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Big Creek Greenway Bike Ride - 14 mile version

The Basics:
Event Type:Bike
Event Location: Roswell, GA   Bike: Big Creek Greenway Bike Ride - 14 mile version  National Weather Service Forecast
Date(s) & Time:Thu, Mar 30 2017  6:00 pm >> Thu, Mar 30 2017 7:30 pm
Registration Opens: Mon, Mar 27 2017 8:00 pm
Registration Cut Off: Thu, Mar 30 2017 5:00 pm
Event Duration:1 Hours 30 Minutes
Difficulty Rating:D2: Easy to Moderate
Distance:14 Miles
Trip Leader(s):
Mike S
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Member Cost:None

Participant Info:
Who's Invited: Members Only, 21 And Older Only
Maximum Group Size:10
Minimum Group Size:2
Number Registered So Far: 3 / 0 (To see who's signed up, log in to the Member Area)
Are Dogs Permitted: No


Time to knock the rust off... and get back in the saddle.

Join us for an after work ride on the Big Creek Greenway. For those of you who have not been on the Big Creek Greenway, it is great!  It is very well maintained, clean and very pretty.  We might even see some wildlife.  The Greenway is made up of mostly paved pathways through the woods with some boardwalks mixed in. We plan to do about 14 miles, starting from the Old Alabama Road parking area.  We'll ride to the YMCA, at Preston Ridge Rd.  We will be moving at a moderate pace, about 12 mph.   

The ride is suitable for a hybrid, road bike or mountain bike. Please make sure your bike is ready to go the night before. We will depart from the parking lot at 6:00 sharp so please arrive 10 minutes early.

Special thanks to Trena and Lauren for the picture and basic information!

Trail map:


Please note:

1. no helmet = no ride

2. bring water - it's hot out

3. per the directions below -- please follow the paved road back and park by the restroom building

Required Items to Bring:

water, gatorade or whatever you like to keep hydrated (important)



tube, pump

Recommended Items to Bring:
Use our Event Checklists to make sure you have everything you need.

Bike Lights

How to Get There:
Event Directions:

GA 400 to exit 7 (Holcomb Bridge Rd) and go East towards Norcross

Left at second traffic light onto Old Alabama Rd (Second traffic light). McDonalds is on your right)

Go about 1/3 mile and entrance to Roswell Greenway is on your left - you will turn in to a small parking lot. There is a beige (I think) sign with green writing. Come through that parking lot (continuing away from Old Alabama Rd) and follow the paved road over the hill. There will be a parking area and small restroom building on your right. We'll meet by the restroom building.



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