Van Cortland Park to Peekskill
Come Join us on a nice, 50 mile ride up to the scenic town of Peekskill, NY. We will be starting at the Van Cortland House, in Van Cortland Park at 10:00AM, heading out north on the "South and North County Trails" until we hit Yorktown, NY, at mile 32, where we will stop for lunch at the Yorktown Coach Diner.From there, we will be taking some nice scenic roads, following the shore of the New Croton Reservoir. Finally, our ride will take us through the Blue Mountain reservation, on yet more wonderful backwoods roads, until we make it to the riverfront town of Peekskill. Here we can end our ride with some well deserved snacks, and if you like, a craft brewed beer from the Peekskill Brewery. After we eat, its onto the Metro-North for a relaxing trip back to the City.
THINGS TO BRING:
Metro-North Bike Pass
2 spare tubes
Money for food/drinks/train ticket
Snacks for the ride
Ride With GPS link: https://ridewithgps.com/routes/26985350