Century Ride Route

Our Bike to the Beach Century route is designed be the safest and most efficient route to take our riders from Boston, through the suburbs of South Boston and Providence, down the East Bay Bike Path, over the Mt. Hope Bridge, and along the shore to Newport, RI.

The full route map is provided to you in your packet-materials. Get familiar with the route in advance, we also provide route cue-cards at each rest stop and mark the route with  Bike to the Beach turn signs. There will be multiple SAG cars along the route offering medical, mechanical, and directional support as needed.    

The B2B NE ride is broken up into 3 legs. The first from Boston to Taunton, MA, the second from Taunton to the East Bay Bike Path, and the third from the East Bay Bike Path to Newport, RI.

B2B NE Leg #1 – Century Ride

Where: Boston to Taunton, MA

Time: 5:00 – 9:00 AM (depending on pace)

Mileage: Approx 45 miles

Details: Most of this leg are on the streets of South Shore towns of Massachusetts and the populated suburbs of East Providence, RI. You will be biking with early morning traffic, biking safety and obeying traffic laws is always important.  This leg will include rest-stops at the Crescent Ridge Dairy, Taunton, MA, and the West Dighton Christian Church.

B2B NE Leg #2 – Century Ride

Where: East Bay Bike Path to the Mount Hope Bridge

Time: 9:00 – 10:00 AM (depending on pace)

Mileage: Approx 13 miles

Details:  The 2nd Leg is on the East Bay Bike Path. Please obey traffic laws and stay in the designated bike lanes.

B2B NE Leg #3 – Century Ride

Where: East Bay Bike Path to the Mount Hope Bridge

Time: 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM (depending on pace)

Mileage: Approx 44.5 miles

Details:  The 3rd and final leg takes you over the Mt. Hope Bridge, down the Western Shore of Aquidneck Island, and around the beautiful Cliffs of Newport past the famous Newport Mansions to the finish line.  If you are not on pace to finish by 5:00 PM we may assist and ask to drive you a portion of the ride, but rest assured ensure you can bike across the finish line!

Full Route Map

Route Metrics:

Distance: 100.00

Max Grade: 9.9%

Elevation: + 3883 / -3884 ft

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 Rest Stop to Rest Stop Route Information

Start address Finish Address
Start to RS 1 Boston College High School, 150 William T Morrissey Blvd, Boston, MA 02125 Crescent Ridge Dairy, 355 Bay Rd, Sharon, MA 02067 Map it
RS 1 to RS 2 Crescent Ridge Dairy, 355 Bay Rd, Sharon, MA 02067 Party Cake, 430 Bay St, Taunton, MA 02780 Map it
RS 2 to RS 3 Party Cake, 430 Bay St, Taunton, MA 02780 West Dighton Christian Church, 2767 Horton St, North Dighton, MA 02764 Map it
RS 3 to RS 4 West Dighton Christian Church, 2767 Horton St, North Dighton, MA 02764 on East Bay bike path, near mile 1.25, E Bay Bicycle Path, East Providence, RI 02914 Map it
RS 4 to RS 5 on East Bay bike path, near mile 1.25, E Bay Bicycle Path, East Providence, RI 02914 676 Mt Hope Bridge, Bristol, RI 02809 Map it
RS 5 to RS RS 6 676 Mt Hope Bridge, Bristol, RI 02809 Aquidneck Restaurant & Pizzeria, 27 Aquidneck Ave, Middletown, RI 02842 Map it
RS 6 to Finish Aquidneck Restaurant & Pizzeria, 27 Aquidneck Ave, Middletown, RI 02842 Hibernian Hall, 2 Wellington Ave, Newport, RI 02840  Map it

Map Entire Route

Find entire route on Strava

Our Strava Route:

You can follow the entire route using Strava.  Click here to view the route.

Metric Century Route

B2BNE Metric Century General Route Overview

Our charity ride goes from Woonsocket, RI along the Blackstone River Bikeway towards Providence, RI, down the East Bay Bike Path, over the Mt. Hope Bridge, down the West side of Newport, past the Newport mansions to our finish line on the beach.

The Route

Route Metrics:

Distance: 61.8

Max Grade: 8.7%

Elevation: + 2046 / -2154 ft

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Rest Stop to Rest Stop Route Information

Start address Finish Address
Start to RS 1

195 Davidson Ave, Woonsocket, RI

On East Bay bike path, near mile 1.25, E Bay Bicycle Path, East Providence, RI 02914 Map it
RS 1 to RS 2 on East Bay bike path, near mile 1.25, E Bay Bicycle Path, East Providence, RI 02914 676 Mt Hope Bridge, Bristol, RI 02809 Map it
RS 2 to RS RS 3 676 Mt Hope Bridge, Bristol, RI 02809 Aquidneck Restaurant & Pizzeria, 27 Aquidneck Ave, Middletown, RI 02842 Map it
RS 3 to Finish Aquidneck Restaurant & Pizzeria, 27 Aquidneck Ave, Middletown, RI 02842 Hibernian Hall, 2 Wellington Ave, Newport, RI 02840  Map it

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