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Self-Propelled(ish) Bike Tour to Mt. Elphinstone · Sat. Sep. 21st - Sun. Sep. 22nd
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Start: Saturday, Sep. 21st, 6:30 am
End: Sunday, Sep. 22nd, 4:00 pm
Pre-trip meeting: Tuesday, Sep. 17th, 6:00 pm
Pre-trip meeting location: Clubroom
Let's go on a bike tour up to the Sunshine Coast!
6:45 Let’s bike to Horseshoe Bay (~2 hours and 20 mins, 34km, 250m)
9:30 Hop on the ferry ($16) at 09:50
10:20 Bike to Mount Elphinstone Trailhead
Hike Mt. Elphinstone (12km, 1100m)
Bike down to Porpoise Bay Park, stay in the cyclist campground! ($15 for group possibly?) Maybe do some swimmin’
Next day, possibly stop at a cute little cafe, etc… (https://www.thegumbootcafe.com/)
Catch ferry when we feel like it!
Bike back to UBC!
You will need:
Rack + panniers or bike trailer. (the VOC has 2 sets of panniers and MEC rents panniers and trailers)
We will need (to potentially share):
Tents + camping gear
Bike tools + frame pump
It would be good to have:
Shoes to hike in