Take the 2nd entrance to the HS parking lot and park under the overhead on the far right closes to the tennis courts
CENTURY RIDE TO MT. WACHUSETT
IN PRINCETON MASSACHUSETTS
EVENT HELD RAIN OR SHINE
ADVANCE REGISTRATION ON-LINE ONLY. NO DAY OF EVENT WALK-INS.
Spend the day with fellow cyclists touring through the apple orchard country of east central Massachusetts.
|RIDES FROM 48 TO 100 MILES||MAGNIFICENT VIEWS|
|MOSTLY BACKCOUNTRY ROADS||GREAT COMPANY!|
CLIMB TO THE CLOUDS IS NOT FOR BEGINNERS
*The climb on Mt Wachusett is a one mile climb at a steady 9% grade to the Visitors Center at the State Park. The other routes are rolling and very hilly with no major climb.
hELMETS REQUIRED ON CRW RIDES
The riders from Sudbury pass through Lancaster Four Corners where they join those starting from Bolton. All routes continue to Sterling center. The 80 returns from Sterling; the 48 & 90 mile routes return from East Princeton. The 100 & 60 mile routes continue to Mt. Wachusett. All routes join back together at the water stop in Sterling.
From Sterling all rides return along the Boylston side of the Wachusett Reservoir, passing through West Boylston & Boylston. There is a well deserved stop at the Berlin Orchards where you will find great hospitality, plenty of water and great food. All routes are fully arrowed (with the exception of the town of Lancaster) and are on back country roads with minimum travel on numbered roads.
NOTE: We may make last minute route changes based on road condition. Route information will be made available to registered riders shortly before the ride. This will include cue sheets and GPS links.
Food,water, and porta-johns will be available at two staffed points along the routes, one in Sterling and one in Berlin. All routes pass both stops. There are porta-johns and free water at the Kwik Stop in East Princeton. There are convenience stores in towns along the route. On-road support and pre-ride technical support is provided courtesy of Cycle Loft, Burlington, MA.. Please arrive early if you want your bike checked before a ride.
The ride will be limited to 1,000 riders, and you must register to participate. You will NOT be able to pay at the start.
- CRW members - $20 (members must login to the site to register at this price)
- Nonmembers - $30
Register early, and be certain you have a place in the ride.