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 … Continue reading

RTMP is Amended and Approved by Commission

The Marin Road and Trail Management Plan was presented to the Marin Open Space Commission and a wonderful thing happened.  It was agreed that the policy that used the term ‘dangerous mountain biking’ should be changed to say ‘dangerous activities’.  Once that change of phrase was agreed upon, the Open Space Commission approved the plan.

Access4Bikes is pleased with the outcome of the meeting as we felt strongly that ‘dangerous mountain biking’ was prejudicial and factually incorrect.  Having a prejudiced policy based on false data is not in the best interests of Marin.  The Commission agreed.

The plan will now go to vote with the Marin Board of Supervisors December 16.

For the Marin IJ story:

http://www.marinij.com/marinnews/ci_26981471/plan-regulating-county-trails-approved