North end is north of Arlington, WA., near Skagit County
line along Highway 9. South end is in Snohomish which is a bit south
east of Everett
Quality pavement creates an exceptionally smooth bicycling surface.
This trail passes through forest, dairy farming country and some suburbia.
I hear that this trail is the most popular tourist attraction in Snohomish
County. Trail is located east of Everett and north east of Seattle.
A few miles south of Arlington. 2005
Crossing under Highway 9. 2005
While many folks travel overseas,
to places like Nepal for enlightenment, I chose the peaceful paths in my
own back yard here in USA. There are Americans
who know where to find peace in Nepal, but haven't figured out how to get
across their own county with out getting on the freeway.
Steam train mural in Arlington. Painted on side
of building near Snohomish Centennial Trail. 2006.
article in Seattle Times, January 2013