Calendar of Events - Ann Arbor Bicycle Touring Society

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Events in the month of July 2017
07/01/17
Far West Quad County Ride  
Every Saturday, 8:00 Aug; 9:00 Sept

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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07/01/17
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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07/01/17
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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07/01/17
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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07/02/17
AABTS Members' OHR
Rides start at Aberdeen Bike & Fitness,
1101 S Main in Chelsea.
Lunch atPortage Lake State Park will be provided by Aberdeen.
100, 75, 39 Miles

One Helluva Ride Routes
One Helluva Ride Routes - Links to ridewithgps.com
You may download the files you need and transfer them to your bike computer. Follow the instructions on the Ride with GPS page (Click on "EXPORT", upper right of the page)

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07/02/17
Ride to Wauseon B 60+ miles or Ride to Archibold A 80+ miles
 

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07/02/17

West Torch Lake Ride (9am Sunday, July 2)

C/D ride

Ride from Pine Hill Nursery to Elk Rapids

20-30 miles

paved, rolling road, scenic views of Torch Lake

Captains:  Jeanette & Chuck Hescheles

734-660-4775


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07/02/17
Ride the roads west of Plymouth (30-50+ miles) or Hines Drive (20+ miles).
more info...

07/02/17
A relaxing conversational ride through Hines Park. No ride if temperatures are below 60 or above 90 degrees.
more info...

07/03/17 - 03/01/17
Let's have some fun having alligators chasing us as we trek through the Florida Everglades. Daily rides multiple distances. 50-100 miles. Meet at the Wal-Mart (Collier Blvd and US 41 Tamiami Trail) at 7:00 am. Please call me day before to go over route. 
more info...

07/03/17
Northern Torch Lake Ride
Ride from the west side of Torch Lake north to Norwood on paved roads. Enjoy gorgeous views of Lake Michigan, rolling hills and beautiful countryside. Great lunch available at
the café after the ride.

C/D: 30 mi+

9:00 am Pine Hill Nursery on US31
Captains: Jeanette & Chuck Hescheles
734-660-4775 cell:734-395-6404

more info...

07/03/17
Ride Hines Park. Alternate route is on roads west of Plymouth.
more info...

07/03/17
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...

07/03/17
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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07/03/17
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...

07/03/17
Ride Gravel roads to Independance Lake, Llama Farm and other low traffic destinations.
more info...

07/03/17
Temporarily Suspended -- Construction in Jackson
Falling Waters Adventure (Every Monday June-September)
Start at trailhead of Falling Waters Trail on Weatherwax Rd, in Jackson and ride trail to
Concord -lunch- return to trail head. Flat and scenic' crossing thru Lime Lake.

C: 22+ miles
RSVP (Call ride captain if you intend to ride.)
Connie Cavanaugh at 517- 764-3340 or 586-929-0251

42°12'36.5"N 84°26'29.8"W
42.210136, -84.441610
 

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07/03/17
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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07/03/17
Hines Park to Dearborn; A/B/C 15-30+ miles 
more info...

07/04/17
A ride imitating the Saturday Dexter Breakfast Ride.
more info...

07/04/17
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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07/04/17
Northern Torch Lake 4th of July
Ride Ride from the west side of Torch Lake north, then east to Central Lake to enjoy a great
Independence Day parade. Pancake breakfast, BBQ and flea market also available.

C/D: 30-60+ mi

9 am Pine Hill Nursery on US31

Captains: Jeanette & Chuck Hescheles
734-660-4775 cell 734-395-6404

more info...

07/04/17
Ride Hines Park. Alternate route is on roads west of Plymouth.
more info...

07/04/17
Leisurely ride along Hines Drive. Novice riders welcome.
more info...

07/04/17
A ride for women. Ride down Huron River Drive to Dexter and possibly further. Join us afterwards for dinner.
more info...

07/04/17
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...

07/04/17
Ride the roads west of Plymouth. Experienced riders; A/B; 20-33+ miles.
more info...

07/05/17
8 am Early Morning Ride from Ann Arbor West Side
B ride to Chelsea or Whitmore Lake and beyond.
Start: 08:00 am Bird Hills Park parking lot, Newport Rd.
B: 40+ mi
Captain: Kevin McGuinness
kmcguinn@comcast.net
734-649-9762

more info...

