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Bicycling the Natchez Trace: A Guide to the Natchez Trace Parkway and Nearby Scenic Routes by Glen Wanner is 219 pages of helpful information for bicyclists considering a trip along the Natchez Trace Parkway.
In this book, you’ll learn the best locations along the Trace for things like food, water and lodging, plus lots of practical advice to make your bike ride even more enjoyable.
After reading Glen Wanner’s book, you’ll have a pretty good grasp of what you can expect while bicycling on the Natchez Trace Parkway.
And you won’t want to leave this book at home either… It’s one thing you’ll definitely want to pack and take with you when you ride!
According to book reviewer, Jim Grant:
About 40% of the book is taken up with auxiliary routes that either start or cross the Trace and are not a part of traveling the Trace from end to end.
From David Dupuis:
I planned for this ride for the better part of eight months using Glen’s book as a guide. As this was my first solo self contained ride I wanted to do it right. When it came down to departure date I started to organize all my gear,I had a stack of maps and literature that weighed in at about 15 lbs! I quickly narrowed this down to one map supplied free from The National Parks Service and Bicycling The Natchez Trace by Glen Wanner.
We’ve lived in the Nashville area since 2001 — and all 3 of our houses have been situated relatively close to the Natchez Trace Parkway. To me, the ‘The Trace’ is a hidden gem of Nashville — a place to go when you want to get away from it all and be one with nature. I’ve hiked it, biked it, motorcycled it, walked it with my dogs, and driven my car on The Natchez Trace Parkway more times than I can count! This is where I share some of my favorite things to do along the Natchez Trace Parkway — which runs 444 miles from Nashville Tennessee to Natchez Mississippi and through parts of Alabama. When I’m not enjoying the beautiful outdoors along the Natchez Trace Parkway, you’ll find me at the corner of Good News & Fun Times as publisher of The Fun Times Guide (32 fun & helpful websites).