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Giving Thanks, Giving Tuesday and Our Fall Membership Drive

Wishing everyone happy Thanksgiving week, where we celebrate that great American holiday, Pre-Black-Friday Day! Well, sometimes it seems like that, but we really do want to wish all of our supporters a Happy Thanksgiving and tell you how thankful we are for you. We cannot do what we do for Wyoming biking and walking withoutRead more

Belvoir Ranch – Untapped Potential for Outdoor Recreation in Southeast Wyoming

Did you know that just west of the City of Cheyenne, there is a nearly 19,000 acre piece of land, owned by the City that has the potential be be an outdoor recreation destination for the region with a hundred-plus miles of trails? Well, there is and it is called Belvoir Ranch/Big Hole. The landRead more

Wyoming Pathways Awarded Wyoming Community Foundation Grant

We just learned that Wyoming Pathways received a grant from the Wyoming Community Foundation (https://wycf.org/) and want to thank them for their support.  We will use the funds to continue our work helping Wyoming communities to become better and healthier places to live through biking and walking. We also wanted to encourage you to notRead more

A Great Event and Great New Trail In Lander

We had an awesome time this past weekend in Lander at the Jurassic Classic Mountain Bike Festival. Also, finally got to ride the new Upper Brewer’s Trail that Wyoming Pathways helped raise funds for and project manage. All I have to say about both the event and the new trail is WOW! The event wasRead more

Pole Mountain Trail Project Phase 2 Gets Rolling

Things are moving along on Phase 2 of the Pole Mountain Trail Project. We just posted some pretty instructive pictures of why some of the trails needed heavy maintenance and rerouting. Our goal is to end up with sustainable trails that are fun for all users, within the guidelines of the managing land agency. WeRead more

Brewer’s Trail Extension Complete

It’s a wrap! The Brewer’s Trail Extension Project is complete and there is a sweet new section of trail in Sinks Canyon, near Lander. This past Saturday, our Executive Director, Tim Young did the final walkthrough of the new trail section with the USFS, the trail consultant, Adam Buck and Lander Cycling representatives. Reports areRead more

Tim Young quoted in Rails to Trails Jackson Northern Pathway Article

Wyoming Pathways Executive Director, Tim Young, was quoted in a recent article by the Rails to Trails Conservancy about the Jackson pathway system.  The article also included a few of his photos as well, making it pretty easy to see why this is such a popular pathway.  The Tetons are always impressive! The world-class NorthernRead more

RFQ for Phase 2 of the Pole Mountain Trail Project Available for Download.

For any professional trail builders interested in participating in Phase 2 of the Pole Mountain Trail Project, a Request for Qualifications (RFQ) has been made available for download on the Phase 2 project page.  The deadline for submission of qualifications is end-of-day June 1, 2018.  All project details are contained in the RFQ.

Jackson Ranks High in People for Bikes “Bike-Friendly” Network Analysis and Wyo22 Pathway Progress.

Guess what? A Wyoming town just placed ahead of Boulder and Fort Collins in the latest People for Bikes Bicycle Network Analysis. The Analysis measures “bike-friendliness” and the town is Jackson. Although Jackson is a bit of a special case, it shows that it’s possible to achieve great things if you have committed advocates workingRead more

Wyoming Bicycle and Pedestrian System Task Force Report Released

Hot off the press is the new Wyoming Bicycle and Pedestrian System Report 2018. You can download the full report here. Prepared at the request of the Wyoming Legislature and Governor Mead, the 80-page report highlights the many benefits and opportunities of bicycling and walking for Wyoming communities, with helpful examples and resources.  The ReportRead more