The Route

Boston to Newport, RI

The Century Ride

Starting Line

Boston University – Nickerson Field

Harry Agganis Way and Commonwealth Ave, Boston, MA 02215 (Map)

Entrance Location Map

Parking:

Street Parking is limited and many areas have restrictions on overnight parking if you intend to stay at the beach for the evening. There is un-metered Street Parking next New Balance Field on Alcorn Street.

Parking Garages are available on site at Boston University (Parking Options), but most will not be open Saturday morning.

Finish Line

Hibernian Hall  

2 Wellington Ave, Newport, RI 02840 (Map).

 

The Century Route

Metrics:

Distance: 102.7 mi

Elevation Change: + 4106 / – 4118 ft

Max Grade = 9.2%          Avg. Grade = 0 %

Elevation

Strava and Downloads

GPX Files

Useful for any GPS unit. Contains no cuesheet entries, only track information (breadcrumb trail). Will provide turn by turn directions (true navigation) on the Edge 705/800/810/1000/Touring, but will not have any custom cues. Works great for Mio Cyclo.

TCX Files

Best format for turn by turn directions on Edge 500, 510. Will provide true turn by turn navigation on Edge 800, 810, 1000, Touring including custom cue entries. Great for training when we release those features. Not currently optimal for Virtual Partner.

The 1/2 Century Ride

Starting Line

MidAtlantic Farm Credit (Map)

379 Deep Shore Rd, Denton, MD 21629

Finish Line

Hibernian Hall:  2 Wellington Ave, Newport, RI 02840 (Map it).

 

 

The 1/2 Century Route

Metrics:

Distance: 60.9 miles

Elevation Change:  + 2020 / – 2130 ft 

Max Grade = 8.6%          Avg. Grade = 0 %

Elevation:

Elevation

Strava and Downloads

GPX Files

Useful for any GPS unit. Contains no cuesheet entries, only track information (breadcrumb trail). Will provide turn by turn directions (true navigation) on the Edge 705/800/810/1000/Touring, but will not have any custom cues. Works great for Mio Cyclo.

TCX Files

Best format for turn by turn directions on Edge 500, 510. Will provide true turn by turn navigation on Edge 800, 810, 1000, Touring including custom cue entries. Great for training when we release those features. Not currently optimal for Virtual Partner.

Rest Stop Information

Century Start

Boston University – Nickerson Field

Harry Agganis Way and Commonwealth Ave, Boston, MA 02215 (Map)

Entrance Location Map

1/2 Century Start

Veterans Memorial Park (Map)

40 Davison Ave, Woonsocket, RI 02895 (River’s Edge Parking Lot)

Finish Line

Hibernian Hall:  2 Wellington Ave, Newport, RI 02840 (Map it).

 

 

Rest Stop Locations

[REST STOP 1]
Adams Farm
999 North St
Walpole, MA 02081
(Map)
 [REST STOP 2]
Rome Restaurant
4 East Central Street
Franklin, MA 02038
(Map)
[REST STOP 3]
Woonsocket Bike Path  – Veterans Memorial Park
River’s Edge Parking Lot
40 Davidson Ave.
Woonsocket, RI 02895
(Map)
[REST STOP 4]
East Providence Bike Path
66 Veterans Memorial Pkwy (on East Bay bike path, near mile 1.25, E Bay Bicycle Path)
East Providence, RI 02914
(Map)
[REST STOP 5]
Mount Hope Bridge
676 Mt Hope Bridge
Bristol, RI 02809
(Map)
[REST STOP 6]
Aquidneck Restaurant & Pizzeria
27 Aquidneck Ave.
Middletown, RI 02842
(Map)