Calendar of Events - Ann Arbor Bicycle Touring Society

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Events in the next 30 days...
11/01/2017 - 02/28/2018

A no drop ride through the streets and desert countryside of Mesa, AZ. The ride begins in Mesa and travels to downtown Mesa on bicycle friendly roads. It culminates in Gold Rush Frontier Town (tourist trap) in Apache Junction.

Call ride captain for starting time and location. A/B/C 20+ mi

Captain: Terry Treppa - 
734-776-1885


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12/01/2017 - 05/11/2018
Ride to various destinations around Largo & Indian Rocks Beach, FL, including the 60+ mile Pinellas Trail, beaches, parks, towns, & our favorite lunch spots. All rides start at the George C. McGough Nature Park/The Narrows, 11901 146th St. North, Largo. Occasional remote start rides other destinations. Visiting AABTS members are asked to call one of the ride captains listed. START TIME CHANGES TO 9 A.M. STARTING IN FEBRUARY.
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01/15/2018 - 01/19/2018
Weekdays December 2017-March 2018)
Ann Arbor & Dexter Winter Democratic Rides
Group selects captain & route.
A/B/C: 10:00 am Bird Hills Park parking lot, Newport Rd
Info: Joe Pavlovich 545-0541
A/B/C: 11:00 Dexter Pavilion
Info: John Pierce 994-5908

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01/17/2018 - 01/19/2018
Ride the Florida Everglades and see all the wild life. Ride 40 - 100+ miles on scenic roads in the Everglades. 

Meet at Wal-Mart on Collier Boulevard just south of Tamiami Trail in Naples. We can leave a various times based on how far the ride will be that day but plan on starting no later then 8 am to beat the heat. 

Please call me the night before if you plan on riding or if you want to know where to ride on your own. 

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01/17/2018
Snow Flake Ride (Northwestern Brunch Ride (Wednesdays, 9:00AM))
Wednesdays December Through March (Except February)
 
Northwestern Brunch Ride Enjoy some of our favorite roads during the winter months. Ride the area from Leslie to Mason, Munith Webberville and Grass lake. Ride will vary each week depending on weather.  Stop for brunch.

Start: Stockbridge Park, north end of N Wood St, 1st rt turn west of Main Square.

Stockbridge Park
N Wood St
Stockbridge, MI 49285

Contact Person:
Jeffrey Spoon
(phone: 734-846-0604)
 

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01/17/2018
Ride Hines Park or route on roads west of Plymouth.  Start time 10:00am.
Riders choose destination and ride leader to record Club miles ridden.

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01/18/2018
Jackson County Ride (Thursdays 9:00AM) Frosty the Snowman Ride
December Through March (except February)

9:00am Multi County Ride Winter Brunch ride starting at Cavanaugh Lake Chelsea Michigan
Join the hearty cycles and experience what winter has to offer

Captain Courage’s Jeffrey Spoon jdspoon@spooncompanies.com 734 846-0604
 

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01/18/2018
Ride Hines Park or alternate route on roads West of Plymouth.  Start time 10:00am.
Riders choose destination and ride leader to record Club miles ridden.

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01/19/2018
Ride along Hines Drive.  Start time 10:00am.
Riders choose destination and ride leader to report Club miles ridden.
 

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01/20/2018
A ride/run/walk event for the whole family. Festivities begin and end at Cambier Park in the heart of Old Naples.

The event features bike rides for all levels – 100, 62, 30, 20 miles and a special 5 miler for families with kids, and a 3k Fun Run/Walk.  

There will be craft beers, a band, delicious lunch from Moe’s, vendor expo with games, and silent auction.

Proceeds help support the work of Naples Pathways Coalition to create safe, bikeable, walkable communities.

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01/20/2018
Ride the Border - to - Border Trail and visit restaurants in Ann Arbor or Ypsilanti.
Group decides lunch stop. 
A/B/C no - drop ride: 22+ mi



 

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01/20/2018
Ride Hines Park or alternate route on roads west of Plymouth.  Start time 10:00am.
Riders choose destination and ride leader to record Club miles ridden.

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01/20/2018
Ann Arbor Democratic Ride (1:00PM)
A later ride for those who would rather wait until it warms up a bit. Group selects ride captain and route.
A/B/C: 20+ mi 1:00 pm Wheeler Park
Info: John Pierce 994-5908
Wheeler Park Saturdays December 2017-March 2018

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01/21/2018

2018 Tour De Cape 5K & Bike Ride
Cape Coral, FL

Event Details- Pre-event packet pick-up celebration.The weekend begins with a kick offcelebration at Cape Harbour. Participants can pick up packets, maps, and t-shirts On Jan 19th from 5:00 to 8:00 pm.
5K is on Jan 20 with an 8 am Start Time

Bike Ride is Jan 21 with an 8 am Start Time For 100 miler.

