This exciting event starts at Blakely Borough Recreational Complex in Peckville, and continues along the scenic and historic Lackawanna River Heritage Trail through Archbald, Jermyn, Carbondale, Simpson, and Union Dale. You will enjoy beautiful scenery, learn about the history of the region, and meet new friends.
--The Ride leaves at 8:00 AM, check in begins at 7:00 Am
--Riders have a choice of four out-and-back routes of 5, 11, 22, and 44 mile routes from Blakely Borough Recreational Complex north on the Lackawanna River Heritage Trail and quiet neighborhood streets. The 44-mile Union Dale Pusher also uses the the Delaware and Hudson (D&H) Rail-Trail into the Endless Mountains.
Riders are strongly encouraged to use mountain bikes or hybrid bikes. Road bikes are not suitable for the trail portion of the rides.
--All of the trails have wide pathways, packed gravel surfaces, and gentle inclines that are generally under 4% grade.
--Each route has Station Stops on the course with water, snacks, and fun activities. Marshals will patrol the course, and all street sections will be marked and intersections staffed with flaggers.
--We ride rain or shine!
(570) 963-6730 ext. 8212