3 Rivers On 2 Wheels: An Explorer’s Guide To Urban Pittsburgh, is a compilation of 10 self-guided bicycle tours that offer intimate encounters with Pittsburgh’s most diverse neighborhoods and eclectic architecture. 3 Rivers on 2 Wheels encourages and advises visitors and residents to explore the city’s storied past and celebrated transformation by bicycle. Accompanied by maps and award-winning black and white photographs, the guide presents some of the best and varied urban cycling in the country. 3 Rivers on 2 Wheels is unique among bicycling and touring guides in that it focuses on neighborhoods and routes within city limits. It is useful for bicyclists of all skill and endurance levels, as well as for people who prefer walking or driving. Each ride is rated by level of difficulty, making the self-guided tours accessible and convenient for as large an audience as possible.
The guide is written in loose, easy flowing language that appeals to people of all ages, 3 Rivers On 2 Wheels stands on its own as either an informational guide or as a bicycle guide. At 4.25 " x 11 ", it easily fits into a pocket, and the double wire binding makes for convenient handling while on the go.