A CPSC approved helmet is mandatory, no exceptions! In Florida, a bicycle is a vehicle and must obey all traffic laws.

The Tour De Cape bike tours are not a race and not on a closed course.

Registration before December 13, 2017 guarantees a Dry Wick shirt.

Registration before January 2, 2018 guarantees a t-shirt.

Registration after January 2, 2018 t-shirts are provided while supplies last


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01/21/2018
Ride Hines Park or alternate route on roads west of Plymouth.  Start time 10:00am.
Riders choose destination and ride leader to record Club miles ridden.

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01/21/2018
Morning and Afternoon Ann Arbor Democratic Rides
Group selects captain and route.
A/B/C: 20+ mi 10:00 am Wheeler Park
Info: Joe Pavlovich 734-545-0541
A/B/C: 20+ mi 1:00 pm Wheeler Park
Info: John Pierce 734-994-5908

Every Sunday ecember 2017-March 2018

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01/21/2018
Terry's Herd of Turtles No Drop ride (Sunday Dec, Jan, Feb, Mar)
Sunday Afternoon Ride in the Park
A relaxing conversational ride through Hines Park. No ride if temperatures are below 60 or above 90 degrees.

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01/22/2018
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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01/22/2018
Ride Hines Park or alternate route on roads west of Plymouth.  Start time 10:00am.
Riders choose destination and ride leader to record Club miles ridden.
 

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01/22/2018
Paved Country Roads Ride (Mondays 12:00pm)
A/B/C: 18/24/30 mi 12:00
Winter rides continue Dec 2017-Mar 2018

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

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

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01/23/2018
Ride Hines Park or alternate route on roads west of Plymouth.  Start time 10:00am.
Riders choose destination and ride leader to record Club miles ridden.

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01/23/2018
A ride for women. Ride down Huron River Drive to Dexter and possibly further. Join us afterwards for dinner.
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01/23/2018
Ride well maintained B2B to an Ann Arbor or Ypsilanti restaurant. Participants choose location.
Both front and back lights required and reflective clothing strongly suggested.
A/B/C: 10 - 20 miles

 

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01/24/2018
Snow Flake Ride (Northwestern Brunch Ride (Wednesdays, 9:00AM))
Wednesdays December Through March (Except February)
 
Northwestern Brunch Ride Enjoy some of our favorite roads during the winter months. Ride the area from Leslie to Mason, Munith Webberville and Grass lake. Ride will vary each week depending on weather.  Stop for brunch.

Start: Stockbridge Park, north end of N Wood St, 1st rt turn west of Main Square.

Stockbridge Park
N Wood St
Stockbridge, MI 49285

Contact Person:
Jeffrey Spoon
(phone: 734-846-0604)
 

more info...

01/24/2018
Ride Hines Park or route on roads west of Plymouth.  Start time 10:00am.
Riders choose destination and ride leader to record Club miles ridden.

more info...

01/25/2018
Jackson County Ride (Thursdays 9:00AM) Frosty the Snowman Ride
December Through March (except February)

9:00am Multi County Ride Winter Brunch ride starting at Cavanaugh Lake Chelsea Michigan
Join the hearty cycles and experience what winter has to offer

Captain Courage’s Jeffrey Spoon jdspoon@spooncompanies.com 734 846-0604
 

more info...

01/25/2018
Ride Hines Park or alternate route on roads West of Plymouth.  Start time 10:00am.
Riders choose destination and ride leader to record Club miles ridden.

more info...

01/26/2018
Ride along Hines Drive.  Start time 10:00am.
Riders choose destination and ride leader to report Club miles ridden.
 

more info...

01/27/2018
Ride the Border - to - Border Trail and visit restaurants in Ann Arbor or Ypsilanti.
Group decides lunch stop. 
A/B/C no - drop ride: 22+ mi



 

more info...

01/27/2018
Ride Hines Park or alternate route on roads west of Plymouth.  Start time 10:00am.
Riders choose destination and ride leader to record Club miles ridden.

more info...

01/27/2018
Ann Arbor Democratic Ride (1:00PM)
A later ride for those who would rather wait until it warms up a bit. Group selects ride captain and route.
A/B/C: 20+ mi 1:00 pm Wheeler Park
Info: John Pierce 994-5908
Wheeler Park Saturdays December 2017-March 2018

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01/28/2018
Ride Hines Park or alternate route on roads west of Plymouth.  Start time 10:00am.
Riders choose destination and ride leader to record Club miles ridden.

more info...

