Rollerblading Trails Taunton MA

Local resource for rollerblading trails in Taunton. Includes detailed information on local businesses that provide access to walking trails, hiking trails, cycling trails, and skiing trails, as well as advice and content on trail skating and trail skating safety.

(508) 823-3320
71 Cohannet St
Taunton, MA
Taunton Ultimate Fitness
(508) 822-2462
74 Weir St
Taunton, MA
Bridgewater Fitness
(508) 697-1180
620 Bedford St
Bridgewater, MA
Sunshine Fitness
(508) 286-2255
175 Mansfield Ave
Norton, MA
Sport-rx Athletic Performance
(781) 829-8890
20 Bedford Park
Bridgewater, MA
(508) 822-1113
39 Tremont
Taunton, MA
The Inn Fitness Club
(508) 823-6190
700 Myles Standish Blvd
Taunton, MA
Fitness Together Bridgewater
(508) 697-6660
220 Winter Street
Bridgewater, MA
Programs & Services
Elliptical Trainers, Free Weights, Personal Training, Treadmill, Weight Machines

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(508) 285-8303
184 W Main St
Norton, MA
Fitness Together
(508) 697-6660
180 Winter St
Bridgewater, MA
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Eight Rules for Safe Trail Skating

By Greg Major

Skaters sharing trail with bike rider

Skaters share a beach path with a cyclist in Long Beach.
Photo: Darlene Prois


With the skating season upon us, skaters everywhere will be heading outdoors again ... but so will millions of bikers, runners, walkers, dogs ... and who knows what else.

To help you navigate the hazards, here are some tips for skating on multi-use paths and trails.

1) Always wear a helmet. I am amazed when I see skaters decked out in every pad known to man but with nothing on their noggins.

Remember: Road rash heals, but a good bump on the head could cause you to eat with a straw for the rest of your life.

2) Don't expect others to make room for you. Everybody believes they are the king of the road. Be prepared to make room for trail hogs. And while you're at it, set a good example by making room for others.

3) Be polite. Let people know before you pass by calling out, "On your left." And don't expect people to get out of your...

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