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2017 Chocolate Tour

 

Title of Ride
2017 Chocolate
Tour
Date of Ride:
2017-08-05
Time (use AM/PM)
6:30 am
Day of Week
Saturday
Ride Classification (D,C,B,A)
A,B,C,D
Distance in Miles
10,30,50,75,100miles
Pace(MPH)
Own
Name: Teah Batdorf
E-mail:
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Phone: 717 5311541
Start Location (give address if possible)
Milton
Hershey School Athletic Complex
65 Brook Drive
Hershey, PA  17033
Directions to the Ride (not everyone will know how to get there)
From the North:

1.     Take I-81 South to Hershey Exit 77 / Route 39 (Manada
Hill/Hershey). [old exit 27] 

2.     Off Exit 77, turn left and follow Route 39 East for approx. 6
miles to traffic light. 

3.     At traffic light, turn right and continue to follow Route 39
East (Hershey Park Drive). 

4.     Follow signs to Hershey, taking Route 322 East (toward
Ephrata). 

5.     Continue on Route 322 East for approximately 3 miles. 

6.     At traffic light at the intersection of Meadow Lane and Route
322, turn right onto                         Meadow Lane. 

7.     Turn right onto Brook drive

8.     Continue past swimming pool on right-Henry Hershey Field would
be on right side               take next entrance on right into
parking area.

From the East:

1.     Follow the PA Turnpike (I-76) West to Exit 266
(Lebanon/Lancaster). [old exit 20] 

2.     After the toll booth, turn left onto Route 72 North. 

3.     Follow Route 72 North to Route 322 West (Hershey) for about 15
miles. 

4.     At traffic light at the intersection of Meadow Lane and Route
322, turn left                                   onto Meadow Lane 

5.     Turn right onto Brook drive

6.     Continue past swimming pool on right-Henry Hershey field would
be on 
         right side take next entrance on right into parking area.    
                    

From the West:

1.     Take PA Turnpike (I-76) East to Exit 247 (Harrisburg East). 

2.     Take I-283 North approximately 3 miles and follow signs to
Hershey. 

3.     Take Route 322 East for approximately 9 miles to Hershey. 

4.     At traffic light at the intersection of Meadow Lane and Route
322, turn right                                 onto Meadow Lane.

5.     Turn right onto Brook drive

6.     Continue past swimming pool on right-Henry Hershey field would
be on right side                      take next entrance on right into
parking area.

From South:

1.     Take I-83 North to Harrisburg to Route 322 East. 

2.     Follow Route 322 East for approximately 12 miles. 

3.     At traffic light at the intersection of Meadow Lane and Route
322, turn right                                 onto Meadow  Lane. 

4.     Turn right onto Brook drive

5.     Continue past swimming pool on right-Henry Hershey field would
be      
        on right  side take next entrance on right into parking area.
Ride Description (terrain-hills, etc.,scenic points, stops)
2017 Chocolate Tour
August 5, 2017
www.thechocolatetour.com 

Join us for the Seventh Annual Chocolate Tour to support cancer
research at Penn State University. There is something for everyone!
Exciting events to choose from include The Mike Geltrude Foundation
Chocolate Tour 5K or 10K Walk, The Chocolate Tour 5K or 10K Run/Race
and The Briova Rx Chocolate Tour Cycling Events (10, 30, 50, 75 and
100 miles). With rest stops every mile, runners and walkers will enjoy
local chocolate. Cyclists will enjoy rides through the beautiful
countryside of central Pennsylvania with its Amish farms, wooded
areas, and covered bridges while visiting areas surrounding the local
historic chocolate towns of Hershey (home of Hershey’s chocolate
factory), Elizabethtown (home of M&M/Mars chocolate factory), and
Lititz (home of Wilbur Chocolate Company). Cyclists will taste local
chocolate at the rest stops. All participants will be provided with a
meal at the end of their event.
Registration and Packet Pick-up Friday, August 4th 4:00-6:00 p.m.
(Check in for pre-registered participants ONLY)
Saturday, August 5th 6:30-8:45 a.m. (please register a minimum of one
hour before your event)

Start Times (Rain or Shine)
8:00 a.m. The Briova Rx Cycling Events
9:00 a.m. The Chocolate Tour 5K or 10K Run and the Mike Geltrude 5K or
10K Walk
Award Ceremony for the Chocolate Tour 5K or 10K Run/Race directly
following each run/race event.
Where
The event starts at the Milton Hershey School Campus Athletic Complex,
Henry Hershey Field, 665 Brook Drive, Hershey, PA 17033 (please visit
thechocolatetour.com for directions and more details).
Why
Funds raised by the 2017 Chocolate Tour support cancer research to
find the cure at Penn State Hershey Cancer Institute.

REGISTERATION IS OPEN!
To register, or for more details about this event, visit
thechocolatetour.com 
Teah Batdorf Chocolate Tour, Event Co-Organizer 
Penn State University 
500 University Drive, CH74, T3425 
Hershey, PA, 17033 
Tel: 717-531-1541 
Fax: 717-531-0480 
E-mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Other Information
Milton Hershey
School Athletic Complex
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