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Cycling Club Road & Trail Rides

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321 Ride - Pittsburgh, PA

Allegheny Highlands Trail (GAP) - Frostburg, MD

Allegheny River Trail - Emlenton, PA to Kennerdell, PA

Armstrong Trail — Rosston, PA to Templeton, PA

Bike and Hike Trail — Munroe Falls, OH to Northfield Center, OH

Big Ride Across America - Seattle, WA to Washington, DC

Brooke Pioneer Trail - Wellsburg, WV to Wheeling, WV

Butler-Freeport Community Trail – Freeport, PA to Butler, PA

C&O Canal Trail / Great Allegheny Passage Tour - Washington D.C. to Pittsburgh, PA

Clarion/Little Toby Creek Trail - Brockway, PA to Ridgeway, PA

Conotton Creek Trail – Jewett, Ohio to Bowerston, Ohio

Decker's Creek Trail — Morgantown, WV to Reedsville, WV

Ghost Town Trail - Blacklick, PA to Dilltown, PA

Great Allegheny Passage - Boston, PA to West Newton, PA

Great Allegheny Passage – Confluence, PA to Ohiopyle, PA 

Great Allegheny Passage - Confluence, PA to Rockwood, PA

Great Allegheny Passage - Connellsville, PA to Ohiopyle, PA

Great Allegheny Passage – Meyersdale, PA to Mason-Dixon Line or Frostburg, MD

Great Allegheny Passage - Ohiopyle, PA to Connellsville, PA 

Great Allegheny Passage – Ohiopyle, PA to Confluence, PA

Great Allegheny Passage – Pittsburgh (Southside), PA to McKeesport, PA

Great Allegheny Passage – Pittsburgh (Southside), PA to West Newton, PA

Great Allegheny Passage - Smithton, PA to Dawson, PA

Great Allegheny Passage - Smithton, PA to Sutersville, PA 

Great Allegheny Passage - West Newton, PA to Boston, PA

Greenbrier River Trail – Clover Lick, WV

Hoodlebug Trail - Homer City, PA

Icycle BIcycle - Pittsburgh, PA

Little Beaver Creek Greenway – Lisbon, Ohio to Leetonia, Ohio

Lower Trail - Canoe Creek, PA

Major Taylor 3-State Tour – Pittsburgh, PA

Mahoning Shadow Trail - Fordham, PA

Memorial Bike Ride

Mill Creek MetroParks Bikeway – Canfield Township, Ohio to Austintown Township, Ohio

Mon River Trail and Caperton Trail – Point Marion, PA to Hildebrand, WV.

Mon River Trail South - Morgantown, WV

Mon Valley Century Bicycle Tour — Monongahela, PA

Montour Trail — Canonsburg, PA to Bethel Park, PA 

Montour Trail - Coraopolis, PA (Cliff Mine) to McDonald, PA

Montour Trail — Imperial, PA to Hickory, PA 

Montour Trail - McDonald, PA to Thompsonville, PA

Montour Trail — North Fayette Township, PA to McDonald, PA 

North Bend Rail Trail — Cairo, WV to Ellenboro, WV 

North Bend Rail Trail — Salem, WV to West Union, WV

Ohio River Greenway Trail — Center Township, PA to South Heights, PA 

Ohio River Greenway Trail — Sewickley, PA to Baden, PA

Ohio & Erie Canal Towpath Trail — Bolivar, Ohio to Massillon, Ohio

Ohio & Erie Canal Towpath Trail - Mustill Store, Ohio to Valley View, Ohio 

Ohio & Erie Canal Towpath Trail - Mustill Store, Ohio to Lock 29 Peninsula, Ohio

Oil Creek State Park Trail - Oil City, PA to Titusville, PA

Panhandle Trail – Walkers Mill, PA to Burgettstown, PA

Pedal Pittsburgh – Pittsburgh, PA

Pedal the Lakes – Greenville, PA

Pine Creek Trail - Slate Run, PA

Redbank Valley Trail - Fairmount City, PA

Rails-to-Trails Conservancy Rail-Trail Sojourns

Samuel Justus Trail & Allegheny River Trail - Oil City, PA to Brandon, PA

Sandy Creek Trail – Victory, PA to Cranberry, PA

Stavich Trail - New Castle, PA to Struthers, Ohio

Three Rivers Heritage Trail – Pittsburgh, PA 25-Mile Bike Trail Ride 

Thomas Evans Trail — Newark, Ohio to Johnstown, Ohio 

Tour de Gear & Cheer – Beaver Falls, PA

Tour de Mon, Munhall, PA

Tour des Trees — Pittsburgh, PA

Tour of Mercer County - Sharon, PA

Tour the Montour – Moon Township, PA

Westmoreland Heritage Trail & West Penn Trail - Delmont, PA to Saltsburg, PA

Western Reserve Greenway – Champion Township, Ohio to Bloomfield Township, Ohio

Wheeling Heritage Trail — Wheeling, WV 

Wheeling Heritage Trail — Wheeling, WV to Wellsburg, WV

Wheeling Heritage Trail Bicycle Tour – Wheeling, WV

World of Wildlife Bicycle Tour - Warren, Ohio

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I have always struggled to achieve excellence. One thing that cycling has taught me is that if you can achieve something without a struggle it's not going to be satisfying. 
—Greg LeMond
Nothing compares to the simple pleasure of riding a bike.  
—John Fitzgerald Kennedy, 35th President of the United States
Three important things in life -- freedom, ambition, health. And that is why I ride a bike. 
—Harish DN, India 
Since the bicycle makes little demand on material or energy resources, contributes little to pollution, makes a positive contribution to health and causes little death or injury, it can be regarded as the most benevolent of machines. 
— S. S. Wilson, Bicycle Technology, Scientific American, March 1973
Imagine walking out your front door, getting on a bicycle, a horse or simply donning your backpack and within minutes of your home, setting off along a continuous network of recreation corridors that could lead across the country. 
—President Reagan’s Commission on American Outdoors, Americans and the Outdoors, 1987
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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