Ride & Stride

All-Alumni Ride and Stride


Join us for the healthy way to start Reunion/Homecoming weekend!


Muhlenberg is committed to making the Reunion/Homecoming experience as much fun as possible for all returning alumni. Now in its second year, the Ride and Stride was created as a fellowship and fitness activity for ALL returning classes. It's a great opportunity for old friends to reconnect in a positive way. There is something for everyone!

Join us for the All-Alumni Ride and Stride!

On Friday, September 20 at 10 a.m. riders will enjoy a 26 mile bike ride (with an option to customize your miles) and striders will enjoy a 4 mile walk to start the weekend. All alumni are welcome to join this FREE event.

Riders and Striders will celebrate together at Sand Island in Bethlehem with lunch.

The Ride and Stride is a...

Ride along Lehigh Canal South. This trail ride begins at Allentown Canal Park and travels along the scenic towpath through the trailheads at Bethlehem Sand Island, Freemansburg, and Palmer Township to Hugh Moore Park with return to Allentown Canal Park after lunch with Striders at Sand Island. The entire ride is 26 miles with the option of doing a return from any of the trailheads.

Stride along the Lehigh Canal South beginning at the Allentown Canal Park for 4 miles to Sand Island in Bethlehem. Enjoy the scenery of the Lehigh River and Canal as you walk the original towpath of the Lehigh Canal Mules. After lunch with riders you will be transported back to Allentown Canal Park.

Both Friday events start and finish at Allentown Canal Park.

Participants in the Ride and Stride events are encouraged to gather at 9:30 a.m. to stretch and warm-up before starting at 10 a.m. Directions and other event details will be provided to all who register.

Want more information? Please contact us at 800-464-2374 or bergalum@muhlenberg.edu!

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