. Please bring mask & hand sanitizer. Preregistration saves you writing time at start. If you sign-in at start, please use hand sanitizer. Meet in parking lot of Flourtown Shop Ctr Bethlehem Pike (McDonald's in front, facing the Pike). Cue sheets will not be available.
    Leader: Linda McGrane, , 267-251-7862

  • September 1010:00AM
    Thu September 10, 2020 - CANCELLED Art Museum to Delancey Street Bagels & Cafe

    Level D: 9-10mph, 20 miles. Meet at Cosmic Cafe, Lloyd Hall, # 1 Boathouse Row, Kelly Dr, East Fairmont Park . The ride leaves at 10:00 am. Level D: 10mph, 20 miles. Meet at Cosmic Cafe on Kelly Drive. The ride leaves at 10:00 am. Cycle through Fairmount Park by Belmont Plateau to Wynnewood's Delancey Street Bagels. Return via Cynwyd Heritage Trail. If KYW is reporting rain outside their studio one hour prior to start the rode cancels. Cue sheets will not be available. Leader: Ilene Hass, , 610-952-7943 Cue sheets will not be available.
    Leader: Ilene Hass, , 610-952-7943

  • September 105:45PM
    Thu September 10, 2020 - Delightful, Delicious "D" (and D+/C-) Ride, Thursday evening Edition, COVID PRECAUTIONS in EFFECT

    Level C- through D: 10-11.5mph, 15-24 miles. Meet at Jacobs Engineering Parking Lot. The ride leaves at 5:45 pm. Gently paced, post-work evening ride to pedal away work stresses, suited for novices, newcomers to area, and/or anyone seeking low-intensity recovery ride. Meet in same parking lot as the "Multi-Level Conshohocken Rides". Start by riding on Schuylkill River Trail, and/or, Cross County Trail, which connects the Schuylkill w/Plymouth Meeting . As riders get stronger, we can turn off the trails and explore some pretty roads in the area. Please bring lights in case we return at dark. COVID PRECAUTIONS in EFFECT. Please bring masks and hand sanitizer. Cue sheets will not be available.
    Leader: Linda McGrane, , 267-251-7862

  • September 105:45PM
    Thu September 10, 2020 - CANCELLED "C"vilized Thursday Night Hill Ride

    Level C: 12mph, 23 miles. Meet at Azalea Garden's formal entrance, behind the Art Museum. The ride leaves at 5:45 pm. NOTE EARLIER TIME; LAST RIDE OF THE SUMMER. Informal food and drink after ride at the Cosmic Cafe at Lloyd Hall for those interested. C version of the Thursday Hill Ride. Three or four steep hills in Gladwyne, and we wait at the top of each hill. Some climbing ability required. Please pre-register though not required. A mask is required for the meet-up but optional while riding. No ride if rain at start or NOAA forecast of 50 percent or more chance of rain during ride.
    Leader: Jim Kahn, , 215-771-4487

  • September 106:00PM
    Thu September 10, 2020 - CANCELLED Thursday Night Hill Ride - Last Summer Ride-Postponed to Next Week

    Level B: 15mph, 25 -35 miles. Meet at Italian Fountain behind the Art Museum. The ride leaves at 6:00 pm. A moderately hilly ride conquering Main Line hills that regroups at the top of each climb. As the days lengthen, so does the ride and we should be nearing 30 - 35 miles by July. No riders doing the listed pace will be dropped. Cue sheets will not be available. Bike lights are highly recommended. Please bring a mask for when off the bike and review Club rules for COVID-19. LAST RIDE OF THE SUMMER. Informal food and drink after ride at the Cosmic Cafe at Lloyd Hall for those interested. Rain cancellations will be listed on web site 1 hour prior to ride. Please register in advance. Cue sheets will not be available.
    Leader: Simon Knight, , 215-219-9555

  • September 119:15AM
    Fri September 11, 2020 - Friday Frolic w/Linda. FISCHER'S PARK to TRUMBAUERSVILLE, via GREEN LANE. COVID PRECAUTIONS in EFFECT

    Level B-/C+: 13.5-14mph, 50 miles. Meet at Fischer's Park in Towamencin, 2235 Bustard Rd, Harleysville, PA 19438. The ride leaves at 9:15 am. Pretty and green loop in outer Montgomery County by Charlie B. Rest stop at GREEN LANE PARK around Mile 20. Goes through FINLAND, the Poconos of Philadelphia. Food stop for lunch in TRUMBAUERSVILLE at Spor's General Store around Mile 31. Total elevation gain 3024 ft - rolling terrain with a few brisk climbs. On the return from lunch, we'll pass by a couple of pretty lakes. Optional portapotty stop at Mile 47. COVID PRECAUTIONS in EFFECT: Please bring mask and hand sanitizer. Please maintain safe social distancing - 20 ft apart when cycling, 6 ft apart when stopped. GENERIC DESCRIPTION: Scenic adventures by bike on most Fridays, throughout the year. Pretty, peaceful roads in suburban counties -- Montgomery, Bucks, Chester, etc. Starting points vary, so that we can cycle through different regions. Please check daily calendar for details of each Friday's route -- terrain, mileage, rest stops, etc. Cue sheets and on-line route map provided for each ride. If weather conditions are not conducive to cycling, this ride may be replaced by a hike/walk. As long as we are outdoors in 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/28969854.
    Leader: Linda McGrane, , 267-251-7862

  • September 1110:00AM
    Fri September 11, 2020 - Paper Trail Coffee Bike Shop, Rittenhouse Town

    Level D: 10mph, 15 miles. Meet at Cosmic Cafe, Lloyd Hall, # 1 Boathouse Row, Kelly Dr, East Fairmont Park . The ride leaves at 10:00 am. Very simple, easy ride up to the Walnut Lane Bridge and down to Rittenhouse Town, in tne Wissahicon Park for coffee at the Papper Trail Bike Coffee Shop. The Wisconsin trail is open along Lincoln Dr. If KYW is reporting rain outside their studio one hour prior to start, the ride cancels. Cue sheets will not be available.
    Leader: Tim Carey, , 267-414-9037

  • September 128:55AM
    Sat September 12, 2020 - Hills out West - Touching Delaware

