Orange to Canowindra – 2 Day Tour

Orange to Canowindra – 2 Day Tour, 12 and 13 November 2016

We started from Orange Railway Station at 9:30am, rode 50k to Mandurama for lunch, then another 50k to Canowindra via Bulubula Way for an overnight stay at the Old Vic Hotel. Sunday, we rode back to Orange via Cargo 25k for morning tea, then continued to Orange 35k. A fantastic weekend had by all.

Day 1: Orange to Canowindra, 100k

Photos: 1) A great start out of Orange this morning, after 30mm of rain overnight we have blue skies. 2) Susan loves her new bike. 3) A bit of Australiana. 4) This one brought out some expletives. 5) Chris coming into Mandurama for lunch. 6) Dinner at the Old Vic Inn, Canowindra.

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Day 2: Canowindra to Orange, 60k

Only a short ride back to Orange today, 60km but with 1350 vertical metres of climbing made it seem much further.

Photo: 1) Craig Granger on some hills out of Cargo in preparation for L’Etape next year. 2) Dave and Ange struggling up one of the inclines. 3) This one brought a smile to Chris Sweeny’s face. 4) The girls of the tour: Chris Sweeney, Susan Yaghjian, Angela, Maree Williams, Kerrie Cooper and Helen.

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