Tag: Biking

One Step Closer For Skyline Trail: Public Input Sought

Big Bear, Ca, August 16, 2011, 12:00pm – The Big Bear Valley Trails Foundation is in the process of working with the Forest Service to get a new trail approved.  The proposed trail known as Skyline would span from east to west along the south ridge of the Big Bear Valley, and would provide hikers, cyclists and equestrians with a safe alternative to fire roads such as 2n10 that has heavy vehicle traffic.   This Saturday, there will be a public meeting at the intersection of fire roads 2N10 and 2N06, located south of Snow Summit. The meeting will take place at 10:00am and is an opportunity for people to see displays of the initial presentation, go on a short hike along a general proposed route of the trail, and attendees will be able to ask questions and provide their input or suggestions.  According to Phil Hamilton, Trails Foundation President, the Trails Foundation has been working with the Forest Service to make what he believes will be an “epic trail that will attract users from all over the country when completed.”  The Trails Foundation is a non-profit organization, dedicated to creating, enhancing, preserving and promoting non-motorized use of Big Bear Valley trails and roadways for the enjoyment and transportation of residents and visitors. Last year the Trails Foundation successfully reopened the Seven Oaks Trail after it had been overgrown for...

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Ride Around The Bear Brings 400 Cyclists Through Big Bear

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Team Big Bear Mountain Bike Race Is Full Of Big Bear Locals!

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Weekly Ride Schedule Kicks Off With Community Ride

Big Bear, Ca, May 6, 2011, 12:00pm – As warmer weather has returned to the Big Bear Valley, the Big Bear Cycling Association will kick off their weekly ride schedule tomorrow with the first Community Ride of the season.  The Cycling Association has a full schedule planned this year, adding a few new weekly rides including Mountain Bike Mondays, and Timed Training Ride Thursdays, where participants will take part in timed training rides where times will be recorded and cyclists can then measure their progress throughout the season.  The Cycling Association encourages everyone to come to the Community Ride tomorrow.  “Dust off your bike, and come ride with us,” said Craig Smith, President of the Cycling Association, “this ride is for everyone.”  For the first Community Ride, a mechanic will be on hand to do basic bike repairs at 8:00am.  The Community Ride will meet at the Copper Q in the Village on Pine Knot.  “Community rides are social, easy, fun bike rides,” said Smith, “and all ages are invited and encouraged to come ride.”  For more information go to...

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Community Bike Ride

The Big Bear Cycling Association hosts a community bike ride every Saturday morning during the spring and summer season.  Meet at the Copper Q in the Village on Pine Knot Ave before 9am on Saturday’s.  Rides vary, and all levels of riders are welcome!  For more information visit...

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