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South Potomac Waterfront & Rock Creek Park

We’ll depart Colgan’s heading east to Mount Vernon then take the George Washington Parkway all the way to I-495 north of McLean. Along the way we’ll stop for a water break at Gravelly Point Park just north of National Airport. We’ll cross the river on I-495 getting off on the Clara Barton Parkway heading south on the north side of the river. We’ll hop off the Whitehurst Freeway at 27th Street and head north on Rock Creek and Potomac Parkway. We’ll continue north on Beach Drive NW to Park Grove 10 where we’ll stop for a water break then turn around and head back. From Rock Creek we’ll continue the ride along the waterfront on Ohio Drive. Then we’ll hit I-395 and ride down to Springfield to the Austin Grill for a late afternoon lunch. Bring water. It’s usually hot and sticky in mid-July.

Ride Organizer: Wayne Vick
Miles: 100
Duration: 4 hours + lunch & breaks
Destination: FFC Pkway & I-95 
Ride Leader: Wayne
Tail Gunner: Chuck

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  • Jorge E.

    The view and scenery was fantastic! Very thankful for the and the great company.

    July 21, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    I enjoyed every moment! It was a great ride.

    July 21, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    Its about time to get back in the road with my two wheeler, but its been son hot! Its so hot the chickens on laying boiled eggs and the pigs smell like bacon !

    July 19, 2013

  • Roger W.

    After Star Days I think I want this weekend to myself.

    July 8, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    Ok...this will be my 2nd ride...looking forward to an exciting day!

    June 25, 2013

  • J. P.

    Sorry everyone, things have changed in my schedule.

    June 24, 2013

  • John S.

    I will have to miss this one as I will be touring New England with Hatch.

    June 23, 2013

  • J. P.

    As long as things continue to run smoothly with the Fire Dept. I should be able to attend, I will keep everyone posted.

    June 15, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    Hoping to see some Sunday rides so I can become a member. My work schedule means I would have to use 9 hours of vacation time in order to do Saturday morning rides. I can do Saturday afternoon rides if any of those are planned.

    May 27, 2013

8 went

  • Wayne V
    STAR 474 Vice President, Shepherd and Tail Gunner, Co-Organizer,
    Event Host
  • J. P.
    STAR 474 Member, "Bird Man"
  • Charles H.
    STAR 474 Former Secretary & Former Vet Rep
  • Dan & Judy S. +1
    STAR 474 Former Vice President & Former Sgt-at-Arms
  • Jorge E.
    STAR 474 Social Media Coordinator
  • A former member
  • A former member
  • A former member

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