OHIO RIVER TRAIL COUNCIL

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U.S. Bicycle Route System

U.S. Bicycle Route System

The U.S. Bicycle Route System is a developing national network of bicycle routes which will link urban, suburban, and rural areas using a variety of appropriate cycling facilities. 

The National Corridor Plan shows officially designated U.S. Bike Routes identified as 50-mile wide corridors both prioritized (numbered,dark, solid line) and un-prioritized (un-numbered faint brown lines) where a route might exist or be developed as a U.S. Bicycle Route. 

Based upon state opportunities or local support, the plan can change by adding new corridors or realigning existing corridors. As corridors become official routes, the wide swaths of color that show the corridors on the map become solid lines to define actual routes. 

The Ohio River Trail Council is in full support of designating PA Bike Route A as a U.S. Bicycle Route.

 

Historical Images

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Woodlawn P&LE Railroad Station

 

USA Track & Field Certified Road Races

 

Upcoming Events

Mon 20 Aug 2:00pm
Venue: MetroParks Farm Classroom A

Sun 26 Aug 7:00am
Venue: Birmingham Bridge

Sat 1 Sep 7:00am
Venue: Riverside Park

Sat 1 Sep 9:00am
Venue: Big Knob Grange

Wed 19 Sep 8:00am

Sat 22 Sep 7:00am
Venue: Montour Trail Mile Zero

Sun 23 Sep 10:00am
Venue: Moon Community Park

Fri 28 Sep 7:00am
Venue: Rivergate Park

Fri 28 Sep 8:00am
Venue: Gibson Park

Sun 7 Oct 8:30am
Venue: Rochester Riverfront Park

Thu 11 Oct 6:00pm
Venue: MetroParks Farm

Sat 13 Oct 9:30am
Venue: Belmar Bridge Trailhead

Fri 19 Oct 5:30pm
Venue: Cathedral of Learning, University of Pittsburgh

 

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