Ipsiwch 13 mile hill ride

Nine climbs in Ipswich, 13 miles

This is a short ride I do in Ipswich for maximum elevation gain in a short distance, and relatively safe roads. 13 Mile ride Distance: 13.1 miles Total elevation gain: 835 ft. Maximum grade: 9% (Oakhurst) Route at RideWithGPS View and print cue sheet View and print map GPX file TCX Course Leg Dir Type Notes Total…

Willowdale Mountain Bike Ride

Willowdale Mountain Bike Ride Willowdale State Forest, Topsfield/Ipswich MA Date: 19 Nov 2016 9:00 AM EST Join the Essex County Trail Association for a 2 hour intermediate mountain bike ride around Willowdale State Forest on Saturday, November 19th from 9-11am.  We will make a few brief stops along the way to highlight some of the…

Ipswich Topsfield and Boxford bicycle ride

Ipswich-Topsfield-Boxford

Ride from Ipswich MA to Topsfield, a charming New England village.  A private driveway is used to connect Pineswamp and Topsfield Roads, then continue along beautiful Perkins Row takes you through the Ipswich River Sanctuary before arriving in Topsfield. The long route adds a loop through parts of Ipswich and Boxford west of Rt. 1. Both…

Donald Trump bicycle ride

The Politically Correct “Greatest Ride Ever”

“I made this new route, and it’s the greatest ride ever! Let me tell you; you’re going to love it. Everybody will love it. Did I say it’s a great ride? It leaves from Cushing Park on Kent Street in Newburyport. This one goes south. That means I was able to take advantage of the…

Castle Neck hike Ipswich

Around Castle Neck

This 5.5 mile walk begins on the Green trail from the far right side of the Crane Beach parking lot in Ipswich, MA. Go right at the Red trail. Shortly after descending the second steep dune, take the trail on the right to Castle Neck River, then circumnavigate to Crane Beach and back to the…

Cape Ann bicycle ride

North Shore cycling tour

This cycling tour of the Massachusetts North Shore was developed for Road Scholar, and is based in Ipswich and Newburyport, Massachusetts. The tour is designed for experienced road cyclists on road bikes or fast road hybrids, who are capable of maintaining a minimum 11 mile per hour average pace for the day. City bikes, beach bikes,…