2021 Rail-Bike Adventures

– 1 Railroad Ave. Essex, CT 06426 –

8 Mile Round Trip Adventure over moderate terrain

Friday – Sunday: April 24-June 27 and Monday: May 31

Thursday – Sunday: July 1 – August 22

NOTE LOCATION: 1 Railroad Ave. Essex, CT 06426

Two Seat Bike: Accommodates 2 people $75.00

Four Seat Bike: Accommodates 2,3 or 4 people $125.00


  • All riders must be able to walk and be at least 8 years old.
  • Minimum height is 48″.
  • Maximum weight is 250 pounds (per rider).
  • No infants or canines are permitted on rail bikes
  • No discount for single riders.
  • A face mask is mandatory at all times while on the property except while riding the rail bike where acceptable social distance is kept between other riders and pedestrians.
  • Temperature check will be done for all riders with a non contact forehead scan prior to entering the instruction area
  • Please practice 6 feet social distancing
  • Wash hands frequently
  • If you feel ill please do not arrive for your reservation and notify us via telephone or email
  • One rider per rail bike must be at least 18 years old
  • Dress for the weather. Closed toed shoes are required. Please bring water or other non-alcoholic drinks.

All passengers are required to fill out a rail bike participant release of liability and assumption of risk agreement prior to receiving their boarding passes. Riders should be capable of bicycling recumbently for 70 minutes at moderate exertion.

Rail bikes run rain, light snow or shine. Company reserves the right to delay, postpone, or cancel due to extreme weather forecasts/situations

As a moderately strenuous, outdoor, open-air activity, you may be exposed to certain risks on this Rail-Bike adventure. 
You further understand that you are responsible for following instructions for safe use of the rail bikes as provided by the Company and/or its employees, and that you are responsible for damages or injuries caused by  failing to follow such instructions for safe operation.

Parking and Boarding location is 1 Railroad Ave. Essex, CT 06426.Please arrive 15 minutes prior to your Pedal Time.  After parking, follow signs located along the platform to the Rail Bike area. Restrooms are located on your way to the Rail Bike area on the left side of the yellow station building. Please report directly to the Blue Tent for Check-In. We ask that you please do not go directly to the Rail Bike Area without first checking in. A mask is mandatory at all times while on the property except while riding the bike as long as you keep acceptable social distance between other riders and pedestrians along the line. There are no walk up reservations; reservation must be made in advance.

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