Beginner Level: Bike Ride on the Farmington Canal Heritage Trail in Simsbury

Casual Bikers
Casual Bikers
Public group

Commuter Lot Behind CVS Simsbury

10 Jim Gallagher Way · Simsbury, CT

How to find us

Just Look for an unusually friendly bunch!

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Details

The address for a GPS (over a year old) is 62 Mall Way, in Simsbury.

Arrive 15 minutes early and have your bike checked out. We'll check your tire pressure, seat adjustment and brakes.

Join us for an easy Saturday morning 1.5 hour ride on the Farmington Canal Heritage Trail in Simsbury. This ride is intended for the novice rider.
The ride will be conducted at a very slow easy pace. Feel free to turn around if you feel you need to at anytime. We will proceed north on the greenway, experiencing scenic vistas looking over the Granbrook Park bridge before turning back.
This will be a leisurely ride; no one gets left behind.

We'll see you there!

Casual Ride Level Chart:

A note about our ride levels. We try to accommodate all levels of cyclists with different types of rides. We just ask that you come to the ride that suits your current riding ability the best.

Introductory Level : If you haven't ridden a bike in a number of years or are uncertain of your abilities on a bicycle including not knowing how to shift your gears.

Beginner Level : If you can easily ride your bike for 10 miles with some minor hills at a comfortable pace. This is equivalent to riding about 1.5 hours.

Medium Level : If you can do 20 miles pretty easily at a leisurely pace (10+ mph) This is equivalent to riding 3 hours at a steady pace with several breaks.

Please click on the link below for tips on group riding:

http://www.meetup.com/Casual-Bikers/pages/Tips_on_Group_Riding/