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Bikepacking 101

So what is Bikepacking? The simplest definition is found on the Bikepacking.net website. The short answer: it’s backpacking with a bike. Longer answer: any ride that includes an overnight stay. This could be anything from ultralight singletrack tours to fully loaded dirt road touring (e.g. on the Great Divide Mountain Bike Route).  bikepacking.net focuses on off-road touring, away from cars. But […]

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Advocacy Alert

Advocacy Alert

  Action Alert! Take action and make your voice heard!    Take the One-Page Survey and Share Your Thoughts on State Parks Mountain Bike Trails Plan!   Calling all Riders,   The Eastern Washington chapter of Evergreen has been working with State Parks to develop a comprehensive, long-term, trails plan for mountain biking at Mount Spokane State Park.   State Parks is […]

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Evergreen Events

Evergreen Events

Mark Your Calendar and Join Us at these Two Upcoming Social Events in May!   We all know the weather in Washington can be finicky this time of year, making it hard to get out on your bike and ride. But since the recent sunny days have got so many of thinking about mountain biking, we’ve decided to plan some […]

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Upcoming Evergreen Events

Upcoming Evergreen Events

Hey mountain bikers, if you’re looking for your next ride, class, work party or race here is what Evergreen MTB has coming up. There’s something for everyone. -Scatman   Get Info: (Click the links below to jump to a topic) Upcoming Events Rides Classes Work Parties   Volunteer OpportunitiesFuture Events Get Together:Attend one of these upcoming events Fanatik Bike […]

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North Fork Nooksack User Built Trail Closure!

North Fork Nooksack User Built Trail Closure!

Action Alert! Take action and make your voice heard!   North Fork Nooksack User Built Trail Closure!   Beginning on April 2nd the Washington State Department of Resources (DNR) will be decommissioning all user-built bike trails on Slide Mountain at the North Fork Nooksack in Whatcom County!   The work, estimated to cost $23,000, will begin on April 2nd and […]

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Help Evergreen Build New Trails

Help Evergreen Build New Trails

Thanks to everyone who has already donated during this campaign. Because of you our goal is in sight. We’re almost there! The amount we need to raise is $74,500.  As of today we’ve raised $66,597, so we have $7,903 to go.That means Evergreen still needs your support to ensure we can meet all our objectives for 2012, including great new trail projects!   Some of the […]

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2012 Cycling Calendar

2012 Cycling Calendar

Thanks to Joe Martin for gathering the following information. Some days there are multiple events so they are placed in order of preference. Dates with ? are unknown at this time.   Season Long Training Series Tuesdays from March 20 to August 28 – Road Race Series at Pacific Raceways (http://www.buduracing.com) Thursdays from April ? to September ? – Seward Park Cycling series (http://northwestvelo.com)   Registration […]

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Advocacy Alert! Okanogan-Wenatchee and Colville National Forests‏

Advocacy Alert! Okanogan-Wenatchee and Colville National Forests‏

This was take directly from an email from the Evergreen Mountain Bike Alliance.  Please read and act fast.  I also strongly suggest you write IMBA as well and stress the importance of them making it their number one priority to reverse the Wilderness Act so that bicycles are allow in them. Wenatchee and Colville Forest Plan Revisions – Mountain Bike […]

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North Kitsap Trails Association Press Release

North Kitsap Trails Association Press Release

Just the other day I received this press release by the North Kitsap Trails Association (NKTA) outlining their master plan for non-motorized trails in Kitsap Country. At present, outdoor enthusiasts from all over the Puget Sound region use hundreds of miles of trails in north Kitsap. Most of these trails are located on private lands. This plan outlines the need for and […]

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Test of Mental Pre-Ride

Test of Mental Pre-Ride

May 27, 2011 Location: Squamish, BC Getting there: Head north on Rt. 99 out of Vancouver towards Whistler/Squamish In Squamish turn Right onto Finch Dr Take your first Left onto Loggers Ln The Brennan Park Leisure Center will be on your left, this is the start area. View Larger Map Guide books and Maps: Map You can also pick up […]

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