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Video from The Waterfront to Boston Trailheads
Stillriding, Pittsburgh, PA.
3/26/2017 11:08:54 AM
I did another video. Hope you like it. Copy and paste to YouTube. https://www.youtube.com/edit?o=U&video_id=JLqbOyi3TD8
2 replies - latest: "LOL it did not work for me either. ..."
by Stillriding, Pittsburgh
, Mar 27 2017 9:06AM
PAW PAW TUNNEL CLOSURE
2/17/2017 9:42:55 AM
Just saw this on NPS site:
C&O Canal Towpath Closure at Paw Paw Tunnel
Oldtown, MD - The Chesapeake and Ohio Canal National Historical Park (C&O Canal) will be performing a rock scaling project along the towpath at the northern or down...
3 replies - latest: "Can you just take 51 hiway a mile t..."
by Allen, Shawnee, ks
, Mar 26 2017 3:26PM
Can't miss site-seeing opportunities on the GAP/C&
Tres Amigos, North Miami, Florida
3/21/2017 1:09:02 PM
Planning a West to East of the GAP/C&O in late May-early June (starting Pittsburgh May 29th) with a couple friends and we don't want to miss a thing! We will be B&B’g with planned stops in Ohiopyle (1 extra day to mountain bike), Cumberland, Hancock,...
7 replies - latest: "Nothing better than a beer after dr..."
, Mar 24 2017 5:23AM
lodging in Meyerdale
Margaret, Amherst, OH
3/11/2017 3:59:06 PM
Hi- I am planning a trip for two families ( about 12 people total) in late June/early July. I am wondering about lodging in/near Meyersdale? We would prefer camping as we have a bigger group w/ kids. I have not yet been able to find anything in Me...
1 reply - "I would suggest contacting the Morg"
by Misty, Baltimore
, Mar 21 2017 10:20AM
5/31/2013 8:42:14 PM
Dave, from youtube did an excellent series of videos on his travels on the gap/towpath. Very informative and fun to watch. His entire trip consists of 12 months and 111 videos.
2 replies - latest: "Love Dave's videos! Very inspiring ..."
by John W., Pittsburgh, PA
, Mar 16 2017 5:49PM
House almost on Bike Trail
mollypitcher, West Newton
3/14/2017 3:09:39 PM
FSBO: cute house for short money, there is a very cute one I will be selling on Mulberry Lane for only $25K. Great for bike and river enthusiasts and in good condition with nice yard! 704-345-1194
2 replies - latest: "Perhaps in West Newton on the trail..."
by dave , hollidaysburg
, Mar 14 2017 3:44PM
Parking and Inexpensive Shuttle Service
Donna & Jenni, Wisconsin
3/9/2017 4:16:28 PM
My daughter and I are planning a leisurely bike trip mid-June from Connellsville to Cumberland--about 30 miles a day so we can enjoy the towns and scenery. We’re coming from Wisconsin and this is our first time on the GAP trail. We plan to start ea...
3 replies - latest: "You should certainly be able to par..."
, Mar 10 2017 7:44PM
Hello Veteran Members
3/2/2017 4:29:23 AM
I'm the new guy. I justed wanted to say hi to the group in hopes of making new buddies.
I hope everybody is doing well and I'm looking forward to great discussions within the site.
Have a wonderful day!
riding from Pittsburg to Georgetown in October
DME, Mesa, AZ
2/16/2017 3:53:18 PM
I am wondering when the best time to ride the trail if seeing the fall colors is one of our objectives.
1 reply - "Late October."
by charlie, manassas
, Feb 28 2017 7:10AM
Homestead to Pgh. Point State Park Video
12/17/2016 11:29:30 AM
For anyone coming from out of town and/or would like to see what Pittsburgh looks like, please watch my video. If the link does not work just copy and paste it into the YouTube search. Hope you enjoy it.
5 replies - latest: "With it being 60+ degrees I did thi...", Feb 19 2017 10:23AM
new B&B in Paw Paw
Carol, Paw Paw, WV
7/23/2014 3:46:42 PM
Heads up folks! Theres a new B&B in Paw Paw called Wrenwood Inn. Located in the same house as the old Heritage Trail B&B thats 2 doors up from the Liberty gas station, across the street from the bank. Open 7 days/week, year round, newly upgraded and ...
3 replies - latest: "The Wrenwood Inn is a a nice lunch ..."
by TopShelf, Ohio
, Feb 16 2017 2:22PM
Trail Guide opinion if useful
T Bebee, Syracuse, NY
12/15/2016 10:17:10 PM
Planning on riding from Pittsburgh to DC in late April/early May. Wondering if anyone has an opinion if buying the Trail Guide book is useful or is there enough info online? We had one for the Erie Canal trail but found it out of date pretty fast w...
6 replies - latest: "I picked the new 12th edition trail..."
by Wayne, New B
, Feb 13 2017 1:11PM
BiggJilm, California, MD
2/8/2017 12:32:39 PM
Can anyone give me an idea on current trail conditions above Point of Rocks? Looking to do an overnight out-n-back this coming weekend. MTB or Gravel bike?
1 reply - "It's probably pretty good right now..."
, Feb 8 2017 1:55PM
Planning a Fall DC to the Burgh 4 day tide
KBM, Kensington MD
2/6/2017 8:46:22 AM
Hello, I want to plan a 4 day ride in late Sept or Oct. I wanted to get input on the best towns to stop and spend the night. At the age of 53 I plan to sleep in a bed, get a hot shower, have a good bike friendly dinner and check out a place I have ...
1 reply - "I've done 5 thru rides on the Passa..."
by Rick, Grafton va
, Feb 7 2017 10:28AM
Dee, Grasonville, MD
2/3/2017 5:06:28 PM
I want to plan a 2 ( 1 night) or 3 (2 night) hiking trip along the C & O. No camping. Sleep in motels and eat in rest.Any itineraries out there?
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