FRUMPS: Renton-Mercer Island-Madison Park Coffee Ride
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Join us for a relaxed 42-mile ride at a steady pace (12-14 mph) from Burnett Linear Park in Downtown Renton to Mercer Island and onto Madison Park's Starbucks for coffee. The route takes us along Kennydale via Lake Washington Blvd to Mercer Island, we will do a 10-mile loop around the island, then cross the I-90 bridge and onto Starbuck’s at Madison Park (mile 26) for a coffee and pastry break. We’ll return along Lake Washington Blvd. S. to Seward Park and Rainier Ave S. The ride will take about 4.5 hours including the coffee break.
Let's meet at Burnett Linear Park and please be ready to ride at 10:00 AM. We will start with a required safety briefing, and roll out when that's done. If you miss the briefing you will not be able to ride with the group.
No restroom at start location, the restroom stops will be at mile 2.5 at Coulon Park, 9.0 at Enatai Park, 20.3 Lid Park (portapotty only), 25.9 Madison Park Starbucks, and 35.3 Seward Park
Bring a spare tube and tools to fix a flat, just in case.
Note: If weather conditions meet the weather cancellation criterion listed above or if there are unforeseen hazardous riding conditions or other unexpected events, the Ride Leader will post a ride-canceled note in the Comments section below at least two hours prior to the start and Ride Leader(s) will not be at the start location.
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