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Monthly Archives: June 2016

Wheel in for Bike 2 Barberton Day on Saturday July 9th

June 30th, 2016

Celebrate Bike 2 Barberton Day on Saturday, July 9th. The Bike Rodeo for Grades K-5th Grade is first followed by the Bidlingmyer Bike Ride for riders of all ages. Registration is required. Once registered riders will receive a wrist band that will give you access to food, beverage, a t-shirt and a chance to win a prize. 9 […]

A trail alert from Summit Metro Parks

June 30th, 2016

07/05/16: Beginning July 5, the Bike and Hike Trail in Boston Heights will be closed for approximately 30 days as ODOT makes emergency slope repairs near the Akron-Cleveland Road tunnel. The closure is between the east side of SR 8 and the SR 303 trailhead. There is no detour given the short construction schedule. There […]

It is time to sign up for the Summit Metro Parks Summer Biking Spree

June 30th, 2016

The Summit Metro Parks Summer Biking Spree begins July 1. To join the fun you need to complete five rides on designated trail sections (but only one Biker’s Choice) between July 1 and August 3— on five different trails, the same trail or any combination of trails — to receive rewards. First-time participants who complete […]

Checking out the Erie Depot

June 20th, 2016

It’s bigger on the inside-we noted as we walked through the door. The Erie Depot is located on 4th Street, across the street from where it originally stood. There are tables inside where you can sit and enjoy the decor as well as your food. The menu includes refreshingly cold items such as ice cream  & […]

If you need some gift ideas, we have some suggestions

June 9th, 2016

   For the trail rider:  SingleTrack Lite Wicking T- Rapid wick performance cotton touch fabric , antibacterial finish to prevent odour. Crew neck style with taped neck seam seams for strength and comfort Hummvee Pant- Durable trail baggy pant in Teflon® treated nylon with available Mesh Clickfast™ liner. Mighty Mitt-High stretch back with embossed neoprene knuckle panel,gel padding […]

The Tow Path by Wilbeth Rd and did you notice?

June 9th, 2016

The Summit Metro Parks web page has a new look, making it even easier to use and find trail alerts. Speaking of alerts, Summit Metro Parks reports the City of Akron is completing a wetland restoration project near the Towpath Trail south of Wilbeth Road. Small off-road vehicles will be using the trail to access […]

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