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Bike Shops

Bike Doctor 3200 Leonardtown Rd
Waldorf, MD

College Park Bicycle 4360 Knox Road
College Park, MD

Maryland Park Bicycles101 Maryland Park Drive
Capitol Heights, MD
301-350-RIDE (7433)

Patuxent Adventure Center Solomons, MD

Proteus 9217 Baltimore Blvd.
College Park, MD

REI 9801 Rhode Island Ave.
College Park, MD

Spokes Etc. 1506 Belle View Blvd.
Alexandria, VA

Up the Creek Rentals (Kayak & Bikes) 108A Mattingly Ave
Indian Head, MD

Wheel Nuts Bike Shop 302 Montgomery Street
Alexandria, VA

Potomac Heritage Trail On-Road Bicycle Route

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OHBTC Board Meeting

October 23, 6:30 p.m.
Grace Lutheran Church
10928 Indian Head Hwy
Fort Washington, MD

This meeting will discuss Rider Reclassification proposal presented by our special committee. The board meeting is open to all OHBike members. Come be a part of this important discussion. Let club president Calvin Conyers know if you plan to attend. If you cannot attend, submit your suggestions, concerns or comments to Calvin at


OHBTC Membership and Event Website

Visit the club's membership and event pages at


OHBTC Annual Volunteer Dinner
Saturday, November 15, 4:00 pm

OHBTC volunteers and their guests are invited to the annual OHBTC Volunteer Appreciation Dinner at The Mexico Restaurant, 10598 Middleport Lane, White Plains, MD 20695.

Everyone who led a ride, helped with the Patuxent Rural Legacy Ride, Watermelon Ride, Annual Picnic, the Helmet Give-Away or the Indian Head 100 is encouraged to attend. Because of you, OHBTC offers rides in all classes and sponsored rides for cyclists throughout the region.

Mexico Restaurant is located on US 301 between Billingsley Road and Marshal Corner Road, just north of Theodore Green Blvd and the Indian Head Rail Trail. For a Google map and directions, see

Reservations must be made if you plan to attend. Make your reservation at

2014 Crop Hop
Saturday, October 25

2014 Crop Hop

Order an Oxon Hill Bicycle and Trail Club Jersey

Pay with Check or Money Order

Price: $ 60.00 + $5.00 (Shipping) = $ 65.00 total
Make check payable to
Oxon Hill Bicycle & Trail Club (or OHBTC)

Mail with order form to
Oxon Hill Bicycle and Trail Club
P.O. 81
Oxon Hill, MD 20750-0081

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Order Oxon Hill Bicycle and Trail Club arm-warmers and arm-coolers

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Making cue sheets

Using, you can make cue sheets for rides. The RideWithGPS cue sheets have turn symbols and extra words that make the cue sheet more difficult to read than the simple format used for most OHBTC cue sheets.

Ride leaders usually manually cut and paste a RideWithGPS cue sheet to format it into a simpler format. Now, there is a "bookmarklet" that can be used to make a cue sheet in the OHBTC  format if you are viewing a RideWithGPS route.  To install the "bookmarklet," go to and drag the link for the "Cuesheet Maker" to your browse's bookmark bar.

Whenever you are viewing a RideWithGPS route, you can click on "Cuesheet Maker" button on your bookmark bar to create a cue sheet.   For an illustration of the process, see

Subscribe to the ohbike Yahoo e-mail list

The ohbike Yahoo group is for club-related communication between members of OHBTC. Members of the Oxon Hill Bicycle and Trail Club (OHBTC) can join the ohbike Yahoo group by going to and clicking on "Join This Group." Membership in this Yahoo group is open only to members of OHBTC. When you apply to join, please include your name in the "Comments to List Owner."  As a member the ohbike Yahoo group, you can send e-mail to the list at 

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