The routes below were from the 2011 Tour of Muncie.
Print them out and have your own tour of our community!
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Stormwater - Green Infrastructure (led tour)
water best management practices (BMPs) that reduce
the amount of run-off entering the storm sewers and
our rivers and streams. participants will have the
opportunity to see a rain garden being installed.
Geothermal heating and cooling station, with a presentation
by BSU Facilities personnel on how the system works.
Also on the tour are stops at the new Glick Art Glass Center,
Christy Woods, Greenhouses and Orchid Collection,
Park Hall (a LEED certified building), BSU bicycle infrastructure,
Bio-swales and storm retention areas, and the Ball State
Recreation Center and Outdoor Pursuits Equipment Rental
and Resource Center.
Craddock Wetlands Area, Hughes Nature Preserve,
And Minnetrista's Nature Area.
interesting spots in Muncie including the Castle House,
Cintas guy, AT&T Building, Algier's Barber Shop-truck-house,
multiple community gardens that have sprung up around
buildings and locations, including building currently
under renovation, some that are threatened, as well as
Minnetrista and it's Ball Family legacy.
takes participants on a ride on the Cardinal Greenway,
through Heekin Park and back to downtown.
Greenway South - Reservoir - Losantville
by adding a reservoir loop, and several turn-around locations,
creating an option of 13 to 40miles. A SAG station will be located
at the Greenway 500 bike shop.
Greenway North - Gaston
route to Gaston.
the opportunity to grab some great food from some of our
downtown Muncie restaurants, or take a short ride over to the Ball
State Village area.