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It’s a new year, and that means there are new Circuit trails around the Greater Philadelphia Region set to open! From an extension to the Schuylkill River Trail in Center City, Philadelphia, to new lanes in Pennsauken, N.J., 2018 is set to be a great year for trail openings. So, if the snow’s got you down, here’s a list of trails you can look forward to seeing open later this year.

Circuit trails coming soon:

  • SRT – South St. to Christian (Philadelphia)
  • Baxter Trail – Firing Range Section (Philadelphia)
  • Darby Creek – Swedish Cabin to Kent Park (Drexel Hill, Delaware County)
  • SRT – Washington St. to Lower Pottsgrove (Montgomery County)
  • Cobbs Creek Segment A (Philadelphia, Millbourne)
  • North Park Drive Bike Lanes (Pennsauken Camden County)
  • Trenton Wellness Loop (Trenton, Mercer County)
  • Frankford Creek Greenway Phase I (Philadelphia)
  • Tacony Creek – Roosevelt Blvd Connector (Philadelphia)

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A graduate of the Restaurant School, Director of Development Alan Spooner began his culinary career in Philadelphia and New York, and then cooked his way out west. In Colorado he began biking the Boulder Creek Path to his job at the Bistro Morgul Bismark. When he moved to California, he worked as a pastry chef at the renown restaurant Chez Panisse in Berkeley and became a motorcyclist. One motorcycle crash and career change later, he began working at a non-profit in support of the Golden Gate National Recreation Area.