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North meets South in New Hope: Option 3
Description: This 3rd time's a charm. Each year the number of riders taking this trip grows. We head to New Hope to meet up with PhillyMTCC at the New Hope Train Station. The group will then ride together along route 29 to the Lumberville General Store for lunch.
Wear Ocean Blue Club Kit or a Major Taylor Kit.
There are 3 options...you pick your poison! Options 2 & 3 head to New Hope.
Option 3 (lunch with PhillyMTCC) 7:00 AM wheels hit pavement
You start in Millburn and meet up with members from Major Taylor Central Jersey at mile 25 at the Conoco Gas Station, 1008 Amwell Road, Hillsborough Township, NJ 08844 (intersection of route 533 and Amwell Road). We say goodbye to the group heading back to Millburn and continue on riding south heading to the New Hope Train Station. We connect with PhillyMTCC then head to the Lumberville Café for a bite to eat before heading back to Millburn. This option is 111 miles with 4400' feet of elevation.
We roll at 7:00 AM PROMPT! If you arrive at 7:01 AM meet us along the route.
Ride Location: The Millburn Clock Tower
Meet Time: 6:45 AM Roll out Time: 7:00 AM
Ride Category: B (average pace 16-18/flats 19-20mph)
Lunch Stop: Lumberville General Store - 3741 River Road, Lumberville, PA 18933
Ride Leader: Gina Bullock
Parking Instructions Options 1 & 3: It's Saturday, so you will have to pay for parking if you use the Municipal Parking Lot/Garage. There is free parking at the Millburn Public Library. Park facing the street leaving the middle spaces for those visiting the Library.
Cancellations: Check the MTCCNJ Rides & Activities WhatsApp chat group (members only) for last minute updates or the Major Taylor Cycling Club of New Jersey private Facebook Group, for everyone else.
COVID-19: To minimize the spread of the virus we ask that all register from the website to avoid a paper sign in sheet at the start of the ride.
All riders must register for the ride. Let's roll out on time by registering before you arrive. This helps to quicken the check in process.
GPS Ride Link: Head2NewHope 112
Saturday, June 12, 2021, 6:45 AM until 4:00 PM
Millburn Clock Tower
26 Main Street
Millburn, NJ 07041
Please be sure to wear your club kit, bring your helmet, a spare inner tube, CO2 cartridge, bike pump, cell phone and a pleasant attitude.
Front and rear lights are recommended for this ride. The ride will NOT take place in rain or wet roads
Safety is our priority:
- Wear face covering/mask
- If you are sick, please stay home
- Avoid touching other riders
- Practice safe distancing at all times (6' rule)
- Bring your own hand sanitizer