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Cyclists complete Erie Canal trek from Buffalo to Albany

Cyclists complete Erie Canal trek from Buffalo to Albany

Cyclists complete Erie Canal trek from Buffalo to Albany (WRGB) ALBANY, NY (WRGB) — 750 cyclists from 40 states crossed the finish line at today’s…

Monday, Jul 18

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Cyclists complete Erie Canal trek from Buffalo to Albany (WRGB) ALBANY, NY (WRGB) — 750 cyclists from 40 states crossed the finish line at today’s Cycle the Erie Canal Tour.

It started from Buffalo- all the way to Albany! Some people are saying it is important not just for the exercise of course, but for the economy as well.

Erica Schneider, of Parks and Trails NY, explains: "So everyone here at this ride is here to experience the Erie Canal, learn the history of it, visit the communities, and spend their money. This tour is a huge boom for the communities along the canalway trail." The tour for bikers and walkers was celebrated at the finish line with live music and local vendors!

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