As we all know, riding
areas are becoming far and few between. We all lose something when a
riding area is closed, regardless if you have ever ridden there. One
closed riding area is usually followed by another and the "domino"
effect can lead right to your favorite riding area being closed. Riding
on private property without permission of the landowner is a major
topic of concern with lawmakers and legislators. Tearing up the
landscape is another aspect that many riders seem to take for
granted. Recently, one of our club members was sent to a seminar
held by the Tread Lightly Organization. We are now in the process
of learning the essentials to off-road riding and behaviors that will
hopefully keep us all riding for years to come. Check out the
Tread Lightly Organization below.
brochures on all sorts of outdoor activities by clicking on the link
Lightly Trail Tips
Please remember to tread lightly where instructed. There are plenty of
opportunities to have fun without damaging our reputation in the
If you're looking for places to ride in Minnesota, the MN DNR has a
great map of MN trail locations.
ride in MN with good single track are below. Find them on the map.
Nemadji State Forest
Paul Bunyan State Forest
For places to ride in Wisconsin, the WI DNR has has a great map of WI
Check out Black River Falls, WI as well. They have some great
single track! Terrain is sandy and it really doesn't matter if it
gets rained on! Click here for a map of the single track in Black River Falls.