Sunday, Dec. 16 – 9:00 A.M. – Pancake Polar Bear Ride – Hunters Bend Elementary School, 2121 Fieldstone Pkwy., Franklin – The Club’s most classic event is the regular Sunday Pancake Ride from Fieldstone Farms over to Leipers Fork. During the off-season we don’t designate a formal sweeper, but we’ll ride in groups and watch out for each other. Riders take the rolling course to the end of Boyd Mill Pike and then usually make the climb up Parker Branch. The direct route then descends to Leipers Fork for a rest stop and heads back for a total of 28 miles. Many riders will add extra miles from Parker Branch or the rest stop, enjoying the scenic roads south and west of Leipers Fork; the full route for these long riders is usually about 50 miles. And sometimes we mix it up and do something totally different!
Sunday, May 26 – 8:00 A.M. – Pancake Ride – Hunters Bend Elementary School, 2121 Fieldstone Pkwy., Franklin – The Club’s most classic event is the regular Sunday Pancake Ride from Fieldstone Farms over to Leipers Fork. Scott Block will lead this week’s ride and make sure all riders have safely returned. Riders take the rolling course to the
Memorial Day, Monday, May 27 – 8:00 A.M. – Parthenon-to-Pasquo Urban Retreat! – Centennial Park, West End Avenue in Nashville, West Side of The Parthenon – On holidays in recent years we’ve explored around the city and gone north, south, and east. Now it’s time to go west! This year’s Memorial Day courses have something for everyone, with
Each Tuesday – 6:00 P.M. – Cool Springs Ride – Sharecare (formerly Healthways) parking lot, 701 Cool Springs Blvd. East – Each Tuesday evening during the Prime Season the HBC sponsors this ride from Sharecare/Healthways in Cool Springs. This is a 25-mile route all the way down the new extension of Carothers Blvd. to Long Lane with its challenging rollers, over the
Each Thursday – 6:00 P.M. – Hunters Bend Ride – Hunters Bend Elem. School, 2121 Fieldstone Pkwy., Franklin – The Thursday night ride will start at its traditional location at Hunters Bend. Fredia Barry, assisted by Scott Thurston and others, will lead the ride. We recommend the shorter routes while daylight is limited, but the Trace, McCrory, and Waddell
In recent years, the Harpeth Club, like most others, has experienced declining attendance and difficulties in hosting the big annual organized pay ride. Everyone wants to ride the course and enjoy the rest stops and festivities, but few are enthusiastic about staffing them! Your HBC Board is thinking and working hard to revamp our Harpeth