Lee-Barnstead Training Ride

Hosted by John Carlson
Sunday, June 4, 2017

please email John if you’re planning to ride jbcnh@comcast.net


TERRAIN:  3 challenging climbs – see profile
DISTANCE:  approximately 68 miles
START TIME:  8:30 a.m.
MEET AT:  Market Basket, Route 4 Traffic Circle, Lee
ROUTEProfile


0.0        Exit Market Basket to the right and go east on Rte 4 from the rotary
1.9        Exit 4 to 155N
7.0        At stop light, left on Route 9W
13.1      At stop light at Route 125/9, go straight across on Route 9W

Usually we stop and regroup at Calef’s Country Store, just after the intersection.

15.9      At Y, bear right on Route 126N
17.2      At T stop sign, bear left on Route 126/202W for .2 miles
17.4      Right on 126N
21.5      At T stop sign, left on Route 126N

This section contains the loooong climb

31.5      Just before stop sign/red blinker, turn left toward Barnstead Parade
33.5      At stop sign, left on Route 28S – regroup at the Mobil station
34.4      Right toward Route 107
35.1      At stop sign, cross Route 28 – still on Route 107S
35.9      Left in center of Pittsfield – still on Route 107S – hard climb ahead
43.4      Right on Route 107S
44.0      At stop sign, left on Route 4

Less than a mile before we get to 152, there is a stop light with a gas station with bathrooms where we make a short stop, usually for ice cream

50.6      Right on Route 152E
56.5      Stay left on 152E
60.1      At stop sign/red blinker at Route 125, cross the road – still on Route 152
61.2      Left on Route 155
66.1      Left onto 4W
67.7      Right on 125N
67.9      Left into Market Basket – all done!