FYI, east coasters . . . a very nice, well-supported ride - complete with chicken corn noodle soup and baked goods
Anyone riding, let me know - sure would be great to see some fellow BF'ers!
Three Creek Century coming up on Sept. 17
The Harrisburg Bicycle Club will be holding its annual Century
Ride, the Three Creek Century, starting from LeTort Park in
Carlisle, PA on Sunday, September 17th. The ride is open to club
members and non-members alike. Last year there were over 400
This is not a race but rather a leisurely ride through the scenic
Cumberland Valley where you will find backcountry roads connecting
tumbling trout streams, forested hills, and the open meadows for
which the area is known. Families are encouraged to join the ride.
Most of the routes offer gentle terrain, although one of the 25 mile
routes contains some challenging hills.
Routes of 100, 75, 50, and 25-mile lengths are available. Cue
sheets are provided for all routes as well as markings on the road
to guide the riders on the routes. In addition, the routes are
patrolled by vehicle to offer help to any riders who may require
it. A cell phone number is provided so a rider can call for
Rest stops are included at approximately 25 mile intervals to
provide food and drink to the riders. There is an after the event
picnic including hot dogs, chicken corn soup, drinks, homemade
cookies, etc. for all riders.
Walk in registrations are available on the day of the event. Cost of
registration is $20 ($7.50 for 16 & under). Registration forms and
directions are also available from www.harrisburgbicycleclub.org.
Participants under the age of 18 must have the signature of a parent
or legal guardian to ride in the event. Helmets are required for
Rides open at 7:00 a.m.
The event is held rain or shine.