Monday, January 17th, 2022
A self-guided ride explores six different locations that Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. visited during his trips to LA. Join LA County Bicycle Coalition for this ride sponsored by Metro’s Bicycle Education Safety Training (BEST) Program.
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This self-guided ride options explores six different locations that Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. visited during his trips to LA.
**DUE TO RISING COVID-19 CASES, THIS RIDE HAS BEEN SHIFTED TO A SELF-GUIDED OPTION**
Join LA County Bicycle Coalition for this ride sponsored by Metro’s Bicycle Education Safety Training (BEST) Program. The ride will feature six different locations that Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. visited during some of his trips to Los Angeles, inspired by Gustavo Arellano’s list and map of Dr. King's visits for Curbed Los Angeles in 2017. This 7-mile ride starts at Exposition Park and makes its way south, with a turnaround point at the South Los Angeles Wetlands Park.
Please register to receive ride map and turn-by-turn directions for this self-guided route.
Check out these other class options:
Virtual Classes (English)
Start/End: Expo Park
Route: 7-mile ride using different types of bike lanes as well as side streets without a bike lane. Ride will feature six different locations:
Experience Level: Beginner / Family-Friendly
What to Bring:
We will be observing strict protocols during the ride to ensure safety and comfort for all participants. The entire ride will be conducted outdoors to maximize physical distancing. Please keep in mind the following rules while attending the ride:
Metro's Bicycle Education Safety Training (BEST) Program currently offers bike classes at 4 different levels—Bicycling 101 and 1, 2, 3. If you are interested in taking classes at the next level or joining a community bike ride, check out the full event calendar. For more info on how to ride a bike in LA County, visit metro.net/gobike.
The Los Angeles County Bicycle Coalition (LACBC) is a membership-based nonprofit organization that works to make all communities in LA County healthy, safe, and fun places to ride a bike through advocacy, education, and outreach.
The event runs from 9:00am to 3:00pm on the following dates.
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