Inspire activities of play, exercise and social connections to promote Health & Wellness.
Inspiring health through play.
Create designated lanes (bicycle/running/walking) through the Portsmouth Front Street Mural District and shared lanes leading to area parks, key entertainment, historical sites, hospitals, shopping, and beyond.
Promote access along the riverfront and Front Street mural district.
Encourage support for businesses along the route by providing cyclists, runners, walkers safe and marked routes to businesses, schools and the University, parks, hospitals, and other key destinations.
Transform Portsmouth into a bicycle-friendly, health conscious and forward-thinking community.
Did you know:
- Portsmouth Connex was founded in 2006 under the name Shawnee Recreation Trail, Inc.
- In the spring of 2013 the group was reformatted and reinitiated the vision to bring bike routes to the Portsmouth community.
- In addition to Portsmouth Connex, there are also several other planned sections - including West Side Connex and New Boston Connex. The future is wide-open for extended Connex routes all around our community. It is expected that the project will occur over a series of years.