Pedaling Along the North Coast: Biking the Streets of Cleveland

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Grab your bicycle, start pedaling, and prepare to explore Ohio's North Coast. Stan Purdum returns with more great rides around Northeast Ohio. Pedaling Around the North Coast is your guide to the best routes in the greater Cleveland Area. From lakeside rides to trips to Cleveland landmarks like the historic West Side Market, Pedaling Around the North Coast is the perfect companion for everyone from the casual cyclist to the seasoned vet. The eighteen rides offer diverse selections to discover Cleveland and the ...

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Overview

Grab your bicycle, start pedaling, and prepare to explore Ohio's North Coast. Stan Purdum returns with more great rides around Northeast Ohio. Pedaling Around the North Coast is your guide to the best routes in the greater Cleveland Area. From lakeside rides to trips to Cleveland landmarks like the historic West Side Market, Pedaling Around the North Coast is the perfect companion for everyone from the casual cyclist to the seasoned vet. The eighteen rides offer diverse selections to discover Cleveland and the surrounding area: crank over to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Cleveland Browns stadium; bike along the famed Emerald Necklace; check out the Cleveland Botanical Gardens and Art Museum; and many more. Pedaling Around the North Coast includes detailed directions for every ride, including maps and mileage notations. Purdum shares his favorite spots to eat and explore along each route as well as rich, historical background and revealing sidebars.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781931968966
  • Publisher: University of Akron Press, The
  • Publication date: 4/1/2011
  • Pages: 211
  • Sales rank: 1,458,729
  • Product dimensions: 6.00 (w) x 8.90 (h) x 0.60 (d)

Meet the Author

Stan Purdum is a writer, editor, and pastor who has written for both general and religious journals. A long-distance cyclist, he is the author of Pedaling to Lunch: Bike Rides and Bites in Northeast Ohio, Roll Around Heaven All Day, an account of his cross-nation ride, and Playing in Traffic, which recounts his bicycle journey from Niagara Falls, New York, to El Paso, Texas, on U.S. 62.

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Table of Contents

Acknowledgments ix

Introduction

Stan Purdum xi

Murray Fishel XV

Before You Ride xvii

Ride 1 Lake Parks West 1

Ride 2 Cleveland Core 17

Ride 3 Lakefront Trail East 29

Ride 4 The Cleveland Eclectic 39

Ride 5 The Zoo Ride 53

Ride 6 West Side Market 61

Ride 7 The Heights 73

Ride 8 Chagrin Valley 87

Ride 9 Big Creek and the Southwest Suburbs 101

Ride 10 The Towpath 109

Ride 11 The Boston-to-Bedford Bikeabout 123

Ride 12 Chagrin Falls Meander 135

Ride 13 Valley City 147

Ride 14 The Nature Center 155

Ride 15 Aurora Farms 163

Ride 16 The Buzzard Ride 173

Ride 17 Western Reserve Ramble 183

Ride 18 The Emerald Necklace 195

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