[RSVPs OPEN] Medium(+): The Ghosts of Alexandria (w/Tales from the Crypt)

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Spokes Etc.

1545 N Quaker Ln · Alexandria, VA

How to find us

Street parking OR bank lots across the street, meet at Spokes.

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Details

This is a CBG After Dark "Haunted Jaunt"! We will visit various "spirited" spots here in Alexandria with a recounting of that locations ghost story. Just added "Tales from the Crypt" a visit to Ivy Hill Cemetery's iconic 19th-century receiving vault. https://bit.ly/2mNe99l

Come join us, IF YOU DARE!!

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The Ride: Summary
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* NAME: The Ghosts of Alexandria (w/Tales from the Crypt)
* ARRIVAL: 6:30pm
* THE SPEECH: 6:45pm
* ROLLING: 7:00pm
* SUNSET: 6:40pm
* START LOCATION: Spokes Quaker Lanek
* GPS DIRECTIONS: GPS: https://goo.gl/maps/A73z1b53RjVK1njN6
* PARKING INFO: Street Parking or Bank Parking Lots across the street.
* LEVEL: Medium(+) because it is a night ride.
* DISTANCE: ?? miles
* PACE: 13+ mph
* TERRAIN: Paved Trail, Bike Lane, Street Riding.
* ROUTE: TBD
* ADDITIONAL INFO:
(a) Must have a front light of 100 lumen and a red tail light.
(b) Example:
https://www.amazon.com/NiteRider-Lumina-Micro-550-Black/dp/B071LRBCWM

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The Ride : Detail
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Where are we going? Wherever the grim reaper takes us ... we will visit various "spirited" spots here in Alexandria so the ride will have many "start" and "stops". Of course there will be a recounting of that locations ghost story. Some examples are ...

* Captain's Lady of Red Hill
* Tales from the Crypt
* Ghosts at the Prescott
* The Patriotic Ghost
* The Female Stranger
* The St. Asaph Slasher
* The Disappearing Dentist
*** And More!! ***

BEWARE as there may be graveyards and other things that go bump in the night involved.

Come join us, IF YOU DARE!!

(P.S. There may be haunted Gelato/Coffee/Hot Chocolate as well)

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The Meeting Spot:
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Spokes Etc.
1545 N Quaker Ln,
Alexandria, VA 22302
(703)[masked]
GPS: https://goo.gl/maps/A73z1b53RjVK1njN6

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The Ride After The Ride:
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Ramparts Tavern & Grill
1700 Fern Street
Alexandria, VA 22302
(703)[masked]
GPS: https://goo.gl/maps/tjeSEzRw9Pb7PEUo6

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Ride Level Chart
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NoVA CBG tries to accommodate all levels of cyclists by offering different types of rides. We just ask that you come to the ride that suits your current riding ability the best.

* Introductory Level : If you haven't ridden a bike in a number of years (or are uncertain of your abilities on a bicycle).

* Beginner Level : You can easily ride your bike for 10 miles with some minor hills at a comfortable pace of 10+ to 12+ mph.

* Medium Level : You can do 20 miles pretty easily at a moderate pace of 13 to 15+ mph.

* Advanced Level : You can do 20++ miles easily at a 15+ pace and / or handle various challenges as rain, night riding, or other odd cycling situations.

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The Fine Print:
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An RSVP of 'YES' is your digital signature and means you have read and understood MEETUP.com's "Terms of Service : Section 6. Release " found at https://www.meetup.com/terms/ and NOVA-CBG's "Assumption of Risk Agreement" found @ https://www.meetup.com/novacbg/pages/1942951/NOVA-CBG_Waiver/.

Helmets are required to participate in all NOVA-CBG rides. NO Helmet, NO ride, NO exceptions. All riders ride at their own risk and with the understanding that cycling is an inherently dangerous activity. When coming to the meetup you do so voluntarily and are ready and able to participate in the ride as described under the conditions of the day.

Be on time for the "pre-ride" preparation. If you do not attend the pre-ride preparation you will not be allowed to participate on the ride, there will be NO exceptions.
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