DESCRIPTION: (Wear appropriate clothing & bring water! Below are some special instructions: what to bring, relative difficulties, interesting features, & carpooling directions.)
Leader: Jean Faddis (302/995-1080 or 302/237-6977 day of ride only. E: Meet in parking lot of C & D Canal Museum for this 23 mile ride, mostly flat, 10 – 12 mph. Directions: DE-896 south over Summit Bridge. After crossing bridge, turn right onto Bethel Church Rd. (DE-15). Continue to round about and take first exit onto Bethel Church Rd., crossing into MD (becomes MD-286.) Continue approx. 2 miles. The road leads straight into C&D Canal Museum parking lot. Address: 815 Bethel Rd, Chesapeake City, MD 21915. GPS: 39.526716, -75.806815
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.