Nantucket Bike Trip

Hiking
Protected Sleeping

Overview

When: May 2 - 4, 2014

Where: 47 Rugged Rd, Nantucket, MA

Cost: $71/person (including adults)

Permission: Form Please fill out and email to Tom Kroon

Bike route map - Ferry Dock to Camp Richard

TBD: Cars Going + Bike Racks

  • Troop Gear
    • Patch Kit
    • Bike Tools
    • Patrol Bins?
    • First Aid Kit
    • Dining Fly

Possible bike trips during our stay:

  • Polpis Loop -- This is a nice bike loop. The trail is paved and winds through pine trees and marshes. approximately 18 miles
  • Triple Crown -- In one ride of approximately 15 miles, you get to see Nantucket Harbor, Nantucket Sound and the Atlantic Ocean.

What to expect

Weather: Partly Cloudy possible shower 64/45

Activities: Biking, Camping, Games, Beach

Itinerary

Friday May 2nd

  • 5:00 pm Meet at Remington MS
  • 5:30 pm Leave Remington MS
  • 7:15 pm Arrive Hyannis Ferry Terminal
    • Unload Bikes
    • Park Cars
    • Drive 1 Support van (Mr. Kroon) onto ferry
    • All others walk on with bikes
  • 8:00 pm Depart Hyannis via Ferry
  • 10:15 pm Arrive Nantucket
  • 10:30 pm Bike Ride to Camp Richard 2.8 Miles 20 Minutes (bring headlight/headlamp and tail light/reflectors for your bike)
    • Map - Ferry Dock to Camp Richard

Sunday May 4th

  • 10:00 am Leave Camp Richard 10am
  • 10:30 am Arrive Ferry Dock
    • Explore town
  • 11:30 am Board Ferry
    • Lunch
  • 12:00 pm Depart Nantucket
  • 2:15 pm Arrive Hyannis 2:00
  • 4:00 pm Arrive Remington MS (corrected)

Equipment you'll need

  • Bike mountain or road
    • Headlight/headlamp
    • Tail light/reflectors
    • Helmet
    • Bike Water Bottle
  • Tent with ground cloth
  • Camping gear (checklist) adjust based on weather
    • Alter Rock -- This ride to those looking for a tougher test and beautiful scenery.