Meridian, the sixth largest city of Mississippi, except of hosting numerous cultural events, offers great opportunities to visitors for recreation all year long. It was established in 1860, rebuilt after the Civil War and became the largest city of Mississippi between 1890 and 1930. It contains many parks with tennis courts, softball fields, swimming pools etc. Visitors can also experience water skiing, hiking and camping at Bonita Lakes area and Okatibbee Lake.
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Bicycling / Cycling in Mission Ridge Route, Wenatchee, Washington USA
Mission Ridge route starts from S Mission Str. in Wenatchee Town and it ends on Mission Ridge Ski Area. It is 24 mi/38.6 km long, out and back, with an elevation gain of 4000 ft/1219 m. The difficulty level of this ride is in Hors Category, suitable only for advanced riders.
The average gradient of the terrain is at 7% and the maximum at 11%. The road goes mostly uphill and it is well traveled by cars, so cyclists should be careful. It is a wonderful, long ride, with some technical difficulties and a good physical condition is required.
You will ride through dense forest and amazing mountain views that lead you up in the Mission Ridge mountain Ski Area. Mission Ridge Route is a challenging ride for bicycle enthusiasts to escape the city and take a deep, refreshing breath of fresh, clean mountain air. Don’t forget to take water with you.