Category Archives: private land

South Park: More fun than a 5 assed monkey

Do you like dirt jumps, pump tracks, downhill, built stunts and gravity riding? Are you fed up with land managers plowing your favorite jumps and destroying your ladder bridges? Do you want to have a place you can hold races … Continue reading

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Mountain Biking and Outdoor Education

I was notified of an interesting program offered by Roaring Camp which combines family mountain biking with outdoor education: It is with much excitement that “we” share with you the beginnings of our NEW family cycling program through the California … Continue reading

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The Big Picture

I’ve been spending a lot of time in Google Earth these days. For years I have wanted to catalog every mountain bike trail and large land parcels in GE so I can plan for new trails systems and look at … Continue reading

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Mitigating Risk for Private Land Owners

There are many advantages of allowing mountain bike access on private land. The trail design can be more “creative” and trail networks on private land are generally not subjected to the same level of scrutiny as trails on public land. … Continue reading

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