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HBC  Ride Etiquette

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Medium Monday Morning 10:00 AM
Medium Monday Morning
Oct 2 @ 10:00 AM
Meet at Plymouth Station at Highway 55 and County 24 in Plymouth, on the north side of the main parking lot. It’s a medium, rolling ride for 25-35 miles on paved bike trails and safe roads. Let’s ride together!
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Round the River Ride 5:30 PM
Round the River Ride
Oct 3 @ 5:30 PM – 8:00 PM
A relatively short (18 mile) ride so we can get to Sea Salt in time. Weather looks like it should clear up later in the day, so let’s ride! Remember to bring lights. Bob Bowen 651-253-0467
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Hopkins Highball (late season) 5:00 PM
Hopkins Highball (late season)
Oct 4 @ 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM
As Summer fades our desire to ride doesn’t. Hopefully October will offer up a few more rideable Wednesdays for late season rides starting at 5:00. Medium paced rides of less than 20 miles will allow us to finish just after … Continue reading
Hopkins Highball Slow Ride 5:00 PM
Hopkins Highball Slow Ride
Oct 4 @ 5:00 PM
A relaxing slow/medium paced ride (average 10-11 mph) Terrain will be mostly flat trails but some streets and hills as well. This is a mapless ride , riders stick together. Mileage approximately 15-25 miles round trip.We will be rides together. … Continue reading
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St. Boni for Lunch 10:00 AM
St. Boni for Lunch
Oct 5 @ 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM
Mary Swanstrom is unavailable this week so I will be leading a shortened version of the St. Boni and Beyond ride. A flat scenic ride on the Dakota Trail to St. Bonifacius.   We’ll eat lunch at Mackenthun’s meat market in … Continue reading
Thursday’s Therapy @ Plymouth Station 10:00 AM
Thursday’s Therapy @ Plymouth Station
Oct 5 @ 10:00 AM
Note we are starting at Plymouth Station–same as for Medium Monday.  We will be heading to Maple Grove for our rest stop.  One BIG hill heading back!   Medium speed of 13-14 mph.   The route will be on roads and trails–no … Continue reading
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Hopkins Highball Slow Ride 5:00 PM
Hopkins Highball Slow Ride
Oct 6 @ 5:00 PM
A relaxing slow/medium paced ride (average 10-11 mph) Terrain will be mostly flat trails but some streets and hills as well. This is a mapless ride , riders stick together. Mileage approximately 15-25 miles round trip.We will be rides together. … Continue reading
Mediterranean Moods + Birthday Bash 5:00 PM
Mediterranean Moods + Birthday Bash
Oct 6 @ 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM
A medium-paced, friendly ride followed by dinner and the Birthday Bash. Probably about 20 miles. Maps not always provided so the group rides together although we may have Ride with GPS available. Meet on the top level of the Edina … Continue reading
Mediterranean Moods Slow 5:15 PM
Mediterranean Moods Slow
Oct 6 @ 5:15 PM
Join us for this leisurely paced ride. This is a mapless ride and the group stays together. Speed: slow paced; average speed 10-12 mph Distance: 15-20 miles, Meet on the top level of the Edina Municipal free parking ramp (entrance … Continue reading
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Gale Woods Farm Ride 10:30 AM
Gale Woods Farm Ride
Oct 7 @ 10:30 AM
Join us for a ride from Wayzata out to Gale Woods Farm (west of Mound) for the fall board collie sheep herding competition.  Other activities include “walk a llama” and wagon ride.  There is no cost for the event but … Continue reading
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Ride around Hastings 10:00 AM
Ride around Hastings
Oct 8 @ 10:00 AM
We will meet at Spring Lake Park Reserve (that is located just north of Hastings), at the Schaar’s Bluff Trailhead by the gathering center and ride to Hastings. http://www.co.dakota.mn.us/parks/Gathering/Weddings/Pages/schaars-bluff-gathering-center.aspx The ride is about 20 miles long. Along the way we will see a barn … Continue reading
Sunday Sunny Sixties 3:00 PM
Sunday Sunny Sixties
Oct 8 @ 3:00 PM
Good weather forecast for Sunday.  Let’s enjoy it on our bikes. Meet at Plymouth Station at Highway 55 and County 24 in Plymouth, on the north side of the main parking lot. We’ll bike about 25 miles and have our … Continue reading
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Medium Monday Morning 10:00 AM
Medium Monday Morning
Oct 9 @ 10:00 AM
Meet at Plymouth Station at Highway 55 and County 24 in Plymouth, on the north side of the main parking lot. It’s a medium, rolling ride for 25-35 miles on paved bike trails and safe roads. Let’s ride together!
