Headwinds Ride - Chief Mountain Border Crossing
Headwinds is organizing a road ride from Waterton Park to Chief Mountain border crossing to properly open the season for everyone.
South Side Safeway, 2750 Fairway Plaza Rd. South at 8:30-9:00 AM on June 8th.
Arrange carpooling with available Headwind Members and leave at around 9:15 AM.
Meet at the stone house just north of the Waterton Gate entrance at the T-intersection at around 10:45 AM.
Start riding at 11:00-11:15 out towards the Chief Mountain Border Crossing on Highway 6. The ride is about 25 km one way. (2 Climbs about 8 km each and 1 descent about 9 km)
Arrive at the border crossing staying on the Canadian side at around 1:00-1:15 PM. Rest/snack for 15-20 min, then return back to the start of the ride. Planning to finish the ride at around 2:45-3:00 PM.
After Ride Event:
BBQ at the Maskinonge Picnic area just past the bridge heading back home.
Burgers, buns and chips to be supplied.
Prizes/swag to be given out on as determined by the planners.
SAG (Support and Gear) wagon to sweep with water and snacks if needed. (Thanks Kevins Dad!)
Lead riders to ensure check points for riders and to assist with repairs (flats) if needed.
Please RSVP here in order to plan the vehicles and food better before the ride.