07/05/17
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...

07/05/17
Ride Hines Park. Alternate route is on roads west of Plymouth.
more info...

07/05/17
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...

07/05/17
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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07/05/17
Ride gravel roads on a great country circuit.
more info...

07/05/17
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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07/05/17
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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07/05/17
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  â€‹I-96 & Kent Lake Road.
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07/05/17
Hines Park to Dearborn. 15-30+ miles. A/B/C.
more info...

07/06/17
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...

07/06/17
Ride Hines Park. Alternate route is on roads west of Plymouth.
more info...

07/06/17
Leisurely ride along Hines Drive. Novice riders welcome.
more info...

07/06/17
Ride the roads west of Plymouth. Experienced riders; A/B; 20-33+ miles.
more info...

07/06/17
Frank Lloyd Wright Ride (​Thursdays August-September 6:30 PM.)
Enjoy lightly traveled dirt roads. Fat tire bikes recommended.
Start: 2722 Georgetown Blvd, Ann Arbor, MI 48105

C 15-18 mi
Captains: Jack and Beth Caldwell 734-663-5060
John Butwin 734-717-7567

NOTE New Earlier Time Effective 24 August

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07/07/17
Ride along Hines Drive.
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07/07/17
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  
    â€‹Vickie Smith 734-996-9461  vickie.smith@comcast.net 

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07/08/17
Jul 8 (Sat)
OHR – One Helluva Ride!
Our fabulous annual Club invitational fund raiser; always held on the 2nd Saturday of July. Rides of 39, 64, 75 & 100 miles start at Chelsea (MI) Fairgrounds; 15- & 30-mile Fun Rides start at Portage Lake State Park. (AABTS members: Please consider volunteering to work on ride day, & ride the AABTS Members’ OHR route the Sunday before.)
Captain: Jeffrey Spoon  734-846-0604  jdspoon@spooncompanies.com

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07/09/17 - 12/21/17
Jul 9-Dec 21 (Sun-Thu)
South American Epic Tour
Tour D’Afrique tour is the only South American bicycle trip that covers the continent from top to bottom, from Cartagena, Columbia to Ushuaia, Tierra del Fuego on the shores of the Drake Passage. Nine sections, may sign up for some or all. http://tdaglobalcycling.com/south-american-epic
Captain: Lloyd Strong  519-252-86743  Lstrong2@cogeco.ca

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07/09/17
Ride the roads west of Plymouth (30-50+ miles) or Hines Drive (20+ miles).
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07/09/17
Sunday Democratic Rides (Sundays 9:00AM)
Wheeler Park, Ann Arbor, MI

NOTE: If you wish to submit a Sunday ride to replace any of the scheduled Sunday "demoncratic" rides, please do so NOW. As an AABTS member, you will be credited with being the ride leader and will accumulate coveted Club Miles. Go for it! Log-in and Submit a Ride.


 

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07/09/17
A relaxing conversational ride through Hines Park. No ride if temperatures are below 60 or above 90 degrees.
more info...

07/10/17 - 03/01/17
Let's have some fun having alligators chasing us as we trek through the Florida Everglades. Daily rides multiple distances. 50-100 miles. Meet at the Wal-Mart (Collier Blvd and US 41 Tamiami Trail) at 7:00 am. Please call me day before to go over route. 
more info...

07/10/17
Ride Hines Park. Alternate route is on roads west of Plymouth.
more info...

07/10/17
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...

07/10/17
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...

07/10/17
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...

07/10/17
Ride Gravel roads to Independance Lake, Llama Farm and other low traffic destinations.
more info...

07/10/17
Temporarily Suspended -- Construction in Jackson
Falling Waters Adventure (Every Monday June-September)
Start at trailhead of Falling Waters Trail on Weatherwax Rd, in Jackson and ride trail to
Concord -lunch- return to trail head. Flat and scenic' crossing thru Lime Lake.

C: 22+ miles
RSVP (Call ride captain if you intend to ride.)
Connie Cavanaugh at 517- 764-3340 or 586-929-0251

42°12'36.5"N 84°26'29.8"W
42.210136, -84.441610
 

more info...

