Region Ride to Celebrate National Trails Day

By: South Shore Trails Last Updated: May 30, 2012

Region-RideIn celebration of National Trails Day, South Shore Trails (SST) and the Northwestern Indiana Regional Planning Commission (NIRPC) will be hosting their annual Region Ride on Saturday, June 2nd. The ride will commence at Oak Ridge County Park, and continue to Portage's Lakefront Park and Riverwalk. From here, the ride will retrace the route back to Oak Ridge County Park, for a total combined distance of 36 miles.

The Region Ride is free to any and all who would like to participate (the park may impose a $5 fee for residents/$8 non-residents). The ride will kick-off from Oak Ridge at approximately 9 am Central Time, and arrive in Portage by 11 am. There will be a SAG stop in Hobart and a concession stand is located at Portage Lakefront Park. Details can be found on South Shore Trails website- www.southshoretrails.org, or their Facebook page.

Please contact Mitch Barloga at NIRPC for further information or if you have any further questions at 219.763.6060 or mbarloga@nirpc.org.