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05/29/17
Horsey Hundred 2017

Horsey Hundred 2017

The Bluegrass Cycling Club's Horsey Hundred (www.horseyhundred.com/) is our club's favorite invitational.   This 2-day event, based in Georgetown, Kentucky, takes place Memorial Day Weekend, this year on May 27th and 28th.   It offers routes from 26 to 100 miles each day through the horse farm country north of Lexington.   Every year about 60 Ann Arbor Bicycle Touring Society (AABTS) members make the 5-6-hour drive to see what other club members are raving about.  Each year we are joined by several members of the Great Canadian Bicycle Tours (GCBT) bicycle club.

Wednesday May 24th                GCBT & AABTS Pizza Party
Thursday May 25th                    AABTS Club Rides
Friday May 26th                        AABTS Club Rides    
Friday May 26th                        AABTS & GCBT Group Dinner
Saturday May 27th & Sunday May 28th         The Horsey Hundred
Monday May 29th                     Post Ride
 

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05/29/17
Horsey Hundred Monday Democratic Ride

Georgetown, Kentucky.
This is a democratic ride, bring your maps from Thursday, Friday, Saturday or Sunday and choose one to ride on Monday. Group chooses an AABTS Ride Captain. The captain records the AABTS miles. A/B/C: 10-50+ mi 8:00 am Meet at Georgetown College parking lot near 400 E. College Street, the second lot West of Military Street. Georgetown, Kentucky. This is a democratic ride, bring your maps from Thursday, Friday, Saturday or Sunday and choose one to ride on Monday. Group chooses an AABTS Ride Captain. The captain records the AABTS miles. A/B/C: 10-50+ mi 8:00 am Meet at Georgetown College parking lot near 400 E. College Street, the second lot West of Military Street. 
 


 

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05/29/17
9:00am Back Roads Ramble

Ride Gravel roads to Independance Lake, Llama Farm and other low traffic destinations.

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05/29/17
Far East Fringe Monday AM Ride

Ride Hines Park. Alternate route is on roads west of Plymouth.

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05/29/17
9:00am Chelsea Ride

This is a ride for all levels with destinations of Grass Lake,Munith, Pleasant Lake and Stockbridge. Mileage between 35 to 65 miles.

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05/29/17
Northern Memorial Day Ride

Ride from Pine Hill Nursery to Central Lake/Ellsworth and beyond for gorgeous views of Torch Lake

C/D 20-40 miles

Captains: Jeanette & Chuck Hescheles

734-660-4775 (Call for directions if needed)


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05/29/17
Paved Country Roads Ride (12:00pm)

Paved Country Roads Rides (Mondays)

Optional stop at Pleasant Lake Party Store. Hilly Schneider Rd on long routes.

A/B/C: 18/24/30 mi 12:00

Start: Pine Cross Ln, east off Parker Rd, 1 mile south of Jackson Rd. Park: Pine Cross Ln, north edge past mailboxes. 

Alternate Route: The B2B in Dexter, south of Marathon station on Jeffords St. between Alpine St & Forrest St - overlooking start of B2B trail.

Captains: Don & Gwen Evich 734-426-5116;  Please call us if you plan to join us for the ride and get start point. 
donevich@att.net ; gwenevich@att.net
 

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05/29/17
Far East Fringe Monday Evening Ride

Hines Park to Dearborn; A/B/C 15-30+ miles 

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05/30/17
A2, Early morning Rides 9:00am

A ride imitating the Saturday Wheeler Park Ride.

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05/30/17
Far East Fringe Tuesday AM Hines Ride

Ride Hines Park. Alternate route is on roads west of Plymouth.

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05/30/17
Hines Drive No-Drop Ride

Leisurely ride along Hines Drive. Novice riders welcome.

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05/30/17
6:00 pm, Focus on Women

A ride for women. Ride down Huron River Drive to Dexter and possibly further. Join us afterwards for dinner.

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05/30/17
Dog and Suds Ride

Ride to the west or north from Chelsea

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05/30/17
6:15 Tuesday Evening Dirt Road Ride

Roll out is from the parking lot of Aberdeen Bike.  Early and late season rides require both front and rear lights.   25 to 50+miles.

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05/30/17
Far East Fringe Tuesday Evening Ride

Ride the roads west of Plymouth. Experienced riders; A/B; 20-33+ miles.

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05/31/17
9:00am, Early Morning Ride from Ann Arbor West Side

9 am Early Morning Ride from Ann Arbor West Side
B ride tom Chelsea or Whitmore Lake and beyond.
Start: 09:00 am Bird Hills Park parking lot, Newport Rd.
B: 40+ mi
Captain: Kevin McGuinness
kmcguinn@comcast.net
734-649-9762

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05/31/17
Far East Fringe Wednesday AM Hines Ride

Ride Hines Park. Alternate route is on roads west of Plymouth.

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05/31/17
9:00am, North Western Brunch Ride in Stockbridge

Enjoy some of our favorite roads when traffic is low. Ride the area from Leslie to Mason, Munith, Webberville and Grass Lake. Ride will vary each week. Stop for brunch.

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05/31/17
9:00am, Superior Salem Dirt Road Ride

Ride gravel roads on a great country circuit.

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05/31/17
9:00am, North Western Brunch Ride in Stockbridge

Enjoy some of our favorite roads when traffic is low. Ride the area from Leslie to Mason, Munith, Webberville and Grass Lake. Ride will vary each week. Stop for brunch.

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05/31/17
Wednesday Morning Kensington Metro Park Ride

Ride under I-96  to Island Lake and back to Kensington around the west side of Kent Lake; onto Milford (via path).  Stop for lunch at Americus Coney & Grill: then head back south around the east side of Kent Lake to the start.

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05/31/17
Bike and Brew Ride

An A/B/C ride from Saline south to Britton/Macon area then west through Clinton. Then stop at the local watering hole for refreshments.
Start Location Varies:
Reference AABTS – Bike and Brew Ride on Facebook https://www.facebook.com/BikeandBrewSalineArea/
or contact Me for start location.

A/B/C: 20+ mi Captain: Jeff Eisemann 734-747-1862 BikingJeff@gmail.com

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05/31/17
5:30pm sharp!, West Side Ride (40th Year!)

Newcomers, casual riders & recumbents welcome!
The ride starts in Dexter at Jeffords St. between Alpine St and Forrest St, overlooking the start of the B2B trail. (Behind the Marathon gas station.)

The ride has two groups. An A/B:25 mile ride and a C:13-16 mile ride. Both rides use the B2B Trail to Hudson Mills. (No cars!)
 

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05/31/17
Kensington Sunset Ride

Join us for an evening's ride through Island Lake State Rec Area and around Kensington MetroPark every Wednesday through October. We start in the upper lot of the East boat launch in Kensington MetroPark. Rides are generally 15-40 miles depending on weather and the group's stamina. Occasionally will start the rides in South Lyon; but will meet the main group at the park. Kensington MetroPark is at  ​I-96 & Kent Lake Road. May rides begin at 6:00, June will begin at 6:30

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05/31/17
Far East Fringe Wednesday Evening Democratic Ride

Hines Park to Dearborn. 15-30+ miles. A/B/C.

