Rides

Sunday, May 16, 2021

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The Mighty Squirrel Ride - COVID Edition

Date: 
Jul 19, 2020
Aug 16, 2020
Sep 20, 2020
Oct 18, 2020
Nov 15, 2020
Dec 20, 2020
Jan 17, 2021
Feb 21, 2021
Mar 21, 2021
Apr 18, 2021
May 16, 2021
Jun 20, 2021
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The Mighty Squirrel Ride

Have you been looking for a long, hard/hilly ride that leaves early on a weekend morning and gets you home by lunch? The Mighty Squirrel is for you. This metric century takes you from Waltham out to the Harvard hills and back and is targeted at experienced riders who can maintain an average pace of 15/16, or 18/19 mph.

 

We will follow the CRW COVID group rides recommendation: https://www.crw.org/content/crw-covid-19-riding-rules



We have four ride leaders and during COVID we are limiting the group to 10 riders per leader, maximum 40 riders.

 

This is a tempo ride and we’ll go as a group, breaking into packs of up to 10 riders depending on the number of people who show up. Navigation is via GPS. The ride leader may hold the group while riders fix small mechanicals.

 

We suggest you bring your favorite gels, bars, drinks for the ride. We will make one brief stop at the parking area of Haskell Field at mile 17.8/KM 28.7 and then a longer rest stop at the Harvard General Store for a hot beverage and snack.

 

WE RETURNED TO THE USUAL 7:30AM STARTING TIME FROM APRIL ON!

 

Please plan to be there 10-15 minutes prior to the start.

 

Please check for weather cancelations day prior to the ride by 8PM.

 

We began using a new route in April - PLEASE MAKE SURE TO DOWNLOAD THE UPDATED ROUTE TO YOUR GPS DEVICE!

 

This is a CRW-Devo ride. Participants will be able to accumulate elevation towards the Climbing Challenge: https://www.strava.com/clubs/155/posts/15031207

 

Available to any leader: 
No
Rider Limit: 
40
Ride Closed: 
2021-05-16
 
 
 
 

Hanson Sunday Ride

Date: 
May 9, 2021
May 16, 2021
May 23, 2021
May 30, 2021
Jun 6, 2021
Jun 13, 2021
Jun 20, 2021
Jun 27, 2021
Jul 4, 2021
Jul 11, 2021
Jul 18, 2021
Jul 25, 2021
Aug 1, 2021
Aug 8, 2021
Aug 15, 2021
Aug 22, 2021
Aug 29, 2021
Sep 5, 2021
Sep 12, 2021
Sep 19, 2021
Sep 26, 2021
Oct 3, 2021
Oct 10, 2021
Oct 17, 2021
Oct 24, 2021
Oct 31, 2021
Nov 7, 2021
Nov 14, 2021
Nov 21, 2021
Nov 28, 2021
Dec 5, 2021
Dec 12, 2021
Dec 19, 2021
Dec 26, 2021
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Shaws Plaza Shopping Center-Hanson

470 Liberty Street
Hanson , MA
Directions: 

From North/West:Take Route 93 South to Route 3 South. Take exit 13. Turn Right onto Washington Street (Route 53). Right onto Silver St. Right onto Main St. Right onto Rt 139. Next left onto Center Street Left onto Old Cross Street Right onto Brook St. Left onto Cross Street. Right onto Rt 58. Go past Town Hall. Take the left after the next set of lights by the Dunkin Donuts. From South:Take 3 North. Take either Rt 14 or Rt 27 to Route 58. Follow Route 58 to the parking lot. Take the first left after the traffic lights and the Dunkin Donuts. The ride start is about 2 miles from the Hanson commuter rail station: go east on Rte 27 a short distance, then north on Phillips st, east on Holmes St, and north on High St. Train schedule is at https://mbta.com/schedules/CR-Kingston/timetable

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DISCLAIMER 

No leader

The Hanson Sunday Ride is your chance to ride on roads that are not common for CRW and take in terrain so gorgeous that you might wonder how you have missed it. The HSR are full of cranberry bogs, lakes, farms, woods, and the flattest terrain in Massachusetts. Take it easy and “smell the cranberries” or record your fastest ride this season. Ride starts promptly at 9AM Sunday. Please arrive early!

 

Check the South Shore Mellow Riders on FaceBook for updates and cancelations.

 

 

 

Notes: 

NEW START TIME ON 9AM.

Available to any leader: 
No
Ride Closed: 
2021-05-16