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Long and Short Options from Caroline School

Saturday, May 26, 2018, 10:00 AM until 3:00 PM
Caroline Elementary School
Ithaca, NY  
Robert M Ferguson
Weekend Rides
Registration is not Required
There are two routes today, so one can choose either to be in the longer route group or the shorter route group.  The two groups will start together and ride the same route as far as Old 76 Road where they will diverge.  Both groups should plan on meeting again at Brookton's Market for lunch.

Short route: 17 miles, 990 ft

Long route: 31 miles, 1625 ft

Ride Requirements and Recommendations


All riders must come equipped with the following items:

  • Helmet
  • Bicycle pump or CO2 cartridges
  • Spare inner tube
  • Tire levers
  • At least one water bottle
  • Energy bars or similar snacks
  • Cue sheet or route downloaded to phone or GPS. The calendar event will include a link to the RideWithGPS route

The following items are highly recommended:

  • Rear bicycle light
  • Cell phone
  • Clipless pedals

Additional requirements

  • Riders must know how to change a flat tire.
  • Bicycles must be in good working condition.
  • All riders should watch for stragglers and wait for them at turns on the route and at the top of long climbs.