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Main Line Health Presents: The Only Bicycle Safety Equipment You Absolutely Need

On the hunt for a new helmet? Main Line Health offers low-cost/high-quality bike helmets and BMX or skating helmets for only $10.00 per helmet.

How to Get Ready for Bikeout or Any Longer Ride

Philadelphia’s leading overnight cycling trip, Bikeout, is just over three months away, and tickets are officially on sale now on the Bikeout website. The trip begins on September 14th as participants meet behind the Philadelphia Museum of Art and embark on a 38 mile ride via the Schuylkill River Trail to a campsite in Phoenixville. Once the […]

Trails on Tap Comes to Montgomery County

Are you a Montgomery County resident who has been jealous of Philadelphia’s Parks on Tap? Or are you a Philly resident looking for new adventures up the Schuylkill? Well then, we have an exciting announcement for you. There’s a new traveling beer garden coming to various MontCo parks, and there will be the usual drinks, […]

The Ben Franklin Bridge Ramp Opens to Large Fanfare

It was perhaps the highest profile ribbon cutting in the history of the Circuit Coalition. More than 200 people showed up on a Tuesday Morning to witness this historic event. Including more than 100 bicyclists from our rides from Philadelphia and Collingswood. In addition The Bicycle Club of Philadelphia hosted a ride using the RiverLink […]

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DVRPC Approves $5.6 Million For Walking and Bicycling in New Jersey

On May 23rd, the Delaware Valley Regional Planning Commission (DVRPC) approved ten projects selected by the NJ Department of Transportation for biking and walking in the region, including four that are a part of, or directly connect to, the Circuit Trails Network. 1,615 total views, no views today

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Locust Street Gate Fixed

In case you haven’t seen it yet, the Locust Street gate on the Schuylkill Banks has been fixed! There is now a separate entrance and exit for bicyclists, pedestrians, recreationalists and everyone else who uses the trail to get on and off from and at Locust Street. 1,201 total views, no views today

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The Ben Franklin Bridge Walkway: How We Got Here

*Join us for a ride to the ribbon cutting on June 4th! When the Ben Franklin Bridge opened in 1926, pedestrian access was still considered essential between Philadelphia and Camden and was built with two overhead walkways. Since that time the walkways went through some alterations and the north walkway eventually closed in the 1950s (after project […]

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Don’t Miss This Season’s Fun, Local Bike-Centered Events

By Sam Klugherz Summertime is quickly approaching, which means plenty of organized fun bike rides will be happening in the region. Here are some great upcoming opportunities to ride with fellow Philly cyclists.

Ride To The Ben Franklin Bridge Ramp Ribbon Cutting With Us!

On Tuesday, June 4th, the Delaware River Port Authority will officially open the new ADA-compliant ramp on the Ben Franklin Bridge. The project, more than a decade in the making, will more easily connect Camden and Philadelphia. It is also a critical link in The Circuit Trails, the Philadelphia region’s 800-mile network of multiuse trails. […]

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Ben Franklin Bridge Ramp To Open June 4th

Today the Delaware River Port Authority has set the date and time for the opening of the Bicycle and Pedestrian ramp on the Camden side of the Ben Franklin Bridge. Join the Delaware River Port Authority and the Circuit Coalition for event on June 4th. For updates follow ours blog and CircuitTrails.org. Our mood, currently: […]

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