General Ride Info

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BVBC Weekend Rides (April through October)
Rides start from a wide variety of start locations throughout Southeastern Wisconsin with most routes offering two or three distance options.  Individuals or small groups ride together at a pace that is comfortable for them.  All riders are provided with a cue sheet and map -plus- BVBC members have access to club routes on Ride With GPS (see below).

Rides depart promptly at 9:00AM (May through September), 10:00AM (April and October) or 11:00AM (November through March).  Make sure to arrive early enough to sign in, set up your bike, and greet friends – both old and new.  Please be ready for pre-ride briefing which begins five minutes before the ‘kickstands up’ time.

BVBC Tuesday Morning Rides (May through October)
Tuesday morning rides have resumed though weekly schedule is subject to change based upon Ride Coordinator availability and/or the implementation of any new pandemic related restrictions. Please check the BVBC Facebook page for confirmation of time and location. Routes are determined on day of ride but are typically around 20 miles. This is a leisurely paced group ride.

Upcoming Weekend Rides:
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Saturday, Aug 15, 2020: Lake Andrea Miles: 27, 42, 54
Scenic ride to the beautiful Lake Michigan shoreline at Carol Beach. Both routes continue through rolling hills west of Kenosha. Long routes pass through Antioch, IL.

Starting Location:
RecPlex Wruck Beach Pavilion
Park Dr
Pleasant Prairie, WI 53158

Directions from Mitchell Interchange (approximate drive time: 30 minutes):
Head south on I-41 S / I-94 E. Take Exit 347 for WI-165/Lakeview Pkwy and turn left. Continue on WI-165 E for 1.7 miles and turn left onto Terwall Terrace. Immediately turn left onto Park Dr and continue 0.6 miles to parking just beyond the RecPlex Beach Pavilion. Restrooms are available in the park.
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Sunday, Aug 16, 2020: Grant Park Miles: 19, 27
Easy ride through Oak Creek Pkwy, south to Caledonia. Return through Lake Vista Park in Oak Creek.

Starting Location:
Grant Park
100 Hawthorne Ave
South Milwaukee, WI 53172

Directions from Mitchell Interchange (approximate drive time: 15 minutes):
Take I-94 E / I-41 S to Exit 319, College Ave Go east on College Ave 4.3 miles until it ends at Lake Dr. Turn right andtake Lake Dr south 1.1 miles to Hawthorne Ave. Turn left and drive 0.5 miles east on Hawthorne to parking lot on right. Restrooms are available in clubhouse.
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Ride with GPS
One of the benefits of being a BVBC member is free access to the club page on Ride with GPS.  This is a very popular app which provides turn by turn guidance during club rides.  If you’d like the link and instructions for signing up, please send an e-mail request to Info@BayViewBikeClub.org.

Cue Sheets
Click the following link for tips on how to read our cue sheet: Cue Sheet Tips