Non-Stop -- Leon Creek -- Beginner++ Speed (Mountain Bike) 12 Miles

We will begin at the Mainland Trailhead just off of Bandera Road and then follow the Leon Creek Greenway. We will try to do this non-stop.  Instead of a stop to rest we will slow down to about 5 mph and coast for about 3 minutes. We will keep riding. We will stop for accidents, flat tires or other mechanical problems, or if your energy is low and you absolutely have to eat something. As we ride If there is any kind of problem or need something then the rider can shout it out.  We will adjust. 

Our speed will range from about 8 to 12 mph

This ride will be on mostly dirt trails and some paved areas.  We will ride for about 2 hours.  We will meet by the shelter.  Think of these beginner non-stop rides as training for getting to intermediate level rides.

The Usual Stuff:

As with any park we mountain bike there are smooth parts and rocky parts and any part that makes you uncomfortable you can walk though it. Make sure you have water, sun block, and wear a helmet.  If you need to rest then shout out to the group to slow the speed down for a few minutes or to stop.  I will only be there if there are people who RSVP "YES" by the RSVP deadline.

Meet at:

We are meeting at the Mainland Trailhead parking lot. It is next to the WalMart and behind the apartment complex on Bandera road.
Look for the dark green mountain bike. I will probably be wearing black shorts and a blue shirt. See you there.


Rain cancels this event.


The deadline to rsvp "Yes" for this meetup is 1 days before the ride.

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  • Jesse James O.

    Running a bit late. If I can remember the trail I will catch up.

    April 25, 2014

  • Isaac M.

    Didn't have enough time

    April 25, 2014

  • Joyce A.

    COOL!!! I want to try and make this one!

    April 24, 2014

  • Enrique

    We need to get on the Hugh Jackman (Wolverine) 6000 calorie a day food plan. Of course we would have to exercise more. His exercise plan is too fierce for me.

    April 22, 2014

    • Enrique

      Hugh Jackman is about 11 months younger than I am. I should have a body like that. Time to get to work. At Mountain Bike Meetup we work on building our superhero bodies.

      April 22, 2014

    • Jesse James O.

      Woohoo! I'm working on my batman body!

      April 23, 2014

  • Enrique

    Official sunset is at 8:07. We have to be done by that time.

    1 · April 20, 2014

  • Eddy T.

    Let's make this a fast pace

    April 19, 2014

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