Next 8 Bike North Rides


27/04/2018 Friday Spaghetti Western with a Chinese Twist
Effort:Grade: Medium, Distance: 45, Pace: steady
Contact: Gerrit Hagen 0428 150 453
Starts at: 09:00:00 Cafe MacKels in Circa Norwest Shopping Centre off Norbrik Drive.
Ride on the M7 cycleway and visit Nurragingy Reserve to Lighthorse Interchange (Spaghetti Junction) and return. Coffee at Rooty Hill shops
NOTES:Cancelled if raining - M 0428 150 453 no voice mail - please pre-register - riders over 18 years of age only

27/04/2018 Friday Merrylands Brickies
Effort:Grade: Medium, Distance: 38, Pace: steady
Contact: Steve Hardy 0423 573 944
Starts at: 09:00:00 Meadowbank Wharf, end of Bowden St, Meadowbank.
Parramatta valley cycle way route to Rydalmere Rail Station and UWS, through Harris Park with a look at historic houses before crossing to the western side of Church St. Complete a circuit of Holroyd using a number of cycle paths - Ollie
NOTES:Cancelled if raining

28/04/2018 Saturday Flemington Fresh
Effort:Grade: Easy, Distance: 23, Pace: gentle
Contact: Alison Pryor 9874 2383
Starts at: 08:00:00 West Ryde Station (Western Side).
Flemington Markets experience. Pickup the week's fruit & veg or a bunch of fresh flowers with a nice ride through Olympic Park on the way. Station parking further up West Parade , or the eastern side (where the ride will end).
NOTES:Remember to bring panniers or a backpack for your carrying vegetables or flowers back from the markets

28/04/2018 Saturday Bobbo Banana
Effort:Grade: Hard, Distance: 52, Pace: brisk
Contact: Wayne Spencer 0438203349
Starts at: 07:30:00 Eastwood Station, East side.
Ride to Bobbin Head via Kissing Point Rd and return.

28/04/2018 Saturday Paddington Green
Effort:Grade: Medium, Distance: 25, Pace: steady
Contact: Peter Green 0450531368
Starts at: 08:30:00 North Sydney station.
Ride through city and meander through Centennial Park and Paddington. Coffee stop enroute.

29/04/2018 Sunday Looking for Lilies
Effort:Grade: Easy Medium, Distance: 27, Pace: steady
Contact: Gerrit Hagen 0428 150 453
Starts at: 08:30:00 Meadowbank Wharf, end of Bowden St, Meadowbank.
Ride along the Parramatta Valley Cycleway, over Silverwater bridge to Sydney Olympic Park, then on to Bicentennial Park for coffee. Return via Rhodes and the John Whitton bridge.
NOTES:Cancelled if raining - M 0428 150 453 no voice mail - please pre-register - riders over 18 years of age only

01/05/2018 Tuesday Pie in the Sky (Extended Version)
Effort:Grade: Medium Hard, Distance: 46, Pace: moderate
Contact: Gerrit Hagen 0428 150 453
Starts at: 08:00:00 Hornsby Park, opposite Coronation St, near pool.
Ride from Hornsby up the old Pacific Highway to Cowan and then down the hill to the Hawkesbury River. Turn around and climb the hill back to Pie in the Sky
NOTES:Cancelled if raining - M 0428 150 453 no voice mail - please pre-register - riders over 18 years of age only

01/05/2018 Tuesday Bays & Foreshores
Effort:Grade: Easy Medium, Distance: 35, Pace: gentle
Contact: Alister Sharp 0422 468 108
Starts at: 09:00:00 Meadowbank Wharf, end of Bowden St, Meadowbank.
Ride to Gladesville Bridge, then follow the bays & foreshores around to Concord for coffee.
NOTES:Between Majors Bay Rd and Rhodes Park we'll ride the dirt track along the water's edge, so wide tyres (eg. Hybrid or MTB) would be better than a road bike. Ride may be cancelled if rain is forecast


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