Enjoy beautiful scenery, learn about the history of the region, and meet new friends at the 2019 Heritage Explorer Bike Tour! Plan a full day of outdoor fun with the bike tour in the morning and the Fall Family Festival at the Greater Carbondale YMCA in Carbondale in the afternoon! This returning local tradition is a fun, family-friendly and non-competitive event that aims to celebrate our region's rich history, improve our communities and reconnect families to our thriving and scenic Lackawanna River watershed.
The tour starts at YMCA Community Park in Carbondale (behind the Ben Mar Restaurant) and continues along the Lackawanna River Heritage Trail through Carbondale, Simpson, Forest City, Union Dale, and Ararat.
The Heritage Explorer Bike Tour: 8 AM - 2 PM
Festival Along the Trails: 12 PM - 4 PM
Choose Your Route:
Simpson Limited: 3 Miles
Forest City Express: 12 Miles
Uniondale Special: 22 Miles
Ararat Pusher: 40 Miles
Visit Lackawanna Heritage Valley's website for more information about the event and registrations.