Crank Sisters Ride Fast Intermediate: Raging River
Evergreen Crank Sisters Intermediate Fast Ride. This is a fast ride for participants who are able to ride up hills without hike a biking and have experience with technical trails. Minimal Stops.
This ride is for anyone who identifies as female.
Please RSVP at least two hours before the ride.
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.”
Please cancel your RSVP before the ride time if you can’t make the ride. Text the rider leader at the below contact if you have to cancel within two hours of the ride.
This is a 2 to 3+ hour with about 10+ miles ride depending on group fitness. Most all trails are blue. We can ride longer depending on group preference.
About the Ride/ Grunt Rating:
Raging River has the perfect trails for getting fit as the trails are beautiful with a decent amount of climbing at first and then a mostly technical blue trail decent on the way back. As a group we will decide which one of the following routes to ride:
#1. Ride to Upper Poppin Tops and down which is about a 1+ hour ride.
#2. Ride to Upper Poppin Tops and down and then ride to Lower Poppin Tops and down which is about 1.5 to 2 hours ride.
#3. Ride to Upper Poppin Tops twice which is about 2+ hours.
#4. Ride to RR2 to CCDH to Raging Tiger to Lower Poppin Tops to Flow State
#5. Ride the Grand Daddy to RR6 radio towers which is a 3+ hour ride. This ride takes us all the way up past RR6.
Take I-90 to Exit 27. Turn on to Winery Road and either park here or continue to the main parking lot (1/4 mile from I-90). Ride the 50 feet of trail by the bathroom, Please stay off the hiking trails. Discover Pass required if parking in trail parking lot.
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.
2 liters of water, electrolytes, backpack with some snacks, and spare bike tube
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 with adjusting for rider pace and stops for regrouping.
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.
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