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Save the dates for Bike Travel Weekend, June 4 – 6, 2021, and Bike Your Park Day, September 25, 2021.

Bike Travel Weekend & Bike Your Park Day, September 25 - 27, 2020

Richland B&O Trail

Start Location
Lexington Trail Parking area, 8am-12pm
Number of participants
Ride Description

RICHLAND CO. - The Mansfield, Sandusky, and Newark Railroad began in 1846. It was taken over by The Baltimore and Ohio railway in 1869, four years after the Civil War ended. The Richland B&O Trail was the second in the country to use the Rails-To-Trail Act to develop the line into recreational space.

Planning began in 1986 and after years of construction, the Richland B&O was dedicated on October 7, 1995 and was the 700th rail-trail in the United States. The Richland County Parks District is celebrating its silver anniversary with events planned over the next couple of weeks.

Lexington Trail parking area - Saturday, September 26, 8-12 pm

Bellville Bike Depot - Wednesday, September 30, 4:00 - 6:00 pm

Butler Hitchman Park - Sunday, October 4, 8:00 - 12 pm

Registration for this event is currently closed. Check back soon for the launch of Bicycle Travel Weekend for 2021!

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