07/10/17
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...

07/10/17
Hines Park to Dearborn; A/B/C 15-30+ miles 
more info...

07/10/17

An easy, no drop ride


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07/11/17
A ride imitating the Saturday Dexter Breakfast Ride.
more info...

07/11/17
A ride imitating the Saturday Dexter Breakfast Ride.
8:00AM August; 9:00AM Septermber-

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07/11/17
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 

more info...

07/11/17
Ride Hines Park. Alternate route is on roads west of Plymouth.
more info...

07/11/17
Leisurely ride along Hines Drive. Novice riders welcome.
more info...

07/11/17
A ride for women. Ride down Huron River Drive to Dexter and possibly further. Join us afterwards for dinner.
more info...

07/11/17
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...

07/11/17
Ride the roads west of Plymouth. Experienced riders; A/B; 20-33+ miles.
more info...

07/12/17
8 am Early Morning Ride from Ann Arbor West Side
B ride to Chelsea or Whitmore Lake and beyond.
Start: 08:00 am Bird Hills Park parking lot, Newport Rd.
B: 40+ mi
Captain: Kevin McGuinness
kmcguinn@comcast.net
734-649-9762

more info...

07/12/17
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...

07/12/17
Ride Hines Park. Alternate route is on roads west of Plymouth.
more info...

07/12/17
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...

07/12/17
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...

07/12/17
Ride gravel roads on a great country circuit.
more info...

07/12/17
Ride gravel roads on a great country circuit.
more info...

07/12/17
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

more info...

07/12/17
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...

07/12/17
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  â€‹I-96 & Kent Lake Road.
more info...

07/12/17
Hines Park to Dearborn. 15-30+ miles. A/B/C.
more info...

07/13/17
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...

07/13/17
Ride Hines Park. Alternate route is on roads west of Plymouth.
more info...

07/13/17
Leisurely ride along Hines Drive. Novice riders welcome.
more info...

07/13/17
Ride the roads west of Plymouth. Experienced riders; A/B; 20-33+ miles.
more info...

07/13/17
Frank Lloyd Wright Ride (​Thursdays August-September 6:30 PM.)
Enjoy lightly traveled dirt roads. Fat tire bikes recommended.
Start: 2722 Georgetown Blvd, Ann Arbor, MI 48105

C 15-18 mi
Captains: Jack and Beth Caldwell 734-663-5060
John Butwin 734-717-7567

NOTE New Earlier Time Effective 24 August

more info...

07/14/17
Ride along Hines Drive.
more info...

07/14/17
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  
    â€‹Vickie Smith 734-996-9461  vickie.smith@comcast.net 

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07/15/17
Far West Quad County Ride  
Every Saturday, 8:00 Aug; 9:00 Sept

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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07/15/17
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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07/15/17
Pre-RAT ride
Ride from the west side of Torch Lake to Norwood or beyond on paved, low traffic roads. Gorgeous views of Lake Michigan and rolling hills

B/C/D: 30 mi

9 am Pine Hill Nursery on US31

Captains: Jeanette & Chuck Hescheles
734-660-4775 cell: 734-395-6404

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07/15/17
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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07/15/17
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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07/16/17 - 07/21/17
Experience Michigan’s classic cycling vacation amidst the Sleeping Bear National Lakeshore overlooking Lake Michigan while winding through the forests and valleys of the Leelanau Peninsula and you’ll know why Bicycling Magazine calls it “One of the top ten multi day rides in America” and why ABC’s Good Morning America dubbed it “the most beautiful place in America.” The MichiganderBicycle Tour combines beautiful trails, Great Lakes beaches, lighthouses, rivers, virgin white pines, and a healthy serving of brewpubs.Cyclists have three tour options; 2-Day Tour, 6-Day Tour or 8-day Tour and an optional century ride. Routes are on paved and crushed limestone trails and backroads with occasional jaunts on dirt roads. Includes breakfast and dinner daily with camping at Frankfort & Leland High Schools and Grand Traverse Civic Center.
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07/16/17
Jul 16  (Sun)
Ride around Torch (RAT)
Elk Rapids, MI. 
Annual one-day 26-, 40-, 63-, or 100-mile bicycle tour primarily along the scenic shores of Torch Lake, 

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07/16/17
Ride the roads west of Plymouth (30-50+ miles) or Hines Drive (20+ miles).
more info...

