What you'll do
There will be 16 stops along this 9 mile journey, We might stop for an opportune snack, but please bring the nutrition and water you need for a 3 hour excursion. The pace is leisurely. We will return to 718 Cyclery at the ride’s conclusion. 1. Carroll Street Bridge: Dating from 1889 2. Stadium Wall: The Brooklyn Tip-Tops 1914-1915. 3. Burial location of the Maryland 400, who gave their life to save the American Army during the Revolutionary War 4. Old Stone House: Location of the last stand of the Maryland 400 5. Washington Field:The ballpark was the home of the Brooklyn baseball club during 1883–1891 (and is where the Maryland 400 fell). 6. Baltz Memorial: Stephen Baltz briefly survived a 2 plane collision over Brooklyn that killed 134 people in 1960. 7. 126 Stirling Place: Damage from the 1960 plane crash can be seen on buildings on this block 8. 640 2nd Place: Former home of Barack Obama 9. A brief history of Prospect Park 10. Quaker Cemetery. Prospect Park 11. Maryland 400 Monument: Prospect Park 12. Site of Malbone Street Wreck: 93 people lost their lives at this spot in NYC’s deadliest subway crash in 1918 13. Site of Ebbets Field: Home of the Brooklyn Dodgers from 1912 to 1957 14. Clove Road: Original Revolutionary War Road that dates back to a Native America Trail 15: Battle Pass Monument: Prospect Park 16: Return to 718 Cyclery
We will provide Bikes and Helmets
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Where you'll be
We will ride through Brooklyn, uncovering historic sites hiding in plain site. Bike rental included in cost
Keep these in mind
Any experience can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase.
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Up to 10 guests ages 14 and up can attend.
Bring a bike if you have one...use of bike and helmet included in cost
Nyc Local Bike Tour - Lost in Brooklyn