Velo Quebec Bicycle Tour

On August 8th, over 2000 touring Canadian bicycle riders will be passing thru Hartford. Velo Quebec with assistance from “Lakes to Locks Passage” has come up with a bicycle tour starting in Queensbury going all the way to St. Jean Riche, Canada. The route has the bikers starting in Queensbury, going thru  Hartford and then up Washington county towards Ticonderoga and Plattsburg and finally ending in St. Jean Riche. Hartford’s section of the tour will be on State Rt 149 and County Rt 17.  The path comes over the Rt 149 Kingsbury Barge Canal bridge,  follows Rt 149, then takes a left onto County Route 17 going towards Deweys Bridge Road in Ft. Ann.  The riders may stop and rest for a minute while enjoying Hartford’s scenery.  Please welcome the riders and show them some good old Hartford country hospitality.  Dana