Let's Get Together for a Ride

Less than two months remain on the BBC ride schedule. You can join the group most everyday, but especially every Saturday for the big weekend ride that begins 9 am at Bryan Park. Check the Ride Calendar on this page for routes, maps and other details on each and every ride planned for members during the week.

Octoberfest of Bicycling

The weekend of October 4 and 5 has a lot of bicycling activities for the Bloomington Bicycle Club and the city of Bloomington.

Saturday, October 4
BBC will have a fall Drive & Ride starting at Brownstown CVS, at the corner of US-50 and IN-39/250. The Escarpment Ride will have three options:

  • OPTION 1. By-45mi (Brownstown, Little York)

  • OPTION 2. BySy-68mi (Brownstown, Little York, Scottsburg, Little York)

  • OPTION 3. BySSM-102mi (Brownstown,Little York, Scottsburg, Salem, Medora)

  • The ride will start at 9am. Car pools should be arranged to leave Bryan Park at 8am.



    Sunday, October 5, 12:30pm-5:30pm
    City of Bloomington Open Streets on 7th Street
    This event is located on 7th St from the B-Line to Elm St. The BBC tent will be in front of The Old Creamery where we will have a booth featuring a membership display, PowerPoint presentations on the Bike/Ped Bridge and RAIN Ride on laptops, a repair stand with tools and tire pump, and one or two rollers for BBC members to ride on and show off! We'll also need volunteers to make this a fun and fulfilling experience!

    Sunday, October 5
    Buskirk-Chumley Theater is also having "Bloomington Cycles" with a full slate of events. If any club member would like to ride the Breaking Away Ride, they would need to register online with Buskirk-Chumley Theater (click here).