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Date: Monday, September 03, 2018 8:30 am - 8:30 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: varies
Ride Description: This ride will typically ride on Saturdays in Perry County and will ride at a C pace.

Riders,

 

Dellville Covered Bridge Reconstruction

Come on out to Perry County to celebrate your Labor Day.  We will visit Dellville Covered Bridge and see how they are coming along with bridge reconstruction.  This bridge was destroyed by arson in 2014 and recently obtained the funding necessary to reconstruct.  Rest stop at the BP in Shermans Dale.

Start Location:  Little Buffalo State Park Parking Lot at east end of park, east of the dam and next to the Ampitheater. 

Distance: 45.2 miles,  2,879’ elevation change

Pace: 12-13 mph adjusted to the slowest rider. NO ONE WILL BE DROPPED!

Terrain:  Not that far, but this is a challenging ride with some hills.  2,879' of elevation change.  If your fat ride leader can do it; so can you!

Ride Leader: Keith Douglass Ph. (717) 582-2951.  Call if you need help with directions.

 

Cancellation:  In the event of inclement weather, a cancellation e-mail will be sent by 7:00 Saturday morning.

 



Start Location: Varies - see description
Ride Leader: (click to email) 'Keith Douglass
Sunrise Time: 6:37 AM
Sunset Time: 7:35 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.

 

 

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.