Ride The East-Long Ride


Sat. Jun 3

08:00 am


03:00 pm

50.6 miles

26 Open Spots

Trust for Public Land (TPL) and East Coast Greenway Alliance celebrate TPL’s 50th anniversary and Connecticut’s linear parks with Ride the East – Long Ride!  Leave Manchester Community College and travel along the Charter Oak Greenway to the Hop River State Park Trail and arrive at the CT Eastern Railroad Museum in Willimantic.(22.9 miles – 2.5 hours) For the return, we will head back on the bucolic Hop River State Park Trail for 27.7 miles. An on-road section connects us to the historic Cheney Rail Trail and then back to the Charter Oak Greenway.
Water and snack stations are provided. Many volunteers to ensure riders complete their trips successfully.  Cancellation announced here and on “Ride the East” Facebook. Helmets required.
More details including route map available on the “Ride the East” Facebook group. (

Event Leader(s)

David Berkowitz

(203) 685-2311

Barbara Amodio


June Sgobbo


Rain Date

No rain date

Organization Partners

Meeting Location Details

We will leave from Parking Lot D of Manchester Community College. Parking is available at the College in the East lot. See “Resources” for campus map.

Click on the red map pin for the event address.

No Dogs Permitted

Wheelchair accessible