RISK WARNING: As a participant in this dangerous recreational activity, you may be exposing yourself to a significant risk of harm. Bike North, the ride organisers and leaders wish to warn you of the risks and hazards that are an inherent part of cycling, and to take care to prevent putting yourself, your fellow participants and/or others into danger. By signing onto this ride, you accept the warning as to risk, and you agree to ride in a safe and responsible manner and to obey all Australian Road Rules.
Summary : Cross Parramatta river on John Whitton Bridge, ride through Rhodes and Concord West to Cabarita Ferry Wharf then Breakfast Point. Cross the river on the Putney Punt and return to Meadowbank on the riverfront route.
This ride starts at 16:00:00 Meadowbank Wharf, end of Bowden St, Meadowbank
NOTES: Afternoon ride - will be done in reverse to the usual route.
|Ride Grade Information|
approx. 15-17 kms/hr
|REE||Calculate your REE|
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|Suitability||This easy speed & short distance ride is aimed at riders wanting to increase their riding on the road experience. Children 12 years and over accompanied by a supervising adult.|
|Features||Some cycle paths & on-road riding on quiet suburban streets, Circuit of the cental section of Parramatta river Ryde River walk path, cross Parramatta River on Putney Punt.|
|Coffee stop||Usually at Olive Kitchen Breakfast Point (Grocery store also available)|
|Expected duration||2.5 hour(s) (estimate only - ride may be longer due to on the day factors)|
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|Ride With GPS Map/Cue/Profile/TCX/GPX|
Cross Parramatta river on John Whitton Bridge, ride through Rhodes and Concord West to Cabarita Ferry Wharf then Breakfast Point. Cross the river on the Putney Punt and return to Meadowbank on the riverfront route.
For information about the Punt see http://www.rms.nsw.gov.au/roads/using-roads/vehicular-ferries/index.html
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