Tuesday Morning Hike, Oct. 20th

The Tuesday morning hikes begin this week with Roy taking the group on a 7km walk which will take in the residential areas north of The Mill. There are some inclines. Coffee afterwards at Craft Food House. Please comment below so that Roy can expect the pleasure of your company

Time: 9:30
Meeting Location: parking lot at The Mill
Hike Leader: Roy Martin

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Thursday Night Hikes start Thursday November 1st!

The off-season evening hikes have been popular in past years! We meet at 6:00 then do a semi-urban hike where we’ll enjoy a lot of friendly laughs and stretch out those legs. We usually cover about 5-8 kms then afterward we sometimes pop into a local establishment for hot chocolate (or other such things). Bring a headlamp if you have one, or a small flashlight. You just never know where we’ll go!

Time: 6:00
Start Location: Port Hope Town Hall parking lot
Hike Leader: Jim Berg

To let us know you are coming, please leave a comment.

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2018 AGM Social Soiree Agenda

For the real procrastinators out there, we still have a couple of spots left and you have until noon tomorrow to secure your ticket to the Social Soiree and AGM. In case you are wondering, it’s a mostly social evening, with a little essential biz thrown in. Come see your friends, some photos from the past season, and hear about what’s in store for the off-season.  For all you ticket sellers out there, please let me know if you have any tickets yet to turn in!

Tickets: email us at info@northumberlandhillscyclingclub.com

Agenda: Click here for the Agenda. 

 

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2018 Membership Survey

It’s been a great season for cycling.  The NHCC is entirely volunteer-driven, and we encourage some feedback to let us know how we are doing. We are committed to always seeking ways to make the NHCC awesome, but we could use your input. Please take 5 minutes to fill out just 8 quick questions before the upcoming Annual Meeting and Social coming up soon on Thursday, October 25th, 2018.   We’ll share the results with everyone at the meeting!

We use the results to guide and direct the club for the next season as we do our planning over the winter. It’s totally anonymous, we promise (unless of course you choose to identify yourself).

Create your own user feedback survey
If the survey isn’t displaying in your browser, click here to Take the 2018 NHCC Survey.

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Last call for tickets to the AGM and Social Soiree on Thursday, October 25th!

This is it, folks! Our AGM is fast approaching.  You can secure your ticket for next Thursday night’s (October 25th) event by contacting us at info@northumberlandhillscyclingclub.com and we will sort out how to get it to you. It’s only $30 for a great buffet meal and an evening of celebrating with friends. If you are thinking “Hey, I didn’t really ride much, so I better stay home” we’re here to say “Come on out anyway! We would love to see you.” Just let us know how many are coming so we can convey the necessary information to the Best Western staff who will ensure enough food for everyone!

Special 2019 Membership rate only at the AGM! Be sure to bring along $35 with you on the evening of the event in order to get your 2019 membership for the best price you’ll ever see!

 

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Sunday, October 14th: Forest Hike from Beagle Club

Heather will lead our first fall hike this Sunday. The distance will depend on who decides to join but it will most likely be the Green B loop which is 10km.
The parking lot is accessible from Hwy 45 via Beagle Club Road.
All are welcome! Please RSVP if you plan to hike so that we know you are coming. Bring water and snacks.
Hopefully the weather gods will favour us and we will be able to enjoy the glorious colours!

Start Time: 1:30
Meeting Location: parking lot at Beagle Club parking lot
Hike Leader: Heather Read
Please note that non members will need to bring a signed waiver form but do not need to pay for off season activities.

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Tuesday, October 9th: Post Stuffing Ride

After stuffing the turkey and ourselves over the weekend it’ll feel good to enjoy the beautiful weather with a ride. Route to follow but we’ll do about 50km.

Time: 10:00
Meeting Location: Keeler Centre, Colborne
Ride Leader: Maria Siemiaszko

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Friday Floater Ride: Afternoon, Sept. 28

Friday Floater Ride! It’s happening in the afternoon and Maria has a beautiful 112km route planned that will take us from Campbellford through Stirling and Tweed with an elevation gain of 499 (not 500….cuz mentally, 499 is better!) We are also looking at 20c plus sunshine. Please note that we are starting at the south end of Saskatoon Dr., not the Rotary Centre (see the map). It’s gonna be a beauty ride! 

Please, leave a comment to let us know you will be riding.

Start time: 1:00pm
Ride leader: Maria Siemiazsko
Route: Campbellford Run #2 route map here on Ride with GPS
Start location: Ferris Provincial Park–Take the bridge across the river, turn immediately on Front St. S, then continue onto Saskatoon Dr all the way to the end. There is a small parking spot to your right.

start point at Ferris Park

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Level 4 Ride: Thursday Sept. 27 at 5:30pm

The sun is scheduled to shine, there’s 17c in the forecast and we have 90 minutes for a bike ride! We’ll ride out-and-back (Waterfront Trail westbound), ensuring we complete the ride by the time it’s dark. 45 minutes out, 45 minutes back. Short, simple, & fast! It’s Level 4, so expect some speed, but if you just want to lollygag, that’s okay too. We’ll buddy up so nobody rides alone, and we’ll all start and finish at the same time. Recharge your lights tonight and be prepared! Starting at Westwood Park.

Start time: 5:30pm
Ride Leader: Anita Macklin
Sunset: 6:59pm
Route map: not required (Waterfront Trail Westbound)
Start location: Westwood Park (Carlisle St., Cobourg)

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Cancelled: Level 2 Ride, Sept. 25
The weather just isn’t co-operating right now so we will have to Cancel tonight’s ride and hope that Thurs has better weather.
Soggy and Sad, Geoffrey

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