Mellow Monday 5:30 PM
Mellow Monday
Oct 9 @ 5:30 PM – 6:30 PM
12 to 15 mile slow ride around Minneapolis
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THURSDAY’S THERAPY 10:00 AM
THURSDAY’S THERAPY
Oct 10 @ 10:00 AM
A Fall ride to see some color .  Route between 30-40 miles on trails, roads, etc.  A map is provided for faster or slower riders.  The average speed of most riders is 13-14 mph.
Round the River Ride 5:30 PM
Round the River Ride
Oct 10 @ 5:30 PM – 8:00 PM
The weather forecast looks good again this week, so let’s give it another try. The temp looks like mid-50’s and partly sunny, so dress warmly. Sea Salt is still open, so we can have refreshments at the end. Remember to … Continue reading
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Hopkins Highball Slow Ride 5:00 PM
Hopkins Highball Slow Ride
Oct 11 @ 5:00 PM
A relaxing slow/medium paced ride (average 10-11 mph) Terrain will be mostly flat trails but some streets and hills as well. This is a mapless ride , riders stick together. Mileage approximately 15-25 miles round trip.We will be rides together. … Continue reading
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St. Boni & Beyond 10:00 AM
St. Boni & Beyond
Oct 12 @ 10:00 AM
We’ll ride the trail to St. Boni and have an early lunch at Mackenthun’s then head west or east as the spirit takes us. This is a flat ride of  30 or 43 miles.  Let’s ride together!  
THURSDAY’S THERAPY 10:00 AM
THURSDAY’S THERAPY
Oct 12 @ 10:00 AM
Hope no one came for Thursday’s Therapy on Tuesday–I made a goof!  The Fall ride to see the leaves will be on the 12th.    We will be on trails and roads–no highway on this day.  There is a map … Continue reading
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Mediterranean Moods Slow 5:15 PM
Mediterranean Moods Slow
Oct 13 @ 5:15 PM
Join us for this leisurely paced ride. This is a mapless ride and the group stays together. Speed: slow paced; average speed 10-12 mph Distance: 15-20 miles, Meet on the top level of the Edina Municipal free parking ramp (entrance … Continue reading
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MN Landscape Arboretum 11:30 AM
MN Landscape Arboretum
Oct 14 @ 11:30 AM – 4:00 PM
Let’s ride together on Saturday October 14 at 12:30 pm from the Baja Haus Restaurant in Wayzata to the MN Landscape Arboretum. The Baja Haus is located half a block east of the Wayazata D’Amicos.  Check them out:  http://www.bajahaus.com   Park in the … Continue reading
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St Paul Wanderer 2:00 AM
St Paul Wanderer
Oct 15 @ 2:00 AM – 5:00 AM
Slow ride of 15 to 18 miles.  
Lunch at the Next Door Cafe 9:30 AM
Lunch at the Next Door Cafe
Oct 15 @ 9:30 AM
Join me for a beautiful 55 mile medium ride starting at Lake Front Park in downtown Hudson. We will climb out of the St. Croix River Valley on a long uphill that skirts Willow River State Park, and go to … Continue reading
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Medium Monday Morning 10:00 AM
Medium Monday Morning
Oct 16 @ 10:00 AM
Meet at Plymouth Station at Highway 55 and County 24 in Plymouth, on the north side of the main parking lot. It’s a medium, rolling ride for 25-35 miles on paved bike trails and safe roads. Let’s ride together!
