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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I thought of that [Theory of Relativity] while riding my bicycle.    
—Albert Einstein
When man invented the bicycle, he reached the peak of his attainments. Here was a machine of precision and balance for the convenience of man. And (unlike subsequent inventions for man's convenience) the more he used it, the fitter his body became. Here, for once, was a product of man's brain that was entirely beneficial to those who used it, and of no harm or irritation to others. Progress should have stopped when man invented the bicycle.
—Elizabeth West
Next to a leisurely walk, I enjoy a spin on my tandem bicycle. It is splendid to feel the wind blowing in my face and the springy motion of my iron steed. The rapid rush through the air gives me a delicious sense of strength and buoyancy, and the exercise makes my pulse dance and my heart sing.
—Helen Keller
The world lies right beyond the handlebars of any bicycle. 
—Daniel Behrman, The Man Who Loved Bicycles; The Memoirs of an Autophobe, 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
Blue Trails are an organizing tool that galvanizes citizen support for clean water and healthy riverside lands. They inspire people to protect important habitat and provide corridors for people and wildlife.  While specific protections vary from community to community, Blue Trails are often associated with conservation easements, land acquisition, stream buffer requirements, stream flow protections, and higher water quality standards.
—American Rivers

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