Brats, Brews and early Packet Pickup will be Friday June 2, 2017 6:00 PM at Cahaba Cycles in Pelham. See you there!
BUMP will be taking a trip to Cloudland Canyon December 16-18 to ride! Below is information for accomodations and link to park… http://gastateparks.org/CloudlandCanyon Accommodations & Facilities: • 16 Cottages ($160–$210) — #6 & #7 are dog friendly ($45/dog, max 2) • 72 Campsites ($27–$33) • 30 Walk-in Campsites ($20–$25) • 10 Yurts ($100) – heated in winter • 13 Backcountry Campsites ($8–$10/person) • Pioneer Campground ($55) • Group Lodge (sleeps 40, $225–$275) cloudland-sitemap
How do we stop cut-arounds and cheat lines on the trail? This has been an issue as long as we have had trails. Cut-arounds can occur for a number of reasons, people want to avoid an obstacle that they do not feel confident riding, fallen trees/debris blocking the trail, or drainage issues. These issues can be resolved; make designated alternate routes around obstacles as recommended by IMBA, report fallen trees/debris and drainage issues to the local trail care crew, take part in trail maintenance days to address issues you have seen on the trail. However, recent cheat lines seem to be more about riding fast