40 Trails for bike riding in central and western New York State.
Here’s your chance to:
* Ride through an abandoned Naval Training Base
* Explore the remains of mills and factories from the 1800s
* Ride tree-shaded trails where steam locomotives once hauled coal from Pennsylvania mines to ports on Lake Ontario
* Experience life from a bygone era while riding the towpath of the abandoned enlarged Erie Canal
The rides in this book are designed for people who delight in exploring unique or little-known places. The paths and backcountry roads allow you to safely enjoy the natural world and learn about our community and its history.
With this guide, you’ll be able to explore the Finger Lakes and Genesee Valley region with ease and confidence. Each of the 40 rides is rated for difficulty and type of terrain, and described by length and estimated time required. In addition, you’ll know how to find the trails and parking.
Whether young or young at heart, you can enjoy the adventures this guide brings to life. All you need is a sturdy bike (no need to have a mountain bike) to begin your adventures. Enjoy the trails in all seasons. They’re equally well suited to hiking and cross-country skiing.
See the trail list and sample maps at http://www.footprintpress.com