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Fri, 09/21 C * 30 * MD * 9:00am * Leave from VMP & join Friday Lunch Ride * Veirs Mill Park Recreation Center (VMP)
Fri, 09/21 B/CC * 35 * MD * 10:00am * Bud Bike Friday * Buddy Attick Park (BUD)
Fri, 09/21 C * 30 * MD * 10:00am * C * 30 * MD * 10:00 am * Friday Lunch Ride * Lake Needwood (NEE)
Fri, 09/21 AA/A/BB/B * 26 * MD * 5:30pm * AA/A/BB/B (MH) * 26 * MD * Scenic Social * South Germantown Rec. Park - Adventure Playground (SGRAP)
Sat, 09/22 AA/A/BB/B * 67/54 * MD * 8:00am * Karen's Birthday Ride * Layton Village Shopping Center (LAV)
Sat, 09/22 A/BB/B/CC * 48 * MD * 8:00am * Rockville Wootton Ride * Thomas S. Wootton High School (TWHS)
Sat, 09/22 A/BB/B * 53 * VA * 9:00am * 53.5 - 3,224 ft -12.7% Bear Wallow & all of Piney Mtn * The Plains (PLA)
Sat, 09/22 B/CC * 47 * MD * 9:00am * St. George Barber - Hard Way/Easy Way * Davidsonville Park & Ride (DPR)
Sat, 09/22 CC * 35 * MD * 9:00am * Western Montgomery Circuit * Riley's Lock (RIL)
Sat, 09/22 CC * 35/50 * VA * 9:30am * BVP Vint Hill Farm * Brentsville Park (BVP)
Sun, 09/23 AA/A/BB/B * 100/68 * MD * 8:00am * Historic Bridges Century & Metric * Walkersville High School (WHS)
Sun, 09/23 CC * 30 * VA * 8:30am * South County Parks, Lakes, Rivers and Trails * South Run Recreation Center (SRR)
Sun, 09/23 CC * 25/20 * VA * 10:00am * Hills in Arlington * Shirlington Library / Signature Theatre (SHR)
Mon, 09/24 A/BB/B * 30 * MD * 9:30am * The Usual Monday Ride From Glen Echo * Glen Echo Park (GLE)
Tue, 09/25 CC * 40 * MD * 9:00am * LAV40to45 * Layton Village Shopping Center (LAV)
%0A2018-07-14 09:30 %0A2018-07-14 09:30 America/New_York South Run Rec Center (SRRC) Loop de Loops C/CC (MH) * 27 * VA * South Run Rec Center (SRRC) * 45°or 95°/50% LOOP de LOOPS.  This is the same route as my traditional MLK day ride, where the temperature is usually in the low-to-mid 50s.  Then it snows the next day.  The ride itself is close-in and takes us on several loops that use bike paths or quiet and wide neighborhood streets.  The first loop is a wide circumvention of Burke Lake Park  - but not the gravel trail - also using short, hilly roads inside Fairfax County Parkway and Ox Road.  Another loop is past the old Lorton prison and into Occoquan Village - the hill out of the village is very LONG but gradual.  Yet another loop is along Lake Mercer and points east; a short portion of this loop has been widened and repaved, but it is still a narrow bike path.  https://ridewithgps.com/routes/241780 PLEASE BRING YOUR OWN CUE SHEET.  HELMETS REQUIRED.  Directions: South Run Rec Center, 7550 Reservation Dr, Springfield, VA.  Go through the paved parking lot adjacent to the Rec Center and to the lot at the lower field house.  I may cancel if the forecasted high is above 95 or below 45 degrees or chance of precip is 50% or more.  Please check the PPTC ride forum if weather looks marginal.  Questions? Call me a day before the ride or on my cell phone thereafter.  Len Wilkinson [len.wilkinson@verizon.net] HOME: 703/455-0368 or CELL: 703/350-9209. South Run Recreation Center (SRR)

Saturday, July 14, 2018 - 9:30 AM

C * 27 * VA * South Run Rec Center (SRRC) Loop de Loops
South Run Recreation Center (SRR)

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South Run Recreation Center (SRR)
7550 Reservation Drive
Springfield, VA 22153

Weather

C/CC (MH) * 27 * VA * South Run Rec Center (SRRC) * 45°or 95°/50%

LOOP de LOOPS. 

