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This is a road bicycling club; so, an upright road bike with only two wheels is recommended for all except ease-paced rides.

Non-members are welcome to participate in one ride; but, anyone riding in a FCCC event must (electronically) sign our insurance waiver.

Please, review the Essential Information.

Ride With GPS map links enable you to print maps or cue sheets; or, to download turn-by-turn directions to a GPS device.

Any route may be modified by a ride leader; though most rides do not have an official ride leader.

Any ride meeting place is typically in a parking lot by the designated location.
Any ride may be added or deleted; so, check this calendar.
Event descriptions are posted on Facebook, usually a couple-of-days beforehand.


In addition to the ride/events shown in this calendar, FCCC members can join

FCCC "The Morning Ride" on Band or FCCC Green Circle Rides on Band to schedule, join, and comment-on ride/events.


Some non-FCCC calendars of cycling events:

Bicycle Colorado;

Bike State 38;

Pedal Dancer; and,

Come to Life Colorado.


Upcoming events

    • 06/18/2019
    • 6:00 PM
    • Trek Bicycle, south Fort Collins, Harmony Market Shopping Center, 931 E Harmony Road, 80525, southeast of store, car parking lot.

    Trek Seasonal Series

     Briefing at 6:00 PM, Tues.

     Trek Bicycle, south Fort CollinsHarmony Market Shop Center, 931 E Harmony Road, 80525, southeast of store, car parking lot.

     Bicycle lights are recommended. 

    Two Routes:

     Ease-paced 15.5-miler with 360-feet-vertical-feet, west, clockwise: HMSC; .. Mason Trail path; .. Spring Canyon Community Park path; Spring Creek Trail path; Mason Trail path; Fossil Creek Trail path; .. HMSC/  https://ridewithgps.com/routes/27206220

    or,

     Advance-paced or Moderate-paced 24-miler with 870-vertical-feet: out-to-Bingham Hill Road (summit); and, back/  https://ridewithgps.com/routes/27347260.


     Après-bike: Informal gathering at Ryan's Sports Grill, Harmony Market Shopping Center (HMSC), 925 E. Harmony Road.

    • 06/20/2019
    • 6:00 PM
    • Hottman residence, 317 S. Loomis Avenue, Fort Collins, 80521
    • 4
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    Monthly Ride; then, Dinner-social

     Briefing at 6:00 PM; depart shortly afterward

     Hosted by Bruce and Lori Hottman at their Old Town West (neighborhood) residence: 

    317 S. Loomis Avenue, Fort Collins, 80521.

     Parking is very limited in the neighborhood! 

     If you are parking off the alley, along the northwest side of the lot fence: It is first-in-last-out. From the alleyway, one may enter via their backyard gate

     Registration is for food preparation purposes; is capped at thirty; and, closes June 18th. 

     A five-dollar (minimum cash donation) is to be collected at the event from each one there who is to partake-of the après-ride buffet, ordered before the bike ride.

     Soft drinks are to be provided by the club.  If you'd like to consume 'adult' beverage(s); please, bring some. 

     Bring your own lawn chair and/or blanket; if you'd like to be sure to have one.

     Even if we are not bike-riding; there will be a dinner-social, starting after 7PM.


    ROUTE OPTIONS

     Advance-paced, long-distance 21.9-miler with 730-vertical-feet. 

     Route Description:  ... Overland Trail street, Laporte; County Road 21C; County Road 56; County Road 17; County Road 54 [Douglas Road]; Turnberry Road; Country Club Road; Colorado 1 [Terry Lake Road]; U.S.287; Shields Street; ....

     Route Map: https://ridewithgps.com/routes/30272658

     Ride Leader for the Advance-paced group: Marty Ditzel

    or,

     Moderate-paced (14- to 17-mph), Moderate-distance 18.2-miler with 630-vertical-feet.

     Route Description: ... Overland Trail street, Laporte; County Road 21C; County Road 56; County Road 17; County Road 54 [Douglas Road]; Colorado 1 [Terry Lake Road]; U.S.287; Shields Street; ....

     Route Map: https://ridewithgps.com/routes/30273742

     Ride Leader for the Moderate-paced group: (tba) 

    or,

     Ease-paced, short-distance 10.5-miler with 250-vertical-feet.

     Route Description: ... Colorado State University campus; … Prospect Road; Overland Trail street; Vine Drive; Taft Hill Road; Poudre River Trail path; .... 

     Route Map: https://ridewithgps.com/routes/27288635

     Ride Leader for Ease-paced group: Stephen Beckley

    • 06/23/2019
    • 8:00 AM
    • Harmony Library, 4700 S Shields Street, southwest car parking lot

     Briefing at 8:00 AMSunday

     Harmony Library, 4700 S Shields Street, 80526, southwest car parking lot.

     Moderate-paced, 49-miler with 4300-vertical-feet.

     Route, counterclockwise:  ... Overland Trail street; Bingham Hill Road; ... Rist Canyon Road; Stove Prairie Road; Buckhorn Canyon Road; Masonville; County Road 38_E; Harmony Road; ... 

     Route map: https://ridewithgps.com/routes/8676579. 

    • 06/25/2019
    • 6:00 PM
    • Trek Bicycle, south Fort Collins, Harmony Market Shop Center, 931 E Harmony Road, southeast of store, in car parking lot

     Trek Seasonal Series 

     Briefing at 6:00 PM, Tuesday.   

     Trek Bicycle, south Fort CollinsHarmony Market Shopping Center, 931 E Harmony Road, southeast of store, car parking lot.

    Three routes:

     Ease-paced 15-miler with 350-feet-vertical-feet: ... Fossil Creek Trail path; Mason Trail path; Spring Creek Trail path; Spring Canyon Park path; ... Mason Trail path; ... HMSC.  https://ridewithgps.com/routes/27373560

     Ride Leader: ...; 

    or,

     Moderate-paced 22-miler with 730-vertical-feet: ... Lemay Avenue; ... Loveland: Taft Avenue; 43rd Street; Wilson Avenue; 29th Street; Mehaffey Park; ... HMSC.

     Route, southwestridewithgps.com/routes/17727351

    or,

     Advance-paced 25.5-miler with 900-vertical-feet: ... Lemay Avenue; ... Loveland: Taft Avenue; 43rd Street; Wilson Avenue; 29th Street; ... U.S.34; Morning Drive; 22nd Street; ... HMSC.

     Route, southwestridewithgps.com/routes/17727985 .


     Après-bike: an informal gathering at Ryan's Sports Grill, Harmony Market Shopping Center (HMSC), 925 E. Harmony Road.

    • 06/26/2019
    • 6:30 AM - 9:30 AM
    • Many places around the U.S.A.
    Register

    Wear Your FCCC Jersey on Bike to Work Day


     Help us promote the club by wearing your Fort Collins Cycling Club jersey, and hitting as many breakfast stations as possible.  Sure, you may gain a few pounds, but this is time to take one for the team!

     Handout Fort Collins Cycling Club cards, and let everyone know the benefits of being a member.


     Make sure to post pictures to our club Facebook page.



     

    • 06/27/2019
    • 5:30 PM
    • Colorado State University Welcome Center, (Ammon Hall), south lawn, 711 Oval Drive, 80523

    Trek of Fort Collins CSU Ride Series

     Briefing at 5:30 PM, Thursday. 
     
    Colorado State University Welcome Center, (Ammon Hall), south lawn, 711 Oval Drive, 80523.

     Free parking available after 4 PM in Engineering Parking Lot

     Moderate-paced 20-miler with 470-vertical-feet, looping clockwise, north: ... Taft Hill RoadCounty Road 56; ... County Road 54 [Douglas Road]; Turnberry Road; ... Timberline Road; Lincoln Avenue; ... Whedbee Street... CSU.

     Route Map: https://ridewithgps.com/routes/29599892.

    Or, 

     Ease-paced 12-miler with 240-vertical-feet.

     Route Description: Looping south-southwesterly, counterclockwise: Ammons Hall, CSU; ... Mason Trail; ... Wabash Street; ... Spring Canyon Park; ... CSU.

     Map of route: https://ridewithgps.com/routes/29560959.

     Ride Starter/Leader/Sweeper: Stephen Beckley; and/or, ....

     Après-ride: Ramskeller Pub




    • 06/27/2019
    • 6:00 PM
    • "JJ's Country Corner," 4015 S. Taft Hill Road, northwest corner at Harmony Road, Fort Collins 80526, east parking area

     Briefing at 6:00 PM, Thursday.

     Location: JJ's Country Corner, 4015 S. Taft Hill Road, northwest corner at Harmony Road, Fort Collins 80526, east side area.

     Advance-paced or Moderate-paced 21-miler with 1740-vertical-feet.

