Category Archives: bike trail

Following the footsteps of George Washington … and his spy

A historical and family-friendly bike ride from Rocky Hill to Griggstown, home of that “notorious Tory spy” John Honeyman. Or was he really a spy for George Washington. Continue reading

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A bike ride from Portugal to India without leaving New Jersey

We ate our way around the world on this 46-mile jaunt through northern New Jersey. Continue reading

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Another section of the Lawrence-Hopewell Trail is done

We discover more of the Lawrence-Hopewell Trail on a 20-mile ride that includes a few miles on the East Coast Greenway. Continue reading

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More of the East Coast Greenway in Maine, more ice cream

We hit part of the Eastern Trail in Maine and went off-route for hipster ice cream in Biddeford. (Hipster in the nicest way, of course.) Continue reading

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Biking with George Washington

How cool is this? Biking with George Washington. Continue reading

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The economic impact of Mississippi’s Longleaf Trace

I love hearing about the economic impact of rail-trails because to me, that’s the most convincing argument for a trail. Usually the numbers come from some big study that makes some pretty broad-brush claims. But here’s information from one bike … Continue reading

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43 miles on Mississippi’s Tanglefoot Trail

The Tanglefoot Trail runs from New Albany to Houston. Continue reading

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