TUCSON – THE BICYCLE LOOP RIDE C+/2/54, Bike Arizona –
We will meet at the east end of the parking lot along Tanque Verde Rd.
We’ll meet at the east end of the parking lot of Udall Park along Tanque Verde at 6:30AM for our ride around Tucson via The Loop Bike paths. Please, no ear buds on this ride. The average end-of-ride pace will be 15-16 MPH for the 54 mile ride. We will make our way to Rita Rd via Tanque Verde, Pio Decimo, Pima, Grady, Speedway and onto the Pantano Bike Path. We will continue south on the new Harrison Greenway bike path to Rita Rd and onto the Julian Wash Bike Path. We’ll take a quick restroom break at Kolb Rd before we continue west on the path until we pick up the Santa Cruz River Bike Path. There is a nice park along the bike path to take our next short break for snacks and a restroom visit. We will then head north to the Rillito River Bike Path which will take us east to the end of the path at Craycroft and River Rd. and a short break. From there we will ride back to Udall Park via River Rd, Sabino Canyon and Tanque Verde or take Craycroft to Pima then onto Tanque Verde and back to Udall Park.