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LET US TAKE YOU FOR A RIDE

Come out and ride with us, because that's what we do!
Whether you live in the area or are just visiting Boise and looking for a group to ride with, we'd love to have you join us on any of our rides! Check out the weekly schedule below, join us on FACEBOOK, brush up on Group Etiquette and the fun rules to live by (see the links below) and we hope to see you out on a ride soon!

THIS WEEK’S RIDES

Please see description below for each ride regarding distances and average mph pace. 

Tuesday Hill Climb:  6 pm – LuLu's Pizza – 2594 N Bogus Basin Rd – weather permitting

Thursday Night Social Ride: April 19 – 6 pm – LuLu's Pizza – 2594 N Bogus Basin Rd
This is our most popular ride of the week. If you're new to the club we recommend this or the Sunday ride. 

Saturday Road Ride: 10 am – LuLu's Pizza – 2594 N Bogus Basin Rd – weather permitting

Sunday No Stress Ride: April 22 
– Telaya Winery
No Stress riders (16-18 mph for 20-25 miles) leave at 1 pm.
The even more casual riders (15 mph max for 15 miles) start at 1:05 pm.
As aways please check for updates before heading out.


May 6Owyhee Canyon Ride: Meet at the Albertson's parking lot at 17th & State at 8 am and then we'll proceed to the school in Adrian OR (about a one hour drive). Ride starts around 10:30. It's 47 miles and should take about 4 hrs. It's an out and back so you wouldn't have to do the entire distance. Food and drink at the Mirage afterwards. If possible please RSVP on the Facebook event on the Lactic page as we need to give the restaurant a headcount beforehand. 




UPCOMING EVENTS


There's always something fun coming up! Below are a few of our favorite local and regional cycling events.

April 18  Paint & Sip Night at Boise Brewing, 6:30pm


May 6     
Lactic Acid Owyhee Canyon Ride
May 13-20
 Boise Bike Week www.biketreasurevalley.org/
May 19  Cycle for Independence https://www.cycleforindependence.org/
June 2  LP 200 https://www.bikereg.com/36987
June 10 Summer Party 2:00 pm (via email)
June 21  George’s Longest Ride https://www.bikereg.com/38312
June 23 Ride for Hope https://www.rideforhopeidaho.com/
June 23 Goldilocks goldilocks.events/gid/
July 14 Twilight Criterium https://downtownboise.org/events/twilight-criterium
July 28 Cascade 4 Summit Challenge 4summitchallenge.com/
Aug 4-11  Ride Idaho www.rideidaho.org/
Aug 18  Bogus Hill Climb (not posted yet)
Sept 8  LOTOJA https://lotoja.com/


Dates tenative and subject to change.


WEEKLY RIDE DESCRIPTIONS


Our motto is "leave no one behind" and most of our group rides are no-drop.


Tuesday Hill Climb: For anyone who wants to improve their climbing skills on the Dump

Loop, Bogus, or Willow Creek routes.

Thursday Social Ride: Our most popular ride of the week! Pace range: 15 to 18 MPH* on mostly flat roads. Distance: 20 to 25 miles. Social ride followed by dinner and drinks at a local watering hole. Perfect for new riders or those that would like to check out our club.

Saturday Ride: Our most aggressive ride of the week. Pace range: 18 to 22 MPH*. Rolling hills possible. Distance: Anywhere from: 40 to 100 miles. Group typically starts together and then breaks into two groups about 20 miles into the ride. The “long” group pedals 65 to 100 miles, and the “short” group typically rides 40 to 65 miles.

Sunday No Stress Ride: Another option for new riders to get some saddle time in a no stress environment. Pace range: 16 to 18 MPH*. Distance 20 to 30 miles.

*Average speed

 


 


MISSION STATEMENT

 

Lactic Acid Cycling supports participation in recreational cycling through our organized rides,

cycling event participation, and charitable activities. LAC promotes riding behavior that is

safe, law abiding, and nurturing to all participants while also providing social opportunities that help build our Boise community.

 
Brush up on your Group-Ride Etiquette here. 


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