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Join us for a fall ride through scenic Potomac, Maryland followed by lunch at the Irish Inn at Glenn Echo. Ride A Distance: 41 miles Terrain: Rolling hills to hilly Total Climb: 2268 ft Max Grade: 6.1% Surface: Paved roads and bike paths Min. Avg. Pace: 12 mph Recommended Bicycle Type(s): Road, cyclocross Route Map: http://ridewithgps.com/routes/1453550 We may want to add an additional 2 miles and ride into Great Falls Park. We can discuss this option upon starting the ride. Ride B Distance: 30 miles Terrain: Rolling hills to hilly Total Climb: 1502 ft Max Grade: 6.1% Surface: Paved roads and bike paths Min. Avg. Pace: 10 mph Recommended Bicycle Type(s): Road, cyclocross Route Map: http://ridewithgps.com/routes/1453518 What to Bring • Helmet - Mandatory! • Mask when we stop • Liquids - And plenty of them! • Photo ID • Cell Phone • Money - Cash or credit card for food or emergency • Bicycle Emergency Kit - (cash, mini tool, inner tube, CO2 cartridge or hand pump, etc.) Bike lock • Camera - It's always nice to have pictures to remind us of the fun we have! Other Things to Keep in Mind • Please review the group's No Show Policy (http://www.meetup.com/Bike-Me-DC/pages/No_Show_Policy/). • If you change your RSVP to "not going" within 2 hours of the event start time, please call or text the event host. • If you RSVPed "yes" and you are unable to attend due to unexpected circumstances, please call or text the event host. • Please include your name in all text or voice messages so we know who you are. • No go if conditions are bad. This includes precipitation (rain, hail, sleet, snow, ice)or very high probability of precipitation, wet roads, tornadoes, hurricanes, blizzards, excessive heat, earthquakes, locusts, or cats & dogs falling out of the sky. Questions & Contact Info As always, if you have any questions, you may email the organizer(s) for the event or post your question as a comment. The cell numbers for the event organizers will be emailed to you the day before the event.