     County Road 38_E; ... west-to-east on Firethorne Drive, Masonville; ... back via County Road 38_E./

     Map: https://ridewithgps.com/routes/18385487

     Bike (marker) lights are recommended.

    • 06/29/2019
    • 12:00 AM
    • Colorado State University, northeast corner of Intramural Fields, Meridian Avenue at University Avenue
    • 50
    Register

    Bike MS, Colorado; Day-One, one-day-ride


     Begins at (time to be determined), June 29th, a Saturday.

     Location: Colorado State University, northeast corner of Intramural Fields, Meridian Avenue at University Avenue.

     Ride: 32-miler with 1000-vertical-feet. [Unofficial map for FCCC group.]  

     Ride Starter: Preston Reichert

     This event requires joining our team and fundraising to participate; and, is sponsored by Bike MS, Colorado, (which also offers a two-day bike tour with an overnight stay in Fort Collins, then riding back to Broomfield on Sunday, June 30th.)




    • 06/30/2019
    • 8:00 AM
    • Harmony Library, 4700 S Shields Street, southwest car parking lot

     Briefing at 8:00 AM, Sunday. 

     Harmony Library, 4700 S Shields Street, 80526, southwest car parking area

     Moderate-paced or Advance-paced 48-miler with 1300-vertical-feet.

     Route Description: ... Laporte; ... Windsor; ... Fort Collins.

     Map: https://ridewithgps.com/routes/17935818.

    • 07/02/2019
    • 6:00 PM
    • Trek Bicycle, south Fort Collins, Harmony Market Shop Center, 931 E Harmony Road, 80525, southeast of store, in car parking lot.

     Trek Seasonal Series

     Briefing at 6:00 PM, Tuesday.

     Trek Bicycle, south Fort CollinsHarmony Market Shop Center, 931 E Harmony Road, 80525, southeast of store, car parking lot. 

    Three Routes:

     Ease-paced 14-miler with 250-vertical-feet: ... Swallow Road; ... Power Trail path,
    northbound; ... Spring Creek Trail path; Poudre River Trail path; Environmental Learning Center lot (quarter-mile gravel) road; ... Drake Road; ... Rendezvous Trail path; Vermont Drive; ... Power Trail path, southbound; ... Boardwalk Drive, northwest-bound; ... HMSC.

    Map: https://ridewithgps.com/routes/23871712

    or,

     Moderate-paced 22-miler with 450-vertical-feet, east, counterclockwise: ... Trilby Road; Lady Moon Drive; Rock Creek Drive; Ziegler Road; ... Timberline Road (U_turn); ... Harmony Road; ... HMSC

    Map: https://ridewithgps.com/routes/18688680

    or,

     Advance-paced 26-miler with 540-vertical-feet, east-to-northeast, figure-eight: ... Trilby Road; Lady Moon Drive; Rock Creek Drive; Ziegler Road; ... Timberline Road; Mountain Vista Road, westbound; Turnberry Road; Richards Lake Road; Giddings Road; Mountain Vista Road, westbound; Timberline Road; Harmony Road; ... HMSC

    Map: https://ridewithgps.com/routes/26949283.


     Bicycle lights are recommended. 


     Après-bike: an informal gathering at Ryan's Sports Grill, Harmony Market Shopping Center (HMSC), 925 E. Harmony Road.

    • 07/03/2019
    • 6:00 PM
    • "JJ's Country Corner," 4015 S. Taft Hill Road, northwest corner at Harmony Road, Fort Collins 80526, east parking area

     Briefing at 6:00 PM, Wednesday. 

     Location: JJ's Country Corner, 4015 S. Taft Hill Road, northwest corner at Harmony Road, 80526, east side area.

     Moderate-paced or Advance-paced 29-miler with 1500-vertical-feetsouthwest, clockwise: ... eastbound on Harmony Road; Shields Street; ... 43rd Street, Loveland; 29th Street, Loveland; Rio Blanco Avenue by Mehaffy Park, Loveland; ... U.S.34, westbound; ... Glade Road; County Road 38_E

     Route map: https://ridewithgps.com/routes/8761185/.

     Bike (marker) lights are recommended. 

    • 07/06/2019
    • 7:00 AM
    • Sinclair (southern parking area), 715 S Main Street, Breckenridge, 80424
    Register

    Breck' Epic

     Briefing at 7:00 AM, Saturday.

     Advance-paced or Moderate-paced 115-miler with 8270-vertical-feet.

     (Suggested) all-day parking: High Line Railroad Park, 189 Boreas Pass Road, Breckenridge, 80424, (quarter-mile from start location).

     Start and briefing location: Sinclair (convenience store parking area, south), 715 S Main Street, (northwest corner of Boreas Pass Road/Broken Lance Drive and Colorado 9), 80424.

     Route Description: Breckenridge; Blue River Bikeway to Frisco; Temple Trail path through Frisco; Tenmile Recreation Trail path to near Copper Mountain Resort; paths and roads along Interstate_70 over Vail Pass to Vail; ... U.S.24 through Minturn and over Tennessee Pass to Leadville; Colorado_91 over Fremont Pass to near Copper Mountain Resort area; Tenmile Recreation Trail path to Frisco;Temple Trail path through Frisco; Blue River Bikeway back to Breckenridge.

     Route Map: https://ridewithgps.com/routes/30161642.

     RSVP to Amy Ehrenberger.

    • 07/07/2019
    • 8:00 AM
    • Harmony Library, 4700 S Shields Street, southwest car parking lot

     Briefing at 8:00 AMSunday.

     Harmony Library, 4700 S Shields Street, 80526, southwest car parking area.

     Advance-paced or Moderate-paced 52-miler with 1650-vertical-feet.

     Route Description: … Trilby Road; … Kechter Road; … Windsor; Colorado_257; Milliken; Johnstown; Colorado_60; ... Boyd Lake Avenue, Loveland; ... Timberline Road; Trilby Road; ... FRCC/Harmony Library campus, Fort Collins.
     Route map: https://ridewithgps.com/routes/28641763.
    • 07/07/2019
    • 9:00 AM
    • The Pavilion, Colorado State University, 920 W Plum Street, Fort Collins, 80521
    • 29
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    Old Towne Tour

     Briefing at 9:00 AM, Sunday.

     Suggested free parking available on campus, Parking Lot 195, west of Moby Arena.

     The Pavilion, Colorado State University, 920 W Plum Street, Fort Collins, 80521.
     Ease-paced 10-miler with 175-vertical-feet.

     About-half on paved (city) trails.

    Route: ... Mountain Avenue; ... Poudre Trail path; Cattail Chorus Natural Area; Spring Creek Trail path; ... Stuart Street; ... CSU Annual Flower Trial Garden path; ... Mason Trail path; Colorado State University campus.


     Route map: https://ridewithgps.com/routes/30198661

    Ride Leaders and Sweepers: Stephen Beckley and other FCCC Leaders.


    For information, email vicepresident@fccycleclub.org or call 970-491-9800.


     Free after-ride-brunch with pecan rolls from Silver Grill Cafe is to be hosted by Colorado State University at The Pavilion; paid-for by The Natural Path.


    • 07/09/2019
    • 6:00 PM
    • Trek Bicycle, south Fort Collins, Harmony Market Shop Center, 931 E Harmony Road, 80525, southeast of store, in car parking lot.

    Trek Seasonal Series

     Briefing at 6:00 PM, Tuesday. 

     Trek Bicycle, south Fort CollinsHarmony Market Shop Center, 931 E Harmony Road, 80525, southeast of store, car parking lot.

     Bicycle lights are recommended. 

    Three Routes:

     Ease-paced 13-miler with 450-feet-vertical-feet, west, clockwise: HMSC; Boardwalk Drive; Landings Drive; Swallow Road; Dunbar Avenue; Horsetooth Road; Cathy Fromme Prairie Natural Area path; Fossil Creek Trail path; ... HMSC. [Map: https://ridewithgps.com/routes/27373228];

    or,

     Moderate-paced 20-miler with 1100-vertical-feet: out-to-Horsetooth Reservoir, South Bay Overlook; then, back. [Map: https://ridewithgps.com/routes/27271567];

    or,

     Advance-paced 25-miler with 1350-vertical-feet: out-to-Horsetooth Reservoir, Inlet Bay; Soderberg Open Space trailhead lot; then, back. [Map: https://ridewithgps.com/routes/27273118].


     Après-bike: an informal gathering at Ryan's Sports Grill, Harmony Market Shopping Center (HMSC), 925 E. Harmony Road.

    • 07/11/2019
    • 5:30 PM
    • Colorado State University Welcome Center, (Ammons Hall), 711 Oval Drive, 80523

    Trek of Fort Collins CSU Ride Series

     Briefing at 5:30 PM, Thursday. 

