May 6 – Little Libraries and Cinco de Mayo
Alan and Sue Samry have invited our group for a tour of the Little Free Libraries available in Fairhope! Meet time is 4:00 at the Mike Ford Tennis Center parking lot at the corner of Morphy and Mershon Streets. Overflow parking is available at the Morphy and Young St. entrance. The Little Library Tour will be followed by dinner at the newly opened Cactus Cantina at 108 N. Section St.
May 12, Saturday – Good Life Ride
Register to ride a 10, 16 or 26 mile scenic and fun route in Gulf Shores/Orange Beach and enjoy a fun post-ride celebration at Tacky Jacks in Gulf Shores. Deadline for online registration is midnight on May 9. Day of registration will be available. Visit www.goodliferide.org for more information.
May 13 – Happy Mother’s Day – No Scheduled Ride
May 19, Saturday – Crepe Myrtle Ride
This is the rescheduled date for last month’s ride which was rained out. It is a family friendly 12 mile bike ride at an 8-12 mph pace. Riders begin at Arlington Park continuing along the western shore of Mobile Bay. Admission is $10. Registration begins at 7:30 and ride begins at 8:30. Visit Mobile Bay Keeper for more details.
May 20 – No Scheduled Ride
Due to Saturday’s Crepe Myrtle Ride, the group will not have a Sunday scheduled ride. However, the option is always available for anyone to post an impromptu ride on Facebook.
May 27 – Backcountry Trail
Meet at the Orange Beach Sportsplex at 4:00. The Sportsplex is located off Canal Road. Go east from the Wharf and turn right at the first stoplight. The trailhead is located at the rear of the parking lot. We will ride the flat trails for approximately 12-15 miles. An option of riding all or part of the trail ride is always available. The group may decide upon a dining option at the conclusion of the ride.