There are some terrific rides this spring and here's one.
Everglades Scenic Ride 2009: Saturday – April 4
In support of the proposed RIVER OF GRASS GREENWAY BY THE NAPLES PATHWAYS COALITION
A unique opportunity that combines cycling, nature, history and culture.
The ride starts at the Everglades Area Welcome Center at the Intersection of Highway 41 and Highway 29, 3 miles north of Everglades City, 30 miles east of Naples.
Ride registration includes continental breakfast, aid stations along the route, SAG vehicle support, maps, and discounts at local restaurants.
Bicycle Ride Options:
100 miles – start at 7:30 a.m.
62 miles – start at 8:00 a.m.
30 miles – start at 8:30 a.m.
16 miles – start at 9:00 a.m.
Registration opens at 7:00 a.m.
Register online at: http://www.active.com/register/index.cfm?EVENT_ID=1707510
Bring your family to enjoy the recreational activities in the Everglades area: kayaking, airboat rides, museums.