Alewife Station is reachable by car on Route 2, and there is ample paid parking; by car or bicycle on Alewife Brook Parkway; on paths from the west (Fitchburg Cutoff path), north (Minuteman Commuter Bikeway) and east (Linear Park). And Alewife Station is the terminus of the Red Line light rail, which takes bicycles except during peak hours in the peak direction. Ride groups meet in front of the parking garage on Steel Place.
CRW Rides are open to members and limited guests. Guests may only attend two rides before joining.
All riders (both Members and Guests) must REGISTER
Register here: https://www.crw.org/memberrideregistration?rid=9744&date=
If a rider has not pre-registered, that rider must do so online at the start of the ride.
The online registration will include a liability waiver that all riders will need to review and accept.
The online registration will also require all riders to review CRW’s Safety and COVID Guidelines and to agree to follow those guidelines on the ride.
Meet at Alewife station near the taxi stand. Base pace 14–16mph. Climb through Belmont center & Concord Avenue to winding roads of Lexington north to Harold Parker state park in Andover. Stop at Ryers general store for snack. return via Mystic Lakes.
Join event on Strava to let others know you will be there https://www.strava.com/clubs/155/group_events/913970
*** Bring proper navigation tools: GPS device, phone app, or cue sheet. Do not rely on others to help you with navigation. They may ride at a different speed than you. ***
Take some pictures, post on Instagram with #CRWheelers
Click HERE for descriptions of the ride types.