TORC Lake Crabtree ALL Skills Ride (Beginner, Intermediate and Others)

TORC Lake Crabtree ALL Skills Ride (Beginner, Intermediate and Others)

Ride leader: Michael McDermott
Directions and trail info:  Meet at the parking lot above the Boat Ramps at 05:45 p.m.  This is the parking lot nearest the Trailhead for Loop 5 and the Lake Connector Trails.  (You will also see the fenced in area with the RTP High School Sailing Sailboats beside the parking lot.)  Hit the trails as promptly as possible @ approx. 06:00 p.m.
Go towards RDU airport on I-40 and exit onto Aviation Parkway going south. Lake Crabtree County Park entrance is on the left.
http://maps.google.com/maps?f=q&source=s_q&hl=en&geocode=&q=Lake+Crabtree,+Cary,+NC&aq=0&sll=35.796472,-78.872769&sspn=0.008667,0.013797&ie=UTF8&hq=&hnear=Lake+Crabtree&ll=35.839216,-78.790665&spn=0.001083,0.001725&z=19

Time: 05:45 p.m. (Ride by 06:00 p.m.)

WE WILL HAVE A SECOND GROUP THAT WILL MEET AT THE PARKING LOT AT 06:50 P.M. FOR LATE ARRIVALS!  THIS GROUP WILL HIT THE TRAILS AT 07:00 P.M.!

Type of ride: All skills no drop

Speed: 3 - 20 mph

Distance: between 1 - 24 miles

Time spent riding: 1 - 2.5 hours (longer depending on the group)

Difficulty: Lake Crabtree is one of the easiest trails to ride with ride arounds for all obstacles.

Details: No-drop ride for ALL Skill Levels / Riders.  We WILL split into groups based on experience / skill level.  Lake Crabtree County Park is a great location for rides.   Expect easy to slightly moderate elevation changes.   All trail obstacles have ride a rounds.  Pace will be dependent on the experience and skill levels of the attendees.

You MUST wear a helmet while riding on the trails.   Make sure you have plenty of water.

If you love mountain biking and care about the environment, you belong with IMBA.  That's because supporting IMBA is the most effective way for you to build, maintain and open the trails you love to ride.

Join those who are passionate enough to support the trails they ride on.  Join locally at IMBA-TORC Chapter.
http://www.imba.com/...

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We support businesses that support us!  Please feel free to meet at Rally Point Sport Grill after the ride for Food and Libations!!!

http://www.rallypointsportgrill.com/

We hope to see you there!!!

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  • Martin V

    Good ridding again guys. Ridding the muddy trail did kick but though. :)

    August 22, 2013

  • nihar t.

    We are here and set to ride

    August 21, 2013

  • Chip H

    Oh man was that a down pour in N. Raleighwood.

    August 21, 2013

  • nihar t.

    On my way..Will be there by 545

    August 21, 2013

  • Martin V

    If traffic does not clear up for me in the next 15mins I'm might as well turn around and skip the fun tonight. :(

    August 21, 2013

  • Mark

    awww yeah, that's a fine downpour right there... I'm breaking out the cyclocross bike for this!

    August 21, 2013

  • Brad H.

    Letting up now so going to ride.

    August 21, 2013

  • Brad H.

    Here at Crabtree and its pouring. Uuugh.

    August 21, 2013

  • Mamoon H.

    Will be there at 6:50 :)

    August 21, 2013

  • Cheek

    I need more regional fishing spots for Kayak fishing for stripers and red drum.

    August 21, 2013

  • Tim H.

    I'll be in the late arrivals group.

    August 21, 2013

  • Tim H.

    Does the ride move or get cancelled if the trails are closed?

    August 20, 2013

    • Matt

      The group sometimes rides an Umstead loop if LCCP is closed.

      August 20, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    I will be there, sounds like fun.

    August 18, 2013

  • edward i.

    Planning on the 6:50 p.m. group..

    August 18, 2013

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