Last Monday the USFS opened up or beloved Brown Mtn. to the saddle and our fav single track El P. MWBA worked on this with CORBA but that was a while back. The rains and illegal use for sure have altered some of the work.I'm sure you will see lot's of areas that need some major work to bring it back to the technical trail challenge that it was before the fires. I plan on being … [Read more...] about Brown El P finally open!
On Tuesday, April 26th I attended a meeting at the ANF HQ in Arcadia which was one of three initial meetings intended to communicate about a possible non-profit association/foundation focused on supporting the ANF and gathering input from existing volunteer organizations and interested parties. I am going to briefly summarize what I understood of the discussions and include my … [Read more...] about Friends of the Angeles Meeting Report
We will be rolling out a membership form and PayPal link for the $10 membership fee. This will look similar to the PMBC membership form. MWBA has been around for 25+ years as just a bunch of guys that do trail work on our local trails then hang out and drink beer. Plus the Pancake breakfast to raise money and raise awareness. Well now our local trails are closed and we need to … [Read more...] about MWBA/IMBA Membership Drive
This months meeting will be at INCYCLE in Pasadena. We need the support of other bike shops and other local bike clubs for the MWBA membership drive. The meeting will take place at 7:30 immediatly following the PMBC ride scheduling. I hope everyone can make it and show your support. We will be planning the Pancake Breakfast and more. … [Read more...] about MWBA with PMBC meeting first Wednesday of the month.
Title: MWBA Meeting Description: The meeting will be @ Wolfe Burgers on Lake St. just north of Colorado in Pasadena. We need to elect officers and vote on bylaws. Please join us if you want to get involved with rebuilding our local trails that got wasted by the fire and rain. Start Time: 7:30 Date: 2010-10-12 … [Read more...] about MWBA Meeting
Dear Friend of the AFC, Please join us for the second round of meetings on the Eaton Wash to review the trail designs developed by our consultants. You have your choice of a Thursday evening meeting in Rosemead or a Saturday morning meeting in Altadena. We got a lot of really good input from the first round of workshops and I encourage you to attend one of these final two … [Read more...] about Eaton Wash Review
On July 29th I attended a public meeting concerning the Eaton Wash Corridor Plan. There were about 25-30 people attending, counting the presenters. The meeting was opened by Marc Stirdivant of the Arroyo and Foothills Conservancy. There is a lot of overlap between their board and the Altadena Crest Trail (ACT) Restoration WorkingGroup. Marc introduced the planning group by … [Read more...] about Eaton Wash Corridor Trail
PASADENA - U.S. Forest Service officials announced Friday (June 4th) the beginning of a five-year study of an open space that stretches from the Santa Monica range to the San Gabriel Mountains. The Rim of the Valley Corridor includes private and public land from the Santa Monica Mountains, Santa Susanna Mountains, San Gabriel Mountains, Verdugo Mountains and San Rafael Hills. … [Read more...] about Rim of the Valley Corridor Special Resources Study
USDA Forest Service Los Angeles River Ranger District National Trails Day 2010 DATE: June 5, 2010, meet at 8:00 a.m., registration: 8:00 to 8:30 am LOCATION: Meet at Mt Wilson-Skyline Park Parking Lot … [Read more...] about National Trails Day 2010
First of all thanks for everyones supports. We had lots of PMBC volunteers and several local and long distance people that showed. Keith Bontrager came out and not only supported the event but made chili for the BBQ. KB is a great friend of MWBA and always finds a way make it to our event. The success of this event to get off the ground has been from the relentless effort from … [Read more...] about 2010 Pancake Breakfast Success