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Discovering Quincy Ride: Merrymount and Houghs Neck

Posted by on Aug 31, 2017 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

Discovering Quincy Ride: Merrymount and Houghs Neck

Saturday, September 16
Learn new routes through Merrymount, Adams Shore, and Houghs Neck neighborhoods

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Second Saturday Ride: Beaches of Quincy

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Second Saturday Ride: Beaches of Quincy

WHEN: Saturday, June 10, 7:15am (or 9:30am for a shorter ride) WHERE: Anderson Bicycle, 380 Washington Street, Quincy (shorter ride joins at the Kennedy Center, 440 East Squantum Street) WHAT: Cycle with us along Quincy’s coastline — approximately 22 of Quincy’s 27 mile coast with water views from 13 beaches. For the second year we will be hosting a longer ride starting at Anderson Bicycle and riders who would prefer a shorter ride can join us later at the Kennedy Center. Followed by a luncheon at Gaveston’s Deli at Marina Bay with support from Save the Harbor/Save the Bay. LONG RIDE DETAILS: WHEN: June 10, 7:15am WHERE: Anderson Bicycle, 380 Washington Street, Quincy LONG ROUTE (approximately 23 miles): This longer more strenuous ride will start at 7:15 am and meet at Anderson Bicycle, 380 Washington Street, Quincy. We will ride the Quincy Shoreline via Quincy Point, Adams Shore Germantown, Houghs Neck and Merrymount Communities and then along Wollaston Beach. It is our goal to maintain a pace of 12mph and minimize stops during this ride. We will meet up with the Short Ride group at 9:30 and continue around the coast of Squantum as described below. ______________________________________________________________________   SHORT RIDE DETAILS WHEN: June 10, 9:30am WHERE: The Kennedy Center, 440 E Squantum St, Quincy, MA 02171 (please park in the Hummock lot across the street) SHORT ROUTE (approximately 8 miles): This will be a more relaxed ride around the coast of Squantum to Squantum Post then back via Marina Bay to Commander Shea and a bike path around the Moorings and back to Squantum Point Park. Quincycles rides are open to members and non-members. Bicycling involves certain inherent risks.  Your participation in a Quincycles ride constitutes your agreement to this Acknowledgement, Waiver and Release. Please review our Ride Guidelines before the ride and check our Facebook page for weather related...

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Sea to Summit Ride

Posted by on Aug 13, 2016 in | 0 comments

Sea to Summit Ride

WHEN: August 13th, 7:30 WHERE: Meet at Bernazzani School on Furnace Brook Parkway at 7:30 am. ROUTE: A beautiful and somewhat strenuous ride that go into the Blue Hills to the lookout at Chickatawbut and then return and ride to Houghs Neck and Nut Island and then return to the Bernazzani school. Coffee and pastry at Montilios Bakery by 9:45. RIDE LEADER: Tim Lanham Please review our Ride Guidelines prior to the...

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Sea to Summit Ride

Posted by on Aug 2, 2016 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

Sea to Summit Ride

A beautiful and somewhat strenuous ride into the Blue Hills and back out to Nut Island. August 13th, 7:30am

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July Easy Rider Ride: Houghs Neck

Posted by on Jul 16, 2016 in | 0 comments

July Easy Rider Ride: Houghs Neck

WHEN: July 16, 9:00am WHERE: Meet at Merrymount School, 4 Agawam Rd. ROUTE: Depending on number of riders and their experience, this ride will be between 5 – 8 miles through the Merrymount, Adams Shore & Houghs Neck neighborhoods – mostly on side streets and on “The Dike” (off road path that parallels Sea Street). Visit some different Quincy neighborhoods. We’ll enjoy a rest & refreshment stop at Dunkin Donuts on Sea Street before returning to the Merrymount School. RIDE LEADER: Bob and Jean Mackey Please review our Ride Guidelines prior to the...

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