Cycle along the Pepacton Reservoir
Enjoy a round-trip ride of 29 miles from Arkville to Shavertown Bridge (Route 30 crossing of the Pepacton) and back. This is a road bicycle ride and is rated Moderate – Difficult. Please, no mountain or hybrid bikes. The ride begins at the Catskill Recreation Center in Arkville, on the Arkville Cross Road (Co. Hwy. 38). We will begin at 9:00 AM and break at Shavertown, as needed.
Event Duration: 29 miles, 2.5 – 3.5 Hours
Level of Difficulty: Moderate-Difficult
Leader(s): Peter Manning
Bring: Please, no mountain or hybrid bikes. Please bring your own food and beverages.
Registration required by 6 PM May 13th. Register by contacting the leader. See below.
Dogs allowed: Only if they run fast or have their own bikes. (Just kidding – no pets please)
Covid-19 Guidelines: Please protect others and yourself by following CDC endorsed guidelines.
Registration and Questions about this event can be directed to: Peter Manning firstname.lastname@example.org by 6:00 PM on May 13. Rain date is May 15, 9:00 AM.
If you have to cancel please notify the event leader.
Driving Directions: The ride begins at the Catskill Recreation Center (CRC) in Arkville, on Co. Hwy. 38 (the Arkville Cross Road). From State Route 28 north, enter Arkville 6.5 miles west of Highmount/ Belleayre Ski Center; proceed one-quarter of a mile and turn right on Co. Hwy. 38 – the CRC is on the left in three-quarters of a mile. From State Route 28 south, turn left onto Co. Hwy. 38 (1.4 miles west of Margaretville/ Bridge St.); the CRC is on the left in three-quarters of a mile. From State Route 30 South, turn left onto Co. Hwy. 38, 10.2 miles south of the hamlet of Roxbury; the CRC is located on the right in one-third of a mile.
GPS Coordinates: -74.620 42.157