Route 2 West, Left Exit 43 on Route 111, Left on Route 27 at light. Central St is sharp right turn (after yellow Acton Music Center on right) .95 miles from light.The South Acton station is on the Fitchburg commuter rail line. Schedule is here: https://mbta.com/schedules/CR-Fitchburg/timetable
Ride is cancelledAnticipated icy trail conditions
CRW Rides are open to members and limited guests. Guests may only attend two rides before joining.
All riders (both Members and Guests) must REGISTER
Register here: https://www.crw.org/memberrideregistration?rid=13413&date=
If a rider has not pre-registered, that rider must do so online at the start of the ride.
The online registration will include a liability waiver that all riders will need to review and accept.
The online registration will also require all riders to review CRW’s Safety and COVID Guidelines and to agree to follow those guidelines on the ride.
Explore the full length of the Nashua River and Bruce Freeman Rail Trails. The route starts and finishes at the South Acton Commuter Rail Station, passing through Ayer, Dunstable, Tyngsborough, Lowell, and Acton. Accumulate some flatter km's along scenic rail trails for the Festive 500. Enjoy coffee at Dunkin Donuts in Lowell to stay warm and a round of drinks at True West Brewery for those who finish the ride, sponsored by CRW. The ride will be dependent upon the weather as the rail trails are not plowed after snowfall, confirmation of the ride will be posted here 12h before the start.
Click HERE for descriptions of the ride types.