East Memphis Tour, Route 50 (16 miles)
This route provides access to eastern residential areas of Memphis as well as numerous cultural and educational destinations. Starting at the Marian Hale Community Center at 4791 Willow Road, the route follows quiet residential streets and busy urban boulevards. The route provides access to Audubon Park, which contains the Memphis Botanic Gardens, a tennis center, and a golf course. South of Audubon Park is the Dixon Gallery and Garden, an art museum surrounded by 17 acres of gardens. The highly acclaimed Lichterman Nature Center, a 65 acre wildlife sanctuary and environmental education facility within Lichterman Park is at the southeast end of the route. On the far eastern end, off of Kirby Road, the route links to the City of Germantown bike lanes via Neshoba Road.
Users ride at their own risk, understanding that they will be sharing the road with motorized vehicular traffic.
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