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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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 »
There is nothing better than curling up with a good book. Plan to join us on Thursday, December 12th at 5:30 PM for this month’s meeting, where we will meet, eat, drink and discuss this months selection, ‘Transcription’ by Kate Atkinsonr. In 1940, eighteen-year old Juliet Armstrong is reluctantly recruited into the world of espionage. Sent to an obscure department of MI5 tasked with monitoring the comings and goings of British Fascist sympathizers, she discovers the work to be by…Find out more »
Bend Pops Orchestra (formerly Central Oregon Community Orchestra)Saturday, Dec 14 at 7 PM, Trinity Lutheran ChurchSunday, Dec 15 at 2 PM, Bend Senior Center FREE Admission and parkingRefreshments servedFind out more »
Meet at STARBUCKS at the end of the SAFEWAY CENTURY CENTER Parking Lot. I will be there with this getup on.When we get to Meissner, we'll start off on the forest service main road to get our practice in and then take some side trips on the way to Meissner Shelter for a snack. (After a few Lodgepole Loops, we'll take Tangent to Mushroom up and Mistletoe and Pinedrops back) We'll finish at the yurt and have a lunch if…Find out more »
There is nothing better than curling up with a good book. Plan to join us on Thursday, January 9th at 5:30 PM for this month’s meeting, where we will meet, eat, drink and discuss this months selection, ‘When All Is Said’ by Anne Griffin. Anne Griffin's "When All Is Said" will be the 2020 "A Novel Idea" community read for the Deschutes Public Library, and Griffin will give a reading on May 3 at the Bend HS auditorium. "Griffin's stunning…Find out more »
UPDATE!!! ❄️❄️❄️We no longer have a waiting list so back to original plan. We will ALL start at 11:00 am and go as one group! Lots of snow on the way this week, so it should be perfect to do the 5 mile Nordeen Loop next Thursday when the storm cycle is predicted to let up.Alert! There could be some trail breaking after a week of snow. It would be good for this trip to have metal edged skis, food,…Find out more »