Backroad Bicycling Near New York City

Backroad Bicycling Near New York City

Although not all of the tours chosen for this guide are flat, the name "Cycling for Softies" could be also be given to this compilation of 1-day trips in the New York tristate area.

Author: Gerry Brooks

Publisher:

ISBN: 0881506605

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 217

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Leave the inner city for biking the nearby country roads and lanes in the New York tristate area.
Categories: Sports & Recreation

Best Bike Rides New York City

Best Bike Rides New York City

Five. Boro. Bike. tour. Founded in 1977 by a New York City schoolteacher and
called Five Boro Challenge at the time, the ... The program he designed included
cycling clinics and repair workshops, and culminated in a city day trip around the
 ...

Author: Mary Staub

Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield

ISBN: 9781493010288

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 320

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Best Bike Rides New York City describes more than 40 of the greatest recreational rides in New York City. Road rides, rail trails, bike paths, and single-track mountain bike rides all get included. Most rides are in the 5 to 30 mile range, allowing for great afternoon outings and family adventures.
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Time Out New York

Time Out New York

Tour New York Navigating New York may at first appear to be a daunting task: it's
big, it's busy and it doesn't stop while ... for exploring the city's attractions, whether
your pleasure is cycling, sailing, bonding with fellow sightseers on a tour bus, ...

Author: Editors of Time Out

Publisher: Time Out Guides

ISBN: 9781846703195

Category: Travel

Page: 416

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Now in its 20th edition, Time Out New York provides the inside track on the Big Apple in an exhaustive guide with illuminating features and hundreds of independent unbiased venue reviews covering everything from iconic skyscrapers to buzzing neighborhoods. The guide offers an exhaustive overview of everything the city has to offer in terms of tourist attractions, eating and drinking, shopping, clubs and the sights — everything from pizza and bagels to shopping green. Comprehensive coverage of the city's incomparable arts and culture scene makes this an invaluable sourcebook for tourists and natives alike. An extensive month-by-month calendar of events is included. Escapes and excursions within relatively easy reach for day or overnight trips are also included.
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Fun with the Family Metro New York

Fun with the Family Metro New York

Hundreds of Ideas for Day Trips with the Kids Mary Lynn Blanks. Among the
riches are the European ... For more information check the city Web site at www.
nyc.gov/bikes. central Park Bike tours and rentals. 203 W. 58th St.; (212) 541-
8759; ...

Author: Mary Lynn Blanks

Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield

ISBN: 9780762765522

Category: Travel

Page: 176

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Written by a parent, for parents, this opinionated, personal, and easy-to-use guide has hundreds of ideas to keep the kids entertained for an hour, a day, or a weekend! Fun with the Family Metro New York leads the way to amusement parks, historical attractions, children’s museums, wildlife habitats, festivals, parks, and many other exciting places to go. The whole family will enjoy . . . Exploring the natural wonders of Wave Hill, Van Cortlandt Park, and Pelham Bay Park—all within the city limits Time-traveling back to the days of yore, whether as wizards or princesses, at the Cloisters Strolling through the fabulous mansions of millionaires, or speculating on the whereabouts of the buried treasures of Rip Van Winkle and Captain Kidd Swimming, boating, hiking, sightseeing, and fishing on Fire Island National Seashore
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Islands Magazine

Islands Magazine

For information, call your travel agent or Swept Away: 800-526-2422 or
5mPrAway (809) 957-4040. ... A sample: a 16-day mountain-bike tour of Papua
New Guinea. ... Backroads Bicycle Touring's newest: an 8-day inn tour of Ireland.
... The back roads of Jamaica ("unpaved roads through some of the most
unspoiled areas") are part of 2- and 3-day weekend tours from Vermont Country
Cyclers (which ...

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Page: 200

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Bicycle USA

Bicycle USA

Detailed tours and maps . Gail Forker , PO Box 322 Huntington Station , NY
11746 - 0262 ( 516 ) 549 - 3553 Access to Intercity Bus / Bonanza Bus Lines
Albany Amenia Dover Plains Hillsdale New York City White Plains Yonkers
Margaret ...

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ISBN: PSU:000063841183

Category: Cycling

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Categories: Cycling

Library of Congress Subject Headings

Library of Congress Subject Headings

New York school of art UF New York School ( Former headingi BT Art , American
— 20th century New York school of ... New York State Barge Canal System ( N.Y.
) USE New York State Canal System ( N.Y. ) New York State Bike Route 5 ( N.Y. )
... York Metropolitan Area New York Region New York Telephone Company
Long Island Headquarters ( New York , N.Y. ... Civilization -German influences BT
Germany - Civilization - Description and travel UF New Zealand - Description and
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Author: Library of Congress

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ISBN: OSU:32435076471762

Category: Subject headings, Library of Congress

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Cycling Philosophy for Everyone

Cycling   Philosophy for Everyone

A Philosophical Tour de Force Jesús Ilundáin-Agurruza, Michael W. Austin.
Philosophers, Book 7, LIII; Seneca, Letter 76, in The Stoic Philosophy of Seneca,
trans. Moses Hadas (New York: Anchor Books, 1958), pp. 208–15. 5 Augustine,
The ...

