october, 2020

sat10oct8:00 am25 or 40 Mile Lake Apopka Ride24600 County Rd 448A

Event Details

8:00 am gravel ride at the Lake Apopka Northshore Restoration project.  Ride will start from the Northshore trailhead located 24600 County Road 448-A, Mount Dora FL aka McDonald Canal Boat Ramp Trailhead.  This will be a two segment gravel ride throughout the Lake Apopka Northshore Restoration project, with the first segment going to Clay Island and the Green Mountain Trailhead and Overlook.  The first segment will be approximately 16 miles roundtrip to the trailhead.  The second segment will go from the trailhead to the historic pumphouse and on to Magnolia Park in Apopka, and return via the wildlife drive.  The second segment will be approximately 25 miles roundtrip to the trailhead.  Total mileage if you choose to complete both segments will be approximately 40+/- miles.  Two short climbs, one over a bridge spanning a small canal, and the other to the Green Mountain Scenic overlook and trailhead.  No drop ride averaging 13-15mph.  Lots of gators and birds, with otters and bobcats sometimes mixed in. Led by Mike Stephens


(Saturday) 8:00 am


Lake Apopka North Shore

24600 County Rd 448A