Cycle History Sound Spots: Bike, Don’t Run

The Southwest Seattle Historical Society is delighted to announce the return of Cycle History in partnership with West Seattle Bike Connections for the fifth year in a row.

Cycle History is back for an in-person ride in 2021! Join us for a ride through West’s Seattle’s Admiral District starting and ending at Hiawatha Playfield and Community Center. This year, we’ll be exploring highlights of West Seattle’s musical history. From jazz to grunge, we’ll have stops to please music lovers, bike enthusiasts, and everyone in between! 

This program is limited to 25 participants. Registration for this program is now closed. If you are already registered, please scroll down for details on the ride.
Following registration, a cycling waiver will be emailed in your program confirmation. Please provide this waiver by September 17, 2021 at 5:00 pm.

Date and Time: 
Saturday, September 18, 2021. Arrive by 9:15 am, be ready to ride at 9:30. 

Start Location: 
Hiawatha Playfield and Community Center
2700 California Ave SW
Seattle, WA 98116
Parking lot between West Seattle High School and Community Center. 

Distance: 5.1 miles 

Elevation Gain: 267 ft

Pace: Easy [Easy, 8 – 10] 

Terrain: neighborhood streets, short stretches on busy streets, sidewalks will usually be an alternative, a few short hills  

Regroup: Stay together

Weather Cancellation

Steady rain cancels. If this event is cancelled, the historical society will make an announcement via their Facebook page two hours in advance.

E-bike friendly
Family / Kids

The Log House Museum is open to the public on Friday, Saturday and Sunday: Noon to 4pm. Face coverings are still required in the Log House Museum for all visitors age 5 and older regardless of vaccination status.