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Anyone ride Mount Greylock, MA(3 posts)

Anyone ride Mount Greylock, MAjagiger
Sep 16, 2001 6:21 PM
I've just completed my 1st Century & now I'm wondering if I have enough to tackle something like Mt Greylock. Any thoughts? Thanks
re: Anyone ride Mount Greylock, MABernie
Dec 22, 2001 7:47 PM
I've been riding for years. And there are no mountains of hills in Mass that even phase me. I'm sure you can tackle Greylock.
re: Anyone ride Mount Greylock, MAbeastgp
Mar 7, 2002 8:59 AM
Greylock is not too bad but a nice challenge. I did it for the first time a coule of years back - it's just a matter of going for it and gritting your teeth. There's a steep bit wiht a couple of switchbacks on the way up and after about halfway it gets a little bit easier and you can pick the speed up on your way to the top. It's about 3500 high but I don't know how much actual elevation gain.

Don't forget it's a blast to come down the other side!!

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