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Vail Valley Fundraising Effort Nets Trail Help

EAGLE COUNTY — A reduced budget and limited personnel makes 2.3 million acres of White River National Forest a challenge for the U.S. Forest Service rangers to maintain. After watching this national trend for the past couple of years and seeing how other areas across the country attempt to cope with it, the Vail Valley

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Annual Report: VVMBA 2015 Year-End Review

Here is our ‘annual report’ on work in 2015.  We had huge year for trails and for VVMBA in 2015 and want to take a moment to reflect on all that you helped accomplishment by showing up to dig or by contributing financial and moral support.  You also supported us by getting out there and riding

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Avon Open Trails Update

West Avon Preserve The Vail Daily recently published a great article on the West Avon Preserve opening. To get the full update, follow the bottom link. When the West Avon Preserve reopens on Wednesday, a new trail called Wild West Ridge will open with it. The 2.18-mile path was machine constructed by Momentum Trail Concepts

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Vail Valley Mountain Bike Assoc Volunteers

Season Kick-Off

Join the VVMBA for our season kick-off party, Tuesday, April 7th at 6pm at the Miller Ranch Community Center! Come learn about all of our Valley trail projects in progress and find out how you can become a volunteer for us. Volunteers are the heart of our organization – we couldn’t do what we do

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Avon Bike Trails Open

Avon Trails Officially Open!

Public excitement over the 13.5 miles of new trails in town culminated Saturday during a ceremony at O’Neal Park in Wildridge. A group of 50-60 trail users gathered at the area of open space known as the West Avon Preserve to celebrate trails like Lee’s Way, Easy Loop and Playground Way, which officially opened this

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Epic Avon Volunteer Day

Epic Volunteer Day in Avon

270 volunteers showed up from Vail Resort’s volunteer day to help make the future Avon Saddleridge trail become a reality. We usually get about 200 feet of trail done on any given Wednesday night. Today, with the amount of groups out there, we had the potential to touch about 4,000 feet of the 6,700 total

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Saddleridge Trail Ready in Avon

The Saddleridge Trail in Avon was opened to the public in May of last year thanks to our many volunteers! SADDLERIDGE Difficulty: Intermediate. Total Climb: 1,000 feet. Total distance: 2.25 miles. Upper trailhead: Beaver Creek Point, parking available. On the Trail: Saddleridge, Avon from On the Hill on Vimeo. Take a look at the full Saddleridge

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