Wanda's Ride, Tenth Annual
Please, donate through Wanda's Go Fund Me webpage; if you are interested in making a donation directly to her, regardless of your participation in the ride.
Saturday September 10th, 2022.
Rally for all of the routes: Collindale Golf Course, west end of parking lot, 1441 E Horsetooth Road, Fort Collins, 80525.
Registration opens on August 5th. Participants must already be members of Fort Collins Cycling Club; or have virtually signed the club insurance waiver, if this is their first ride with us.
The registration is free for all riders. There is a $10 charge if you want to join us for lunch on the patio after the ride (details at the end of this notice.
8 AM, 'A' paced 62-miler with 2400-vertical-feet: ... Harmony Road; ... three Horsetooth Reservoir dams; ... most of the Bellvue 'loop', possibly stopping at Howling Cow Café; ... Laporte; ... Colorado 1; Wellington (break); ... Timnath Community Park (break); ... back to Collindale Golf Course.
'A' Route Map: https://ridewithgps.com/routes/27255051?beta=false.
8 AM, 'B' paced 47.5-miler with 2020-vertical-feet: ... Horsetooth Reservoir dams; ... Bellvue; "Howling Cow Café" for refreshment; ... U.S.287; ... Laporte; ... Colorado 1; Wellington (break at 'Centennial Park' aid station); ... I-25 frontage road; ... N Timberline Road; ... back to Collindale Golf Course.
'B' Route Map: https://ridewithgps.com/routes/40426717?beta=false.
Ride Starter: tba.
8 AM, 'C' paced 46-miler with 1500-vertical-feet: ... Swallow Bikeway; ... Drake Road; Overland Trail (street); Bingham Hill Road; most of the Bellvue 'loop', possibly stopping at Howling Cow Café; ... Laporte; ... ; ... Bingham Hill; ... Bellvue; "Howling Cow Café"; ... U.S.287; ... Laporte; ... Colorado 1; Wellington (break); ... Timberline Road; ... back to Collindale Golf Course.
'C' Route Map: https://ridewithgps.com/routes/40261963?beta=false.
Ride Starter-Leader: Amy Ehrenberger.
Route Sweeper: (to be arranged).
9:30 AM, 'D' paced 23-miler with 600-vertical-feet, a clockwise loop: ... Power Trail path, southbound; ... Fossil Creek Trail; Spring Canyon Park; ... break at "7-Eleven," Overland Trail; ... Colorado State University campus; ... "Old Town" district; Poudre Trail; Spring Creek Trail; Power Trail path, southbound; ... back to Collindale Golf Course.
'D' Route Map: https://ridewithgps.com/routes/40282645?beta=false.
Ride Leader: tba.
Après-bike: an informal gathering at C.B. & Potts, Collindale Golf Course (clubhouse patio), 1441 E Horsetooth Road, Fort Collins, 80525.
Food is to be burgers with all the trimmings, and potato salad as the side. Water, lemonade, and ice tea are included. Additional sides and other drinks available for purchase. Cost is $10 per registrant, please select the reservation option "Wanda's Ride participant - WITH LUNCH", Noon to 2-ish.