     Meets on the lawn, just south of Ammons HallUniversity Welcome Center

     (Free on-campus parking, available after 4 PM, Engineering Parking Lot.)

     Eased-pace 11-miler with 200-vertical-feet.

     Moderate-paced 21-miler with 600-vertical-feet, looping southerly clockwise: ... Stover Street; ... Power Trail path; Lemay Avenue; Fossil Creek Trail path; Cathy Fromme Prairie Natural Area path; ... Horsetooth Road; ... CSU.

     Map: https://ridewithgps.com/routes/29599960

    Or,

     Ease-paced "Lakes, Creeks, Rivers, and Sewers": ... Edora Park; Spring Creek Trail path; Riverbend Ponds Natural Area path; Poudre Trail path; CSU Environmental Learning Center lot; ... Drake Road; Power Trail path; Stuart Street; ... CSU.

     Map of route: https://ridewithgps.com/routes/29532659.

     Ride Starter/Leader/Sweeper: Stephen Beckley; and/or, ....

     Après-ride: Ramskeller Pub



    • 07/11/2019
    • 6:00 PM
    • JJ's Country Corner, 4015 S. Taft Hill Road, northwest corner at Harmony Road, 80526, east side area

     Briefing at 6:00 PM, Thursday.

     Location: JJ's Country Corner, 4015 S Taft Hill Road, northwest corner at Harmony Road, Fort Collins 80526, east side area.

     Advanced-paced or Moderate-paced 24-miler with 2100-vertical-feet. 

     Route Description: County Road 38E; three Horsetooth Reservoir dams; ... Bellvue loop; ... three Horsetooth Reservoir dams; County Road 38E; JJ's Country Corner.

     Map:  https://ridewithgps.com/routes/27164262.


     Bike (marker) lights are recommended. 

    • 07/14/2019
    • 8:00 AM
    • Harmony Library, 4700 S Shields Street, southwest car parking lot

     Briefing at 8:00 AM, Sunday. 

     Harmony Library, 4700 S Shields Street, 80526southwest campus car parking area by Front Range Community College (FRCC).

     Advance-paced 62-miler with 2000-vertical-feet. 

     Route Description: ... west from Loveland on County Road 20; County Road 29 to Sedona Hill; ... "The Mountain Fountain," Hygiene/Longmont; ... County Road 16 by Lon Hagler Reservoir; ... FRCC/HL campus, Fort Collins.

     Map:  https://ridewithgps.com/routes/29233007.

    • 07/16/2019
    • 6:00 PM
    • Trek Bicycle, south Fort Collins, Harmony Market Shop Center, 931 E Harmony Road, 80525, southeast of store, in car parking lot.

    Trek Seasonal Series

     Briefing at 6:00 PM, Tues.

     Trek Bicycle, south Fort CollinsHarmony Market Shop Center, 931 E Harmony Road, 80525, southeast of store, in car parking lot.

    Three routes:

      Ease-paced 15-miler with 400-vertical-feet, south: ... Boyd_Lake_State_Parknortheastern Loveland; ... HMSC.

    Map: https://ridewithgps.com/routes/26607412

    or,

     Moderate-paced 21-miler with 580-vertical-feet, south: ... once figure-eight-looping through northern Loveland; ... HMSC. 

    Map: https://ridewithgps.com/routes/28520091

    or,

     Advance-paced 25-miler with 650-vertical-feet, south: … twice figure-eight-looping through northern Loveland; ... HMSC.

    Map:  https://ridewithgps.com/routes/27347570.


     Après-bike: an informal gathering at Ryan's Sports Grill, Harmony Market Shopping Center (HMSC), 925 E. Harmony Road.

    • 07/18/2019
    • 6:00 PM
    • 1455 Bubbling Brook Court, Fort Collins, CO 80521
    Registration is closed

    Ride; then, Dinner-social

     Briefing at 6:00 PM; depart shortly afterward

     Location: Caroline Jannov's. 1455 Bubbling Brook Court, Fort Collins, 80521.

     Registration is for food preparation purposes; is capped at forty; and, closes July 17th. 

     A five-dollar (minimum cash donation) is to be collected at the event from each one there who is to partake-of the food, ordered before the bike ride; and, is payable in-cash at the event

     Please, RSVP by clicking the Register (button); then, follow the instructions.

     Soft drinks are to be provided by the club.  If you'd like to consume 'adult' beverages; please, bring your own. 

     Bring your own lawn chair and/or blanket; if you'd like to be sure to have one.

     Even if we are not bike-riding; there will be a dinner-social, starting after 7PM.  


    THREE ROUTE OPTIONS

     Ease-paced 12-miler with 270-vertical-feet; ... Laporte; Poudre Trail path to Bellvue; Poudre Trail path to Shields Street; Vine Drive, west; ....   https://ridewithgps.com/routes/29695184;

    or,

     Moderate-paced 23-miler with 1000-vertical-feet; northwest, clockwise: ... Bingham Hill Road; Bellvue; County Road 54_G to Laporte; ... Douglas Road; ... Lemay Avenue; Willox Lane; Shields Street; Vine Drive, west; ....

     https://ridewithgps.com/routes/28454020;

    or,

     Advance-paced 28.4-miler with 1075-vertical-feet; a loop going northwest, clockwise: ... Bingham Hill Road; Bellvue; County Road 54_G to Laporte; ... Douglas Road; Giddings Road; ... Country Club Road; Lemay Avenue; Willox Lane; Shields Street; Vine Drive, west; ....    https://ridewithgps.com/routes/28454157.

     Rides Starter: Martin Ditzel.

     Ride Leaders: to be arranged.


     Bike (marker) lights are recommended. 

    • 07/21/2019
    • 8:00 AM
    • Harmony Library, 4700 S Shields Street, southwest car parking lot

     Briefing at 8:00 AM, Sunday.

     Harmony Library, 4700 S Shields Street, 80526, southwest car parking area.

     Advance-paced or Moderate-paced 50-miler with 1370-vertical-feet. 

     Route Description: ... Overland Trail road; Laporte; County Road 56; County Road 19; County Road 68, two-mile-gravel; County Road 15 through Waverly; County Road 64 to Wellington (...) convenience store; Colorado 1; west on County Road 54 [Douglas Road]; County Road 17; County Road 56; ... Taft Hill Road; west on Vine Drive; Overland Trail road; ... Front Range Community College/Harmony Library campus, Fort Collins.

     Route Map: https://ridewithgps.com/routes/29123905.

    • 07/23/2019
    • 6:00 PM
    • Trek Bicycle, south Fort Collins, Harmony Market Shop Center, 931 E Harmony Road, 80525, southeast of store, car parking lot.

    Trek Seasonal Series 

     Briefing at 6:00 PM, Tuesday.

     Trek Bicycle, south Fort CollinsHarmony Market Shop Center, 931 E Harmony Road, 80525, southeast of store, car parking lot.

     Bicycle lights are recommended. 

    Two Routes:

     Ease-paced 15.5-miler with 360-feet-vertical-feet, west, clockwise: HMSC; .. Mason Trail path; .. Spring Canyon Community Park path; Spring Creek Trail path; Mason Trail path; Fossil Creek Trail path; .. HMSC/  https://ridewithgps.com/routes/27206220

    or,

     Advance-paced or Moderate-paced 24-miler with 870-vertical-feet: out-to-Bingham Hill Road (summit); and, back/  https://ridewithgps.com/routes/27347260.


     Après-bike: an informal gathering at Ryan's Sports Grill, Harmony Market Shopping Center (HMSC), 925 E. Harmony Road.

    • 07/25/2019
    • 5:30 PM
    • Colorado State University Welcome Center, (Ammons Hall), 711 Oval Drive, 80523

    Trek of Fort Collins CSU Ride Series

     Briefing at 5:30 PM, Thursday. 

     Meets on the lawn, just south of Ammons HallUniversity Welcome Center

     (Free on-campus parking, available after 4 PM, Engineering Parking Lot.)

     Moderate-paced 20-miler with 750-vertical-feet: A northwesterly ride with a clockwise loop around the Bellvue-Laporte area. Starting from Colorado State University, south of Ammons Hall; ... Overland Trail road; Bingham Hill Road; County Road 23; County Road 52_E [Rist Canyon Road], Bellvue; County Road 25_E; County Road 54_E; ... County Road 54_G; Overland Trail street, Laporte; ... then, back.

     Map: https://ridewithgps.com/routes/29599534

    Or,

     Ease-paced 12-miler with 260-vertical-feet.  Route, northwest, clockwise:  … Elizabeth Street; Overland Trail (street); Laporte; Poudre River Trail path; ... Mason Street; ... CSU

     Route map: https://ridewithgps.com/routes/29560196.

     Ride Starter/Leader/Sweeper: Stephen Beckley; and/or, ....

