Correction: The Mountain Bike Rides will leave from the Lewis Recreation Center, 3110 Forest Lawn Dr. The location was incorrect in the original release.
From: Lehmert, Amanda
Sent: Tuesday, May 25, 2021 10:06 AM
To: Global Media Distribution <GlobalMediaDistribution@greensboro-nc.gov>
Subject: News Release: Greensboro Celebrates Trails Day June 5
CITY OF GREENSBORO Contact: Elizabeth Jernigan
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Phone: 336-373-2372
Greensboro Celebrates Trails Day June 5
GREENSBORO, NC (May 25, 2021) – The City of Greensboro and community partners will celebrate National Trails Day with a series of special programs for hikers, mountain bikers, and paddlers. Register to participate at www.greensboro-nc.gov/TrailsDay<www.greensboro-nc.gov/TrailsDay>.
Trails Day 2021 Schedule
* 7:15 am – Lake Brandt Guided Paddle
Details: All ages. Leaving from Lake Brandt Marina, 5945 Lake Brandt Rd.
Cost: Admission fees will be $20 for a single kayak, $30 for a tandem kayak, and $8 for private boat launches.
Registration required: 336-373-3741
* 10 am – Crockett Trail Hike for Families
Details: All ages. Meet at the Watershed Trail Parking area, 5318-5326 N Church St. This short hike will teach adventurers of all ages what they can find at the water’s edge.
* 10 am, 11 am, and 12 pm – Beginner and Intermediate Mountain Bike Rides
Details: Piedmont Fat Tire Society<piedmontfattire.org/> offers guided rides. Meet at Lewis Recreation Center parking lot, 3110 Forest Lawn Dr.
Registration required: Piedmont Fat Tire Society<www.signupgenius.com/go/4090e4dabac2da2ff2-guided>
* Anytime – Volunteer Trail Cleanup
Details: Want to give back? Consider volunteering to clean up along one of the City’s trails. Bring your own bags and gloves and leave trash at any of the trailhead parking lots.
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Amanda Lehmert, Senior Communications Specialist (She/her/hers)
Communications and Marketing
City of Greensboro
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