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Latest News from BAP
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On May 6, school children around the country will use pedal power to roll into school in celebration of National Bike to School Day.
This special day is a partner to the International Walk to School day, which is a time to take stock of the many benefits associated with traveling by means other than driving.
Last year, more than 2,200 schools participated in National Bike to School Day. In Colorado, 86 schools signed up on the national website (www.walkbiketoschool.org) for the event, including 16 Fort Collins schools, the most of any city in the state. Read more…
The 2014 Bicycle Master Plan envisions a low-stress network of bicycle routes suitable for families, youth, commuters and recreational cyclists alike. While much of this low-stress network exists today, certain sections of the network remain high-stress and uninviting for people wanting to travel by bike.
With the arrival of spring, we are beginning to see large numbers of trail enthusiasts heading out to partake of our local trails.
As a mountain bike patroller in Fort Collins with Overland Mountain Bike Club’s Diamond Peaks Mountain Bike Patrol, I am excited to get back out on the trails to ride and help trail users and our regional land agencies. Read more…