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Western New England Greenway

The Western New England Greenway is part of U.S. BICYCLE ROUTE 7 that connects New York to Montreal. The corridor largely follows near U.S. ROUTE 7 through the very western portions of CT, MA AND VT. It links with the EAST COAST GREENWAY at the Merritt Parkway near Norwalk, CT. at the Southern terminus, and with QUEBEC’S ROUTE VERTE at…

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East Coast Greenway news, July 2016

Read more at the ECG site Maine: Brewer Riverwalk Reconnects Penobscot River Cities across the country are revitalizing their waterfronts, uncovering and transforming former industrialized landscapes into lush green corridors. This trend is inspiring residents and visitors to reconnect with their urban waterways. Maine offers a handful of examples including Portland’s Eastern Promenade, the Bangor Waterfront, and…

Anacostia Trails

Anacostia Tributary trails, Maryland

Maryland’s Anacostia Tributary Trail System connects several trails managed by the National Park Service: the Anacostia River Trail the Northwest Branch Trail the Northeast Branch Trail the Indian Creek Trail the Paint Branch Trail the Lake Artemesia Trail the Sligo Creek Trail

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Rhode Island trails

Trailink.com Ten Mile River Greenway 3 miles Asphalt Arkwright Riverwalk 0.8 miles Dirt, Woodchips Blackstone River Greenway (RI) 11.8 miles Asphalt Burrillville Bike Path 1.2 miles Asphalt East Bay Bike Path 14 miles Asphalt Fred Lippitt Woonasquatucket River Greenway 6 miles Asphalt Phenix-Harris Riverwalk 0.3 miles Dirt Stillwater Scenic Walkway 1 miles Crushed Stone, Dirt…

Cape Cod Rail Trails

Cape Cod, Old Colony and Nauset bike Trails

The 22-mile Cape Cod Rail Trail follows the former Old Colony Railroad right-of-way from South Dennis to South Wellfleet, passing through Harwich, Brewster, Orleans and Eastham. The Old Colony Rail Trail occupies an abandoned Old Colony Railroad corridor stretching from downtown Chatham to the Cape Cod Rail Trail in Harwich. The Nauset Trail can be…

Cape Cod Canal bikeway

Cape Cod Canal Bikeway

The Cape Cod Canal Bikeway is two separate paved paths that connect Buzzards Bay with Scusset Beach on the mainland side, and the communities of Sandwich and Bourne on the Cape Cod side. Pedestrians may cross the Canal on the 2384′ Bourne Bridge sidewalk, but to do so on a bicycle would be very dangerous…

Westland branch of the Montour trail

The Montour and Panhandle Trails

The 46 mile crushed-stone Montour Trail (shown in red) follows the old Montour Railroad, which was built between 1877 and 1914 to link Pittsburgh with the region’s coal mines. The Airport Connector branch (shown in green) provides access to the Pittsburgh International Airport. The Westland branch (shown in green) runs alongside an active railroad to…