A How-to on Successfully Planning and Developing These Exciting Park Amenities
Learn how to plan and develop a bike park in your community.
Presenters: Dan Miller, Community Planner, National Park Service – Rivers, Trails and Conservation Assistance Program; Jeff McNamee, Executive Director, Salem Area Trail Alliance; Mike Westra, Trails Project Manager, Evergreen Mountain Bike Alliance
Learn how to plan and develop a bike park in your community. Featuring examples in the Pacific Northwest, experts explain how to work with landowners to select a suitable site, engage stakeholders and the public in helping to develop a design, fundraise for construction, work with volunteers and consultants to construct the park, and touch on some of the management issues related to bike parks.
On average, the majority of survey respondents disapprove of e-bikes being allowed on the trail. This remains true across the board for each of the major user groups; however, mountain bike rider respondents are less likely to disapprove of allowing e-bikes on non-motorized trails and equestrian respondents are more likely to disapprove.
On October 22, 2020 U.S. Secretary of the Interior David L. Bernhardt announced 30 new national recreation trails in 25 states, adding more than 1,275 miles to the National Trails System.
With this document, the Dakota County Greenway Collaborative takes the approach used in roadbuilding and applies it to creating a countywide network of greenways.
Times of crisis challenge social sector leaders in extraordinary ways. The unprecedented circumstances brought forth by COVID-19 and recent acts of police brutality call on each of us to individually reflect, collectively support, and intentionally adapt our work to meet the urgent needs of this moment.