Giants Ridge is expanding their bike trails in the hopes of becoming the biggest lift served bike park in the entire Midwest. A lift park uses chairlifts to bring the rider and their bike up to the top of the trails.
Director of mountain sports Benji Neff said to WDIO "Currently there's only two places in the state where you can put your bike on a chairlift and come ride...
Free Hub magazine is a biking adventure site that features news and articles about anything with two wheels. They recently did a video highlighting the massive bike trail system in Duluth, calling it Trail City.
When we moved to Superior years ago, neither of us knew much about the town. Everyone in the Twin Ports talks about the great biking trails and paths around Duluth, but Superior rarely gets mentioned. That's why I was a bit surprised a few years ago to find out that the city actually has it's own forest in the city limits.
A press release I received from the City of Duluth informed of an upcoming project that will replacement a Sprint telecommunications pole with a new permanent mono-pine tower in Chester Bowl Park on the upper hillside. The project will begin on April 13 and that may cause some trails to close temporarily.
I use to be so scared of our snowmobile. I would play in the snow at age 4 while my dad and sister would ride the Scorpion around the yard, running up on the porch shaking my head NO when they would stop and ask me if I wanted to ride. Then, I got the guts to sit on it one day and dad took off. My first ride on a snowmobile was a surprise, but honestly, you couldn't get me off the dang thing af
Although more snow would be better, it's the time of the year to think snowmobiling. The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources wants to remind Minnesota riders that certain vehicles are no longer allowed on snowmobile trails this year.
Many people complain each year about the first snowfall, especially when it seems to come all at once for us. However, there is always a group of people cheering for more, and they are called snowmobilers. Even though the ground is snow covered, the trails don't open until December 1st for several reasons.