    Level B: 15-15.5mph, 68 miles. Meet at Italian Fountain behind the Art Museum. The ride leaves at 8:55 am. Another new route. 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. Wawa stops for snacks plus Freddy's Frozen Custard at mile 55. Check daily listing for route information. Ride may be cancelled up to 1 hour prior to departure time. Optional after-ride drinks at Cosmic Cafe. Please be familiar with the Bicycle Club of Philadelphia Rider Guidelines for COVID-19 Mitigation, and bring a mask for the rest stop. Preregistration required. Cue sheets will not be available. The on-line route map is Mr. Smith.
    Leader: Simon Knight, , 215-219-9555

  • September 129:00AM
    Sat September 12, 2020 - Spring Mill Saturday SSC+

    Level C+: 12mph, 46 miles. Meet at Spring Mill SEPTA lot beside Riverbend Cycles. The ride leaves at 9:00 am. No SSC this year :( Next best thing: ride the route to Evansburg and back. Please note this is longer than the usual "C" ride. The H2O stop is at 22 miles. If it is a hot day, bring extra H2O! As always, PLEASE remember your mask for the WAWA stop. We will still take a moderate pace with regrouping at traffic signals and hill tops. No bathrooms at the start :( Make a pit stop before you arrive. Cue sheets will not be available. The on-line route map is Spring Mill SSC+.
    Leader: Michael Fuller, , 484-682-4562

  • September 129:00AM
    Sat September 12, 2020 - Philly Wandrers Magical History Tour

    Level C-: 12mph, 63 miles. Meet at Cadence Cycling and Cafe 201 S. 25th St Philadelphia. The ride leaves at 9:00 am. Ride back to the 1800's as you learn about Historic Smithville and Riverton's celebrated bicycle past from University of Pennsylvania's history professor David S. Barnes. Stops include Evesboro Wawa (mile 18), Mt Holly 7-11 (mile 34) and Palmyra Wawa (mile 49) Cue sheets will not be available. The on-line route map is https://www.strava.com/routes/2732711592371147276.
    Leader: Rob Gusky, , 920-573-5128

  • September 129:00AM
    Sat September 12, 2020 - Toss of the Dice - Doylestown - 77 Miles

    Level B-/C+: 14mph, 45-80 miles. Meet at Italian Fountain behind the Art Museum. The ride leaves at 9:00 am. The ride leaves at 9:00 am. Ride Level: Various rides ranging 45-80 miles. We will regroup as needed, but riders are expected to ride group pace. Bring food or money for snack along the way, as well as a spare tube, tire irons and multi-tool. Check daily listing for route information. Ride may be cancelled up to 1 hour prior to departure time. Please be familiar with the Bicycle Club of Philadelphia Rider Guidelines for COVID-19 Mitigation, and bring a mask for the rest stop. Preregistration required. If you want a cue PDF, please send me your email address. The on-line route map is Doylestown.
    Leader: Joseph M. Pless, , 610-937-9010

  • September 129:00AM
    Sat September 12, 2020 - Ridley Creek State Park

    Level D: 10mph, 42 miles. Meet at Azalea Garden's formal entrance, behind the Art Museum. The ride leaves at 9:00 am. We will cycle out into Delaware County to Ridley Creek State Park, stopping along the way at a WAWA on Sproul Rd to tank up our energy for the hills that await us. This D paced ride will challenge you, including once around the park. Two thirds into the ride, a coffee and pastie stop at Media Bean Company will be a welcomed rest stop. If KYW is reporting rain outside their studio one hour prior to start, ride cancels. Cue sheets will not be available.
    Leader: Tim Carey, , 267-414-9037

  • September 1312:00PM
    Sun September 13, 2020 - 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) paced ride for young and old through Fairmount Park and beyond. Helmet and masks are required by the Club rules. Please bring extra tube, water, $ for mid-ride rest stop. There might be a hill or two to help with conditioning. There will be some instruction for new to group riders.
    Leader: George L. Yarnell, , 610-626-3338

  • September 1312:15PM
    Sun September 13, 2020 - C Spin-off - Modified Mini Schuylkill Century

    Level C: 12mph, 50 miles. Meet at Azalea Garden's formal entrance, behind the Art Museum. The ride leaves at 12:15 pm. Today would have been the day of the Scenic Schuylkill Century. We are going to the highlight of the SST, Berks and Potshop Roads, the highest point in Montgomery County. Then a novel route returning with a stop at a Wawa with restrooms and then to the Schuylkill Trail west of Norristown and return. Perhaps 50 miles total with a good bit of climbing outbound but we wait at the top of each hill. Covid rules in effect. Bring a mask for the meet-up and food stop. Pre-registration not required but preferred. No ride if raining at start or 50 pct or more chance of rain during ride in NOAA forecast.
    Leader: Jim Kahn, , 215-771-4487

  • September 133:00PM
    Sun September 13, 2020 - Yardley to Pennington for ice Cream COVID PRECAUTIONS in EFFECT (ad-hoc ride)

    Level B-/C+: 13.5-14mph, 36 miles. Meet at Large parking lot on South Main St in Yardley, near Firehouse bike shop and Vince's Pizza. The ride leaves at 3:00 pm. Pretty loop from Yardley, along River Rd to Washington Crossing in Mercer County, NJ to Pennington, for some creamy frozen delights at Uncle Ed's Creamery. We'll be in he cute town of tHopewell at Mile 20 for a brief break (coffee shop, market). The ice cream stop is at Mile 26. After the creamery, we return to Washington Crossing, then Yardley via flat River Rd/PA-32. Total climbing is 1533 ft. Most of the climbing is before the ice cream stop. COVID PRECAUTIONS in EFFECT: Please bring mask and hand sanitizer. Please maintain safe social distancing (20 ft apart when cycling, 6 ft when stopped). The on-line route map is https://ridewithgps.com/routes/34117854.
    Leader: Linda McGrane, , 267-251-7862

  • September 1410:00AM
    Mon September 14, 2020 - Conshohocken

    Level D: 10mph, 26 miles. Meet at Cosmic Cafe, Lloyd Hall, # 1 Boathouse Row, Kelly Dr, East Fairmont Park . The ride leaves at 10:00 am. Outdoor lunch on the sidewalk of the Great American Pub in Conshohocken is our destination. Out and back via the Schuylkill River Trail. If KYW is reporting rain outside their studio one hour prior to start, ride cancels. Cue sheets will not be available.
    Leader: Tim Carey, , 267-414-9037

