Pedal through the Meadow: Wethersfield to Glastonbury ride, Sat May 13

Come join us and “Pedal through the Meadow” (named in honor of Chion Wolf’s pre-marathon bike event). Bike West Hartford is sponsoring a friendly group ride (10-12 mph) from Wethersfield to Glastonbury CT on Saturday May 13th, 2023. Thanks to Adam Prizio and Ethan Frankel for co-leading this 17-mile round-trip bike ride.

If you missed the ride, check out Robert Gursky’s video at 10x speed

Register online to participate. Bring your bike and helmet, water, and at least $4 cash for round-trip ferry ride (plus more to purchase food or drinks at the rest stop). Check this page a day before the ride for any changes due to river flooding.

GOOD NEWS: CT DOT says “the historic Rocky Hill-Glastonbury Ferry will open for the 2023 season this Saturday, May 13, 2023, at 10:30 a.m.”

Riders are responsible for their own transportation to/from the start and end point in Wethersfield.

  • 12:30pm meet up at Heirloom Market, 263 Main St, Wethersfield for safety orientation and roll out by 12:45pm
  • See the Bikes on Main Street display, organized by Old Wethersfield Shopkeepers Association
  • Ride through the Meadows along the Connecticut River
  • Cross over the ride on the Rocky Hill-Glastonbury Ferry ($2 cash each way per cyclist)
  • Rest stop at Hops on the Hill Farm Brewery, 275 Dug Road, South Glastonbury
  • Return trip to starting point ($2 cash each way per cyclist on ferry)

For questions, email Adam Prizio. View his route on RideWithGPS

View from biking through the Meadows along the CT River. Photos by Adam Prizio.