9/17 ~ 10 AM ~ A/B Group Ride: Lake Nighthorse-Mayday-Breen!

The NEW START TIME is 10 AM! Tomorrow’s NWS forecast is for more wet unsettled weather. So rather than heading north, or towards Vallecito, we will ride to Mayday via Lake Nighthorse. This ride is 45.1 miles in length, with 2,589′ of climbing!

Meeting Time: 10 AM ~ NEW TIME!
Meeting Place: Santa Rita Park
Who: 2011 DWC members, A/B groups
A group: Pace: Fast! Pros, cat 1-3 racers, very strong club riders, strong collegiate racers. NOTE: The A group will REGROUP at Mayday.
B group: Pace: medium-fast (17-22 on flats). cat 4-5 racers, strong club riders. NOTE: The B group will REGROUP after the climb on CR 210 at mile marker 3, and at Mayday!
Route: US 160E (briefly) – CR 210 (regroup and hi-low split at top of climb) – CR 141 – CR 125 – CO 140 – US 160 W (briefly) – La Plata Canyon – Mayday (5 minute regroup, followed by rolling regroup on return) – CO 140 – CR 141 – US 160 – SPRINT AT WELCOME TO DURANGO SIGN ON US 550!
MapMyRide Map: http://www.mapmyride.com/routes/view/47827294
Variation: Another Loop on CR 210 / CR 141 / US 550 (and another sprint!)

IMPORTANT: For safety and legal concerns, Saturday group rides are open to 2011 DWC members who have signed our Liability Waiver. All members are reminded that we are riding on open roads and you must obey traffic laws at all times. Annual membership forms and one day guest memberships will be available at the start. One day guest memberships cost $3 and are limited to one per person each year.