Category Archives: Stevens Point Area

Bike Fun Report: July TGIF Dessert Ride

On Friday night, eleven Poky Pedalers combined a pleasant bicycle ride with scenic parks, picturesque river views, and scrumptious desserts in sharing Bike Fun on the TGIF Dessert Ride. From the Stevens Point downtown square, we headed towards Pfiffner Park … Continue reading

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Friday evening Bike Fun on the TGIF Dessert Ride

The family-friendly TGIF Dessert Ride returns this Friday evening. A casual bicycle ride along the Wisconsin River through a couple of Stevens Point’s most scenic parks will be followed by a trip to a dessert place near our starting location. … Continue reading

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Bike Fun Report: Bike/Ped Plan Vision Ride

Yesterday, eleven Poky Pedalers got a sense of how much better bicycling and walking could be in Portage County on the Bike/Ped Plan Vision Ride. Our wonky Bike Fun provided numerous examples of recommendations from the Portage County Bicycle and … Continue reading

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Bike/Ped Plan Vision Ride this weekend is postponed one day until Sunday

[Update Fri 2:15 PM: The Bike/Ped Plan Vision Ride is postponed one day until Sunday July 19 at 12:45 PM in Bukolt Park near the skate park. The forecast for Saturday hasn’t changed much from what I saw yesterday when … Continue reading

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Bike Fun Report: July Poky Pedaling Potluck Picnic

Last night, eight Poky Pedalers enjoyed a scenic bike ride followed by a pleasant picnic on the monthly Poky Pedaling Potluck Picnic. Despite the pre-picnic concerns about rain, it actually turned out to be a very beautiful evening. From Goerke … Continue reading

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Poky Pedaling Potluck Picnic this Tuesday: the Bike Fun keeps on coming

[Weather update Tue 3 PM: Great news! Rain and thunderstorms have completely vanished from today’s forecast. Temperatures should be in the mid-70’s for our Bike Fun. It looks like weather will be cooperative for tonight’s Poky Pedaling Potluck Picnic. See … Continue reading

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Bike Fun Report: July Poky Pizza Pedal

Twenty-three Poky Pedalers enjoyed a delightful evening of bicycle riding and pizza eating on yesterday’s Poky Pizza Pedal. We again realized how this simple combination results in colossal Bike Fun. Our gathering spot was Point Area Bicycle Service in downtown … Continue reading

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Enjoy sunshiny, delicious Bike Fun on the Poky Pizza Pedal this Wednesday

Pizza-themed Bike Fun returns Wednesday evening on the monthly Poky Pizza Pedal. This is a great opportunity to enjoy a short, slow, pleasant bike ride followed by food and beverage while socializing with other Poky Pedalers. The Poky Pizza Pedal … Continue reading

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Bike Fun Report: June TGIF Dessert Ride

Last night, seven Poky Pedalers enjoyed a pleasant ride along the Wisconsin River on the inaugural TGIF Dessert Ride. A bit of rain fell a few hours before we started, yet we encountered nothing but sunny skies during our Bike … Continue reading

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Let Bike Fun get your weekend started on the first-ever TGIF Dessert Ride this Friday

[Update 4:15 PM Fri: Unless a severe storm somehow arises (very unlikely), tonight’s TGIF Dessert Ride will take place even if we get a bit of light rain. The forecast indicates only a 20% chance of precipitation, and only a light … Continue reading

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