Sweet 16 Bicycle Tour

Date(s): 
Sat, 08/15/2009 - 4:00am

This cycling ride takes riders along Route 16 in Cattaraugus County on August 15, 2009 starting in Hinsdale, New York. Get some exercise, explore the Rt.16 Corridor and learn about local history of the Genesee Canal.

The Routes

There are 3 route options to choose from

60 Mile

  • 8:30am start
  • Miles of scenic roads
  • Four Climbs
  • Ride past buffalo and elk
  • Ride past prime trout fishing lake
  • Scenic hilltop views
  • Cruise along creeks and streams
  • Post ride BBQ
  • Event t-shirt

30 Mile

  • 10:30am start
  • One climb
  • Ride past prime trout fishing lake
  • Cruise along creeks and streams
  • Post ride BBQ
  • Event t-shirt

10 Mile

  • 11:30am start
  • Ride around Hinsdale
  • Completely flat route
  • Support your community
  • Post ride BBQ
  • Event t-shirt
View the Tour Directions (added August 14, 2009)

Post-ride Activities

Live music and a Bison or beef diner (included with the registration fee) that includes salt potatoes, corn on the cob, dessert and beverage.

Registration

Registration starts at 8:00am. Rider registration is one half hour before scheduled ride time start.

*Registration fee is $25. Make checks payable to:
Rt. 16 Corridor Community Partnership
For more information please email to: r16ccp [at] yahoo [dot] com
or call Chuck at  716-557-2233 (Phone Number UPDATED)

Note: All participants must wear approved bicycle helmet and obey all traffic signs and postings.

 

Logo for the Route 16 Corridor Community Partnership

The Sweet 16 Bicycle Tour directly supports local food pantries. Riders are encouraged to bring a minimum of 2 non-perishable food items. All non-perishable food items will be donated to food pantries along the Rt. 16 corridor.

The Rt.16 Corridor Community Partnership (R16CCP) Is a volunteer group with
the following mission statement:

The Rt. 16 Corridor Community Partnership will promote cooperation and foster business and economic growth through the preservation and development of the historical, recreational and industrial potential of our communities.

 

 

 

 

Sweet 16 Bicycle Tour Directions
60 Mile Tour Route; Traffic Marker; Total Miles;
Make a LEFT onto Rt 16 N from Hinsdale American Legion Stop Sign 0
Make a RIGHT onto School St/County Rd 48
6.8
Make a LEFT onto Abbott RD/County Rd 24 Stop Sign 9
Make a LEFT onto Lyndon Center Rd; this is still County Rd 24 Stop Sign 12
Make a LEFT onto Chestnut St. Stop Sign 16
Make a RIGHT on N. Main St/Rt 16 N Traffic Light 16.4
Rest Stop make a right into park just past Plymouth St.
17
Make a RIGHT onto Rt 98 N
18.4
Make a LEFT onto Laidlaw Rd
19.5
Laidlaw Rd will merge into Pigeon Hill Rd (stay straight)

Stop sign at bottom of hill this will come up quick, stop proceed straight Stop Sign 24
Make a LEFT onto Lake St/County Rd 21
24.5
Make a RIGHT onto Delevan-Elton Rd/County Rd 21
24.7
Make a LEFT onto Church St Stop Sign 28.7
Make a LEFT onto Rt 16 S Traffic Light 28.8
Rest Stop make a right into park Delevan Town Hall.
29
Make a LEFT at flashing light this is still Rt 16 S Flashing Light 34
Rest Stop make a left into park
39.8
Make a RIGHT at flashing light onto Elm St Flashing Light 40.5
Make a LEFT onto Cadiz Rd/County Rd 69
41.1
Stop Sign at the corner of Cadiz Rd/ Rt 98 Proceed Straight Stop Sign 42.2
Make a LEFT onto Coal Chutes Rd/County Rd 19
44.7
Make a RIGHT onto Rt 16 S Stop Sign 45.3
Make a RIGHT onto Dutch Hill Rd
49.5
Make a LEFT onto Gile Hollow Rd/County Rd 74 Stop Sign 52.5
Go STRAIGHT onto County Rd 26 Stop Sign 54.6
Make a RIGHT onto Rt 16 S Stop Sign 56.3
Make a RIGHT into Hinsdale American Legion FINISH 56.8



30 Mile Tour Route; Traffic Marker; Total Miles;
Make a LEFT onto Rt 16 N from Hinsdale American Legion Stop Sign 0
Make a RIGHT onto School St/County Rd 48
6.8
Make a LEFT onto Abbott RD/County Rd 24 Stop Sign 9
Make a LEFT at stop sign; this is still County Rd 24 Stop Sign 12
Make a LEFT onto Chestnut St. Stop Sign 16
Make a RIGHT on N. Main St/Rt 16 N Traffic Light 16.6
Rest Stop make a right into park just past Plymouth St.
17
After Rest Stop make a left onto Rt 16 S

Make a RIGHT at flashing light onto Elm St Flashing Light 17.7
Make a LEFT onto Cadiz Rd/County Rd 69
18.3
Stop Sign at the corner of Cadiz Rd/ Rt 98 Proceed Straight Stop Sign 19.4
Make a LEFT onto Coal Chutes Rd/County Rd 19
21.9
Make a RIGHT onto Rt 16 S Stop Sign 22.6
Make a RIGHT into Hinsdale American Legion FINISH 34
 

Location

Hinsdale American Legion
1434 Rt. 16
Hinsdale, NY 14743
United States
42° 9' 48.456" N, 78° 23' 47.508" W
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