When in Moab, Make Lemonade…

When in Moab, Make Lemonade…

By Lukas Brinkerhoff 4:14 AM – The wind that has been howling all night, ripping up the tent stakes that would keep things from flapping, is now accompanied by a torrential downpour. If the wind hadn’t been keeping me up all night, the nervous excitement of attempting to ride the White Rim in one day […]

La Sal Mountains Loop Challenge

La Sal Mountains Loop Challenge

By Wayne Cottrell La Sal Mountains Loop Challenge The La Sal Mountains Loop Challenge is a challenging-but-rewarding 63.6-mile tour of the mountains east and southeast of Moab. The ride starts and finishes in Moab, and makes a clockwise loop along the scenic La Sal Mountains Loop. This is a popular loop drive for touring motorists, […]

Mobile Active Transportation Tours Provide Opportunity to Experience Bicycle and Pedestrian Projects

Mobile Active Transportation Tours Provide Opportunity to Experience Bicycle and Pedestrian Projects

  By Phil Sarnoff It is one thing to read an article about a new bicycle lane or to listen to a presentation about a multi-use path. It is a completely different thing to experience these firsthand while hearing from the planners and engineers who implemented the project. Mobile Active Transportation Tours (MATTs) are community […]

Moab and Grand County Earn Silver Bicycle Friendly Community Award; Orem Gets Honorable Mention

he City of Moab and surrounding Grand County jointly applied to the League of American Bicyclists (LAB) for designation as a BFC. Cyclists don’t necessarily end their trips where government jurisdiction changes and the city and county effectively work together to advance all forms of cycling. So the combined application worked in their favor.

Moab Community Bike News for Spring 2013

Moab’s bicycling community is set for an active spring with activities planned for bike month, including a bike prom, new bike enhancements at the Museum, and new school programs. Museum of Moab: The Museum of Moab invites the Moab community and visitor to celebrate Moab’s Bike History. Moab is a powerful destination for bicycling. From […]

The Last 24 Hours of Moab

The Last 24 Hours of Moab

It has been eighteen years that mountain bikers have been coming to this little valley Behind the Rocks outside of Moab, Utah to race the 24 Hours of Moab. I have attended for the last twelve years and they have all been memorable experiences. This was the final year that Laird Knight and Granny Gear productions are organizing this event.