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Date: Saturday, November 10, 2018 9:00 am - 9:00 am
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Ride Description:

Ride:  Saturday Morning Social

Ride Time:  9:00

Start Location:  Abandon Getty Station near the Trail Head of the Conewage Rail Trail.

Directions:  From Harrisburg, take Route 283 to the Toll House Road exit. Stay right and turn left on Route 230 toward Elizabethtown.  You will pass Saturdays Market on the left.  When you pass the Golf Course, the Start location is about a mile on the left.

Ride Name:  Trail Head-Mount Gretna Loop

Ride Distance:  27.2 miles

Speed:  11-13 mph

Ride Leader:  Hale Baker

I'm confident that the Third Time will be a "Charm".  We will head out on Hoffer Road and wind our way through the back roads to Mount Gretna and loop around the Lake.  We'll head back from Mount Gretna on Rt. 117 and take a break where the trail crosses 117.  We'll head back on Rt. 214 to Elizabethtown, wind through town on 743, and take Rt. 230 back to the Start.

Start Location: Varies - see description
Ride Leader: (click to email) 'Hale Baker
Sunrise Time: 6:48 AM
Sunset Time: 4:54 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


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