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06/01/17
9:00am, Jackson County Ride, Cavanaugh Lake

Enjoy some of our favorite roads when the traffic is low. Ride the area from Brooklyn to Leslie including Grass Lake, Munith and Napoleon.

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06/01/17
Far East Fringe Thursday AM Ride

Ride Hines Park. Alternate route is on roads west of Plymouth.

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06/01/17
Hines Drive No-Drop Ride

Leisurely ride along Hines Drive. Novice riders welcome.

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06/01/17
Far East Fringe Thursday Evening Ride

Ride the roads west of Plymouth. Experienced riders; A/B; 20-33+ miles.

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06/02/17
Joe's Breakfast Club

9:00 am  Joe’s Breakfast Club  
    Ride with one of the most congenial groups in Washtenaw County to Dexter and beyond.
    NEW Start: Barton Park, on Huron River Drive just West of Bird Rd. (one-mile West of Main St.)
    C: 19 to 24+ mi 
    Captains:  Dan Harrison 734-476-4944  a2dan@sbcglobal.net  
    ​Vickie Smith 734-996-9461  vickie.smith@comcast.net 

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06/02/17
Far East Fringe Friday Hines Ride

Ride along Hines Drive.

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06/03/17
Michigan -- Tour De Cure

2017 American Diabetes Association annual Tour De Cure charity ride.
Start @Washtenaw Community College. 
Start Time is based on intended distance to ride. 7:30am for 100mi

For further details goto -- 

http://main.diabetes.org/site/TR/TourdeCure/TourAdmin?fr_id=11730&pg=entry

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06/03/17
Far West Quad County Ride (*7:30 June, *7:00 July)

Far West Quad County Ride  
Every Saturday 7:30 June, 7:00 July,

Start: Chelsea, Fire Station on W. Middle Street. Park: in the 24-hour lot next to the Fire Station on west Middle Street. B/B+: 40-100+ mi  

Captain: Jeffrey Spoon 734-846-0604 jdspoon@spooncompanies.com

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06/03/17
Dexter Breakfast Ride

Dexter Breakfast Ride 
AABTS’s most popular ride
follows scenic Huron River Dr to
Dexter, Chelsea, and beyond!

Ride options, total miles: Dexter,
22; farm stand, 30; Chelsea, 38;
Cavanaugh Lake, 48; Waterloo,
55; Munith, 70; beyond, 80-100.
Start: Wheeler Park (corner of
Depot and N. Fourth Ave. just
west of Amtrak station).

A/B/C: 22/30/38/48/55/70+ mi

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06/03/17
Recumbent Rendezvous

The Rendezvous starts with a 20-mile group ride at 9am, followed at 11am by recumbent test-rides, displays, a “Buying Your First Recumbent” talk at 11am, lots of recumbent owners to talk to, recumbents for sale along with plenty of literature and handouts, ending at 2pm.

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06/03/17
9:00am, Chelsea, West Quad County Ride

A Saturday morning B/B+ ride leaving downtown Chelsea. Ride on some of the finest low-traffic roads in Washtenaw, Jackson, Livingston and Ingham counties with a friendly group of cyclists. Different rides and brunch locations each ride.

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06/03/17
Far East Fringe Saturday Ride

Ride senic Hines Dr. (20+ miles) and the roads west of Plymouth (30 - 50+ miles).
A riders: 18 - 22 mph B riders: 14 - 18 mph C riders: 10 - 14 mph
June-July Start Time: 9:00AM

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06/03/17
Kensington Metropark Saturday Ride (10:00AM)

A new Saturday ride for members who are intimidated at riding on the open roads and for those who work during the week but would really like to participate with other AABTS riders in an environment friendly to novice cyclists. This ride starts from Kensington Metropark where riders may enjoy riding slower without having to share the road with cars. First ride Saturday, 5/13/17, and continues until the end of October.
Ride along the paved Hike-Bike Trail (8.5 miles per loop) or roads along the Kensington circuit. Multiple loops or fewer miles for new riders.
Start: Kensington Metropark, Parking Lot A (East Boat Launch)
B/C: 8+ mi
Ride start: Kensington Metropark,4570 Huron River Pkwy, Milford, MI 48380, Parking Lot A
Kaiming Li, 734-272-1790; John Yu, 734-546-3825; Anne Yu, 734-392-8814
 

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06/04/17
Far East Fringe Sunday Morning Ride

Ride the roads west of Plymouth (30-50+ miles) or Hines Drive (20+ miles).

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06/04/17
Terry's Herd of Turtles No Drop Ride Sunday Aftern

A relaxing conversational ride through Hines Park. No ride if temperatures are below 60 or above 90 degrees.

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06/05/17
9:00am Chelsea Ride

This is a ride for all levels with destinations of Grass Lake,Munith, Pleasant Lake and Stockbridge. Mileage between 35 to 65 miles.

more info...
06/05/17
9:00am Back Roads Ramble

Ride Gravel roads to Independance Lake, Llama Farm and other low traffic destinations.

more info...
06/05/17
Far East Fringe Monday AM Ride

Ride Hines Park. Alternate route is on roads west of Plymouth.

more info...
06/05/17
Paved Country Roads Ride (12:00pm)

Paved Country Roads Rides (Mondays)

Optional stop at Pleasant Lake Party Store. Hilly Schneider Rd on long routes.

A/B/C: 18/24/30 mi 12:00

Start: Pine Cross Ln, east off Parker Rd, 1 mile south of Jackson Rd. Park: Pine Cross Ln, north edge past mailboxes. 

Alternate Route: The B2B in Dexter, south of Marathon station on Jeffords St. between Alpine St & Forrest St - overlooking start of B2B trail.

Captains: Don & Gwen Evich 734-426-5116;  Please call us if you plan to join us for the ride and get start point. 
donevich@att.net ; gwenevich@att.net
 

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06/05/17
Far East Fringe Monday Evening Ride

Hines Park to Dearborn; A/B/C 15-30+ miles 

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06/05/17
Monday Night Civilized Ride

An easy, no drop ride


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06/06/17
Parks, Lakes & Trails Ride

9:00 am Parks, Lakes & Trails Ride
Join us as we cycle through Kensington, Island Lake and the new trail to Milford. Choose to ride 10 to 50+ miles, all on paved bike paths. Optional Brunch stop before end of ride.
Call if forecast is less than 40 or it's raining.
Start: McHattie Park in South Lyon, 1/4 mi south of 10 Mile & 1/4 mi west of Pontiac Trail. B: 10-50+ mi
Captains:  Jan Tripp 734-996-8079 George Gonyo 734-996-0089 

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06/06/17
Far East Fringe Tuesday AM Ride

Ride Hines Park. Alternate route is on roads west of Plymouth.

more info...
06/06/17
A2, Early morning Rides

A ride imitating the Saturday Wheeler Park Ride.

more info...
06/06/17
Hines Drive No-Drop Ride

Leisurely ride along Hines Drive. Novice riders welcome.

more info...
06/06/17
6:00 pm, Focus on Women

A ride for women. Ride down Huron River Drive to Dexter and possibly further. Join us afterwards for dinner.

