AKRON, Ohio - Whether Canal Road or Canal Fulton, the folks at the Ohio and Erie Canalway have an option for family cycling.
August is winding down and if you've been promising yourself to get out for a ride on the Towpath, here are a couple of chances.
This Saturday, Tour du Towpath takes place in Canal Fulton. Take your pick of an 8, 18 or 31 mile ride. All three rides end with a barbecue.
It's hosted by the Ohio & Erie Canalway Coalition, based in Akron at the Howe House. Visit ohioeriecanal.org/tour-du-towpath for more information and prices.
The following Saturday, Aug. 21, Ohio Canal Corridor hosts Cycle Canalway.
Three different options for different skill levels. The two shorter rides include a train trip. All three rides depart from the Quaker Steak and Lube in Valley View. All rides end with a party.
Visit ohiocanal.org/cyclecanalway for more information and prices.
Feeling up for a challenge? There's a $10 discount for signing up for both events.
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