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 8:455AM for a 9AM roll-out, and during the warmer months, we meet around 8:15 AM and roll-out at 8:30.  After the ride we join for bite to eat and various venues based on ride location.  Call or email if you have a question about the rides or the club.

Ride Coordinator: Kim Turner, 214-725-2490, kimbooskie@gmail.com

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, 28 May, 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: Deb Wharff, 410-905-1690, deborahwharff@icloud.com

Saturday, 4 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: Kim Turner, 214-725-2490, kimbooskie@cericsson09gmail-com

Saturday, 11 June, 8:30am, Right Turn Clyde Ride.  23/34. Meet/start from the Kroger parking lot, 5720 Ogeechee Road, Savannah. Long route is a loop with two rest stops, short route is within the Southbridge residential community. Post-ride eats at El Mariachi Mexican restaurant, adjacent to the Kroger grocery store. Ride Leader: TBD

Saturday, 18 June, 8:30am, Islands Ride. Meet at Forsyth Park, corner of Bull and Gaston streets. Roll out of town on Price Street (marked bike lane), then over to Habersham, then out to Diamond Causeway, all with clearly marked bike lanes. Circle around Burnside Island, then along Fergurson to Sandfly for a rest stop, then onto and around Isle of Hope before returning to town. Post-ride lunch at Sly’s. Ride Leader: TBD

Other area rides – non-sponsored by CBTC

Sundays – Islands Ride

Roll-out from the Habersham YMCA at 9AM 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 9 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, 9AM.  Meander over to Bonaventure Cemetery, then to and through Thunderbolt before cruising to Isle of Hope for some crazy loops.  Semi-easy pace, usual post-ride gathering at either Coffee Deli, Habersham Village or Yia Yia’s Kitchen and Marketplace, 3113 Habersham Street.

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 9:00 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 Sly’s, corner Abercorn & 34th street, for sliders, fries and cool drinks following the ride.