Author: Jesús Ilundáin-Agurruza

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1444341367

Category: Philosophy

Page: 288

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Covering interesting and varied philosophical terrain, Cycling - Philosophy for Everyone explores in a fun but critical way the rich philosophical, cultural, and existential experiences that arise when two wheels are propelled by human energy. Incorporates or reflects the views of high-profile and notable past-professional cyclists and insiders such as Lennard Zinn, Scott Tinley, and Lance Armstrong Features contributions from the areas of cultural studies, kinesiology, literature, and political science as well as from philosophers Includes enlightening essays on the varieties of the cycling experience, ranging from the ethical issues of success, women and cycling, environmental issues of commuting and the transformative potential of cycling for personal growth Shows how bicycling and philosophy create the perfect tandem Includes a foreword by Lennard Zinn, author and owner of Zinn Cycles Inc.
Categories: Philosophy

New York Magazine

New York Magazine

Bicycle Into Autumn: Fall Foliage Weekends. Berkshires, Vermont. ... Windsurfing
New York - Hamptons; Sales, Lessons, Rentals. ISLAND ... Licensed by NYC
Education Department - Placement Assistance - AMERICAN TOUR
MANAGEMENT INSTITUTE - 889-5990. ... Financial District, lunch, after work
classes.

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Page: 126

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New York magazine was born in 1968 after a run as an insert of the New York Herald Tribune and quickly made a place for itself as the trusted resource for readers across the country. With award-winning writing and photography covering everything from politics and food to theater and fashion, the magazine's consistent mission has been to reflect back to its audience the energy and excitement of the city itself, while celebrating New York as both a place and an idea.
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Nosh New York

Nosh New York

Bicycle. Travel. I'm an avid bicycle rider, and many of the neighborhoods
discussed here can be reached easily by bike. Using a bicycle can require
considerable planning, though, but fortunately the New York City Department of
City Planning ...

Author: Myra Alperson

Publisher: St. Martin's Griffin

ISBN: 9781466853386

Category: Travel

Page: 320

View: 214

Whether you're a lifelong New Yorker or you're visiting for the first time, when you're in the Big Apple you're in food heaven - a nosher's paradise where you can find the freshest and most authentic foods of any cuisine in the world, from steaming soup dumplings to Persian Kebabs, Moroccan tagines, Chinese bubble tea, Senegalese ginger beer, Colombian cholados, kosher focaccia bread, the freshest Italian cheeses, Guyanese roti and more! In this thorough and user-friendly book, passionate New York food guide Myra Alperson takes readers on her popular tours around town. Organized by borough and divided into easy-to-follow walks -- each of which can be done in an afternoon -- she points readers to the best ethnic restaurants, cafes, bakeries, tea houses, take-out stores, specialty shops, produce stands, supermarkets, and other food hot spots. From generations-old favorites to vibrant newcomers, the delicious discoveries and include the best: - Indian, Greek, Brazilian, Cuban, Romanian, Irish, Chinese, Afghan and Thai spots in Queens - Italian, Kosher, Caribbean, Polish, Scandinavian, Russian and Moroccan delights in Brooklyn - Chinese, West African, Soul Food, Mexican, Dominican, Korean and Turkish finds in Manhattan - Sicilian, Albanian, Jamaican and Cambodian delights in the Bronx - And much more. You'll also discover: New York's last authentic beer garden * where to buy Chilean hot dogs and Brazilian pizza* the newest wave of Egyptian markets * the last Kosher market in Brighton Beach and the only Norwegian market in New York City * fun and delectable side trips * vegetarian and kid-friendly finds * cultural information for each neighborhood, along with info on the best parks, museums, gift shops, and bookstores. Complete with subway, bus, and car directions along with detailed maps of each neighborhood covered, Nosh New York turns an afternoon in the city into a delicious food adventure.
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Outing Sport Adventure Travel Fiction

Outing  Sport  Adventure  Travel  Fiction

Stevens , Round the World Myers : Newton , Aubin and Wilson ; Chelsea , Cycler
, New York City , and Chas . ... John A . Reiman and W . O . Graham , Ramblers '
Bicycle Wells , on a racing quadrant " trike , ” was allowed Club , Buffalo , N . Y .

