Mountain Bike Clubs and Patrols Ready to Aid California State Parks

September 2009
IMBA Trail News;Fall2009, Vol. 22 Issue 3, p5
The article reports on the move of the International Mountain Bicycling Association (IMBA) in cooperation with its affiliated clubs and mountain bike patrols in facilitating state parks in California in the midst of the 2009 financial crisis. There are about 100 state parks planning to close in fall of 2009, according to Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger. Tom Ward of IMBA states that mountain bikers have been supporting hundreds of projects in California parks over the years.


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