Tandems

jdyoder Pumpkinvine News

On Friday riding the Pumpkinvine, I passed six Amish couples on tandems. The first two couples were in their 20s but the group of four were in their 50s or 60s. They were riding north from Goshen as I was going south. Meeting so many Amish on tandems made me wonder if this is a trend. Time will tell. 

ADEC thanks Friends of the Pumpkinvine

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The Goshen News article about the May 2015 ADEC Ride-A-Bike event had a very nice comment about how the Pumpkinvine Nature Trail has helped make their ride possible. Goshen News article If I remember correctly, this ride used to be on the streets and it was a major action to close or cordon off some part of the road so …

MACOG Partners for Clean Air award

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The Friends of the Pumpkinvine received Partners for Clean Air award, April 29, from MACOG. I asked MACOG why we got this award and received this reply from Jeremy Reiman their environmental planner:   “Our Partners for Clean Air Awards are given to local public and private organizations making special efforts to promote clean air practices. The organization I work for, …

Signs of the Times President’s talk– April 28, 2015 — Greencroft Community Center

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It is very gratifying to see a room filled with trail advocates, people interested in moving the Pumpkinvine Nature Trail toward completion or at least learning more about this greenway. Whatever your reason for coming tonight, I thank you for putting this event on your schedule. I hope that you go home with renewed enthusiasm for the Pumpkinvine Nature Trail …