Is the birthplace of mountain biking destined to become the worst place for mountain biking?

Great article in the Peninsula Press, a Stanford University journalism publication, that paints a pretty accurate portrayal of the battles mountain bikers have in Marin

http://peninsulapress.com/2016/04/22/mountain-biking-marin-county/

And our President, Vernon Huffman, is quoted and photographed.

On the other side of the equation, here is a great article about mountain biking in Portland.  The best quote, that we hope that Marin land managers hear is:

“Yes, any time a human being enters a natural area, that has an impact on the environment,” Chase conceded Thursday. “But by creating access, we’re also creating stewards for this natural area.”

http://bikeportland.org/2016/04/21/metro-council-votes-unanimously-for-mountain-biking-trails-north-of-forest-park-181449

 

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