Description: Check out New York City's 29th annual 5 Boro Bike Tour.
This legendary tour has New Yorkers of every stripe hoping on thier bikes and winding thier way through 42 miles of car-free routes in the five bouroughs, from the Battery to Staten Island. Ride highlights include crossing the BQE, cruising down the FDR, and racing over the Verrazanno narrows for the ride's finish in a Staten Island Park. With the ferry ride back to Manhattan running smoother each year, this is the one ride that allows cyclists of all levels to tour the city on wheels. May 7th 2006.
official tour website: http://www.bikenewyork.org/BNY-TOUR.htm
tour pictures: http://www.flickr.com/groups/5borobiketour/
Route plotted by http://www.nycbikemaps.com