Adirondack Cycling Advocates


For all our friends, fans, & recent discoverers of this website! We would very much like to have others to be involved in curating our valuable resources & information found on this website.  It would seem to us that Those Who Ride Should Decide! We’re talking about all those rides contained therein: ROAD ROUTES:…
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VERMONT GETTING MORE MOUNTAIN BIKING TRAILS TO CONNECT COMMUNITIES            WCAX Channel 3 (Burlington, NY) 11/30/20                                 Vermont is getting 10 new miles of mountain biking trails, which will connect communities and bring money to rural areas….
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Red Bull Acolades

This is really cool…our own Gurney Lane Mountain Bike Park made Red Bull’s Top Trail Systems in the Northeast.,best%20trail%20for%20their%20skills.


Although Amtrak has not begun to operate the Adirondack & Ethan Allen trains north of Albany-Rensselaer or Schenectady stations Amtrak has installed bicycle racks on all its passenger coaches operating in New York State. When the Adirondack & Ethan Allen trains do begin operating bicyclists in Saratoga, Warren, Essex, Clinton, & Washington Counties. Bike Racks…
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Roadies and other smooth pavement seekers may enjoy the brand new pavement on Schroon River Road, north of County Home Bridge Road. These routes include this new pavement: Warrensburg-Chestertown Loop Rivers and Lakes We all like smooth roads!  Much less fatiguing, mentally & physically!

Darker Earlier

It’s getting darker sooner!  Our days are shortening!  You can help save yourself & others sharing our roads a lot of Angst!  Please use lights!  It’s actually a requirement per NYS Department of Transportation: Section  1236 Lamps and other equipment on bicycles  Vehicle & Traffic (VAT) (a) Every bicycle when in use during the period from one-half…
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Interesting opinion on pages four & five of Sunday New York Times, Sunday Review, July 12th, 2020 – “The End of Cars”: The author, Farhad Manjoo, ends with the rhetorical question, “Given these threats*, how can American cities continue  justify wasting such enormous tracts of land on death machines?” *Extant threats which he enumerates,…
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Good morning, everyone. This piece appeared in the Albany Times Union yesterday – in some respects it is a continuation of the stalled conversation that Joe Martens facilitated with a group of state agency stakeholders prior to the last New York Bike Summit to address the overall challenge of how NYS can become a top bike…
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From our friends at The Albany Bicycle Coalition Friends of Cycling and Advocates for Safe Streets: Follow this link to see the finishing phase of the South End Connector Bikeway construction. While there are still some final touches, the photos and text highlight all that has been accomplished in the past 7 years to…
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June 25th Chronicle article on page 32: Biking Group. . . It’s a bit like the Adirondack Forty-Sixers ( but with only ±18% of the climbs. . .done with road bike, mountain bike, or any combination of each of our designated routes!    

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