Tag Archives: Philadelphia

Schuylkill River Trail: A metric century from Philadelphia to Reading

The Schuylkill River Trail has had lots of upgrades since I biked from Conshohocken to Reading seven years ago. This time I started in Philadelphia. Here’s what I found. 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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Four Seasons (Total Landscaping) to Four Seasons (Hotel) — a Philadelphia bike ride

The “Fraud Street Run” is a great opportunity to check out some Philadelphia trails. Continue reading

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Philadelphia’s Circuit Trails: I bike for barbecue

Even if I end up in a food coma. Continue reading

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Bicycling from bakery to bakery in Philadelphia

14 pastry stops on one bicycle ride!?! Continue reading

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Philadelphia’s Pennypack Trail: A surprisingly hilly bike ride

The Pennypack winds and climbs (if just briefly) alongside Pennypack Creek. Continue reading

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My take on the East Coast Greenway from Trenton to Philadelphia

Here’s what it’s like biking on the Pennsylvania side. The New Jersey side is another option. Continue reading

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Construction sites along the East Coast Greenway

It’s inspiring to hear about parts of the East Coast Greenway that are now under construction. Continue reading

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Who is Kelly Drive in Philadelphia named after?

If you, like me, said Grace Kelly, aka Princess Grace of Monaco, wrong. Continue reading

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Day 1 — Conshohocken to Philadelphia to Wilmington

Today’s 50-mile route was bookended by two fabulous trails: The Schuylkill River Trail and the Northern Delaware Greenway trail. Continue reading

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