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06/06/17
Fete d'Ete- Ann Arbor (6:00PM)

Tue, June 6
Fête d'Été  - Ann Arbor 
Location: Morgan & York, 1928 Packard Street, Ann Arbor, MI
www.facebook.com/FeteAnneAmieAmpelography/
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/fete-dete-ann-arbor-tickets-30967385283?aff=erelpanelorg
6:00 p.m.-9 p.m. (end time estimated)
Description: Bicycle between 5 restaurants (Sava's, The Earle, Vinology, Zola Bistro, and Morgan & York), with the entire dinner party in tow. At each restaurant, chefs will pair their dish with one Anne Amie wine, a family-owned winery in Oregon's Willamette Valley.
Space limited.(Tickets: $89.00)
Caption: Ruth Wade   734-353-9135  waderuth29@gmail.com

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06/06/17
6:15 Tuesday Evening Dirt Road Ride

Roll out is from the parking lot of Aberdeen Bike.  Early and late season rides require both front and rear lights.   25 to 50+miles.

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06/06/17
Far East Fringe Tuesday Evening Ride

Ride the roads west of Plymouth. Experienced riders; A/B; 20-33+ miles.

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06/07/17
9:00am, Superior Salem Dirt Road Ride

Ride gravel roads on a great country circuit.

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06/07/17
9:00am, Early Morning Ride from Ann Arbor West Side

9 am Early Morning Ride from Ann Arbor West Side
B ride tom Chelsea or Whitmore Lake and beyond.
Start: 09:00 am Bird Hills Park parking lot, Newport Rd.
B: 40+ mi
Captain: Kevin McGuinness
kmcguinn@comcast.net
734-649-9762

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06/07/17
Northwestern Brunch Ride (Wednesdays, 9:00AM)

Every Wednesday 9:00 am
Northwestern Brunch Ride Enjoy some of our favorite roads when traffic is low. Ride the area from Leslie to Mason, Munith Webberville and Grass lake. Ride will vary each week.  Stop for brunch.
Start: Stockbridge Park, north end of N Wood St, 1st rt turn west of Main Square.

Captains: Jeffrey Spoon, 734-846-0604, jdspoon@spooncompanies.com 

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06/07/17
Far East Fringe Wednesday AM Ride

Ride Hines Park. Alternate route is on roads west of Plymouth.

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06/07/17
Wednesday Morning Kensington Metro Park Ride

Ride under I-96  to Island Lake and back to Kensington around the west side of Kent Lake; onto Milford (via path).  Stop for lunch at Americus Coney & Grill: then head back south around the east side of Kent Lake to the start.

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06/07/17
Bike and Brew Ride

An A/B/C ride from Saline south to Britton/Macon area then west through Clinton. Then stop at the local watering hole for refreshments.
Start Location Varies:
Reference AABTS – Bike and Brew Ride on Facebook https://www.facebook.com/BikeandBrewSalineArea/
or contact Me for start location.

A/B/C: 20+ mi Captain: Jeff Eisemann 734-747-1862 BikingJeff@gmail.com

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06/07/17
5:30pm sharp!, West Side Ride (40th Year!)

Newcomers, casual riders & recumbents welcome!
The ride starts in Dexter at Jeffords St. between Alpine St and Forrest St, overlooking the start of the B2B trail. (Behind the Marathon gas station.)

The ride has two groups. An A/B:25 mile ride and a C:13-16 mile ride. Both rides use the B2B Trail to Hudson Mills. (No cars!)
 

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06/07/17
Kensington Sunset Ride

Join us for an evening's ride through Island Lake State Rec Area and around Kensington MetroPark every Wednesday through October. We start in the upper lot of the East boat launch in Kensington MetroPark. Rides are generally 15-40 miles depending on weather and the group's stamina. We may also ride a loop into Milford. Occasionally will start the rides in South Lyon; but will meet the main group at the park. Kensington MetroPark is at  ​I-96 & Kent Lake Road.

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06/07/17
Far East Fringe Wednesday Evening Ride

Hines Park to Dearborn. 15-30+ miles. A/B/C.

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06/08/17
9:00am, Jackson County Ride, Cavanaugh Lake

Enjoy some of our favorite roads when the traffic is low. Ride the area from Brooklyn to Leslie including Grass Lake, Munith and Napoleon.

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06/08/17
Far East Fringe Thursday AM Ride

Ride Hines Park. Alternate route is on roads west of Plymouth.

more info...
06/08/17
Hines Drive No-Drop Ride

Leisurely ride along Hines Drive. Novice riders welcome.

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06/08/17
Far East Fringe Thursday Evening Ride

Ride the roads west of Plymouth. Experienced riders; A/B; 20-33+ miles.

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06/08/17
Moon Shadow Ride

Come enjoy your moon shadow in this nighttime ride along the Border to Border trail between Dexter and Hudson Mills. Park behind the fire station at Mill Creek Park in Dexter. 
Ride: B/C 
No ride in fully overcast or inclement weather since we cannot see our moon shadow then.

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06/09/17
Joe's Breakfast Club

9:00 am  Joe’s Breakfast Club  
    Ride with one of the most congenial groups in Washtenaw County to Dexter and beyond.
    NEW Start: Barton Park, on Huron River Drive just West of Bird Rd. (one-mile West of Main St.)
    C: 19 to 24+ mi 
    Captains:  Dan Harrison 734-476-4944  a2dan@sbcglobal.net  
    ​Vickie Smith 734-996-9461  vickie.smith@comcast.net 

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06/09/17
Joe's Breakfast Club

9:00 am  Joe’s Breakfast Club  
    Ride with one of the most congenial groups in Washtenaw County to Dexter and beyond.
    NEW Start: Barton Park, on Huron River Drive just West of Bird Rd. (one-mile West of Main St.)
    C: 19 to 24+ mi 
    Captains:  Dan Harrison 734-476-4944  a2dan@sbcglobal.net  
    ​Vickie Smith 734-996-9461  vickie.smith@comcast.net 

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06/09/17
Far East Fringe Friday Hines Ride

Ride along Hines Drive.

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06/10/17
Far West Quad County Ride (*7:30 June, *7:00 July)

Far West Quad County Ride  
Every Saturday 7:30 June, 7:00 July,

Start: Chelsea, Fire Station on W. Middle Street. Park: in the 24-hour lot next to the Fire Station on west Middle Street. B/B+: 40-100+ mi  

Captain: Jeffrey Spoon 734-846-0604 jdspoon@spooncompanies.com

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06/10/17
Dexter Breakfast Ride

Dexter Breakfast Ride 
AABTS’s most popular ride
follows scenic Huron River Dr to
Dexter, Chelsea, and beyond!

Ride options, total miles: Dexter,
22; farm stand, 30; Chelsea, 38;
Cavanaugh Lake, 48; Waterloo,
55; Munith, 70; beyond, 80-100.
Start: Wheeler Park (corner of
Depot and N. Fourth Ave. just
west of Amtrak station).

