2013 Three Creek Century

Date

Start: Sunday, September 15, 2013

Address
LeTort Park 260 East Pomfret Street
Carlisle , PA 17013
Registration Closing Date

Thursday, September 12, 2013

About This Activity

The 2013 Three Creek Century is a scenic bicycle tour through Cumberland County in Central Pennsylvania, sponsored by the Harrisburg Bicycle Club. You will bike back roads past meandering creeks and working farms, and over historic stone bridges. The Fish Hatchery, King's Gap Environmental Center, and the Newville Historic Old Mill are just a few of the attractions.

 

Choose to ride 25, 50, 75, or 100 miles. Enjoy homemade soup, and lots of fresh baked goods.

 

Not signed up yet? Don't worry - you can still register at the event. Registrations will be accepted 6:30am to 11am at the event. If you fill out a paper registration here at http://www.threecreekcentury.com/images/stories/2013_flyer.pdf and bring it with you, it will save you time getting registered at the event.

$5 under age 18

$30 age 18+

 

Registration Fee Includes

• Lunch

• Vegetarian Lunch option

• Rest Stops

• Snacks

• Cue Sheets

• Sag Support

 

Available Routes

• 25 miles, 50 miles, 75 miles, 100 miles

All rides start at LeTort Park.

 

New for 2013, an optional 4 mile climb up King's Gap is available on the 50 mile route.

 

T-shirts/clothing

T-shirt orders are no longer available. A small quantity of long sleeve shirts will be available for purchase at the event for $20, and additional Harrisburg Bicycle Club jerseys and shorts will be available for purchase in the range of $53-$70 plus tax and socks for $5.50 plus tax. All pre-ordered t-shirts (short sleeve and long sleeve) must be picked up at the event.

 

Fee Disclaimers

Sorry, no refunds. This event is held rain or shine.

 

A small Active.com processing fee will be added to the listed registration and t-shirt fees as required to cover Active.com's administration and credit processing expenses. If you need to avoid the processing fee, visit the HBC website with the link in the More Information section where you can print and mail a paper registration form with check payment only. Keep in mind the convenience that Active.com's online registration offers, via instant payment and registration confirmation, without writing out a paper form/check/envelope and without using postage. Online registration even helps the environment by saving paper! Go green and register online now!

 

DIRECTIONS TO THE START POINT

FROM ROUTE 641 (Trindle Road/High Street) **Local Route**

From West: Go through the town of Carlisle, PA on Route 641. Turn right onto Hanover St. at traffic light. Then turn left onto East Pomfret St. and continue past 2 stop signs to LeTort Park on right.

 

From East: Go past The Point at Carlisle Plaza Mall. Turn left at Taco Bell onto Spring Garden St. At the traffic light turn right onto Pomfret St. and follow to LeTort Park on left.

 

FROM INTERSTATE 81

From North: Take exit 49 for Route 641 (High St). Turn right and follow directions above (Route 641 from East).

 

From South: Take exit 47 for Hanover St. Follow signs to the town of Carlisle, PA. Turn right at the 4th traffic light onto East Pomfret St. and continue past 2 stop signs to LeTort Park on right.

 

FROM PA TURNPIKE, ROUTE 76

Take exit 226, Carlisle. Turn right onto Route 11, Carlisle Pike. Follow Route 11 into Carlisle. After passing through the town square (corner of Hanover and High St.), turn left at the next traffic light onto East Pomfret St. and continue to LeTort Park on right.

Event schedule and times

Pre-registered participant check-in and event day registration is available from 6:30 AM to 11:00 AM.

 

The ride opens at 7:00 AM.

Riders must enter the course no later than:

8:00 AM for 100 miles

9:30 AM for 75 & 50 miles

11:00 AM for 25 miles

 

All riders must be off the course by 5 PM

 

 

http://www.flickr.com/photos/threecreekcentury

click the above URL to view some photos of this Three Creek Century event from a previous year

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