Spring Century - North to New Hampshire

By: 
John O'Dowd

 

The Spring Century, North to New Hampshire, will run on Sunday May 15 and Saturday May 21 starting at the Metro West Technical School in Wakefield.It will not be fully supported, will be open only to CRW members, registration is required, and there is no charge.

 

Join us for one of three beautiful routes of 100, 62, and 50 miles on slightly rolling rural roads through the Merrimack Valley of northeastern Massachusetts and southern New Hampshire. Our 100 mile ride will take you through Exeter and Hampton Falls, NH. The other routes travel through such towns as Boxford, Groveland and Topsfield. All routes pass through the Harold Parker State Forest. There will be one crewed rest stop at American Legion Park, 17 Pentucket Ave, Georgetown, MA from 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM.

 

On Sunday May 15  there will be a 15-16 mph pace 100 mile group leaving at 8:00 led by Martin Hayes. If interested click his name under Ride Leaders below and send him an email

 

On Saturday May 21 there will be a 14-15 mph pace 100 mile group leaving at 7:00 led by Larry Kernan. There will also be a 14-15 mph pace  63 mile group leaving at 8 am led by John O'Dowd. If interested in either group please click on appropriate ride leader name under Ride Leaders below and send him an email

 

Ride Registration pages

Sunday May 15 https://www.crw.org/content/north-new-hampshire-1?rid=13963&date=2022-05-15

Saturday May 21 https://www.crw.org/content/north-new-hampshire-2?rid=13967&date=2022-05-21

 

RIDE START: NORTHEAST METRO TECH

100 Hemlock Street

Wakefield , MA

See map: Google Maps

Directions: 

  • Take Rt. 95 (128) to exit 40, Rt. 129 East.
  • Follow signs for Rt. 129 East for 1.5 miles to Wakefield center.
  • Follow Rt. 129 East as it turns left.
  • Go approximately 1 mile past Wakefield center.
  • Turn right onto Farm Street, go past Wakefield High School
  • Turn left on Hemlock Rd follow sign to NE Metro Tech HS