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Local Events & Festivals
Try your luck at a Poker Run. Plan a ride to take in an event near the trail such as Meyersdale's Maple Festival. ATA is listing these events as the information has been provided to us. Please contact the sponsors for details. Contact ATA at atamail@atatrail.org or 1-888-ATA-BIKE.



2015 RIDES
Friday April 24, 2015
Crush The Commonwealth
An unofficial 'race', Crush The Commonwealth is simple. Just bike as fast as you can from Point State Park in Pittsburgh to the Liberty Bell in Philadelphia following the prescribed route - which includes the GAP through to Rockwood. No prizes but your pride.Visit the Website
Saturday April 25, 2015
McKeesport Grand Prix (Race)
The McKeesport Grand Prix saw over 100 riders participate in its debut in 2013. We love the effort, and this year they'll preempt the Steel City Showdown once again with this criterion, run through the Appalachian Bicycle Racing Association series. Visit the Website
Saturday May 16, 2015 to Sunday May 24, 2015
Adventure Cycling Association (Ride)
This guided tour, hosted by an experienced ACA trip leader, has you and a dozen others do the whole DC-Pittsburgh experience.
Visit the Website
Saturday May 23, 2015 to Sunday May 31, 2015
Adventure Cycling Association (Ride)
This guided tour, hosted by an experienced ACA trip leader, has you and a dozen others do the whole DC-Pittsburgh experience. Visit the Website
Sunday June 21, 2015 to Friday June 26, 2015
Rail-Trail Sojourn (Ride)
Rail-Trail Sojourn (Ride) - June 21-26
The Rails to Trails Conservancy runs their hundreds-strong Sojourn this year from Coraopolis on the Montour Trail to the GAP's end at Cumberland, MD. It's organized through Wilderness Voyageurs and is kind of a big deal. Visit the Website
Monday August 03, 2015 to Friday August 07, 2015
Bike 4 life August 3rd to August 7th, 2015
Bike for Life Participants will be peddling 300 miles from West Newton, PA to Washington D.C. departing on August 3rd, 2015 and arriving on August 7th, 2015. The journey will raise funds for the Red Cross and its local disaster relief efforts. The organization is committed to preventing and alleviating human suffering in the face of emergencies.
For details go to www.arcbike4life.org or contact Dave Mickley: dave@arcbike4life.org or 724.872.8748
2015 THRU-TRIPS
No through trips are listed.
2015 EVENTS
Saturday May 09, 2015
FOURTH ANNUAL YOUGH RIVER TRAIL 5k/10k RUN AND 2 MILE FUN WALK
FOURTH ANNUAL YOUGH RIVER TRAIL 5k/10k RUN AND 2 MILE FUN WALK
MAY 9, 2015 SPONSORED BY WEST NEWTON FOX’S PIZZA

Pre-registrations for this event must be received by APRIL 9TH, 2015 to ensure receipt of free event T-Shirt.

For additional information call: 724-872-5586 or see website www.bikewytc.org
2015 FESTIVALS
No festivals listed.
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