Weather Forecast for this Ride Date & Start Location - No weather forcast data available (location not specified)
Month Flat Week Day
Date: Saturday, May 13, 2017 9:30 am - 9:30 am
Categories: e-mail Rides*
Phone Number: 582-2951
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: varies
Ride Description: This ride will typically ride on Saturdays in Perry County and will ride at a C pace.

Perry County E-mail Rides is proud to announce the Perry County Covered Bridge ride series.  Through the season, we will visit each of the 14 Perry County covered bridges.  How many have you seen?  The series is designed for the experienced cyclist who doesn’t mind taking in a little history along the way.  This ride will take us to visit the charred remains of the Dellville Bridge which was destroyed by arson in 2014.  

Rest stop at the Dellville United Methodist Church Festival.  Homemade soups, barbecue, pies and baked goods, homemade ice cream, hot dogs, hot sausage, and drinks.  

 

Start Location:  Little Buffalo St. Park Parking Lot near the Ampitheater 

Call 582-2951 if you need help with directions. 

Distance: 41.5 miles with 2,892’ elevation change.

Pace: 11-13 mph adjusted to the slowest rider. NO ONE WILL BE DROPPED!

Terrain:  Expect some climbs.  If we get separated, regroup at the top.


Ride Leader: Keith Douglass Ph. 582-2951

 
Cancellation:  In the event of inclement weather, a cancellation e-mail will be sent by 7:30 Saturday morning.



Start Location: Varies - see description
Ride Leader: (click to email) 'Keith Douglass
Sunrise Time: 5:52 AM
Sunset Time: 8:15 PM

Print Friendly Ride Calendar

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.

 

 

Interested in becoming a Leader?  Send an email to becomealeader@harrisburgbicycleclub.org

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