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PDXOutdoors 07-18-2012 05:08 PM

Compendium of Regular PDX Area Rides
 
Pretty amazed that there's almost nothing here, so I'm starting a thread where folks can post about regular (open) rides they know about, and I'll pull together the info into an overall post. I'll create three sections, one for beginner/easy, one for intermediate and one for fast/advanced.

If there's already a resource like this, feel free to school me.

Ride info should include this info:

Ride Name
Description/Theme (women only, racers, recumbents, spandex vs. street clothes, etc.)
Typical Pace (in avg. mph or beg/int/adv)
Typical Length
Flat or Climb? (include rough total vertical ft.)
Day/Time of Ride
Location of Start and/or Finish


Thanks!

PDXOutdoors 07-18-2012 05:09 PM

Beginner/Easy Rides
 
Beginner/Easy Rides

PDXOutdoors 07-18-2012 05:10 PM

Intermediate Rides
 
Intermediate Rides

PDXOutdoors 07-18-2012 05:10 PM

Advanced/Fast Rides
 
Advanced/Fast Rides

PDXOutdoors 07-18-2012 05:24 PM

Portland Velo has intermidiate/adv rides many mornings of the week, and a larger ride every Sat at 9am starting out at La Cie HQ in Hillsboro:

http://www.portlandvelo.net/index.ph...d=46&Itemid=76


Looks awesome but I need to find something on the East side.

PDXOutdoors 07-18-2012 05:27 PM

Looks like Portland Wheelmen have a lot of Intermediate rides listed here:

http://www.pwtc.com/calendar

Apennine 08-05-2012 09:28 PM

Quote:

Originally Posted by PDXOutdoors (Post 28737)
Looks like Portland Wheelmen have a lot of Intermediate rides listed here:

Funny how League of American Wheelmen became League of American Bicyclists but it's still Portland Wheelmen.

When I started reading books about cycling, it said when LAW members wore their jackets, they were mistaken for police. Really? LOL. Maybe that's why they changed their name?

Spiffy 08-06-2012 06:55 AM

there are a lot of recurring rides on the shift calendar that you can list...

Spiffy 12-11-2012 06:38 AM

Quote:

Originally Posted by Spiffy (Post 28797)
there are a lot of recurring rides on the shift calendar that you can list...

such as this one I'm always seeing...

Quote:

WEDNESDAY MORNING BREAKFAST RIDE Link
Tiny's Coffee, 1412 SE 12th Ave, Portland, OR Take Trimet
6:30am - 8:30am
I've never been since it cuts into my work schedule, but I always see it listed there...

also this one...

Quote:

FITNESS RIDE WITH PEDAL BIKE TOURS Link
Pedal Bike Tours, 133 SW 2nd Ave Take Trimet
12:00pm - 1:00pm, We'll ride for at least 45 min., Every Monday Wednesday and Friday
Every Monday, Wednesday and Friday Pedal Bike Tours will lead a lunchtime fitness ride around the waterfront. All are welcome to join. Use of our bikes and helmets are included. If you work downtown, this is an excellent opportunity to get some fresh air and exercise.
again another mid-week ride that doesn't work with a 9-5 work schedule so I've never been...


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