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Foothills trail work is just that, and lots of it

One of the most chronically overlooked and under-appreciated things among recreationists is trails. They tend to be taken for granted and treated like sidewalks – usable any time with little or no maintenance required. Nothing could be further from the

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Avoid Bucktail and Central Ridge trails near Military Reserve on Saturday, April 27

A large volunteer project coordinated by Ridge to Rivers and REI will take place on both trails. The work will be done between 9 a.m. and 1 p.m. Volunteers will fill in a number of deeply troughed sections. The project

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There’s plenty to ride and hike without damaging trails

I rode about 30 miles on the mountain bike on Saturday during the beautiful, 55-degree weather. Typically, I don’t like riding a mountain bike on roads, but I knew Foothills trails were going to be muddy no matter how sunny

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