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VSDC Veggie Biking – Bethesda Cherry Blossoms Again

March 31 @ 10:30 am - 1:30 pm

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Please join us for Cherry Blossom Bike ride from Bethesda to Georgetown to Hains Point (and back) with a detour in Bethesda’s Kenwood area to explore the Cherry Blossoms!

We will be starting from the [Park and Ride for Capital Crescent](https://maps.app.goo.gl/BKo6KKeexQPENXHEA) trail in Bethesda. The Capital Crescent trail is a short ride from the parking lot. On the way to Georgetown, will take a detour to explore Cherry Blossoms in Kenwood. Going to Georgetown will be a piece of cake (it is downhill). And we will have a piece of vegan cake after we get back to Bethesda.

Meeting point: [Park and Ride for CC Trail](https://maps.app.goo.gl/q8icfVLC4mdfagQj6)
Date: Sunday, March 31 10:30am
Route: [https://maps.app.goo.gl/eTXLjjVyWHsSxBfZA](https://maps.app.goo.gl/eTXLjjVyWHsSxBfZA)
Length: 25 miles
Difficulty level: moderate/strenuous (due to distance)
Elevation change: 420 ft up & down
Time: ~3 hours at moderate pace
Pace: moderate ~10 mph
Biking surface: paved
Route type: mostly trails, roads and sidewalks
Post ride lunch spot: Planta Bethesda

Food/Water: Bring your own vegan snacks and (non-alcoholic) beverage to enjoy. Please carry plenty of water!

Weather: we will not be riding in rain or windy conditions so stay tuned for Comments on this page.

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*Don’t be a no show! If your plans change, update your RSVP.*

*When you sign up to join, you automatically acknowledge
[VSDC Activity Liability Waiver](https://vsdc.org/activity-waiver/).

*Please also view and abide by the RULES listed below*

* Pets are not allowed
* Use of intoxicants such as alcohol, cigarettes and/or illegal substances is banned during this event.
* Practice safe biking habits including:
* Wearing a bike helmet
* Keeping a safe distance between each other (bikes don’t have brake lights and tailgating can easily result in crashes)
* Avoid side by side riding unless the road gives us ample opportunity

By coming to this event, we expect you to follow the code of conduct found at [Policies – VSDC – Veg Society of DC](https://vsdc.org/policies/).

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March 31
10:30 am - 1:30 pm


Park and Ride for Capital Crescent Trail
Bethesda, MD 20815 United States