     Après-ride: Ramskeller Pub



    • 07/25/2019
    • 6:00 PM
    • "JJ's Country Corner," 4015 S. Taft Hill Road, northwest corner at Harmony Road, Fort Collins 80526, east parking area

     Briefing at 6:00 PM, Thursday.

     Location: JJ's Country Corner, 4015 S. Taft Hill Road, northwest corner at Harmony Road, Fort Collins 80526, east side area.

     Advance-paced or Moderate-paced 21-miler with 1740-vertical-feet. 

     County Road 38_E; ... west-to-east on Firethorne Drive, Masonville; ... back via County Road 38_E./

     Map: https://ridewithgps.com/routes/18385487

     Bike (marker) lights are recommended.

    • 07/28/2019
    • 8:00 AM
    • Harmony Library, 4700 S Shields Street, southwest car parking lot

     Briefing at 8:00 AM, Sunday

     Harmony Library, 4700 S Shields Street, 80526, southwest car parking lot

     Moderate-paced or Advance-paced 53-miler with 1500-vertical-feet. 
     Route: east-to-northeast-to-southeast, clockwise: ... Trilby Road; Ziegler Road; ...Timberline Road; Mountain Vista Drive; Busch Drive; Richards Lake Road; I_25 frontage road; ... half-mile gravel segment on County Road 50; half-mile gravel segment on County Road 5; ... Weld County Road 13; ... Colorado 257 to Windsor; New Liberty Road; ... Highland Meadows Parkway; ... County Road 3; ... County Road 36 to Fort Collins; Kechter Road; ... Trilby Road; Shields Street. 

     Route map: https://ridewithgps.com/routes/18366175. 

    • 07/30/2019
    • 6:00 PM
    • Trek Bicycle, south Fort Collins, Harmony Market Shop Center, 931 E Harmony Road, southeast of store, in car parking lot

     Trek Seasonal Series 

     Briefing at 6:00 PM, Tuesday.   

     Trek Bicycle, south Fort CollinsHarmony Market Shopping Center, 931 E Harmony Road, southeast of store, car parking lot.

    Three routes:

     Ease-paced 15-miler with 350-feet-vertical-feet: ... Fossil Creek Trail path; Mason Trail path; Spring Creek Trail path; Spring Canyon Park path; ... Mason Trail path; ... HMSC.  https://ridewithgps.com/routes/27373560

     Ride Leader: ...; 

    or,

     Moderate-paced 22-miler with 730-vertical-feet: ... Lemay Avenue; ... Loveland: Taft Avenue; 43rd Street; Wilson Avenue; 29th Street; Mehaffey Park; ... HMSC.

     Route, southwestridewithgps.com/routes/17727351

    or,

     Advance-paced 25.5-miler with 900-vertical-feet: ... Lemay Avenue; ... Loveland: Taft Avenue; 43rd Street; Wilson Avenue; 29th Street; ... U.S.34; Morning Drive; 22nd Street; ... HMSC.

     Route, southwestridewithgps.com/routes/17727985 .


     Après-bike: an informal gathering at Ryan's Sports Grill, Harmony Market Shopping Center (HMSC), 925 E. Harmony Road.

    • 08/01/2019
    • 5:30 PM
    • Colorado State University Welcome Center, (Ammons Hall), 711 Oval Drive, Fort Collins, 80523

    Trek of Fort Collins CSU Ride Series

     Briefing at 5:30 PM, Thursday. 

     Meets on the lawn, just south of Ammons Hall, Colorado State University Welcome Center

     (Free on-campus parking, available after 4 PM, Engineering Parking Lot.)

     Moderate-paced 20-miler with 750-vertical-feet: 

    A southeasterly, counterclockwise loop, starting from Colorado State University, south lawn of Ammons Hall; ... Mason Trail path; ... Fossil Creek Parkway; ... Lemay Avenue; Trilby Road; ... Strauss Cabin Road; Arapahoe Bend Natural Area (area); Horsetooth Road; ... Drake Road; Power Trail; ... Colorado State University.

     Route Map: https://ridewithgps.com/routes/29600098




    • 08/01/2019
    • 6:00 PM
    • "JJ's Country Corner," 4015 S. Taft Hill Road, northwest corner at Harmony Road, Fort Collins 80526, east parking area

     Briefing at 6:00 PM, Thursday. 

     Location: JJ's Country Corner, 4015 S. Taft Hill Road, northwest corner at Harmony Road, 80526, east side area.

     Moderate-paced or Advance-pace 29-miler with 1500-vertical-feetsouthwest, clockwise: ... eastbound on Harmony Road; Shields Street; ... 43rd Street, Loveland; 29th Street, Loveland; Rio Blanco Avenue by Mehaffy Park, Loveland; ... U.S.34, westbound; ... Glade Road; County Road 38_E

     Route map: https://ridewithgps.com/routes/8761185/.

     Bike (marker) lights are recommended.

    • 08/04/2019
    • 8:00 AM
    • Harmony Library, 4700 S Shields Street, southwest car parking lot

     Briefing at 8:00 AM, Sunday

     Harmony Library, 4700 S Shields Street, 80526, southwest car parking lot.

     Moderate-paced or Advance-paced 56-miler with 2600-vertical-feet. 

     Loop south, clockwise: ... Boyd Lake Avenue, Loveland; ... Sedona Hills; ... Masonville; ... back to near Harmony Library.

     Map: https://ridewithgps.com/routes/29150328.

    • 08/04/2019
    • 9:00 AM
    • The Pavilion, Colorado State University, 920 W Plum Street, Fort Collins, 80521
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    Tour of Parkways

     Briefing at 9:00 AM, Sunday

     Suggested free parking available on campus, Parking Lot 195, west of Moby Arena.

     The Pavilion, Colorado State University, 920 W Plum Street, Fort Collins, 80521.
     Ease-paced 12-miler with 260-vertical-feet.

     Route: ... Stuart Street; Brookwood Drive; ... Swallow Road; ... Hampshire Road; Stuart Street; ....

     Route map: https://ridewithgps.com/routes/29540016.

     Ride Leaders and Sweepers: Stephen Beckley and other FCCC pals.


     For information, email vicepresident@fccycleclub.org or call 970-491-9800.

     Free after-ride-brunch with pecan rolls from Silver Grill Cafe is to be hosted by Colorado State University at The Pavilion; paid-for by Colorado State University.


     

    • 08/06/2019
    • 6:00 PM
    • Trek Bicycle, south Fort Collins, Harmony Market Shop Center, 931 E Harmony Road, 80525, southeast of store, in car parking lot.

     Trek Seasonal Series

     Briefing at 6:00 PM, Tuesday.

     Trek Bicycle, south Fort CollinsHarmony Market Shop Center, 931 E Harmony Road, 80525, southeast of store, car parking lot. 

    Three Routes:

     Ease-paced 14-miler with 250-vertical-feet: ... Swallow Road; ... Power Trail path,
    northbound; ... Spring Creek Trail path; Poudre River Trail path; Environmental Learning Center lot (quarter-mile gravel) road; ... Drake Road; ... Rendezvous Trail path; Vermont Drive; ... Power Trail path, southbound; ... Boardwalk Drive, northwest-bound; ... HMSC.

    Map: https://ridewithgps.com/routes/23871712

    or,

     Moderate-paced 22-miler with 450-vertical-feet, east, counterclockwise: ... Trilby Road; Lady Moon Drive; Rock Creek Drive; Ziegler Road; ... Timberline Road (U_turn); ... Harmony Road; ... HMSC

    Map: https://ridewithgps.com/routes/18688680

    or,

     Advance-paced 26-miler with 540-vertical-feet, east-to-northeast, figure-eight: ... Trilby Road; Lady Moon Drive; Rock Creek Drive; Ziegler Road; ... Timberline Road; Mountain Vista Road, westbound; Turnberry Road; Richards Lake Road; Giddings Road; Mountain Vista Road, westbound; Timberline Road; Harmony Road; ... HMSC

    Map: https://ridewithgps.com/routes/26949283.


     Bicycle lights are recommended. 


     Après-bike: an informal gathering at Ryan's Sports Grill, Harmony Market Shopping Center (HMSC), 925 E. Harmony Road.

    • 08/08/2019
    • 5:30 PM
    • (Colorado State) University Welcome Center, (Ammons Hall), 711 Oval Drive, Fort Collins 80523

    Trek of Fort Collins CSU Ride Series

     Briefing at 5:30 PM, Thursday. 
     (Colorado State) University Welcome Center, (Ammons Hall), 711 Oval Drive, south lawn. 

