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Love Mountain Biking? Give Arkansas a Try

Love Mountain Biking? Give Arkansas a TryArkansas is quickly gaining a foothold as one of nation's premier spots for mountain biking.

"I think people don't realize quite yet the sheer amount of riding in Arkansas," said Matt McFee, director and lead guide of Hermosa Tours, based in Durango, Colorado. "Most people think 20- to 30-mile ‘epic' days are a thing only to be found further out West, but in fact, they exist in abundance in Arkansas."
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4 Western States Have Trails Added to National Register

4 Western States Have Trails Added to National Register The federal government has designated 22 trails in 13 states - including trails in California, Kansas, Nebraska and Texas - as newly recognized National Recreation Trails, adding more than 525 miles of trails to the National Trails System.

"From coast...
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California Trail Receives National Recognition

California Trail Receives National Recognition Rails-to-Trails Conservancy has named the Bizz Johnson National Recreation Trail as the eighth inductee to the group's Rail-Trail Hall of Fame.

The California trail is featured in Rails to Trails magazine and on RTC's Web site, complete with photos and ...
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Island Trail at Walnut Canyon National Monument Reopens

Island Trail at Walnut Canyon National Monument Reopens One of the most popular trails in the West, Island Trail at Walnut Canyon National Monument just outside Flagstaff, Arizona, has reopened after being closed since December 2007 due to rock slides.

Two separate rock falls occurred at Walnut Canyon Nati...
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A Great Place for Snow Country Playtime

A Great Place for Snow Country Playtime Maybe you know Moab, Utah for its beautiful scenery, proximity to Arches and Canyonlands National Parks, and outdoor recreational opportunities. Moab has been the destination of choice for spring, summer and fall adventure.

Few fans of the West, howev...
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