07/16/17
Sunday Democratic Rides (Sundays 9:00AM)
Wheeler Park, Ann Arbor, MI

NOTE: If you wish to submit a Sunday ride to replace any of the scheduled Sunday "demoncratic" rides, please do so NOW. As an AABTS member, you will be credited with being the ride leader and will accumulate coveted Club Miles. Go for it! Log-in and Submit a Ride.


 

more info...

07/16/17
A relaxing conversational ride through Hines Park. No ride if temperatures are below 60 or above 90 degrees.
more info...

07/17/17 - 03/01/17
Let's have some fun having alligators chasing us as we trek through the Florida Everglades. Daily rides multiple distances. 50-100 miles. Meet at the Wal-Mart (Collier Blvd and US 41 Tamiami Trail) at 7:00 am. Please call me day before to go over route. 
more info...

07/17/17
Ride Hines Park. Alternate route is on roads west of Plymouth.
more info...

07/17/17
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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07/17/17
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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07/17/17
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...

07/17/17
Ride Gravel roads to Independance Lake, Llama Farm and other low traffic destinations.
more info...

07/17/17
Temporarily Suspended -- Construction in Jackson
Falling Waters Adventure (Every Monday June-September)
Start at trailhead of Falling Waters Trail on Weatherwax Rd, in Jackson and ride trail to
Concord -lunch- return to trail head. Flat and scenic' crossing thru Lime Lake.

C: 22+ miles
RSVP (Call ride captain if you intend to ride.)
Connie Cavanaugh at 517- 764-3340 or 586-929-0251

42°12'36.5"N 84°26'29.8"W
42.210136, -84.441610
 

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07/17/17
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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07/17/17
Hines Park to Dearborn; A/B/C 15-30+ miles 
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07/17/17

An easy, no drop ride


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07/18/17
A ride imitating the Saturday Dexter Breakfast Ride.
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07/18/17
A ride imitating the Saturday Dexter Breakfast Ride.
8:00AM August; 9:00AM Septermber-

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07/18/17
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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07/18/17
Ride Hines Park. Alternate route is on roads west of Plymouth.
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07/18/17
Leisurely ride along Hines Drive. Novice riders welcome.
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07/18/17
A ride for women. Ride down Huron River Drive to Dexter and possibly further. Join us afterwards for dinner.
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07/18/17
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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07/18/17
Ride the roads west of Plymouth. Experienced riders; A/B; 20-33+ miles.
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07/19/17
8 am Early Morning Ride from Ann Arbor West Side
B ride to Chelsea or Whitmore Lake and beyond.
Start: 08:00 am Bird Hills Park parking lot, Newport Rd.
B: 40+ mi
Captain: Kevin McGuinness
kmcguinn@comcast.net
734-649-9762

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07/19/17
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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07/19/17
Ride Hines Park. Alternate route is on roads west of Plymouth.
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07/19/17
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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07/19/17
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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07/19/17
Ride gravel roads on a great country circuit.
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07/19/17
Ride gravel roads on a great country circuit.
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07/19/17
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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07/19/17
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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07/19/17
22-40 mile ride from the upper parking lot of the East Boat Launch. Cycle through Island Lake Recreation Area and around Kensington Lake; ride can be extended to Milford and back to Kensington. I-96 and Kent Lake Road.
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07/19/17
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  â€‹I-96 & Kent Lake Road.
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07/19/17
Hines Park to Dearborn. 15-30+ miles. A/B/C.
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07/20/17
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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07/20/17
Ride Hines Park. Alternate route is on roads west of Plymouth.
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07/20/17
Leisurely ride along Hines Drive. Novice riders welcome.
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07/20/17
Ride the roads west of Plymouth. Experienced riders; A/B; 20-33+ miles.
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07/20/17
Frank Lloyd Wright Ride (​Thursdays August-September 6:30 PM.)
Enjoy lightly traveled dirt roads. Fat tire bikes recommended.
Start: 2722 Georgetown Blvd, Ann Arbor, MI 48105

