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Dawkins Line Rail Trail #2
Saturday, April 8, 2017, 10:00 AM
Dawkins Line Trailhead-Royalton
Summer Weekend Ride
is not Required
From Lexington: I-64 East to the Mountain Parkway. East on the Mountain Parkway to exit 75 to KY 7 toward US 460/W Salyersville (2 miles). Turn right onto KY 7/Royalton Road (6 miles). Trailhead is located on the left behind the Royalton United Baptist Church.
Primary ride leader: Mark Davidson, (859)749-2034 Additional ride leaders: Paul Rawlings
Distance: 36 or 50
Pace: All Comers Ride
Terrain: 1 - Mostly Flat, 2 - Easy Rollers
Entirely on trail - no map or cue sheet required The
ride will have regrouping
Rain cancels - check bgcycling.org forum one hour before if unsure
Restroom facilities are available at the starting location
There will be a store stop
Easy to moderate, typical Rail Trail grade climbs and descents.
Grab your comfortable gravel-capable bike and enjoy early spring scenery on the Dawkins Line. Gravel/CX/MTB/hybrids are typically ridden on the trail.
Store stop at Hager Hill. (Corn dogs recommended). Bring a light for the tunnel. Option to ride the new unfinished section of Trail at the end to get 50 miles for the day.