Thursday Westside Ride: Leaves at 10:00 AM from Jessie Mays Park in North Plains (take exit 57 from Hwy 26—go north on Glencoe Rd 0.5 mi—left on Hillcrest St—park is on right.) The destination is Maggie’s Buns in Forest Grove for a coffee/snack break. Distance 38 miles. Much of this ride is flat rural roads on the Tualatin Valley Scenic Bikeway. Traffic is very low. Re-group ride with an average of 16-18 mph. Ride pace details: Some of the riders may ride faster than the above mentioned pace but we will happily regroup every 5 miles for anyone who can ride 16 mph on the flat.
Thursday Morning Triple Challenge: Leaves at 10:00 AM from parking lot of Our Savior Lutheran Church, 11100 NE Skidmore, Portland. Distance 25 - 35 miles. Come out for a short leg stretcher or spend the day on one of the longer routes offered. Non-group ride. Level B ride.
A fast paced weekday workout ride. Meets every Thurssday night at 6pm at Wilshire Park NE 36th & Skidmore. Ride out to Kelly Point and back.
Teach the beach training ride # 7 - Kelly Point to Crown Point and back. More information to follow
Directions to start:
Take exit 282A from I5 South toward Canby/Hubbard.
Continue on Portland-Hubbard Hwy 1.1 mi.
Continue onto OR-551 S 4.2 mi.
Slight left onto OR-99E S 1.7 mi.
In Hubbard, turn right onto D St 0.2.
The destination is Leona’s Bakery and Café in Mt. Angel. Distance is 42 miles. Most of this ride is on flat rural roads and traffic is very low. Re-group ride with an average of 16-18 mph.
Cancellations: If the ride needs to be cancelled for any reason I will post a message at http://www.jazzstandards.com/CurrentRideInfo.htm before 6PM the previous evening.
Slow Poke Ride - This ride will start at 10am at the Tri-Met Park & Ride NE 96th and Sandy Blvd. We will head to the Troutdale General Store. This will be a slow ride 10 to 12 mph depending on the grade of the road. We will stay together with a few short stops along the way. Distance 26 miles. Group ride. Please arrive at least 15 minutes early.