SUMMER PICNIC WAS A GREAT SUCCESS ON JULY 24, 2021 AT PROSPECT PARK, WHEATRIDGE

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Click here for the July 2021 Newsletter => DBTC NL JULY

Click here for the August 2021 Newsletter => AUGUST FINAL

Click here for the August Ride Schedule => August 2021 Rides

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DBTC COVID-19 Ride Policy Update

COVID-19 is a very contagious disease that can cause severe illness and death. Older adults and people with underlying medical conditions are at higher risk. In order to provide safe and enjoyable riding, DBTC encourages all riders to continue following CDC guidelines: wear a mask; wash hands frequently; bring and use hand sanitizer on rides; leave plenty of space between each bicycle when riding; avoid large gatherings and physical contact with others; and avoid sharing water, food, and personal items. At your earliest convenience and allowable time, please get vaccinated.

COVID-19 is a very contagious disease that can cause severe illness and death.

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UPCOMING RIDES!!!   

 

Wednesday, August 4th:

8:30AM  LEISURE H1-16-NW Goose Creek-Boulder Creek Loop-ish. Meet Marcy Rodney 720-985-3403 at the East Boulder Community Center, 5660 Sioux Dr.   We'll head north on the S. Boulder Creek Trail, west on the Goose Creek Path, then ride through some streets and connect to the Boulder Creek Path which we'll ride to Eben Fine Park.  We then double back for a break on the Pearl St. Mall then return east via the Boulder Creek path.  We'll stop by Community Cycles’ new building for a brief tour and talk about the amazing work they do in the community. Casual picnic back at the start so bring lunch.  Bring money and lock for Pearl St. stop.  Rolling path and some roads, all paved. Contact the ride leader ahead of time to RSVP and for ride notes.

9:00 AM FUN-H1-30 SE Meet Patty Gaspar (303-618-5069) at the Original Brooklyn’s 2644 W Colfax Ave, Denver, CO 80204 for a ride on the Platte River Trail to the Cherry Creek Trail to the Highline Canal then DOWN Dartmouth. Lunch is at the Original Brooklyn’s. I loved this ride when I did it with Wayne on a Monday. DIRECTIONS: from I-25 take the Colfax exit west to Federal Blvd.; go South on Federal to the next light at W Howard place; then go left. Go to the end and take a left onto Morrison Road and stay right to the parking lot of 13 the restaurant. Or ask your GPS.


Thursday, August 5th:

9:00 AM FUN–H2–22 - Downtown Meet Jeff Krinsky(720-373-9107)for this Incredible FREE DRINK Summer Adventure!The meeting place has been changed to the front of the REI Starbucks.(We normally can park for free at the City of Cuernavaca Park downtown (23rd Ave Exit from I25, go down the hill, drive by the REI Superstore going NE, cross 15th St and keep going till you see the parking lot directly in front of you) HOWEVER the parking lot may still be closed so the official meeting place has been changed to the REI Starbucks. This is a fantastic ride down the Platte River Bike Path towards the infamous Hudson Gardens where a beverage of your choice will be provided to all riders!!!

 

Friday, Aug 6th:

9:15 AM FUN PLUS-H4-25-Frisco (Elev. Gain 1646’) Meet Jeff Krinsky  (720-373-9107) and Suzy Ward (720-355-3268) for THE FREE ICE CREAM TOUR OF VAIL PASS. We will meet at the Summit Middle School parking lot in Frisco and ride the multi-use trail through Frisco and Copper Mountain, culminating at Vail Pass. We will enjoy the view and then return to Frisco where DBTC will purchase ice cream for all riders at the Foote’s Rest Sweet Shop in Frisco. Directions to Summit Middle School, 158 School Rd, Frisco: Drive westbound from Denver on I-70 to Exit 203, and take the roundabout exit that leads south onto the bridge crossing I-70. Continue south on Summit Blvd. (Hwy 9) for .8 miles to the stoplight intersection of School Rd. & CR 1040. Turn left onto School Rd., and look for DBTC members in the parking lot.



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DBTC Ride With GPS (RWGPS) Club Account

As a DBTC Active member, take advantage of this benefit that provides you with tools for creating, storing, managing and using bike routes.  DBTC's group of Route Managers continues to build a RWGPS database of bike routes as they become available.  Your participation using this benefit is strictly voluntary.  Click on the "Ride With GPS" homepage menu item and learn how to set up and use this benefit!

Find more information on RWGPS at the following two web pages:
 o  https://ridewithgps.com/
 o  https://ridewithgps.com/help/club-account/

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DBTC COVID-19 Ride Policy Update

COVID-19 is a very contagious disease that can cause severe illness and death. Older adults and people with underlying medical conditions are at higher risk. In order to provide safe and enjoyable riding, DBTC encourages all riders to continue following CDC guidelines: wear a mask; wash hands frequently; bring and use hand sanitizer on rides; leave plenty of space between each bicycle when riding; avoid large gatherings and physical contact with others; and avoid sharing water, food, and personal items. At your earliest convenience and allowable time, please get vaccinated.

COVID-19 is a very contagious disease that can cause severe illness and death.

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COVID-19 is a very contagious disease that can cause severe illness and death.

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