There is a way for everyone to be involved with Ride or Stride
You can ride, run, walk, volunteer or donate
RIDE in one of the 3 route options
36 Mile Gravel Grinder: start time 7:45
This ride is on scenic maintained active roads and unmaintained fire/Jeep roads. A challenging route recommended for experienced riders. Cyclocross, gravel bike or a mountain bike required. NOT for road bikes.
Ride with GPS: Ride with GPS-Ride or Stride Gravel
Garmin Connect: Garmin-Ride or Stride Gravel
Cue Sheet: Gravel Cue
Maps and Cue Sheet can also be found at: EHYFS/Ride or Stride
Last Year's Hard Core Rainy ride video: 2016 Ride or Stride Gravel Grinder
23 Mile Backroad Burner: start time 9:30
This ride is on beautiful, low traffic country roads along lakes and through Devils Hopyard State Park. Includes a few challenging hills
Map/cue sheet: Backroad Burner
10 Mile Causeway Cruiser: start time 10:00
A shorter road ride passing a farm and the lakes.
Map/Cue sheet:Causeway Cruiser
STRIDE Walk or Run options
Foliage Five K: start time 11:00
A new route to be decided. This run will be timed (unofficially). If you are a "169 Club" runner you should choose this option to check East Haddam off your list.
Foliage Five K: Walk, same route but not timed
Ride or Stride’s success depends on our volunteers! Click here to learn more about volunteer opportunities and sign up. Volunteer
This event is run entirely by volunteers and all proceeds go toward East Haddam Youth and Family Services for various services and events. Click here to find out how your donations will help. All donations are tax deductible. EHYFS