From Binghamton, NY17 West to Exit #66. Right at top of the ramp, then left to fishing access lot.
Left at parking lot exit onto bridge For safety, walk bicycle from car and across road before mounting.
At light Left on NY17C
Right at Tioga CR14 then Right into Visions parking lot. Recommended turning point. See note below for continuation to Hickories Park or Owego.
Return to Start
From Visions lot, Left on CR14
Stop at NY17C
Left on NY17C
Right at Light onto bridge to Apalachin
Right to parking lot. For safety, walk down to parking.
While NY17C has high speed traffic, it also has good wide shoulders. So it is a good place for beginners to get used to high speed traffic.
Alternate extension - continue on NY17C West to first light then either Left to Hickories Park OR Straight to various fast food places in Owego. CAUTION - be very careful on return as at this light you will be continuing straight east on NY17C while many cars will be making a right on the ramp to access NY17. This is a dangerous spot, not recommended for beginners. This extension adds about 1 mile.
Places to Eat -
Lots of places on east side of Owego - The Subway - Other Fast Foods.