Text by: Carren Jao
Edited by: Yosuke Kitazawa
Published: 05 June 2012, KCET
Part of Confluence, a KCET Departures series telling the multitude of stories along the Los Angeles River.
Now on its 12th year, the ever-popular Los Angeles River Ride sponsored by the Los Angeles County Bicycle Coalition has announced a new 70-mile reverse river ride in addition to its existing six itineraries. The new route starts in Shoreline Aquatic Park by the Aquarium of the Pacific in Long Beach and loops around the Autry National Center. "We've just had so many requests for the route so people from Long Beach can participate in the ride," said JJ Hoffman, LACBC's River Ride coordinator. [read more]