Stranger Things-Hellfire Ride TR#1

When: Sep 22 2023 7:30PM – 10:30PM

Where: Mexican Heritage Plaza

Who: San Jose Bike Party


SJBP relies on cyclists like you to help us test the route before we launch each big event. Join us as we test the route for Stranger Things-Hellfire Ride.

Gathering starts at 7:30pm. Wheels hit the street at 8pm.

Ride leader: Brian

Ride length: 17ish

Ride pace: casual (11-13mph)

Start: Mexican Heritage Plaza


There will be 15+/- minute stops at each of our two prospective regroup spots.

These small group rides are a great way to meet new people, catch up with old friends, or just get out for a social ride. While you’re pedaling, we’ll count on you to help us keep an eye out for potential route hazards. Your feedback will help us adjust the route and keep all of Bike Party safe!

Things to watch out for:

– road or bike lane construction

– hazardous railroad crossings

– poorly signed lane changes

– tricky turns

– problematic regroup spots

– notable debris in the road

– dangerous traffic patterns

Turn By Turn

Turn right onto Alum Rock Avenue0.1
Turn right onto South Sunset Avenue0.4
Turn right onto South Sunset Avenue1.0
Turn right onto Ocala Avenue2.3
Turn left onto South King Road2.7
Turn right onto Tully Road3.4
Turn right in to regroup5.1
Turn right onto Tully Road5.1
Turn right onto South 10th Street5.3
Turn left onto East Alma Avenue6.6
Turn right onto Bird Avenue8.3
Turn right onto Vernon Avenue8.3
Turn right onto Bird Avenue8.5
Turn left onto Willow Street8.7
Turn right onto Three Creeks Trail8.7
Turn left onto Lonus Street9.3
Turn right onto Lincoln Avenue9.4
Turn left onto Park Avenue10.2
Turn right onto Race Street10.4
turn left onto the Alameda10.7
Turn right onto West Julian Street10.8
Turn right onto Guadalupe River Trail11.6
Turn right onto West Santa Clara Street11.9
Turn right in to the end14.7

Everyone is welcome to attend this event, but please, read and follow our “How We Ride” guidelines to keep everyone safe and to keep San Jose Bike Party rolling!  We share the road with other vehicles and we frequently ride in the dark.

Having a great time and want to help? We’re always looking for volunteers to help guide riders at corners or to handle other tasks. Talk to any of the “BIRDs” (look for the “bird” logo!) for details. Or you head over to our Donation Page.

Some helpful hints:

  1. Follow the Law
  2. Be Predictable
  3. Be Conspicuous
  4. Think Ahead
  5. Ride Ready