Upcoming Sunday Wanderers Rides
(see further below for General Information on Sunday Wanderers rides)
FIRST WANDERERS (45 to 60+ km @ 18-22km/h average speed):
Sunday 25th February – 7.45 for 8.00am start car park opposite Tuggeranong Library. This week’s ride is from Tuggeranong library to Mt Stromlo (45 kms return, including a moderate 4km climb up Stromlo). Outwards we will be on road towards Drakeford ,then the path towards Namatjira, continuing by road to the top of Mt Stromlo. We will return on road via Cotter Rd, Streeton Namatjira and Kambah Pool Rd, then cutting thru Gleneagles to Athllon and the Town Centre. Coffee @ Mt Stromlo , The Meeting Room (Weston Creek) or Istanbul (TTC) depending on the size and will of the group.
WANDERERS 23 (60 to 80+ km @ 21-25km/h average speed):
Contact: Terry or Andrew
Sunday 25th February – 7.45 for 8.00 start Dickson College car park. This Sunday Andrew will lead the ride from Dickson along the Barton Hwy to Nanima Rd, turning right at Murrumbateman Rd, right at Sutton Rd to the Sutton Bakery for coffee then returning to Dickson via the Federal Hwy (77 Kms return).
INTERMEDIATE (70 to 90+ km @ 23-26 km/h average speed):
Sunday 25th February – 7.15 for 7.30am start car park opposite Tuggeranong Library. This week we will be taking a new route out along the Monaro highway, through Royalla and Queanbeyan before returning to the Tuggeranong town centre (approx. 82 kms return).
Please note – From the following week, Sunday 4 March we will revert to our usual 8am start time.
FAST INTERMEDIATE (80 to 100+ km @ 27-30 km/h average speed):
Sunday 25th February – 7.15 for 7.30 start Dickson College car park. Bungendore & Norton Rd loop (80 kms return).
FAST (100+ km @ 29+ km/h average speed):
Next ride details to be updated when available.
Sunday Wanderer rides are longer rides (45 kms to 100 kms +) on sealed roads around the Canberra region.
The starting place(s) can vary depending upon the group. Please check upcoming ride details at the top of this page for the latest ride information.
Starting times may also vary depending upon the group and time of year. Please check the top of this page for the latest information.
There are currently five groups to choose from:
- 45–60+ km return
- 18-22 km/h average speed (including hills)
- Ride grade MXX
- Contact: Wendy Studman or Chris Thompson
- 60-80+ km with a longer ride (up to 100 km) once a month
- 23 km/h average speed between 21-25 km/h
- Ride grade MHXX
- Contact: Terry or Andrew
Fast Intermediate Wanderers
- Ride on sealed roads around the Canberra region including a café stop.
- Riders with adequate fitness and stamina for the group selected are most welcome.
- Groups wait for slower riders to catch up.
- Café stops include Gundaroo, Gunning, Murrumbateman, Bungendore, Queanbeyan, Tharwa and local wineries.
- Normally finished by around lunch time.
- Terms and conditions apply.