Thursday, April 4, 2013
Redbud Valley Road
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One of my favorite nearby rides is found on the northeast edge of Tulsa near Catoosa. This ride is short, it's not an endurance test or kneedragger excursion. It’s only a few miles long but it offers some great scenery to enjoy– on and off your bike.
But before you start gambling there's a stop along this route worth considering– especially if you’re riding with the family or your significant other. Right before you hit that sharp right-hander you’ll see a driveway for the Red Bud Valley Nature Preserve. It’s a great place to take a short break or a nice walk in the woods.
The road is only about six miles long. Short, sweet and easily accessible from the city. The hike can last you a lifetime. Enjoy your ride.
More information on the Redbud Valley Nature Preserve can be found online at Oxley Nature Center.
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