Motorcycle Ride

Motorcycle Ride Around the County

Thursday, May 2, 2019

All motorcyclists are invited to join riders for a fun and scenic motorcycle ride around the county on Thursday, May 2. In celebration of the National Day of Prayer, strategic prayer stops are planned. For more information and to register your participation, call Dave Simmons at (717) 274-3443 or email at simmons077@verizon.net.

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

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 in the parking lot Arrival 7:00am ( if you are having breakfast)
Depart @ 8:30am
Myerstown Community Park corner of S. College St. and West Richland Ave., Myerstown, PA Depart @ 9:00am
American House Personal Care 25 S 9th St, Lebanon, PA 17042 Depart @ 10:00am
Indiantown Gap Airfield (MUIR AAF) Intersection of Fisher Ave. and Smathers Rd., Annville, PA 17003 Depart @ 11:00am
Annville Police Station 36 N Lancaster St, Annville, PA 17003 Depart @ 11:45am
SHEETZ Gas Station #211 811 E Main St., Palmyra, PA 17078 BREAK for lunch, snacks, gas and REST Arrive @ 12:00pm
Depart @ 1:00pm
Victory Christian Fellowship Church 695 Ridge Rd., Palmyra, PA 17078 717-838-2033 (will meet w/students & pastors—to have time of prayer) Depart @ 1:45pm
Milton Hershey School Founders Hall @ Gazebo 816 Meadow Lane, Hershey, PA 17033 Depart @ 2:30pm
Mt. Gretna (Jigger Shop) Parking Lot 106 Chautauqua Dr, Mt Gretna, PA 17064 Depart @ 3:30pm
Bamberger’s Hardware Store 555 Furnace Hills Pike, Lititz, PA 17543 Arrive 4:45 pm
We will meet with the other groups and ride together into Lititz Springs Park — 24 N Broad St, Lititz, PA 17543 for the evening program

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
Ranck’s Family Restaurant, 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
Bomberger’s Hardware Store 555 Furnace Hills Pike, Lititz, PA 17543 Arrive @ 4:30 pm
Lititz Springs Park, 24 N Broad St, Lititz, PA 17543 Meet with other prayer groups to RIDE together to the evening program

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CHESTER ROUTE (Coatesville area)

Contact: Tim Rupard (484-467-7330)
We will attempt to stay as close to the schedule as possible. Please feel free to join us at any point along the way or drop off as necessary.
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 CYWA 423 E. Lincoln Hwy
10:40 to 11:00 City Gate (17 N. 7th Ave.)
Points on Route 41
11:30 to 11:50 The Garage meeting place (2173 Gap-Newport Pk, Cochranville)
12:00 to 12:25 Avondale Presbyterian Church (420 Pennsylvania Avenue, Avondale)
Shops at Jenners Village 851 West Baltimore Pike, West Grove, PA (Rte 796 & Baltimore Pike)
12:45 to 1:45 Lunch options available: Capriotti’s, Salad Works, Corner Café, Dairy Queen, and more.
Oxford
2:00 to 2:15 Light House Youth Center (245 Commerce Street)
Parkesburg
2:45 to 3:00 The Point Youth Center (356 Main Street)
Gap
3:10 to 3:30 Gap Community Center (835 Houston Run Drive)
Leaving Gap Community Center at 4:00 to ride to Bomberger’s Hardware Store in Lititz where we will meet with the other groups and ride into Lititz Springs Park — 24 N Broad St, Lititz, PA 17543. The event includes guest speaker Dr. Tim Clinton and a large community choir.

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 8:00am, followed by prayer, and CMA will offer bike blessings.
C.R. Lapp’s Family Restaurant 8:00 am Arrive, 9:00 am Depart
Quarryville Park 9:10 am Arrive, 9:30 am Depart
South End Borough Park, Christiana 10:00 am Arrive, 10:20 am Depart
Lampeter Municipal Bldg Police Station/Strasburg Park 10:45 am Arrive, 11:10 am Depart
Lancaster Co Christian School, Leola 11:30 am Arrive, 12:15 pm Depart
Sheetz @ Millersville Road (Lunch & Gas ) 12:45 pm Arrive, 1:30 pm Depart
Freedom Memorial Park, Millersville 1:45 pm Arrive, 2:15 pm Depart
Columbia Park 2:45 pm Arrive, 3:15 pm Depart
Mountville Park 3:30 pm Arrive, 4:00 pm Depart
Bomberger’s Hardware Store, 555 Furnace Hills Pike, Lititz, PA 17543 4:30 pm Arrive
Lititz Springs Park — 24 N Broad St, Lititz, PA 17543 Meet with other prayer groups and RIDE together as a group to the evening program

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.
Oregon Dairy Country Restaurant & Buffet, 2900 Oregon Pike, Lititz, PA 17543 Meet for breakfast
8:30am
Oregon Dairy Rest. Parking lot Meet for prayer and instructions – CMA bike blessings
10:00am
Depart – 10:30am
East Petersburg Borough Park
6051 Pine St, East Petersburg, PA 17520
Prayer Arrive – 10:50am Depart - 11:20am
Lititz Springs Park
24 N Broad St, Lititz, PA 17543
Prayer Arrive - 11:45am
Depart – 12:15pm
Manheim
Molly’s Convenience Store
35 Doe Run Rd. Manheim, PA 17545
Prayer & FUEL/Snack Break (call with evening #’s)
Arrive – 12:40pm
Depart – 1:30pm
Elizabethtown Borough Community Park
239 E Bainbridge St, Elizabethtown, PA 17022
Prayer
Arrive – 2:10pm
Depart – 2:30pm
Marietta Borough Park Prayer Arrive – 3:00pm
Depart – 3:30pm
Mount Joy Borough Park Prayer Arrive – 3:45pm
Depart – 4:05pm
Bomberger’s Hardware Store, Inc. 555 Furnace Hills Pike, Lititz, PA 17543 Meet with other prayer groups from all 5 (five) rides
Arrive – 4:40pm
Lititz Springs Park — 24 N Broad St, Lititz, PA 17543 RIDE together as a group to the evening program