CAMWEST: Cyclists’ Action Movement West

2006 Parramatta River Explorer Ride: 3rd December 7.30 AM to 11.30 AM

Easy/Medium ride from Granville to Bicentennial Park, then Concord West and return: to include Silverwater Bridge, Bicentennial Park, Parramatta River and more.
water, sunscreen, helmet, spare tube, working bicycle and happy disposition.
Level of fitness:
NOTE: You will need to be reasonably fit for this ride; not suitable for children under 14 years.
Approximate distance:
25 or 35 kms; a few stops to talk and enjoy scenery. Possible short cut removing 10 km.
Average Speed:
A leisurely 12 kph
7.15 AM northern end of Walpole St Park, Merrylands in car park adjacent to Kidseum, Walpole Street, Merrylands
Register for the ride:
Mark Robson 9827 0738 or
Destination of Interest By way of Approx. Distance Approx riding time Estimated time
Start Point 7:30
Thackery St Bridge, Rydalmere Fox St, M4 path, Rail Trail, George St, Grand Ave 6.6 30 8:00
Tea House Parramatta Valley cycleway, Silverwater bridge, Riverside cyclepath, Bennelong Road/Hill Rd path, Australia Ave 9.4 45 8:45
(Toilets and water at “Tea House” 20 min break) 20 9:05
Ryde Rail bridge Leeds St, Llewellyn St, cyclepath. 2.4 10 9:35
Toilets and water. 10 9:45
Tea House Freemont St, Nullawarra Ave, Edith Walker Hospital 5 min break, The Drive, Wilga St, Victoria Ave, Bicentennial Park 5.5 35 10:20
Toilets and water (20 min) 20 10:40
Duck River bridge Olympic Park Fountain, Haslams Creek, M4 path 7.0 35 11:10
Return to start point M4 path 3.5 15 11:25
Totals: 38.4 185 min 3.1 hours 240 min 4 hours
12.3 kph

For additional detail see: http://camwest/

To register for ride: Mark Robson 9827 0738 or

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