Gear Up for FVTC Trails Safety Expo EventDate: 3/17/2018
Time: 10:30:00 AM
Gear Up for FVTC Trails Safety Expo
Saturday, March 17, 2018
The Farmington Valley Trails Council (FVTC) will present their first annual Trails Safety Expo on March 17, at the Simsbury Public Library. This event is open to the public and is free of charge. Our goal with this expo is to promote safety for all who use the trails we treasure and work hard to improve.
Over recent years, we have seen an increase in the number of adults and children using the trails for walking, running and cycling, and by those with limited mobility, each raising their activity level in pursuit of a healthy lifestyle. The Trails Council has worked tirelessly to complete 85 miles of the Farmington Canal Heritage Trail and 26 miles of the Farmington River Trail. With close to 100% completion, we are very pleased that these multi-use trails are being enjoyed by an expanding and varied population of friends, neighbors and visitors.
Please stop by the Expo and visit local vendors and other organizations to see what they have to offer. Here you’ll be able to:
* Visit with local vendors to see the latest and greatest in active wear,
safety equipment, footwear, and nutritional supplements.
East Coast Greenway
Bicycle Friendly Farmington
Farmington Canal Rails to Trails Association
Iron Horse Trike and E-bikes
Simsbury Bike/Pedestrian Advisory Group
Simsbury Police Department
Watch For Me CT
American Nutrition Center
Raffle prizes and refreshments
The FVTC looks forward to seeing you there!