Listen to PPORA Exec. Director’s Interview with Hiking Bob Falcone!

Listen to PPORA Exececutive Director Becky Leinweber’s Interview with Hiking Bob Falcone! Recently, our Executive Director, Becky Leinweber, was interviewed on an episode of the “Outdoors with Hiking Bob” podcast! The interview covered topics such as the mission of the PPORA, the unique partnerships it has helped develop, and the challenges facing outdoor recreation in both the Pikes Peak region …

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It’s risky out there! That’s why PSU’s Outing Club can no longer go outside

April 18, 2018 3:27 PM By Don Hopey / Pittsburgh Post-Gazette Daniel Mursale/Post-Gazette A backpacking trip in the Rothrock State Forest and day hikes in the Laurel Highlands and Shenandoah National Park in Virginia were among the Penn State Outing Club’s 2018 spring-term events. After this weekend, though, the 98-year-old organization has nothing on its calendar, and unless things change, …

IMBA SUPPORTS BIPARTISAN BILL TO IMPROVE TRAIL ACCESS ON PUBLIC LAND

IMBA SUPPORTS BIPARTISAN BILL TO IMPROVE TRAIL ACCESS ON PUBLIC LAND Contact Eleanor Blick IMBA Communications Manager (720) 900-4622   (Boulder, Colo. July 27, 2017) On July 26, Senator Ron Wyden (D-OR) and Representative Rob Bishop (R-UT) introduced the bipartisan Recreation-Not-Red-Tape Act (RNR), a bill the International Mountain Bicycling Association (IMBA) enthusiastically supports as it aims to improve mountain biking …