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The Great Plains Trails Network is a group of citizens who advocate and support a network of trails in and around Lincoln and Lancaster County, Nebraska, for jogging, biking, walking and horseback riding. Our website furthers our mission by providing ways for you to learn more and get involved. Thanks for visiting. Your support is appreciated.

Homestead 100

The Big Blue Biking Club (BBBC) is putting on the 3rd Annual Homestead 100 bike event. The ride will include 25/50/75/100 mile routes. The ride will take off from Indian Creek Mall on Sunday, September 18. For more information about the event view the brochure attached below or call Janeen Young at 402.520.0003 or Colleen Schoneweiss at 402.239.3304. Register at https://secure.getmeregistered.com/get_information.php?event_id=123827



News & Announcements

  • Join the Nebraska History Museum, City Historic Preservation Planner Ed Zimmer and friends from the State Historic Preservation Office and Great Plains Trails Network on a bike tour of Lincoln's Historic Eastridge Neighborhood. Click on the title to learn more. Event is Sunday, September 18 1:00 - 4:30 p.m. Contact Sharon Kennedy at sharon.kennedy@nebraska.gov or 402.471.4445. Cost is $20, $15 for NSHS members.

  • BikeUNL will offer a free bike valet service for all home Husker football games. Home football game attendees who bike to campus can keep their bikes safe and secure at the Bike Valet, located inside Cook Pavilion, just one block from Memorial Stadium. Bikes are kept inside, avoiding rain, sun, and theft.

    Game Day Bike Valet's goal is to help alleviate heavy game-day traffic while providing a safe, secure and convenient location for bicyclists to store their bikes. Click title above to learn more about this great service.

  • Due to construction in the area between Interstate 180 and North 14th Street you will need to take detours to navigate the area by bike. Consult the article from the Journal Star linked to the article title.

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