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Tour of Mercer County - Sharon, PA

Tour of Mercer County - 15, 35, 65, and 100-mile Bike Ride

Come out for a ride! This is part of a road and trail ride series sponsored by the Ohio River Trail Council (ORTC) intended to bring awareness to the wonderful bike routes and trails in our quad-state region (Maryland, Ohio, Pennsylvania and West Virginia). All cyclists are welcome for this rails-to-trails, moderate-paced ride! 

Join us, as the Ohio River Trail Council supports the Mercer County Trails Association. Registration begins at 7:00 AM and closes at 10:00 AM at the Quaker Steak & Lube Restaurant, 101 Chestnut Street, Sharon, Pa 16146.
 
Within a ninety minute drive from Erie, Cleveland and Pittsburgh, our full service tour in beautiful Western PA features Amish countryside, lakes, a few hills for century riders and some seldom seen spots. Four routes of 15, 35, 65 and 100 miles . Support vehicles patrol the course, but bikes should be in good working order; riders are encouraged to bring tubes, patches, tools, pump, etc. Helmet is also required. For additional information, visit http://mctrails.org/1399-2/
 
Trailhead
Quaker Steak & Lube Restaurant - 101 Chestnut Street, Sharon, Pa 16146.
GPS: 41.231362, -80.507815
 
Social
All Century riders will have a hot meal at our primary rest station at Goddard State Park near the mid way point. All other rides will feature snacks, fruits and drinks at various locations along the routes.
 

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