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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
HERE are some suggestions for rides.
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UPDATE AS OF JULY 24: Here is what the RLAG group has put together to date: Wednesday August 14 potluck at Carolyn's home (Cedar Mill / NW Portland area) (address will be provided to those who RSVP for the event) Thursday August 16: We'll bike the Banks-Vernonia Trail with an option to add Timber Road. Specific distances/routes TBA, but there should be something for everyone. More details coming - RSVP to get updates as the plan develops and join us…Find out more »
Drop by Thump Coffee (NWX) anytime between 8-10 am on Aug 16 to grab a coffee, view, try on sample jerseys and then place your order (check preferred, PayPal, ApplePay, or cash--exact appreciated). We are excited to offer long sleeve ($67.24) and sleeveless jerseys ($57.25) in addition to short sleeve jerseys ($57.24) this year. We strongly encourage you to sample the sizes before ordering, as the jerseys do run small. The vendor is providing us a new set of samples…Find out more »
The Bend Bellas hosted the Ride Like A Girl(RLAG) club from Portland in June for 2 days of cycling. Now the RLAG club is returning the favor for 2 days of cycling in Portland, showcasing their favorite routes and highlights of PDX! They are offering 4 rides on 8/16 and 3 rides on 8/17. On both days, the rides will vary in pace and distance. Something for everyone! Specific distances/routes are shown below. The Banks to Vernonia Trail is widely…Find out more »
The Bend Bellas hosted the Ride Like A Girl(RLAG) club from Portland in June for 2 days of cycling. Now the RLAG club is returning the favor for 2 days of cycling in Portland, showcasing their favorite routes and highlights of PDX! They are offering 4 rides on 8/16 and 3 rides on 8/17. On both days, the rides will vary in pace and distance. Something for everyone! Specific distances/routes are shown below. Join us for a great ride, awesome…Find out more »
Organizer: Laury Riley 541-408-4338 or email@example.com This is for people who want to ride about 20 miles at an average pace of 12-13 mph. We stop occasionally to regroup. Since the forecast is for 90 degree temps next week, we will do a short version of the Madras Scenic Bikeway. We will do the scenic part, and skip the hilly parts! Please arrive in the Bend ShopKo parking lot in time for a departure promptly at 8:30am. From ShopKo, people…Find out more »
We will meet at 9:00 am at our ending point - Phils Trailhead, OR another location TBD, to arrange carpooling up to Dutchman to ride Flagline that has been closed until August 15th for Elk Calving. Very fun, very beautiful trail with some technical here and there. After coming down Flagline we will cut over to Swede Ridge to Sector 16 to Upper Whoops to Pine Drops to Phil's Trail, back to our car parked there. After car rides back…Find out more »
Organizer: Laury Riley 541-408-4338 or firstname.lastname@example.org I am announcing this well in advance so that you can plan. It is a 2 hour drive to Waldo Lake, so it will take the entire day. Or you can book a campsite in the area. I have rented a room for Wed and Thurs nights at Odell Lake Resort nearby, and they still have cabins and lodge rooms available if you act quickly. Call 541-433-2540 or go online to www.odelllakeresort.com. (Shelter Cove…Find out more »
Organizer: Laury Riley 541-408-4338 or email@example.com It is a 2 hour drive to Waldo Lake from Bend, so you should depart about 8am. Drive south on Hwy 97 to Crescent, turn RIGHT onto Hwy 61, then RIGHT onto Hwy 58. Drive past Willamette Pass (tiny village with ski resort) and then in 3 miles turn RIGHT at the Waldo Lake pointer. Drive 6.7 miles, turn LEFT at the Shadow Bay Campground sign, then drive 2 miles to the boat ramp.…Find out more »
There is nothing better than curling up with a good book. Plan to join us on Thursday, September 13, at 5:30 PM for this months meeting, where we will meet, eat, drink and discuss this months selection; The Monk of Mokha by Dave Eggers. “A gripping, triumphant adventure” (Los Angeles Times) from bestselling author Dave Eggers, the incredible true story of a young Yemeni American man, raised in San Francisco, who dreams of resurrecting the ancient art of Yemeni coffee…Find out more »