Ride Leader: Harry Kidd
Riders: Ron Altemus and Joan Oppel
Ride Time: 9:00am- 12:05pm
Temperature: Low 80 – mid 90s (with a heat index above 100 by the end of the ride.
Joan reported that the actual temperature dropped 6 degrees on the Champans Landing leg of the route.
Taking some diversions, and a shot excursion on the route shorted the total route to 33 miles.
We made a rest stop at the DASH IN on route 301 for water and refreshments.
A short excursion was made the "Eutaw Estate" entrance (no access to the actual sight.).
Here is a link to the MD Historical Trust listing of the "Eutaw" estate: https://mht.maryland.gov/secure/medusa/PDF/Charles/CH-79.pdf
The property is located at the end of Captain Dement Dr., off of Bensville Road. (NOTE: the mansion can't be seen, but there is a historical sign)