A/B/C: 22/30/38/48/55/70+ mi

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06/10/17
9:00am, Chelsea, West Quad County Ride

A Saturday morning B/B+ ride leaving downtown Chelsea. Ride on some of the finest low-traffic roads in Washtenaw, Jackson, Livingston and Ingham counties with a friendly group of cyclists. Different rides and brunch locations each ride.

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06/10/17
Far East Fringe Saturday Ride

Ride senic Hines Dr. (20+ miles) and the roads west of Plymouth (30 - 50+ miles).
A riders: 18 - 22 mph B riders: 14 - 18 mph C riders: 10 - 14 mph
June-July Start Time: 9:00AM

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06/10/17
Kensington Metropark Saturday Ride (10:00AM)

A new Saturday ride for members who are intimidated at riding on the open roads and for those who work during the week but would really like to participate with other AABTS riders in an environment friendly to novice cyclists. This ride starts from Kensington Metropark where riders may enjoy riding slower without having to share the road with cars. First ride Saturday, 5/13/17, and continues until the end of October.
Ride along the paved Hike-Bike Trail (8.5 miles per loop) or roads along the Kensington circuit. Multiple loops or fewer miles for new riders.
Start: Kensington Metropark, Parking Lot A (East Boat Launch)
B/C: 8+ mi
Ride start: Kensington Metropark,4570 Huron River Pkwy, Milford, MI 48380, Parking Lot A
Kaiming Li, 734-272-1790; John Yu, 734-546-3825; Anne Yu, 734-392-8814
 

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06/11/17
Project Hero Chicago Honor Ride (Skokie, IL)

Project Hero Honor Ride
3340 Oakton St., Skokie, IL 60076
Single Day Event

Project Hero Honor Rides are popular single-day, non-competitive cycling events held throughout the nation that let the public ride alongside our Healing Heroes.  Injured veterans ride for free and the rides are designed for all skill levels.

Location: Start/Finish:  Evanston Subaru
                                     GPS Address:  3340 Oakkton Street, Skokie, IL
Event Schedule: 6:45AM-Rider check-in & day-of registration begins
                            7:30AM-Pre-ride ceremony begins
                            8:00AM-Ride begins for all routes
Route Options:  18 miles
                           36 miles
                           50 miles
All routes are subject to change.  Final queue sheets will be available event morning.  All courses are open to all cycling skill levels, have fully supported rest stops and SAG support.

Registration Information:  Registration for all routes is $65.  Online registration closes at 8PM, Friday, June 9th. Day-of registration is $75 and is available beginning at 6:45AM.

Parking will be available in lots adjacent to Evanston Subaru and in the back of the Evanston Subaru lots.  Follow signs and directors to designated areas.

With your registration you get a finishers medal which you will pick up at the event after the ride.  Drinks and snacks will be available before the ride.  After the ride, enjoy a festival-like atmosphere that includes lunch and music.

To online register go to: http://project hero.org/



 

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06/11/17
Far East Fringe Sunday Morning Ride

Ride the roads west of Plymouth (30-50+ miles) or Hines Drive (20+ miles).

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06/11/17
Terry's Herd of Turtles No Drop Ride Sunday Aftern

A relaxing conversational ride through Hines Park. No ride if temperatures are below 60 or above 90 degrees.

more info...
06/12/17
9:00am Chelsea Ride

This is a ride for all levels with destinations of Grass Lake,Munith, Pleasant Lake and Stockbridge. Mileage between 35 to 65 miles.

more info...
06/12/17
9:00am Back Roads Ramble

Ride Gravel roads to Independance Lake, Llama Farm and other low traffic destinations.

more info...
06/12/17
Far East Fringe Monday AM Ride

Ride Hines Park. Alternate route is on roads west of Plymouth.

more info...
06/12/17
Paved Country Roads Ride (12:00pm)

Paved Country Roads Rides (Mondays)

Optional stop at Pleasant Lake Party Store. Hilly Schneider Rd on long routes.

A/B/C: 18/24/30 mi 12:00

Start: Pine Cross Ln, east off Parker Rd, 1 mile south of Jackson Rd. Park: Pine Cross Ln, north edge past mailboxes. 

Alternate Route: The B2B in Dexter, south of Marathon station on Jeffords St. between Alpine St & Forrest St - overlooking start of B2B trail.

Captains: Don & Gwen Evich 734-426-5116;  Please call us if you plan to join us for the ride and get start point. 
donevich@att.net ; gwenevich@att.net
 

more info...
06/12/17
Far East Fringe Monday Evening Ride

Hines Park to Dearborn; A/B/C 15-30+ miles 

more info...
06/12/17
Monday Night Civilized Ride

An easy, no drop ride


more info...
06/13/17
Parks, Lakes & Trails Ride

9:00 am Parks, Lakes & Trails Ride
Join us as we cycle through Kensington, Island Lake and the new trail to Milford. Choose to ride 10 to 50+ miles, all on paved bike paths. Optional Brunch stop before end of ride.
Call if forecast is less than 40 or it's raining.
Start: McHattie Park in South Lyon, 1/4 mi south of 10 Mile & 1/4 mi west of Pontiac Trail. B: 10-50+ mi
Captains:  Jan Tripp 734-996-8079 George Gonyo 734-996-0089 

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06/13/17
Far East Fringe Tuesday AM Ride

Ride Hines Park. Alternate route is on roads west of Plymouth.

more info...
06/13/17
A2, Early morning Rides

A ride imitating the Saturday Wheeler Park Ride.

more info...
06/13/17
Hines Drive No-Drop Ride

Leisurely ride along Hines Drive. Novice riders welcome.

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06/13/17
6:00 pm, Focus on Women

A ride for women. Ride down Huron River Drive to Dexter and possibly further. Join us afterwards for dinner.

more info...
06/13/17
6:15 Tuesday Evening Dirt Road Ride

Roll out is from the parking lot of Aberdeen Bike.  Early and late season rides require both front and rear lights.   25 to 50+miles.

more info...
06/13/17
Far East Fringe Tuesday Evening Ride

Ride the roads west of Plymouth. Experienced riders; A/B; 20-33+ miles.

more info...
06/14/17
9:00am, Early Morning Ride from Ann Arbor West Side

9 am Early Morning Ride from Ann Arbor West Side
B ride tom Chelsea or Whitmore Lake and beyond.
Start: 09:00 am Bird Hills Park parking lot, Newport Rd.
B: 40+ mi
Captain: Kevin McGuinness
kmcguinn@comcast.net
734-649-9762

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06/14/17
Northwestern Brunch Ride (Wednesdays, 9:00AM)

Every Wednesday 9:00 am
Northwestern Brunch Ride Enjoy some of our favorite roads when traffic is low. Ride the area from Leslie to Mason, Munith Webberville and Grass lake. Ride will vary each week.  Stop for brunch.
Start: Stockbridge Park, north end of N Wood St, 1st rt turn west of Main Square.

