Share the Trail

To encourage trail courtesy and with permission from the USFS, MWBA installed “Share the Trail” signs at a few of the busiest trail junctions in our local San Gabriel mountains.  This week we installed a sign at Eaton Saddle where many riders…

August on a very dry El Prieto.

Sunday August 17th, thirteen MWBA volunteers braved the heat and worked hard on El Prieto.  Brush had grown heavily throughout El Prieto despite conditions dryer than many of us have ever seen in the canyon.  It was a very successful…

Roguing on Sunset

I’m not talking ’bout Norma Desmond in Sunset Boulevard, desperately preparing for her final close-up, I’m talking about doing trail work on Sunset Ridge with very little training and no support from the Forest Service and/or a local chapter of IMBA such as…

Regular is Good!

We took the sage advice of our forbearers and made a point to become more regular.  So, if you’ve ever  had the desire to volunteer and give back to the community and you are a trail user, why not come out and…

New Year, New Schedule

In case you haven’t heard, MWBA has made the commitment to do trail work at least once a month this year. Mark your calendars for the 3rd weekend of every month. We will publish the details each month, but expect…

The New Board is sooo Old School!

Our first annual membership meeting was a complete success and very productive. Mitch Marich who is the acting President until that role gets officially filled opened up the meeting by way of introductions and a brief history of MWBA. Jenny…

El Prieto Trail work

What a day! Approximately 25 volunteers came out to help fix a couple of spots on El Prieto. It was great to see so many people come out and lend a helping hand with one of our most used and beloved…