Cycling Event July 30th through Montgomery, Driver Awareness Advised

Posted on July 21, 2016

A charity cycling event will be passing through Montgomery the morning of Saturday, July 30th. Starting at Zarephath Church near Manville at 7 a.m., it includes five different courses, four of which will pass through Montgomery at various times between 7 a.m. and 1 p.m. that Saturday.  No roads in Montgomery will be closed due to this event but drivers are advised to use caution upon encountering clusters of cyclists and to pass cyclists with care and patience.  Road marshalls will be present on each route at different points including Griggstown Causeway to assist the riders and monitor bike traffic.

The ride starts at Zarephath Christian Church located at 2 Ministry Center Drive, Zarephath NJ (just off of Weston Canal Road).

These links will take you to maps and details about each specific route.  Listed below after each link is a list of the Montgomery roads which will be traversed:

100-mile Century – Griggstown Causeway, River Rd. (Rt. 533), Orchard Rd., Burnt Hill Rd., Skillman Rd., Camp Meeting Rd., Hollow Rd., Georgetown-Franklin Turnpike (Rt. 518) and west into Hopewell

65-mile Metric Century – Griggstown Causeway, River Rd., Orchard Rd., Burnt Hill Rd., Skillman Rd., Camp Meeting Rd., Hollow Rd., Georgetown-Franklin Turnpike (Rt. 518) and west into Hopewell

45-mile Fun Challenge – Griggstown Causeway, River Rd. (Rt. 533), Green Ave., Belle Mead-Griggstown Rd., includes a stop in Montgomery Veterans Park, Harlingen Rd., Devon Rd., Sunset Rd., Burnt Hill Rd., Skillman Rd., Camp Meeting Rd., Hollow Rd., and Zion-Wertsville Rd. and west into Hopewell

18-mile D & R Historic Ride  – Griggstown Causeway, River Rd. (Rt. 533), Green Ave., Belle Mead-Griggstown Rd., Green Avenue, Township Line Rd. and north on S. Woods Rd. into Hillsborough

6-mile D&R Canal Towpath Ride (not in Montgomery)

Kids Bike Rally ages 2-12 starts 11 AM (not in Montgomery)

 

More  information about this event may be found at  www.ZTrek.org