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Northwest Arkansas Non-profit Details Equity on Trails & Active Transportation Bentonville, Ar–Trailblazers, a non-profit organization whose core work is trail development and consulting and community outreach and advocacy, is pleased to announce the publication of the Northwest Arkansas Trails and Active Transportation Equity Report. This comprehensive report provides a detailed analysis of the perceptions, use, and potential barriers to access for the region’s current state of trails and active transportation infrastructure. The report was created through a collaborative effort wi ..read more
The deltaGRIND is an annual bike ride in Helena, Arkansas that raises money to re-animate the Delta and rural Arkansas by inspiring renewed interest in the area focusing on natural resources. Those riders that think that any ride in the Arkansas Delta is flat, traveling through open fields with little to no tree cover are mistaken when it comes to the deltaGrind. Starting in downtown Helena, all three rides take on a short bit of Mississippi River Levee before dropping onto the Low Road, a gravel road that follows the river north from town. While the 18-mile and 50K rides cut up to the High R ..read more