the great valley section D: Harrisburg PA -
Description on Bikely: south to pretty farmland +
creekside riding then east thru Mechanicsburg + Camp Hill to the wide
Susquehenna River and the capital city of Harrisburg (both with worthwhile
sights). Labels on points make a detailed cue sheet (click Show, select Cue
Sheet). Lots of turns, that's why we have GPS nowadays. For info +
connections to other routes see
www.roberts-1.com/b/x/gvd, routeID [gvd1e]. Can make a loop with this route
by combining it with route "Harrisburg to Carlisle northerly" -- search [gvd1w]
on Bikely. Not checked by us since 2009.
Description on Bikely: First goes to Camp Hill, then a
northerly way thru suburbs and then farmland. Much on quiet roads. Mainly
intended to be used to make a loop with the route "Carlisle to Harrisburg
southerly scenic" -- search [gvd1e] on Bikely. For info + connections to other
routes see www.roberts-1.com/b/x/gvd, routeID [gvd1w]. Not
checked by us since 2009.
Description on Bikely: Wonderful farm country + Civil
War battle. 59 mile loop (or 35 or 25) southeast of Hagerstown. Mostly quiet
roads, some short steep climbs, a mile on a dirt road.
More info+altenatives+links, see www.roberts-1.com/b/x/gvd - routeid [gvd4se].
Not checked by us since 2010.
passes near: Boonsboro, Sharpsburg, Antietam
battlefield, San Mar, Chewsville, Hagerstown, Leitersburg, Smithsburg.
other peoples routes