Salem Creek Greenway Segway Trail Ride
Saturday, March 23, 10 a.m. - noon
Overflow date: Sunday, March 24, 10 a.m. - noon
Triad ECO Adventures, 176 YWCA Way (across from the Gateway YWCA)
Experience the magic of the Segway personal transporter with an enchanting Segway "glide" along the Salem Creek Greenway to Salem Lake. Creek Week partner Triad ECO Adventures is offering 50 percent off for Creek Weekers who sign up for their guided Salem Creek Greenway Trail Ride. The $34.50 fee (half price!) includes Segway rental, training, helmet rental (or bring your own), practice through an obstacle course and a personal guide (with narration). Riders must be 10 or older (with parents, or else age 18), weigh under 260 pounds, be in generally good physical health, and sign a waiver. Reservation and deposit required; activity limited to 12 participants, first-come, first-served.
If the Saturday Segway glide fills up, a second Segway glide will be offered on Sunday, March 24.
Reserve your space by phone at 336-722-7777 or register online and use the online booking code "creekandseg" (lowercase, no spaces). Optional Tour guide gratuities are NOT included. Water bottle & sunscreen recommended, as is using the restroom prior to arrival (to expedite training). All participants will also receive discounts off future TEA excursions, & local purchases off new Mini-Pro & 1-wheel Segway products as-well-as all artsy Nutcase helmet selections (bike, water, board, child's, etc.)
Looking for a longer excursion? Check out the electric-assist bike ride along the Salem Creek and Peachtree greenways to Quarry Park.