UPCOMING WANDERERS RIDES
(See further below for general information on Wanderers rides)
FIRST WANDERERS (45 to 60+ km @ 18-22km/h average speed)
Sunday 24 June – 8.45 for 9.00am start Dickson College car park. Rosemary (0416 052 734) and Mark (0403 232 442) will be leading the ride this week along the Sutton road to Queanbeyan and back to Dickson via Kingston (64 kms return). Coffee at the War Memorial.
WANDERERS 23 (60 to 80+ km @ 21-25km/h average speed)
Contact: Terry or Andrew
Sunday 24 June – 8.15 for 8.30am start. John will lead the ride from Dickson through Sutton to Gunning and return (125 kms return). You have the option of a shorter ride (93kms) by joining the ride at Sutton. If you are joining the ride at Sutton you should be there and ready to go at 9am. Coffee will be at Gunning and Sutton on the way back.
INTERMEDIATE (70 to 90+ km @ 23-26 km/h average speed)
Sunday 24 June – 7.45 for 8.00am start car park opposite Tuggeranong Library. Tuggeranong – Point Hutt – Tharwa – Honeysuckle Creek – Tharwa – Tuggeranong, with coffee in Ankettell Street (approx. 72 kms return).
FAST INTERMEDIATE (80 to 100+ km @ 27-30 km/h average speed)
Sunday 24 June – 7.45 for 8.00am start car park opposite Tuggeranong Library. Heading via Tharwa to Tidbinbilla Nature Reserve, with coffee at Moon Rock Café, about 81km and 1100m.
FAST (100+ km @ 29+ km/h average speed)
Next ride details to be updated when known.
More about Sunday Wanderer rides
Sunday Wanderer rides are longer rides (45 kms to 100 kms +) on sealed roads around the Canberra region, and include a café stop at locations such as Gundaroo, Gunning, Murrumbateman, Bungendore, Queanbeyan, Tharwa and local wineries. Riders with adequate fitness and stamina for the group selected are most welcome. Groups wait for slower riders to catch up.
Starting places and times vary depending upon the group and time of year, and rides are normally finished by around lunchtime. Please check upcoming ride details at the top of this page for the latest ride information.
Terms and conditions apply.
There are currently five ride 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