Southern Ohio Weekend Rode Trip
Time & Location
About the Event
Leaving Friday (Total 175 mi/4 hrs)
We will meet at Panera's at 8:45 AM, KSU at 9 AM.
Highway roads to Ghent (Akron) then we will take back roads through Amish country stopping for lunch/brunch at Rebecca's Bistro in Sugar Creek, Oh. Then a leisurely back road ride on to Marietta staying at the Lafayette Hotel. (Total ride time is 4 hrs)
Saturday - The Twisted Highway (Total - 160 mi/3hrs 45min)
We will ride through southern Ohio, riding part of the Triple Nickle then through Athens, Ohio to Oldman's Cave Then Lunch at Millstone Southern Smoked BBQ, through beautiful Wayne National Forest, then ride the Ohio Dragon's Tail (route 78 between Glouster and McConnelsville), ending in Stockport, Ohio and staying in the historic Stockport Mill Inn. Here is a map of the day's route.
Sunday - Ride back home
This ride is designed to enjoy the scenery with plenty of rest stops and stays in unique Hotels & Inns.
Here is a map of the route from Cleveland to Stockport, Oh. The route back is up to you. You can take the freeway (2 hrs. 40 min) or back-roads of your choice.