No matter where you are in Northwest Arkansas, you’re never very far from a trail – whether it’s a sweet patch of single-track or a paved ribbon alongside a creek. Our kids around the region are growing up with hundreds of miles of trails often literally in their back yard. Add to this trail paradise […]
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The rain is moving out this weekend as good riding weather (finally!) moves in. There are plenty of events to help you celebrate and dry out on Saturday and Sunday. Build-a-Trail Work Day Build up some good karma on Saturday while building trails for local students. Ozark Off-Road Cyclists and the Fayetteville School District are […]
Join in the first organized bike ride to the Walmart NW Arkansas Championship at Pinnacle Hills Country Club in Rogers. The LPGA Tour event draws the world’s top female golfers for a three-day event won last year by Northwest Arkansas’ own Stacy Lewis. The first 100 adult riders to sign up for the ride get […]
Mornings can be stressful in my house. Between school lunches, a 9-year-old who moves at the speed of sloth, and a never-ending battle with broken high heels, I often start the day feeling rushed. Add to that the school car line and morning traffic, and, well, you get the idea. But the best days are […]
This weekend is all about moms and bikes. And probably some moms on bikes. If that’s not your thing, how about baseball, beer and bikes? There’s some of that, too. CycloFemme The City of Bentonville is hosting its first ever CycloFemme ride on Saturday. The CycloFemme ride pairs perfectly with the Bentonville Film […]
Here are the latest train and bus schedules for the Greenway Grand Opening on Saturday, May 2. Bus Schedule: Razorback Greenway Event Maps 20150502 Train Schedule: Razorback Greenway Shuttle Train Schedule
The thing about trail building is, it’s hard. It’s been two days and the muscles over my ribs are still sore from swinging that McLeod with the big boys. Who knew there even were muscles over your ribs?
But the other thing about trail building is, it’s awesome. You spend a beautiful day in the sunshine creating a sustainable path that you and countless others will enjoy for years. At least that’s how it worked out last weekend at Ozark Off-Road Cyclists’ February trail maintenance day at Devil’s Den.
In September, the NW Arkansas trails get their recognition for being among the best in the world. Also, discover the Slaughter Pen Mountain Bike Jam festival, it’s not just for racers.
NWA Trails Third Edition covers the opening of the Buffalo Trail, Racing the Ridge, NWARK Bike Challenge and many more exciting topics. Also, check out the event page for fun activities.
In May, we celebrate women on wheels. Local cycling groups host women’s rides, provide opportunities to grow in the sport. Rodgers & Bentonville now have a bike sharing program. Also, Arkansas in Action, state hosts first bike and pedestrian summit.