Seven Hills Wheelmen rides

Seven Hills Wheelmen   Rides in central Massachusetts, cue sheets by town  RWGPS: Ride With GPS   MMR:  Map My Ride (maps may not be identical) Auburn Dresser Hill 34 miles Barre Quabbin Century 98 miles  RWGPS Dudley Dudley-Woodstock 24 miles  MMR Framingham Metrowest Waterways 40 miles Grafton Soap Hill short ride 13 miles Grafton-Up 24 miles BOLTON EXPLORER 36 miles Holden Water crossing 28 miles Trout Brook 36 miles Hopkinton Halloween Howler 26 miles HOPKINTON RIDE 43 miles Lancaster Sugar House 52 miles RWGPS Millbury Webster-Wallum Wobble 45 miles   RWGPS SINGLETARY-DOUGLAS RIDE 29 miles  RWGPS Montague Book Mill 45 miles Paxton Paxton … Continue reading Seven Hills Wheelmen rides

Cycling tour of the Quabbin Reservoir

The King’s Tour of the Quabbin, a Seven Hills Wheelmen Ride This Start: Barre Common, Barre MA (map to start) Club Start:  Naquag Elementary School, Route 122A (Main Street), Rutland, Mass. Description: A challenging bicycle ride around the Quabbin Reservoir in the heart of Massachusetts, with several mileage options. Quabbin Reservoir was created in the 1930s by the construction of two huge earthen dams, fed by the Swift River, covering 39 square miles, 18 miles long with 181 miles of shoreline. The communities that were there before the reservoir was constructed were removed, but some remnants are below the water’s … Continue reading Cycling tour of the Quabbin Reservoir