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State seeks trail ideas

State seeks trail ideas

The Washington Department of Natural Resources (DNR) is developing a new policy for recreational trails for non-motorized and motorized activities including hiking, horseback riding, mountain biking, and motorcycle and ATV riding. The agency is currently gathering input from the public about what they’d like to see in the state’s recreational trails, which will supplement staff...
State awards grants to fix backcountry trails

State awards grants to fix backcountry trails

Five projects in Okanogan County have been awarded grants to fix backcountry trails — all of them affecting the Methow Valley in some way — by the state Recreation and Conservation Office (RCO). The grants are intended to help pay for repair of backcountry trails, grooming mountain trails for snowmobilers and restoring trails for off-road vehicles. RCO awarded more...
MVSTA links popular trail systems together

MVSTA links popular trail systems together

The Methow Valley Sport Trails Association (MVSTA) announced this week that summer access along the Methow Valley Community Trail has been expanded to provide a link between the MVSTA trail system and the town of Winthrop. Recent agreements among MVSTA, the Winthrop National Fish Hatchery, and the Haub family (owners of Sun Mountain Lodge) allow...
Twisp picks planners for town trail

Twisp picks planners for town trail

An established trail through Twisp will be nice. Photo by Sue Misao   BY ANN McCREARY A Seattle firm with extensive trail development experience has been recommended by the Twisp Planning Commission to work on the town’s proposed Community Trail project. Planning Commission members recently reviewed  proposals from three trail planners and selected MacLeod Reckord,...