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2019 Fall Gathering Bike Bike

Date and Time

Sunday, October 20, 2019, 9:15AM - 2:00PM

Location

Dennis, MA,
Massachusetts, Cape Cod,
MA

Registration

Registration is required for this activity.

Overview

This activity is part of the 2019 AMC Fall Gathering and is open to registered participants of that event-if you wish to participate in this activity, please register for the Fall Gathering at www.outdoors.org/fallgathering., limited to 20 participants. This ride is a leisrely exploration o some of the oldest grave sites in the mid cape area. Cape Cod has some of the most beautiful classic carved stones in the country. We will view those fine examples of 1600s thru 1800s Grave Stone Art -- Winged Skulls by Lamson and Noyes of Boston, Stevens carvers of Newport and William Coye of Plymouth. Brief stops with narrations at various graveyards including small pox cemeteies, remote single entombments and the longest columbarium in New England. Native american resting places will also be visited. This is a "No drop" tour, relaxed pace ride. A larger tire bike is recommended -- we will ride on dirt cemetery paths, gravel roads, cartways, bicycle sidewalks and quiet paved backroads for a distance of 25 - 30 miles. Self contained ride, bring water, snacks, lunch, spare tube and tools to repair bike. Helmets requiried. Dennis Cycling Center will offer a 10% discount on all rentals for the fall gathering. Depending on the volume of rentals, they may be able to deliver bikes to Camp Burgess. Otherwise, they must be picked up and returned to the Dennis Cycling Center. Here's the web address: www.DennisCycleCenter.com Follow the link to RENT NOW, then enter promo code AMC2019 Their phone number is 508-398-0011 Owner, Matt This activity is part of the 2019 AMC Fall Gathering and is open to registered participants of that event-if you wish to participate in this activity, please register for the Fall Gathering at www.outdoors.org/fallgathering., limited to 20 participants

AMC Trip Policy

Cost

Free

Related Link(s):

AMC Fall Gathering Website

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Activity

Bicycling

Offered By

Southeastern Massachusetts

Status

Open

Difficulty

Moderate

Audience

Adults (18+)


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