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Learning to Linger Ride

Wednesday, February 8, 2023, 1:00 PM until 4:00 PM
North 6th Street and Green Street Extension
North 6th Street and Green Street Extension
Harrisburg PA, PA  
North 6th Street and Green Street Extension
Additional Info:
Event Contact(s):
Karl L Martz
a) Ride Leader Assigned
Registration is not Required
Payment In Full In Advance Only
Bike the trail section of the Greenbelt
1:00 p.m. Wednesday, February 8, 2023

Speed 8 - 10 mph ("Learning to Linger" pace)

Distance 18 to 20 miles

Join Karl Martz for a trail ride on the west, south and north sections of the Harrisburg Greenbelt. This ride is a little longer than looping the entire Greenbelt. It avoids most hills and busy streets, and is primarily on the trail sections of the Greenbelt.

Meet at12:45 p.m. at the end of the Green Street extension where it joins North 6th Street in Harrisburg. This location is where Interstate 81 passes over North 6thStreet.

At 1:00m p.m. we will ride the Greenbelt south into Harrisburg and then east from Steelton to the parking lot across from the Five Senses Garden behind the Harrisburg Mall. After reaching the Garden we will turn around and ride back west to Penn Dot, and then go north up the river along the trail to our starting point. We will loop around City Island and take a short rest stop there on the first segment of the ride - bring a snack.

Helmets are required. In-ear listening devices are not permitted.

For GPS users, the decimal degrees for the corner of Green Street Extension and North 6th Street are: N 40.30963 W 76.89439
At the time of this posting, Wednesday is predicted to be partly sunny . The temperature is predicted to be 58 degrees during our ride. Winds are predicted to be light, from the WSW at 6 mph.

Questions? Email Karl at or call 717-991-0909. (On the morning of the ride call Karl on his cell phone at 717-991-0409.)