     Free parking available after 4 PM, Colorado State University, Engineering Parking Lot

     Moderated-pace 20-miler with 470-vertical-feet, looping clockwise, north: ... Taft Hill RoadCounty Road 56; ... County Road 54 [Douglas Road]; Turnberry Road; ... Timberline Road; Lincoln Avenue; ... Whedbee Street... CSU.

     Map: https://ridewithgps.com/routes/29599892.

     Ease-paced 12-miler with 240-vertical-feet.

     A south-southwesterly, clockwise loop: Ammons Hall, CSU; ... Mason Trail; ... Wabash Street; ... Spring Canyon Park; ... CSU.

     Map of route: https://ridewithgps.com/routes/29560959.

     Ride Starter/Leader/Sweeper: Stephen Beckley; and/or, other FCCC Leader(s).

     Après-ride: Ramskeller Pub




    • 08/08/2019
    • 6:00 PM
    • JJ's Country Corner, 4015 S. Taft Hill Road, northwest corner at Harmony Road, 80526, east side area

     Briefing at 6:00 PM, Thursday. 

     Location: JJ's Country Corner, 4015 S. Taft Hill Road, northwest corner at Harmony Road, Fort Collins 80526, east side area.

     Advance-paced or Moderate-paced 24-miler with 2100-vertical-feet. 

     Route Description: County Road 38E; three Horsetooth Reservoir dams; ... Bellvue loop; .. three Horsetooth Reservoir dams; County Road 38E; JJ's Country Corner.

     Map:  https://ridewithgps.com/routes/27164262.


     Bike (marker) lights are recommended. 

    • 08/11/2019
    • 8:00 AM - 2:00 PM
    • Ryan's Sports Grill, Harmony Market Shopping Center, 925 E Harmony Road, Fort Collins 80525
    Register

    Wanda's Ride

    (seventh annual charity)

    Sunday, August 11th, 2019

     To donate, regardless of participation in this; please, donate through Wanda's Go Fund Me webpage. 

     We are donating all the ride organizing, food, and insurance; so, all registration money goes directly to Wanda! 

     Please, register in-advance online until August 8th; or, onsite, August 11th, for ten-dollars-more-per-registration.

     Rally for all three routes is in the courtyard of Ryan's Sports Grill, Harmony Market Shopping Center, 925 E Harmony Road, (west of S Lemay Avenue), Fort Collins, 80525.

     People who are not already members get an one-year-membership in Fort Collins Cycling Club.


     Advance-paced or Moderate-paced, Long-distance route briefing at AM; then, depart a short time later on our 62-miler with 2430-feet-vertical: ... three Horsetooth Reservoir dams; ... most of the Bellvue 'loop', past Morning Fresh Dairy/Howling Cow Cafe; ... Laporte (aid station at Lions Open Space Park); ... Colorado 1; Wellington (aid station, Centennial Park); ... Timnath (stop for a break in Timnath Community Park); ....

     Route map: https://ridewithgps.com/routes/27255051

     Ride Starter-Leaders: Marty D. for the advance-paced; and, Mike F. for the moderate-paced.

     Support-And-Gear (SAG): Trek of Fort Collins.

     Two aid stations are to be provided.


     Moderate-paced, Moderate-distance route briefing at 9:30 AM; then, depart a short time later on our 34-miler with 1220-feet-vertical: ... Fossil Creek Trail, path to-and-through Cathy Fromme Prairie Natural Area; ... Overland Trail street; Bingham Hill Road; Bellvue; past Morning Fresh Dairy/Howling Cow Cafe; ... Laporte (aid station at Lions Open Space Park); ... back via Fossil Creek Trail path; ....

     Route map: https://ridewithgps.com/routes/23129883

     Ride Starter-Leader: Marva(?).

     Route Sweeper: Michael S.(?).

     Support-And-Gear (SAG): Trek of Fort Collins. 

     One aid station is to be provided.


     Easy-paced, Short-distance route briefing at 10 AM; then, depart a short time later on our 11-miler with 370-feet-vertical, a counterclockwise, westerly loop: Harmony Market Shopping Center; ... Wabash Street; ... Horsetooth Road; ... Cathy Fromme Prairie Natural Area; Fossil_Creek_Trail; ... back.

     Route map: https://ridewithgps.com/routes/29701167
     Ride Starter
     Route Leader: Tracy(?).


     Après-bike: a buffet-style lunch provided by Ryan's Sports Grill, Harmony Market Shopping Center (HMSC), 925 E Harmony Road, 11:30 AM to 2:00 PM. 


    • 08/13/2019
    • 5:30 PM
    • Trek Bicycle, south Fort Collins, Harmony Market Shop Center, 931 E Harmony Road, 80525, southeast of store, in car parking lot.

    Trek Seasonal Series

     Briefing at 5:30 PM, Tuesday. 

     Trek Bicycle, south Fort CollinsHarmony Market Shop Center, 931 E Harmony Road, 80525, southeast of store, car parking lot. 

     Bicycle lights are recommended. 

    Three Routes:

     Ease-paced 13-miler with 450-feet-vertical-feet, west, clockwise: HMSC; Boardwalk Drive; Landings Drive; Swallow Road; Dunbar Avenue; Horsetooth Road; Cathy Fromme Prairie Natural Area path; Fossil Creek Trail path; ... HMSC. [Map: https://ridewithgps.com/routes/27373228];

    or,

     Moderate-paced 20-miler with 1100-vertical-feet: out-to-Horsetooth Reservoir, South Bay Overlook; then, back. [Map: https://ridewithgps.com/routes/27271567];

    or,

     Advance-paced 25-miler with 1350-vertical-feet: out-to-Horsetooth Reservoir, Inlet Bay; Soderberg Open Space trailhead lot; then, back. [Map: https://ridewithgps.com/routes/27273118].


     Après-bike: an informal gathering at Ryan's Sports Grill, Harmony Market Shopping Center (HMSC), 925 E. Harmony Road.

    • 08/15/2019
    • 5:30 PM
    • "JJ's Country Corner," 4015 S. Taft Hill Road, northwest corner at Harmony Road, Fort Collins 80526, east parking area

     Briefing at 5:30 PM, Thursday

     Location: JJ's Country Corner, 4015 S. Taft Hill Road, northwest corner at Harmony Road, Fort Collins 80526, east side area.

     Advance-paced or Moderate-paced 21-miler with 1740-vertical-feet. 

     Route: County Road 38_E; ... west-to-east on Firethorne Drive, Masonville; ... back via County Road 38_E./

     Map: https://ridewithgps.com/routes/18385487

     Bike (marker) lights are recommended.

    • 08/15/2019
    • 5:30 PM
    • (Colorado State) University Welcome Center, (Ammons Hall), 711 Oval Drive, Fort Collins, 80523

    Trek of Fort Collins CSU Ride Series

     Briefing at 5:30 PM, Thursday. 

     Meets on the lawn, just south of Ammons Hall, (Colorado State) University Welcome Center

     (Free on-campus parking, available after 4 PM, Engineering Parking Lot.)

     Moderate-paced 21-miler with 600-vertical-feet, looping southerly clockwise: ... Stover Street; ... Power Trail path; Lemay Avenue; Fossil Creek Trail path; Cathy Fromme Prairie Natural Area path; ... Horsetooth Road; ... CSU.

     Map: https://ridewithgps.com/routes/29599960



    • 08/18/2019
    • 9:00 AM
    • Harmony Library, 4700 S Shields Street, southwest car parking lot

     Briefing at 9:00 AM, Sunday. 

     Harmony Library, 4700 S Shields Street, 80526, southwest car parking area

     Moderate-paced or Advance-paced 48-miler with 1300-vertical-feet. 

     Route, northwest-to-northeast-to-southeast of Fort Collins: ... Laporte; ... Windsor; ... southern Fort Collins.

     Route map: https://ridewithgps.com/routes/17935818.

    • 08/20/2019
    • 5:30 PM
    • Trek Bicycle, south Fort Collins, Harmony Market Shop Center, 931 E Harmony Road, 80525, southeast of store, in car parking lot.

    Trek Seasonal Series

     Briefing at 5:30 PM, Tues.

     Trek Bicycle, south Fort CollinsHarmony Market Shop Center, 931 E Harmony Road, 80525, southeast of store, in car parking lot.

    Three routes:

     Ease-paced 15-miler with 400-vertical-feet, south: Boyd_Lake_State_Park....

    Map: https://ridewithgps.com/routes/26607412

    or,

     Moderate-paced 21-miler with 580-vertical-feet, south: ... once figure-eight-looping through northern Loveland; ... HMSC. 

    Map: https://ridewithgps.com/routes/28520091

    or,

     Advance-paced 25-miler with 650-vertical-feet, south: … twice figure-eight-looping through northern Loveland; ... HMSC/

    Map:  https://ridewithgps.com/routes/27347570.


