you to everyone who participated in
our tours this year. We hope you
enjoyed the experience and look
forward to 2014 scheduling info.
Tours will be operating from
Pawtucket, from the Blackstone Valley
Visitor, 175 Main Street,
from the Blackstone River State Park Visitor
Center, located off Interstate 295 north.
Smith Memorial Library, 100 Tinkham Rd.
you don't have a bike, rent one from
Blackstone Valley Outfitters
Private tours by
Leisurely Bike Tours
Take a Peek Behind the Scenes of the Blackstone River Valley
Valley Tourism Council announces its
2013 schedule of Leisurely
Bicycle Tours showcasing Rhode
Islands Blackstone River Valley.
Biking in the
Blackstone River Valley is more than
recreation Join us and learn about
Rhode Island's historic Blackstone
River Valley. Participants enjoy a
fun and relaxing way to experience
culture, nature, history and
recreation on the Blackstone Valley
Leisurely Bicycle Tours.
4 hours, are ridden at a very
leisurely pace, stop often and are
appropriate for all fitness levels.
through the Blackstone Valley
enjoying the little known facts and
stories while riding through
charming back streets and the
Blackstone River Valley Bikepath.
Space is limited
to keep groups small, however,
reservations are encourage in advance but they are
to October Leisurely Bike Tours
Our tours begin at the Blackstone Valley
Visitor Center in Pawtucket. Then we
cycle to the top of Narragansett Bay
along the Pawtucket River and then
on to the Blackstone River. Features
along the way include: Slater Mill
Historic Site, The Blackstone River
The Blackstone Canal Rhody Rug
Factory The Colonial Bakery Kelly
House Museum Blackstone Bikeway
Central Falls Provisions Company
Pierce Park The Chocolate Mill
Overlook Cherry Tree Lane RIs
Cultural Mile The oldest Brick
Mill in America Blackstone River
State Park Welcome Center in
Also new this
year to celebrate their 90th
anniversary, Central Falls Provision
Company offers each of our cyclists
departing from the Visitor Center,
when we stop by their shop on the
tour, an $8 package of handmade
Polish products to take home and
enjoy a bit of their history.
July and September Tours
We begin this
tour at the Blackstone River State
Park Welcome Center in Lincoln. We
cycle to the Kelly House Museum
Travel along the historic Blackstone
Canal and Blackstone River Pedal
to one of the highest points on the
Blackstone River in Woonsocket
Tour Main Street where Abraham
Lincoln spoke visit Market Square
Tour the Museum of Work and
Culture Return to the Welcome
Center at the Blackstone River Park
State Park in Lincoln.
departures will receive admission to
the Museum of Work & Culture.
Villages of Burrillville (departs
Jesse M. Smith Library, Harrisville)
Join us and feel
the Blackstone Valley come alive!
FOR ALL FITNESS
After the tours,
we will point out local cafes,
museums and activities for your
added enjoyment. Tours by