Originally scheduled for Saturday, May 13th, the Ride for the Rivers was postponed until September 23rd due to rain.
Fourth annual Ride for the Rivers
Metric Century Bicycle Ride or 40-Mile Ride to benefit the West/Rhode Riverkeeper. Special customized ABC cue sheet for the metric route.
Discover the beauty of the watersheds of the West and Rhode Rivers (as well as the Patuxent River and Herring Bay), on this challenging ride through the rolling countryside of Southern Anne Arundel County and Northern Calvert County.
Proceeds help the West/Rhode Riverkeeper keep these rivers swimmable, fishable, crab-able and kayak-able.
Time: Registration @ 7 a.m.
Start @ 8 a.m.
Where: Start/finish at Discovery Village
4800 Atwell Road
Shady Side, MD 20764
Registration Fee: $50 includes logo-emblazoned T-shirt, logo water bottle and “Muddy Bottom BBQ” celebration.
The public is invited to join the cyclists at the “Muddy Bottom BBQ,” which runs from noon to 3 p.m., a riverfront celebration featuring live music, delicious food by Herrington on the Bay, great local Maryland beers, children's activities for the entire family and great people. Cost is free with each Ride for the Rivers registration, or $25 per person without registration. Children under are admitted 12 free. Tickets are now available at www.westrhoderiverkeeper.org.