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We offer four orchard hopping routes: U-Pick Your Challenge!* 

Registration opens at 7am. Please plan to arrive and register/check-in a half hour before your ride departure time listed below. Click here for driving directions to registration and here for an event map

 100-milers: 7:30am | 62-milers: 8am | 35-milers: 9am | 7-milers: 9:30am

(Click on the mileages above in bold print for PDF route maps)

NEW! Get turn-by-turn directions through your Garmin device or iPhone/Android! Click here for instructions and/or click here to go directly to the Maine AppleCycle in Ride With GPS. Scroll down to the bottom of this page to download the Ride With GPS files for your Garmin, iPhone/Android devices. Please see the instructions page if you have questions.  

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THE APPLE SEED SEVEN (7-miles): This 7-mile lollipop loop includes a stop at Lakeview Orchard.

THE HONEYCRISP HALF BUSHEL (35-miles): Bite into two orchards on this 35-mile route, which features long straightaways with stops at Doles Orchard and Eden Acres Family Farm.  

THE MACINTOSH METRIC (62-miles): This challenging metric century course brings you thru nine towns and past a whopping eight orchards. Hill climbers, rejoice! 

YOU'RE SO HARDCORE (100-miles): Earn your applebottom by orchard hopping your way to four different apple orchards on a seriously hardcore 100-mile ride. 

*Route elevations are based on Ride With GPS calculations. Actual elevation may slightly differ based on the device used to calculate your ride.* 

**The maps shown on this website provide an overview of each route. Final route maps and cue sheets (not shown here) will be disseminated on the day of the event. AppleCycle reserves the right to make changes up to October 14.** 

***All routes start and end at the Alfred Shaker Museum located 118 Shaker Hill Road in Alfred. Click here for directions.***

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