This ride starts at the location of "The Kickstand", a favorite bike shop, now sadly closed. The route heads east for some climbing in residential areas east of Tramway Blvd; descends Tramway Road; visits Balloon Fiesta Park; continues west to the river and heads south on Rio Grande Blvd; passes near the University area; and finally meanders east on bike routes and trails back to the starting point. Route planned by Donna Chavez.
Distance: 43.6 miles, 1,971 ft. elevation gain.
Getting There: This ride begins at the Foothill Shopping Center, NW corner of Juan Tabo Blvd and Menaul Blvd NE.
Roadway: Mostly bike lanes and trails around Albuquerque.
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(Turn by turn directions)