10/5 - 10/8 2017

The Ride: DAY TO DAY

The Route
Day One

Day One

  • Departure Town: Homestead, PA - Marriott Courtyard
  • Depart Marriott as a group traveling to McKeesport, PA
  • First rest stop at the Boston Trail Head
  • Lunch in Connellsville
  • Arrive at Ohiopyle or Confluence
  • Group Dinner Ohiopyle\Confluence
  • Daily Miles Biked: 69\80
  • Total Trip Miles Biked: 69 \80

  • DAY 1 TRIP DETAILS
Day Two

Day Two

  • Breakfast: Ohiopyle - at the Falls Market and Group Picture at the falls. Confluence - at Sister’s Cafe
  • First Rest Stop at Rockwood, PA
  • Lunch in Meyersdale, PA. Sandwich shop just below train station or GI Day Room
  • Continental Divide Crossing & Big Savage Tunnel
  • 25 mile descent into Cumberland
  • Check in Fairfield Inn Cumberland or Ramada Inn
  • Happy Hour at Crabby Pig on the trail in Cumberland
  • Daily Miles Biked: 73\62
  • Total Trip Miles Biked: 142

  • DAY 2 TRIP DETAILS

Day Three

  • Departure Cumberland, MD (in waves)
  • Rest stop at Paw Paw Tunnel (30 Miles in)
  • Lunch in Hancock, MD (60 Miles in)
  • Rest stop at Dam #5 (80 Miles in)
  • Get off trail at Williamsport. Police escort to Ramada Plaza Hotel in Hagerstown MD (last 4 miles)
  • Arrival Town: Hagerstown, MD
  • Group Dinner at Hotel

  • Lodging: The Plaza Hotel - 1718 Underpass Way
  • Daily Miles Biked: 90
  • Total Trip Miles Biked: 229
  • Google Map link from Canal to Plaza Hotel

  • DAY 3 TRIP DETAILS

Day Four

  • Depart hotel and take roads to Antietam (some hills)
  • Rest stop at C&O Canal
  • Ride Tow Path to Brunswick, MD for lunch at Railroad Days Festival
  • Rest stop at White’s Ferry
  • Re-group at Riley’s Lock for escort to Smokey Glen Farm
  • Arrival Smokey Glen for Picnic Celebration Gaithersburg, MD
  • Daily Miles Biked: 72
  • Total Trip Miles Biked: 301
  • Google Map link from Waffle House to Canal

  • DAY 4 TRIP DETAILS
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Ride Distances

Comparative chart of distances for each day of Ride Allegheny. All distances given in miles.

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