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 Just north of 1340 South in Miami County there are multiple trees cut down just off the trail. This is as part of project for new power lines. This was approved by the trail board and the contractor will clean up all debris.

Posted on December 6th, 4:24 pm

Nickel Plate Trail - Indiana

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Where does it run and how long is it?

Converse to Marion where it connects to the Cardinal Greenway.

Posted on November 30th, 7:18 pm

Nickel Plate Trail - Indiana

This iPod was found on the Nickel Plate Trail.
If this is yours you will need to identify the markings on the back.
We will have it at the Peru Police Department. It can be picked up between 8am-4pm Monday-Friday.
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Posted on November 2nd, 7:46 am

Nickel Plate Trail - Indiana

Check out the Benefits of Cycling

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UMM Diane Bos Schwarz I think we should dress like this for our next ride! LOL

and......a bottle of wine!!!!??????

we're near an awesome bike trail iin the berkshires....... didn't bring bikes this time but we did the last time........it's a rails to trails so no serious 'mountains'

Posted on October 30th, 7:54 pm

Nickel Plate Trail - Indiana

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October scene out on the Nickel Plate Trail.

 

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Beautiful scenery

Love the picture

OMG!! When did you take that?? I took this one this morning!!! Out of 21 miles from Peru to Rochester, it looks like THE SAME PLACE!!!

Austin Mertens

Posted on October 16th, 8:59 pm

Nickel Plate Trail - Indiana

Visited the nickel plate on Saturday which is probably pretty fortunate because it sounded like Sunday wouldn't have been a good day to ride thoroughly enjoy the ride from Rochester to Kokomo especially the town of Peru and visiting Casey's General Store for a caramel donut which I highly recommend I will highly recommend this Trail for my fellow Riders from Illinois ... See MoreSee Less

 

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One of our staff members also rode the trail on Saturday from Rochester. The trail was, as always, very well-maintained and the weather was great! Only wish was there a bit more fall color this time of year! 🚲 🌞🍁🍂

Maintenance and Warnings

Posted on December 10th, 5:08 pm

Nickel Plate Trail - Indiana

NPT UPDATE: NPT volunteer Ron Mofield plowed snow off the trail today. Lovers Lane to Denver north cleared and 7th Street to 500 South has been plowed. Thanks Ron! #NPTalert ... See MoreSee Less

Posted on December 5th, 10:14 am

Nickel Plate Trail - Indiana

NICKEL PLATE UPDATE: High winds have caused some blow downs out on the NPT. NPT volunteer Chris McGuire has cleared trail from Rochester to Denver this morning. Continued high winds are forecast for today. Trail users should proceed with caution on the trail today. #NPTalert ... See MoreSee Less

NICKEL PLATE UPDATE: High winds have caused some blow downs out on the NPT. NPT volunteer Chris McGuire has cleared trail from Rochester to Denver this morning. Continued high winds are forecast for today. Trail users should proceed with caution on the trail today. #NPTalertImage attachment

 

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Thank you Chris McGuire!

Thanks, Chris McGuire!

Posted on November 17th, 8:51 pm

Nickel Plate Trail - Indiana

NPT ADVISORY: VERY HIGH WINDS ARE FORECAST FOR TODAY. WITH PREDICTED OF GUSTS OF 40 MPH AND HIGHER WE ADVISE AVOIDANCE OF WOODED AREAS OF THE TRAIL DUE TO THE LIKELIHOOD OF BLOW-DOWNS OCCURRING! #NPTalert ... See MoreSee Less

NPT ADVISORY: VERY HIGH WINDS ARE FORECAST FOR TODAY. WITH PREDICTED OF GUSTS OF 40 MPH AND HIGHER WE ADVISE AVOIDANCE OF WOODED AREAS OF THE TRAIL DUE TO THE LIKELIHOOD OF BLOW-DOWNS OCCURRING! #NPTalert

Posted on November 15th, 3:07 pm

Nickel Plate Trail - Indiana

NPT UPDATE: The entire length of the NPT has recently (Friday through Tuesday) has been cleaned thanks to the efforts of our dedicated volunteers. This round of cleanup appears to have removed most of the walnuts for this year! #NPTalert ... See MoreSee Less

NPT UPDATE: The entire length of the NPT has recently (Friday through Tuesday) has been cleaned thanks to the efforts of our dedicated volunteers. This round of cleanup appears to have removed most of the walnuts for this year! #NPTalertImage attachment

 

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Looked good from lovers lane to denver last night,thank you

Thank you !!! Those things are not nice to 700 X 23 tires.

Thanks so much, NPT Volunteers! You all are the best!

Posted on October 30th, 7:16 pm

Nickel Plate Trail - Indiana

NPT NEWS: A NPT volunteer found a damaged bollard late last week at the intersection of Miami County Road 400 North. Evidence from the scene indicates that a deer collided with the bollard at high speed. We're sorry to report that the deer did not survive the collision. #NPTalert ... See MoreSee Less

NPT NEWS: A NPT volunteer found a damaged bollard late last week at the intersection of Miami County Road 400 North. Evidence from the scene indicates that a deer collided with the bollard at high speed. Were sorry to report that the deer did not survive the collision. #NPTalert

 

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No way! That's crazy.

😢

Wow

Wow

Probley running from something that scared it !

Awwwwwwwww

Better a bollard than a bicyclist!

Important lesson from this post: those things are called “bollards.” There’s you’re education for the day 😜

Need red flashing lites lol

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