     Après-bike: an informal gathering at Ryan's Sports Grill, Harmony Market Shopping Center (HMSC), 925 E. Harmony Road.

    • 08/22/2019
    • 5:30 PM
    • "JJ's Country Corner," 4015 S. Taft Hill Road, northwest corner at Harmony Road, Fort Collins 80526, east parking area

     Briefing at 5:30 PM, Thursday

     Location: JJ's Country Corner, 4015 S. Taft Hill Road, northwest corner at Harmony Road, 80526, east side area.

     Advance-paced or Moderate-paced 27-miler with 1550-vertical-feet, southwesterly, counterclockwise: Along the south side of Horsetooth Reservoir; ... Glade Road; Eisenhower Boulevard; northwestern Loveland; County Road 19; Taft Hill Road; ... JJ's Country Corner

     Map: https://ridewithgps.com/routes/7985187.

     Bike (marker) lights are recommended. 

    • 08/25/2019
    • 9:00 AM
    • Harmony Library, 4700 S Shields Street, southwest car parking lot

     Briefing at 9:00 AMSunday. 

     Harmony Library, 4700 S Shields Street, 80526, southwest car parking area.

     Advance-paced or Moderate-paced 52-miler with 1650-vertical-feet. 

     Route Description: … Trilby Road; … Kechter Road; … Windsor; Colorado_257; Milliken; Johnstown; Colorado_60; ... Boyd Lake Avenue, Loveland; ... Timberline Road; Trilby Road; ... FRCC/Harmony Library campus, Fort Collins.
     Route map: https://ridewithgps.com/routes/28641763.

    • 08/27/2019
    • 5:30 PM
    • Trek Bicycle, south Fort Collins, Harmony Market Shop Center, 931 E Harmony Road, 80525, southeast of store, car parking lot.

    Trek Seasonal Series

     Briefing at 5:30 PM, Tues.

     Trek Bicycle, south Fort CollinsHarmony Market Shop Center, 931 E Harmony Road, 80525, southeast of store, car parking lot.

     Bicycle lights are recommended. 

    Two Routes:

     Ease-paced 15.5-miler with 360-feet-vertical-feet, west, clockwise: HMSC; .. Mason Trail path; .. Spring Canyon Community Park path; Spring Creek Trail path; Mason Trail path; Fossil Creek Trail path; .. HMSC/  https://ridewithgps.com/routes/27206220

    or,

     Advance-paced or Moderate-paced 24-miler with 870-vertical-feet: out-to-Bingham Hill Road (summit); and, back/  https://ridewithgps.com/routes/27347260.


     Après-bike: an informal gathering at Ryan's Sports Grill, Harmony Market Shopping Center (HMSC), 925 E. Harmony Road.

    • 08/29/2019
    • 5:30 PM
    • JJ's Country Corner, 4015 S. Taft Hill Road, northwest corner at Harmony Road, 80526, east side area

     Briefing at 5:30 PM, Thursday. 

     Location: JJ's Country Corner, 4015 S. Taft Hill Road, northwest corner at Harmony Road, Fort Collins 80526, east side area.

     Advance-pace or Moderate-paced 24-miler with 2100-vertical-feet. 

     Route: County Road 38E; three Horsetooth Reservoir dams; ... Bellvue loop; ... three Horsetooth Reservoir dams; County Road 38E; JJ's Country Corner.

     Map:  https://ridewithgps.com/routes/27164262.


     Bike (marker) lights are recommended. 

    • 09/01/2019
    • 10:00 AM
    • Harmony Library, 4700 S Shields Street, southwest car parking lot

     Briefing at 10:00 AM, Sunday.

     Harmony Library, 4700 S Shields Street, 80526, southwest car parking area.

     Advance-pace or Moderate-pace 61-miler with 2000-vertical-feet. 

     Route, south-southwest: ... Namaqua Road, Loveland; ... County Road 16 by Lon Hagler Reservoir; ... The Mountain Fountain, Hygiene/Longmont; ... County Road 29 by Sedona Hills; ... western Loveland; ... Front Range Community College/Harmony Library campus parking area.

     Map:  https://ridewithgps.com/routes/28579487.

    • 09/03/2019
    • 5:00 PM
    • Trek Bicycle, south Fort Collins, Harmony Market Shopping Center, 931 E Harmony Road, 80525, southeast of store, car parking lot

    Trek  Seasonal  Series

     Briefing at 5:00 PM, Tuesday.

     Trek Bicycle, south Fort Collins (Harmony Market Shopping Center), 931 E Harmony Road, 80525, southeast of store, car parking lot. 


    Two routes:

     Moderate-paced 22-miler with 730-vertical-feet: ... Lemay Avenue; ... Loveland: Taft Avenue; 43rd Street; Wilson Avenue; 29th Street; Mehaffey Park; ... HMSC. [Route map, southwestridewithgps.com/routes/17727351]

    or,

     Advance-paced 25.5-miler with 900-vertical-feet: ... Lemay Avenue; ... Loveland: Taft Avenue; 43rd Street; Wilson Avenue; 29th Street; ... U.S.34; Morning Drive; 22nd Street; ... HMSC. [Route map, southwestridewithgps.com/routes/17727985] 


     Après-bike: an informal gathering at Ryan's Sports Grill, Harmony Market Shopping Center (HMSC), 925 E. Harmony Road.

    • 09/05/2019
    • 5:00 PM
    • "JJ's Country Corner," 4015 S. Taft Hill Road, northwest corner at Harmony Road, Fort Collins 80526, east parking area

     Briefing at 5:00 PM, Thursday

     Location: JJ's Country Corner, 4015 S. Taft Hill Road, northwest corner at Harmony Road, 80526, east side area.

     Moderate-paced or Advance-paced 29-miler with 1500-vertical-feetsouthwest, clockwise: ... eastbound on Harmony Road; Shields Street; ... 43rd Street, Loveland; 29th Street, Loveland; Rio Blanco Avenue by Mehaffy Park, Loveland; ... U.S.34, westbound; ... Glade Road; County Road 38_E

     Route map: https://ridewithgps.com/routes/8761185/.

     Bike (marker) lights are recommended. 

    • 09/08/2019
    • 9:00 AM
    • The Pavilion, Colorado State University, 920 W Plum Street, Fort Collins, 80521
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    Tour of Bike Underpasses

     Briefing at 9 AM, Sunday. 

     The Pavilion, Colorado State University, 920 W Plum Street, 80521.

     Suggested free parking available west of Moby Arena in Parking Lot 195.

     Ease-paced 16.4-miler with 460-vertical-feet, south-southwest, counterclockwise: ... Spring Canyon Community Park; ... Cathy Fromme Prairie Natural Area; ... The Shops at Foothills mall; ... Colorado State University (Annual Flower Trial Garden); .... 

     Route Map: https://ridewithgps.com/routes/29524377

     Ride Starter/Leader/Sweeper: (to be determined) ....


     Please, register... for food planning.

     Free after-ride-brunch with pecan rolls from Silver Grill Cafe is to be hosted by Colorado State University at The Pavilion.





    • 09/08/2019
    • 10:00 AM
    • CSU Engineering Parking Lot, 711 Oval Dr, 80523, one block west of 'The Oval'

    Trek Bicycle of Fort Collins Series

     Briefing at 10 AM, Sunday. 

     CSU Engineering Parking Lot (195): south of Meldrum Street; and, one block west of 'The Oval'.

     Moderate-paced or Advance-paced 46-miler with 1150-vertical-feet. 

     Route, northwest-to-northeast-to-southeast: ... Laporte; ... Windsor; ... eastern Fort Collins; and, back.  

     Route map: https://ridewithgps.com/routes/29186678.

    • 09/10/2019
    • 5:00 PM
    • Trek Bicycle, south Fort Collins, Harmony Market Shop Center, 931 E Harmony Road, 80525, southeast of store, car parking lot

     Briefing at 5:00 PM, Tuesday.

     Trek Bicycle, south Fort CollinsHarmony Market Shop Center, 931 E Harmony Road, 80525, southeast of store, car parking lot. 

     Moderate-pace, 25-miler with 540-vertical-feet.

     East, counterclockwise: HMSC; ... Lemay Avenue; Trilby Road; Lady Moon Drive; ... Timberline Road; Mountain Vista Drive; Richards Lake Road; ... Giddings Road; Mountain Vista Drive; Timberline Road; ... HMSC. [Route Map:  https://ridewithgps.com/routes/26823145]


     Après-bike: an informal gathering at Ryan's Sports Grill, Harmony Market Shopping Center (HMSC), 925 E. Harmony Road.

