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Massachusetts’ Cape Cod Rail Trail

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Trails create healthier places for healthier people…all across America.

Trails and greenways are often seen narrowly when it comes to their benefits. People tend to focus on the recreational or environmental aspects of trails and greenways, failing to see the big picture—the total package of benefits that a trail or greenway can provide to communities, including public health, economic and transportation benefits, and even the effect on community pride and identity.


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Remember, every amazing trail experience begins with you! Watch our video series to learn the six Golden Rules of trail use—you can help make every trip safe and fun for everyone.

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Sojourn

200 people experienced RTC’s 2017 Pennsylvania Sojourn for six unforgettable days exploring two awesome trails—the legendary Great Allegheny Passage and beautiful Montour Trail. You can follow along our excursion to experience Pennsylvania’s famous scenic wilderness, charming towns, beautiful tunnels, iconic sites and can’t-miss destinations.

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2017 Pennyslvania Sojourn

Opening Day for Trails

On Saturday, April 8, 2017, people across the nation kicked off the spring trail season by hitting their favorite trails. Check out the special events, sweepstakes and fun.

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Be Trail Prepared


Trainee on the Trail

Follow Suzanne's quest from beginner to bike mastery and wellness.

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How to Prepare for Your First Long-Distance Trail Ride

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How I Walked 2,000 Miles in 2016

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

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11 Tips to Make Walking a Natural, Enjoyable Part of Your Day

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Massachusetts’ Cape Cod Rail Trail

Massachusetts’ Cape Cod Rail Trail

Nestled in an iconic vacation destination about 75 miles down the coast from Boston, the flavor of the Cape Cod Rail Trail is pure summertime:...

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A View From … The Great Trail in Canada

A View From … The Great Trail in Canada

It’s a fitting way for Canada to celebrate its 150th birthday: In 2017, The Great Trail will be fully connected, enabling people to cross the country...

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Maryland and Washington, D.C.’s Capital Crescent Trail

Maryland and Washington, D.C.’s Capital Crescent Trail

Forming an emerald arc around western portion of the District of Columbia, the Capital Crescent Trail connects Washington to its Maryland suburbs. The...

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