  • September 145:30PM
    Mon September 14, 2020 - Tom B's Monday Nites from Westlakes Corp Center

    Level B: 14-15mph, 20-35 miles. Meet at Westlakes Corp Center. The ride leaves at 5:30 pm. PLEASE RSVP - Small "B" category rides starting Monday 6/8/20. Meet at Westlakes Corporate Center Parking on the Chester Valley Trail. This is behind the new Springhill Suites Hotel off of Rte. 252. We'll ride many of the roads that we use on the COS rides. Will break into groups of less than 10 and abide by the SCU/BCP COVID-19 Mitigation Guidelines at all times. Ride leader(s) will sign you in. Will publish route on Monday mornings so you can download to device. No cue sheets will be handed out. Cue sheets will not be available.
    Leader: Thomas Beckett, , 610-733-7030

  • September 145:45PM
    Mon September 14, 2020 - Delightful, Delicious D (& D+/C-) Ride, Monday EveningI Edition. COVID PRECAUTIONS in EFFECT

    Level C- through D: 10-11.5mph, 15-21 miles. Meet at Upper Dublin High School. The ride leaves at 5:45 pm. Scheduled for most Monday evenings throughout the summer. Gently paced, post-work evening ride to pedal away the day's stresses, suited for novice riders, newcomers to the area, and/or anyone seeking a low-intensity, relaxed, recovery ride. Cycle peaceful roads in Eastern Montgomery Co. Mileage will depend on the length of evening daylight. Please bring lights in case we are delayed on our return. Occasionally, this ride may be cancelled, if there is a special club event at another location. PLEASE BRING A MASK, HAND SANITIZER and PRACTICE SAFE SOCIAL DISTANCING. Cue sheets will not be available.
    Leader: Linda McGrane, , 267-251-7862

  • September 1510:00AM
    Tue September 15, 2020 - ART MUSEUM TO DELANCEY STREET BAGELS & CAFE

    Level D: 9mph, 22 miles. Meet at Cosmic Cafe, Lloyd Hall, # 1 Boathouse Row, Kelly Dr, East Fairmont Park . The ride leaves at 10:00 am. Level D: 9-10mph, 20 miles. Meet at Cosmic Cafe, Lloyd Hall, # 1 Boathouse Row, Kelly Dr, East Fairmont Park . The ride leaves at 10:00 am. Level D: 10mph, 20 miles. Meet at Cosmic Cafe on Kelly Drive. The ride leaves at 10:00 am. Cycle through Fairmount Park by Belmont Plateau to Wynnewood's Delancey Street Bagels. Return via Cynwyd Heritage Trail. If KYW is reporting rain outside their studio one hour prior to start the rode cancels. Cue sheets will not be available. Leader: Ilene Hass, , 610-952-7943 Cue sheets will not be available.
    Leader: Ilene Hass, , 610-952-7943

  • September 155:45PM
    Tue September 15, 2020 - Delightful, Delicious D (& D+/C-) Ride, Tuesday Evening Edition. COVID PRECAUTIONS IN EFFECT

    Level C- through D: 10-11.5mph, 15-21 miles. Meet at Glenside Public Library parking lot. The ride leaves at 5:45 pm. Scheduled for most Tuesday evenings throughout the summer. Gently paced, post-work evening ride to pedal away the day's stresses, suited for novice riders, newcomers to the area, and/or anyone seeking a low-intensity recovery ride. Relaxed pace. Cycle peaceful roads in Eastern Montgomery Co. Meet in the library parking lot. Please bring lights in case we are delayed on our return. This Tuesday evening ride meets every Tuesday throughout the summer, weather permitting, unless there is another special club event in a different location. COVID PRECAUTIONS in EFFECT: Please bring mask and hand sanitizer. Please maintain safe social distancing (20 ft apart when cycling, 6 ft apart when stopped). SUGGESTED ROUTE: https://ridewithgps.com/routes/34146603 Cue sheets will not be available. The on-line route map is https://ridewithgps.com/routes/34146603.
    Leader: Linda McGrane, , 267-251-7862

  • September 1610:00AM
    Wed September 16, 2020 - Haddonfield, NJ

    Level D: 10mph, 26 miles. Meet at Cosmic Cafe, Lloyd Hall, # 1 Boathouse Row, Kelly Dr, East Fairmont Park . The ride leaves at 10:00 am. Over the Ben Franklin Bridge we go to The Bistro at Haddonfield for outside dining, your choice of breakfast or lunch. Always a different route home. If KYW is reporting rain outside their studio one hour prior to start, ride cancels. Cue sheets will not be available.
    Leader: Tim Carey, , 267-414-9037

  • September 164:00PM
    Wed September 16, 2020 - Delightful, Delicious D (and D+/C-) Wednesday EARLY Evening Ride, with COVID Precautions in Effect

    Level C- through D: 10-12mph, 18 miles. Meet at Flourtown Shopping Center. The ride leaves at 4:00 pm. EARLY START TIME - BACK BY 6:00PM. SHORT ROUTE THIS EVENING. Most Wednesday evenings in summer, weather permitting. Gently paced, post-work ride to pedal away stresses, suited for novices, newcomers to area, and/or anyone seeking low-intensity recovery ride. Peaceful roads Eastern Montgomery Co, w/brief rest stop. Please bring lights. COVID: safe social distance (20 ft apart while riding, >6 ft apart when stopped). Group size limited to 10 riders, including Leader. Please bring mask & hand sanitizer. Preregistration saves you writing time at start. If you sign-in at start, please use hand sanitizer. Meet in parking lot of Flourtown Shop Ctr Bethlehem Pike (McDonald's in front, facing the Pike). Cue sheets will not be available. The on-line route map is https://ridewithgps.com/routes/34147314.
    Leader: Linda McGrane, , 267-251-7862

