Category Archives: Bike Fun

Bike Fun planning for 2014 Poky Pedals continues on schedule

Almost 4 months have passed since the final Poky Pedal of 2013. Although snow continues to pile up and frequent subzero temperatures leave little doubt that it’s still winter out there, anticipation of another season of Bike Fun builds. The … Continue reading

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Bike Fun Report: looking back at the 2013 Poky Pedals

The 2013 Poky Pedals have come and gone. Before we set our sights on next year, this is a good time to remember the Bike Fun we shared during the second season for Poky Pedaling Stevens Point. Poky Pedalers shared … Continue reading

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Bike Fun Report: Maple Ride

Earlier today, 12 Poky Pedalers shared great Bike Fun on the Maple Ride. We took advantage of a brisk sunny fall afternoon as we explored the west side of our urban area on a 12-mile loop looking for streets named … Continue reading

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Weather update (6:30 PM Friday): Maple Ride postponed until Sunday, forecast to be “mostly sunny”

Friday 6:30 PM: The Maple Ride, originally scheduled for Saturday, has been postponed until Sunday (10/6). We will meet at 12:45 PM at Iverson Park. The weather forecast for Saturday is, in a word, rain. Lots of rain. That’s enough about … Continue reading

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UPDATED: This weekend brings the Maple Ride, our last Poky Pedal for 2013

[Update Friday 10/4 6:30 PM: The Maple Ride was originally scheduled for Saturday. Because of a forecast for heavy rain, it has been postponed until Sunday, which has a forecast for mostly sunny skies. This post has been updated to … Continue reading

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Bike Fun Report: Whatever Happened to Mosey Creek?

Historical Bike Fun highlighted a splendid afternoon yesterday as twenty Poky Pedalers learned the answer to “Whatever Happened to Mosey Creek?” The history of Mosey Creek, more commonly known today as Moses Creek, is intimately intertwined with the history of … Continue reading

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Historical Bike Fun on Saturday: Mosey Creek and its infamous relationship to Stevens Point

Poky Pedalers will learn some Stevens Point history, and perhaps revive a few old memories, on Saturday’s Poky Pedal entitled “Whatever Happened to Mosey Creek?” We will meet in the Schmeeckle Reserve Visitor Center parking lot at 12:45 PM on … Continue reading

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Bike Fun Report: Poke Around Ride – East of I-39

Saturday afternoon turned out to be a magnificent day for Bike Fun. Twenty Poky Pedalers turned out for the Poke Around Ride – East of I-39. This was an opportunity to see that the neighborhoods north and south of the … Continue reading

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Saturday will provide Bike Fun galore on the Poke Around Ride – East of I-39

This Saturday, the annual Poke Around Ride will allow Poky Pedalers to explore another area of our city that is an uncommon bicycle destination but is actually quite pleasant for a bike ride while providing interesting landmarks to appreciate. This … Continue reading

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Bike Fun Report: August Poky Pedaling Potluck Picnic

Another splendid evening of Bike Fun was shared yesterday by 9 Poky Pedalers on our final Poky Pedaling Potluck Picnic for this season. Besides good company and a delicious picnic, we learned a bit about the role of railroads in … Continue reading

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