Captains: Jeffrey Spoon, 734-846-0604, jdspoon@spooncompanies.com 

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06/14/17
9:00am, Superior Salem Dirt Road Ride

Ride gravel roads on a great country circuit.

more info...
06/14/17
Far East Fringe Wednesday AM Ride

Ride Hines Park. Alternate route is on roads west of Plymouth.

more info...
06/14/17
Wednesday Morning Kensington Metro Park Ride

Ride under I-96  to Island Lake and back to Kensington around the west side of Kent Lake; onto Milford (via path).  Stop for lunch at Americus Coney & Grill: then head back south around the east side of Kent Lake to the start.

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06/14/17
Bike and Brew Ride

An A/B/C ride from Saline south to Britton/Macon area then west through Clinton. Then stop at the local watering hole for refreshments.
Start Location Varies:
Reference AABTS – Bike and Brew Ride on Facebook https://www.facebook.com/BikeandBrewSalineArea/
or contact Me for start location.

A/B/C: 20+ mi Captain: Jeff Eisemann 734-747-1862 BikingJeff@gmail.com

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06/14/17
5:30pm sharp!, West Side Ride (40th Year!)

Newcomers, casual riders & recumbents welcome!
The ride starts in Dexter at Jeffords St. between Alpine St and Forrest St, overlooking the start of the B2B trail. (Behind the Marathon gas station.)

The ride has two groups. An A/B:25 mile ride and a C:13-16 mile ride. Both rides use the B2B Trail to Hudson Mills. (No cars!)
 

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06/14/17
Kensington Sunset Ride

Join us for an evening's ride through Island Lake State Rec Area and around Kensington MetroPark every Wednesday through October. We start in the upper lot of the East boat launch in Kensington MetroPark. Rides are generally 15-40 miles depending on weather and the group's stamina. We may also ride a loop into Milford. Occasionally will start the rides in South Lyon; but will meet the main group at the park. Kensington MetroPark is at  ​I-96 & Kent Lake Road.

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06/14/17
Far East Fringe Wednesday Evening Ride

Hines Park to Dearborn. 15-30+ miles. A/B/C.

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06/15/17
Jackson County Ride (Thursdays 9:00AM)

Jackson County Ride (Every Thursday 9:00AM)
9:00 am (April-May) Jackson County Ride Enjoy some of our favorite roads when traffic is low. Ride the area from Brooklyn to Leslie including Grass Lake, Munith and Napoleon.

Ride starts at the parking lot across for Cavanaugh Lake.  Ride will vary each week.

Captains: Jeffrey Spoon, 734-846-0604, jdspoon@spooncompanies.com   

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06/15/17
9:00am, Jackson County Ride, Cavanaugh Lake

Enjoy some of our favorite roads when the traffic is low. Ride the area from Brooklyn to Leslie including Grass Lake, Munith and Napoleon.

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06/15/17
Far East Fringe Thursday AM Ride

Ride Hines Park. Alternate route is on roads west of Plymouth.

more info...
06/15/17
Hines Drive No-Drop Ride

Leisurely ride along Hines Drive. Novice riders welcome.

more info...
06/15/17
Far East Fringe Thursday Evening Ride

Ride the roads west of Plymouth. Experienced riders; A/B; 20-33+ miles.

more info...
06/16/17
Joe's Breakfast Club

9:00 am  Joe's Breakfast Club  
    Ride with one of the most congenial groups in Washtenaw County to Dexter and beyond.
    NEW Start: Barton Park, on Huron River Drive just West of Bird Rd. (one-mile West of Main St.)
    C: 19 to 24+ mi 
    Captains:  Dan Harrison 734-476-4944  a2dan@sbcglobal.net  
    ​Vickie Smith 734-996-9461  vickie.smith@comcast.net 
    

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06/16/17
Joe's Breakfast Club

9:00 am  Joe’s Breakfast Club  
    Ride with one of the most congenial groups in Washtenaw County to Dexter and beyond.
    NEW Start: Barton Park, on Huron River Drive just West of Bird Rd. (one-mile West of Main St.)
    C: 19 to 24+ mi 
    Captains:  Dan Harrison 734-476-4944  a2dan@sbcglobal.net  
    ​Vickie Smith 734-996-9461  vickie.smith@comcast.net 

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06/16/17
Far East Fringe Friday Hines Ride

Ride along Hines Drive.

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06/17/17
Far West Quad County Ride (*7:30 June, *7:00 July)

Far West Quad County Ride  
Every Saturday 7:30 June, 7:00 July,

Start: Chelsea, Fire Station on W. Middle Street. Park: in the 24-hour lot next to the Fire Station on west Middle Street. B/B+: 40-100+ mi  

Captain: Jeffrey Spoon 734-846-0604 jdspoon@spooncompanies.com

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06/17/17
Dexter Breakfast Ride

Dexter Breakfast Ride 
AABTS’s most popular ride
follows scenic Huron River Dr to
Dexter, Chelsea, and beyond!

Ride options, total miles: Dexter,
22; farm stand, 30; Chelsea, 38;
Cavanaugh Lake, 48; Waterloo,
55; Munith, 70; beyond, 80-100.
Start: Wheeler Park (corner of
Depot and N. Fourth Ave. just
west of Amtrak station).

A/B/C: 22/30/38/48/55/70+ mi

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06/17/17
National 24-Hour Challenge (Middleville, MI)

National 24-Hour Challenge
Middleville, MI. A personal best road race to test endurance and determination. It features a 122-mile rolling-to-hilly loop, a 24-mile rolling loop, & a fairly flat 7.6-mile loop for nighttime riding. Compete in solo & tandem upright & recumbent, and hand cycle categories. This event has traditionally been held on Father’s Day since 1983.
www.n24hc.org/home
Captain: Laike Misikir 248-505-7067 laikemariam@yahoo.com 

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06/17/17
9:00am, Chelsea, West Quad County Ride

A Saturday morning B/B+ ride leaving downtown Chelsea. Ride on some of the finest low-traffic roads in Washtenaw, Jackson, Livingston and Ingham counties with a friendly group of cyclists. Different rides and brunch locations each ride.

