Ecusta Trail Is Best Bet
Last updated 9/30/2015 at 10:57am
A couple of weekends ago, I had the pleasure of riding a bicycle on the Creeper Trail in Damascus, Va., a Rails-to-Trails bike path. We had a total of 17 people in our group. We spent two nights in cabins, rented some bikes and ate several meals in Damascus.
A trail ranger told me that there were approximately 1,200 people riding the trail the day we were there and another 700-800 expected the following day. Many had to find a place to eat, sleep, buy gas and rent bikes.
Brevard and Transyl-vania County are already well known for biking. The Ecusta Trail represents a further opportunit...