Ride: Sunday, July 24: “Tour de Baltimore” (Lunch at The Mill after)

This Sunday’s ride will be the same as Thursday’s, but with the added extra of joining together for lunch at The Mill afterward. They’ve got a great outdoor patio that we can use. Spouses, friends and/or family are all welcome to come to The Mill for lunch as well. We’d really like to make sure that we let the restaurant know how many are coming, so please RSVP by commenting below that you are coming and how many to expect for lunch.

Start time: 9:00am
Start location: The Mill Restaurant in Cobourg
Route map and directions: “Tour de Baltimore” route map here

Lunch time reservations: 11:45am

Ride Leader: Brian Hedney

Ride: Thursday, July 21: “Tour de Baltimore”

Since the Tour de France is underway, we’ll call this one the “Tour de Baltimore”. It’s a 43.3km route with an option for making it 35.5km. Either route will take in much of the scenery and make for a pleasant ride on those beautiful roads that seem to surround Baltimore.

Start time: 9:00am
Start location: The Mill Restaurant in Cobourg
Route map and directions: “Tour de Baltimore” route map here

Ride Leader: Vivian VandenHazel

Please comment below if you are coming so that the ride leader can plan accordingly.

Monday, July 18th: Evening Novice Ride (7:00pm)

This Monday’s ride will take in some country roads and also a little bit of town. We may even swing by the ice cream place and get a cone, which should prove to be a welcome activity during this crazy heat wave.

Start time: 7:00
Start location: Parking lot of St. Mary’s School (Staff parking lot on the north side)

Ride Leader: To be Announced

Please indicate by commenting if you will come out for the ride so that the ride leader can plan accordingly.


Ride: Saturday July 16: Interclub ride with the Ganaraska Freewheelers

This is a special event ride. There will NOT be a Sunday ride this weekend.

The Ganaraska Freewheelers have invited the Northumberland Hills Cycling Club to participate in a ride together, starting and finishing in Warkworth. Upon completion of the ride the NHCC and the Freewheelers will meet for dinner at the 100 Mile Diner and Pizzeria.

Please note: We expect the route to be hilly and the pace to be consistent with our host club, the Freewheelers. Those wishing to ride a shorter distance should review the map and make individual plans accordingly, as we will not be planning or leading a short route for this event.

Start time: 2:00pm
Start location: Warkworth main street.
Route map and directions: “Trent River Truckin” route (63km)

NHCC ride leader: Randy Albon

Please comment below if you are coming so that the appropriate reservations can be made at the Hundred Mile Diner.

Ride: Thursday July 14: “Queen Victoria” route

This Thursday we start from The Victoria Inn in Gore’s Landing at 9:00 (our new start time for July and August) This is a route borrowed from the Freewheelers so it promises to be scenic and fun.

Start time: 9:00am
Start location: The Victoria Inn in Gore’s Landing
Route map and directions:“Queen Victoria” route map: (49 or 38 km)

Long Ride Leader (49km): TBD
Short Ride Leader (38km): TBD

Please comment below if you are coming so that the ride leaders can plan accordingly.

Ride: Monday, July 11: Evening Novice Ride (7:00pm)

This Monday we will start from St. Mary’s high school in Cobourg and head out onto some easy country roads.

Start time: 7:00pm
Start location: St. Mary’s High School parking lot
Route map and directions: Route and pace to be determined by riders
Ride Leader: Paul Mills

Please indicate by commenting if you will come out for the ride.