Grand Opening of Eastgate Park Bicycle Pump Track

Meridian Township Parks and Recreation Department is excited to announce the grand opening and ribbon cutting ceremony of a bicycle pump track in Eastgate Park, 4023 S. Meridian Road, Okemos on Wednesday, June 30 at 6:00pm.


Mark your calendars and help celebrate and thank our local volunteers for their efforts in creating a park […]

Open House Scheduled for June 21 on Proposed Management Plan for Fort Custer State Recreation Area

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June 7, 2010 – The Department of Natural Resource and Environment announced today that an open house designed for the public to provide input on the proposed Phase 2 Long-Range Action Goals Plan for Fort Custer Recreation Area in Kalamazoo County will be held on Monday, June 21.? The […]

MMBA 20th Anniversary Letter from the President

Two thousand ten marks the 20th anniversary of the MMBA!? Dwain Abramowski and a handful of volunteers started the organization in 1990.? It has grown to 2,300 members supporting over 600 miles of trails.? I believe these important anniversaries are a good time to step back and celebrate past accomplishments and talk about the […]

Equestrian Right to Ride Laws ? Pigeon River Country

By John Gonway, MMBA Director of Advocacy? May 5, 2010 – Director of Advocacy John Gonway and other members of the MMBA leadership attended a meeting at the Department of Natural Resources & Environment Offices in Grayling, Michigan on Monday, April 26, 2010. The meeting was the first of several required under the Equestrian Right […]

Lucinda Means Advocacy Day

Wednesday, May 26, 2010Price:? $10Click here to register.


Ann Arbor, Michigan – April 29, 2010 – The three top cycling advocacy organizations in Michigan, the Michigan Mountain Biking Association, the League of Michigan Bicyclists, and the Michigan Trails and Greenways Alliance, are teaming up their efforts and organizations for the Lucinda Means […]

May 21 is Bike to Work Day in the United States and Michigan


Help Us Celebrate National Bike Month

Michigan – April 29, 2010 – With spring in the air, the League of Michigan Bicyclists (LMB), Michigan Trails and Greenways Alliance (MTGA) and Michigan Mountain Biking Association announce that May is Bike Month, May 17-21 is Bike to Work Week and Friday, May 21 is […]

Equestrian “Right to Ride” Bills and the Trails Advisory Council

By John Gonway, MMBA Advocacy Director

After a great deal of negotiations by the Backcountry Horsemen of America, the Michigan United Conversation Clubs, Michigan Mountain Biking Association (MMBA) and the Michigan Department of Natural Resources and Environment (the ?Department?), the Equestrian Right to Ride Bills (House Bill 4610 sponsored by Tim Moore and Senate Bill […]