DESCRIPTION: (Wear appropriate clothing & bring water! Below are some special instructions: what to bring, relative difficulties, interesting features, & carpooling directions.)
Leader: Julie Pfeffer ( or cell (302) 753-4086.) Meet at the C&D Canal Museum parking log and be ready to ride at 9:30 am for this 31 mile flat to rolling ride through the Maryland countryside. DIRECTIONS: From I-95 south, take Exit 1-A south 8.2 miles on DE 896/US301, cross the C&D canal and turn right onto Bethel Church Rd (DE-15). After 0.9 miles, take the 1st exit from the traffic circle TRO Bethel Church Rd which becomes MD 286. Proceed straight for 3.2 miles directly into the C&D Museum parking lot.
WHERE: Chesapeake and Delaware Canal – Museum
EXACT COORDINATES: 39.526926, -75.807256
NEAREST ADDRESS: 815 Bethel Rd Chesapeake City, MD
Chesapeake and Delaware Canal – Museum 815 Bethel Rd Chesapeake City, MD
From the intersection of US-40 & US-301. Proceed south on US-301 for 5.3 mi. Turn right onto Bethel Church Rd & proceed 0.9 mi. At the traffic circle, take the 1st exit and stay on Bethel Church Rd for 1.7 mi. Bethel Church Rd becomes MD-286 west, go another 1.7 mi. Turn right onto Canal Rd & continue 0.1 mi. The parking lot will be on the right as the road bends left.