News in the Spotlight
Quarterly Fellow Trail Lovers Series
Newton Trails extends a HUGE high five to Tamela Mills. Tamela has used her considerable skills as a writer/journalist to write the first two articles in our Quarterly Fellow Trail Lovers Series. Her stories have helped people really see the many benefits that our trails provide to the community. Read her stories »
Current Story: Fast Friends on the Eastside Trail
“Memorial Day is when we officially became biker chicks,” laughs Lynne.
Lynne Coleman, Vanessa Nolley and Theresa Ricks are always laughing, wiggling, making faces at each other and sharing a smile. Their cheer is contagious and so is their love of cycling.
Lynne met Vanessa two years ago at Alcovy Fitness and then Theresa joined in on a Conyers bike ride. While Theresa is the newcomer to the group, she has ridden longer, with 1½ years of cycling behind her.
Read more about Lynne, Vanessa, and Theresa »
Trail Alerts and Announcements
Community Trail Walk: Sunday, October 26
Join us for a Community Walk Sunday, October 26 (4:00 p.m.), led by Jimmy Birdsong, owner and personal trainer at Body Transformers Gym in Covington. Jimmy will discuss fitness and how it relates to individuals as well as families. One of his areas of expertise is training and conditioning student athletes, both on- and off-season. In addition to answering your questions, Jimmy will tell you how you can utilize resources like the trails in Newton County to keep your athlete fit. The entire family can benefit from your son or daughter’s training! Read more »
Quarterly Bike Ride on the Silver Comet Trail: Saturday, November 8
Every quarter we explore a different regional trail outside of Newton County to experience the many positive effects successful trail projects have on communities that make trail building a priority. Our next ride will take us to the Cobb County section of the Silver Comet Trail on Saturday, November 8, 2014. Read more »
NT's Overnight Trip to Greenville, SC
Newton Trails' first overnight trip was a smashing success! We had a great group of people come enjoy exploring the Swamp Rabbit Trail together. The Swamp Rabbit Trail is part of Greenville's revitalized downtown which includes new restaurants, shops and a park. Like our vision states... "We envision a healthy, vibrant, prosperous community connected to one another, to nature, to our history, and to daily life through a system of greenway trails."
Newton Trails in the News