MBC-UMRA Ride 6/4/2024 Fort Loop w/ map - Report

Post event report:

3 riders met at Silver Park to enjoy this cooler afternoon of 66 degrees. This ride was our basic Fort Loop with a short stop at Kelly Island

GPS data captured on COOSPO BC200 and processed via Strava:

  • Distance: 13.45 miles
  • Duration: 1 hours, 18 minutes
  • Average Speed: 10.2 mph


Pre-ride information:

Given the current long range weather forecast for, Tuesday, 6/4, with a high of 61 and 37% likelihood of precipitation with clearing in the afternoon, this should be a reasonable day to continue our 2024 riding season for the Tuesday MBC-UMRA riding group. This will be an afternoon ride beginning at 1:30 PM in Silver Park. A plan has yet to be decided as of this posting. This will be a repeat of the May 14 ride, Fort Loop +, see the map below.

If you have any suggestions for future rides for this primarily Tuesday biking group, please let me know by entering it on the "Propose a Ride" page and indicate that you would like someone else to lead. Also, if you would be interested in leading or co-leading any of the future MBC-UMRA Tuesday rides, you can submit your interest on our "Propose a Ride" page.

Any cancellation/postponement of this ride will be posted here and a cancellation email will be sent out not later than 11:00 AM on Tuesday 6/4, to all who have RSVP'd. Always dress appropriately for your comfort.

While this ride is targeted towards UM Retirees, it is open to all MBC members. Please remember that this will be a slow to moderate pace with the potential of only one moderate hill, the Reserve St overpass. Please RSVP if you’re considering joining the ride so that you will be provided the leader's contact information and can be informed of any late-breaking changes (e.g., weather or smoke related cancellation).

  • Ride name:  MBC-UM Retirees Ride 6/4/2024
  • Date: Tuesday, June 4, 2024
  • Start time: 1:30 PM
  • Gathering place: Silver Park
  • Distance in miles: 11 - 18
  • Pace:  Slow to Moderate 9 - 12 MPH on the flats
  • Planned stops: ??
  • Leader: name - leader contact information will be provided in the autoresponse email you will receive after you RSVP below.