President Trump’s budget is out and infrastructure is on the chopping block … including options like safe places to walk and bike. The president’s budget proposal is just that: a proposal. Write your member of Congress today! Tell them to say “no” to cutting funding for trails, walking and biking. The White House’s “skinny budget,” released yesterday,
The following meetings will be held for public input regarding the Southern Blue Ridge Bike Plan. We will be reviewing the draft bicycle routes in the surrounding areas. Please plan on attending.
We have reached our maximum class size for the chainsaw refresher scheduled for February 18 (and 19th if necessary). If any volunteers did not make the list, we can try again this fall or next spring. Please let Heath Emmons know ASAP if your plans change and you cannot attend. If you are a volunteer
Grand Opening ceremonies and 1st Annual Just for Fun Group Ride are scheduled for November 18, 2017 from 12 p.m.-2 p.m. at Piney Knob Trail System in Murphy, NC. About Piney Knob Trail System: The town of Murphy, North Carolina is constructing 22.3 miles of recreational hiking and mountain biking trails on the 700+ acre
The Southern Appalachian Bicycle Association (SABA) released their 2017 calendar of events. Please check back as we post additional details about our upcoming events this year: January 27, 2017: 6:30 p.m. Southern Appalachian Bicycle Association (SABA) monthly meeting at Brother’s at Willow Ranch restaurant in Young Harris, GA January 28, 2017: 9 a.m.-12 p.m. Volunteer
Unfortunately, the 2017 event has been cancelled for lack of participation The 3rd Annual Georgia Mountain Metric Century takes place this year on Saturday, May 13, 2017 in the majestic Northeast Georgia Mountains. The mountains of North Georgia offer a world class cycling destination and our bicycling event encompasses several of the area’s climbs, known
On October 1st it will be legal for motorists to cross the solid center line to pass slower-moving bicyclists. This is a big advocacy win for BWNC and the NC bicycling community as we have been advocating for this change for many years; read the BWNC discussion here. This provision is contained as Section 5.5a
NCDOT TO HOLD A PUBLIC MEETING REGARDING IMPROVEMENTS TO U.S. 19/74/64/129 FROM THE END OF THE FOUR-LANE DIVIDED SECTION SOUTHWEST OF MURPHY TO HIWASSEE STREET IN MURPHY The North Carolina Department of Transportation (NCDOT) will hold a public meeting in Murphy on December 8th for the proposed safety improvements forms the end of the four