RIDE MOVES OUT AT 9:00. PLEASE TRY TO GET TO THE PARKING LOT BY 8:45 A.M. TO ALLOW TIME FOR GETTING READY TO ROLL.
This ride travels through the rural countryside north of Waverly into Surry County on roads with few cars. After the ride all participants are invited to join the group for lunch at Giuseppe's in Waverly.
C+ PACE (13-15 MPH AVERAGE). This ride is 62 miles long over mostly flat terrain. There will be two rest stops on the route, including watermelon and cantaloupe at the home of Surry County's "Watermelon Lady."
Remember that this is a long ride and we will be out during the heat of the day. Individuals that are heat sensitive should check the weather forecast before attempting this ride.
Directions: The starting point is the parking lot behind the La Hacienda restaurant (now closed) at 101 S County Drive, Waverly, Va. 23290 - at the corner of Routes 460 and 40 (Main Street) in the town of Waverly. From Richmond take I-95 or I-295 to Route 460 east toward Norfolk.
Please watch your speed when entering the town of Waverly as the speed limits are strictly enforced.
For more information on RABA (and please join their group) go to: http://www.raba.org