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Welcome to Cycle Blackstone

Cycle Blackstone provides news and information about cycling activities in the Blackstone Valley, Rhode Island, including the development of and activities on the Blackstone River Bikeway and special Blackstone Valley Tourism Council cycling programs. The Bikeway will ultimately extend forty-eight miles from Providence, RI to Worcester, MA and connect to the East Bay Bike Path through Bristol. Currently, 11.6 miles of bike path are open to the public in Central Falls, Lincoln, Cumberland, and Woonsocket, Rhode Island. An additional 2.5 miles of bikeway are complete in Worcester and Millbury, MA.  The goal is to complete the Bikeway by 2017.

In addition to every day cycling, hiking and jogging on the Bikeway, the Council offers Leisurely Bike tours, (4 hour guided tours through 4 communities) stopping to visit many of the regional attractions along the way.

Videos Wanted

Please send any Bikeway or Blackstone Valley cycling related videos to BVTC, 175 Main St. Pawtucket, RI  02860. Videos will be posted on this website and YouTube.

2014 Leisurely Bike Tour dates can be viewed here. Tickets are now available through Tix.com.

May 31, 2014

Bike Blackstone & Blues

Festive ten mile ride on the Blackstone River Bikeway departing at 2:30 pm from the Woonsocket Depot, One Depot Square, Woonsocket, RI and ending with an afternoon of live music and a Taste of Regional Breweries at the Blackstone River Theatre, 549 Broad Street, Cumberland, RI 4:00 8:00 pm.  Musical performances at the Theatre include: Pendragon (the sounds of the Blackstone), Ken Lyon, SuperChief Trio and Buddy Cavaleri.  More

Leisurely Bike Tours

4 hour guided tours through the backwoods of the Blackstone River Valley.

Thank you to everyone who participated in our tours this year. We hope you enjoyed the experience and look forward to 2014 scheduling info.

Join us and learn about Rhode Island's historic Blackstone River Valley. Participants enjoy a fun and relaxing way to experience culture, nature, history and recreation on the Blackstone Valley Leisurely Bicycle Tours.

Cyclists ride at a very leisurely pace, stop often and all tours are appropriate for all fitness levels. We pedal through the Blackstone Valley enjoying the little known facts and stories while riding through charming back streets and the Blackstone River Bikeway.

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Editorial by Donald Grebien, Mayor of Pawtucket - Providence Journal  More

Help us plan activities and programs for cyclists in the Blackstone River Valley by taking our online survey  More

View or download Blackstone Valley Bike Maps

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Cycling Maps & Info

See our Maps & Info section for more information about the Bikeway and Blackstone Valley and State of Rhode Island cycling.

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