August 17th Itinerary

Here Is The Plan!

Full Day Ride:

The 140 km team meets at Bob’s Burgers and Brew at 8:00 AM

We roll out together at 8:30 AM

OPTION 1:

Driving to Bob’s Burgers and Brews

Address

Please allow for one hour MINIMUM travel time from Vancouver to Sumas Border

Meeting time: 8:00 AM

OPTION 2:

Parking in Abbotsford and Riding Across

Best Option For People Who Don't Want to Wait At the Border on The Return

Street Parking in a residential neighborhood along 2nd avenue in Abbotsford.

There is plenty of IMPARK parking lots further up at Fraser Valley University

It's 5.5KM to Bob’s Burgers and Brew

SEGMENT 1: Bobs Burgers to Glacier

  • Distance: 34.5 KM
  • Elevation Gain: 448 M
  • Elevation loss: 181 M
  • Max Grade: 10.1%
  • Avg. Grade: 1.1%
  • Est dep. Time: 8:30 AM
  • Est time: 70 mins

Refuel Station will be set up on the corner of Vaughn Avenue and Coal Creek Road - lookout for a RED TENT.

SEGMENT 2: Glacier to Peak

  • 34.5 KM - 73KM
  • Distance: 38.4 KM
  • Elevation Gain: 1,421 M
  • Elevation loss: 148 M
  • Max Grade: 13.1%
  • Avg Grade 3.5%
  • Est Time: 120 mins

Gear UP - warm stuff

SEGMENT 3: Peak to Glacier

  • 73 KM - 111.3 KM
  • Distance: 38.3 KM
  • Elevation Gain: 149 M
  • Elevation loss: 1423 M
  • Max Grade: 6.8%
  • Avg Grade -3.5%
  • Est Time: 30 mins

SEGMENT 4: Glacier to Bob’s Burgers

  • 111.2 KM - 145.6 KM
  • Distance: 34.4 KM
  • Elevation Gain: 181 M
  • Elevation loss: 447 M
  • Max Grade: 8.9%
  • Avg Grade -1.1%
  • Est Time: 60 mins

Half Day Ride

Meeting Location: Glacier

We will met at the corner of Vaughn Avenue and Coal Creek Road. Look for the red Method tent.

Total Trip Stats:

  • Distance:76.9 KM
  • Elevation Gain: 1572 M
  • Max Grade: 13%
  • Est Time:
Meet at the refuel Station for 9:30 AM Location: will be set up on the corner of Vaughn Avenue and Coal Creek Road - look for a RED TENT.

SEGMENT 1: Glacier to Peak

  • 0 KM - 38.7 KM
  • Distance: 38.4 KM
  • Elevation Gain: 1,421 M
  • Elevation loss: 148 M
  • Max Grade: 13.1%
  • Avg Grade 3.5%
  • Est Time:

SEGMENT 2: Peak to Glacier

  • 38.7 KM - 76.8 KM
  • Distance: 38 KM
  • Elevation Gain: 148 M
  • Elevation loss: 1419 M
  • Max Grade: 6.8%
  • Avg Grade -3.5%
  • Est Time:

What to bring

Mt. Baker at the summit is over 5,000 ft. in elevation and can be chilly in the middle of the summer. Be prepared for ever-changing alpine weather conditions and the descent off the mountain by bringing extra clothing. The SAG vehicle can carry this clothing to the top of the climb for your added convenience.

  • Your passport or Nexus Card! No Passport, no ride.
  • Arm Warmers & Leg Warmers
  • Jacket or Vests, Warm Gloves, a Skull Cap
  • Two Tubes and an Extra CO2 Cartridge
  • 2 Large Water Bottles and Personal Nutritional Needs
  • Travel Insurance

Post Ride Social

Bob's Burger and Brew

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