Results tagged with 'moutain biking'
Published Jan. 31, 2013
The Bicycle Federation of Wisconsin's first winter carnival will offer all the fun the name would imply, riding the trails in Ray's Indoor Mountain Bike Park, games, food and drinks. Organizers have a business agenda, as well, and will lay out the Bike Fed's plans to lobby legislators for money to support cycling and for a vulnerable user law in the ongoing 2013-'14 legislative session.
Published Dec. 7, 2012
There's an adage shared among outdoor enthusiasts that the time on the trail must equal or exceed the time driving to it. Mountain bikers in Ozaukee and Waukesha counties are working to make the standard easier to meet by building trails closer to home.
Published Nov. 2, 2012
For a time, Milwaukee-area mountain bikers feared they would be shut out in the redevelopment of the Crystal Ridge Ski Hill into a sports complex, featuring a dozen baseball fields. There were few guarantees of continued access to the property and its popular trails in the lease deal Milwaukee County approved with developer and baseball enthusiast Michael Zimmerman and Zimmerman Ventures LLC.