Motorcycle Ride

Motorcycle Ride Around the County

Thursday, May 4, 2017

All motorcyclists are invited to join riders from Christian Motorcyclists Association, for a fun and scenic motorcycle ride around the county on Thursday, May 4. In celebration of the National Day of Prayer, strategic prayer stops are planned. For more information and to register your participation, call John Fleece at (717) 625-7193 or email at jvcando@juno.com.

Motorcycle Rider Details:

  • There are 5 separate rides planned for the day. Each will begin at a local restaurant for breakfast and end at Lititz Springs Park for the evening program.
    • EAST will cover New Holland and the surrounding area
    • SOUTH will cover Quarryville and the surrounding area
    • WEST will cover Lititz/Manheim and the surrounding area
    • NORTH will cover Lebanon/Palmyra and the surrounding area
    • CHESTER will cover Coatesville and the surrounding area
  • Please have a full tank of fuel
  • Bathroom stops and stops to purchase sandwiches are included in the rides. It is recommended that you also bring snacks and drinks if you would like.
  • All motorcycle makes and models are welcome.
  • You are also welcome to join a ride along the way if you are not available for the entire day.

Motorcycle Routes

Motorcycle Routes

EAST ROUTE (New Holland area)

East Route will arrive at the following locations at the approximate times shown. Where a borough is listed, we will meet at the park.
Begin at Yoder’s Restaurant, 14 South Tower Rd, New Holland 7:00am — Breakfast 8:15am — Starting Prayer (side parking lot)
Intercourse Community Park Pavilion, Route 340, Intercourse Arrive @ 9:00am
Salisbury Township Park Flag Pole, Route 897, Gap Arrive @ 9:45 am
Conestoga Mennonite Church Parking Lot, 2779 Main St, Morgantown Arrive @ 10:45 am
Bowmansville Memorial Field Pavilion, Church Street, Bowmansville Arrive @ 11:40 am
Sunoco Gas Station and V&S Sandwich Shop, Rte 625, Bowmansville Arrive @ 12:05 pm
Fivepointville Ambulance Station Flag Pole, Route 897, Fivepointville Arrive @ 1:00 pm
Adamstown Park Pavilion, Main Street, Adamstown Arrive @ 1:35 pm
Memorial Park of Reamstown Pavilion Arrive @ 2:20 pm
Lititz Springs Park, 24 N Broad St, Lititz, PA 17543 Arrive @ 4:30 pm

WEST ROUTE (Lititz & Manheim area)

West Route will arrive at the following locations at the times shown. Where a borough is listed, we will meet at the park. Begin at Oregon Dairy Country Restaurant & Buffet, 2900 Oregon Pike, Lititz, for breakfast at 9:30am, followed by prayer, and CMA will offer bike blessings.
Leave Oregon Dairy at 11:30 am
East Petersburg 12:00 Noon Arrive
Lititz Springs Park 12:45 pm Arrive
Manheim 1:30 pm Arrive
Elizabethtown 2:45 pm Arrive
Marietta 3:30 pm Arrive
Mount Joy 4:00 pm Arrive
Lititz Springs Park — 24 N Broad St, Lititz, PA 17543 4:45 pm Arrive

NORTH ROUTE (Lebanon area)

Contact: Dave Simmons (717-813-0034)
Meet at Country Fare Restaurant 498 E. Lincoln Ave, Myerstown, PA 17067 (717) 866-9043 Breakfast from 7:00 am to 8:15 am Sign-in and Instructions to participants @ 8:15am Depart @ 8:30am
Myerstown Community Park corner of S. College St. and West Richland Ave., Myerstown, PA Depart @ 9:00am
Ironwood Community Park (Avon Park) 1 block off King Street on 14th Ave., Lebanon, PA 17042 Depart @ 9:30am
Monument Park City block surrounded by Lehman St., Spruce St, Monument St. & 8th St., Lebanon, PA Depart @ 10:00am
----- STOP @ COLEMANS PARK ----- FYI: Anyone wanting to join the ride at this point meet @ entrance of COLEMAN’S PARK – Bashore Dr. and Krause Dr., Lebanon, PA @ 10:15am
New Covenant Christian School 452 Ebenezer Rd (Rt. #72), Lebanon, PA 17046 – 717-274-2423 (meet w/students/teachers to have prayer) Depart @ 11:00am
Indiantown Gap Airfield (MUIR AAF) Intersection of Fisher Ave. and Smathers Rd., Annville, PA 17003 Depart @ 11:45
The Bridge Church 10 Kauffman Rd, Annville, PA 17003 Depart @ 12:15
SHEETZ Gas Station #211 811 E Main St., Palmyra, PA 17078 BREAK for lunch, snacks, gas and REST Depart @ 1:15pm
Victory Christian Fellowship Church 695 Ridge Rd., Palmyra, PA 17078 717-838-2033 (will meet w/students & pastors—to have prayer) Depart @ 2:00pm
Milton Hershey School Founders Hall @ Gazebo 816 Meadow Lane, Hershey, PA 17033 Depart @ 2:30pm
* FYI: Anyone not going to WJTL will depart from Rt # 322 East @ Butler Rd, to go home.
Mt. Gretna (Jigger Shop) Parking Lot 106 Chautauqua Dr, Mt Gretna, PA 17064 Depart for WJTL @ 3:30pm Route #117 - using Colebrook Rd, to Lititz Springs Park
Lititz Springs Park — 24 N Broad St, Lititz, PA 17543

NEW! CHESTER ROUTE (Coatesville area)

Contact: Tim Rupard (484-467-7330)
Coatesville
8:00 to 9:00 Double D for breakfast (1323 E. Lincoln Highway)
9:10 to 9:30 Coatesville VA (1400 Blackhorse Hill Road)
9:40 to 10:05 Police Station (1 City Hall Place) – walk to Globe and pray there as well
10:10 to 10:35 Good Works (544 E. Lincoln Highway) – Cross Street to CCWS
10:40 to 11:00 City Gate (17 N. 7th Ave.)
Landenberg
11:40 to 12:00 New Garden Park (on Rte 41 just before Newark Road intersection)
Shops at Jenners Village 851 West Baltimore Pike, West Grove, PA (Rte 796 & Baltimore Pike)
12:15 to 1:30 Capriotti’s for lunch. Other options available for lunch include Salad Works, Corner Café, Dairy Queen, and more.
Oxford
1:45 to 2:05 Light House Youth Center (245 Commerce Street)
Parkesburg
2:30 to 2:50 The Point Youth Center (356 Main Street)
Gap
3:05 to 3:30 Gap Community Center (835 Houston Run Drive)
Leave Gap Community Center at 4:00 (second Chester County group may meet us here) to ride to Lititz Springs Park — 24 N Broad St, Lititz, PA 17543

SOUTH ROUTE (Quarryville area)

The South Route will ARRIVE the following locations at the times shown. Where a borough is listed, we will meet at the park. Begin at C.R. Lapp's Family Restaurant, 101 Fite Way, Quarryville, for breakfast at 9:00am, followed by prayer, and CMA will offer bike blessings.
Lampeter Municipal Bldg Police Station 10:45 am Arrive
Strasburg Park 11:30 am Arrive
Christiana Park 12:45 pm Arrive
Quarryville Park 1:45 pm Arrive
Hess Gas Station Quarryville 2:15 pm Arrive
Millersville Park 3:15 pm Arrive
Columbia Park 4:00 pm Arrive
Mountville Park 4:30 pm Arrive
Lititz Springs Park — 24 N Broad St, Lititz, PA 17543 5:00 pm Arrive

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