Welcome to Wyoming Pathways

Welcome to Wyoming Pathways, the statewide voice of people who bicycle and walk. Join the movement and make our voice stronger. Wyoming Pathways’ goal is to encourage safe bicycling and walking – helping to create thriving communities and enhance public lands across Wyoming. People-powered activities – like bicycling, walking, and cross-country skiing – provide manyRead more

Freatured Reports and Stories

People Powered Progress Provides Momentum for 2017

What an eventful year 2016 was! From the early success in passing the Bicycle and Pedestrian System Task Force legislation to our current efforts to improve the Shoshone Mountain Bike Route Designation, Wyoming Pathways has been busy working on behalf of those in the Cowboy State who travel and recreate in a “people-powered” way onRead more

Shoshone Mountain Bike Route Designation

UPDATE: We had a great response to our request for comments on the Shoshone National Forest Mountain Bike Route Designation, including one from Governor Matt Mead. Thanks to everyone that took the time to submit a comment. We will continue to work with the Shoshone on these and other trail issues and will keep you postedRead more

Last Days of Fall Membership Drive – Where We’ve Been and Where We’re Going

As we transition from summer to fall in the Cowboy State and outdoor enthusiasts attention shifts to the colder weather activities like fat biking, cross-country skiing, walking and snowshoeing, Wyoming Pathways looks back on a busy and successful summer and looks forward to continuing our work to support these activities throughout the state. Supporting healthyRead more

Wyoming Pathways Once Again Included in Old Bill’s Fun Run for Charities Fundraiser

Update:  Wyoming Pathways received numerous generous donations during the 2016 Old Bill’s donation period.  We want to thank everyone who donated during this wonderful event.  All of the donations qualify for the matching funds from the event, so the impact of these donations will be magnified.  Once again in 2016, Wyoming Pathways is participating as aRead more

Post Charrette Update – Pole Mountain Trail Charrette – Friday, August 12th in Laramie, WY

The Pole Mountain Trail Charrette was a great success, with over 50 attendees, including representatives from the USFS, the Laramie trail using community, the Governor’s office, Senator Barasso’s and Senator Enzi’s office and IMBA, to name a few.  The sessions were very productive, with exercises that helped generate great ideas about how to move forwardRead more

Wyoming Pathways Board Member Selected to Wyoming Public Lands Initiative Advisory Committee for Park County

This past week, the Park County Board of County Commissioners selected their Wyoming Public Lands Initiative (WPLI) Advisory Committee members and Wyoming Pathways board member, John Gallagher, was selected as the Primary member for non-motorized recreation.  In this position, John will be able to provide his perspective and input as a long-time trail advocate toRead more

Found Money – “Orphaned” Federal Earmark Funding for Pathway in Jackson Hole Discovered by Wyoming Pathways.

Federal transportation funding sounds like a pretty wonky topic, hard to get very excited about. But on the other hand, federal transportation funding has been extremely important to build many of the great places we ride bikes in Wyoming, and many communities have benefited. That old saying “follow the money” remains good advice. Recently IRead more

Wyoming Pathways Launches Spring Membership Campaign for Individuals and Partners

UPDATE: Our Spring Membership Drive has ended and we would like to thank all of you who joined as members, partners or newsletter subscribers. Your financial support enables us to continue our work and adding your voice increases our reach and effectiveness.  Together, we can make a difference! As we roll into Spring, all aroundRead more

Wyoming Improves one place in National Biking and Walking Rankings

New reports from the League of American Bicyclists, Alliance for Biking and Walking and Safe Routes to School show Wyoming is making progress. League of American Bicyclists – The Bicycle Friendly State℠ program – Wyoming up one place to Ranking #35 The annual Bicycle Friendly State Report Cards have been released by the League of American Bicyclists.Read more

Wyoming Bicycle and Pedestrian Task Force – Moving Forward

Wyoming Governor Matt Mead signed the Bicycle and Pedestrian Task Force bill into law on Monday February 29th.  The next steps for the bill are for the Governor to appoint the 13 members called for in the bill, and to appoint a chairman. “This is the first ever state-level effort to study the benefits andRead more