A -- Bear Mt Bridge to Peekskill train station Map
GW Bridge to Bear Mt Bridge Loop Description
East side of the River : South-bound Reports
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Begin Section   West end of the Bear Mountain Bridge -- intersection of Route 9W and Route 6 at a traffic circle List of Cue Sheets
0.0 East 0.6 cross Bear Mountain Bridge -- Rt 6 [HH - reasonable shoulder as of August 2002] Summary of Cue Sheets
0.6 L 1.3 Rt 9D North [HH - shoulder reasonable, but not wide, as of August 2002]
0.6   Variation A-1   To see some big river+mountain views, avoid two miles on dirt, but be required to handle lots of high-speed traffic with some questionable-visibility curves with little or no shoulder:
        R on Rt 202 East [HH] 3.5Mi. At circle (food), R on Rt 9 South - 202 East [HH] 0.2Mi across bridge over Annsville Creek, then T - R on Rt 9 South - Rt 202 East [HH] 0.6Mi,
        first exit R for Main St - Rt 202 East, R on Main St down steep hill 0.2Mi to rejoin main route
1.9 R - dirt 0.2 Manitou Rd (up hill)
2.1 T R - dirt 2.1 South Mountain Pass Rd -- long hill climb (total climb after leaving Rt 9D is about 400 vertical feet, average steepness about 6% grade -- but several steeper sections with gentler in between) -- then a long downhill on dirt, with some short steep sections that could be dangerous to ride if road is not dry.
4.2 T R 1.1 Rt 9 South [HH - reasonable shoulder in good condition, as of August 2002]
5.3 L 1.6 Highland Ave (exit requires crossing a lane of high-speed car traffic) -- goes down, then a long climb (about 170 vertical feet, much of it at a steepness around 6%)
6.9 site Peekskill, NY Map
6.9 EE R 0.6 Main St, later curves right Description
7.4   BL   pass by right turn for entrance to Rt 9, continue down hill, curve left Reports
7.5 T L 0.3 Water St How to Use this Cue Sheet
7.6       pass by Central Ave, continue on Water St to its end at Hudson Av Abbreviations + Symbols
7.8   site   park with fine view of river and mountains to R on Hudson Av across train tracks. List of Cue Sheets
7.8   End Section   Peekskill train station (Metro North) nearby: R on Hudson Av, quick L on unsigned Railroad Av Summary of Cue Sheets
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