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06/17/17
Far East Fringe Saturday Ride

Ride senic Hines Dr. (20+ miles) and the roads west of Plymouth (30 - 50+ miles).
A riders: 18 - 22 mph B riders: 14 - 18 mph C riders: 10 - 14 mph
June-July Start Time: 9:00AM

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06/17/17
Kensington Metropark Saturday Ride (10:00AM)

A new Saturday ride for members who are intimidated at riding on the open roads and for those who work during the week but would really like to participate with other AABTS riders in an environment friendly to novice cyclists. This ride starts from Kensington Metropark where riders may enjoy riding slower without having to share the road with cars. First ride Saturday, 5/13/17, and continues until the end of October.
Ride along the paved Hike-Bike Trail (8.5 miles per loop) or roads along the Kensington circuit. Multiple loops or fewer miles for new riders.
Start: Kensington Metropark, Parking Lot A (East Boat Launch)
B/C: 8+ mi
Ride start: Kensington Metropark,4570 Huron River Pkwy, Milford, MI 48380, Parking Lot A
Kaiming Li, 734-272-1790; John Yu, 734-546-3825; Anne Yu, 734-392-8814
 

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06/18/17
National 24-Hour Challenge (Middleville, MI)

National 24-Hour Challenge
Middleville, MI. A personal best road race to test endurance and determination. It features a 122-mile rolling-to-hilly loop, a 24-mile rolling loop, & a fairly flat 7.6-mile loop for nighttime riding. Compete in solo & tandem upright & recumbent, and hand cycle categories. This event has traditionally been held on Father’s Day since 1983.
www.n24hc.org/home
Captain: Laike Misikir 248-505-7067 laikemariam@yahoo.com 

more info...
06/18/17
Far East Fringe Sunday Morning Ride

Ride the roads west of Plymouth (30-50+ miles) or Hines Drive (20+ miles).

more info...
06/18/17
Terry's Herd of Turtles No Drop Ride Sunday Aftern

A relaxing conversational ride through Hines Park. No ride if temperatures are below 60 or above 90 degrees.

more info...
06/19/17
Back Roads Ramble (9:00AM)

Back Roads Ramble (9:00AM)
Ride Gravel roads to Independance Lake, Llama Farm and other low traffic destinations.
Start: Old St. Patricks Church, 5671 Whitmore Lake Rd., Ann Arbor, MI 48105
Call if the temperature is below 45 or marginal weather.
Captains: Beth Caldwell, 734-663-5060
John Butwin,   734-717-7567
 

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06/19/17
9:00am Chelsea Ride

This is a ride for all levels with destinations of Grass Lake,Munith, Pleasant Lake and Stockbridge. Mileage between 35 to 65 miles.

more info...
06/19/17
9:00am Back Roads Ramble

Ride Gravel roads to Independance Lake, Llama Farm and other low traffic destinations.

more info...
06/19/17
Far East Fringe Monday AM Ride

Ride Hines Park. Alternate route is on roads west of Plymouth.

more info...
06/19/17
Paved Country Roads Ride (12:00pm)

Paved Country Roads Rides (Mondays)

Optional stop at Pleasant Lake Party Store. Hilly Schneider Rd on long routes.

A/B/C: 18/24/30 mi 12:00

Start: Pine Cross Ln, east off Parker Rd, 1 mile south of Jackson Rd. Park: Pine Cross Ln, north edge past mailboxes. 

Alternate Route: The B2B in Dexter, south of Marathon station on Jeffords St. between Alpine St & Forrest St - overlooking start of B2B trail.

Captains: Don & Gwen Evich 734-426-5116;  Please call us if you plan to join us for the ride and get start point. 
donevich@att.net ; gwenevich@att.net
 

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06/19/17
Far East Fringe Monday Evening Ride

Hines Park to Dearborn; A/B/C 15-30+ miles 

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06/19/17
Monday Night Civilized Ride

An easy, no drop ride


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06/20/17
Parks, Lakes & Trails Ride

9:00 am Parks, Lakes & Trails Ride
Join us as we cycle through Kensington, Island Lake and the new trail to Milford. Choose to ride 10 to 50+ miles, all on paved bike paths. Optional Brunch stop before end of ride.
Call if forecast is less than 40 or it's raining.
Start: McHattie Park in South Lyon, 1/4 mi south of 10 Mile & 1/4 mi west of Pontiac Trail. B: 10-50+ mi
Captains:  Jan Tripp 734-996-8079 George Gonyo 734-996-0089 

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06/20/17
Far East Fringe Tuesday AM Ride

Ride Hines Park. Alternate route is on roads west of Plymouth.

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06/20/17
A2, Early morning Rides

A ride imitating the Saturday Wheeler Park Ride.

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06/20/17
Hines Drive No-Drop Ride

Leisurely ride along Hines Drive. Novice riders welcome.

more info...
06/20/17
6:00 pm, Focus on Women

A ride for women. Ride down Huron River Drive to Dexter and possibly further. Join us afterwards for dinner.

more info...
06/20/17
6:15 Tuesday Evening Dirt Road Ride

Roll out is from the parking lot of Aberdeen Bike.  Early and late season rides require both front and rear lights.   25 to 50+miles.

more info...
06/20/17
Far East Fringe Tuesday Evening Ride

Ride the roads west of Plymouth. Experienced riders; A/B; 20-33+ miles.

more info...
06/21/17
9:00am, Early Morning Ride from Ann Arbor West Side

9 am Early Morning Ride from Ann Arbor West Side
B ride tom Chelsea or Whitmore Lake and beyond.
Start: 09:00 am Bird Hills Park parking lot, Newport Rd.
B: 40+ mi
Captain: Kevin McGuinness
kmcguinn@comcast.net
734-649-9762

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06/21/17
Northwestern Brunch Ride (Wednesdays, 9:00AM)

Every Wednesday 9:00 am
Northwestern Brunch Ride Enjoy some of our favorite roads when traffic is low. Ride the area from Leslie to Mason, Munith Webberville and Grass lake. Ride will vary each week.  Stop for brunch.
Start: Stockbridge Park, north end of N Wood St, 1st rt turn west of Main Square.

Captains: Jeffrey Spoon, 734-846-0604, jdspoon@spooncompanies.com 

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06/21/17
Superior Salem Dirt Road Ride (9:00AM)

Superior Salem Dirt Road Ride - Wednesdays 9:00AM
Ride gravel roads on a great country circuit.
Start: Start at Trinity Church parking lot: 10101 Ann Arbor Rd, Plymouth MI, 48170 - corner of Godfredson and Plymouth Rd.
C ride- Basic 19 miles with longer routes possible.   Call if temperatures are below 50 or raining.

 

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06/21/17
Far East Fringe Wednesday AM Ride

Ride Hines Park. Alternate route is on roads west of Plymouth.

more info...
06/21/17
Wednesday Morning Kensington Metro Park Ride

Ride under I-96  to Island Lake and back to Kensington around the west side of Kent Lake; onto Milford (via path).  Stop for lunch at Americus Coney & Grill: then head back south around the east side of Kent Lake to the start.

more info...
06/21/17
9:00am, Superior Salem Dirt Road Ride

Ride gravel roads on a great country circuit.

more info...
06/21/17
Bike and Brew Ride

An A/B/C ride from Saline south to Britton/Macon area then west through Clinton. Then stop at the local watering hole for refreshments.
Start Location Varies:
Reference AABTS – Bike and Brew Ride on Facebook https://www.facebook.com/BikeandBrewSalineArea/
or contact Me for start location.

A/B/C: 20+ mi Captain: Jeff Eisemann 734-747-1862 BikingJeff@gmail.com

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06/21/17
5:30pm sharp!, West Side Ride (40th Year!)

Newcomers, casual riders & recumbents welcome!
The ride starts in Dexter at Jeffords St. between Alpine St and Forrest St, overlooking the start of the B2B trail. (Behind the Marathon gas station.)

