Mississippi River

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BIG RIVER TRAIL

The stage is being set for an October 22nd opening of the Big River Crossing, the bike/ped path across the Harahan Bridge. Many Memphis residents have asked, “Why do we want to go over there?” Several have jokingly offered that Pancho’s is the only attraction but there is far more to see than a bowl […]

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TAKE ME TO THE RIVER

SKIPPING STONES How do you connect to the Mississippi River? Not in the hippy-dippy “feeling the power and history flow through me” sense but in the actual, physical, how do you get to the River? Maybe we should start by quantifying “connecting.” There are less than a handful of places within the City of Memphis […]

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BIKE OVERNIGHT ON THE CHICKASAW BLUFF

Join us on Saturday, June 25th for a 35 mile ride from Memphis to the Second Chickasaw Bluff at the historic town of Randolph, TN. We will return to Memphis on Sunday the 26th. With the option to camp inside or out, even the novice bike rider will have a great time. This bike overnight […]

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BAYOU A BICYCLE

RIDE LIKE A KID Kids don’t care about what their hair looks like, or how sweaty they get or how they smell as a result. They also don’t care about distance, at least not the way adults do. When I was growing up in West Memphis my bicycle ride to school was like 5 miles […]