Tag Archives: Hadley

Norwottuck Rail Trail Repairs Completed

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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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Fall Gems In Pioneer Valley

I write a lot about how beautiful it is here, but this photo of the Connecticut River with the Berkshire Mountains in the background takes my breath away. I thought you might appreciate it. I took this at the Alexandra … Continue reading

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Bike Week Activities Scheduled Across Western MA

Bike Week activities are planned in several Western Massachusetts communities May 14 – 22. Rides, celebrations, and free food.  What could be better for cyclists? Oh, right – Ice Cream! Update: The Pioneer Valley Planning Commission, PVPC, has released this … Continue reading

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I-91 Exit 19 Changes Public Meeting Announced

Massachusetts Department of Transportation plans for changes to I-91 Exit 19 into Northampton at Bridge Street and Damon Road to get a public hearing. From James Lowenthal, President of the Pioneer Valley Chapter of Mass Bike, comes an announcement of … Continue reading

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Visit a Farm by Bike

This weekend’s Daily Hampshire Gazette featured a front page story on agrotourism in the Pioneer Valley, farmers opening their farms to visitors for direct sale of goods, tours of the farm, and in some cases, farm stays. Visiting farms by … Continue reading

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Beautiful Fall weekend riding

Finally! The weekend forecast is looking good after many days of rain. My bike and I are ready to go out. Trees are doing their color changing thing. It will be a great weekend to ride around the Pioneer Valley. … Continue reading

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