Full article found – http://www.ldnews.com/outdoors/ci_28839555/outdoors-take-hike-pas-trails-are-world-class Every year, the number of new trails in the state increases, and so does the number of users By Dave Wolf – For The Daily News 9/18/15 I have been told to take a hike on more than one occasion. But this request is usually made without malice, just from […]

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Full article found – http://www.readingeagle.com/news/article/a-biking-pilgrimage-to-ground-zero By Andrew Wagaman September 19, 2015 Eric Brenner has experienced a school assembly, a town picnic, a firetruck escort and American flags during his first week on the September 11 National Memorial Trail. The meandering network of off-road trails and on-road connecting routes between Shanksville in western Pennsylvania and New […]

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Full article found – http://www.lehighvalleylive.com/slate-belt/index.ssf/2015/09/911_memorial_trail_and_appalac.html By John Best | For lehighvalleylive.com on September 19, 2015 Wind Gap will be busy Saturday with several community events that will commemorate two different trails. The Appalachian Trail Conservancy will hold a ceremony at 11 a.m. at the Gap Theatre, 47 S. Broadway, to designate Wind Gap as an […]

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Full Article found – http://lancasteronline.com/news/local/new-september-th-national-memorial-trail-passes-through-lancaster-county/article_2c4f9316-5e22-11e5-a926-974d511b9b8b.html AD CRABLE | Staff Writer September 21, 2015 The 1,300-mile September 11th National Memorial Trail that backers hope will become a well-used pilgrimage between hallowed 9/11 memorials in Somerset County, the Pentagon and New York city includes several trails and stops in and around Lancaster County. Pennsylvania figures prominently in […]

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Full article found – http://www.postandcourier.com/article/20150920/PC16/150929995/1177/next-step-for-east-cooper-bike-trail-is-public-support By Robert Behre – September 20, 2015 MOUNT PLEASANT — The dream is ambitious, but supporters insist it’s possible: create an approximately 80-mile-long off-road path that would connect the Cooper and Santee rivers. The East Cooper Land Trust recently spent $35,000 on an economic benefit analysis of what it’s calling […]

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Emerging trail will link NYC, DC, Shanksville By David Pierce Pocono Record Writer Posted Sep. 10, 2015 at 9:28 PM Updated Sep 10, 2015 at 9:34 PM Inauguration of the September 11th National Memorial Trail — a work in progress — was launched Thursday with a bicycle ride that will include a ceremony Sept. 19 […]

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September 14, 2015 By Ryan Brown (rbrown@altoonamirror.com) , The Altoona Mirror HOLLIDAYSBURG ­ You can set up a bicycle trail almost anywhere. “The trick is getting people to come try it,” Eric Brenner, a Maryland­based trail executive said. On Sunday morning, Brenner and colleague Andy Hamilton stopped at Hollidaysburg’s Canal Basin Park as they crossed […]

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September 12, 2015 By Larry Walsh / Pittsburgh Post-Gazette CSX Transportation has agreed to donate 130 acres of undeveloped land to the September 11th National Memorial Trail Alliance to help it build a 7-mile portion of an off-road trail from the Great Allegheny Passage in Garrett to the Flight 93 Memorial in Stonycreek near Shanksville, […]

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Contacts: David Brickley September 11th National Memorial Trail Alliance (703) 628-5007 Rob Doolittle CSX Transportation (202) 626-4939 CSX Donates 130 Acres to September 11th National Memorial Trail Alliance Property Helps Complete Vital Pennsylvania Connection for Memorial Multiuse Trail GARRETT, Penn. (September 9, 2015) – CSX, one of America’s premier transportation companies, has agreed to donate […]

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September 11th National Memorial Trail Alliance Announces Route Alignment Across Pennsylvania and Inaugural Bicycle Tour from Flight 93 National Memorial to New York City at the National September 11 Memorial. 1,300 mile route of the September Eleventh National Memorial Trail The September 11th National Memorial Trail Alliance today announced its official interim trail alignment across […]

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