A kerfuffle broke out this week when the American Hiking Society posted an online petition urging the National Park Service and U.S. Forest Service to "protect the hiking experience on National Scenic Trails and sections of these trails that were... Read More / Post Comments
Mountain biking will be literally front and center before the U.S. Congress on June 27. The House Natural Resources Subcommittee on Public Lands and Environmental Regulation will hold a hearing concerning Outdoor Recreation Opportunities on State,... Read More / Post Comments
Photo: IMBA founders meeting in 1988.
Mountain biking is, for the most part, an activity that depends on access to public lands. Sure, there are a few privately owned bike parks and riding areas in existence. However, the vast majority of places we... Read More / Post Comments
The guidance on this website, and in other IMBA documents, is for reference only and should not be interpreted as a standard, specification or regulation. Mountain biking is inherently risky and could result in injury or death.