Thursday Night Bike Rides
Battenkill Bicycles is hosting regular bike rides this month, leaving from the store at 99 Bonnet Street, Manchester Center. Call 802-362-2734 for details, including weather reports on the day of the ride. (Rides will be scheduled one week later if there is bad weather.) Bicyclists are required to wear a helmet; bike lights are encouraged. A Ladies’ Road Ride on Tuesday, June 21, from 6 to 7:30 p.m., is a 15-mile, easy-paced women’s group ride. The Summer Solstice Ride is Thursday, June 23, from 5:30 to 8 p.m. This 42.5 mile ride is followed by a cookout afterwards. If you feel you need more time, come and join the early group leaving at 4:30. In the Social Ride on Tuesday, June 28, from 6 to 7:30 p.m., everyone rides as a group in a 15 to 20 mile, easy-paced ride. A Surprise Ride is planned for Thursday, June 30, from 5:30 to 7 p.m. You will just have to show up to find out what happens.