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Jim Schmid's Trail Quote of the Day #503 - Feb 27, 2017

Saving old railroad corridors as trails is not only good recreation policy, it is good railroad policy. They may be appropriate for rail use in the future. 90 more words

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Jim Schmid's Trail Quote of the Day #498 - Feb 22, 2017

Rail-trails are a perfect means of telling community stories.… Their long and colorful history make perfect greenways. They combine that history with a respect for the environment, and recreation, and allow us to live life on a human scale maintaining contact with each other and with nature. 58 more words

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Rail-Trail Hall of Fame: A selection of America's premier rail-trails

All across the country, unused railroad corridors have been converted to public multiuse trails. In 2007, Rails-to-Trails Conservancy began recognizing exemplary rail-trails through its Rail-Trail… 138 more words


February MBC Ride - Bellarine Rail Trail - Sun, 26 Feb 2017

Meaning “elbow” in a local aboriginal language, Bellarine is the region neighbouring Geelong, the peninsular forming the south-western side of Port Phillip Bay (the Mornington Peninsular forms the south-east side). 593 more words



As you can see I am embracing winter this year. Well it’s not going away anytime soon. It hasn’t been too bad as most storms seem to come at night. 621 more words

Nova Scotia

Path construction will lead to Kalamalka Lake Road traffic headaches

The City of Vernon is planning a $2.8-million path for cyclists and pedestrians along a stretch of Kalamalka Lake Road. The aim is to help connect Vernon’s downtown core with the new rail trail. 293 more words


Catskill Scenic Trail

The Catskill Scenic Trail is a  rail road track converted to a multi use trail that goes from Grand Gorge, NeY to Bloomville, NY
The trail offers grass, gravel, sand,dirt and paved part and is a nice leisure ride with areas to stop and enjoy the view or have a picnic. 41 more words