Bike The Watershed IX bicycle rideBike the Watershed 9 is CANCELLED!

MCBC and GWC invite you to our
ninth annual bike ride & picnic!

On August 17, 2019 from 10 AM to 2 PM come ride you bike with us!

Start at the Marin Civic Center and enjoy a scenic bike ride through the Gallinas Watershed in North San Rafael.

Regular stops along the way!

Enjoy the scenery and learn about our watershed.

Celebrate with a picnic at the lagoon!


Bike The Watershed” bicycle rides are easy, fun, and educational for young and old.

You just need a functioning bike and a helmet… and if you are taking SMART to the Civic Center then don’t forget your fare.


BTW9 Details

This is an easy ride!

We start and end at the Jury Duty Parking Lot next to the Marin Civic Center lagoon.

We make frequent stops! Our path is almost entirely flat.

Make sure your bike can handle both paved roads and groomed trails and levies.

Saturday, August 17, 2018

Bike Ride 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Picnic around 1:00 – 2:00 pm

Start at Civic Center Lagoon Jury Duty Parking Lot. End up at the same location and celebrate the ride with a picnic next to the Civic Center lagoon.

BIKE THE WATERSHED is a FREE event open to all bike riders.

Donations of $5 or more appreciated.

Less than 8 miles on bicycle

What to Bring:
Helmet, water bottle, sunscreen, money for GWC donation.

Please call or write to let us know that you are joining us!

Bike The Watershed IX bicycle ride Route Map

2019 Route Stops

1 Floating islands

2 Gallinas Creek at 101 (4230 Redwood Highway)

3 Gallinas Creek Bike Path (Carlos Dr)

4 McInnis Kayak & Canoe Dock (350 Smith Ranch Rd)

5 Gallinas Creek Headwaters (1650 Los Gamos Dr / Lucas Valley Rd)

6 Gallinas Creek Ditch (Manuel Freitas Pkwy)

7 TLHS (Nova Albion Way)

8 SMART Train Civic Center Station (under 101) & Merrydale Promenade extension



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Video of 1st Annual Gallinas Watershed Bike Tour