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Bay State Bike Week 2016

Bay State Bike Week is happening so go out and find some new friends to cycle with! Continue reading

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Tweed Ride Comes to Northampton

Tune up your 3 speed; #TweedRide is coming to #WesternMA, Sat 5/14 Continue reading

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Beer, Food, Bikes

The Pioneer Valley chapter of MassBike knows how to put together a meeting for cyclists – have beer and food. Alden Booth, chapter president announced a meeting at The People’s Pint in Greenfield, MA tonight: Greenfield, MA — This Wednesday, … Continue reading

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Bike Breakfast Northampton 2013

Bike Breakfast in Northampton means  catching up with old friends. I’ve been walking much more than I’ve been riding this Spring, so I mostly see my biking friends as they zip past me. At Bike Breakfast, I got to catch … Continue reading

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Springing Back To Action

OK, Western Massachusetts. We’ve made it through the winter. The sun feels noticeably warmer and snow is clearing from the roadways. Time to get those bikes turned up and ready for riding. It’s also time to find out new developments … Continue reading

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Northampton Announces Public Hearing on Boathouse Project

Northampton, MA is holding a hearing on the waterfront park along the Connecticut River. The plan for the park is to build a rail trail extension to it, and on into Hatfield. Wayne Feiden, Director of Planning and Development, has given … Continue reading

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Norwottuck Rail Trail Resurfacing Hearing Set

If you’ve been reading this blog for a while, you know the section of the Norwottuck Rail Trail between Hadley, MA and Amherst, MA has been in dire need of resurfacing for years now. The original surface included broken glass … Continue reading

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BikeFest Returns for Fifth Year

Northampton Cycling Club‘s BikeFest, celebrating all things cycling in Western Massachusetts, returns for the 5th year, bigger and better. BikeFest is on Saturday, September 22, at Look Park in Northampton, MA. Check out their new website, Bike Fest & Tour … Continue reading

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Southampton Rail Trail Group Approaches Milestone

Northampton, check. Easthampton, check. Ummmm…ah,Westfield, check. Southwick, check. Hang on, something’s missing. Southampton. Southampton is the missing link in the New Haven & Northampton Canal Rail Trail. But the Southampton Greenway Committee is working to connect Southampton to the trail … Continue reading

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Will Bike 4 Food Ride Benefits Food Bank of Western Mass

Last year’s “Will Bike 4 Food” was such a good time and success, the Food Bank of Western Massachusetts decided to do it again! The fundraising ride returns on September 30, 2012. There are rides of 25, 50 and 100 … Continue reading

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