Blackstone River Greenway, RI

Trip dates: Wednesday, May 24, 2017
10:00 AM to 2:30 PM

Blackstone River Bike Path, a leisurely paced 20 mile out and back bike ride along a beautiful bike path that travels along the scenic Blackstone river and includes great views of waterfalls and old Mill buildings. Helmet, spare tube, water and snacks required. Meet in Woonsocket, RI at 9:45 for a 10:00 start and expect 2 -3 hours to do the ride. We add a small detour at the southern terminus to a subway shop if needed. If time permits, basic bike maintenance will be reviewed.
Registration required. Rain cancels

Testimonials

  • When completed, the Blackstone River Bikeway will extend forty-eight miles from Worcester, MA to Providence, RI. , connecting to the existing East Bay Bikepath and then continue on to Bristol, RI.
  • Bathrooms at the Kelley House Museum near the mid point. No Bathrooms at the northern terminus. There is an outhouse near Albion on the rail trail only a couple miles from the Manville Parking Lot.
Directions:

Directions, To reach the Woonsocket (Manville) trailhead, take 95 south to interstate 295 south toward Woonsocket RI. Take exit 9B to merge onto RI-146 North toward Woonsocket Keep right to merge onto RI-99 toward RI-122, Woonsocket. In one mile take e

Trip details

Activity: 
Trip region: 
Rhode Island
Trip state: 
RI
Leader: 
Emily McPhillips emcp@me.com (339-223-9675; 6-9pm)
Coleader: 
Joan Blaustein joanblaustein@comcast.net
Trip location: 
gps 14-160 Davison Ave, Woonsocket, Rhode Island
Status: 
Open
Trip country: 
USA
Trip difficulty: 
easy (10-12mph)

Audiences

Adults (18+)
Run until filled: 
No

Registration

Registration required: 
Yes
Registrar: 
Joan Blaustein joanblaustein@comcast.net (617-669-3528)

Fees

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$0.00
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$0.00
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$0.00

Special types

Happenings: 
No
X Happenings: 
No
Volunteer: 
No
Instruction: 
No
First timers: 
No
Conservation: 
No
New members: 
Yes
Advance notice: 
No
Special notice: 
No
Creation date: 
2017-04-02 10:33:19.0
Last updated: 
2017-04-02 10:33:19.0