  • September 1710:00AM
    Thu September 17, 2020 - Thursday Morning Hill Ride

    Level D: 10mph, 35 miles. Meet at Cosmic Cafe, Lloyd Hall, # 1 Boathouse Row, Kelly Dr, East Fairmont Park . The ride leaves at 10:00 am. If the milling on Williamson Rd is paved, we will go the extra 10 miles up more hills down to Flat Rock Park via Youngs Ford Rd. Then climb out of the Schuylkill River Valley on Hollow and Hagesford Rd! Coffee at the almost end of the ride at Thunder Mug. A challenging D paced ride! If KYW is reporting rain outside their studio one hour prior to start, ride cancels. Cue sheets will not be available.
    Leader: Tim Carey, , 267-414-9037

  • September 175:45PM
    Thu September 17, 2020 - Delightful, Delicious "D" (and D+/C-) Short Ride, Thursday evening Edition, COVID PRECAUTIONS in EFFECT

    Level C- through D: 10-11.5mph, 15-20 miles. Meet at Jacobs Engineering Parking Lot. The ride leaves at 5:45 pm. Gently paced, post-work evening ride to pedal away work stresses, suited for novices, newcomers to area, and/or anyone seeking low-intensity recovery ride. Meet in same parking lot as the "Multi-Level Conshohocken Rides". Start by riding on Schuylkill River Trail, and/or, Cross County Trail, which connects the Schuylkill w/Plymouth Meeting . As riders get stronger, we can turn off the trails and explore some pretty roads in the area. Please bring lights in case we return at dark. COVID PRECAUTIONS in EFFECT. Please bring masks and hand sanitizer. Cue sheets will not be available.
    Leader: Linda McGrane, , 267-251-7862

  • September 175:45PM
    Thu September 17, 2020 - "C"vilized Hill Ride - Another try for final ride

    Level C: 12mph, 15 miles. Meet at Azalea Garden's formal entrance, behind the Art Museum. The ride leaves at 5:45 pm. NOTE EARLIER TIME; ANOTHER TRY FOR LAST RIDE OF THE SUMMER. Since the last three Thursdays have been rained out, we will try the ride once more, but headed for just two hills, one steep, nearby in West Fairmount Park, so as to be back by sundown. There will be an informal food and drink celebration after ride at the Cosmic Cafe at Lloyd Hall for those interested. Please pre-register though not required. A mask is required for the meet-up but optional while riding. No ride if rain at start or NOAA forecast of 50 percent or more chance of rain during ride.
    Leader: Jim Kahn, , 215-771-4487

  • September 176:00PM
    Thu September 17, 2020 - Thursday Night Hill Ride - LAST SUMMER RIDE (ANOTHER TRY)

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

  • September 188:00AM
    Fri September 18, 2020 - Philly Wandrers Camping at Upper Black Eddy

    Level D: 11.5mph, 73 miles. Meet at 30th Street Station. The ride leaves at 8:00 am. The adventure begins when we meet at 30th St Station for SEPTA Train #707 departing for Levittown at 8:44 am. We'll ride up the Delaware Canal towpath on the PA side to the Dogwood Haven Campground ($12/person fee) in Upper Black Eddy. On Saturday we'll return on the NJ side via the D&R Canal towpath to West Trenton for train back to Philadelphia. **BCP COVID guidelines will be in effect** The on-line route map is https://www.strava.com/routes/2729896936830818498.
    Leader: Rob Gusky, , 920-573-5128

  • September 189:15AM
    Fri September 18, 2020 - FRIDAY FROLIC w/LMc. UDHS to Peddlers Village in Lahaska. COVID PRECAUTIONS in EFFECT

    Level B-: 14mph, 53 miles. Meet at Upper Dublin High School. The ride leaves at 9:15 am. Pretty loop meandering from Upper Dublin High School in Mont.Co., to Peddlers Village in Bucks County. Outbound via Warrington and Jamison, return via Mechanicsville, then pick up the 202 Parkway to Pickertown Rd. Cross the peaceful Neshaminy Creek. On our way to Peddlers Village, we have a quick rest break at Mile 14 at Wawa. Food stop at Peddlers Village at Mile 26 - choice of bakery/coffee shop, grill, creamery. On the return, if another rest stop is needed, we have a Wawa at Mile 47. Total climbing 2579. Rolling terrain, but no killer climbs. The on-line route map is https://ridewithgps.com/routes/34148424.
    Leader: Linda McGrane, , 267-251-7862

  • September 1810:00AM
    Fri September 18, 2020 - CANCELLED HAVERTOWN, PA - KETTLE CAFE

    Level D: 10mph, 20-25 miles. Meet at Cosmic Cafe, Lloyd Hall, # 1 Boathouse Row, Kelly Dr, East Fairmont Park . The ride leaves at 10:00 am. We will go out through the Main Line with a few hills, but will regroup at the top. Outdoor dining at Kettle for late breakfast or lunch then back to the Cosmic Cafe. Please remember to bring your mask. If KYW is reporting rain outside their studio one hour prior to start, ride cancels. Cue sheets will not be available.
    Leader: Ginnie Zipf, , 610-529-3214

  • September 1810:00AM
    Fri September 18, 2020 - Barnes and Nobel - Plymouth Meeting

    Level D: 10mph, 25 - 30 miles. Meet at Cosmic Cafe, Lloyd Hall, # 1 Boathouse Row, Kelly Dr, East Fairmont Park . The ride leaves at 10:00 am. Level D: 10mph, 30 miles. Meet at Cosmic Cafe, Lloyd Hall, # 1 Boathouse Row, Kelly Dr, East Fairmont Park . The ride leaves at 10:00 am. Schuylkill River Trail to the Cross County Trail to the Barnes and Noble Book Store on Chemical Road, where there is a coffee bar with some delicious coffee and lunch sandwiches. Return to SRT at Spring Mill via neighborhood streets. If KYW is reporting rain outside their studio one hour prior to start, ride cancels. Cue sheets will not be available. Leader: Ilene Hass, 610-952-7943, Cue sheets will not be available.
    Leader: Ilene Hass, , 610-952-7943

  • September 198:30AM
    Sat September 19, 2020 - HUNTERDON & SOMERSET COUNTIES, a la Peter Odell. ICE CREAM at the Finish. COVID PRECAUTIONS in EFFECT (ad-hoc ride)

