Escape New York 2013 – Saturday, September 21

Escape the crowds and ride out of Manhattan across the George Washington Bridge and into West Hudson Highlands of Bergen, NJ and Rockland, NY with the NYCC’s Escape New York bicycle ride on September 25th.

Choose one of four scenic, well marked routes – 25, 50, 65 or 100 miles – all beginning and ending at Sakura Park in Manhattan. All offer picture-postcard views of the Hudson River and Palisades as you cross the George Washington Bridge and ride the serene roads of Bergen and Rockland Counties.

  • 7:00 am: Century Challenge, 100 miles. A rolling full century through beautiful Bergen and Rockland counties.
  • 8:00 am: Rockland Roll, 65 miles. Ramble on lightly trafficked roads to scenic Rockland Lake State Park.
  • 9:00 am: Piermont Pleasures, 50 miles. A half century to the charming and historic village of Piermont on the Hudson.
  • 10:00 am: Bergen Spin, 25 miles. A quick spin through the leafy suburbs of Bergen County.

For more info or to register, please visit