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This Sunday, July 31 from 10 to 1 p.m. visit DCR’s Cutler Park for a unique wheeled exploration of forest and marsh. Not only will you pedal along winding dirt trails, but will also ride through a sea of cattails.
The trail is at a moderate skill level and recommended for ages 12 and up. Bring your own mountain bike, helmet and water bottle, as well as gloves and eyewear for extra protection.
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