If you haven't visited The Radavist, you are missing out. John Watson's website is a great resource for all things bicycle. New products, honest reviews, and features that span interests from bike packing trips, gravel grinders, cross racing, cargo bikes, and mountain biking. Truly a well rounded source for all things with pedals. Not only does The Radavist provide quality … [Read more...] about The Radavist features MWBA, CORBA, & the Ken Burton Trail
MWBA's Dec 2014 Sunset Trail work was a BIG SUCCESS 17 volunteers worked to repair water damage from the recent heavy rains in the Angeles. Many new drainages were created to keep water from flowing down the center of Sunset Trail and a number of older drainages were cleared and prepped for the next storm. As always, there is plenty more work to do, but the volunteers made a … [Read more...] about Finishing the year on a great note!
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 start their descent into Altadena. Signs were also put up at the start of Sunset Trail and along the popular El Prieto single … [Read more...] about Share the Trail
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 day thanks to the big number of people who showed up to help. Tailgate sandwiches & cold drinks wrapped up a good day on El Prieto. A big … [Read more...] about August on a very dry El Prieto.
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 MWBA or CORBA. If you see work that needs to be done please contact us on our facebook page, on twitter, or email us … [Read more...] about Roguing on Sunset