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Saturday Morning Ride (Mount Vernon - Chalk The Walk)

Class: A3/B3 (13-19 mph Very Hilly)

Miles: 31, 49 or 45 

Elevation: 1230/1845/1964

Route Map Iowa City:
Route Map N. Liberty
Route Map Solon:

Downloadable Map: (click Download on upper right corner of screen)
or find map under "Documents" - look for May 4, 2019 Ride. 

Details: There will be three starting locations for this ride, so you can choose between 31 and 49 miles. The locations include:

  1. Pearson’s in Iowa City (first left after crossing I-80) - 9:00 am/49/1845

  2. Penn Meadows Park in North Liberty - 9:00 am/45/1964

  3. Solon High School in Solon - 10:00 am/31/1230

IA-1 gets about 8500 to 9800 Daily Traffic (mostly on weekdays) but has a paved shoulder with rumbles. Mehaffey Bridge Road gets almost 3000 Daily Traffic. 10 to 15 minute break in Solon (or when the Solon group is ready to depart). Optional quick stops in Sutliff and Lisbon if desired. The destination is the Chalk the Walk festival in Mount Vernon with lunch or a snack before retracing back.

Note: In the event that there is poor weather, this ride will be delayed or canceled. An announcement will go on the BIC Facebook page should this occur.

Host: Dale Simon (Iowa City start) -    Donna Hamm start from N. Liberty and Solon,
Saturday, May 4, 2019, 9:00 AM until 2:00 PM
Pearson, Iowa City; Penn Meadows Park, North Liberty; Solon High School, Solon

Nick S Maddix
319-351-7833 (p)
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Registration is not Required