Category Archives: Stevens Point Area

Bike/Ped Plan Vision Ride on Saturday will create awareness about improving transportation options

[Update Sat 9:15 AM: The weather forecast for this afternoon looks good. Only a 20% chance of rain, and even then it would merely be of the sprinkles variety. A cloud cover with temps in the upper 70’s should make for a pretty nice … Continue reading

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Bike Fun Report: August Poky Pedaling Potluck Picnic

Over the past few days, all I saw in the weather forecast for this afternoon was an uncomfortably high probability of rain. Yet as Poky Pedalers gathered for today’s Poky Pedaling Potluck Picnic, the sun shone brightly and the skies … Continue reading

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This Tuesday heralds another Poky Pedaling Potluck Picnic

[Update Tue 4:15 PM: The PPPP will start as scheduled, meeting at 5:15 PM today and riding at 5:30 PM. Although there have been big and somewhat ominous looking clouds all afternoon, there has also been a fair amount of … Continue reading

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Bike Fun Report: August Poky Pizza Pedal

On an exquisite afternoon for Bike Fun, the final Poky Pizza Pedal of 2014 provided its customary blend of bicycling and pizza. This past Wednesday, thirty-one Poky Pedalers gathered at Point Area Bicycle Service from where we rode off. Our 4-mile … Continue reading

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Join us this Wednesday for the final Poky Pizza Pedal of the year

Although Bike Fun with PPSP will continue into October, this Wednesday will be the last 2014 opportunity to join in on the monthly Poky Pizza Pedal. The first three have been wildly popular, so Poky Pedalers won’t want to miss … Continue reading

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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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