King's Tour of the Double Metric Century (~125 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 0.8 S on MA-9 WEST / Federal St (at US-202)
(English Century turns right onto US-202)
(food / drink at / near intersection of MA-9 & US-202)
50.1 4.2 l onto Bay Rd
54.3 1.9 R onto S. East St
56.2 2.3 S on S. East St (at Shays St on left) [Munson Memorial Library on right]
58.5 0.2 S on S. East St (across MA-9 / College St / Belchertown Rd)
(Mom's House Convenience Store [318 College St])
(Donatello's Pastry Shop & More [362 College St])
58.7 1.9 S onto N. East St (across Main St)
60.6 1.1 S onto Henry St (at Shutesbury Rd & Flat Hills Rd)
61.7 0.1 L onto Market Hill Rd [Note: IMMEDIATE RIGHT onto Bridge St]
61.8 0.2 R onto Bridge St (tee)
62.0 2.1 S onto E. Leverett Rd (at State St & Leverett Rd on left)
(E. Leverett Rd, Amherst > Cushman Rd, Leverett)
64.1 1.4 S onto Shutesbury Rd (not RIGHT onto Shutesbury Rd)
65.5 3.4 R onto Montague Rd
68.9 2.0 R onto MA-63 / Patrick E Carey Hwy (tee)
70.9 3.7 R onto N. Leverett Rd (at MA-47 / Leverett Rd)
74.6 1.7 S on N Leverett Rd (at Rattlesnake Gutter Rd & Church Hill Rd; at Dudleyville Rd)
(Leverett Village Co-op [180 Rattlesnake Gutter Rd] has food, rest rooms)
(N Leverett Rd, Leverett > Lakeview Rd, Shutesbury)
76.3 1.0 S on Lakeview Rd (at Locks Pond Rd)
77.3 2.0 L onto Lockes Village Rd (at Wendell Rd and Jennison Rd)
79.3 1.3 Lockes Village Rd curves left at Locke Hill Rd on right
(Wendell Country Store [57 Lockes Village Rd; 0.8 past Locke Hill Rd] MIGHT be open)
80.6 4.5 S onto Wendell Depot Rd (at Montague Rd & Morse Village Rd)
85.1 1.0 R onto W Orange Rd [NO SIGN] > Wendell Rd (just before MA-2)
86.1 0.6 R onto Holtshire Rd (tee)
86.7 0.7 L onto W River St (tee)
87.4 0.6 W River St curves left at Briggs St (on right)
88.0 2.4 S onto E River St (across MA-122 / Main St) > Partridgeville Rd
90.4 0.1 L onto Daniel Shays Hwy [Note: IMMEDIATE RIGHT onto Partridgeville Road]
90.5 0.5 R onto Partridgeville Rd
91.0 0.6 S to stay on Partridgeville Rd (at Gage Rd on left)
91.6 0.9 R onto S. Athol Rd (tee)
92.5 3.9 S pass under US-202
(S Athol Rd, Athol > Meacham Rd, New Salem)
96.4 4.3 l onto MA-122 SOUTH (tee)
(join English Century route here)
100.7 0.7 L onto West Rd/St
REST STOP on Petersham Common (just before corner of West St, MA-32, and East St)
101.4 3.2 S across MA-32 onto East St
104.6 4.4 S onto Old Barre Rd (at Old East St)
(Old Barre Rd, Petersham > Pleasant St, Barre)
109.0 0.2 S onto MA-122 SOUTH / MA-32 SOUTH
(MA-122 / MA-32 curves left at intersection with Exchange, Grove, James Sts)
109.2 3.5 S stay on MA-122 SOUTH (at MA-32 & Valley Rd)
112.7 1.9 R onto Coldbrook Rd
114.6 1.3 S on Coldbrook Rd (at Old Turnpike Rd)
(join Metric Century here)
(Coldbrook Rd > Ware Corner Rd - at Maple St; Oakham Center)
115.9 2.0 L onto MA-148 NORTH (N Brookfield Rd)
117.9 2.0 R onto MA-122 SOUTH (tee)
119.9 2.2 L onto MA-122A SOUTH
122.1 0.0 R into Naquag Elementary School