Crank Sisters Ride Grand Ridge All Levels Intermediate Ride
Evergreen Crank Sisters Women's Group all levels Intermediate Ride
This ride is for anyone who identifies as female.
Before you RSVP for this ride, please sign the waiver at https//.www.evergreenmtb.org/my/waiver: Right click and click open in new window: Event Waiver & Release (evergreenmtb.org) This waiver needs to be signed once a year. When you click the link, it will tell you whether you have signed this year. If not, it will give you a link to sign it.”
Let’s ride in the wet, have fun, socialize, and get fit at Grand Ridge. Grand Ridge is the perfect trails for winter wet riding as the trails are beautiful in the wet and not too technical.
Meet by the parking lot bathrooms:
DIRECTIONS:Meet at Duthie Hill Park - southwest parking lot, Southeast Issaquah-Fall City Road, Issaquah, WA: Paste in Maps: 26100-26156 SE Issaquah-Fall City Rd, Issaquah, WA 98029
Ride leader contact info: Bobbie Howard 425-219-3110. Please feel free to reach out to me if you have any questions about this ride.
Suggested Equipment: Two bike lights, 2 liters of water, electrolytes, backpack with some snacks, and spare bike tube
The trails are green/blue. Yes there will be punchy little climbs that will drive you crazy. However, we all will do it together in a fun social fashion and leave no one behind. The descents will be rewarding fun and fast.
Plan to ride for about 3 hours. Weather may shorten the ride.
Conditions for cancellation: (heavy wind, lightning, flooding etc.) If a ride must be canceled, the ride leader will attempt to contact anyone signed up by 3pm the day before the ride.
Crank Sisters have a no-drop policy
While we’re outside in the fresh air, it is important that we take precautions to minimize the risk of spreading COVID. Sorry, but we can't accept "walk-ons". You do need to sign up here before arriving. IF YOU CANNOT MAKE THE RIDE, PLEASE CANCEL YOUR SPOT ONLINE AND/OR CONTACT THE RIDE LEADER ASAP SO THAT YOUR SPOT CAN BE OPENED UP FOR SOMEONE ELSE.
Before coming to the ride (for both ride leaders & participants):
Please perform a symptoms self-assessment:
o Take your temperature. Do you have a temperature above 100.4?
o Do you have any COVID-related symptoms?
o Have you been in contact with anyone diagnosed with COVID-19 in the past 14 days?
o If you answer yes to any of these questions, PLEASE DO NOT COME TO THE RIDE
Expectations for riders & leaders:
·Required equipment: You are expected to bring a mask that can cover mouth and nose, any material is acceptable (state guidelines) and gloves (your biking gloves are OK). Please note that without this PPE, we will have to ask you to leave the ride
·Please bring hand sanitizer and / or disinfectant wipes to use as needed if touching of a common surface is required
·You will be asked to wear your mask anytime close contact (less than 6ft) is required for an extended period of time (>5 min), including during any bike checks, times when you're stopped for discussion, or if you come into contact with other trail users.
·Please bear with us as we try to navigate group rides during a time of social distancing and additional hygiene. It's a learning process for all of us and I appreciate your flexibility and cooperation.