Two rides in one! Fun for the whole family
Bike with us to the Hawaiian Railway Society! Hop on the train and relax all the way to Kahe Point and back. When we return to the train yard, chow down on pizza and hydrate while talking story and learning about the Leeward Bikeway. Ticket includes train ride and lunch. The bike ride is FREE! Ticket required to ride the train and enjoy lunch.
Adult HBL Members: $15/adult (includes train & lunch)
Adult Non-HBL Members: $20/adult (includes train & lunch)
Youth (Under 16): $8/youth (includes train & lunch)
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Option 1: Neal Blaisdell Park to Hawaiian Railway Society
- 8 mile (16 mile round trip) ride along the Pearl Harbor Bike Path and portions of the future Leeward Bikeway. We’ll avoid the dirt sections if muddy! There will be some off-road areas, so skinny tires are not recommended.
Option 2: Kapapapuhi Point Park (AKA West Loch Community Shoreline Park) to Hawaiian Railway Society
- 3 mile (6 mile round trip) ride along the park paths, path of the future Leeward Bikeway, then along Renton Road to the train yard. While paved for the majority of the ride, it is rough in some areas.
Option 3: Meet at the Hawaiian Railway Society
- Plan your own ride or park at the train yard. Be there by 10:40am as the train departs at 11:00am sharp!
This is an organized group ride, with a private train ride and lunch. While most of the route is on bike paths, some riding on the road is necessary. Roads will not be closed to traffic; we will ride as a group and follow all traffic laws. This is a family friendly ride. No need to worry about a lock! HBL will watch the bicycles while you are on the train.
Please choose your starting option with your riding ability in mind. While this is a casual ride, 18 miles is a long distance if you are not prepared. Fret not, that’s why we have a short 6 mile option from Kapapapuhi Point Park, plus an option to meet us there. If you have additional questions, please email email@example.com
Red route is Option 1 from Neal Blaisdell Park. Blue route is Option 2 from Kapapapuhi Point Park. Red square is the Hawaiian Railway Society train yard.
The Bike to the Train event is also a Leeward Bikeway Exploratory Ride that explores the future Leeward Bikeway. The Leeward Bikeway Phase I is currently under construction and once complete it will link the Pearl Harbor Bike Path and West Loch Bike Path to create a continuous 10-mile bike path from Aloha Stadium to Hawaiian Railway Society in ‘Ewa! Scheduled completion is December 31, 2023.
What to Bring:
- Functioning Bicycle
- Water Bottle
- Flat repair kit. This is not a fully supported ride. Please be prepared to fix your own flat tire, but we’ll try to be there to help.
8:45 a.m. – Depart: Neal S. Blaisdell Park (9 mile / 18 mile round trip) – Please arrive early – departing at 9:00am!
9:45 a.m. – Depart: Kapapapuhi Point Park (aka West Loch Shoreline Park) (3 mile / 6 mile round trip Family Friendly Route) – Please arrive early – departing at 10:00am!
10:45 a.m. – Check-in at Railyard and start loading train.
11:00 a.m. – Train Rolls Out: to Kahe Point (Electric Beach)
12:30 p.m. – Chow down & Rehydrate: pizza, salad, gatorade, and water
1:30 p.m. – Bike back to our respective starting points and pau!
Want to Help?
We are looking for Ride Leaders (know how to fix a flat and review the route ahead of time) from Neal Blaisdell Park and Kapapaphui Point Park (aka West Loch Shoreline Park). We would also love a hand at the Railway Station with set-up and someone to watch over the bikes. Signup to help at: volunteersignup.org/FTX4R