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Ohio and Erie Canalway Towpath Trail | Photo by Bruce Ford, courtesy Summit Metro Parks

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2017 Pennsylvania Sojourn

The 2017 sojourn heads back to bike the legendary Great Allegheny Passage on June 18-23, 2017. Ride with Rails-to-Trails Conservancy on this six-day summer bike excursion to experience Pennsylvania’s famous scenic wilderness, charming towns, beautiful tunnels, iconic sites and can’t-miss destinations like Fallingwater (pictured left). This fully supported rail-trail adventure vacation has great food, hot showers, flexible scheduling, fun evening activities, awesome optional trips—and the added benefit of supporting America’s trails. A few tickets remain so book now!

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A New Star for Texas: the Lower Rio Grande Valley Active Plan

The Lower Rio Grande Valley Active Transportation and Tourism Plan is a first-of-its-kind blueprint to link the beaches, wildlife preserves, waterways and cultural sites the valley is already known for.

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How to Be Equipment-Ready for Your First Long-Distance Trail Ride

As Rails-to-Trails Conservancy prepares for our 2017 Pennsylvania Sojourn, we wanted to provide a few tips on how to be “equipment-ready” for your first big biking trip.

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