Tag: mountain bike

MCBC Responds: “Headlines Matter”

The Marin County Bicycle Coalition was disappointed by the most recent Marin IJ headline on an article concerning the management of Open Space District lands, “Birders block bikers in Marin trail battle.” There are several things wrong with the headline.

Biketoberfest Redux a big success!

The rain stopped, clouds broke, the sun came out and the taps started flowing – Biketoberfest 2017 was a hit! This year’s festival faced challenges, but everyone involved, including brewers, exhibitors, musicians and volunteers, had a can-do attitude and felt the “show must go on!”

Comments Needed Today on Azalea Hill CEQA document

ACTION ALERT: MCBC identified Azalea Hill as a major gap in Marin’s trail network in 2011. MMWD has prepared a multi-faceted project which will enhance recreation and reduce impacts on the environment. We need your support for this 3 GAPS Project today!

China Camp – Progress on the Shoreline Trail

A big MCBC Thank You! to the 35 volunteers who worked on the Shoreline Trail repair job at China Camp State Park last week. Thanks to their efforts we are finally close to getting the trail open again.

“Slow and Say Hello!” at Historic Phoenix Lake Log Cabin this Saturday

Visit the Trail Partners’ “Slow and Say Hello!” outpost this Saturday at the historic Phoenix Lake log cabin to get all of your trail-related questions answered, learn about safe trail use, and use your new knowledge of trail etiquette to win fun prizes. For this one day only, the historic Log Cabin will also be open to the public.

County Parks Video Highlights Measure A Results

Following an extensive vetting process, Marin County Open Space was able to start implementing new trail projects in 2016. They have opened 3.5 miles of new trails in Mill Valley and San Geronimo, with another two miles of trail under construction now. This video highlights one of those projects.

MTB Hall of Fame Induction Weekend Celebration

The Mountain Bike Hall of fame is now ramping up for a fabulous weekend in Fairfax to honor and induct four legends of our sport. Don’t miss the festivities at the Mountain Bike Hall of Fame, Friday and Saturday September 22-23, in Fairfax, California