The ride has two groups. An A/B:25 mile ride and a C:13-16 mile ride. Both rides use the B2B Trail to Hudson Mills. (No cars!)
 

more info...
06/21/17
Kensington Sunset Ride

Join us for an evening's ride through Island Lake State Rec Area and around Kensington MetroPark every Wednesday through October. We start in the upper lot of the East boat launch in Kensington MetroPark. Rides are generally 15-40 miles depending on weather and the group's stamina. We may also ride a loop into Milford. Occasionally will start the rides in South Lyon; but will meet the main group at the park. Kensington MetroPark is at  ​I-96 & Kent Lake Road.

more info...
06/21/17
Kensington Sunset Ride

Join us for an evening's ride through Island Lake State Rec Area and around Kensington MetroPark every Wednesday through October. We start in the upper lot of the East boat launch in Kensington MetroPark. Rides are generally 15-40 miles depending on weather and the group's stamina. We may also ride a loop into Milford. Occasionally will start the rides in South Lyon; but will meet the main group at the park. Kensington MetroPark is at  ​I-96 & Kent Lake Road.

more info...
06/21/17
Far East Fringe Wednesday Evening Ride

Hines Park to Dearborn. 15-30+ miles. A/B/C.

more info...
06/22/17
Jackson County Ride (Thursdays 9:00AM)

Jackson County Ride (Every Thursday 9:00AM)
9:00 am (April-May) Jackson County Ride Enjoy some of our favorite roads when traffic is low. Ride the area from Brooklyn to Leslie including Grass Lake, Munith and Napoleon.

Ride starts at the parking lot across for Cavanaugh Lake.  Ride will vary each week.

Captains: Jeffrey Spoon, 734-846-0604, jdspoon@spooncompanies.com   

more info...
06/22/17
Far East Fringe Thursday AM Ride

Ride Hines Park. Alternate route is on roads west of Plymouth.

more info...
06/22/17
9:00am, Jackson County Ride, Cavanaugh Lake

Enjoy some of our favorite roads when the traffic is low. Ride the area from Brooklyn to Leslie including Grass Lake, Munith and Napoleon.

more info...
06/22/17
Hines Drive No-Drop Ride

Leisurely ride along Hines Drive. Novice riders welcome.

more info...
06/22/17
Far East Fringe Thursday Evening Ride

Ride the roads west of Plymouth. Experienced riders; A/B; 20-33+ miles.

more info...
06/23/17
Joe's Breakfast Club

9:00 am  Joe's Breakfast Club  
    Ride with one of the most congenial groups in Washtenaw County to Dexter and beyond.
    NEW Start: Barton Park, on Huron River Drive just West of Bird Rd. (one-mile West of Main St.)
    C: 19 to 24+ mi 
    Captains:  Dan Harrison 734-476-4944  a2dan@sbcglobal.net  
    ​Vickie Smith 734-996-9461  vickie.smith@comcast.net 

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06/23/17
Far East Fringe Friday Hines Ride

Ride along Hines Drive.

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06/23/17
Joe's Breakfast Club

9:00 am  Joe’s Breakfast Club  
    Ride with one of the most congenial groups in Washtenaw County to Dexter and beyond.
    NEW Start: Barton Park, on Huron River Drive just West of Bird Rd. (one-mile West of Main St.)
    C: 19 to 24+ mi 
    Captains:  Dan Harrison 734-476-4944  a2dan@sbcglobal.net  
    ​Vickie Smith 734-996-9461  vickie.smith@comcast.net 

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06/24/17
 -06/30/17
PALM - Pedal Across Lower Michigan

Jun 24-30 (Sat-Fri)
PALM – Pedal Across Lower Michigan
Emphasizing the social & recreational aspects of cycling, PALM is geared to the novice & intermediate rider, and is particularly well suited for families. Daily distances of 35-60 miles; longer routes available. The 2017 route (36th year!) will be from Saugatuck to Gibralter; overnights include Otsego, Nashville, Eaton Rapids, Grass Lake & Milan. Registration for this ride has closed. www.palmbiketour.org
Captain: Vickie Smith  734-996-9461/276-2096  vickie.smith@comcast.net

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06/24/17
Far West Quad County Ride (*7:30 June, *7:00 July)

Far West Quad County Ride  
Every Saturday 7:30 June, 7:00 July,

Start: Chelsea, Fire Station on W. Middle Street. Park: in the 24-hour lot next to the Fire Station on west Middle Street. B/B+: 40-100+ mi  

Captain: Jeffrey Spoon 734-846-0604 jdspoon@spooncompanies.com

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06/24/17
Dexter Breakfast Ride

Dexter Breakfast Ride 
AABTS’s most popular ride
follows scenic Huron River Dr to
Dexter, Chelsea, and beyond!

Ride options, total miles: Dexter,
22; farm stand, 30; Chelsea, 38;
Cavanaugh Lake, 48; Waterloo,
55; Munith, 70; beyond, 80-100.
Start: Wheeler Park (corner of
Depot and N. Fourth Ave. just
west of Amtrak station).

A/B/C: 22/30/38/48/55/70+ mi

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06/24/17
9:00am, Chelsea, West Quad County Ride

A Saturday morning B/B+ ride leaving downtown Chelsea. Ride on some of the finest low-traffic roads in Washtenaw, Jackson, Livingston and Ingham counties with a friendly group of cyclists. Different rides and brunch locations each ride.

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06/24/17
Far East Fringe Saturday Ride

Ride senic Hines Dr. (20+ miles) and the roads west of Plymouth (30 - 50+ miles).
A riders: 18 - 22 mph B riders: 14 - 18 mph C riders: 10 - 14 mph
June-July Start Time: 9:00AM

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06/24/17
Kensington Metropark Saturday Ride (10:00AM)

A new Saturday ride for members who are intimidated at riding on the open roads and for those who work during the week but would really like to participate with other AABTS riders in an environment friendly to novice cyclists. This ride starts from Kensington Metropark where riders may enjoy riding slower without having to share the road with cars. First ride Saturday, 5/13/17, and continues until the end of October.
Ride along the paved Hike-Bike Trail (8.5 miles per loop) or roads along the Kensington circuit. Multiple loops or fewer miles for new riders.
Start: Kensington Metropark, Parking Lot A (East Boat Launch)
B/C: 8+ mi
Ride start: Kensington Metropark,4570 Huron River Pkwy, Milford, MI 48380, Parking Lot A
Kaiming Li, 734-272-1790; John Yu, 734-546-3825; Anne Yu, 734-392-8814
 

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06/25/17
Blue Water Ramble (Algonac, MI)

Jun 25 (Sun)
Blue Water Ramble
Algonac, MI. 35th annual ride includes a tour of the beautiful Blue Water Region with views of the St. Clair River. 27-, 46-, 63-, & 100-mile routes offered. Most routes will take a ferry across to Harsens Island. Pig roast lunch at end of tour; vegetarian menu also available. Century route offers a challenge & a spectacular view of the Blue Water Bridge.

http://www.active.com/algonac-mi/cycling/races/blue-water-ramble-2017

Captain: Mary Wise 734-755-0884 auntyem@umich.edu 

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06/25/17
Far East Fringe Sunday Morning Ride

