Fold and Gold Bike Ride

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Duarte/City of Hope

1682 East Duarte Road

Duarte, CA 91010

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Metro presents the Fold and Gold (Line) Bike Ride Saturday May 6th!

This family-friendly, 12 mile, point-to-point ride from the Duarte Gold Line Station to the downtown Azusa Gold Line station will traverse the newest stretch of Class I bike path in the San Gabriel Valley, include stops at the Santa Fe Dam and gateway to the San Gabriel Mountains National Monument, and conclude with refreshments and snacks at a local eatery in downtown Azusa.

Got a folding bike? Great, bring it and you’ll be eligible for a special Fold and Gold raffle, as well as prizes for best dressed folding bike, best dressed rider, and fastest fold and go!

Don’t have a folding bike? No problem, all bikes are welcome to join the fun, and eligible for 1 raffle ticket!

Want to test ride a folding bike? Let us know as we will have several models available for free use for the day.

Date: Saturday May 6 (9:30am-1:00pm)

Timeline:

  • 9:30am - Meet Pioneer Park, just west of Duarte/City of Hope Station
  • 10:00am - Ride depart
  • 11:30am - Arrive in Downtown Azusa
  • 12:00pm - Raffle/snacks/prizes, return to start via Gold Line

Route: 12 mostly flat miles (see map below)

Experience Level: Beginner/Intermediate - Flat route on off-street bike paths and low-traffic city streets.

What to bring:

  • A Metro TAP card and one-way fare (or $3 cash or credit card to purchase one).
  • A bicycle lock if you have one (if not we will have extra and someone will stay with the bikes).
  • A helmet is required; children 15 and younger must be accompanied by a parent or guardian.
  • Bikes with training wheels are not permitted, but children are welcome to attend if pulled in a trailer or on-bike child seat.
  • Extra $ if you would like to purchase food or drinks.

This event is made possible by Metro Los Angeles and Bike San Gabriel Valley (BikeSGV).

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Duarte/City of Hope

1682 East Duarte Road

Duarte, CA 91010

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