Gravel ride to Wallace Lake

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Date and Time: 
Sunday, September 1, 2019 - 10:00am
Start Location: 
Startup Water District
14310 367th Ave SE
Startup, WA 98293
Contact Information: 
John O Lindseth
lindseth@uw.edu
(206)499-7237
Distance: 
28.00 miles
Elevation Gain: 
3,300 feet
Terrain: 
Regroup: 
Weather Cancellation: 
Ride Description: 

A fun gravel adventure. Ride form Startup to Wallace Lake on gravel roads. After a snack we head NW to Sultan Basin Road, take the paved road for 6.6 miles and get back onto gravel roads. We then ride along the top of a beautiful ridge road and descend back into town. Possible post ride gathering for food and beverages to be determined by group.

You are encouraged to pre-register by clicking the red "Register Now" button above. There is no need to unregister if you decide not to ride.

Things to know:

Moderate pace is riding about 15 mph on flat gravel surfaces

Gun fire noise is common in the area

Active logging occurring during the weekdays

10% plus grades for extended periods

Will have to portage bicycle over a barrier of logs

Study the route on the link below (Route) and view the pictures to get a feel of what to expect

Things to bring:

Bicycle with large tires and low gears

Food and water (none available along the route)

Appropriate clothing including helmet and gloves

Tools and tire fixings. (Tubeless folk should bring a spare tube and pump)

Map

 

 

Startup Water District
14310 367th Ave SE
Startup, WA 98293
Ride Leader(s)


Registrations so far...
Moderate: [14-16mph]

5 rider(s)