Fredericksburg Fall Foliage Frolic

  Fourteenth Annual Fredericksburg Fall Foliage Frolic

November 16, 2013
Hill Country Bicycle Touring Club
P.O. Box 762259
San Antonio, Texas 78245

About the Tour

The Fredericksburg Fall Foliage Frolic is hosted by the Hill Country Bicycle Touring Club. The tour brings people from all over Texas to enjoy a day of riding and friendship in the scenic Hill Country of Central Texas.There are routes of 25, 42, and 58 miles available.  Routes vary in degree of difficulty.

Fredericksburg was founded by German settlers in the 1850’s and is full of history. Be sure to check out the Admiral Nimitz Museum in town or drive up to Enchanted Rock and hike up the second largest rock in the US. Don’t forget to visit the many little shops and try some of the great restaurants and bakeries in town.

To download a PDF flyer with registration form, please click FFFFF 2013 Flyer.  

Routes

short route: http://ridewithgps.com/routes/3454905
total ascent: 931 ft
max grade: 3.2 %

medium route: http://ridewithgps.com/routes/3454894
total ascent: 2014 ft
max grade: 4.1 %

long route: http://ridewithgps.com/routes/3454865
total ascent: 2793 ft
max grade: 5.3 %

SAG Support and Safety

Because we care about your safety, all riders must wear ANSI, Snell or ASTM certified bicycle helmets and obey traffic laws. Please choose routes within your capabilities and be prepared to make minor repairs. Roving support with snacks and fluids will be available on Saturday.

We cannot anticipate every road surface hazard or construction project you will encounter on this tour.You, the rider, are ultimately responsible for your own safety during your ride!! Use common sense and caution at all times.

About the Hill Country Bicycle Touring Club

The Hill Country Bicycle Touring Club is a recreational organization for cyclists of abilities. Most of our rides are leader led where we stay together in groups. Maps may be available for rider who want to ride at their own pace. Each year the club offers several weekend tours. We do various out of state, week-long tours. Our members also enjoy a 10 percent discount on parts and accessories at participating bicycle shops. The annual dues are only $12.00. Visit the Club website at http://www.hcbtc.org.

REGISTRATION

Ride registration will start 8:00 A.M. Saturday at Lady Bird Johnson Park three miles south of town on TX 16. take Lady Bird Johnson Drive .7 miles to the Tatsch house across from the swimming pool.

Registration includes supported rides with maps, rest stop, sag support, lunch and a ride souvenir for Saturday. The Frolic will be held rain or shine.

CAMPING & HOTELS

Camping is available at Lady Bird Johnson Municipal Park three miles south of town on TX 16 (830) 997-4202.
Fredericksburg has many hotels and B&B’s.  Check out the Fredericksburg Website at www.VisitFredericksburgTX.org or phone the Fredericksburg Convention and Visitors Bureau at (830) 997-6523.

SATURDAY NOVEMBER 16, 2013

On-site registration and package pick up will be at Lady Bird Johnson Municipal Park off TX 16 three miles south of the courthouse at 8:00 AM. Take Lady Bird Johnson Drive .7 miles to the Tatsch house across from the swimming pool. There is no mass start; leave at your leisure after registration.

Further Information:

Call Amanda McCoy (210) 422-8039 or Ethel Pedraza (210) 414-8559.