In the spirit of the Dirty Kanza, Gravel Worlds, Farmhouse Classic, Chucky's Challenge, CIREM, Trans-Iowa, and Guru's Gravel Grinders...
Halcyon Holiday Gravel Grinder.
Ride begins 8 am at Hy-Vee, 23rd and Kasold, Lawrence, Kansas.
Saturday December 18, 2010.
Route is entirely self-supported. It will pass through 3 towns with gas stations/restaurants/etc (Ottawa, Wellsville, Baldwin City).
Route is 73 miles with lots of gravel roads and some pavement through towns. The first 6-ish miles will be on multi-use trail south of Lawrence and go across the Clinton Lake dam before getting into some nasty rolling gravel going south to Ottawa.
mtbkc.blogspot.com for the latest.