Ride Information

Savannah Century, 1 September 2019

Come join us on one of the rides below. If you are not a member, no problem.  Try a ride or two with us. Most rides meet up on Saturday mornings at 8:45 AM for a 9:00 roll-out, and during the warmer months, we meet around 8:15 AM and roll-out at 8:30.  After the ride we join (at the proper social distance) for an outdoor picnic.  Call or email if you have a question about the rides or the club.

Ride Coordinator: Deb Wharff, debwharff@verizon.net 410-905-1690

Note: If there is a ride cancelation due to inclement weather or previously unforeseen events, this website will be updated with the cancellation notice at least 1 1/2 hours before the start of the ride.  There will also be an email sent to CBTC members.

All guests must sign a waiver prior to roll-out.  The ride leader will have the waiver and ensure riders sign.  The waiver is:  CBTC Ride Waiver

RIDE LEADER GUIDELINES

Saturday, 8 May, 8:30am, Harris Neck Ride. (Map Link)  Journey south on I-95 to exit 67, then turn left on Highway 17/25 and pull into the McDonald’s and park in the unimproved parking lot behind the restaurant.  Ride Leader: Marc Lobit, 847-682-2168 mlogit@msn.com

Saturday, 15 May, 8:30am, Skidaway Island Ride. (Map link) 19/24/33 miles.  Park in The Village parking lot, across from the BP station. Lunch following the ride, we gather for lunch at the Village Pub, which has outdoor seating.  Ride Leader: Kathy Schaefer, 912-661-2884 willy.schaefer@comcast.net

Saturday, 22 May, 8:30am, Liberty Trail Ride.  31/26/18.  Midway, GA (Map Link)  Meet at Smokin’ Pig BBQ, 13711 Oglethorpe Highway, Midway, GA.  I-95 SB to exit 76, then TR to Smokin’ Pig parking lot.

Saturday, 29 May, 8:30am, Right Turn Clyde Ride.  19/24/34 miles. (Map Link)  Meet/park at the Kroger parking lot, 5720 Ogeechee Road, Savannah, GA. Route is the original loop route.  Ride Leader: Kim Turner, 214-725-2490 kimbooskie@gmail.com

Saturday, 5 June, 8:30am, Ellabell Ride.  39/32/25/17.  Ellabell, GA.  I-16 W to exit 143, TL on Highway 280 for 2.2 miles, then TR on Wilma Edwards Road for 1.5 miles to Hendrix Park on the left.  Park in the center lot next to the gymnasium.  Ride Leader: Roy Reynolds, 870-310-9868, royreynolds59@hotmail.com

Saturday, 12 June, Social ride and club picnic, Lake Mayer, Savannah.  Details forthcoming, check back as the date approaches.

Saturday, 19 June, 8:30am Rincon Ride.  35/26.  Rincon, GA. (Map link) Meet/park at Macomber Park, 1103 Lexington Avenue, Rincon, GA.  Ride Leader:  TBD, possibly Matt Tozer, 845-596-4662, mctozer@yahoo.com  

Rincon Macomber 27 cue sheet

Rincon Macomber 38.5 mile cue sheet

Saturday, 26 June, 8:30am, Kilkenny Ride.  26/25.  Richmond Hill, GA.  Highway 17 south or I-95 S to Richmond Hill exit.  East about 5 miles on GA 144 (Ford Avenue), TL on GA 144 spur towards Ft. McAllister State Park, and park just outside the park entrance gate.  Post-ride lunch at Fish Tales dock-side restaurant. Ride leader: TBD, possibly Geoff Carson, 912-257-9529, gvcarson@protonmail.ch

Saturday, 3 July, 8:30, Skidaway Island Ride. (Map link) 19/24/33 miles.  Park in The Village parking lot, across from the BP station. Lunch following the ride, we gather for lunch at the Village Pub.  Ride Leader: Deb Wharff, 410-905-1690, debwharff@verizon.net.  

Skidaway 19 cue sheet . Skidaway 24 cue sheet. Skidaway 33 cue sheet

Other area rides – non-sponsored CBTC

Until further notice, the following rides may or may not happen, based on area rider participation. Contact either John Arney johnaarney@gmail.com or Rich Wharff r02581@icloud.com for further information 

Sundays – Islands Ride

Roll-out from the Habersham YMCA at 8:00 AM on Sundays.   Approximate 30 mile ride around Burnside Island and Isle of Hope with brisk pace and some sprints.  Sometimes the group also rides to Dutch Island.  Participants get-together at the Coffee Deli in Habersham village after the ride.  Brisk pace (18-20) with one mondo sprint along Fergurson prior to the rest stop at Jalapeno’s Restaurant, Sandfly.

Tuesdays – Skidaway Ride

Roll-out from parking lot of Skidaway United Methodist Church at 7:30 AM on Tuesdays.  34 mile ride around Skidaway Island.  Usually 2 or 3 groups with varying speeds and some sprints.  Participants get-together for breakfast on the first Tuesday of each month after the ride.  For those brave hearts, there is also a 6am roll-out, yielding 50-60 total miles.

Wednesdays-Isle of Hope meander, aka No Sweat Wednesday

Roll-out from the Sentinent Bean, at the south end of Forsyth Park, 13 E. Park Street, Savannah.  Meander over to Bonaventure Cemetery, then over to and through Thunderbolt before cruising to Isle of Hope for some crazy loops.  Semi-easy pace, usual post-ride gathering at Big Bond Bodega for wood-fired bagels.

Thursdays – Hunter Army Air Field Ride

Roll-out from parking lot next to ball fields by Montgomery Street entrance of Hunter Army Air Field at 8:00 AM on Thursdays.  A permit from HAAF security staff at Montgomery Street entrance is required to enter base.  20-40 mile ride around base usually with 1 group splitting into 2 groups by speed.  Participants meet at Starbucks in 12 Oaks shopping center after the ride, or at Coffee Deli in the Habersham Shopping Center.