01/28/2018
Morning and Afternoon Ann Arbor Democratic Rides
Group selects captain and route.
A/B/C: 20+ mi 10:00 am Wheeler Park
Info: Joe Pavlovich 734-545-0541
A/B/C: 20+ mi 1:00 pm Wheeler Park
Info: John Pierce 734-994-5908

Every Sunday ecember 2017-March 2018

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01/28/2018
Terry's Herd of Turtles No Drop ride (Sunday Dec, Jan, Feb, Mar)
Sunday Afternoon Ride in the Park
A relaxing conversational ride through Hines Park. No ride if temperatures are below 60 or above 90 degrees.

more info...

01/29/2018
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...

01/29/2018
Ride Hines Park or alternate route on roads west of Plymouth.  Start time 10:00am.
Riders choose destination and ride leader to record Club miles ridden.
 

more info...

01/29/2018 - 02/02/2018
Weekdays December 2017-March 2018)
Ann Arbor & Dexter Winter Democratic Rides
Group selects captain & route.
A/B/C: 10:00 am Bird Hills Park parking lot, Newport Rd
Info: Joe Pavlovich 545-0541
A/B/C: 11:00 Dexter Pavilion
Info: John Pierce 994-5908

more info...

01/29/2018
Paved Country Roads Ride (Mondays 12:00pm)
A/B/C: 18/24/30 mi 12:00
Winter rides continue Dec 2017-Mar 2018

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

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

more info...

01/30/2018
Ride Hines Park or alternate route on roads west of Plymouth.  Start time 10:00am.
Riders choose destination and ride leader to record Club miles ridden.

more info...

01/30/2018
A ride for women. Ride down Huron River Drive to Dexter and possibly further. Join us afterwards for dinner.
more info...

01/30/2018
Ride well maintained B2B to an Ann Arbor or Ypsilanti restaurant. Participants choose location.
Both front and back lights required and reflective clothing strongly suggested.
A/B/C: 10 - 20 miles

 

more info...

01/31/2018
Snow Flake Ride (Northwestern Brunch Ride (Wednesdays, 9:00AM))
Wednesdays December Through March (Except February)
 
Northwestern Brunch Ride Enjoy some of our favorite roads during the winter months. Ride the area from Leslie to Mason, Munith Webberville and Grass lake. Ride will vary each week depending on weather.  Stop for brunch.

Start: Stockbridge Park, north end of N Wood St, 1st rt turn west of Main Square.

Stockbridge Park
N Wood St
Stockbridge, MI 49285

Contact Person:
Jeffrey Spoon
(phone: 734-846-0604)
 

more info...

01/31/2018
Ride Hines Park or route on roads west of Plymouth.  Start time 10:00am.
Riders choose destination and ride leader to record Club miles ridden.

more info...

02/01/2018
Ride Hines Park or alternate route on roads west of Plymouth.  Start time 10:00am.
Riders choose destination and ride leader to record Club miles ridden.
 

more info...

02/02/2018
Ride along Hines Drive.  Start time 10:00am.
Riders choose destination and ride leader to report Club miles ridden.

more info...

02/03/2018
Ride the Border - to - Border Trail and visit restaurants in Ann Arbor or Ypsilanti.
Group decides lunch stop. 
A/B/C no - drop ride: 22+ mi



 

more info...

02/03/2018
Ride Hines Park or alternate route on roads west of Plymouth.  Start time 10:00am.
Riders choose destination and ride leader to record Club miles ridden.

more info...

02/03/2018
Ann Arbor Democratic Ride (1:00PM)
A later ride for those who would rather wait until it warms up a bit. Group selects ride captain and route.
A/B/C: 20+ mi 1:00 pm Wheeler Park
Info: John Pierce 994-5908
Wheeler Park Saturdays December 2017-March 2018

more info...

02/04/2018
Ride Hines Park or alternate route on roads west of Plymouth.  Start time 10:00am.
Riders choose destination and ride leader to record Club miles ridden.

more info...

02/04/2018
Morning and Afternoon Ann Arbor Democratic Rides
Group selects captain and route.
A/B/C: 20+ mi 10:00 am Wheeler Park
Info: Joe Pavlovich 734-545-0541
A/B/C: 20+ mi 1:00 pm Wheeler Park
Info: John Pierce 734-994-5908

Every Sunday ecember 2017-March 2018

more info...

02/04/2018
Terry's Herd of Turtles No Drop ride (Sunday Dec, Jan, Feb, Mar)
Sunday Afternoon Ride in the Park
A relaxing conversational ride through Hines Park. No ride if temperatures are below 60 or above 90 degrees.

more info...

02/05/2018
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...