    Level B-: 14mph, 76 miles. Meet at CVS Parking lot (299 N. Main Street, Lambertville, NJ). The ride leaves at 8:30 am. Picturesque route from Lambertville to Ringoes, Neshanic Station, Raritan & Somerville, Liberty Corner & Far Hills. Return via Bedminster, Lamington, Olwick, and Whitehouse Station. Cross branches of the peaceful Raritan River on scenic bridges. Green countryside, farms, and quaint towns and neighborhood parks, all inspired by the one-and-only Peter Odell. Plenty of rest stops available, including: Mile 7 (Carousel Deli or Ringoes Country Store), Mile 23 (Norz Hill Farm Market), Mile 42 (Peapack), Mile 50 (Melick's Farm), and Mile 69 (Ringoes). Total climbing 4121 ft. ICE CREAM at the finish: OwWowCow Creamery is around the corner from the finish at CVS. COVID PRECAUTIONS in EFFECT: Please bring mask and hand sanitizer. Please maintain safe social distancing - 20 ft apart while cycling, 6 ft apart when stopped. Cue sheets will be available. The on-line route map is https://ridewithgps.com/routes/34171217.
    Leader: Linda McGrane, , 267-251-7862

  • September 198:55AM
    Sat September 19, 2020 - Hills out West - Paoli

    Level B: 15-15.5mph, 68 miles. Meet at Italian Fountain behind the Art Museum. The ride leaves at 8:55 am. Consider this the next step up from the Toss of the DIce "C+" with more hills (5,100 ft). We will regroup as needed, but riders are expected to ride group pace. Bring food or money for snack along the way (Einstein Bagles, Paoli), as well as a spare tube. Check daily listing for route information. Ride may be cancelled up to 1 hour prior to departure time. Please be familiar with the Bicycle Club of Philadelphia Rider Guidelines for COVID-19 Mitigation, and bring a mask for the rest stop. Optional after ride drinks at Cosmic Cafe. Cue sheets will not be available. The on-line route map is Elpis (in reverse).
    Leader: Simon Knight, , 215-219-9555

  • September 199:00AM
    Sat September 19, 2020 - Spring Mill Saturday C - Power Line Trail

    Level C: 12mph, 33 miles. Meet at Spring Mill SEPTA lot beside Riverbend Cycles. The ride leaves at 9:00 am. PLEASE remember your mask for the WAWA stop. Up through the west side of Ambler, then back down through the east side of Ambler with the Power Line Trail at the top. Moderate paced "C" ride with regrouping at hill tops and traffic signals. No bathroom at the start :( Make a pit stop before you arrive. Cue sheets will not be available. The on-line route map is Spring Mill to Power Line Trail.
    Leader: Michael Fuller, , 484-682-4562

  • September 199:00AM
    Sat September 19, 2020 - CANCELLED Toss of the Dice

    Level B-/C+: 14mph, 45-80 miles. Meet at Italian Fountain behind the Art Museum. The ride leaves at 9:00 am. The ride leaves at 9:00 am. Ride Level: Various rides ranging 45-80 miles. We will regroup as needed, but riders are expected to ride group pace. Bring food or money for snack along the way, as well as a spare tube, tire irons and multi-tool. Check daily listing for route information. Ride may be cancelled up to 1 hour prior to departure time. Please be familiar with the Bicycle Club of Philadelphia Rider Guidelines for COVID-19 Mitigation, and bring a mask for the rest stop. Preregistration required. If you want a cue PDF, please send me your email address.
    Leader: Joseph M. Pless, , 610-937-9010

  • September 2012:00PM
    Sun September 20, 2020 - Sunny Sunday Afternoon D Ride

    Level D: 10mph, 15 - 20 miles. Meet at Azalea Garden's formal entrance, behind the Art Museum. The ride leaves at 12:00 pm. Ideal ride for those new to club riding, for those new to the city or those just want a easy Sunday bike ride. There will be a brief intro to rules of the road and brief description of the ride destination. All you need is a working bicycle, a bicycle helmet, and a face covering with social distancing. If KYW is reporting rain outside their studio one hour prior to start, ride cancels. Cue sheets will not be available.
    Leader: Tim Carey, , 267-414-9037

  • September 2012:15PM
    Sun September 20, 2020 - Sunny Sunday C Spinoff - Media today

    Level C: 12mph, 36 miles. Meet at Azalea Garden's formal entrance, behind the Art Museum. The ride leaves at 12:15 pm. PLEASE remember your mask! A true C ride that cheerfully waits to regroup. VERY scenic ride to Media, then a return on the Bicyclists Baltimore Pike, a marked bicycle route from Swarthmore to Cobbs Creek Parkway (you can follow green road signs for 8 miles without a Q sheet). Yes, there are a few hills on this route. We will regroup at hill tops and traffic signals. This is a picnic ride, not a race. WAWA stop at 20 miles. Preregistration required by 9:30 AM so I have time to commute to the Fountain. Thanks :) Cue sheets will not be available. The on-line route map is Media with Bicylist's Baltimore Pike.
    Leader: Michael Fuller, , 484-682-4562

  • September 2110:00AM
    Mon September 21, 2020 - Chestnut Hill Coffee Shop

    Level D: 10mph, 27 miles. Meet at Cosmic Cafe, Lloyd Hall, # 1 Boathouse Row, Kelly Dr, East Fairmont Park . The ride leaves at 10:00 am. We have not been to the Chestnut Hill Coffee Shop in a while. Time to go to the HILL! A usual way up, and Andora Rd, Barren Hill Rd and SRT return. If KYW is reporting rain outside their studio one hour prior to start, ride cancels. Cue sheets will not be available.
    Leader: Tim Carey, , 267-414-9037

  • September 215:30PM
    Mon September 21, 2020 - Tom B's Monday Nites from Westlakes Corp Center

    Level B: 14-15.5mph, 20-35 miles. Meet at Westlakes Corp Center. The ride leaves at 5:30 pm. PLEASE RSVP - Small "B" category rides starting Monday 6/8/20. Meet at Westlakes Corporate Center Parking on the Chester Valley Trail. This is behind the new Springhill Suites Hotel off of Rte. 252. We'll ride many of the roads that we use on the COS rides. Will break into groups of less than 10 and abide by the SCU/BCP COVID-19 Mitigation Guidelines at all times. Ride leader(s) will sign you in. Will publish route on Monday mornings so you can download to device. No cue sheets will be handed out. Cue sheets will not be available.
    Leader: Thomas Beckett, , 610-733-7030

