Bella events are for dues current members of the Bend Bella Cyclists. Non-members are welcome on their first ride without a membership but must sign a waiver and give it to the ride leader before the ride. Please note that this privilege may only be used once — you must become a member before attending your second Bella ride. To become a member, please join HERE.
Our Ride Coordinator, Amy Brannan, can help you map out rides and/or suggest routes of your preferred length and level of difficulty. You can contact her at [email protected].
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I have so much product that will make some great earrings. Let's get together and make a few pairs. I will supply all the product, you bring the creativity. They can be as simple or complicated as you want. We will use very basic wire looping and add items onto headpins. No skill is required, this is just a fun night. If anyone has small round nose pliers, please bring those. It will be fun to have some light appetizers…Find out more »
Organizer: Nina Pfeiffer and Debora Hare Please arrive at the start at 9:45 am; ready to roll at 10 am The ride will begin at Brasada Ranch, at the PARKING LOT ACROSS FROM THE ATHLETIC CENTER, where there are restrooms. See address below. This is a 30-mile loop with a pace of approximately 14-16 miles per hour.There is no bike lane on this route but most of the roads are low-traffic. The route will cross Highway 126 twice, and we…Find out more »
We had such an awesome ride on new trails a few weeks ago, let's do it again. This is an ADVANCED BEGINNER ride so up front, there will be plenty of stops, session areas, slower speeds. The trails are super fun right now.... Meet at Storm King trailhead off Conklin Road (parking on the left). We will ride up Storm King, up a small section of Tiddlywinks, over to Larsens and down Tylers Traverse. If you have never ridden these…Find out more »
We'll be riding the outer loop in a counter clock-wise direction at an advanced beginner pace. The outer loop is about 12 miles with less than 500 ft of elevation gain. However, it does have rocks. https://ridewithgps.com/routes/7570855 https://www.blm.gov/or/districts/prineville/recreation/cline/files/CBRA_17.pdf Bella rides are ‘no-drop’ rides and we are committed to helping one another improve our riding skills. In consideration of other riders, however, we do ask that you choose an ability level that is close to your skills. No one will get…Find out more »
Suited to intermediate road cyclists because of the distance. However, riders may turn around at any time. Meet at Pioneer Park just past the Court House in Pville. Restrooms and water are available. We will roll out at 11 am. Fellas are welcome to join us.This rolling out and back ride is 40 miles with about a thousand feet of climbing. There are beautiful views along the Crooked River as we follow it up to Bowman Dam. After a break…Find out more »
There is nothing better than curling up with a good book. Plan to join us on Thursday, November 14th at 5:30 PM for this month’s meeting, where we will meet, eat, drink and discuss this months selection, "‘The Lost Man’ by Jane Harper. Two brothers meet in the remote Australian outback when the third brother is found dead in this stunning new stand-alone audiobook from New York Times best-seller Jane Harper. Two brothers meet at the remote fence line separating…Find out more »
More new trails to try! Park at Road 300 - to the left off Skyliners past the turn off to Phils (it's where Ben's actually ends). We will take our time up road 300 and Pine Drops for 1.9 mile climb. Stops to adjust clothing and catch our breath are definitely part of this adventure! At the bench we will take Skyliners 3.2 miles over and down to the Tumalo Creek trail. We will then ride out to take a…Find out more »
I am currently working at Princess Athletic on Wall St. in Bend and have been on rides with the Bellas and have great respect for what you do for our cycling community. In gratitude we have created a night and an event for all cyclists in the Bend, Sisters and Redmond area. We are hosting a party for the Bellas, COWS, BACE and DMC on Nov. 20th from 5:00 - 8:00 pm at the store. We have invited professional women…Find out more »
Jingle Bellas! ❄️ It's time for the Holiday Party Pot Luck at the Unitarian Universalist Church. Quick updates and reminders:- Please RSVP by Monday evening, December 2 if you wish to attend- Set-up volunteers: Please arrive at 5:00 PM. THANK YOU!- Gather up your used bike parts for donation to Bicycle Re-Source- Look below to see which dish to bring for potluck Please continue reading to get the full scoop! There will be an ice breaker game to get to…Find out more »