Heart of the Chesapeake Bike Tour

Saturday 21st July 2018

Dorchester County Family YMCA: 201 Talbot Avenue, Cambridge, United States

Cycling, Metric century, 10 Mile


Activities

  • Cycling-Metric Century - Individual Age group/open
  • Cycling-30 Mile Ride - Individual Age group/open
  • Cycling-10 Mile Family Ride - Group-registration team Age group/open

Description

With over 1700 miles of shoreline and 600 square miles of land, Dorchester County hosts a rich and diverse history.  The Metric Century ride takes you along several of these stops including the newly opened Harriett Tubman Museum & Educational Center...but come for the day or the weekend and really experience Dorchester County.  Tour the countryside, visit the scenic marshes and wildlife of the Blackwater National Wildlife Refuge or Layton's Chance Vineyard & Winery. Stop by the photographic Choptank River Lighthouse, JM Clayton's... the oldest crabhouse in the world. Tour the Harriet Tubman Museum & Educational Center which is part of the Harriet Tubman Underground Railroad Byway, a self-guided, scenic tour with more than 30 sites related to freedom seekers in the 1800s. Take a ride on a skipjack, a traditional fishing boat used on Chesapeake Bay for oyster dredging.  Sample a taste of the Eastern Shore at the amazing restaurants in downtown Cambridge, named as one of the top 10 small towns in America.  By all means, don't miss checking out RAR, the local brew pub and the breathtaking sunsets at the infamous Hyatt Regency Chesapeake Bay Golf Resort, Spa & Marina and 360 at the Rivers Edge a farm to table restaurant operating at the Choptank River Golf & Events Center.   

Event details and schedule

Organised by

Dorchester County Family YMCA

201 Talbot Avenue, cambridge

Phone: 410-221-0505

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