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ISBN: UOM:39015070320554

Category: Outdoor recreation

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Categories: Outdoor recreation

The New York Times Guide to New York City 2003

The New York Times Guide to New York City 2003

Author: New York Times Guides

Publisher: New York Times Books

ISBN: 1930881061

Category: Travel

Page: 536

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The New York Times Guide to New York City, now in its third annually revised edition draws on the firsthand knowledge of reporters and critics who live and work in New York. This guide is an invaluable reference for the tourist, businessperson or resident navigating the constantly changing cityscape. Includes: * Coverage of the downtown area, including reopened facilities and the latest development plans and their effect on subways and roads; * 300 reviews of the city's top restaurants by William Grimes and Eric Asimov, reflecting the major changes in the dining scene; * Top attractions for both tourists and locals, including sightseeing, museums, shopping, parks, and walking tours; * Extensive hotel coverage, with ratings of more than 100 hotels; * Theater, Arts, and Music recommendations by top Times critics; * Neighborhood by neighborhood guides with clear easy-to read maps; * Getting to and from New York, best bets in nightlife, New York for children and more
Categories: Travel

The Bike Tour Mystery

The Bike Tour Mystery

First Aladdin Paperbacks edition September 2002 Copyright © 2002 by Simon &
Schuster, Inc. ALADDIN PAPERBACKS An imprint of Simon & Schuster
Children's Publishing Division 1230 Avenue of the Americas New York, NY
10020 All ...

Author: Carolyn Keene

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN: 9780743437639

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 154

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While on a bicycling tour of Ireland, Nancy, Bess, and George find themselves involved in a dangerous mystery when they begin to suspect that someone is targeting the tour members.
Categories: Juvenile Fiction

WALNECK S CLASSIC CYCLE TRADER AUGUST 2001

WALNECK S CLASSIC CYCLE TRADER  AUGUST 2001

Whether you camp by bicycle , boat , canoe , car , horse , or motorcycle , here ' s
specific resources for various types of ... South African motorcycle tours would
like your ultimate African adventure to be the special and unique experience it
should ... HIGHLAND TOURS Highland Tours leads motorcycling vacations
through the most beautiful and exciting riding areas ... htm MOTORCYCLE
TOURS AMERICA TOURING NEW YORK ADIRONDACKS VERMONT FOLIAGE
NEW ENGLAND ...

Author: Causey Enterprises, LLC

Publisher: Causey Enterprises, LLC

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Biking the Grand Canyon Area

Biking the Grand Canyon Area

Wearing sailor uniforms and posing on the rim with their bicycles , these two
young men stopped at the Grand Canyon while on a long - distance cycling trip
from Los Angeles to New York ( see p . 15 ) . From the photograph , it appears
that the ...

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Publisher: Big Earth Publishing

ISBN: 1565794796

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 144

View: 641

To explore the Grand Canyon by bicycle is to experience one of the world's greatest natural wonders in an especially peaceful, unfettered, and rewarding way. In this expertly written guide, author and former Grand Canyon National Park ranger Andrea Lankford profiles 27 of the North and South Rims' best rides for both mountain bikers and road cyclists. Riders of all ages and ability levels will find the perfect day ride, from paved park paths ideal for families to challenging and secluded single-track trails for experienced backcountry travelers -- plus spectacular mountain-bike rides never before published in a guidebook. Let Biking the Grand Canyon Area, the first biking guide specific to the region that embraces this marvel of nature, give you a fresh perspective on your next Grand Canyon visit. Book jacket.
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Greater Washington Area Bicycle Atlas

Greater Washington Area Bicycle Atlas

COMMERCIAL BICYCLE TOURING These organizations charge more and offer
more amenities than nonprofit groups . Adventurously Yours PO Box 894 ... World
Tour Cycling , 280 Park Ave , New York , NY 10017 . 212 - 687 - 2125 . GAVAB ...

Author: Ken Moskowitz

Publisher:

ISBN: 0961489200

Category: Bicycle touring

Page: 253

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Categories: Bicycle touring

The Trouble with Brides

The Trouble with Brides

Furthermore, if she'd married and multiplied—thus fulfilling her moral and
physiological destiny—then she'd never have been able to travel to New York
City alone and enter her bicycle costume in the Herald's competition. Hundreds
of people ...

Author: Deeanne Gist

Publisher: Bethany House

ISBN: 9780764208935

Category: Fiction

Page: 704

View: 642

A bride most begrudging (2005): a British lady who is taken to the colonies against her will as a "tobacco bride." The colonial farmer who "wins" her realizes he has gotten more than he bargained for in the ensuing battle of wills.
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