OHIO RIVER TRAIL COUNCIL

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Gear & Cheer Music Festival Events

 

GEAR & CHEER MUSIC FESTIVAL

A NATIONAL TRAILS DAY EVENT!

 

July 19, 2015

 

General Activities

Live Music

Arts and Crafts

5K Race/Run/Walk

Demo Days - Bicycles & Camping Gear

Demo Days - Canoes, Kayaks, & Stand Up Boards

Educational Seminar

 

Adult Activities

Wine and Beer Tasting 

Mountain Biking

Road Cycling

Yoga

Cornhole Tournament

Rock Wall

Adult Hike

Orienteering

Geocaching

Chinese Auction

Munzee

Arboretum Trail Tour

Birding & Wildlife Viewing

Photography

 

Children's Activities

Bike Rodeo

Fishing Derby

Rock Wall

Smokey Bear

Tike Hike

Swimming

 

Lake Activities

Paddlesport Races

Paddle Board Yoga

Canoe, Kayak & SUP Lessons

Fishing Derby

Swimming

Adaptive Paddling

Demo Days - Canoes, Kayaks, & Stand Up Boards

 

General Information  

Invitation

Event Pre-Registration

Tickets

Flyer

Logo

Schedule

Food Menu

Rules

First Aid Station

Emergency Services

Handicap Accessible

 

Sponsorship Opportunities

Title Sponsorship

Event Sponsorship

 

 

Social Media  

Meetup and Facebook Event 

 

Vendors and Exhibitors

Artists & Bands

Gear Exhibitor

Wine & Beer Exhibitor

Food Vendor

Arts and Crafts Vendor

Professional Services Vendor

Home & Garden Vendor

Non-Profit Organization or Government Agency Exhibitor

Vendor and Exhibitor FAQs

Certificate of Insurance and Additional Insured

Vendor and Exhibitor Map

 

Lodging and Directions

Location

Directions

Bed & Breakfasts

Hotels

 

 
 

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People said, 'Build this [Eliza Furnace] Trail and no one will come' …Now commuters use it every day and families come on weekends to blade and bike and walk.  
—Tom Murphy, Mayor of Pittsburgh, PA
Riding a bike is the best antidepressant drug and only has good side effects. 
—Gunnar Rempel
Bicycling unites physical harmony coupled with emotional bliss to create a sense of spiritual perfection that combines one’s body, mind and spirit into a single moving entity.  Bicycling allows a person to mesh with the sun, sky and road as if nothing else mattered in the world.  In fact, all your worries, cares and troubles vanish in the rear view mirror while you bicycle along the byways of the world: you pedal as one with the universe. 
—Frosty Wooldridge
Too often, the advocates of trails and linear parks along rights-of-way come up against officials who recognize only one kind of park–the squared-off kind that comes in chunks; and one kind of recreation–the supervised kind known as ‘organized sweating.’ Such officials refuse to acknowledge that there has been a change in US recreation trends, reflected in the phenomenal growth of hiking, biking, and horseback riding… 
—Constance Stallings
Let us bequeath our children more than the gadgets that surround us. If bicycling can be restored to the daily life of all Americans, it can be a vital step toward rebuilding health and vigor in all of us.    
—Dr. Paul Dudley White, US cardiologist, 1886—1973
The proposed Ohio River Trail, when completed will enhance and further develop recreational opportunities for the communities along the Ohio River Trail corridors as well as the region, by linking existing and proposed pedestrian, bicycle, recreation, open space, and transportation facilities while protecting environmental and cultural resources and improving public access to the river’s edge. One of the major outcomes of the project will be to foster further recreation and cultural-based economic development within the local communities and the region, capitalizing on the synergy of ecotourism and the potential development of a larger recreation and parks system as a way to reposition all the evolved communities for the 21st century business and lifestyle needs.
—Sean Garrigan, Ohio River Trail Feasibility Study Principal

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