UCSC on Trailforks.com

University of California Santa Cruz’s upper campus preserve provides fire road connectivity between Pogonip, Henry Cowell and Wilder Ranch State Park. MBoSC is currently working with UCSC and other interested parties on trail development in the preserve.┬áBikes are currently allowed on access roads only.

Report: UCSC Bike Plan Public Meeting

November 22nd, 2006

Last Friday I attended the public meeting which reviewed the UCSC bike plan. This meeting was attended by local bike transportation advocates, student commuters, mountain bikers and representatives from transportation planning of the City of Santa Cruz. A revised map … Continue reading

UCSC Bike Plan Draft Review November 17th

November 10th, 2006

There will be a public review of the UCSC bike plan next Friday November 17th from 4:30-6 pm. Details are at the end of this post. This is a great plan since UCSC has made provisions for LEGAL off road … Continue reading

2006 Draft UCSC Bike Plan Released

May 23rd, 2006

The 2006 UCSC draft bike plan has been released: http://www2.ucsc.edu/taps/pages/bike_plan.html A review of the plan shows that UC has made provisions for LEGAL off road single track trails in their plan. Section 2 recognizes the recreational opportunities for students and … Continue reading

Environmental Survey on "Star Wars"

January 27th, 2006

An intern named Iris is doing a study on mountain biking on the Campus Natural Reserve. She has been stopping and interviewing riders as they rode though the Upper Moore Creek (a.k.a Star Wars) trail. She interviewed a friend of … Continue reading