    • 09/12/2019
    • 5:00 PM
    • "Trails at Timberline," 2451 S Timberline Road, club house area, Fort Collins 80525

    Ride; then, Dinner-social

     Briefing at 5 PM; depart shortly afterward

    Location:  "The Trails at Timberline," northwest corner of Timberline and Drake Road, club house, Fort Collins 80525; from Trail Drive, follow signs to the apartment complex clubhouse

     Registration is for food preparation purposes; is capped at 40; and, closes September 11th. 

     A five-dollar (minimum cash donation) is to be collected at the event from each one there who is to partake-of the food, ordered before the bike ride.

     Soft drinks are to be provided by the club.  If you'd like to consume 'adult' beverages; bring your own. 

     Bob and Meg Jeffrey will have reserved the kitchen and dining area of the clubhouse for our use. They are to be providing potato salad; fruit (salad); and, are grilling hamburgers and veggie-burgers on the apartment-complex clubhouse grills. 

     Bring your own lawn chair and/or blanket; if you'd like to be sure to have one.

     After the ride, some of us are to be staying for a post-ride dinner.

     Even if we are not bike-riding, (perhaps because of rain or heat, or because of time or other condition); you are welcome to the dinner-social, after 6PM.

     If you are going to swim or hot-tub after the ride; bring your swimsuit. 


    THREE ROUTE OPTIONS

     Ease-paced 14-miler with 250-vertical-feet, clockwise: ... Power Trail path; ... Spring Creek Trail path; Mason Trail path; ... Poudre Trail path; ....  [https://ridewithgps.com/routes/27214107],

     Ride Leader: (Volunteer needed);

    or,

     Moderate-paced 22.5-miler with 390-vertical-feet, east, clockwise: ... Richards Lake Road; ... County Road 50; ... County Road 3; ... County Road 5; ... Harmony Road; ....  [https://ridewithgps.com/routes/28101260]; 

    or,

     Advance-paced 27-miler with 530-vertical-feet, east, clockwise: ... Richards Lake Road; ... County Road 3; ... (Weld) County Line Road; ... County Road 3_F; Harmony Road; ....  [https://ridewithgps.com/routes/27213944]. 

     Rides Starter: Martin Ditzel.   

     Ride Leaders: (to be arranged)

    • 09/15/2019
    • 10:00 AM
    • Harmony Library, 4700 S Shields Street, southwest car parking lot

     Briefing at 10:00 AMSunday.

     Harmony Library, 4700 S Shields Street, 80526, southwest car parking area.

     Moderate-paced or Advance-paced 49-miler with 4300-vertical-feet

     Route, clockwise: ... Masonville; Buckhorn Canyon Road; Stove Prairie Road; Rist Canyon Road; Bellvue (village); Bingham Hill Road; Overland Trail street; ....

     Route map: https://ridewithgps.com/routes/22868314.

    • 09/17/2019
    • 5:00 PM
    • Trek Bicycle, south Fort Collins, Harmony Market Shop Center, 931 E Harmony Road, 80525, southeast of store, car parking lot

    Trek Seasonal Series

     Briefing at 5:00 PM, Tuesday.

     Trek Bicycle, south Fort CollinsHarmony Market Shop Center, 931 E Harmony Road, 80525, southeast of store, car parking lot. 

     Bicycle lights are recommended. 

    Two Routes:

     Moderate-paced 20-miler with 1100-vertical-feet: out-to-Horsetooth Reservoir, South Bay Overlook; then, back.  Map: https://ridewithgps.com/routes/27271567;

    or,

     Advance-paced 25-miler with 1350-vertical-feet: out-to-Horsetooth Reservoir, Inlet Bay; Soderberg Open Space trailhead; then, back.  Map: https://ridewithgps.com/routes/27273118.


     Après-bike: an informal gathering at Ryan's Sports Grill, Harmony Market Shopping Center (HMSC), 925 E. Harmony Road.

    • 09/19/2019
    • 5:00 PM
    • "JJ's Country Corner," 4015 S. Taft Hill Road, northwest corner at Harmony Road, Fort Collins 80526, east parking area

     Briefing at 5:00 PM, Thursday. 

     Location: JJ's Country Corner, 4015 S. Taft Hill Road, northwest corner at Harmony Road, 80526, east side area.

     Advance-paced or Moderate-paced 27-miler with 1550-vertical-feet.  

     Route, southwest, counterclockwise: Along the south side of Horsetooth Reservoir on County Road 38_E; Glade Road; U.S.34 [Eisenhower Boulevard]; northwestern Loveland; County Road 19 [Taft Hill Road]; ... JJ's Country Corner.

     Map: https://ridewithgps.com/routes/7985187 

     Bike (marker) lights are recommended. 

    • 09/20/2019
    • 2:45 PM
    • 09/22/2019
    • Ted's Place, near Colorado_14 junction with U.S.287, Bellvue, north parking area
    • 75
    Register

    Friday through Sunday: Weekend of Camping and Riding in Cache la Poudre Canyon.

     Briefing at 2:45 PM, Friday, at Ted's Place, near Colorado-14 junction with U.S.-287, Bellvue, north parking area.

    We will be staying at the Mountain Park Campground group campsite which has a fully-enclosed shelter with an interior fireplace, multiple tent sites, and a large parking lot that can accommodate camping trailers.  Quarter-operated showers are available, too. 

     Camping equipment is to be collected, (place: to be arranged), the day before the event; then, loaded in a vehicle for transport to the group campsite.

     Please, bring a sleeping bagtentpersonal clothingsomething for lunch on Saturday,personal snacks and beverages, and forth.

     There is a nominal fee to pay for hauling cargo; the group campsite; and, food for two breakfasts plus two dinners: $30. Participants will be asked to help with cooking and cleanup duties.

     Children under-12-years-old: no fee!    

     [Non-cycling family members or friends are welcome to join us for camping this: same fee as cyclists.]

     Please,  register. (Click button, left-side area of screen.)


     Ride on Friday: Ted's Place-to-Mountain Park Campground24-miles with 1440-vertical-foot (net-climb):  https://ridewithgps.com/routes/24109835 .


    Rides, Saturday:

     (8:30 AM), out-and-back on Colorado_14, returning to Mountain Park Campground, two (suggested) options:  
     Moderate-paced 49-mile out-and-back with 2370-vertical-feet (change), via Poudre Falls (8275-feet-elevation):  https://ridewithgps.com/routes/23501363

    or,

     Advance-paced 86-mile out-and-back with 5650-vertical-feet (change), via Moose Visitor Centertopping-out (twice) over Cameron Pass, (10,270-feet-elevation): https://ridewithgps.com/routes/24107858 . 

     Ride on Sunday: Mountain Park Campground-to-Ted's Place, 24-miles with 1440-vertical-foot (net-descent):  https://ridewithgps.com/routes/24110057.


    • 09/24/2019
    • 5:00 PM
    • Trek Bicycle, south Fort Collins, Harmony Market Shop Center, 931 E Harmony Road, 80525, southeast of store, car parking lot.

    Trek Seasonal Series

     Briefing at 5:00 PM, Tuesday.

     Trek Bicycle, south Fort CollinsHarmony Market Shop Center, 931 E Harmony Road, 80525, southeast of store, car parking lot.

    Two routes

     Moderate-paced 21-miler with 580-vertical-feet: ... once figure-eight-looping through northern Loveland; ... HMSC. 

     Map: https://ridewithgps.com/routes/28520091;

    or,

     Advance-paced 25-miler with 650-vertical-feet: … twice figure-eight-looping through northern Loveland; ... HMSC.

     Map:  https://ridewithgps.com/routes/27347570.


     Après-bike: an informal gathering at Ryan's Sports Grill, Harmony Market Shopping Center (HMSC), 925 E. Harmony Road.

    • 09/26/2019
    • 5:00 PM
    • "JJ's Country Corner," 4015 S. Taft Hill Road, northwest corner at Harmony Road, Fort Collins 80526, east parking area

     Briefing at 5:00 PM, Thursday

     Location: JJ's Country Corner, 4015 S. Taft Hill Road, northwest corner at Harmony Road, Fort Collins 80526, east side area.

     Advance-paced or Moderate-paced 21-miler with 1740-vertical-feet. 

     County Road 38_E; ... west-to-east on Firethorne Drive, Masonville; ... back via County Road 38_E./

     Map: https://ridewithgps.com/routes/18385487

     Bike (marker) lights are recommended.

    • 09/29/2019
    • 11:00 AM
    • Harmony Library, 4700 S Shields Street, southwest car parking lot

     Briefing at 11:00 AMSunday. 

     Harmony Library, 4700 S Shields Street, 80526, southwest car parking area.

     Advance-paced or Moderate-paced 50-miler with 1600-vertical-feet. 

     Route, southeast, clockwise: … Trilby Road; … Kechter Road; … Windsor; Colorado_257; Milliken; Johnstown; Colorado_60; Interstate_25 frontage road; ... Boyd Lake Avenue, Loveland; ... Timberline Road; Trilby Road; ... Harmony Library/FRCC campus, Fort Collins.

