This route is approximately 24 miles and involves some decent hills and moderate car traffic. As with any ride, be sure you have enough water, a map of the route, and basic repair supplies.
If you want to start in Manhattan, just take the Broadway Bridge to the Bronx (there's a sidewalk on the right of the bridge) and continue up Broadway to pick up this route.
Mileage given below is approximate.
|direction||street name||cumulative mileage/notes|
|Start||242nd and Broadway, the Bronx; head north on Broadway (Van Cortlandt Park will be on your right)||(last 1/9 stop)|
|Left||Valentine Lane||1.8 mi (a few blocks into Yonkers)|
|Right||Riverdale Ave. (eventually becomes Warburton Ave.)||2 mi|
|Left||Broadway/Rt. 9||8 mi (just after downtown Hastings)|
|Left||stay on Rt. 9||9.5 mi (Dobbs Ferry)|
|Pass||Tarrytown Cycles (11 North Broadway, on left just past Neperan)||14 mi|
|Bear Left||stay on Rt. 9||14.7 mi (Sleepy Hollow)|
|Move to L||at traffic light right before 9 merges with 9A, cross to left side of road for bike path across Croton River||22.0 mi|
|Left||Croton Point Ave. (at end of bike path)||22.9 mi|
|Straight||enter Croton Point Park and continue toward the main entrance to Clearwater|
|Welcome to Revival!||24 mi|