  • September 215:30PM
    Mon September 21, 2020 - Delightful, Delicious D (& D+/C-) Ride, Monday Evening Edition, COVID PRECAUTIONS in EFFECT

    Level C- through D: 10-11.5mph, 15-20 miles. Meet at Upper Dublin High School. The ride leaves at 5:30 pm. LAST WEEK for this Monday evening summer ride. Gently paced, post-work evening ride to pedal away the day's stresses, suited for novice riders, newcomers to the area, and/or anyone seeking a low-intensity, relaxed, recovery ride. Cycle peaceful roads in Eastern Montgomery Co. Mileage will depend on the length of evening daylight. Please bring lights in case we are delayed on our return. Occasionally, this ride may be cancelled, if there is a special club event at another location. COVID PRECAUTIONS: Please bring mask and hand sanitizer. Please maintain safe social distancing (20 ft apart while cycling, 6 ft apart when stopped). Cue sheets will not be available.
    Leader: Linda McGrane, , 267-251-7862

  • September 2210:00AM
    Tue September 22, 2020 - Narberth - Le Petit Mitron

    Level D: 10mph, 16 miles. Meet at Cosmic Cafe, Lloyd Hall, # 1 Boathouse Row, Kelly Dr, East Fairmont Park . The ride leaves at 10:00 am. August is over! The French are back from holiday! French pastries and a latte awaits us. The usual way out and the usual different way back. If KYW is reporting rain outside their studio one hour prior to start, ride cancels. Cue sheets will not be available.
    Leader: Tim Carey, , 267-414-9037

  • September 225:30PM
    Tue September 22, 2020 - Delightful, Delicious D (& D+/C-) Ride, Tuesday Evening Edition. COVID PRECAUTIONS in EFFECT

    Level C- through D: 10-11.5mph, 15-20 miles. Meet at Glenside Public Library parking lot. The ride leaves at 5:30 pm. LAST WEEK for this Tuesday evening until next spring. Gently paced, post-work evening ride to pedal away the day's stresses, suited for novice riders, newcomers to the area, and/or anyone seeking a low-intensity recovery ride. Relaxed pace. Cycle peaceful roads in Eastern Montgomery Co. Meet in the library parking lot. Please bring lights in case we are delayed on our return. This Tuesday evening ride meets every Tuesday throughout the summer, weather permitting, unless there is another special club event in a different location. Cue sheets will not be available.
    Leader: Linda McGrane, , 267-251-7862

  • September 2310:00AM
    Wed September 23, 2020 - Haddon Heights, NJ

    Level D: 10mph, 22 miles. Meet at Cosmic Cafe, Lloyd Hall, # 1 Boathouse Row, Kelly Dr, East Fairmont Park . The ride leaves at 10:00 am. We will ride to the Trouble Brewing Coffee Co. In Haddon Heights, NJ Return a diffent route. If KYW is reporting rain outside their studio one hour prior to start the rode cancels. Cue sheets will not be available.
    Leader: Tim Carey, , 267-414-9037

  • September 235:30PM
    Wed September 23, 2020 - Delightful, Delicious D (and D+/C-) Wednesday Evening Ride, with COVID Precautions in Effect

    Level C- through D: 10-12mph, 15-20 miles. Meet at Flourtown Shopping Center. The ride leaves at 5:30 pm. LAST WEEK for this Wednesday evening ride until next spring. Gently paced, post-work ride to pedal away stresses, suited for novices, newcomers to area, and/or anyone seeking low-intensity recovery ride. Peaceful roads Eastern Montgomery Co, w/brief rest stop. Please bring lights. COVID: safe social distance (20 ft apart while riding, >6 ft apart when stopped). Group size limited to 10 riders, including Leader. Please bring mask & hand sanitizer. Preregistration saves you writing time at start. If you sign-in at start, please use hand sanitizer. Meet in parking lot of Flourtown Shop Ctr Bethlehem Pike (McDonald's in front, facing the Pike). Cue sheets will not be available.
    Leader: Linda McGrane, , 267-251-7862

  • September 2410:00AM
    Thu September 24, 2020 - Thursday Morning Hill Ride

    Level D: 10mph, 35 miles. Meet at Cosmic Cafe, Lloyd Hall, # 1 Boathouse Row, Kelly Dr, East Fairmont Park . The ride leaves at 10:00 am. Williamson Rd has been paved! So this longest version of the Thursday Hill Rides will be done again this morning. More hills, more miles at a D pace which can get down to an average 8mph! You can achieve this, just lower your gears! Coffee at Thunder Mug afterwards. KYW is reporting rain outside their studio one hour prior to start, ride cancels. Cue sheets will not be available.
    Leader: Tim Carey, , 267-414-9037

  • September 245:30PM
    Thu September 24, 2020 - Delightful, Delicious "D" (and D+/C-) Ride, Thursday evening Edition, COVID PRECAUTIONS in EFFECT

    Level C- through D: 10-11.5mph, 15-25 miles. Meet at Jacobs Engineering Parking Lot. The ride leaves at 5:30 pm. LAST WEEK for this Thursday evening summer ride, until we resume next spring. Gently paced, post-work evening ride to pedal away work stresses, suited for novices, newcomers to area, and/or anyone seeking low-intensity recovery ride. Meet in same parking lot as the "Multi-Level Conshohocken Rides". Start by riding on Schuylkill River Trail, and/or, Cross County Trail, which connects the Schuylkill w/Plymouth Meeting . As riders get stronger, we can turn off the trails and explore some pretty roads in the area. Please bring lights in case we return at dark. COVID PRECAUTIONS in EFFECT. Please bring masks and hand sanitizer. Cue sheets will not be available.
    Leader: Linda McGrane, , 267-251-7862

  • September 259:15AM
    Fri September 25, 2020 - Friday Frolic w/Linda. Horsham Library to New Hope to Celebrate Fall. COVID PRECAUTIONS in EFFECT