C 15-18 mi
Captains: Jack and Beth Caldwell 734-663-5060
John Butwin 734-717-7567

NOTE New Earlier Time Effective 24 August

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07/21/17
Ride along Hines Drive.
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07/21/17
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  
    â€‹Vickie Smith 734-996-9461  vickie.smith@comcast.net 

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07/22/17
Far West Quad County Ride  
Every Saturday, 8:00 Aug; 9:00 Sept

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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07/22/17
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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07/22/17
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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07/22/17 - 07/27/17
Lake Michigan Summer Break
July 22-27 (Sat –Thurs)

Rides Daily rides in the Ludington area.
Contact ride captain for details.
B: 40-50 mi
Captain: Kevin McGuinness
734-649-9762.  


07/22/17
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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07/23/17 - 07/29/17
Jul 23-29 (Sat-Sat)
RAGBRAI XLV - The Register’s Annual Great Rider Across Iowa
Classic cross-state bicycle tour—the granddaddy of them all! The 2017 route will be: Orange City, Spencer, Algona, Clear Lake, Charles City, Cresco, Waukon, & Lansing. Weeklong registration now closed, day passes available. www.ragbrai.org

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07/23/17
Ride the roads west of Plymouth (30-50+ miles) or Hines Drive (20+ miles).
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07/23/17

Meet at Lower Huron Metropark - Turtle Cove Family Aquatic Center, 40151 E Huron River Dr, at 10 am 
The paved trail follows the Huron river basin through Lower Huron, Willow, Oakwoods, Lake Erie Metroparks and the communities of Flat Rock, Brownstown and Gibraltar to the Lake Erie shoreline.

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07/23/17
A relaxing conversational ride through Hines Park. No ride if temperatures are below 60 or above 90 degrees.
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07/24/17 - 03/01/17
Let's have some fun having alligators chasing us as we trek through the Florida Everglades. Daily rides multiple distances. 50-100 miles. Meet at the Wal-Mart (Collier Blvd and US 41 Tamiami Trail) at 7:00 am. Please call me day before to go over route. 
more info...

07/24/17
Ride Hines Park. Alternate route is on roads west of Plymouth.
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07/24/17
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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07/24/17
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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07/24/17
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...

07/24/17
Ride Gravel roads to Independance Lake, Llama Farm and other low traffic destinations.
more info...

07/24/17
Temporarily Suspended -- Construction in Jackson
Falling Waters Adventure (Every Monday June-September)
Start at trailhead of Falling Waters Trail on Weatherwax Rd, in Jackson and ride trail to
Concord -lunch- return to trail head. Flat and scenic' crossing thru Lime Lake.

C: 22+ miles
RSVP (Call ride captain if you intend to ride.)
Connie Cavanaugh at 517- 764-3340 or 586-929-0251

42°12'36.5"N 84°26'29.8"W
42.210136, -84.441610
 

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07/24/17
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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07/24/17
Hines Park to Dearborn; A/B/C 15-30+ miles 
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07/24/17

An easy, no drop ride


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07/25/17
A ride imitating the Saturday Dexter Breakfast Ride.
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07/25/17
A ride imitating the Saturday Dexter Breakfast Ride.
8:00AM August; 9:00AM Septermber-

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07/25/17
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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07/25/17
Ride Hines Park. Alternate route is on roads west of Plymouth.
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07/25/17
Leisurely ride along Hines Drive. Novice riders welcome.
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07/25/17
Ride to the west or north from Chelsea
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07/25/17
A ride for women. Ride down Huron River Drive to Dexter and possibly further. Join us afterwards for dinner.
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07/25/17
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...

07/25/17
Ride the roads west of Plymouth. Experienced riders; A/B; 20-33+ miles.
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07/26/17
8 am Early Morning Ride from Ann Arbor West Side
B ride to Chelsea or Whitmore Lake and beyond.
Start: 08:00 am Bird Hills Park parking lot, Newport Rd.
B: 40+ mi
Captain: Kevin McGuinness
kmcguinn@comcast.net
734-649-9762

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07/26/17
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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07/26/17
Ride Hines Park. Alternate route is on roads west of Plymouth.
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07/26/17
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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07/26/17
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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07/26/17
Ride gravel roads on a great country circuit.
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07/26/17
Ride gravel roads on a great country circuit.
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07/26/17
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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07/26/17
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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07/26/17
22-40 mile ride from the upper parking lot of the East Boat Launch. Cycle through Island Lake Recreation Area and around Kensington Lake; ride can be extended to Milford and back to Kensington. I-96 and Kent Lake Road.
more info...

