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The Industrial Gateway Bicycle Tour Pt 3
Albany County Visitors Center
25 Quackenbush Square (corner Broadway and Clinton Ave)
Albany NY, NY 12207
Region: Upper Hudson
- September 19, 2021, 11:00AM
DetailsEvent Type Historic Site Tour/History Description Our ride will take us along the route of the Erie Canal from downtown Albany through Cohoes, returning via Waterford and Troy. We will make stops along the way and explore the birthplace of the great Industrial Revolution of the United States. Old canal ruins, 19th century industrial sights and factory buildings and the unsurpassed beauty of the Hudson River will be our constant companions on this unique and educational ride through history. There is a 20 rider limit. Please register early as previous rides have sold out. We will stop to buy your own lunch at the amazing and scenic Cohoes Falls, Sponsoring Organization Magical History Bicycle Tours
RegistrationAdvance registration required.
9/17/21 Hardworkinjohn@aol.com 518-225-4209
Additional InformationActivities: We' ll be riding a 10-12 mile pace on paved city streets, paved and unpaved bike paths. Hybrid bicycles work best. There is a short steep section in Cohoes but otherwise terrain is flat.
Additional Equipment Required: All participants must possess a properly working bicycle, adequate riding skills for an extended on road tour and a helmet which must be worn in the ride. The ride is self supported, no mechanical services can be provided.
Event Duration (hours): 5
Not suitable for children under age 16.
Barrier Free or Wheelchar accessible? No