Saturday May 21st, 2005
The ride was a huge success with 150 riders and a great experience for all!
If you enjoyed this ride, come to the Boston Bicycle Festival on Sunday, September 25
Cambridge and Somerville are joining together for a 9-mile bike tour through both cities with historical commentary at stops along the route. This year's route minimizes up-hill inclines and should be suitable for young riders.
Orientation at 10:00am at Cambridge Common; ride departs at 10:30am
Refreshments at the ride's middle behind the Davis Square T around 11:30am and at the end, the former Somerville Police Station on Bow Street, Union Square, around 1pm
Rain date May 22, same departure time.
There is no registration or charge for the tour -- just show up and enjoy!
Click here for a flier for the ride
Route maps, cue sheets, and history pamphlets were handed out at the tour.
Organized and supported by:
Cambridge Bicycle Committee:
Cambridge Historical Commission
Cambridge Historical Society
Somerville Historic Preservation Commission
Cambridge Community Development Department
Cambridge and Somerville Police Departments
City of Cambridge:
City of Somerville:
Contact Tim Ledlie (ledlie [at] post [dot] harvard [dot] edu) for more information.