South Jersey Wheelmen

Hanover, PA

Oct. 11-14


  Great Bike Riding,

Former Home of

 Hanover Shoes

South Jersey Wheelmen Convention 2018


 Hanover, PA

Jim Gullo & Laurie Pettigrew is hosting, managing hotel arrangements, making restaurant reservations and developing bike routes for our convention weekend. We have group rates for Thur - Sat nights.

The SJW will hold our Annual Convention this year in beautiful Hanover PA!  There will be Thursday option for folks that want to ride the Heritage Rail Trail in York County or take a tour of the Utz Potato Chip factory in Hanover. We will be staying at the Hampton Inn.  Call the hotel directly to reserve rooms at 717-633-1117.  Be sure to tell them your group name: South Jersey Wheelman

Check-in:  OCT11, 2018    Check-out: OCT 14, 2018

Room Rates:

$129.00 + tax/night:  2 Queen beds

$134.00 + tax/night:  1 King bed w/1 Queen sofabed

Hotel Address: Hampton Inn 309 Wilson Ave.  Hanover, Pennsylvania  17331     (717) 633-1117

Please be sure to reserve your rooms no later than 9/14/18; after this date, all unreserved rooms will be released back into the hotel's regular inventory and room availability cannot be guaranteed.  You cancel anytime up till 48 hours before arrival date.


Included with your stay with us are the following:

* Complimentary breakfast in the morning from 6AM-10AM

* Microwaves and refrigerators in all rooms

* Wireless high-speed internet

* Guest Computer in lobby

* Indoor pool, whirlpool, and fitness center open from 6AM to Midnight

* HBO and extended cable

* All the Hampton amenities

If you have any questions, please contact Jim Gullo at or Laurie Pettigrew at

 Member app : must be a club member to attend

 Reimbursement: applies only to members meeting the Convention Reimbursement Policy”.

 Members Attending:  email Jim Gullo at    with:  Name and Emergency Phone for all members in party.


The Friday night meal will be at Arooga’s, 375 Eisenhower Dr., Hanover PA 17331. The restaurant is an easy walk from our motel. You can get more information at

The Saturday night meal will be at Bay City Restaurant, 110 Eisenhower Dr. Hanover, PA 17331. This restaurant specializes in seafood, but has other items for us non-seafood eaters! It is also a short walk from the motel. You can get more information at

Also, there is a great Mexican homemade ice cream shop within walking distance of the motel. It is called Paleteria Neveria Tocumbo, 130 Eisenhower Dr., Hanover PA 17391.



There will be Thursday option for folks that want to ride the Heritage Rail Trail in York County.  The Heritage Rail Trail is flat and is located about 20 miles before you get to motel. Ride distance and start location will be announced later.

A second option for Thursday will be a group tour of the Utz Potato Chip factory in Hanover PA.

Friday-All rides start and end at the Hampton Inn

18 miles-“Horse Farm Tour”

38 miles-“Horse Farm Tour”

Saturday-All rides start and end at the Hampton Inn

 25 miles-“Ride to Race Horse Road”

 39 miles-“Adams County” with lunch at mile 23 at the former Biggerstaff’s restaurant.

Sunday-Ride starts from the Hampton Inn

16 miles-“Codorus State Park”

SJW Convention 2018