This Sunday all new CicLAvia â€“ Pasadena!
Two Feeder Ride options from Santa Monica, Tongva Park
This secondÂ CicLAvia of 2015 represents the firstÂ visit of LAâ€™s renowned open streets event to the City of Pasadena.Â For this CicLAviaÂ participants canÂ travel along Colorado Boulevard, and down side streets to parks and historic architecture using foot, pedal and non-motorized wheel power..Â CicLAvia â€“Â PasadenaÂ MayÂ 30, from 9amâ€“4pm
Whether you ride with us or get there on your own â€“ donâ€™t miss it!Â CicLAviaÂ celebrates the streets of Los Angeles for everyone! Â Temporarily limiting the access of motor vehicles andÂ openingÂ the streets to all usersÂ â€“ walking, wheelchairs, skates, bikes, scooters, skate boards, strollers â€“ you name it!Â Helpful suggestion on participation at CicLAvia
We will host twoÂ feeder ride options toÂ CicLAviaÂ this Sunday, May 30th.
PLEASE NOTE: NEW MEETNG LOCATION AND TIME FOR SANTA MONCIA FEEDER RIDES.Â Both Ride options meet inÂ Tongva Park, 7:30am
Option 1Â â€“Â Multimodal
Bike it to Culver City and Expo Line /Â Gold Line as a group
This simpleÂ RouteÂ is 7.5Â miles and nearly completelyÂ flat with bike lanes or low traffic volume streets at our time of travel. We will be traveling at an easy pace but do ask you â€œstay with the paceâ€ so we can all get there together. No rider is left behind.
For feeder ride all young children should be on tag-a-long, child carrier or in trailers.
Group will decide to ride or train to Gold Line Station from 7th Street Station
Option 2 â€“ Advanced
Bike from Santa Monica to CicLAvia â€“ The Valley
(bail out option at DTLA Gold Line)
This rideÂ is 27.9 miles and for more advance riders â€“ faster paced with more elevation gain (click map). This group plans toÂ meet the UCLA Bike Shop Group at Westwood and Santa Monica Blvd at 8:45am.
The groupÂ will stillÂ stayÂ together with no rider left behind â€“ you do have the option if you chooseÂ toÂ jump onÂ the GoldÂ LineÂ if you run out of steam or prefer to ride the train from DTLA.
Stuff to bring:
- helmet (for feeder ride or children under 18)
- sun screen
- cash â€“
- spare tube/ patch kit
- any special tools your bike requires!
Info on light rail & bus routes to or from CicLAvia
Big Blue BusÂ Rapid 10Â takes the frwy downtown LA fromÂ Santa Monica FAST!
Catch the Red Line at the 7th Street Metro Hub, to the Gold Line at Union Station to Pasadena Memorial Park.Â
Light Rail: Connect to theÂ Expo Line Culver City StationÂ (timetable) thenÂ
Big Blue BusÂ Rapid 20Â to DT SM,Â Rapid 12Â (to Westwood)Â orÂ Route 12Â (Westwood and Palms)
The Metro trip planner can be foundÂ here:Â