SUMNER - Tacoma Narrows

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Date and Time: 
Saturday, September 6, 2014 - 8:00am
Start Location: 
Sumner Fred Meyer - East Side Parking Lot
1201 Valley Ave.
Sumner, WA 98390
Contact Information: 
Tim Johnson
tim.ing@katewwdb.com
253.380.5441
Distance: 
52.00 miles
Elevation Gain: 
2,400 feet
Terrain: 
Regroup: 
Weather Cancels?: 
Ride Description: 

Lets do lunch/coffee in Gig Harbor. We will leave the Sumner Fred Meyer (east side of parking lot, next to garden center), ride over to Ruston Way for some great views of commencement bay, up past Pt Defiance Zoo and over the Tacoma Narrows Bridge (via protected bike/pedestrian lane) to Gig Harbor. If the weather is decent, we will have some spectacular views. Bring your camera - Some of the sights you'll see: Foss Waterway, Commencement Bay, Ferry Boats, Puget Sound, Stadium High School, The Narrows Bridge, Cheney Stadium, The Tacoma Dome, Mt Rainier ... and just to throw a little grit into it, the Port of Tacoma industrial area. https://www.aw.org/Page/About-Us/About-Annie-Wright-Schools/History-of-Annie-Wright-Schools http://www.waymarking.com/waymarks/WM1GQ9_Stadium_High_School_Tacoma_Washington http://www.wsdot.wa.gov/tnbhist... Restrooms at start, on Ruston Way and Gig Harbor. Steady rain cancels. Please print cue sheet if desired, arrive early enough to prepare your bike, listen to the SMART talk and roll out at 8:00 AM. Route: http://ridewithgps.com/routes/5461287 RSVP not required but is appreciated. Be sure to check back on the Cascade Bicycle site for any important updates to the ride.

Type of event: 
Sumner Fred Meyer - East Side Parking Lot
1201 Valley Ave.
Sumner, WA 98390
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