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Gordon Harris

Gordon Harris is the town historian for Ipswich Massachusetts.

Tour Opacum bike ride

Opacum Tour, Sturbridge MA: July 8, 2018

Join Opacum Land Trust for this spectacular scenic bike ride through Sturbridge, Brimfield, Brookfield and surrounding towns and take in the beauty of the several properties Opacum Land Trust has conserved. Serious riders can choose a challenging 50 or 100 mile ride through the hills of Brimfield and Monson. […]

MS ride Windsor CT

Bike MS,Windsor CT: June 2, 2019

Bike MS has raised over $1 billion through their annual cycling fundraisers. This ride starts in Windsor, CT. Multiple mileage options are offered. View the Bike MS website for the current routes. 2016 routes 100 miles Route at RideWithGPS View and print cue sheet View and print map GPX […]

Mt. Tremblant bicycle ride

Gran Fondo Mont-Tremblant: May 25, 2019

Divided into several groups by their average speed, Gran Fondo Mont-Tremblant offers four distances in a non-competitive environment. The Super Fondo 160 km takes riders through terrain with an elevation of over 1,600 metres. The last section includes some tough uphill stretches followed by long descents. Route at RideWithGPS View and […]

Tour de Lyme bicycle ride

Tour de Lyme: May 19, 2019

Lyme, CT is known for its scenic beauty, low traffic, and varied terrain. Participants in Tour de Lyme  help support the Land Trust. 2018 route 60 miles::  Detailed cue sheet here and a map of the Challenge Ride 2016 and GPS file of the Route. The Valley 26 miles, The Family – 8 miles. 2015 route […]

Hollis-Brookline Rotary Ride and Walk, May 11, 2019

Hollis-Brookline Rotary Ride and Walk, sponsored by the Hollis-Brookline Rotary Club: Date: Saturday May 12, 2018 Location: Hollis NH Please join us for the 2018 Hollis-Brookline Rotary Ride and Walk (formerly known as the Jonathan Gilmour Memorial Scholarship Fund Ride and Walk) on Saturday, May 12 in Hollis, NH. The charity Bike Ride and Walk, which […]