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Date: Saturday, May 06, 2017 11:00 am - 11:00 am
Categories: e-mail Rides*
Ride Classification: C
Casual - – For the casual group cyclist who wants to socialize but likes some distance. Generally flat to hilly terrain. Average speed 11-13 mph, slow easy pace on hills, with distances 15 – 30 miles. Stops bout every 10 miles. No rider is dropped. Check the description of the specific ride for more precise pace.
Pace: 11-13 mph
Terrain:
Ride Description: Saturday or Sunday "ad hoc" social rides (not EVERY week) in which we carpool/caravan to a trail/route outside the immediate metropolitan Harrisburg area or have weekend camping/biking adventures. Travel to venues will range from 45 minutes to 3 hours away. These are C/D+ rides which will have a 9-13 mph average and range from 20-45 miles.

RIDE CANCELED DUE TO MOTHER NATURE – STAY TUNED FOR SUNNIER WEATHER RIDES!

 

TAKE #2 ride on the paved NW Lancaster County River Trail.  Plan to eat lunch in Marietta.  Ride will start at the trail head at 11:00 am, but those wanting to meet to caravan/carpool, meet at JC Penney parking lot at the Capital City Mall on the West Shore at 10:00 am.  Address for the trail head in Bainbridge is 107 Race St.  LET ME KNOW IF YOU PLAN ON RIDING AND IF YOU ARE MEETING ME THERE OR AT JCP BY FRIDAY, MAY 5 AT 7 PM).  



Start Location: Varies - see description
Ride Leader: Ride Leader Needed
Sunrise Time: 5:59 AM
Sunset Time: 8:08 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.