'Ride with Pride' 45-Mile Road Bike Ride

Road Cycling
DATE: Jun 02, 2018 Saturday
END DATE: Jun 02, 2018 Saturday

Trip/Event Location: Brattleboro VT

Trip Leader(s)

Newfane, VT United States

Meeting Time: 11:30 AM

Max # People: 999

Trip Guiding / Event Fee: No, I will not be asking participants for money

Difficulty Level:

Moderate to Strenuous

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Region: New England

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Pace: There may be activities when the group is either slower or faster than your current ability. Please know that because this is a group activity, it's hard to accommodate everyone's pace perfectly. Our desire is not to leave anyone, however there have been times when it is in the best interest of all to split up. Please do your part by knowing your own abilities, communicating with the organizer head of time if you would like to start early and have us catch up or fine with finishing on your own.

Celebrate upcoming Gay Pride Month and join Scott and Dave from Frog Meadow for a 45-mile ride through the beautiful farmland & hills of Southern Vermont and Western Massachusetts and the Connecticut River Valley.

This ride is like riding through a real picture postcard, passing small family farms with dairy cows in their pastures and corn fields. The ride is moderately hilly, a total elevation change/climb of 820 feet.

Click the link for a Google Map of the route:

PLEASE NOTE: Participants should be experienced cyclists and have road bikes, not hybrids or mountain bikes. We will be riding at a moderate pace of 14-15 mph. Maps will be provided.

We will meet at Hannaford Shopping Plaza (south end of parking area), Route 5 (AKA Putney Rd; AKA Calvin Coolidge Memorial Hwy) Accessible off Interstate 91 Exit 3 (point "A" on the google Map) at 11.30 to depart at 12:00 SHARP and expect to be done by 4:00 to 5:00 pm. Look for the YELLOW SAAB CONVERTIBLE.

Following the ride, participants are welcome to come to Frog Meadow for a hot tub, dip in the pond and BYOB snacks and refreshments social mixer! This year's apres-ride social mixer is proudly sponsored by! O&A is coordinating an all-gay European River Boat & Bike Tour through France, Luxembourg & Germany this July...check out this link for complete info

If you're participating in the June 16 Outriders Boston to Provincetown Bike Ride this is an excellent training ride!

Note that overnight lodging at Frog Meadow is is available should you be travelling from out of town. Note that Gay Outdoors sustaining members recieve 10% discounted rates. Click here to check availability and to book lodging.

Raindate: Sunday 6/3

Driving directions to the location and spot to meet at:

We will meet at the Hannaford Shopping Plaza (south end of parking area), Route 5 (AKA Putney Rd; AKA Calvin Coolidge Memorial Hwy) Accessible off Interstate 91 Exit 3 (point "A" on the google Map) at 11.30 to depart at 12:00 SHARP.

Look for the yellow SAAB Convertible!

Trip Leader


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Newfane, VT

United States

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