Tour de Quiet Corner: Old Furnace
Group Ride Details:

Quiet Corner NEMBA will hold our annual Fun Ride as a virtual ride and fundraiser through November 15th. The Tour de Quiet Corner will offer planned routes accessible on the Trailforks app in each of our riding locations. To make a donation, give Trail Karma through Trailforks or directly through PayPal here: https://paypal.me/nembaQC

Parking is located at the top lot: 300 S Frontage Rd, Danielson, CT

Ride Level: Intermediate

Two routes to choose from:
Don't forget, miles count double at Old Furnace
A short 6 mile loop
A long 9 mile loop

Don't forget to check out the overlook at the top of the orange trail near the Down to Earth Trail

Thank you to our member Jeff Doyle for creating these routes!

Post Ride Eats at:
New York Pizza Co
Grill 445
or grab takeout and head to Black Pond Brews!

Local Bike Shop: Downtown Putnam Cyclery

We will offer raffle prizes (gift cards to local restaurants, NEMBA swag, including wool socks, QC shirts and neck gaiters) to anyone who makes a donation and rides all 6 parks.

Please share pix & adventures on our Facebook or Instagram @QCNEMBA

To enter the raffle, send your Trailforks logs to qcnemba@gmail.com by Nov 15.

Take a ride to northeast CT and see what we have to offer. We appreciate your support!

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  • Old Furnace Long Loop

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    8.8 miles
    Distance
    952 ft
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    Descent
    537 ft
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    Old Furnace Short Loop

    6.0 miles
    Distance
    566 ft
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    -552 ft
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