Favata's TRT Bicycles is a local bike shop that has operated out of Rosendale NY and hosted local bike tours & races for years. Just recently, Favata's TRT Bicycles moved into a bigger and better location! Remaining in its hometown of Rosendale NY, Favata's TRT Bicycles now sits prominently on Route 32, across the street from the Rosendale Rec Center and right next to Rosendale's Trailways bus stop (which offers daily service right to NYC). New shop, same great service! Offering new bicycle sales, repairs, and guided tours, Favata's TRT Bicycles also organizes and hosts local bike races like the upcoming Williams Lake Classic in Rosendale on Sunday June 9th. So the next time you're in Rosendale NY, stop in and check out the new shop at Favata's TRT Bicycles. And mountain bikers of all ages should treat themselves and register for the Williams Lake Classic, which offers a rare chance to ride one of the coolest single tracks in the Northeast!
Rosendale's Williams Lake | Local Mountain Bike Trails & Races
Beautiful and picturesque Williams Lake is currently closed to the public. However locals will likely remember swimming in the cool, clean lake long ago, and hiking and/or biking in the surrounding trails which offer stunning views. The Williams Lake Classic Bike Race is a rare chance to experience these challenging, exciting, and beautiful trails first-hand, without worrying about being on private property! The Williams Lake Classic Bike Race is open to beginners, pros, kids, and adults so that anyone who wants to participate is able to. Racers are treated to amazing views and even trails through some of Rosendale's famous caves. So if you're a biking enthusiast don't miss out on the the Williams Lake Classic Bike Race! In town for the race and need a place in Rosendale to stay? Check out the 1850 House Inn & Tavern. This historic boutique hotel has been newly renovated in a stylish fashion and is itself a piece of Rosendale NY's history. Located right on Main Street Rosendale NY, the 1850 House is just 5 minutes (at most) from the racing venue!
Thriving Small Business In Rosendale NY
The weekend of June 9th is just one of many examples of a typical summer weekend in Rosendale NY. This cool Ulster County NY town always offers something fun to do, from the now legendary Rosendale NY Street Festival, to a more laid back evening like a movie at the classic Rosendale Theatre or a drink and food with friends at one of the many local establishments (like Market Market, the Bywater Bistro, and the Red Brick Tavern just name a few!) Many folks that visit Rosendale don't want to leave, which is reflected by the rising popularity of real estate in Rosendale. Taft Street Realty has a gorgeous home for sale on 935 Creek Locks Rd. Rosendale NY that is a meticulously restored farmhouse with creek side frontage. Rosendale's thriving small businesses and strong sense of community, coupled with a beautiful surrounding landscape, make real estate in Rosendale NY very appealing to out of towners seeking a weekend home in Upstate NY. The bus stop right in town that runs right to New York's Port Authority, and the nearby NYS Thruway makes Rosendale particularly attractive to New Yorkers. Rosendale's funky vibe and great food helps city folk and Brooklynites feel right at home!
The Williams Lake Classic Bike Race | Sunday, June 9th 2013 | Race Details & Registration www.bikereg.com/Net/18485
More Races In Stone Ridge NY
We stay healthy here in Ulster County NY! Stone Ridge NY is another local town that hosts an annual bike race with Ride the Ridge, taking place on Sunday, June 2nd 2013. Ride the Ridge is more of a street race than a trail race, covering miles and miles of local roadways that are scenic, challenging and fun to ride!
Ride the Ridge | Sunday, June 2nd, 2013 | Race Details & Registration www.ridetheridge.org