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Saturday, September 4, 2021, 8:30 AM until 11:30 AM
3777 Peters Mountain Rd
Halifax, PA 17032
Registration is not Required
Start Location / Time: Giant – Halifax, PA 8:30 AM
Distance: 27 miles - Powells Valley/Back Road
Climb: Rolling - 2000 ft
Pace: 11-13 mph average
Route: My plan for this Saturday's ride was to go the B4B Route since many of you will not get to enjoy that event this year due to the fall tour. I rode the route myself a couple weeks ago and had totally forgotten how great a route that is. The weather looked very favorable. However, I was told there is another training ride for the fall tour so that kind of negates the purpose of my plan. So stay tuned for an announcement for Monday AM; hopefully many of you will be able to join me then.
Chris suggested one of my favorite routes, Fishing Creek. However, I know I would be issued a HBC Speeding Ticket after that ride. So for Saturday we will fall back on a route that I have not rode since July that has about 2K climb which will slow me down. BTW we will not be including Mr. Wonderful's amazing short cut this week! 😉
There are no long climbs and all the climbs are fairly easy but frequent; to the ½ point the route is generally up but the climbs are very short followed by a small descent and then another short c