Bachelor to Bend Full Day Ride

  • July 4, 2013 · 8:30 AM
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In da Bend-ance day In Bend!

This will be the official hotel for the Bend trip:

Hilton Garden Inn Bend

The Hilton Garden Inn Bend hotel is set in the Old Mill District of Bend, near numerous restaurants, bars and shops.

425 SW Bluff Drive | Bend | OR

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More info will be posted soon!

 

Bachelor to Bend ~ Full Day Ride

Do you dream of riding endless singletrack that starts high in the Cascade Mountains and ride the best trails all the way into Bend?

Then the Bachelor to Bend tour is for you!

Ride Description:

Shuttle & Guide Fee: $90

Trials and more will be determined at Cog Wild based on what you like and want to ride.

http://cogwild.com/one-day-tours/bachelor-to-bend-full-day/

Your guide will take you on a personalized singletrack adventure: Miles of flowy trail with rocks, roots, creek crossings and jumps added if desired. Lunch is served on the trail with a view of Mt. Bachelor and the surrounding Cascade range.

Beginner, intermediate or advanced rider — don’t worry, we customize the ride perfect for you. Central Oregon has hundreds of miles of singletrack, Cog Wild will make sure you get your fill of banked turns and fast descents on a ride through the Central Oregon forests. Each tour is personalized for you, depending wither you are a beginner to advanced rider.

Tour Details:

These are the goods that make Bend famous for long and fast trails! All tours end back at the Cog Wild office, where a fridge full of Deschutes Brewery beer for the adults and cold non-alcoholic drinks for the youngsters await.

  • Intermediate to expert riders
  • up to 3500 feet of descending
  • 18-35 miles of trail bliss
  • Many route options, ride multiple Bachelor to Bend tours for more trails!
  • Expert guides eager to show you their playground
  • Sandwiches from local bakery, Nancy P’s
  • Get to the best trails right away

Riding Distance
18-35 miles

Level
Intermediate to Advanced. The route will be designed specifically for your riding level and which trails are in best riding shape.

Terrain
A little bit of everything – fast flowing singletrack, a few steep climbs and miles of downhill singletrack riding. Our trails are mainly buff & fast, but there are some roots and rocks mixed in for a great ride!

Altitude
Starts at[masked]ft and ends back in Bend at 3400ft.

Cog Wild:

http://www.cogwild.com

Cog Wild will be our local guide company for cycling in Central Oregon, the guides have intimate knowledge of the hundreds of miles of trails that start in Bend and Sunriver and continue into the Cascade Mountains and the surrounding high desert.

Remember, all riders should be members of Meetup.com & South Bay Mountain Bike Group.

Please remember to wear a helmet, bring water, and check that your bike is ready to ride. Also remember to carry extra tubes and a chain master link with you that fits your bike. It's ok if you need help to repair it, you will have the items needed to keep your ride going.

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  • Joe S.

    This ride was nothing short of spectacular. 26 miles of single track through the forest and a great group of people to hang out with. Really, Meetup needs to add a 6th star to their rating system be able to accommodate this ride:-)

    July 7, 2013

  • tekster

    This was the "Easier" of the two trails: http://app.strava.com/activities/64885091

    July 6, 2013

  • Michelle

    Perfect day! Tiddlywinks. Is. Rad. Endless single track. Awesome Cog Wild guides. A fantastic day with some of my favorite people.

    July 5, 2013

  • Mike W.

    Lack of ride share.
    Taking a plane is not in my budget.
    Have an awesome time bombing down the mnt for your beer!!!

    July 1, 2013

  • Ray G

    For the Thursday ride, as of today, Cog Wild only has payments for Ray, Michelle, Kelly, & Mike V. You need to call them with your info ASAP and payment or take yourself off the list.

    June 12, 2013

    • Mike W.

      I'm not an exec who can fly around to biking events. I got to budget money and time so if there is any one(s) who want to carpool with me or vise versa, let me know.

      June 30, 2013

    • Ray G

      @Mike Wes, South Bay Mountain Bike Group has never had a Demo Day at STP & I have not been to one.

      June 30, 2013

  • tekster

    looking forward to it! I'm going to drive up... It's a pain, but I hate boxing up my bike. Woo-Hoo! Bummer, my wife can't make it.

    June 17, 2013

    • Mike W.

      Oye, tu tienes espacio por um pasajero? Puedo manejar tamben e no quero ir solo. Deja me saber.

      June 29, 2013

    • tekster

      Wife is coming for the first two days. My car is full. Sorry, man!

      June 29, 2013

  • Suzanne

    Hi Ray. Once I confirm my driving situation I'll be able to confirm for the ride on the 4th.

    June 26, 2013

    • Mike W.

      Let you know about the 6th.

      June 28, 2013

    • Suzanne

      Mike, I'm not able to take anyone to Bend. I'm meeting up with family along the way.

      June 29, 2013

  • Mike W.

    Opa! Been busy & out of town, my apologies...
    I just called Cog Wild to make payment & left a msg.
    I'll make payment in tha am.
    #1) I can box up my bike & ride or
    #2) Drive or ride with someone who wants to share the ride.
    I prefer #1)
    Let me know

    June 27, 2013

  • Ray G

    Suzanne & Mike Wes do not show as being paid for the Thursday July 4th ride. Call Cog Wild and check with them.

    June 26, 2013

  • Ray G

    Cog Wild needs payments if you plan to ride. If we don't have enough paid members, they will not provide 2 guides. You need to call them with your info NOW and make your payment or take yourself off the list.

    June 26, 2013

  • Rajneesh S.

    Sorry Ray, not be able to go as i am not confident with my wrist yet.

    June 24, 2013

  • Mike W.

    Still curious about the bus to and from Bend and such since this is my first trip to Bend from San Ramon, CA. Looking forward riding da Bend trails and hangin with yas :-)

    June 12, 2013

  • Joe S.

    Called them but they are closed for today. Will make payment tomorrow.

    June 12, 2013

  • vincent U.

    I'm sorry (and sad) but again I have to cancel.
    I unfortunately could not come with you once again ...

    June 11, 2013

  • Michelle

    With that fantastic Tahoe trip behind us, now I'm really looking forward to Bend!

    1 · June 10, 2013

  • Ray G

    Time to get serious if your going to Bend, you need to call Cog Wild and pay for your shuttle/guided ride or rides. I will check in with them later this week. They need deposits so they can get our rides and guides scheduled. Let's do Bend!

    June 10, 2013

  • KAo

    Ray, will this be a paid guided ride or are we just gonna pay for a shuttle and ride at our pace like Downieville? Thanks.

    May 28, 2013

    • Ray G

      We will pay for a shuttle and have 2 guides that will allow us to split into 2 levels of the ride.

      1 · May 28, 2013

  • Ray G

    Ok, everyone... time to get serious about this ride. Get on the "Yes RSVP" if you are going or get off the list if you are not going. More info to be posted very soon. Let's Ride!

    May 28, 2013

  • Michelle

    I can't wait to ride!

    April 8, 2013

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