Great Signage News For ADT Routes!

America’s first coast-to-coast trail could soon receive a huge upgrade, thanks to legislation that just passed the U.S. Senate. The Natural Resources Management Act of 2019 directs federal land managers to allow the American Discovery Trail Society to place signs marking the American Discovery Trail (ADT) on the lands they oversee.  The bill passed the … Read More

On The Trail: Kennedy 50 Mile C&O Canal Walk

The 6th annual reprise of John F Kennedy’s 1963 walk on the C&O Canal, part of the American Discovery Trail. We got very late notice of this but since it is an annual event posted it anyway. https://www.kennedy50.org/

New Sponsor: FLTGear

We welcome our latest business partner FLTGear.com – online rental of bicycle touring equipment. “Gear up and ride. Here at FLTGear we want every bicycle tourist, whether first time or veteran, to have an awesome trip. Let us help you prepare for that next adventure.” If you are interested in sponsoring the ADTS as a business partner … Read More

Newsletters: Winter 2018/2019

The Winter 2018/19 Newsletter is now available. Northwest Indiana feature Bend Rail Trail news New Colorado coordinator Flint Hill news The ADTS donor list Packing Across America by Roger Ditmer ADT signage bill update Interview with Colleen Davis and her dog Jacob Previous editions are available on the Newsletter page.

North Bend Rail Trail success

West Virginia The acquisition for the North Bend Rail Trail extension to Corning park has been approved!!!! “Acquiring the land to connect the North Bend Rail Trail to the City of Parkersburg has been a dream for more than two decades. The purchase of this CSX property brings us much closer to completing the American … Read More

Kansas Celebrates Flint Hills Opening

The Flint Hills Nature Trail celebrated its grand opening with a Rush the Rails event in October. More than 290 people bicycled all or part of the 96 miles of trail from Osawatomie to Council Grove. At the finish line in Council Grove, participants were greeted with entertainment, food, and fireworks. By the time you … Read More

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