Bike Ride Journal 2013

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2013 Greenway Sojourn - June 23-27, 2013
This is Linda Sue's journal of the 5-day 150-mile bike ride she took with her husband, Richard, on the Great Allegheny Passage (GAP)
from Pittsburgh, PA to Cumberland, MD.

Organized by
Rails-to-Trails Conservancy, "a non-profit organization based in Washington, D.C., whose mission it is to create a nationwide network of trails from former rail lines and connecting corridors to build healthier places for healthier people;"

and administered by
Wilderness Voyageurs, a company known for highly trained and skilled guides, a solid focus on safety, exceptional guest services, quality products and fun adventures since 1964.

What is the Greenway Sojourn?
(from the Wilderness Voyageurs website)
"The Greenway Sojourn is a truly unique experience. Part bicycle ride, part trail-building program, the Sojourn celebrates newly opened trails and promotes the completion of others to create regional trail systems. Through this multi-day bicycle ride on mostly off-road, multi-use trails, Rails-to-Trails Conservancy brings together trail enthusiasts from more than 30 states to enjoy the bounty of local trails, the comfort of local communities and the potential of local trail systems."

Great Allegheny Passage Map

Click on one of the links in the menu on the right to read Linda Sue's journal.
Click here to continue to Day 1 of the journal.