Plan now … join us for the 7th Annual Harry Elkes Ride in September 26th, 2020! All rides start at The Hub, Brant Lake, NY 12815
Please note: It is possible that the Coronavirus will still be a concern in September. Bicycling is a safe outdoor activity and we will take all the necessary precautions and follow all recommended guidelines on the day of the Harry Elkes Ride. If current guidelines are in place, masks will be required when registering or spending time inside The Hub. Hand sanitizers will be available. Tables for lunch will be separated so masks will not be required while seated and eating. Bicyclists will be limited to 6 cyclists to each group. A portapotty will be available in the parking lot.
Stay safe and enjoy the ride! The end of September is usually the peak of the vibrant fall color season in the Adirondacks. Come … enjoy the spectacular display of colors as you ride through the quiet forested areas, and along the shores of our pristine, scenic lakes. Don’t miss this unforgettable experience!
Choose from our 3 classic scenic lake rides:
Explore the Adirondack countryside on quiet North Country roads. Start at The Hub; enjoy lunch and beverages after with fellow bicyclists. Watch a video of the fascinating history of Harry Elkes, world-class bicycle racer at the beginning of the 20th century. Always a fun day!
Register: on Ride day: 8:30 – 10:00am, or Preregister (starting in June, 2020) at BikeReg.com.
Cost: $25.00, plus free Harry Elkes t-shirt
Start time: 9:30 for the 32 & 50-mile rides; 10:00am for the 15-mile ride; Maps and cue sheets available for each ride at registration; support riders for the 3 classic rides; all ride routes will be swept after the rides are over.
Check out some photos from our earlier Harry Elkes Ride. It all adds up to FUN and a day of AMAZING SCENIC RIDING!
Biking along Brant Lake
Harry Elkes grave site in the Glens Falls Cemetery.