We’re now well into fall and winter is starting to arrive. For many, this means setting up the trainer or signing up for a spin class and riding indoors. 758 more words
Tags » Rail-trail
Little late in posting…but better late than never.
I like to get out early-ish on Sundays to get my long run in so I still have the rest of the day to spend with the family and get done whatever else I needed to do, but had to push my run to the afternoon because of some work that needed to get done that morning. 547 more words
One of the Pioneer Valley’s best features is its rail trails. From my house, I have the choice of heading towards Easthampton on the Manhan Rail Trail, over the Connecticut River to Amherst and beyond on the Norwuttuck Trail, or to Florence and Williamsburg on the Northampton Bikeway and Mill River Trails. 596 more words
So Queensland has been taking a bath for the past week, which is all well and good as we’ve really needed the rain. I do, however, go a little stir crazy when I’m stuck inside on a weekend so after our organised hike was cancelled I decided we had to do something … and that something was the Brisbane Valley Rail Trail. 372 more words
Once people have access to a rail-trail, it tends to get used, whether for recreation, commuting, or providing a safe route to their friend’s house. A rail-trail can attract people who otherwise may not have much contact with the natural world. 64 more words