Walkers average about 3 MPH. The round-trip proposed walk is 4 miles, but can be lengthened or shortened as suits you.
Bikers average 8-10 MPH so maximum round trip to Bull's Island could take 4 hours with rest stops (consider a visit to Stockton Market and a walk across foot bridge at Bull's Island).
You can bring lunch, but rest stops will have water, bananas, Denny's infamous chocolate chip cookies, and PB&J fixings.
Route Information: Canal Path route for Fun Walk and Ride
Make note of your departure time. Start return when you have used up ½ the time remaining until 5:00 dinner time.
A - Depart Washington Pavilion area to Washington Crossing Bridge
B - At end of bridge make immediate left to walk or bike through park along River Drive. A bathroom is available in the parking lot.
NOTE – River Drive bridge is closed to cars, but you can walk or bike around barricade
C- Titusville Presbyterian Church is providing a rest stop along canal path which can also be accessed from River Drive. A bathroom is available here.
D- Access canal path by making right at Church Street.
At canal path turn right to return to Washington Crossing Bridge Total round trip is 4 miles. You can lengthen walk by continuing on canal path south of Washington Crossing Bridge or by taking footbridge across Rt. 29 into park.
Turn left to bike to Lambertville, Stockton or Bull’s Island rest stops. Options include a 15 mile, 22 mile, or 30+ mile round trip.
We look forward to seeing you Sunday, at the registration table!