02/05/2018
Ride Hines Park or alternate route on roads west of Plymouth.  Start time 10:00am.
Riders choose destination and ride leader to record Club miles ridden.

more info...

02/05/2018 - 02/09/2018
Weekdays December 2017-March 2018)
Ann Arbor & Dexter Winter Democratic Rides
Group selects captain & route.
A/B/C: 10:00 am Bird Hills Park parking lot, Newport Rd
Info: Joe Pavlovich 545-0541
A/B/C: 11:00 Dexter Pavilion
Info: John Pierce 994-5908

more info...

02/05/2018
Paved Country Roads Ride (Mondays 12:00pm)
A/B/C: 18/24/30 mi 12:00
Winter rides continue Dec 2017-Mar 2018

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

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

more info...

02/06/2018
Ride Hines Park or alternate route on roads west of Plymouth.  Start time 10:00am.
Riders choose destination and ride leader to record Club miles ridden.

more info...

02/06/2018
A ride for women. Ride down Huron River Drive to Dexter and possibly further. Join us afterwards for dinner.
more info...

02/06/2018
Ride well maintained B2B to an Ann Arbor or Ypsilanti restaurant. Participants choose location.
Both front and back lights required and reflective clothing strongly suggested.
A/B/C: 10 - 20 miles

 

more info...

02/07/2018
Ride Hines Park or alternate route on roads west of Plymouth.  Start time 10:00am.
Riders choose destination and ride leader to report Club miles ridden.

more info...

02/08/2018
Ride Hines Park or alternate route on roads west of Plymouth.  Start time 10:00am.
Riders choose destination and ride leader to record Club miles ridden.
 

more info...

02/09/2018
Ride along Hines Drive.  Start time 10:00am.
Riders choose destination and ride leader to report Club miles ridden.

more info...

02/10/2018
Ride Hines Park or alternate route on roads west of Plymouth.  Start time 10:00am.
Riders choose destination and ride leader to record Club miles ridden.

more info...

02/10/2018
Ann Arbor Democratic Ride (1:00PM)
A later ride for those who would rather wait until it warms up a bit. Group selects ride captain and route.
A/B/C: 20+ mi 1:00 pm Wheeler Park
Info: John Pierce 994-5908
Wheeler Park Saturdays December 2017-March 2018

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02/11/2018
Ride Hines Park or alternate route on roads west of Plymouth.  Start time 10:00am.
Riders choose destination and ride leader to record Club miles ridden.

more info...

02/11/2018
Morning and Afternoon Ann Arbor Democratic Rides
Group selects captain and route.
A/B/C: 20+ mi 10:00 am Wheeler Park
Info: Joe Pavlovich 734-545-0541
A/B/C: 20+ mi 1:00 pm Wheeler Park
Info: John Pierce 734-994-5908

Every Sunday ecember 2017-March 2018

more info...

02/11/2018
Terry's Herd of Turtles No Drop ride  (Sundays Dec, Jan, Feb, Mar)
Sunday Afternoon Ride in the Park
A relaxing conversational ride through Hines Park. No ride if temperatures are below 60 or above 90 degrees.
 

more info...

02/12/2018
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...

02/12/2018
Ride Hines Park or alternate route on roads west of Plymouth.  Start time 10:00am.
Riders choose destination and ride leader to record Club miles ridden.

more info...

02/12/2018 - 02/16/2018
Weekdays December 2017-March 2018)
Ann Arbor & Dexter Winter Democratic Rides
Group selects captain & route.
A/B/C: 10:00 am Bird Hills Park parking lot, Newport Rd
Info: Joe Pavlovich 545-0541
A/B/C: 11:00 Dexter Pavilion
Info: John Pierce 994-5908

more info...

02/12/2018
Paved Country Roads Ride (Mondays 12:00pm)
A/B/C: 18/24/30 mi 12:00
Winter Rides Continue Dec 2017-Mar 2018

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

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

more info...

02/13/2018
Ride Hines Park or alternate route on roads west of Plymouth.  Start time 10:00am.
Riders choose destination and ride leader to record Club miles ridden.

more info...

02/13/2018
A ride for women. Ride down Huron River Drive to Dexter and possibly further. Join us afterwards for dinner.
more info...

02/14/2018
Ride Hines Park or alternate route on roads west of Plymouth.  Start time 10:00am.
Riders choose destination and ride leader to report Club miles ridden.

more info...

02/15/2018
Ride Hines Park or alternate route on roads west of Plymouth.  Start time 10:00am.
Riders choose destination and ride leader to record Club miles ridden.
 

more info...

02/16/2018
Ride along Hines Drive.  Start time 10:00am.
Riders choose destination and ride leader to report Club miles ridden.

more info...