Saturday Ride Roundup

72 degrees and partly cloudy. Should be a good day for riding tomorrow.

9am leaving from Tacoma Bike (@tacomabike):

This ride is not about speed. Length or ride is 100km, with 1500m vertial, and no more than 4 hours riding time. We have four climbs on Gig Harbor but none are Dana Road. No matter your riding skills we have a no drop rule in the C & B groups so feel free to join in. Strongly recommend bringing full water bottles and energy food, picture ID and checking your bike and equipment before the ride Saturday. Please contact Jim Ahrens if you have any questions. Map

8am from Forza at 27th and Bridgeport for the Spokie Cycling Club (@OldTownBicycle):

This is the Saturday morning Spokie Cycling Club Ride. We average about 17 MPH for the entire ride going about 20-25 MPH on flat roads. No lunch stop. Route is decided at Forza on the morning of the ride. We begin and end every ride together and have a lot of fun. Coffee and conversation at Forza at the end of every ride. If this kind of riding sounds like fun come join us! For more information call Robert Deehan (253) 272-9682. Map

8am Pancake Breakfast Ride from Proctor Starbucks with the Tacoma Wheelmen

Join Steve and Phyllis for their traditional Pancake breakfast ride in Spanaway. Map

9am Saturday Social Ride to Lincoln Creek/ Independence Valley with the Capital Bicycling Club

34 miles, Pace 2, 3. Tour the rolling hills of Lincoln Creek, take a short climb up Manners Road, and enjoy the wonderfully long downhill on the other side to return to Rochester along Independence Creek. Moderate pace. Riders who want more miles and more hills have the option of taking on the Garrard Creek Loop on their own, or bicycling to the ride start from Olympia. Meet at Swede Hall in Rochester, 18543 Albany St. SW. Map

9am MBT ride in Capitol State Forest with the Capital Bicycling Club

XC or Shuttle Trail Rides, depending on what the group wants to do. Pace varies. Everyone waits at the fire road crossings for you no matter your pace. Usually 15 plus riders. Rain or Shine. Map