Ride Schedule

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, 21 November, 9:00am Ellabell Ride. (Map link) 17/25/32/37 miles. Ellabell Ride. 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(s) TBD.

Ellabell 25

Ellabell 39

Saturday, 28 November, 9:00am Right Turn Clyde Ride(Map link) 19/24/33 miles.  Meet/park at the Kroger parking lot, 5720 Ogeechee Road, Savannah. 19/34 mile ride to Pooler and back. Note: the current route avoids Little Neck Road, rather rides out on Southbrdge to Pine Barren turning around at the intersection of Pine Barren/GA 17 and returning, avoiding the very bad riding conditions on Little Neck Road.  Thus this ride is really Left-then-Right Turn Clyde.  Ride leaders: TBD.

Saturday, 5 December, 9:00am Ride to Fancy Hall (Map Link)  40/32/22. Richmond Hill, GA.  I-95 SB to Highway 144, TL and then about 5 miles to Publix on the right. Ride leader(s) TBD 

Saturday, 12 December, Liberty Trail Ride. (Map link)  31/26/18.  Midway, GA.  Meet at Smokin’ Pig BBQ, 13711 Oglethorpe Highway, Midway, GA.  I-95 SB to exit 76, then TR to Smokin’ Pig parking lot.

Saturday, 19 December, 9:00am (Hardeeville-to-Tillamn aka Hospital Ride (Map link)   19/24/33/41 miles. I-95 N to exit 8 in SC, route 278 approximately 1/4 mile, left into hospital parking lot.  Out-and-back route with various turn around points depending on your preference. 

Saturday, 26 December, 9:00am Skidaway Island Ride. (Map link) 19/24/33 miles.  Park in The Village parking lot, across from the BP station. Ride leader: TBD

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.

Sundays – Blackbeard Bike shop ride

Roll-out at 8am from Blackbeard Bikes, 444 Johnny Mercer Boulevard, on Wilmington Island. There will be a minimum of two rides, 22 miles at 20mph, and a longer approximate 35 mile ride at about the same speed.  Shorter and slower rides can and will be added based on participation.  Gather before and after in the newly opened shop for coffee and pastries and a view of some beautiful Bianchi bikes.

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-Right Turn Clyde Ride

Roll-out from Berwick Plaza Kroger parking lot by El Mariachi restaurant at either 9:00 or 9:30 AM.  During the extremely warm months, we roll at 7:30 to try and avoid the blistering heat and humidity.  34 mile ride to Pooler and back with 1 to 2 speed groups depending on who shows up.  Contact John Arney @ johnaarney@gmail.com to be placed on email list.  Participants get-together for lunch at El Mariachi after the ride, or during the warm months, at Ronnie’s Restaurant on Dean Forest.  

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.