Upper Dublin HS to Harleysville & Souderton

    Filed under:
    Level C+
    Event Date:
    Fri, Oct. 23, 2020 9:15am - 3pm
    Location:
    Upper Dublin High School
    Website:
    https://phillybikeclub.org/bcpdo/ride/calendar
    Contact:
    Linda A McGrane 
    Contact Phone:
    2672517862 
    Contact E-mail:
    mcgrane_linda_a@yahoo.com 
    Ride Distance:
    55 (or 43 shortcut) 

    This event occurs in the America/New York time zone.

    FRI OCTOBER 23, 2020 - FRIDAY FROLIC W/LINDA. UDHS TO HARLEYSVILLE & BEYOND TO SOUDERTON

    Level B-/C+: 13.5-14mph, 55 (or 43 shortcut) miles. Meet at Upper Dublin High School. The ride leaves at 9:15 am. Pretty and meandering route from Upper Dublin HS into Montgomery County. If the weather cooperates, the full route (55 miles) includes an outer loop from Harleysville to Souderton. Outbound via Ambler, Blue Bell, and West Point. Bathroom/portapotty stops available at Fischer's Park (Mile 16) or Heckler Park (Mile 19). Food stop at Hennings Market in Harleysville at Mile 20. 12-mile Outer loop around Franconia and Souderton will come back to Harleysville at Mile 33. Heading back to UDHS, there is a WAWA AT Mile 38 in Skippack. SHORT-CUT OPTION (43-miles): if the weather is not bike-friendly, we can delete the outer loop, and turn around at Harleysville. Rolling terrain with a few brisk climbs, but nothing too steep. Total elevation for the 55-mile route is 2977 ft. GENERIC DESCRIPTION: Enjoy scenic adventures by bike on most Fridays, throughout the year. Explore pretty, peaceful roads in suburban counties -- Montgomery, Bucks, Chester, etc. Please check daily calendar for details of each Friday's route -- terrain, mileage, rest stops, etc. Cue sheets and on-line route map provided for each ride. COVID PRECAUTIONS: Please adhere vigilantly to the COVID Mitigation Measures posted on the club's website. Please bring mask and hand sanitizer, and practice safe social distancing - 20 ft apart while cycling, and at least 6 ft apart when stopped. Group size is limited to 10 riders. If we have more than 10 riders at the ride start, we will separate into two groups, for safe social distancing. If you feel ill or experience symptoms, please refrain from joining the group ride. Thank you, and stay healthy! Cue sheets will be available. The on-line route map is https://ridewithgps.com/routes/34421504. It is optional, but you may preregister until Friday, October 23, 2020 at 7:15 am.
    Leader: Linda McGrane, mcgrane_linda_a@yahoo.com, 267-251-7862