For those contemplating this ride, it is a great trip. Reviewed in the United States on March 1, 2012. Bring your club to Amazon Book Clubs, start a new book club and invite your friends to join, or find a club that’s right for you for free. Lots of great information in this book, it's been very helpful and interesting at the same time. With highs from 60-70F (15-20C) and lows of 50-60F (10-15C), April, May, September and October would be premium months to … There is no reason you can't take your bicycle with you and double your pleasure by mild to strenuous exercise in these same places. Reviewed in the United States on September 19, 2015, Great book with lots of info and pictures. The historic facts as well as geography ( mileage to stores, attractions, facilities) were right on the money. Used books may not include companion materials, may have some shelf wear, may contain highlighting/notes, may not include CDs or access codes. Looking to take a Self Guided Bike Trip on the Natchez Trace? All Rights Reserved. There was a problem loading your book clubs. 219 pages of information to help bicyclists prepare for a cycling trip on the Natchez Trace Parkway. Ride single file and as far to the right as practicable. : Cycling Vacations in Fantastic Locations by Jerry DusterhoffJerry's mission is to convince as many as possible to be bitten by the "cycle vacation" bug. Bicycling The Natchez Trace is currently out of stock at Amazon. Hospitality is legendary in the south and you will come home with many memories of "interesting characters" you met on your ride. The Natchez Trace is a great shoulder season bike tour– for many it’s too hot in the summer and, despite being in the South, too cold in the winter. Reviewed in the United States on September 5, 2010. and the Trace was the easiest part of the ride. Guide to the Natchez Trace Parkway (3rd Edition - updated February 2020) by Tim Jackson (Author), Taryn Chase Jackson (Author), F. Lynne Bachleda (Original Author) With the Guide to the Natchez Trace Parkway, you can explore parts of the route or its entire length―and you won’t miss any of your favorite discoveries along the way. In order to navigate out of this carousel please use your heading shortcut key to navigate to the next or previous heading. We camped most nights but took cheap motels when we needed a shower. We are in training to bike ride the Trace in Oct 2011. Really good recommendations for loop travel particularly. Enter your mobile number or email address below and we'll send you a link to download the free Kindle App. Will be shipped from US. Best Time to Cycle Tour the Natchez Trace. Bicycling the Natchez Trace: A Guide to the Natchez Trace Parkway and Nearby Scenic Routes, Moon Nashville to New Orleans Road Trip: Natchez Trace Parkway, Memphis, Tupelo, Mississippi Blues Trail (Travel Guide), Traveling the Trace: A Complete Tour Guide to the Historic Natchez Trace from Nashville to Natchez, Cycling the Katy Trail: A Tandem Sojourn Along Missouri's Katy Trail (Wandering Wheelist). I used the book to do the northern 125 miles of the trace. All bicyclists agree, pedaling out to cycle the scenic Natchez Trace Parkway offers an easy-going, easy-to … Well written, accurate usable advice for bikers. 219 pages of information to help bicyclists prepare for a cycling trip on the Natchez Trace Parkway. Cycling on the Trace When it comes to cycling, the Natchez Trace Parkway is your ticket to ride. Bicycling The Natchez Trace … We are planning a bike trip to the Natchez area in April and the book has been very helpful in providing general information, helpful hints, and suggestions for various tours along the Natchez Trace that can be tailored to our specific needs and requirements. This shopping feature will continue to load items when the Enter key is pressed. Then you can start reading Kindle books on your smartphone, tablet, or computer - no Kindle device required. The Trace runs from Nashville, Tn. Unable to add item to List. Prime members enjoy FREE Delivery and exclusive access to music, movies, TV shows, original audio series, and Kindle books. Which we did! Useful only if you plan on acting out the title. I am preparing for a southbound ride next and will use this book. To calculate the overall star rating and percentage breakdown by star, we don’t use a simple average. You will find cyclists of every skill level out there pedaling along the Trace (especially on weekends, when most of Follow in ancient footsteps as you travel by bicycle along the Natchez Trace Parkway from Natchez, MS to Nashville, TN with Lizard Head Cycling Guides. The interaction with traffic along the Trace is the best you can ever hope for and the country you ride through is beautiful and fascinating. Pennywell Pr; 3rd edition (September 30, 2005), Useful only if you plan on acting out the title, Reviewed in the United States on November 17, 2015. Please try again. My wife and I are 68 years old and we met a rider or two who were even older. He starts you off with mild cycling on rail-trails, which are located in every part of the United States, moves you on to scenic wonders like the Natchez Trace Parkway. There was an error retrieving your Wish Lists. Your recently viewed items and featured recommendations, Select the department you want to search in. After viewing product detail pages, look here to find an easy way to navigate back to pages you are interested in. This book provides a detailed description of the Trace and offers valuable helpful hints for bicycling the Trace. Some folks go to the beach, some to the mountains, some to foreign lands. Merchandise. You're listening to a sample of the Audible audio edition. Please try again. I would suggest to anyone setting up a natchez bicycling trip, Reviewed in the United States on November 24, 2014. Very useful in planning our biking activities while around the Natchez Trace. and the Trace was the easiest part of the ride. Instagram - Reviewed in the United States on March 30, 2016. Instead, our system considers things like how recent a review is and if the reviewer bought the item on Amazon. We rode in May and June 2015. Bicycle regulations and safety guidelines apply … Bicycling The Natchez TraceA Guide to the Natchez Trace Parkway and Nearby Scenic Routesby Glen WannerThis is THE guide that you need for biking the Trace. Reviewed in the United States on September 30, 2002. Copyright © 2020 NatchezTraceTravel.com. Natchez Trace Cycling works with the National Park Service and Adventure Cycling Association to study and improve safety conditions on the parkway. There's a problem loading this menu right now. And if you aren't familiar with southern humidity you will get a first class introduction. The Trace runs from Nashville, Tn. Reviewed in the United States on February 5, 2011. Well, a lot of rain. This is THE guide that you need for biking the Trace. To get the free app, enter your mobile phone number. My cycling group has been passing this around in preparation for our Trace tour. But even then, reversing the order of the trip is not an easy calculation, for those of us who rode it north to south. Natchez Trace Travel: Home - Facebook - Gotta Go! 100% money back guarantee. Looking for a Fully Supported Bike Trip?See our tour guides info. The goal is to make a visit to the park a safe and enjoyable experience for motorists, cyclists, hikers, and every other visitor. Top subscription boxes – right to your door, © 1996-2020, Amazon.com, Inc. or its affiliates. Please try again. to Natchez, Ms. We started in Louisville, Ky. and ended up in New Orleans, La. The interaction with traffic along the Trace is the best you can ever hope for and the country you ride through is beautiful and fascinating. I can't vouch for other time periods but if you go in May and June you should expect some rain.