Malheur National Forest in eastern Oregon is working to create a new bike trail system with the help of Recreational Trail Program (RTP) funds.
Jodi Bellefeuille, the Recreational Trails Program (RTP) Grant Coordinator, has shared in progress photos from the Magone Lake Mountain Bike Trail System project. The Malheur National Forest is working to develop this bike trail system. Included in the photos are USFS staff, and volunteers from the Blue Mountain Land Trust’s Blues Crew & Eastern Oregon Trail Alliance working on this ongoing project.
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October is here, which means it's time to enter the 3rd annual American Trails Costume Contest!
From wayfinding signage that help the public navigate your trail, to informational signs that educate trail visitors about the area, promote conservation, and create a more interactive experience, proper signage can take trails to the next level.
Trails are an important resource, but sadly we are increasingly seeing trails abused by littering and vandalism. American Trails has created a packet to teach kids to be great trail stewards so the next generation of trail lovers can help lead the way towards better care for our trails.