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Tuesdays this Summer - Call 427-6228 with Questions
Riders should arrive at 6:00 pm. Treks will begin promptly at 6:10 p.m.

We ask that due to COVID- 19, participants bring face coverings to wear at times when we aren’t able to practice social distancing.
Participants are asked to wear helmets and bring water along for the ride.  All participants ride at their own risk.

Fort Wayne has one of the finest trail systems in the Midwest with nearly 125 miles of trail winding through the city. Join local trail users for weekly bike rides this spring to experience Fort Wayne on 2 wheels. You’ll love reconnecting with nature along the linear parkways of the Rivergreenway or learning the history of the Wabash & Erie Canal along the Towpath Trail or enjoying the many miles of new trails throughout the Greater Fort Wayne area. Load up your family and bikes and join the fun!  Helmets and water are recommended for each ride.  All participants ride at their own risk. Tuesday rides will continue through the summer. Rides begin promptly at 6:10 p.m.

For more information, call the City of Fort Wayne Greenways & Trails Office at 427-6228 or Fort Wayne Trails, Inc. at 969-0079

Date

Tuesday Trek the Trails Ride Start Locations

Length

9/7/2021

Indian Trails Park Trailhead

Meet at the very back of Indian Trails Park near 10300 Aboite Center Rd

8 miles

9/14/2021

SportONE Fieldhouse Trailhead

Meet at the parking lot just south of SportONE Parkview Fieldhouse at 3946 Ice Way, near Fernhill Ave.

8 miles

9/21/2021

Tillman Park Trailhead

Meet in the parking lot near the softball diamonds – near 7500 S. Hanna St

8 miles

9/28/2021

Turnstone - Meet at the Turnstone facility in the Lot C on the north side of the building, adjacent to Livingston Ave.  Located at 3220 N. Clinton St.

8 miles

10/5/2021

Parkview YMCA Trailhead

Meet at the back of Parkview YMCA Parking lot behind the playground at 10001 Dawsons Creek Blvd

8 miles

10/12/2021

Rockhill Park Trialhead

Meet at the trailhead in Rockhill Park near 1400 Catalpa St, which is just east of the intersection of W. Jefferson Blvd and Freeman St.

9 miles

10/19/2021

N. River Rd Trailhead

Meet at the North River Rd Trailhead parking lot (also known as the Boat Launch, just east of Kreager Park), located near 7300 N. River Rd.

8 miles

 

Mid-Block Crossings can be confusing for everyone.  Watch this video to learn more about how to safely navigate a trail crossing where you are crossing the street in the middle of the block, rather than at an intersection.  

When traveling on city streets, bicycles have the same duties and rights as motorists.  Know and practice the rules of the road. 

 

 

Trail Counts



Have you wondered about how many people use the trails?  

 

Trail Count Charts 2020

 

 2019 Trail Count Chart

 

 

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  GF License Plate

 

Support Trails with a Trails License Plate!

Consider a purchase of this Trails Plate to show your support for all types of trails in Indiana. The foundation will use the proceeds as grants to trail groups throughout the state of Indiana. This special plate is an additional $40, of which $25 goes to the Greenways Foundation. The Greenways Foundation envisions a statewide trail, greenway, and bikeway system that provides access to trails for all Indiana citizens. This world-class Hoosier greenways system connects scenic, cultural, historic, recreational, tourist, and economic sites in Indiana’s urban and rural communities, is convenient to people of all cultures, ages, and abilities, and is one of the state’s most powerful tools in achieving economic growth, a healthy citizenry and livable communities.

It’s simple to purchase the plate! Online, simply visit www.mybmv.com and navigate to the special license plates.  You also can go in person to your local license branch or order through the mail. New this year: all license plates are now mailed to you.  You can get a tax break when buying this license plate that advocates for a charitable cause. You can deduct this fee on Schedule A of your taxes.

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The Rivergreenway is open from 6 am -11 pm daily for your enjoyment. For additional information about any of the trail events listed below, please e-mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..  

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