FOLKS ON SPOKES RIDE SCHEDULE

July 2015 Ride Schedule
August 2015 Ride Schedule

 

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July 2015 Ride Schedule

 

Tuesday, July 28th, 6pm, 14-16 miles---Tuesday Evening Ride---Meet at the Jackson North Park in the parking lot by the BIG gazebo next to the pond off of Fulton Road across from Jackson High School.  After this easy ride we will go to dinner someplace. Ride Leader: Doug Bower (330-418-4145)

 

 

August 2015 Ride Schedule

 

Saturday, August 1st, 9am, 38 miles---Roger’s Tuscarawas Valley Tour---Meet at the KSU branch campus in New Philadelphia at the main parking lot. (Directions: Take I-77/SR-250 south to Dover/New Philadelphia and follow the signs to the campus. It is faster to take SR-250 East, south around the town before you start following the KSU signs---you don’t have to travel through the downtown area. Follow the SR-250 Business District Signs until you see the KSU sign.) This will be a very flat, easy and interesting ride to Gnadenhutten. Ride Leader: Roger Gray (330-309-6514)

 

Sunday, August 2nd, 2pm, 16-18 miles---Randy’s Country Ramble---Meet at the Crystal Springs Trailhead parking lot on Erie Street across from the Windy Hill Hardwood Store located at 4500 Erie Ave (Canal Fulton) just north of Massillon for a country road ride.  Ride Leader:  Randy Williams (330-966-2460)

 

Tuesday, August 4th, 6pm, 14-16 miles---Tuesday Evening Ride---Meet at the Jackson North Park in the parking lot by the BIG gazebo next to the pond off of Fulton Road across from Jackson High School.  After this ride we will go to dinner someplace.  Ride Leader:  Doug Bower (330418-4145)

 

Saturday, August 8th, 9am-43 miles / 10:20am-20+ miles---Alliance – Louisville Ride---Meet at the parking lot next to the Mount Union football stadium located at about 656 Hartshorn Street in Alliance at 9am for the 43-mile ride.  (Directions:  Exit SR 62 from Canton onto the Alliance/State Street/University of Mount Union exit.  Turn right and go 2.5 to 3 miles, passing Giant Eagle, then Lavery Chevrolet on your right. At the top of the hill just past Lavery’s turn left at the blinker light onto Rockhill Ave.  Then turn right at the very first street, Hartshorn Street and go until it dead ends next to the stadium and turn left into the parking lot.)  We will pick up the 20+ mile riders at St. Joseph’s Church located at 12055 Easton St., NE in Maximo at approximately 10:20am.  (Directions:  Take the Beech Street exit off of SR 62 just before the Alliance/State St. exit.  After 1.3 miles turn right just past the RR tracks/Beech Creek Botanical Garden/Butterfly House.  Proceed to St. Joseph’s Church at the blinker light at the next intersection.  Alternatively, you could come all the way across Easton St. from North Canton (turning left where Meese St. intersects) and keep going to the blinker light/church in downtown Maximo.  Park in the north end of the lot behind the school rather than directly in front of the church entrance.)  This is a rural ride from Alliance into Louisville and return.  We will stop in Louisville for lunch at Grinder’s.  We could also make an interesting mid-route stop at the Botanical Garden/Butterfly House if the group wishes.  Ride Leaders:  Leonard and Gretchen Epp (Home: 330-832-2655 or cell 330-206-5820)

 

Sunday, August 9th, 2pm, 16-18 miles---Canal Fulton Ride---Meet at the Amherst Elementary School located at 8750 Jane Street NW in Jackson Township (Massillon).  (Directions:  Jane Street is located on block south of Traphagen Road off of Amherst Road in Massillon.)  We will be riding to our favorite ice cream place.  Ride Leader:  Doug Bower (330-418-4145)

 

Tuesday, August 11th, 6pm, 14-16 miles---Tuesday Evening Ride---Meet at the Jackson North Park in the parking lot by the BIG gazebo next to the pond off of Fulton Road across from Jackson High School.  After this ride we will go to dinner someplace.  Ride Leader:  Doug Bower (330418-4145)

 

Saturday, August 15th, 9am, 40-miles---The Wingfoot Lake Ride---Meet in the parking lot of the BJ’s Wholesale Club located at 6924 Frank Ave., NW in North Canton at the intersection of Portage Road by the Goodyear Store.  This will be a ride to the Wingfoot Lake State Park by the Goodyear Air Dock.  Ride Leader:    Randy Williams (330-966-2460)

 

Sunday, August 16th, 2pm, 20 miles---The Sippo Valley Trail Ride---Meet at Massillon’s Lincoln Park located on 17th Street NW in Massillon.  We will be riding the Sippo Valley Trail (which is partly paved) to Dalton where we can stop at the Dalton Dair-ette for a treat.  Ride Leader:  Jim Postlewaite (330-832-0755/234-650-2844)

 

Tuesday, August 18th, 6pm, 14-16 miles---Tuesday Evening Ride / Ride Planning Meeting---Meet at the Jackson North Park in the parking lot by the BIG gazebo next to the pond off of Fulton Road across from Jackson High School.  After this ride at about 7:30pm we will go to the home of Jerry and Mary Ann LaRocca for pizza and our Ride Planning Meeting.  They live at 5855 Vantage Hill, NW in Jackson Township (Massillon).  If you need directions please call them at 330-832-5963.  If this ride is cancelled because of bad weather, meet at 6:15pm for dinner and our meeting.  All club members and their families are invited to attend this meeting.  Ride Leaders:  Jerry and Mary Ann LaRocca (330-705-1954 / 330-705-1896)

 

Saturday, August 22nd, 9am/42 miles / 9:45am-30 miles---The Seville Ride---Meet at the Park-N-Ride located at the intersection of SR-21 and Marshallville Road just west of Canal Fulton at 9am for the 42-mile ride.  We will pick up the 30-mile riders at 9:45am at the village park in Marshallville.  (Directions:  If you take Marshallville Road west from SR-21 into Marshallville and just go straight at the stop light, the road will dead-end in the village park.) We will be riding to Seville to see the giant.  Ride Leader:  Doug Bower (330-418-4145)

 

Sunday, August 23rd, 2pm, 16-18 miles---Roger’s Country Ramble---Meet at the Crystal Springs Trailhead parking lot on Erie Street across from the Windy Hill Hardwood Store located at 4500 Erie Ave (Canal Fulton) just north of Massillon for a country road ride.  Ride Leader:  Roger Gray (330-309-6514)

 

Tuesday, August 25th, 6pm, 14-16 miles---Tuesday Evening Ride---Meet at the Jackson North Park in the parking lot by the BIG gazebo next to the pond off of Fulton Road across from Jackson High School.  After this ride we will go to dinner someplace.  Ride Leader:  Randy Williams (330-966-2460)

 

Saturday, August 29th, 9am, 35 miles---The Dalton Ride---Meet at the Sauder Elementary School located at 7503 Mudbrook Sr., NW in Jackson Township (Massillon).  (Directions:  Mudbrook Street is the traffic light on Wales Road (SR 241) at the Swensons Drive-In Restaurant.  The Sauder School is just west of the Jackson Middle School.)  This will be a country ride to the village of Dalton.  Ride Leaders:  Jerry and Mary Ann LaRocca (330-705-1954 / 330-705-1896)

 

Sunday, August 30th, 2pm, 16-18 miles---A Surprise Ride---Meet at the Sauder Elementary School in Jackson Township for some kind of ride.  Ride Leaders:  Jerry and Mary Ann LaRocca (330-705-1954 / 330-705-1896)