07/26/17
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  â€‹I-96 & Kent Lake Road.
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07/26/17
Hines Park to Dearborn. 15-30+ miles. A/B/C.
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07/27/17 - 07/30/17
Wish-A-Mile (WAM) 300 Bicycle Tour
July 27 - 30, 2017 (Thu-Sun)

30th annual.  Three-day, 300-mile tour, the largest fundraising event for the Make-A-Wish Foundation of Michigan.
 Ride starts in Traverse City, MI and ends in Brooklyn, MI with a lap around the Michigan International Speedway.
Bus provided from Brooklyn to start of ride.  
Also, Sunday July 30, is the WAM 50, a one day, 50-mile loop ride out of Brooklyn.  

http://wam.kintera.org/faf/home/default.asp?ievent=1166165

Captain: John Finnegan 734-981-0787  johnbfinnegan@aol.com

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07/27/17
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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07/27/17
Ride Hines Park. Alternate route is on roads west of Plymouth.
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07/27/17
Leisurely ride along Hines Drive. Novice riders welcome.
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07/27/17
Ride the roads west of Plymouth. Experienced riders; A/B; 20-33+ miles.
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07/27/17
Frank Lloyd Wright Ride (​Thursdays August-September 6:30 PM.)
Enjoy lightly traveled dirt roads. Fat tire bikes recommended.
Start: 2722 Georgetown Blvd, Ann Arbor, MI 48105

C 15-18 mi
Captains: Jack and Beth Caldwell 734-663-5060
John Butwin 734-717-7567

NOTE New Earlier Time Effective 24 August

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07/27/17
This ride leaves from Wheels in Motion and heads up and away from Ann Arbor to partake in the area's hillier terrain. Start: Wheels in Motion  A/B 15-25+ Captains: Doug Tidd 734-678-8297 DeWight and Vickie Plotner â€‹734-971-2121
 

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07/28/17
Ride along Hines Drive.
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07/28/17
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  
    â€‹Vickie Smith 734-996-9461  vickie.smith@comcast.net 

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07/29/17
Far West Quad County Ride  
Every Saturday, 8:00 Aug; 9:00 Sept

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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07/29/17
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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07/29/17
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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07/29/17
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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07/30/17
Ride the roads west of Plymouth (30-50+ miles) or Hines Drive (20+ miles).
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07/30/17
A/B
Wheeler Park, Ann Arbor, MI to Munith, MI, and return
81.1 mi
 

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07/30/17
A relaxing conversational ride through Hines Park. No ride if temperatures are below 60 or above 90 degrees.
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07/31/17 - 03/01/17
Let's have some fun having alligators chasing us as we trek through the Florida Everglades. Daily rides multiple distances. 50-100 miles. Meet at the Wal-Mart (Collier Blvd and US 41 Tamiami Trail) at 7:00 am. Please call me day before to go over route. 
more info...

07/31/17
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...

07/31/17
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...

07/31/17
Ride Hines Park. Alternate route is on roads west of Plymouth.
more info...

07/31/17
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...

07/31/17
Ride Gravel roads to Independance Lake, Llama Farm and other low traffic destinations.
more info...

07/31/17
Temporarily Suspended -- Construction in Jackson
Falling Waters Adventure (Every Monday June-September)
Start at trailhead of Falling Waters Trail on Weatherwax Rd, in Jackson and ride trail to
Concord -lunch- return to trail head. Flat and scenic' crossing thru Lime Lake.

C: 22+ miles
RSVP (Call ride captain if you intend to ride.)
Connie Cavanaugh at 517- 764-3340 or 586-929-0251

42°12'36.5"N 84°26'29.8"W
42.210136, -84.441610
 

more info...

07/31/17
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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07/31/17
Hines Park to Dearborn; A/B/C 15-30+ miles 
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07/31/17

An easy, no drop ride


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