St Ives to West Head

Saturday November 05, 2022, 07:30:00

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 registering for 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 : Note carprk limits are either 2hr or 4hr. Moderate paced ride via McCarrs Creek Rd to scenic West Head . Bring your own morning tea to savour with the magnificent views across Pittwater and Broken Bay.

This ride starts at 07:30:00 St Ives, Mona Vale Rd, car park opposite Stanley St

NOTES: Cancelled if raining / wet roads. Undulating ride to West Head. Please bring workable pump and spare tube. After Terry Hills, no water refill station along the way. Please bring adequate fluids and snack bars. Bio break after West Head. No bail out points.

Ride Leader
Chris Wong

Ride Grade Information
Distance (km)55
Average moving pacemoderate
approx. 19-22 kms/hr
Metres climbed 900
GradeMedium Hard
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Explanations of grades, pace, RDI, REE

Further Information
SuitabilityMost moderately fit riders.
Featureshills, winding roads, pleasant scenery
Coffee stopTake your own snacks to enjoy at West Head
Expected duration4 hour(s) (estimate only - ride may be longer due to on the day factors)
Future dates for this route
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St Ives, Terrey Hills, West Hd & Akuna Bay. Return via Terrey Hils. A hilly ride at a moderate pace.

Keeping us COVID-safe:
- Pre-registration is compulsory. There are no walk-ins.
- Physical distancing of 1.5 metres should be observed where possible.
- All riders are encouraged to bring hand sanitizer.
- Riders must not attend if sick, have Covid-19, influenza or symptoms of any communicable disease.

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