King's Tour of the Quabbin (English) Century (~100 miles) - Saturday, June 10, 2006
Dist. Next Dir. Description
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0.0 2.1 L onto MA-122A NORTH from Naquag parking lot
2.1 7.9 R onto MA-122 NORTH (tee)
10.0 1.1 S on MA-122 NORTH (MA-32 joins from left; Valley Rd. veers off to right)
11.1 0.2 MA-122 NORTH / MA-32 NORTH curve right onto Pleasant St (Barre common)
11.3 1.4 L onto MA-122 NORTH / MA-32 NORTH (at Pleasant St)
12.7 2.2 L onto Old Hardwick Rd.
14.9 0.4 R onto Hardwick Rd (tee)
15.3 1.3 (Hardwick Rd curves left at Sheldon Rd on right)
(Hardwick Road, Barre > Delargy Road, Hardwick)
16.6 0.4 R onto Taylor Hill Rd (tee)
17.0 1.3 l onto North Rd
18.3 0.9 (Jackson Rd. joins from right)
19.2 0.4 L onto MA-32A SOUTH (tee)
19.6 2.6 R onto Greenwich Rd
(Hardwick General Store [14 Barre Rd: east of MA-32A opposite Greenwich Rd])
22.2 0.0 R Enter Gate 43 on right for REST STOP (as Greenwich road curves sharply left)
22.2 1.7 R onto Hell Huddle Rd (behind rest stop) - to boat launch
23.9 1.7 Return on Hell Huddle Rd from boat launch to REST STOP
25.6 8.3 R onto Greenwich Rd (out of rest stop)
33.9 0.1 R onto North St
(Metric Century goes straight here.)
34.0 0.1 R MA-9 WEST & MA-32 SOUTH (tee)
34.1 4.3 S to stay on MA-9 WEST (at MA-32 SOUTH)
(Jane Alden Convenience Store [48 West St / MA-32] south of MA-9)
38.4 0.9 r onto (Old) Ware-Enfield Rd
39.3 0.1 R (through gate) onto path to Goodnough Dike (closed to non-bicycle vehicles)
39.4 0.7 S on path to Goodnough Dike (at [return] path on left)
40.1 0.7 L onto path across Goodnough Dike
40.8 0.1 R onto path back to Ware-Enfield Rd (tee)
40.9 2.5 R onto (Old) Ware-Enfield Rd > Quabbin Hill / Administration Rd
43.4 0.0 S past first rotary exit (continue to second exit)
43.4 0.3 R at second rotary exit to climb hill to summit
43.7 0.2 Climb tower (on foot); enjoy the view
43.9 0.2 return down hill to rotary
44.1 0.0 S past first rotary exit (continue to second exit)
44.1 1.2 R at second rotary exit onto Quabbin Hill Rd toward Windsor Dam
(not back toward Goodnough Dike)
45.3 1.0 R (through gate) across Windsor Dam; continue on Winsor Dam Rd
REST ROOMS in visitor center [on left] just past Winsor Dam
46.3 3.0 R onto MA-9 WEST
WARNING: Single-lane bridge at Ware / Belchertown line
49.3 19.8 R onto US-202
(Double Metric Century goes straight on MA-9)
(food / drink at / near intersection of MA-9 & US-202)
69.1 2.8 R onto MA-122 SOUTH
71.9 4.3 S on MA-122 SOUTH (at Meacham Rd on left)
(join Double Metric Century route here)
76.2 0.7 L onto West Rd/St
REST STOP on Petersham Common (just before corner of West St, MA-32, and East St)
76.9 3.2 S across MA-32 onto East St
80.1 4.4 S onto Old Barre Rd (at Old East St)
(Old Barre Rd, Petersham > Pleasant St, Barre)
84.5 0.2 S onto MA-122 SOUTH / MA-32 SOUTH
(MA-122 / MA-32 curves left at intersection with Exchange, Grove, James Sts)
84.7 3.5 S stay on MA-122 SOUTH (at MA-32 & Valley Rd)
88.2 1.9 R onto Coldbrook Rd
90.1 1.3 S on Coldbrook Rd (at Old Turnpike Rd)
(join Metric Century here)
(Coldbrook Rd > Ware Corner Rd - at Maple St; Oakham Center)
91.4 2.0 L onto MA-148 NORTH (N Brookfield Rd)
93.4 2.0 R onto MA-122 SOUTH (tee)
95.4 2.2 L onto MA-122A SOUTH
97.6 0.0 R into Naquag Elementary School