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Wednesday Oct. 29 Night Hike: Port Hope

It’s supposed to be 13° which is great, because after that it will be just 4° by Saturday. So, let’s enjoy it while we can! If you haven’t been out to a hike yet, we’d love to see you come … Continue reading

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Ride & Lunch: Sunday Oct. 26th

Forecast for Sunday: Sunshine and 13°. That sounds like good riding weather to us! Also, the hiking bunch were out the other night, and discovered a new restaurant that just opened on Thursday. It’s as cute as a button inside so it’s … Continue reading

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Hike Night! Wednesday October 22

It’s cool and crispy, but great weather to go for a casual, friendly hike. We meet at the usual time and place. This week however, please bring a headlamp if you have one. It’s getting dark out there very early, … Continue reading

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Sunday Oct. 19: 30k Ride, Beta-test, and Pizza

The weather is looking not too bad for Sunday, and the NHCC has been asked if we would beta-test a chip device and app that tracks distance, speed and location. So, how about it? We will just do a nice … Continue reading

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Sunday Morning Ride, Oct. 12: To Orono for Coffee!

If you aren’t partaking in Turkey festivities and can swing it, George is leading a ride on Sunday morning. No particular route planned, but coffee in Orono was mentioned. We’ll start in Cobourg at 10, picking up the others from … Continue reading

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2014 NHCC Year-End Social and Annual Meeting

It’s that time again! We get together celebrate the past year of cycling, enjoy some great food, do a few awards and other fun stuff at our Year-End Social and Annual Meeting. This year we’re taking it to a new … Continue reading

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Sunday October 5th: All Levels ride, Lang Hastings Trail

It’s off-season (somewhat) so that’s when we start to do things a little different. Weather permitting we’ll ride the Lang Hastings trail, a crushed limestone multipurpose trail. One way to the Peterborough end of the trail is just over 30km, but … Continue reading

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Wednesday October 1st: Off Season Hike Night

Since an evening ride is no longer an option, we will instead offer the opportunity to do something a little different. Meet at 6pm at the Port Hope Town Hall with some comfortable shoes cuz we are going for a … Continue reading

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Toronto International Bicycle Blowout : Sat. Oct. 18, 2014

The Toronto International Bicycle Fall Blowout Sale is coming up. It’s a one day only, 7 hour year-end clearout sale. It might be an opportunity for you to pick up a snazzy new bike! There are some great bargains to be found … Continue reading

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Stolen Bicycle Alert

Last night some members of the Ganaraska Freewheelers have had the unfortunate experience of having their bicycles stolen from their shed. The bicycles had less than 300km on them and are in excellent condition. We are asking all in the cycling … Continue reading

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