Newport/196th Loop

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Date and Time: 
Monday, May 20, 2019 - 9:00am
Start Location: 
Old Renton City Hall
200 Mill Ave S
Renton, WA 98057
Contact Information: 
Jake L Wright
vaelin4@gmail.com
206-271-6703
Distance: 
52.00 miles
Elevation Gain: 
3,167 feet
Terrain: 
Regroup: 
Weather Cancellation: 
Ride Description: 

This is a nice route featuring some climbing, quiet neighborhoods and fun descents. We start at old Renton City Hall, stop briefly at Gene Coulon before heading up to Newcastle and on to Bellevue. Our second climb is up the Lake Hills Connector then we have a short break at Lake Hills Park. We descend to Lake Sammamish Parkway,  go up Newport prior to dropping into Factoria. A few rolling hills and one descent later it's up everyone's favorite hill, 196th.  A quick final break at Petrovitsky Park and then the last few miles through some quiet residential areas, prior to a last descent back into downtown Renton. In the event of damp weather, your use of fenders with mud flaps is greatly appreciated. Please arrive early so you can get ready to ride and attend the safety briefing.  In the event of steady rain decision will be made two hours prior and posted on Cascade web site, Ride Leader will not be at start in event of cancellation. Please check web site before going to start.

Stops:

  • Gene Coulon Park: Optional mile 2.3 (5min)
  • Lake Hills Park:  mile15.4 (5Min)
  • The Little Store: mile 16.9 Optional (5Min)
  • Petrovitsky Park: mile 43.6 (5Min)

Comments

Hey Kimberly,

Not sure either, could be you got credit for the last one and I copied ride.

Submitted by Lily Reid on

Hi,

Downloaded file seems to only be 1.3 miles although map looks ok. Can you check please?

 

Old Renton City Hall
200 Mill Ave S
Renton, WA 98057