Green Neighbors (not just) Bike Tours’ Tours Schedule

walking tourPlease join us Saturday, August 11th as the 5th Annual Green Neighbors (not just) Bike Tours will follow to South East Neighbors/SEN area and start at the truly unique Avalon Lodge, 5210 Canyon Drive. We’ll go on to visit a wooded-canopy outdoor cannery porch, as well as a food & pollinator-crop terraced hillside with a new duck shelter, and more! Come join us Saturday and/or on a subsequent tour! 🙂

Remaining 2012 ‘Green Neighbors (not just) Bike Tours’ Tours Schedule

  •  August 4, Combined Friendly Area Neighbors/FAN & Crest Drive Area; meet at Common Ground Garden, 21st & Van Buren, 11 AM
  • August 11, South East Neighbors/SEN; meet at Avalon Lodge, 5210 Canyon Dr, 11 AM
  • August 18, Bethel-Danebo/Active Bethel Citizens, meet at Peterson Barn870 Berntzen Road, 10AM
  • August 18, Santa Clara/ Santa Clara Community Organization; meet at Awbrey Park; “11 AM sharp”
  • Sept 8,  Whiteaker, meet at Red Barn Grocery, 357 Van Buren Street, 10AM
  • Sept 9,  Amazon Neighbors/South University Neighborhoods         

The Neighborhood Leaders Council – Committee on Sustainability is now in  it’s fifth consecutive summer. The tours have seen over 600 riders on over 30 different tours in 12 different city neighborhoods over the past 4 years. Hundreds of stops have been featured. This year first-time neighborhoods Santa Clara/Santa Clara Community Organization (SCCO); and South University Neighborhood (SUNA) are included. Previously known as the “green home bike tours”, these events have become the more accessible “Green Neighbor (Not Just) Bike Tours.” Please join us by bike, foot (some tours may be all or partially walkable), or pooled transport to visit neighborhood examples of gardening, permaculture, green energy, rainwater collection, beekeeping, chickenkeeping, community gardens, neighborhood cooperation, and more. Visit  for the latest updates.