Category Archives: bike ride

Erie Canal day 3: Rochester to Seneca Falls

This is the day we started seeing lots of people – and boats – along the Erie Canal. Continue reading

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Erie Canal bike ride day 2: A wet day from Buffalo to Medina

Today we coped with rain and grime. The best part of the day, though, came at the end. Continue reading

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Erie Canal bike ride: A crisis on the way from Buffalo to Medina

It was shaping up to be a perfect day. Until a piece of metal broke. Continue reading

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Erie Canal bike ride: Exploring Buffalo

So much to see in Buffalo! Spend a day here before heading out on the Erie Canal trail. Continue reading

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The D&R Canal towpath from Princeton to partway to Trenton

Here’s the state of the D&R Canal towpath from Washington Road to the Lawrence Hopewell Trail. Continue reading

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I’m planning a bike ride on the Erie Canal — your must-sees?

Four people, four bikes but no mules, going the other way instead of from Albany to Buffalo. Continue reading

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New Brunswick to Princeton on the D&R Canal + East Coast Greenway

The D&R Canal towpath was a mess after the one-two punch from Henri and Ida in late August and early September of 2021. Eight months later, it was time to check out how much repair work had been done and how rideable the route is. Continue reading

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A loop through the Assunpink wildlife refuge

This bike ride, at close to 30 miles, goes from West Windsor through the Assunpink Wildlife Management Area and back via Hightstown. Continue reading

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A new bike crossing over the Delaware River

The bike-ped path on the new Scudders Falls Bridge is finally open. Continue reading

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Biking in the Brandywine Valley: Hills, headwinds and Hurricane Ida’s wrath

Wow what hills. And what gorgeous scenery. Two days of bicycling in the Brandywine Valley southwest of Philadelphia. Continue reading

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