The Orange County Bicycle Club and Catholic Charities Community Services of Orange County welcome you to the 2013 Country Roads Bicycle Tour, the ride with the camels, celebrating open space in Orange County, NY. Take any of four routes on uncrowded roads through the varied landscape of Orange County, in New York's Hudson Valley. New this year we are offering group rides with a leader. Register before September 1st to receive the free t-shirt designed and printed uniquely for this event!
These courses are designed by riders for riders to show off Orange County's abundant gifts. We've marked the routes with color-coded arrows and we provide SAG support gear.Choose from:
1. 10-mile route Family Fun Ride
2. 20-mile route or option of Group Ride with Leader
3. 40-mile route or option of Group Ride with Leader
4. 62-mile route or option of Group Ride with Leader
62-mile riders - 8:00am (last start 8:30am)
40-mile riders - 8:30am
20-mile riders - 10:00am
10-mile riders - 10:30am
Along the way refuel at three rest stops placed at reasonable intervals. Renew yourself with plates of sliced fruit, cool juices and home-baked cookies that redden the blood and strengthen the knees.
At journey's end you'll find cool shade and a bountiful picnic banquet. Lunch will be served until 2:30pm, allowing everyone plenty of time to finish the ride before they eat!
All roads lead to a party. Music will fill the air, food will spill off the banquet table. There will be games, fun, a 50/50 and great raffle prizes!
FREE!High-quality all-cotton commemorative tee shirt for pre-registrants only (must pre-register before September 1st to receive the t-shirt). Plus gifts and prizes!
Only day of event registration on-line is closed price is $50,00