Tag: rail-trails

More off-road trail routes completed for Spokane’s Centennial Trail

Slowly but surely, the Centennial Trail through Spokane is closing its gaps as it celebrates its 25-year anniversary. Built along off-road paths and on-road shoulders between 1989 and 1991, the trail rolls for more than 37 miles along the Spokane River between the Idaho border, through the old world’s fair site downtown, and out to the rocky …

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Happy 100th to the Snoqualmie Tunnel

When I went overnight bike-camping on the John Wayne Pioneer Trail last week, I paid particular attention to the inscription above the west portal of the 2.3-mile long Snoqualmie Tunnel. “Snoqualmie Tunnel — 1912 – 1914” Looks like there’s a centennial anniversary coming up. The unlit tunnel is at the high point of the rail-trail that runs …

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Permanent link to this article: http://www.bikingbis.com/2014/07/16/happy-100th-to-the-snoqualmie-tunnel/