The Classic Bike Tour of Brooklyn

Photograph: Courtesy Get Up and Ride
Classic bike tour of Brooklyn
Tuesday January 8 2013 11:00
The cycling fanatics at Get Up and Ride, a bike-tour company that launched last summer, lead this spin through a few Brooklyn neighborhoods. The 12-mile ride (which takes about four hours, so you’re going at a leisurely pace) includes stops both at historic sites, such as the Brooklyn Heights Promenade, and at newer spots, including Brooklyn Roasting Company in Dumbo. There’s even a quick break aboard the East River Ferry, which transports participants back to the Williamsburg starting point at the ride’s end. One of the stops—Brooklyn Grange—is a working farm located in the Brooklyn Navy Yard, and opened last summer. Meet at McCarren Park, Bedford Ave at North 12th St, Williamsburg, Brooklyn. Visit getupandride.com for more information.
Venue name: Location TBA
Address:
New York

Price: $85 (includes bike rental, lock and helmet)
Event website: http://getupandride.com