Explore Mattapoisett and the Tri-Town area by bike! Take a self-guided tour using the new Bike Friendly Mattapoisett map which details the best riding roads in Tri-Town in addition to parts of Fairhaven, Acushnet and Wareham. It shows public restrooms and bike-friendly eateries. It’s now available at Town Wharf General Store, No Kidding, Pen and Pendulum, or On the Go for a $5 donation to the Friends of the Bike Path.
If you prefer group riding, on Thursday evening, August 7, there will be a ride sponsored by the Coalition for Buzzards Bay and South Coast Bikeway Alliance. Ride starts at 6:00 pm at Plumb Corner in Rochester. Helmets required. There are 12- and 25-mile routes along a section of the Coalition’s October Watershed ride. This ride is part of a series called “Bike The Bay,” which explores the great bike riding in the Buzzards Bay watershed. Go to www.savebuzzardsbay.org or www.southcoastbikeway.com for more group riding.