La Junta Tarantula Fest Free Family Bike Rides!

Description: The La Junta Tarantula Fest Family Fun Bike Ride... Sponsored by Clean Valley Recycling... Both rides begin at 8:30am at La Junta Senior Center.

Published: 09/16/2022
Byline: Hart

La Junta Tarantula Fest Free-Family-Rides!

πŸ•· See - La Junta’s downtown, neighborhoods (old & new), the city park, Otero College, the wild Otero County southlands and more!

πŸ•· 8:30 Start at LJ Senior Center (2nd street and Raton Ave) 8:00 sign up.

πŸ•· 4-Mile Short-Ride goes through downtown, up and around Otero College. This leg then heads back downhill to the senior center.

πŸ•· 8-Mile Long-Ride continues South and then dives west to Anderson Arroyo, climbs east up Hospital Hill and back to the LJ Senior Center.

πŸ•· Fill Water Bottles, use Restrooms, Sign Standard Waiver at the senior center & leave around 8:30 to be back for the parade around 10:00.

πŸ•· Wear a Helmet! on either ride and stay off cellphones during the ride.

πŸ•· Wear a Jacket? Morning weather could be cool to quite chilly!

πŸ•· Sag-Wagons & Mechanics Follow us but carry spare tubes (Goat Heads!)

πŸ•· Free Family Ride but donations help support this & future Tarantula rides.

πŸ•· Rental Bicycles Available from city of La Junta and some will be nearby!

πŸ•· Signup here:

Tarantula Fest Bike Ride Sign-Up Form

Β Or…..

πŸ•· Call Stephen at 719-468-6954/ email (questions)

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The La Junta Senior Center is located at 114 E 2nd St.

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