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***POSTPONED DUE TO WEATHER *** Ben Lomond Ride – 05/07/17 – 6.45pm Meet

July 5 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

It’s steep, rocky and potentially midge infested but it’s a classic nonetheless. Involving a big chunk of hike-a-bike upwards from Rowardennan expect a rough, rocky (black + grade) trail with large drainage ditches and rock staircases and switchbacks in places.

Knee/elbow pads suggested (and obviously a crash helmet!!). Pack a spare tube or 2 as we had a few punctures last time. The plan is to ride/push up from Rowardennan car park and see how far we get before we need to head back down – fingers crossed, pretty far up. Sunset is around 10pm just now but maybe take a light just in case we have a mechanical up the hill and come down later than expected.

It’s exposed up there so if the weather is poor we’ll look for a suitable date to postpone to.

RIDE LEAVES THE CSR PARK @ 7 OR WE WON’T MAKE IT TO THE TOP – DONT BE LATE!

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Date:
July 5
Time:
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Venue

Rowardennan Car Park
Rowardennan G63 0AR United Kingdom + Google Map

One Comment

  1. ***POSTPONED DUE TO WEATHER***
    All weather for Ben Lomond tomorrow night is looking mixed bag with possible low cloud cover. Therefore I suggest we postpone till next week and head to Aberfoyle for some steep technical trails. Same meet time, 645, ready to ride for 7.
    Watch out for a the rearranged Ben Lomond ride in the next few weeks

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