Welcome to the official site for the Circuit!

The Circuit is a 750-mile network of bicycle and pedestrian trails connecting people to jobs, communities, and parks in the Greater Philadelphia Region. To date 300+ miles have been built. 

Explore the map to see where the Circuit can take you! Questions? Contact trails@bicyclecoalition.org.

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The Chester Creek Trail is now under construction! Visit chester creek trail on facebook for updates.
Posted by KJ on Friday, 4 September 2015
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It's been over 2 years since original post - anything to add?
Posted by Richard Fallstich on Thursday, 6 August 2015
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It's been 2 years - anything to add?
Posted by Richard Fallstich on Thursday, 6 August 2015
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I'm surprised that no one is using Strava's data. Granted it is limited to mostly exercise oriented cyclists with relatively high income but it has a much deeper dataset. http://labs.strava.com/heatmap/#14/-75.18855/39.95429/blue/bike You can license the data which can be queried by time of day, days of week, time of year, etc. http://metro.strava.com
Posted by Dan on Wednesday, 5 August 2015
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"Before yesterday's opening of the north and south extensions of the Pennypack Trail in Montgomery County it was very difficult to get to or from the trail via SEPTA." Must love the irony of this comment. Montgomery officials are hoping most readers will forget that the trail was purposely built on…
Posted by Paul Iverson on Friday, 24 July 2015
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