Ride the roads west of Plymouth (30-50+ miles) or Hines Drive (20+ miles).

more info...
06/25/17
Terry's Herd of Turtles No Drop Ride Sunday Aftern

A relaxing conversational ride through Hines Park. No ride if temperatures are below 60 or above 90 degrees.

more info...
06/26/17
Far East Fringe Monday AM Ride

Ride Hines Park. Alternate route is on roads west of Plymouth.

more info...
06/26/17
Back Roads Ramble (9:00AM)

Back Roads Ramble (9:00AM)
Ride Gravel roads to Independance Lake, Llama Farm and other low traffic destinations.
Start: Old St. Patricks Church, 5671 Whitmore Lake Rd., Ann Arbor, MI 48105
Call if the temperature is below 45 or marginal weather.
Captains: Beth Caldwell, 734-663-5060
John Butwin,   734-717-7567
 

more info...
06/26/17
9:00am Chelsea Ride

This is a ride for all levels with destinations of Grass Lake,Munith, Pleasant Lake and Stockbridge. Mileage between 35 to 65 miles.

more info...
06/26/17
9:00am Back Roads Ramble

Ride Gravel roads to Independance Lake, Llama Farm and other low traffic destinations.

more info...
06/26/17
Paved Country Roads Ride (12:00pm)

Paved Country Roads Rides (Mondays)

Optional stop at Pleasant Lake Party Store. Hilly Schneider Rd on long routes.

A/B/C: 18/24/30 mi 12:00

Start: Pine Cross Ln, east off Parker Rd, 1 mile south of Jackson Rd. Park: Pine Cross Ln, north edge past mailboxes. 

Alternate Route: The B2B in Dexter, south of Marathon station on Jeffords St. between Alpine St & Forrest St - overlooking start of B2B trail.

Captains: Don & Gwen Evich 734-426-5116;  Please call us if you plan to join us for the ride and get start point. 
donevich@att.net ; gwenevich@att.net
 

more info...
06/26/17
Far East Fringe Monday Evening Ride

Hines Park to Dearborn; A/B/C 15-30+ miles 

more info...
06/26/17
Monday Night Civilized Ride

An easy, no drop ride


more info...
06/27/17
Parks, Lakes & Trails Ride

9:00 am Parks, Lakes & Trails Ride
Join us as we cycle through Kensington, Island Lake and the new trail to Milford. Choose to ride 10 to 50+ miles, all on paved bike paths. Optional Brunch stop before end of ride.
Call if forecast is less than 40 or it's raining.
Start: McHattie Park in South Lyon, 1/4 mi south of 10 Mile & 1/4 mi west of Pontiac Trail. B: 10-50+ mi
Captains:  Jan Tripp 734-996-8079 George Gonyo 734-996-0089 

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06/27/17
Far East Fringe Tuesday AM Ride

Ride Hines Park. Alternate route is on roads west of Plymouth.

more info...
06/27/17
A2, Early morning Rides

A ride imitating the Saturday Wheeler Park Ride.

more info...
06/27/17
Hines Drive No-Drop Ride

Leisurely ride along Hines Drive. Novice riders welcome.

more info...
06/27/17
6:00 pm, Focus on Women

A ride for women. Ride down Huron River Drive to Dexter and possibly further. Join us afterwards for dinner.

more info...
06/27/17
6:15 Tuesday Evening Dirt Road Ride

Roll out is from the parking lot of Aberdeen Bike.  Early and late season rides require both front and rear lights.   25 to 50+miles.

more info...
06/27/17
Far East Fringe Tuesday Evening Ride

Ride the roads west of Plymouth. Experienced riders; A/B; 20-33+ miles.

more info...
06/28/17
9:00am, Early Morning Ride from Ann Arbor West Side

9 am Early Morning Ride from Ann Arbor West Side
B ride tom Chelsea or Whitmore Lake and beyond.
Start: 09:00 am Bird Hills Park parking lot, Newport Rd.
B: 40+ mi
Captain: Kevin McGuinness
kmcguinn@comcast.net
734-649-9762

more info...
06/28/17
Northwestern Brunch Ride (Wednesdays, 9:00AM)

Every Wednesday 9:00 am
Northwestern Brunch Ride Enjoy some of our favorite roads when traffic is low. Ride the area from Leslie to Mason, Munith Webberville and Grass lake. Ride will vary each week.  Stop for brunch.
Start: Stockbridge Park, north end of N Wood St, 1st rt turn west of Main Square.

Captains: Jeffrey Spoon, 734-846-0604, jdspoon@spooncompanies.com 

more info...
06/28/17
Far East Fringe Wednesday AM Ride

Ride Hines Park. Alternate route is on roads west of Plymouth.

more info...
06/28/17
Wednesday Morning Kensington Metro Park Ride

Ride under I-96  to Island Lake and back to Kensington around the west side of Kent Lake; onto Milford (via path).  Stop for lunch at Americus Coney & Grill: then head back south around the east side of Kent Lake to the start.

more info...
06/28/17
Superior Salem Dirt Road Ride (9:00AM)

Superior Salem Dirt Road Ride - Wednesdays 9:00AM
Ride gravel roads on a great country circuit.
Start: Start at Trinity Church parking lot: 10101 Ann Arbor Rd, Plymouth MI, 48170 - corner of Godfredson and Plymouth Rd.
C ride- Basic 19 miles with longer routes possible.   Call if temperatures are below 50 or raining.

 

more info...
06/28/17
9:00am, Superior Salem Dirt Road Ride

Ride gravel roads on a great country circuit.

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06/28/17
Bike and Brew Ride

An A/B/C ride from Saline south to Britton/Macon area then west through Clinton. Then stop at the local watering hole for refreshments.
Start Location Varies:
Reference AABTS – Bike and Brew Ride on Facebook https://www.facebook.com/BikeandBrewSalineArea/
or contact Me for start location.

A/B/C: 20+ mi Captain: Jeff Eisemann 734-747-1862 BikingJeff@gmail.com

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06/28/17
5:30pm sharp!, West Side Ride (40th Year!)

Newcomers, casual riders & recumbents welcome!
The ride starts in Dexter at Jeffords St. between Alpine St and Forrest St, overlooking the start of the B2B trail. (Behind the Marathon gas station.)

The ride has two groups. An A/B:25 mile ride and a C:13-16 mile ride. Both rides use the B2B Trail to Hudson Mills. (No cars!)
 

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06/28/17
Kensington Sunset Ride

Join us for an evening's ride through Island Lake State Rec Area and around Kensington MetroPark every Wednesday through October. We start in the upper lot of the East boat launch in Kensington MetroPark. Rides are generally 15-40 miles depending on weather and the group's stamina. We may also ride a loop into Milford. Occasionally will start the rides in South Lyon; but will meet the main group at the park. Kensington MetroPark is at  ​I-96 & Kent Lake Road.

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06/28/17
Far East Fringe Wednesday Evening Ride

Hines Park to Dearborn. 15-30+ miles. A/B/C.

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