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Cathedral Caverns 41

Saturday, May 06, 2023, 9:00 AM until 12:30 PM
New Hope Civitan Park
City Park Road
New Hope, AL  35760
Additional Info:
Event Contact(s):
Fred McMurry
2566538655 (c)
Moderate Ride
Registration is not Required
Payment In Full In Advance Only
Title: Cathedral Caverns 41
Distance: 41 miles, 1,517 feet of elevation gain
Start Location: New Hope Civitan Park, City Park Rd, New Hope, AL 35760
Date and Start Time: Saturday, May 6th, 9:00 AM
Ride Leader: Fred McMurry 256-653-8655
Description: Start New Hope Civitan Park, City Park Rd, New Hope, AL 35760. There is a restroom at the park. Rest stop is at 22.2 miles at Cathedral Caverns State Park with restroom and gift shop available. No major climbs but abundant hills and rollers. The last part of the climb into Cathedral Caverns has a short steep segment. CAUTION, some road surfaces will be rough, as we will be in rural areas.
Ride link is
Expectations: Please make sure you are familiar with the route. Bring a cue sheet and/or navigational device and have the phone numbers of the Ride Leader and the phone number of at least one friend. Be aware that cell phone service can be spotty. Text message may be the best way to communicate during the ride.
Expected end of ride speed is 14+/- mph but faster on flats and slower on climbs. Generally, riders are expected to stay together and watch out for each other. Be confident you can do the stated speed and distance.
If you choose to ride at a much faster speed than the desired average speed or deviate from the route, you are on your own.