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The 25th Autumn Alpine Run

Submitted by John_Cook on Thu, 27/05/2021 - 3:47pm

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Saturday, March 26, 2022 - 8:00am to Sunday, March 27, 2022 - 4:00pm

Yes - you read correctly this is planned as the 25th consecutive annual autumn alpine run.
After experimenting with a traditional run in May 2021 (it was fun though),  I have decided to try and make it safer and give us more daylight by going in March.  
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Ride Leader - John Cook 0419 599 530  
Depart Early  0800 from Outbound at Officer  NB on the Freeway east of Berwick, not the usual Officer start point. 
https://www.google.com.au/maps/place/BP+Outbound/@-38.0695647,145.3789142,15.5z/data=!4m8!1m2!3m1!2sBP+Outbound!3m4!1s0x0:0x52f7e21a7940c5f4!8m2!3d-38.0701363!4d145.3873084  
Ride over Victoria's highest sealed road (Mt Hotham) cross the Tawonga Gap and stay overnight at Tawonga near Mt Beauty. 
I intend to keep this very simple and traditional.  Everyone to arrange their own accommodation.
I have still to confirm bookings but plan to use Mountain Creek Motel at Tawonga again
 I have booked accommodation at Mountain Creek Motel and plan to dine at their restaurant on the Saturday night.  They even have a drying room! 
They have a fully licensed restaurant on site 

Please contact them direct and mention the Ulysses Booking for a better rate than advertised.  https://www.mountaincreekmotel.com.au   
Phone numbers are:   +61 3 5754 4247 | 0447 779 350 and their email is  info@mountaincreekmotel.com.au  
They have rooms which can accommodate up to 4 people in separate beds  - check the website and book rooms in your own groups direct.  

Return ride on Sunday via Myrtleford & Mansfield.   
Save the Date.  Please let me know if you're coming.  
If you've not been for a while come and do it again.  If you've never been come and try it.
John Cook 0419 599 530
THIS IS NOT A RIDE FOR THE INEXPERIENCED OR EASILY FATIGUED. 900 KM of challenging roads in two days.