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American River Parkway - William B. Pond Park
5700 Arden Way, Carmichael, California 95608
NEW DATE! Ride the Parkway has moved to May, so get ready to log those May is Bike Month miles with a ride to benefit the American River Parkway.
Grab your friends and your roadie, fixie, single-speed, or cruiser and choose from 3 different routes along the paved Jedediah Smith Memorial Bike Trail, stretching from Downtown Sacramento to the Nimbus Fish Hatchery. Rest stops will be provided along the way. All routes start and finish at William B. Pond Recreation Area.
— Cruiser Route (9 am start): 5 mile ride to Hagan Park & back
— Fixie/Single-Speed Route (8 am start): 12 mile ride downstream, loop around at Guy West Bridge
— Roadie Route (7 am start): 26+ mile ride downstream to Discovery Park, optional add-on up to Nimbus Dam
Registration includes a t-shirt, BBQ lunch, raffle ticket, and beverages. Shirt size is only guaranteed for registrations through Friday, April 20, 2017.
Bring your picnic blanket for the post-ride party at William B. Pond Park, starting at 11 am & featuring:
— Mini beer/wine garden with River City Brewing Company
— Live music
— BBQ lunch from O'Connors Wood Fire Grill & Bar
— Booths from local bike shops