    Level B-: 14mph, 55 miles. Meet at Horsham Township Library, 435 Babylon Rd, Horsham, PA 19044. The ride leaves at 9:15 am. FOR 9/25: Celebrate the sunshine at the beginning of colorful autumn with this scenic ride by Charlie B. From Horsham Library, outbound via Lake Galena (including part of the lakeside trail) & Peace Valley Park and Plumsteadville, to New Hope, for lunch at Mile 34. Before lunch, we can take a brief snack & restroom break at either Peace Valley or Hansell Park. On the return via Forest Grove and Warrington, we can stop at Sparta Convenience Store at Mile 49, if needed. Gently rolling terrain with 3141 ft climbing. START/FINISH at Horsham Library - just down the street from Simmons Elementary School on Babylon Rd. GENERIC DESCRIPTION: Enjoy scenic adventures by bike on most Fridays, throughout the year. Explore pretty, peaceful roads in suburban counties -- Montgomery, Bucks, Chester, etc. Starting points will vary, so that we can cycle through different regions. Please check daily calendar for details of each Friday's route -- terrain, mileage, rest stops, etc. Cue sheets and on-line route map provided for each ride. If weather conditions are not conducive to cycling, this ride may be replaced by a hike/walk, or snow activity. As long as we are enjoying outdoor exercise, and Mother Nature, in the company of friends, we'll have a memorable outing. Cue sheets will be available. The on-line route map is https://ridewithgps.com/routes/34238303.
    Leader: Linda McGrane, , 267-251-7862

  • September 259:30AM
    Fri September 25, 2020 - Perkiomen Picnic Ride

    Level C- through D: 10-12mph, 50 miles. Meet at Cosmic Cafe, Lloyd Hall, # 1 Boathouse Row, Kelly Dr, East Fairmont Park . The ride leaves at 9:30 am. Join us on the first Friday of Fall for a 50-mile round-trip ride for a picnic lunch along the Perkiomen Creek in Oaks, PA. We will ride from Cosmic Cafe (#1 Boathouse Row) out the SRT through Manayunk, past Conshohocken and Norristown, beyond Valley Forge, then north about 1.5 miles on the Perkiomen Trail to the picnic grove at Lower Perkiomen Valley Park. We will visit the Wawa about ¾ of a mile from the park, then stop for our lunch. We will return via the Audubon Loop Trail with its short, steep hill (300 yards, 10.5 % grade) and the SRT, with a brief segment along River Road. Other than the Audubon Hill, it is a mostly flat ride. B.Y.O.S.S. (Bring Your Own Sandwiches and Stuff) or pick something up at Wawa. 2.5 hours outbound, about 60 minutes for the picnic, 2.5 hours return. Expect to be back between 3 and 4 pm. Let me know if you would like to join us along the route. If there are more than 10 riders, we will split into more than one group. BCP COVID-19 protocols will be in effect. The on-line route map is Perkiomen Picnic Ride.
    Leader: Chuck Herbert, , 215-430-3222

  • September 2510:00AM
    Fri September 25, 2020 - Paper Trail Bike Coffee Shop - Rittenhouse Town

    Level D: 10mph, 16 miles. Meet at Cosmic Cafe, Lloyd Hall, # 1 Boathouse Row, Kelly Dr, East Fairmont Park . The ride leaves at 10:00 am. Very simple, easy ride up to the Walnut Lane Bridge and down to Rittenhouse Town, in tne Wissahicon Park for coffee at the Papper Trail Bike Coffee Shop. The Wisconsin trail is open along Lincoln Dr. If KYW is reporting rain outside their studio one hour prior to start, the ride cancels. Cue sheets will not be available.
    Leader: Tim Carey, , 267-414-9037

  • September 268:30AM
    Sat September 26, 2020 - Best of Montco Centre Square Park to Longacre's Dairy - 5 Stars! COVID PRECAUTIONS in EFFECT (ad-hoc ride)

    Level B-: 14mph, 78 miles. Meet at Centre Square Park (please park near the bathrooms). The ride leaves at 8:30 am. Another stunningly beautiful and scenic route by Charlie B. Picturesque, 78-mi adventure from Centre Square Park in Whitpain to outer Montco. ICE CREAM stop at Longacre's Modern Dairy (37.4), and Wawa Zieglerville (56.7). Along the way, we'll cross a couple of scenic creeks, and ride past or through peaceful parks with restrooms or porta-potties. SHORT-CUT OPTION: There is also an easy cut-off at mile 30.8 to shorten the distance to almost a metric. Rolling terrain with some brisk climbs in the middle portion. Total elevation 4870 ft. COVID PRECAUTIONS in EFFECT: Please bring mask and hand sanitizer. We will maintain safe social distancing (20 ft apart when cycling, at least 6 ft apart when stopped). Cue sheets will be available. The on-line route map is https://ridewithgps.com/routes/32840622.
    Leader: Linda McGrane, , 267-251-7862

  • September 269:00AM
    Sat September 26, 2020 - CANCELLED Toss of the Dice - Paoli 54 miles

    Level B-/C+: 14mph, 45-80 miles. Meet at Italian Fountain behind the Art Museum. The ride leaves at 9:00 am. The ride leaves at 9:00 am. Ride Level: Various rides ranging 45-80 miles. We will regroup as needed, but riders are expected to ride group pace. Bring food or money for snack along the way, as well as a spare tube, tire irons and multi-tool. Check daily listing for route information. Ride may be cancelled up to 1 hour prior to departure time. Please be familiar with the Bicycle Club of Philadelphia Rider Guidelines for COVID-19 Mitigation, and bring a mask for the rest stop. Preregistration required. If you want a cue PDF, please send me your email address. The on-line route map is Paoli.
    Leader: Joseph M. Pless, , 610-937-9010

  • September 269:00AM
    Sat September 26, 2020 - Malvern, PA

    Level D: 10mph, 55 miles. Meet at Azalea Garden's formal entrance, behind the Art Museum. The ride leaves at 9:00 am. Hilly out, which is challenging but flat home! A coffee stop at the Ardmore Suburban Square, then out Darby Paoli road which becomes Church Rd toward Malvern. Down into Chester Valley with lunch at Wegmans. The Chester Valley Trail and Schuylkill River Trail is the route home. This is an all day ride. If KYW is reporting rain outside their studio one hour prior to start the, ride cancels. Cue sheets will not be available.
    Leader: Tim Carey, , 267-414-9037

