Monday, July 25th: Evening Novice Ride (7:00pm)

For this last Monday ride for July we’ll meet at Donegan Park. The route and pace will be chosen at that time based on the riders present.

Start time: 7:00
Start location: Donegan Park
Ride Leader: Paul Mills

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


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.


New website feature: The NHCC Message Board

Our website has a new feature—A discussion forum for people to post messages under a variety of topics.

Got a bicycle you want to sell? There’s a place to get the word out. Do you have some interesting pieces of advice that you could share with other club members? This is the place.

Take a look at the new NHCC Message Board

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.