Tag Archives: Pennsylvania

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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Biking Bucks County covered bridges to New Jersey beer

Beautiful scenery, but oh those climbs! Continue reading

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Two ways to bike from Princeton to Philadelphia — which is better?

Both have great sections — and messy parts too. Continue reading

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My 5 best bike-trail overnights within easy reach of New Jersey

These bike overnights are all trail or mostly trails. Trips range from one night to closer to a week. Continue reading

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What it’s like to bike on the McDade Recreational Trail in the Delaware Water Gap

Biking in the Poconos and the Delaware Water Gap: A wipe-out, a climb … and later a bear. Continue reading

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30 socially distanced miles on the D&L and D&R trails

A gorgeous day, and a trail has reopened. What more could we want? Continue reading

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An open letter to Lebanon County, Pa.: Finish the trail!

The Lebanon Valley Rail Trail could one day be the centerpiece of at least 33 miles of uninterrupted trail. Give us a reason to come back and spend more money: Finish it faster. Continue reading

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Camping on the D&L Trail

A belated reply to a question I was asked at a talk about cool places to bike, Continue reading

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D&L Trail: 24 soft-serve flavors on a 2-day bike adventure to Bethlehem, Pennsylvania and back

What a shakedown ride: 133 miles over 2 days, going through New Hope and Easton on the D&L Trail. Plus the food report. Continue reading

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