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Everglades Ride

April 2, 2017 all-day
208 S Copeland Ave
Everglades, FL 34139

Everglades Bike Ride

Date: Sunday, April 2, 2017 
Start Time: 8:00 a.m.
Start Location: 208 S Copeland Ave, Everglades, FL 34139  
Organizer’s Website: Website
Registration: Registration


Registration Fee Schedule
Registration Options Miles Regular Late Day-of-Event
Metric Century
– Pavement
62 $40 $45 TBD   
Half-Metric Century
– Off Pavement
Quarter-Metric Century
– Pavement
Reg Period End Date 25 Mar 2017 31 Mar 2017 1 Apr 2017


Start Times / Routes / Distances / Maps
Start Times Routes Distances Maps
8:00 a.m. Smooth Ride – Pavement 62 miles Map
8:30 a.m. Bumpy Ride – Off-Pavement 27 miles Map
9:00 a.m. Smooth Ride – Pavement 15 miles Map


About This Event

The Vibe: cycling, nature, local kitsch Everglades City is a wild-west cowboy town in the swamp — renegade, independent, adventurous – with great seafood and stories to tell. Lots of other stuff to do (on your own) before/after the bicycle ride: – kayak, boardwalks, fishing, hiking, airboats, museums, and boat tours.

The Smooth Ride: not a single hill, but a great stretch of pavement in the wilds of the everglades, with few stop signs and no chasing dogs. 15 or 62 miles – with options to shorten or lengthen your ride

The Bumpy Ride: half of route is on dirt road in boondocks of fakahatchee swamp, with a local guide. skinny tires NOT recommended. 27 miles – with options to shorten or lengthen your ride

The Kudos: For the benefit of the Friends of the ROGG (FROGG) and the South Florida State and National Parks ROGG = River of Grass Greenway — a proposed paved trail along Hwy 41 between Miami and Naples The Location: McLeod Park, Everglades City -40 miles south of Immokalee -60 miles west of Krome Ave

The Extras: rest stops along route, SAG vehicle support and Lunch when you finish

Sag support: Island Bike Shop, Big Momma’s Bike Shop and Bikes for Tykes

Route distance options: 15, 62 miles – Smooth (Road) 27 miles – Bumpy (Off Pavement)

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