Lake Fran Bike Trail, an off-road bicycle and walking path, connects Poppy Park and Lake Fran to the Dr. J. R. Smith Neighborhood Center. It is part of system of trails, bicycle lanes and residential street signed bicycle routes which connect 20 schools, housing projects and parks. Approximately two miles long, the path provides a place for people to walk, run, and ride their bikes or roller blade removed from the danger and noise of vehicular traffic. Amenities along the way, such as benches, drinking fountains, shade trees and pavilions make it even more comfortable and enjoyable. There are ample opportunities to observe various forms of wildlife around the shores of Lake Fran. Trail users may see a variety of birds, including a pair of American Bald Eagles that have a nest nearby.Read More
Tour de Cure is more than just a cycling event. It's a life-changing event. A day full of fun and excitement where riders of all levels join forces in the fight to Stop Diabetes® and raise critical funds for diabetes research, education and advocacy in support of the American Diabetes Association.
The Tour is a ride, not a race. Whether you are an occasional rider or an experienced cyclist, there is a route just for you. You can choose to ride 10, 25, 50, 70 or 101 miles!
So take the Ride of Your Life and sign up today!Read More