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The group will offer a variety of trips exploring the many scenic bicycling trails in the Twin Cities area. We will take short trips (1-5 miles), medium trips (5-10 miles) and longer (15-30 miles).

In addition, we will offer help with bicycling safety and maintenance.

If you have any questions, you can contact Brian at 612-251-5045.

Upcoming Group Events

There are currently no events scheduled. Please check back for updates.

Past Group Events

    Pine Point Park to Stillwater

    Thu August 22, 2019 at 10:00 am - 1:00 pm

    Thursday, August 22nd. – Pine Point Park to Stillwater (and return) – 20 miles roundtrip
    using Gateway State Trail and Brown’s Creek Trail:

    – 10:00 AM Meet at Pine Point Park – 11900 Norell Ave N, Stillwater, MN 55082
    – 11:30 AM Stop for lunch in scenic downtown Stillwater
    – 1:00 PM Arrive at Pine Point Park

    I hope you can join us. Please let us know if you will be able to ride.

    Susan Benfield and Shel Finvers

    Saint Paul Classic Bike Ride

    Sun September 8, 2019 at 8:00 am - 1:00 pm

    Sunday, September 8 – Saint Paul Classic Bike Ride – 15, 32 or 47 miles – your choice!
    the information available at http://www.bikeclassic.org

    Looking forward to riding with you

    Susan Benfield

    St. Paul Bicycle Classic short route

    Sun September 15, 2019 at 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm

    Sunday, 15 September
    12:30 – 2:00
    Start at Mount Zion parking lot
    Ride the short St. Paul Bicycle Classic route:
    15 miles – west on Summit, south on East River Road, thru downtown St. Paul, then back along Summit to the synagogue.
    10-12 mph average speed

    Lead: Michael Kuhne

    Jewish sites of St. Paul

    Sun October 20, 2019 at 9:45 am - 12:00 pm

    All Temple members are invited to the next Biking Small Group/Brotherhood bike ride on Sunday, October 20 (MEA weekend). Meet at the St. Paul JCC parking lot (1375 St. Paul Ave., East Parking Lot) at 9:45 AM.
    This 25 mile loop ride will take us to post 1950 Jewish sites of St. Paul, including 3 synagogues, 2 Jewish schools, the Mikva, the UJF offices and the Jewish Theater . We’ll also ride by Fort Snelling, Camp Coldwater (first European settlement in Minnesota) and Minnehaha Falls. There will be a break for lunch at Cecil’s on the route. The ride will be on city streets and bike paths through St. Paul, Mendota Heights and Minneapolis.

    Don’t miss this great ride! RSVP to Andy Rapoport (andrew.rapoport@aon.com or cell (612-308-2586).

Interested in joining this group? Contact the Group Leader.

Write to group leader Sue Benfield & Shel Finver to ask questions, get involved, join the group, suggest an event, or something else!


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