This guest post was written by Hugh Naylor, one of the pioneers of Pemberton trails network. Hugh and wife Jan landed in Pemberton in 1967, back when the Village's population was 250, and between them, the pair were the driving force behind the creation of the Library, the Salmonids in the Classroom project, a host … Continue reading Hugh Naylor is looking for a father figure, who might be able to explain the corporate world to him
The Pemberton Wildlife Association's Tenquille trail work day is April 16. The work day will focus on the lower section of the Tenquille Trail. Meet up is 0800 at the Lillooet FSR bridge. The PWA is responsible for the maintenance and management of trails and recreation sites within the Tenquille - Owl Lakes Recreation Area through an … Continue reading PWA Tenquille Trail Work Day invites volunteers from 8am on April 16
We might be one of the smaller communities in the running for MEC's Dirt Search contest, to donate $10,000 in trail improvement bucks to a winning community. But, we possibly have the highest concentration of trail users per capita. So get voting! If successful, the PVTA will use the funds to build a multi user … Continue reading Our trail warriors need your help. But you don’t have to get dirty. Just click.
Because trails. Because bike-riding. Because running, walking, hiking, riding. Because nature. Because mountains. Because we live here. Thank you to the PVTA and all the trail wizards out there who help build recreational amenities for us all to enjoy. Check out their terrific instagram feed, @pvtatrails. Below? 4 reasons to follow along. (Trail news, great … Continue reading Intagram feature feed : check out @pvtatrails for local trail eye-candy
As most bike-riding Pembertonians know, the Signal Hill area is home to some great classic rides like Lumpy’s Epic, Tower of Power and K2. What you may not know is that there has been a lot of work happening in that area recently, and the result is a growing selection of trails and loops to … Continue reading Trail Watch: New Intermediate Trail Link-Up
<p><a href="http://vimeo.com/94522414">2014 NIMBY Fifty Race Preview</a> from <a href="http://vimeo.com/nimbyfifty">NIMBY Fifty</a> on <a href="https://vimeo.com">Vimeo</a>.</p> With the advent of the 5th NIMBYFifty technical marathon XC race this weekend, we asked co-founder Dean Linnell what to get excited about... What's new? This year we've decided to have a "Lite" version. Check out the blog post here. We've also added … Continue reading Happy 5th anniversary, NIMBYFifty – May 31
Very stoked to debut a brand new column on The Wellness Almanac, dedicated to local trail news, contributed by Tracy Napier, a biker, hiker and tool belt wearer who loves maps, dirt, dogs and Pemberton. She'll be contributing a monthly Trails Update here. You can reach her with questions, news, photos or props, at email@example.com. … Continue reading TrailWatch: Riding Season Is Underway, and We Have a New Column Dedicated to It! Updates Galore.