     Route map: https://ridewithgps.com/routes/28641763.

    • 10/01/2019
    • 4:30 PM
    • Trek Bicycle, south Fort Collins, Harmony Market Shop Center, 931 E Harmony Road, 80525, southeast of store, car parking lot.

    Trek Bicycle of Fort Collins Series 

     Briefing at 4:30 PM, Tuesday.

     Trek Bicycle, south Fort CollinsHarmony Market Shop Center, 931 E Harmony Road, 80525, southeast of store, car parking lot.

     Moderate-paced or Advance-paced 24-miler with 870-vertical-feet. 

     Fort Collins, northwest: HMSC; .. Bingham Hill Road summit, U-turn; ... back to HMSC.   Map: https://ridewithgps.com/routes/27347260.


     Après-bike: an informal gathering at Ryan's Sports Grill, Harmony Market Shopping Center (HMSC), 925 E. Harmony Road.

    • 10/03/2019
    • 4:30 PM
    • "JJ's Country Corner," 4015 S. Taft Hill Road, northwest corner at Harmony Road, Fort Collins 80526, east parking area

     Briefing at 4:30 PM, Thursday

     Location: JJ's Country Corner, 4015 S. Taft Hill Road, northwest corner at Harmony Road, 80526, east side area.

     Advance-paced or Moderate-paced 29-miler with 1500-vertical-feetsouthwest, clockwise: ... eastbound on Harmony Road; Shields Street; ... 43rd Street, Loveland; 29th Street, Loveland; Rio Blanco Avenue by Mehaffy Park, Loveland; ... U.S.34, westbound; ... Glade Road; County Road 38_E

     Route map: https://ridewithgps.com/routes/8761185/.

     Bike (marker) lights are recommended. 

    • 10/06/2019
    • 11:00 AM
    • CSU Engineering Parking Lot, 711 Oval Dr, 80523, one block west of 'The Oval'

    Trek Bicycle of Fort Collins Series 

     Briefing at 11 AM, Sunday. 

     CSU Engineering Parking Lot (195): south of Meldrum Street; and, one block west of 'The Oval'.

     Moderate-paced or Advance-paced 44-miler with 1130-vertical-feet. 

     Route: ... Overland Trail street; Laporte; County Road 19 [Taft Hill Road]; County Road 70 [Owl Canyon Road]; County Road 15 [Terry Lake Road] through Waverly; County Road 64 to Wellington; Colorado 1; County Road 54 [Douglas Road], westbound; County Road 17; County Road 56; County Road 19 [Taft Hill Road]; ... Colorado State University. 

     Map: https://ridewithgps.com/routes/29258365.

    • 10/08/2019
    • 4:30 PM
    • Trek Bicycle, south Fort Collins, Harmony Market Shopping Center, 931 E Harmony Road, 80525, southeast of store, car parking lot

    Trek  Seasonal  Series

     Briefing at 4:30 PM, Tuesday.

     Trek Bicycle, south Fort CollinsHarmony Market Shopping Center, 931 E Harmony Road, 80525, southeast of store, car parking lot. 

    Two routes:

     Moderate-paced 22-miler with 730-vertical-feet: ... Lemay Avenue; ... Loveland: Taft Avenue; 43rd Street; Wilson Avenue; 29th Street; Mehaffey Park; ... HMSC.

     Route, southwestridewithgps.com/routes/17727351

    or,

     Advance-paced 25.5-miler with 900-vertical-feet: ... Lemay Avenue; ... Loveland: Taft Avenue; 43rd Street; Wilson Avenue; 29th Street; ... U.S.34; Morning Drive; 22nd Street; ... HMSC.

     Route, southwestridewithgps.com/routes/17727985


     Après-bike: an informal gathering at Ryan's Sports Grill, Harmony Market Shopping Center (HMSC), 925 E. Harmony Road.

    • 10/10/2019
    • 4:30 PM
    • JJ's Country Corner, 4015 S. Taft Hill Road, northwest corner at Harmony Road, 80526, east side area

     Briefing at 4:30 PM, Thursday. 

     Location: JJ's Country Corner, 4015 S. Taft Hill Road, northwest corner at Harmony Road, Fort Collins 80526, east side area.

     Advance-paced or Moderate-paced 24-miler with 2100-vertical-feet. 

     Route: County Road 38E; three Horsetooth Reservoir dams; .. Bellvue loop; .. three Horsetooth Reservoir dams; County Road 38E; JJ's Country Corner.

     Map:  https://ridewithgps.com/routes/27164262.


     Bike (marker) lights are recommended. 

    • 10/13/2019
    • 8:30 AM
    • Harmony Library, 4700 S Shields Street, southwest car parking lot

    Fall Fling

     Briefing at 8:30 AM, Sunday.

     Harmony Library, 4700 S Shields Street, 80526, near southwest car parking area

     Advance-paced or Moderate-paced 100-miler with 6250-vertical-feet.

     Fall Fling Imperial Century, west-northwest, clockwise loop: ... Glade Road; ... Masonville; Buckhorn Canyon Road; Stove Prairie Road. Poudre Canyon Road/Colorado_14 [including the 30-mile-out-and-back via Rustic for food stop]; U.S.287; ... Laporte; Overland Trail street; ....

    Map: https://ridewithgps.com/routes/18462326; 

    or,

     Fall Fling SeventyAdvance-paced or Moderate-paced 70-miler with 4520-vertical-feet. west-northwest, clockwise loop: ... Glade Road; County Road 24_H; ... Masonville; Buckhorn Canyon Road; ... Stove Prairie Road; Poudre Canyon Road/Colorado_14 [omitting the 30-mile-out-and-back]; U.S.287; ... Laporte; Overland Trail street; ....

    Map: https://ridewithgps.com/routes/25549504

    or,

     Advance-paced or Moderate-paced 62-miler (100-km) with 4060-vertical-feet, west-northwest, clockwise: 

     "Fall Fling Metric Century," west-northwest, clockwise loop: ... Masonville; Buckhorn Canyon Road; Stove Prairie Road; Poudre Canyon Road/Colorado_14 (descent); U.S.287; ... Laporte; Overland Trail street; .... 

    Map: https://ridewithgps.com/routes/25448091

    • 10/15/2019
    • 4:00 PM
    • Trek Bicycle, Harmony Market Shop Center, 931 E Harmony Road, 80525, southeast of store in parking lot

    Trek Series

     Briefing at 4:00 PM, Tuesday.

     Trek Bicycle, south Fort CollinsHarmony Market Shop Center, 931 E Harmony Road, 80525, southeast of store, car parking lot. 

     Moderate-paced 25-miler with 540-vertical-feet.

     East, counterclockwise: HMSC; ... Lemay Avenue; Trilby Road; Lady Moon Drive; ... Timberline Road; Mountain Vista Drive; Richards Lake Road; ... Giddings Road; Mountain Vista Drive; Timberline Road; ... HMSC. 

    Map:  https://ridewithgps.com/routes/26823145.


     Après-bike: an informal gathering at Ryan's Sports Grill, Harmony Market Shopping Center (HMSC), 925 E. Harmony Road.

    • 10/17/2019
    • 4:00 PM
    • "JJ's Country Corner," 4015 S. Taft Hill Road, northwest corner at Harmony Road, Fort Collins 80526, east parking area

     Briefing at 4:00 PM, Thursday

     Location: JJ's Country Corner, 4015 S. Taft Hill Road, northwest corner at Harmony Road, Fort Collins 80526, east side area.

     Advance-paced or Moderate-paced 21-miler with 1740-vertical-feet. 

     County Road 38_E; ... west-to-east on Firethorne Drive, Masonville; ... back via County Road 38_E./

     Map: https://ridewithgps.com/routes/18385487

     Bike (marker) lights are recommended.

    • 10/20/2019
    • 12:00 PM
    • Harmony Library, 4700 S Shields Street, southwest car parking lot

     Briefing at 12:00 PM, Sunday.

    Harmony Library, 4700 S Shields Street, 80526, southwest car parking area.

     Advance-paced or Moderate-paced 60-miler with 2060-vertical-feet. 

     Route Description: ... Namaqua Road, Loveland; ... County Road 16 by Lon Hagler Reservoir; ... The Mountain Fountain, Hygiene/Longmont; ... County Road 29 by Sedona Hills; ... western Loveland; ... Front Range Community College/Harmony Library campus parking area.

     Route Map:  https://ridewithgps.com/routes/28579487.

    • 10/22/2019
    • 4:00 PM
    • Trek Bicycle, south Fort Collins, Harmony Market Shop Center, 931 E Harmony Road, 80525, southeast of store, car parking lot.

    Trek Seasonal Series