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Date: Saturday, April 15, 2017 8:30 am - 8:30 am
Categories: e-mail Rides*
Phone Number: 540-5468
Ride Description:

Come join us at the East Hanover Township Park, along Jonestown Road tomorrow for a ride departure of 8:30.  The ride will be in the Grantville - Fort Indiantown Gap - Lickdale area tomorrow.  The pace will be a C+, probably about 14 mph+.  The plan is for a 35 mile ride on the rural roads.  The weather will be cloudy, with only a possibility of rain around noon (the ride will be over by then) and the temperatures will run from 50 to 60F during ride time.  So dress comfortably and bring water/drink to keep hydrated.

 

Directions to the East Hanover Township Park. 8848 Jonestown Rd, Grantville, PA 17028

From I81 going North or South -

Exit on the Manada Gap Exit, Route 39.  Go South to the first light at Jonestown Road.  Go left.  At 2 miles make a left onto Manada Gap Road.  After 150' make a left into the large parking area of the Park and administration building.

From Hershey -

Going North on Route 39, cross over Rt 22.  At about one mile, make a right at the light onto Jonestown Road.  At 2 miles make a left onto Manada Gap Road.  After 150' make a left into the large parking area of the Park and administration building.

 

 



Start Location: Varies - see description
Ride Leader: (click to email) 'Robert Martin
Sunrise Time: 6:27 AM
Sunset Time: 7:47 PM

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Ride Classifications:

Pace for Rides:
A: 19+ mph
B+: 17-19
B: 15-17
C+: 13-15
C: 11-13
D+: 9-11
D: 8-10

 

Please note that these are average speeds. If you are new to club rides and aren't sure what pace you can maintain, be conservative with your first ride! Direct all questions, cancellations or updates to  the contact shown on the ride event, or Jeff Hoch at ridecaptain@harrisburgbicycleclub.org

 

Helmets are required on HBC rides.  A trained Ride leader is obligated to collect waiver signatures prior to the ride to be an HBC Sanctioned Ride.

Show and Go Rides are NOT HBC Sanctioned.

 

 

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and indicate Ride Category and Location you are interested in and we will connect you with a Ride Lead Mentor.