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Deschutes River MTN Bike ride

August 24, 2022 @ 3:00 am - 5:00 am

Where: Meet at the Lava Island Day Use Area for pre-ride meeting and gear check at 9:45 …. READY TO ROLL at 10:00
***Forest Service Pass required
***COVID-19 vaccination required
This ride is for those who are comfortable riding on single track and pine cones. This ride is NOT suitable for TRUE beginners. We will be riding on single and double track and old forest service roads at a conversational pace. Expect beautiful views of the Deschutes River.
We will stop at the Slough Day Use Area for a snack before continuing back on part of the Deschutes River Trail. There is a restroom available. Bring snacks and water.
NO E-bikes are allowed on this ride
Possible lunch after ride.
Route Details: This ride is 9.4 miles with an elevation gain of 350′.
You MUST sign up to go on this ride. After you press ATTEND, be sure to fill out the “Complete Your RSVP” form with your cell number and Emergency Contact info, then press SUBMIT.
*****Bella rides are “no-drop” rides and no one will be left behind. In consideration of others, we ask that you choose a ride that is close to your skill level based on the description given of the ride.


August 24, 2022
3:00 am - 5:00 am


Lava Island Day Use Area
Bend, OR 97707 US + Google Map


Bend Bella Cyclists Meetup
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