Ep 25 – Bikes In Wilderness Part 1: Your Introduction to the Topic

As part one of a three part series about Mountain Bikes in US Wilderness Areas we begin with a history lesson. Starting from the beginning, in 1964 when the Wilderness Act was signed moving to how it’s effected local trail associations today. We’ll hear from Yvonne Kraus, Executive Director of the Evergreen Mountain Bike Alliance and Lance Pysher, President of the Bitterroot Backcountry Cyclists on what there respective groups are doing to a address trail loss. And we’ll also get some perspective from Ian Jones, President of the Southwest Montana Mountain Bike Association and Ryan Dunfee, AddUp Community Manager at the Sierra Club. Part 2 will be with Eric Melson of IMBA and Part 3 with Ted Stroll of the Sustainable Trails Coalition.

Show Notes & Links

http://www.wilderness.net/NWPS/documents/publiclaws/PDF/The_Wilderness_Act.pdf

https://www.evergreenmtb.org/
https://www.facebook.com/EvergreenMTB
https://www.instagram.com/evergreenmtb/
https://twitter.com/EvergreenMTB

http://www.southwestmontanamba.org/
https://www.facebook.com/SWMMBAmt/
https://www.instagram.com/swmontanamba/

https://www.addup.org/
http://www.sierraclub.org/
https://www.facebook.com/SierraClub/
https://www.instagram.com/sierraclub/
https://twitter.com/sierraclub

http://www.bitterrootbackcountrycyclists.org/
https://www.facebook.com/bitterrootbackcountrycyclists/
https://twitter.com/bitbackcyc

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