Click here for the October 2022 Newsletter => October22Final.pdf

Click here for the Nov/Dec 2022 Newsletter => Nov_Dec2022Final.pdf

Click here for the Jan/Feb 2023 Newsletter => Jan_Feb2023Final.pdf

Click here for the Jan/Feb 2023 Scheduled Rides => Jan/Feb 2023 Rides

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GET READY FOR 2023!!!

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UPCOMING RIDES ETC!!! 


Sunday, February 5th:

12:00PM FUN-PLUS/INT-H2-25 -NW Meet Peter Woulfe (540-219-6674) at the Wheat Ridge Rec Center in Wheat Ridge, 41st & Kipling., far north end parking lot nearest Kipling Street. We will ride west on Clear Creek Trail to McIntyre, then 64th around the reservoir to the Blunn and Van Bibber Trails, then a few streets to Easley and back to the Clear Creek Trail for our return. Average speed 12 to 15 MPH. Might be a few wet spots bring a towel for the drive home.


Saturday, February 11th:

Please, EVERYONE, come join the DBTC Birthday Party at Susie Frakes house on Saturday, February 11 for a lunch and social time around Noon. This is a big birthday for Susie and we can all help her celebrate (as well as everyone else who has a birthday in 2023). It is a great excuse to get together mid-winter.  Please Bring a Dish to share and your favorite beverage.  Susie will supply the house, cider or water to drink.  DBTC will provide a birthday cake.  Parking is limited, so carpool if you can.  Please RSVP when the MeetUp announcement is sent next week so we know how many to expect.

Date:  February 11

Time:  Noon to ??

Address:  7573 S. Estes Court, Littleton

Location is south of Southwest Plaza - From Wadsworth go west on W. Ken Caryl Ave., U-Turn At Everett, (one block before light at Garrison) then going back east, one block to Estes Court and turn right. Call Susie if you need further directions - 303-978-0368

Note: The February Birthday Party goes back many years. Many of you may remember it as a tradition for Susie, Gordon, and Don who all had birthdays within a few days of each other.


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UPCOMING OOT TOURS

LAST MINUTE OPPORTUNITY TO REGISTER

FOR A 7-DAY RIDE IN THE MISSISSIPPI VALLEY

JUNE 17 – 23

On this seven-day camping trip, you will visit Missouri, Tennessee and Kentucky and cross the  Mississippi by ferry as well as ride through historic Civil War sites. 

Click on the PDF icon named RTF below for more information.  Deadline to register February 1.

RTF ROUTE.pdf

RTF 2023.pdf




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DBTC MISSION STATEMENT:

The Denver Bicycle Touring Club (DBTC), a non-profit corporation run by volunteers, is the original bicycling club of the Denver Metro area.

The Mission Statement of the Denver Bicycle Touring Club is to:

Organize and sponsor all levels of rides for bicycling enthusiasts.

Promote recreational and commuter cycling, bicycle safety, and bicycling education to the general public;

Advocate and support bicycling routes with local governments in the Denver Metro area;

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DBTC COVID-19 Ride Policy Update

COVID-19 is a very contagious disease that can cause severe illness and death. Older adults and people with underlying medical conditions are at higher risk. In order to provide safe and enjoyable riding, DBTC encourages all riders to continue following CDC guidelines: wear a mask; wash hands frequently; bring and use hand sanitizer on rides; leave plenty of space between each bicycle when riding; avoid large gatherings and physical contact with others; and avoid sharing water, food, and personal items. At your earliest convenience and allowable time, please get vaccinated.

COVID-19 is a very contagious disease that can cause severe illness and death.



COVID-19 is a very contagious disease that can cause severe illness and death.

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DBTC Ride With GPS (RWGPS) Club Account

As a DBTC Active member, take advantage of this benefit that provides you with tools for creating, storing, managing and using bike routes.  DBTC's group of Route Managers continues to build a RWGPS database of bike routes as they become available.  Your participation using this benefit is strictly voluntary.  Click on the "Ride With GPS" homepage menu item and learn how to set up and use this benefit!

Find more information on RWGPS at the following two web pages:
 o  https://ridewithgps.com/
 o  https://ridewithgps.com/help/club-account/

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DBTC is not currently producing or selling maps wholesale. Current members may request a 2019 DBTC map from Board member Marilyn Choske for a small donation. New members receive a free 2019 DBTC map in the mail after joining the Club.

COVID-19 is a very contagious disease that can cause severe illness and death.

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COVID-19 is a very contagious disease that can cause severe illness and death.

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or click on this link 

https://groups.yahoo.com/neo/groups/ColoradoBicyclist/info


LOOK FOR DBTC ON MEETUP HERE:

http://www.meetup.com/Denver-Bicycle-Touring-Club/


DBTC CONTACT INFO:

Email info@dbtc.org


Denver Bicycle Touring Club

P.O. Box 260517

Denver, CO. 80226-0517


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