Rated in the top 12 US rides each year for the past three years by "Active Cyclist" magazine.
Supports the Eastern Trail Alliance for continued development of the Eastern Trail – a bike and pedestrian trail that is part of the East Coast Greenway running from Key West, FL to the border of Maine/Canada.
Length: 25, 40, 62 or 100 mi
- see up to 9 lighthouses
- fun for all levels of riders
Well supported rides – fully stocked rest stops, SAG wagons, traffic control, bike mechanics/parts, after ride food – "Portland Pie" pizza, salad, "Friendly's" ice cream, lemonade, and beer ($4 suggested donation).
Low Key – lots of camaraderie
Easiest Century you will do – mostly flat and fast
- see map at http://www.mapmyride.com/routes/view/800576205
- great training ride for more challenging Century rides.
Attractive ride theme Jerseys for sale, new design every year.
Starts in South Portland, Maine – lots of local options for camping, hotels, and great restaurants.
More information and registration at www.easterntrail.org. Note – ride capped at 1,200 riders and has sold out for the last 4 years. Registration is $60 for members and $80 for non-members.
2 Fort Rd
South Portland, ME 04106
Google map and directions