This is the same route as my traditional MLK day ride, where the temperature is usually in the low-to-mid 50s.  Then it snows the next day.  The ride itself is close-in and takes us on several loops that use bike paths or quiet and wide neighborhood streets.  The first loop is a wide circumvention of Burke Lake Park  - but not the gravel trail - also using short, hilly roads inside Fairfax County Parkway and Ox Road.  Another loop is past the old Lorton prison and into Occoquan Village - the hill out of the village is very LONG but gradual.  Yet another loop is along Lake Mercer and points east; a short portion of this loop has been widened and repaved, but it is still a narrow bike path.  https://ridewithgps.com/routes/241780

PLEASE BRING YOUR OWN CUE SHEET. 

HELMETS REQUIRED.  Directions: South Run Rec Center, 7550 Reservation Dr, Springfield, VA.  Go through the paved parking lot adjacent to the Rec Center and to the lot at the lower field house.  I may cancel if the forecasted high is above 95 or below 45 degrees or chance of precip is 50% or more.  Please check the PPTC ride forum if weather looks marginal.  Questions? Call me a day before the ride or on my cell phone thereafter. 

Len Wilkinson [len.wilkinson@verizon.net] HOME: 703/455-0368 or CELL: 703/350-9209.

CC: len [len.wilkinson@verizon.net]

Cue sheet for 27 mile route
Microsoft Office document icon south_run_loop_de_loops_27_roseland_cue_.doc

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Ride Schedule

Fri, 09/21 C * 30 * MD * 9:00am * Leave from VMP & join Friday Lunch Ride * Veirs Mill Park Recreation Center (VMP)
Fri, 09/21 B/CC * 35 * MD * 10:00am * Bud Bike Friday * Buddy Attick Park (BUD)
Fri, 09/21 C * 30 * MD * 10:00am * C * 30 * MD * 10:00 am * Friday Lunch Ride * Lake Needwood (NEE)
Fri, 09/21 AA/A/BB/B * 26 * MD * 5:30pm * AA/A/BB/B (MH) * 26 * MD * Scenic Social * South Germantown Rec. Park - Adventure Playground (SGRAP)
Sat, 09/22 AA/A/BB/B * 67/54 * MD * 8:00am * Karen's Birthday Ride * Layton Village Shopping Center (LAV)
Sat, 09/22 A/BB/B/CC * 48 * MD * 8:00am * Rockville Wootton Ride * Thomas S. Wootton High School (TWHS)
Sat, 09/22 A/BB/B * 53 * VA * 9:00am * 53.5 - 3,224 ft -12.7% Bear Wallow & all of Piney Mtn * The Plains (PLA)
Sat, 09/22 B/CC * 47 * MD * 9:00am * St. George Barber - Hard Way/Easy Way * Davidsonville Park & Ride (DPR)
Sat, 09/22 CC * 35 * MD * 9:00am * Western Montgomery Circuit * Riley's Lock (RIL)
Sat, 09/22 CC * 35/50 * VA * 9:30am * BVP Vint Hill Farm * Brentsville Park (BVP)
Sun, 09/23 AA/A/BB/B * 100/68 * MD * 8:00am * Historic Bridges Century & Metric * Walkersville High School (WHS)
Sun, 09/23 CC * 30 * VA * 8:30am * South County Parks, Lakes, Rivers and Trails * South Run Recreation Center (SRR)
Sun, 09/23 CC * 25/20 * VA * 10:00am * Hills in Arlington * Shirlington Library / Signature Theatre (SHR)
Mon, 09/24 A/BB/B * 30 * MD * 9:30am * The Usual Monday Ride From Glen Echo * Glen Echo Park (GLE)
Tue, 09/25 CC * 40 * MD * 9:00am * LAV40to45 * Layton Village Shopping Center (LAV)