LMc's Friday Frolic Rides are always co-listed on BCP's web calendar, at: http://phillybikeclub.org/newbcp/rides/calendar
Fri June 13, 2014 - Friday Frolic with Linda -- Flourtown To Souderton. SHORTER OPTION AVAILABLE (36 miles from Gwynedd) -- SEE BOTTOM OF DESCRIPTION .
Level C+/B-, 13-15 mph, 52 OR 36 miles. Meet at Ft. Washington State Park, Flourtown Picnic Area. The ride leaves at 9:30 am. Rolling route to Souderton via scenic, pretty roads. Rest stop in Souderton at mile 28 -- choice of eateries: Wawa, pizzeria, coffee shop, etc. Elevation gain is 2926 ft. We will stop to regroup as needed. If a quick rest break is needed before the lunch stop, there is a place at mile 13. On the return, there are places to stop for an additional rest break if needed, ~ mile 38 in Lansdale, or mile 42 in Gwynedd. Please bring plenty of fluids with you. SHORTER (36-mile) OPTION: The outbound and return segments of this route overlap on Plymouth Rd, between Lantern Lane and Township Line Rd, in Lower Gwynedd. If you would like to do a shorter ride, please consider parking your car at the Gwynedd Valley train station on Plymouth Rd, then meet our group on the corner of Plymouth and Township Line, where we will be turning. We should reach this turn (mile 9.4 on the 52-mile cue sheet) ~10:10-10:15. On the return, we will pass the Gwynedd Valley train station. This alternative will shave off ~16+ miles. Cue sheets will be available. The on-line route map is http://ridewithgps.com/routes/1103381 It is optional, but you may preregister until Thursday, June 12, 2014 at 11:59 pm.
Leader: Linda McGrane, [masked],[masked] .