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Intro to Biking in Eugene

Tuesday, October 22 at 1:30pm to 3:30pm

More dates through November 5, 2019

Erb Memorial Union (EMU), EMU 008 - Outdoor and Bike Program
1395 University Street, Eugene, OR 97403

Did you know you can get to top destinations in Eugene faster on a bike than on a car? It can take a while to figure it out on your own. Learn how to get around town and have fun with the Bike Program! 

Intro to Biking in Eugene is a series of four group rides designed to teach introductory bike maintenance and navigation around Eugene. Each session will meet at the Bike Program with a short demonstration of how to maintain a main component of a bike, followed by a group ride to a top destination in Eugene using the most comfortable routes and bicycle facilities. By the end of the class, students will be familiar with the best routes through town and will know what to do to keep a bike in working order. Bring your own bike or we will provide a PeaceHealth Rides bike free of charge!

  • Ride 1 - Oct. 15 - Downtown Eugene
  • Ride 2 - Oct. 22 - Riverpath to Downtown Springfield
  • Ride 3 - Oct. 29 - South Eugene Neighborhood Greenway
  • Ride 4 - Nov. 05 - Riverpath, The Whitaker, and Fern Ridge

Dates: Tuesdays October 15, 22, 29, and November 5

Time: 1:30-3:30 pm

Location: UO Bike Program EMU 008

Cost: $10 pays for all four sessions or you can sign up for just one session for $5

Sign-up: Monday-Friday, noon-5 p.m. at the Outdoor & Bike Program Office, EMU 008 or call 541-346-6092

OP Membership Required: Students are already members! Non-students can purchase an annual year-to-date membership for $25 or pay a $5 day-use fee by coming into one of our above-listed locations. Non-students will also need to purchase a one-time UO Community Member Card from Card Services in the Erb Memorial Union for $10. The card and membership will enable you to access our Rental Barn for outdoor gear, the Do-It-Yourself Bike Workspace, and entry to Outdoor and Bike Program events and Common Adventure trips. Questions? Email opwww@uoregon.edu, call 541-346-4365.