New Horizons Bike Shop 300K Road Ride
Meet at New Horizons Bike Shop at 55 Franklin Street in Westfield for a 300K Road Ride. Pre-registration is available at www.newhorizonbikes.com. For more information contact New Horizons Bike at 413.562.5237.
If I have to pick a favorite, this is it. A hilly route heading west into the Berkshires then south along the Housatonnic River to Kent Ct. Crosses into Eastern NY before returning. Route is lollipop shaped. Climbs include Jacob's Ladder (8 miles) both outbound and inbound and Bash Bish Falls (4.5 miles long with 2 short sections of steep, 18% grades. Controls include convenience stores and staffed sites.
Lights required; Cost - $25; Time Limit- 20 Hours