This bike tour will begin at the parking lot of City Park Boat and Bike Rentals at Big Lake Trail. Taking safe biking routes, we will bike to the London Avenue Canal breach (5300 Warrington Drive) in the Filmore Gardens neighborhood of Gentilly and hear a short discussion of the breach disaster. We will visit a pump station and then bike along Lake Pontchartrain to the 17th Street Canal breach (6932 Bellaire Drive) in the Lakeview neighborhood and hear another short discussion of the breach disaster. Finally, we bike back through beautiful City Park. The bike tour is 12 miles. You must bring your own bike.
Time: 9 a.m. to 11 a.m.
Date: Sunday, May 5, 2013
BEGIN at the City Park Boat and Bike Rentals at Big Lake Trail.
END at City Park
Registration: All are welcome
Accessibility: This event is open and accessible to Bicycles, Seniors, Children