May is bike month, and what better time to take advantage of our area’s bike trails! Olander Park & the Quarry Ridge Bike Trail, that connects Sylvan Prairie Park and Fossil Park, are wonderful, easy trails perfect for the whole family. Check out the map of the trail below.
Looking to bike around Sylvania?
The Sylvania Bikeways Initiative recently updated its current and proposed bike facilities map! Check it out here – Sylvania Bikeways Map: https://drive.google.com/file/d/1ZVEUjvfBHdDQRYvlrKx7goY5kqsnliiM/view?usp=sharing
Saturdays in Sylvania with the Maumee Valley Adventurers ~ Interested in biking around Sylvania, but unsure of the best routes? Join Maumee Valley Adventurers (MVA) at 9am, Saturdays, for a casual ride. Meet at Lowe’s on Central. Visit the MVA page and check out their calendar for details at https://www.mvadventurers.org/calendar
Toledo Metropolitan Area Council of Governments – Bike Events
Bicycles are soaring in popularity and families are eager to learn where and how they can ride safely. In May, TMACOG (Toledo Metropolitan Area Council of Governments) supports recreational bicycle riders and works to encourage the use of bikes for commuting and errands. You can participate in their Bike Trail Challenge and get all kinds of awesome rewards! Plus, May 21 is Bike to Work Day! Check out these links for more information!
Bike Trail Challenge: https://tmacog.org/transportation/walking-biking/bike-month
Resources & Safety Info: https://tmacog.org/transportation/walking-biking