Ride Scheduled for June 12, 8:30 a.m.
Both rides begin at the Madeline English School, 105 Woodville Street in Everett MA on Sunday, June 12, 2016. Cyclists should arrive at 8:30 to register and sign a waiver. The full 20-mile trip, from Everett to Nahant Beach and back to the Dockside Restaurant on Centre Street in Malden (for a pizza lunch) usually takes a little over three hours.
Register OnlineRegistration is now open and participants can register online at Active.com. Individual adult registrations cost $25. Family registrations (for two adults and two children) cost $35. Those registering early will get a T-shirt. The annual ride from Everett, through Malden, Saugus, Revere and Lynn to Nahant Beach is designed to bring attention and support to efforts to complete the Northern Strand Trail which began in 1993.
Lynn Section of Trail Still Needs WorkWhen completed, the trail will run about 10 miles from Everett, through Malden, Revere, Saugus and Lynn, to Nahant Beach. Portions of the trail in Everett, Malden, Revere, and Saugus were opened over the past three years and bicyclists, walkers, joggers, roller skaters, dog walkers, cross-country skiers and others have been enjoying it. Bike to the Sea officials continue to talk to officials in Lynn who have not yet approved plans for the trail there.