Electronic bicycles (eBikes) are here! Regardless of your opinion of the eBike, it’s important to know where eBikes can currently venture in the dirt. Because all eBikes have some level of motorized assistance, understanding the access to trails can be confusing. MWBA wants to help everyone understand the eBike policy of the Angeles National Forest. The USFS considers … [Read more...] about The eBike & trail access in the USFS Angeles National Forest
It's time for MWBA members to swap our trail work hard hats for our advocacy caps. You need to speak up. IMBA needs to hear your opinion. Your voice matters. For the first time in many years, there is a divide in the mountain biking community. Two respectable mountain bike advocacy organizations are not seeing eye to eye for mountain bike access in Wilderness areas. … [Read more...] about Please write to IMBA and share YOUR OPINION about Wilderness
Largely due to the hard work of CORBA's President Steve Messer of and Jenny Johnson of MWBA, a joint commentary was submitted today to the U.S. Forest Service on the San Gabriel Mountains National Monument Plan and Land Management Plan Amendment's "Need to Change" Analysis. Visit CORBA's web page for further detail regarding the process and please thank Steve for dedicating … [Read more...] about MWBA and CORBA submit joint comments on behalf of Mountain Bikers
The San Gabriel Mountains National Monument was formally designated by President Obama last Friday at Bonelli Park. Today, the actual proclamation was released to the public and the San Gabriel National Monument is official. MWBA is proud to have actively participated in the National Monument discussions and we are happy to see mountain biking mentioned (& pictured) in … [Read more...] about San Gabriel Mountains National Monument Proclamation
MWBA is continuing the tradition with the Pancake Breakfast back up at Henninger Flats. 11/6/11 at 8:30am. The founders of the MWBA will be serving pancakes and sausage until 11:30. We have a live band and will be showing a documentary of MWBA building the Ken Burton trail. Tickets are $6 and that includes 1 raffle ticket. Extra tickets for $1 each. There is also a VIP package … [Read more...] about Pancake Breakfast GRAND Prize!