Explore 7 miles of one of the key segments of the MCRT that connects the UMass Amherst campus with local communities. Enjoy great views of the Connecticut River and local farmlands while the tour leaders describe the challenges and successes of this trail’s development.
Tour starts at 2:30 PM - Friday & Saturday
Guide: Peter Sutton, Paul Jahnige
Mode: biking - 14 miles round trip
Paul Jahnige is the Mass DCR Director of Greenways and Trails. He is a wealth of information on the development of the MCRT system.
Pete Sutton is the MassDOT Bicycle Pedestrian Coordinator and an advocate of alternative transportation models and Chairman of the Massachusetts Pedestrian and Bicycle Advisory Committee