From Bike Trails

Rainy Day Bike Ride with Friends

Over Memorial Day weekend, Tom and I took a rainy day bike ride with friends Sherrilyn Wilson and Pat Prosser.  Sherrilyn has been a friend since high school and she was in Ohio visiting her mom.  She and Pat live in Flagstaff, Arizona, so we have to get together when we can.  They were both …

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Jekyll Island Bike Trails

Last week Tom and I took the tandem and drove over to Jekyll Island to hit the bike trails there.  Even though you can see Jekyll Island from St. Simons, you have to drive east over the causeway to Brunswick, south over the Sidney Lanier Bridge, and then west over the tollway ($6 per car) …

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Gitchi Gami State Trail

Last week, on one of our days off, we headed down on MN 61 to bike on the Gitchi Gami Trail.  This is a paved bike trail that runs along the shore of Lake Superior.  Right now it is in three sections, but eventually it will be 88 miles from Two Harbors to Grand Marais. …

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Riverwalk

The Tennessee River runs through downtown Chattanooga and Chattanooga is taking advantage of this natural resource better than most other cities we have visited.  The Riverwalk is just one of the many attractions in the easy-to-navigate downtown area. The Riverwalk is seven miles of trail along the Tennessee River.  The Riverwalk starts at Chickamauga Dam …

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Nashua River Rail Trail

Monday was a lovely day, so Tom and I took the opportunity to ride the Nashua River Rail Trail.  The Nashua River Rail Trail runs for 11 miles in Massachusetts, crosses the state border into New Hampshire, and continues for another 1.5 miles.  The trail runs across the bed of the former Hollis Branch of …

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