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The time of the event shown in the schedule below is the actual departure time. Please allow time for bicycle assembly and inspection, filling of water bottles, inflating tires, etc. prior to departure. The advertised pace will be at the discretion of the ride leader to allow for resistance to the wind and terrain. The pace is considered to be the maximum speed attained on a level road without appreciable headwind or tailwind. Please select the ride that best fits your ability. Know for yourself whether you are comfortable to sustain the pace and finish the advertised distance.
Where there is not a miles per hour to describe the pace of a ride, please use the following as a guide:
8-10 = very slow  *   10-12 = slow  *   12-14 = moderate  *   14-16 = medium  *   16-18 = fast  *   18-20+ = very fast
DateTimesDistanceStartLeaderDescription
Friday
5/5/2017
8:30AM5 miles exercise paceDancing Bear B&B 203 E. Laurel Damascus, VAjudy mikesell 630-833-1036 or text 630-290-2675Appalachian Trail 2017
Day 1 - we will hike 5 miles of the AT from Feathercamp Branch Area to Damascus. Elevation: start 2,232 peak 2,913 end 1,974.(We will shuttle the drivers back to retrieve the cars.) Our lunch stop,In .... (click arrow to see more)
Saturday
5/6/2017
8:00AM11.3 miles 2-3 mphDancing Bear B&B 203 E. Laurel Damascus, VADawn Maxwell 773-815-5322Overnight Appalachian Trail 2017
Hike will start with Judy and the day hikers. Option to "slackpack" first 6.5 with small daypack then pick up larger overnight back pack from Judy's car. Overnight hikers will continue to hike to Abin .... (click arrow to see more)
Saturday
5/6/2017
8:00AM7-12 milesDancing Bear B&B 203 E. Laurel Damascus, VAjudy mikesell 630-833-1036 or text 630-290-2675Appalachian Trail 2017
Day 2 - 8:00am - will be a 7 mile hike on the AT from Shady Valley, TN to the Low Gap area. Day hikers will return to Damascus. Overnighters will continue an additional 5 miles to camp overnight in te .... (click arrow to see more)
Sunday
5/7/2017
9:00AM7-12 milesDancing Bear B&B 203 E. Laurel Damascus, VAjudy mikesell 630-833-1036 or text 630-290-2675Appalachian Trail 2017
Day 3 9:00am Overnight AT campers will hike 10 miles into Damascus - Day hikers will leave from Damascus to meet the overnighters on the trail and return with them for a total day hike of 8 to 10 mil .... (click arrow to see more)
Sunday
5/7/2017
9:00AM10.4 miles 2-3 mphAbingdon Gap Shelter Mile 458.6 on the Appalachian TrailDawn Maxwell 773-815-5322Overnight Appalachian Trail 2017 Sunday
After breakfast (BYOB) at campsite and packing up gear, continue hike into Damascus Northbound on the AT. Plan to meet Judy's Day hikers for lunch on the trail. Will continue with the day hikers acro .... (click arrow to see more)
Monday
5/8/2017
11:00AM4 miles Red River Gorge Slade, KY Daniel Boone National Forestjudy mikesell 630-833-1036 or text 630-290-2675Appalachian Trail 2017
Day 4 OPTIONAL - Drive day with optional hike on the way home. Leave Damascus at 7:30am to meet for a 11am 4 mile hike in The Red River Gorge area in Natural Bridge State Park, Slade, KY in Daniel Bo .... (click arrow to see more)
Saturday
5/27/2017
6:15AM~105 miles 15 to 17 paceGeorgetown College, 400 East College Street, Georgetown KYPussanee Pastorino 708 903 8700Horsey Hundred 2017
The Horsey Hundred is simply the most beautiful ride in the Midwest. You have wonderfully warm spring weather in KY. to go along with nicely rolling hills and the magical splendor of The Kentucky Hors .... (click arrow to see more)
Sunday
5/28/2017
6:45AM~79 miles 15 to 17 paceGeorgetown College, 400 East College Street, Georgetown KYPussanee Pastorino 708 903 8700Horsey Hundred 2017
The Horsey Hundred is simply the most beautiful ride in the Midwest. You have wonderfully warm spring weather in KY. to go along with nicely rolling hills and the magical splendor of The Kentucky Hors .... (click arrow to see more)
Saturday
6/10/2017
7:00AM, 9:00AM15, 30, 50 75, 100 or 120 , At your own paceNIU Convocation Center, 1525 W Lincoln Hwy, in DeKalb, IllinoisKellil Morgan 630-935-1988Day One- Bike MS Tour de Farms Saturday
Join us for a great weekend of road riding and socializing while helping to raise funds for Multiple Sclerosis Research and Support. Riders have six route options Saturday: 15, 35, 50, 75, 100 or 120 .... (click arrow to see more)
Sunday
6/11/2017
7:00AM15, 30, 50 or 75 , At your own paceNIU Convocation Center, 1525 W Lincoln Hwy, in DeKalb, IllinoisKellil Morgan 630-935-1988Day Two- Bike MS Tour de Farms Sunday
Join us for a great weekend of road riding and socializing while helping to raise funds for Multiple Sclerosis Research and Support. Riders have six route options Saturday: 15, 35, 50, or 75 miles. Al .... (click arrow to see more)
Saturday
7/1/2017
5:30AM200 miles,16-17 MPH avg. Pace 12-20 MPH. Trader Joes in NapervilleEric Peterson. H:630.355.5803,M:630.857.8148Double Century
200-miler starting in Naperville. Same route as 2015 to Dixon then back, with stops in Sycamore, Dixon, and Hinckley. Be prepared to ride long stretches with 16-17 MPH overall average, minimal stops a .... (click arrow to see more)
Saturday
7/15/2017
7:00AMUp to 100 Miles, varied pace Herman Miller Green House - 10121 Adams St, Holland, MI 49423Ron Richards (331) 642-0834Holland Hundred
Join your fellow EBC riders on the Holland Hundred, an institutional ride offering options from 18 to 100 miles in beautiful western Michigan. The ride offers varied scenery through farm land and co .... (click arrow to see more)
 

Riders must wear helmets on every ride.
Illinois Vehicle Code prohibits the use of headphones while bicycling and headphones are not allowed on EBC rides.

Elmhurst Bicycle Club Release and Liability Waiver

For liability protection and insurance purposes, it is the policy of the Elmhurst Bicycle Club ("EBC") to require all of its members to sign the Release and Liability Waiver which is a part of the EBC Membership Application. Guests of the EBC (which term includes all non-members of EBC) who wish to participate in any EBC activity must sign the equivalent release and liability waiver contained on the EBC Sign-in Sheet before the activity starts. Any guest refusing to sign the release and liability waiver may not participate in the activity. Should the activity continue, however, with the participation of the non-signing guest, the activity will no longer be considered to be an EBC sponsored or sanctioned activity.