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The Emerald Necklace Ride

  • Jeff Seymour Family Center 10900 Mulhall Street El Monte, CA, 91731 United States (map)

The November 2017 #BikeTrain will be an old favorite with some special guests! After a 2 year hiatus, the Bike Train will once again cover the traditional 17 mile Emerald Necklace route for #SGVBikeChallenge Ride #11 of 12! 

Join us for a beautiful ride along the Rio Hondo and San Gabriel River trails. The 11/19 ride will include stops at several local parks and landmarks where we'll learn about the history of the SGV's existing greenways, and ongoing efforts to expand the region's network of multi-use bicycle and pedestrian paths. 

Special guests will include Matt Suska, Senior Bikeways Coordinator for the Los Angeles County Department of Public Works, who will share his expertise on the County's network of greenways.

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Timeline

  • 9:30am - Meet at Jeff Seymour Family Center, 10900 Mulhall Street, El Monte 91731. Explore the Bike Campus, check out the booths and skills course!
  • 10:00am - Ride start
  • 12:30pm - Ride Return
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Route (subject to slight changes)

  • Cities: El Monte-Irwindale-South El Monte
  • Start: Jeff Seymour Family Center (Room 10), 10900 Mulhall St, El Monte 91731
  • Route: mostly flat, with slight inclines along the Rio Hondo River (17.2 miles round trip) Map
Earlier Event: November 19
Group Ride with THE LOT & Equator
Later Event: November 24
LA Critical Mass - November '17