  • September 2610:00AM
    Sat September 26, 2020 - UPDATED: Philly Wandrers - Zaffron

    Level C-: 12mph, 44 miles. Meet at Cadence Cycling and Cafe 201 S. 25th St Philadelphia. The ride leaves at 10:00 am. Explore Burlington and Camden Counties on this destination ride to Zaffron! Stops include Cinnaminson Wawa/Mart Pretzel (mile 14) and lunch in Haddonfield at Zaffron (mile 33) - (check out their menu at http://zaffronmediterraneancuisine.com/menu/4588050763). BCP COVID-19 Rider guidelines will be in effect The on-line route map is https://www.strava.com/routes/2744008704155171940.
    Leader: Rob Gusky, , 920-573-5128

  • September 2712:15AM
    Sun September 27, 2020 - C spin-off to Flourtown

    Level C: 12mph, 35 miles. Meet at Azalea Garden's formal entrance, behind the Art Museum. The ride leaves at 12:15 am. C ride to Flourtown Giant for quick food and water stop. We will be back by 4:30 pm. Friendly C ride that cheerfully waits to regroup. Some climbing. Face coverings required at meetup and in the Giant but not required for riding. Club Covid rules in effect. No ride if rain at start or 50 pct or more chance of rain during ride in NOAA forecast. Pre-registration is encouraged but not required.
    Leader: Jim Kahn, , 215-771-4487

  • September 278:30AM
    Sun September 27, 2020 - HILLS OUT WEST - GROUP LIMIT 10 - RIDE TIME 8:30 AM. Moved Due to Rain:

    Level B+/B: 15.5-16mph, 70-80+ miles. Meet at Italian Fountain behind the Art Museum. The ride leaves at 8:30 am. I'm subbing for Mr. Knight. The ride will take us to Kennett Square for Tacos. Expect about 77 miles with approx. 4,500 ft of elevation. We will regroup as needed, but riders are expected to ride group pace. Bring food or money for snack along the way, as well as a spare tube. Check daily listing for route information. Ride may be cancelled up to 1 hour prior to departure time. Please be familiar with the Bicycle Club of Philadelphia Rider Guidelines for COVID-19 Mitigation, and bring a mask for the rest stop. Preregistration required. Cue sheets will not be available. Leader: Cue sheets will not be available. The on-line route map is https://ridewithgps.com/routes/34221582.
    Leader: Simon Shin, ,

  • September 2712:00PM
    Sun September 27, 2020 - 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) paced ride for young and old ride through Fairmount Park and beyond. Please wear helmet and mask for Covid 19 precautions (required by the club). Please bring water, $ for mid ride snack stop, extra tube, sunscreen, and smiles. There might be a hill or two to help with conditioning, but we will regroup at the top to allow for catching one's breath. There will be some instruction for newer riders.
    Leader: George L. Yarnell, , 610-626-3338

  • September 2810:00AM
    Mon September 28, 2020 - City Coffee Minday - Port Richmond

    Level D: 10mph, 17 miles. Meet at Cosmic Cafe, Lloyd Hall, # 1 Boathouse Row, Kelly Dr, East Fairmont Park . The ride leaves at 10:00 am. Let's do an inner city ride along the Amtrak Northeast Corridor, W Sedgley Ave to Eire Ave then down through Bridesburg to see if the River Wards Coffee shop is open, otherwise we will continue to a coffee shop at Belgrade St and E Lehigh Ave. If KYW is reporting rain outside their studio one hour prior to start, ride cancels. Cue sheets will not be available.
    Leader: Tim Carey, , 267-414-9037

  • September 285:30PM
    Mon September 28, 2020 - Tom B's Monday Nites from Westlakes Corp Center

    Level B: 14-15.5mph, 20-35 miles. Meet at Westlakes Corp Center. The ride leaves at 5:30 pm. PLEASE RSVP - Small "B" category rides starting Monday 6/8/20. Meet at Westlakes Corporate Center Parking on the Chester Valley Trail. This is behind the new Springhill Suites Hotel off of Rte. 252. We'll ride many of the roads that we use on the COS rides. Will break into groups of less than 10 and abide by the SCU/BCP COVID-19 Mitigation Guidelines at all times. Ride leader(s) will sign you in. Will publish route on Monday mornings so you can download to device. No cue sheets will be handed out. Cue sheets will not be available.
    Leader: Thomas Beckett, , 610-733-7030

  • September 2910:00AM
    Tue September 29, 2020 - Narberth, PA - GET

    Level D: 10mph, 19 miles. Meet at Cosmic Cafe, Lloyd Hall, # 1 Boathouse Row, Kelly Dr, East Fairmont Park . The ride leaves at 10:00 am. Narberth awaits us but this week we will have our coffee at GET, Great Expectations Together. A non-profit coffee shop giving work experience to special needs youth. Out and back the usual routes if you been on these rides to Narberth, PA. If KYW is reporting rain outside their studio one hour prior to start, the ride cancels. Cue sheets will not be available.
    Leader: Tim Carey, , 267-414-9037

  • September 3010:00AM
    Wed September 30, 2020 - M.I.M.O.S.A. - Philadelphia Navy Yard

    Level D: 10mph, 16 miles. Meet at Cosmic Cafe, Lloyd Hall, # 1 Boathouse Row, Kelly Dr, East Fairmont Park . The ride leaves at 10:00 am. To the Navy Yard to take in Mystery Island and the Marvelous Occurrence of Spontaneous Art (code name: M.I.M.O.S.A.), a collection of six new temporary works of public art that play with the built environment of Philadelphia’s former League Island. https://navyyard.org/mimosa We will first cycle down to Schuylkill Banks Crescent to inspect the progress of the construction on the swing bridge over the Schuylkill River at Greysferry to Bartrum's Garden. If KYW is reporting rain outside their studio one hour prior to start, the ride cancels. Cue sheets will not be available.
    Leader: Tim Carey, , 267-414-9037

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