Ravenna to Downtown via Fremont
This route leaves from Broadcast Coffee on 6515 Roosevelt Way NE near 65th, travelling via the Roosevelt Ave protected bike lane to the Burke-Gilman Trail, stopping at PCC Fremont to pick up riders, traveling along the Westlake bike path, 9th Ave, Bell St., the 2nd Ave. protected bike lane, making a stop at Westlake Park, before returning to 2nd Ave and ending at Marion/2nd. The ride meets around 20-30 minutes before departing in case you need a refresher with basic cycling practices; however, more experienced riders are welcome to show up closer to the Ride Start Time.
Don’t have a bike? Read the FAQ for solutions!
Ravenna/Roosevelt - Start
Meet at Broadcast Coffee (6515 Roosevelt Way NE)
Depart at 7:45 AM on Fridays
Meetup as early as 7:30 AM
Fremont - Stop
Meet in the protected lane across from PCC Fremont. (600 N. 34th St.)
Depart at: 8:15 AM on Fridays [Estimated]
Arrives approximately 8:50 AM.
We skip this stop if this is not a destination for the morning’s riders.
Occidental Square/Pioneer Square/Downtown - End
Arrival: 9:00AM [Estimated]
You can join the ride along the route by requesting a flag stop when you RSVP.
The ride has a few short climbs - unavoidably. If you aren’t a frequent rider, we strongly consider using a E-Bike on this route for the first few rides.
The ride is just over 7 miles.
Please dress for the weather; if it’s cool gloves and ear protection are recommended. If it’s raining please make sure to bring a jacket, or a change of clothing.
Yup! We will ride in light rain! But if the weather is looking iffy or severe, check for the banner at the top of the page to see if we’ve cancelled.
Have more questions? Read the FAQs!