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.