Challenge yourself in 2018!

This year the Hanover Cyclers is challenging its club members to get out and climb! Bike to the top of High Rock Road W and take a selfie! Send the selfie to rides@hanovercyclers.org to enter, and keep an eye each month for a group ride to the top!


See below for the 5 ways to the top on the map!


Club members who complete at least 6 times this year will get a certificate of participation. Members who complete at least 10 times will get a commemorative patch, and the rider with the most times up will recieve a special gift at the club Christmas party! 


NEXT GROUP RIDE is tentative for September 29th!


Challenge Leaderboard!

Bob Van Campen

Current summits: 55


Steve Lawrence

Current Summits: 44

For the first time, Steve is in 2nd! Can he catch back up?

Bryan Eckert

Current Summits: 11

With 33 summits to catch Steve - Bryan thinks he can do it in one afternoon! HA!

Craig Murray

Current Summits: 9

Despite not summiting for over a month, Craig remains on the leaderboard!


2018 High Rock Challenge Participant Scoreboard


Participant Name Last Summit Total Summits
Bryan Eckert August 30th


Craig Murray June 30th 9
Dafna Reiner June 30th 4
Jeff Little May 1st 5
Jim Shea March 31st 1
Joe Montminy August 30th 5
John Keenan July 8th 3
Peggy Miller April 14th 3
Ralph Jodice March 18th 4
Rich Miller May 12th 2
Rob Greenholt August 30th 6
Scott Daubert June 3rd 3
Steve Lawrence September 4th 44
Tiffany Orndorff Stultz May 12th 1
Temple Price March 24th 2
William Smith April 14th 1
Bob VanCampen September 14th


Tom Bauer June 30th 1
Harry Wildasin June 30th 1
Jeff Baglis August 11th 2
Jordan Adams August 30th 3
Jim Kappes September 16th 6
Matt Alexander August 11th 1
Eric McGillurny August 11th 1
Phil Topper August 13th 3
Rich Schaeffer August 30th 2
Eric Rinehart August 30th 2
Ron Stitely August 30th 2

High Rock Challenge 2018

Photos of our club riders at the top of High Rock!

5 Ways to the Top!

Challenge yourself to climb High Rock via one of the 5 different routes to the top!

Via High Rock Road N

Coming off Youngs Road, turn onto High Rock N. Steep grade at the very bottom, this way flattens out towards the top.


Challenge: Medium

Via Glatco Lodge Road

The easiest way - take Glatco Lodge Rd and make a left on Moulstown Rd at the end. Make another left onto High Rock N for the final short but steep climb!

Challenge: Easy to Medium

Via Moulstown Rd

Approaching from the North off Route 30, take Moulstown Rd going south and prepare for a long grinding climb past Maple Grove. Just when you want it to end, make a right on High Rock and climb more!

Challenge: Medium to Hard

Via Gnatstown Road

Take Gnatstown Road starting in Bunch Creek heading west. After a mile and a half you'll come to Moulstown Road, where you'll cross and make the final climb up the back of High Rock N!

Challenge: Hard 

Via Beaver Creek to High Rock W

This is possibly the hardest way to the top - and one of the most satisfying! Take Beaver Creek off of Maple Grove and make a left onto High Rock W. There is a short steep hill immediately, then it levels off a bit - until the last mind melting 18% (via Garmin) grade in the last eighth of a mile. No shame in walking!

Challenge: Very Hard!

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