Mwllow Monday 5:30 PM
Mwllow Monday
Oct 16 @ 5:30 PM – 8:00 PM
12 to 15 miles. Light required
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Round the River Ride 5:30 PM
Round the River Ride
Oct 17 @ 5:30 PM – 8:00 PM
Looks like a gorgeous October day, sunny and high 60’s, so let’s do another ride. Hans Gasterland has offered to lead this one. It’s also the last week for Sea Salt, so let’s go while we can. Remember to bring … Continue reading
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Moose Country Roll Mid Afternoon 3:00 PM
Moose Country Roll Mid Afternoon
Oct 18 @ 3:00 PM
Join me for Medium paced mid afternoon ride on one of our favorite routes-“Simon’s Ravine”. Route should be  a rolling 26 miles, including roads and trails. Optional refreshments after the ride at Lone Oak Grill in Eagan. Let’s Ride Together!
Hopkins Highball (late season) 5:00 PM
Hopkins Highball (late season)
Oct 18 @ 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM
As Summer fades our desire to ride doesn’t. Hopefully October will offer up a few more rideable Wednesdays for late season rides starting at 5:00. Medium paced rides of less than 20 miles will allow us to finish just after … Continue reading
Hopkins Highball Slow Ride 5:00 PM
Hopkins Highball Slow Ride
Oct 18 @ 5:00 PM
A relaxing slow/medium paced ride (average 10-11 mph) Terrain will be mostly flat trails but some streets and hills as well. This is a mapless ride , riders stick together. Mileage approximately 15-25 miles round trip.We will be rides together. … Continue reading
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St. Boni & Beyond 10:00 AM
St. Boni & Beyond
Oct 19 @ 10:00 AM
We’ll ride the trail to St. Boni and have an early lunch at Mackenthun’s then head west or east as the spirit takes us. This is a flat ride of  30 or 43 miles.  Let’s ride together!
THURSDAY’S THERAPY 10:00 AM
THURSDAY’S THERAPY
Oct 19 @ 10:00 AM
A Fall ride to see some color .  Route between 30-40 miles on trails, roads, etc.  A map is provided for faster or slower riders.  The average speed of most riders is 13-14 mph.
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Mediterranean Moods Slow 5:15 PM
Mediterranean Moods Slow
Oct 20 @ 5:15 PM
Join us for this leisurely paced ride. This is a mapless ride and the group stays together. Speed: slow paced; average speed 10-12 mph Distance: 15-20 miles, Meet on the top level of the Edina Municipal free parking ramp (entrance … Continue reading
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Fall Favorite & Pot Luck 2:00 PM
Fall Favorite & Pot Luck
Oct 21 @ 2:00 PM – 5:00 PM
Join Diane and I for a 25ish mile ride from our home to areas that often show great fall colors. Following the ride there will a Potluck party and Deck Warming. The ride will depart at 2:00 so plan to … Continue reading
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Medium Monday Morning 10:00 AM
Medium Monday Morning
Oct 23 @ 10:00 AM
Meet at Plymouth Station at Highway 55 and County 24 in Plymouth, on the north side of the main parking lot. It’s a medium, rolling ride for 25-35 miles on paved bike trails and safe roads. Let’s ride together!
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Hopkins Highball (late season) 5:00 PM
Hopkins Highball (late season)
Oct 25 @ 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM
As Summer fades our desire to ride doesn’t. Hopefully October will offer up a few more rideable Wednesdays for late season rides starting at 5:00. Medium paced rides of less than 20 miles will allow us to finish just after … Continue reading
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Variety on Friday ~ Olive Garden 5:00 PM
Variety on Friday ~ Olive Garden
Oct 27 @ 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM
Variety on Friday closes out the 2017 ride year with a ride from the Olive Garden in the St Louis Park West End. A medium paced ride just less than 20 miles ending after the 6:18 sunset. Light are mandatory.
Mediterranean Moods Slow 5:15 PM
Mediterranean Moods Slow
Oct 27 @ 5:15 PM
Join us for this leisurely paced ride. This is a mapless ride and the group stays together. Speed: slow paced; average speed 10-12 mph Distance: 15-20 miles, Meet on the top level of the Edina Municipal free parking ramp (entrance … Continue reading
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Eine Oktoberfest Gaudi 1:00 PM
Eine Oktoberfest Gaudi
Oct 28 @ 1:00 PM – 4:30 PM
Join us on Saturday, October 28 at 1:00 pm for a ~29 mile, medium-paced flatland ride. We will meet at a location that will be revealed soon. Our cycling route takes us through scenic areas in the Twin Cities area. … Continue reading
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