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Reconstructed County Hwy R brings new comfortable bicycle connectivity

A couple of days ago, I rode to the east edge of the urban area to see what was happening with County Hwy R. This roadway, which borders the east edge of Crossroads Commons, was closed for construction between Crossroads … Continue reading

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Bike Fun Report: Tiny Museum Ride

This afternoon, 20 Poky Pedalers appreciated a more sophisticated aspect of Bike Fun on the Tiny Museum Ride. A warm and breezy afternoon of bicycling, 8 miles in all, provided a pleasant backdrop for our visits to three of Stevens … Continue reading

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The cultured side of Bike Fun returns this Saturday on the Tiny Museum Ride

PPSP will once again share Bike Fun on the Tiny Museum Ride. This popular theme from two years ago is returning this Saturday, when we’ll visit a new collection of Stevens Point tiny museums. We’ll meet on Saturday July 19 … Continue reading

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Bike Fun Report: July Poky Pedaling Potluck Picnic

Remarkably pleasant weather arrived just in time for yesterday’s Poky Pedaling Potluck Picnic. Conditions all day had been cool and windy with ominously cloudy skies. But about an hour before our meeting time, the winds moderated and the clouds parted … Continue reading

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Poky Pedaling Potluck Picnic will deliver a dose of Bike Fun on Tuesday

[Weather update – 2 PM Tue 7/15: The weather forecast hasn’t changed much over the past couple of days. Mid-60’s, clouds, and a small chance of a few sprinkles. It could be somewhat windy, though. I just rode our PPPP route, and … Continue reading

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Bike Fun Report: July Poky Pizza Pedal

The 35 Poky Pedalers on yesterday’s Poky Pizza Pedal enjoyed a pleasant bike ride, some delicious pizza, and the company of a special mystery guest. These ingredients blended into a superb recipe for Bike Fun. We met as usual at … Continue reading

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Special mystery guest to highlight Wednesday’s Poky Pizza Pedal

The next Poky Pizza Pedal is this Wednesday. Our Bike Fun will take us on a 4-mile urban loop on calm streets and non-motorized paths and return to a downtown pizza place. Our route and destination changes each month so … Continue reading

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Listen to a free podcast about Bike Fun from Portland, the Bike Fun capital of the world

There is still about a week to go before the next opportunity for Bike Fun with PPSP. For those who might need a Bike Fun fix to bridge the gap since the last Poky Pedal, I can offer you what … Continue reading

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Bike Fun Report: Poke-Around Ride – Village of Whiting

The Village of Whiting was the focus of Saturday’s Poky Pedal. Twenty-two Poky Pedalers enjoyed an afternoon of Bike Fun exploration on the Poke-Around Ride – Village of Whiting. It was a wonderful day with comfortable temperatures and overcast skies … Continue reading

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Saturday’s Poke-Around Ride will showcase the Village of Whiting

[Weather update 7 AM Fri 6/20: Little change in the forecast from yesterday. Maybe a little drizzle, but storms unlikely. See you tomorrow.] Our next Poky Pedal will be the Poke-Around Ride – Whiting this Saturday. We’ll meet in Koziczkowski Park … Continue reading

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