2019-03-12 10:30:00 2019-03-12 10:30:00 America/New_York Hains Point to Lake Artemesia Join me Tuesday, March 12  for one of my favorite rides:  Hains Point to Lake Artemesia, with a side visit to the Shortcake Bakery in Hyattsville.  We will meet at the HP Golf Course Parking lot (972 Ohio Drive, SW) at 10:15 for 10:30 wheels out.  From there we will cross the river, pass the Wharf, Yards Park, The Navy Yard, and head over the 11th St Bridge to the Anacostia River Trail, which we will follow up to Lake Artemesia, about 17 miles of relatively flat well maintained trails.  The trail goes through beautfiul woods and fields, and by the Anacostia River.   We will stop at Bladensburg Waterfront Park for a bathroom break.  We will take a spin around Lake Artemesia (stopping for a bathroom break and photo op).  On the way back we will stop by Shortcake Bakery in Hyattsville, a very short detour off the trail, for treats and drinks.  We will cross the river on the way back, taking the trail by the wonderful scenic Kingman Island, for a brief stop and photo op.  36 miles RT.  Social Pace  No drop.  Please bring water and snacks.  Jessica Hirschhorn  240 286-4815   Hains Point (HAI)

Tuesday, March 12, 2019 - 10:30 AM

CC/C * 35 * DC * Hains Point to Lake Artemesia
Hains Point (HAI)

Ride Start Details
Hains Point (HAI)
Ohio Dr SW and Buckeye Dr SW
Washington, DC 20024
Parking: Free
Metro Accessible: Yes
Water Available: Yes

Weather

Join me Tuesday, March 12  for one of my favorite rides:  Hains Point to Lake Artemesia, with a side visit to the Shortcake Bakery in Hyattsville. 

We will meet at the HP Golf Course Parking lot (972 Ohio Drive, SW) at 10:15 for 10:30 wheels out.  From there we will cross the river, pass the Wharf, Yards Park, The Navy Yard, and head over the 11th St Bridge to the Anacostia River Trail, which we will follow up to Lake Artemesia, about 17 miles of relatively flat well maintained trails.  The trail goes through beautfiul woods and fields, and by the Anacostia River.  

We will stop at Bladensburg Waterfront Park for a bathroom break. 

We will take a spin around Lake Artemesia (stopping for a bathroom break and photo op). 

On the way back we will stop by Shortcake Bakery in Hyattsville, a very short detour off the trail, for treats and drinks. 

We will cross the river on the way back, taking the trail by the wonderful scenic Kingman Island, for a brief stop and photo op. 

36 miles RT. 

Social Pace 

No drop. 

Please bring water and snacks. 

Jessica Hirschhorn 

240 286-4815

 

CC/C: Jessica Hirschhorn [hirhoward@yahoo.com] [(240) 286-4815]

GPS file for 35 mile route
https://ridewithgps.com/routes/29235379