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I've laid out three alternative routes for a one-day ride in southeast Pennsylvania.
Two are loops, similar but different lengths:
https://goo.gl/maps/F8vqXCkmaruoDcnB6 (40.9 miles)
https://goo.gl/maps/8Hn8ZJ2wdxedQ8aF7 (36.6 miles)
I've done the shorter one before, but now there are some new sections of trail that were incomplete then. Both loops make use of the Schuylkill River Trail, the Perkiomen Trail, and local roads, and go through, touch, or pass near these parks:
Valley Forge National Historical Park
Pottstown Riverfront Park
Schuylkill River Greenways NHA
Central Perkiomen Valley Park
Evansburg State Park
Lower Perkiomen Valley Park
The third route is simply Perkiomen Trail out-and-back from Lower Perkiomen Valley Park to Green Lane Park and back and is essentially all on-trail with some road crossings:
https://goo.gl/maps/o3vJruSNdhqLj5mY9 (38.4 miles)
There are camping facilities at Green Lane Park, so this could also work as an overnight.
Registration for this event is currently closed. Check back soon for the launch of Bicycle Travel Weekend for 2021!