You can rent bikes at the bike store in newport and ride for a while. The trail is not well marked in the beginning so bring a phone with gps.
The ride is flat and beautiful. Bring a passport if you want to go further into canada.
Great bike path with marked mileage. We parked at the hospital and ran 3 miles along the beautiful water. It was both shaded and sunny throughout our run and it was a place we will return to. We are excited to hit the Canadian border through the bike path.
Loosely packed surface perfect for walking, biking, cross-country skiing. No motorized vehicles. Path crosses fields, shaded areas, and follows along the shore of Lake Mempremagog. From Newport, VT into Canada. Quiet and beautiful.
From Newport City to the border is about a 12-mile ride. You go from the city streets and neighborhoods to a lakeside trail through the woods and beside a wetland. It's a varied, primarily flat ride that's perfect for those visiting and/or living in the area.
I walked this bike path two days in a row. It appears to have a solid foundation for biking and I will return for biking or cross country skiing.
The views are spectacular of the lake and distant hills. You can also catch the sun going down. There are parts of the path that passes through year round housing as...