Lake Hope State Park ~ Hand Feed the Hummingbirds!
RIDER SKILLSET FOR THIS RIDE: INTERMEDIATE Rider and above (curvy roads)
skillsets: Beginner, Novice, Intermediate, Advanced
We will ride through Hocking Hils, but will be riding leisurely through the curves.
GROUP SAFETY - ride responsibly, no “trick” riding and absolutely NO alcoholic consumption during the ride. We ride staggered formation 2 -3 seconds apart on normal roadways, single file on curvy and/or narrow roads. No "football field" gaps in the group formation. If you are unsure of how to group ride, please refer to the “Pages” section of the website. There will be a riders meeting prior to departure.
If this ride has a large number of bikes, we will break down into smaller groups.
Meetup at McDonalds back lot Arrive with FULL gas tanks.
Breakfast at McDonalds 8:30 am (optional)
Riders meeting 9:10 AM SHARP
Kickstands up at 9:30 AM (be ready to roll)
161 miles 3 hours 40 mins (google time) Trip time: (6.5 - 7 hours total with lunch, breaks and feeding the hummingbirds).
We will have lunch at the Lake Hope Lodge, they serve Brunch from 10:00 am until 2:00 pm. Here is the link to the menu: Lake Hope Lodge Menu (click on Sunday Brunch).
After lunch we will ride to the Lake Hope Nature Center and hand feed the hummingbirds! Humming bird feeding is anytime from 1:00pm to 3:00 pm.
We will take a break at the gas station in Laurelville on the way down and on the way back.
Here is the ride route: ROUTE