The History of the Pawpaw Tree Bike Tour

A free a bike tour thanks the Athens County Library! Sept. 10th 1-4pm

  • Free!
  • Athens County Library 30 Home St, Athens, OH 45701

Service Description

Join us at the Athens County Library for a free a guided historic bike tour! Participants will cycle 19 miles, along the Hockhocking Adena Bikeway talking about the natural and cultural history of the Pawpaw dating back to the Indigenous peoples of the area. We will continue to learn about the Indigenous tribes at the Mounds in The Plains where we will enjoy local refreshments including pawpaws! We will end our tour back at the Athens Public Library. Registration for this event will be through the Library at https://events.myacpl.org/events/natural-cultural-history-pawpaw-tree-bicycle-tour-0 Some of the tour will be on the road, there is a total of 510 ft of elevation gain and a max gradient of 2.2%. This is a non-supported tour so participants should bring personal bike repair kits and water. Helmets are required. Minor children are permitted on this tour but must be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian. Register with the library to reserve your spot! https://events.myacpl.org/events/natural-cultural-history-pawpaw-tree-bicycle-tour-0

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