HMBA will be hosting some core trail building events. These events will be focused supporting the RTP grants at O’Bannon and Southwestway, as well as continued trail development in Brown County State Park and Yellowwood State Forest. We have also listed the Hassmerfest and HMBA Epic events. These are great events and the proceeds help […]
After more than three years of planning, construction on the first of the new RTP Grant mountain biking and hiking trails at O’Bannon Woods started recently.
Preparations have been underway since earlier this year, when members of the Hoosier Mountain Bike Association, Kentucky Mountain Bike Association and the Evansville Hiking Club joined local riders […]
HMBA’s 2014 Annual Meeting was a productive one with many announcements.
First, we’d like to congratulate the 2014 HMBA Board and Advisory Committee. A full list of positions and a contact form can be found on the Current HMBA Leadership page. Some positions have not yet been filled, and the committees have yet to be […]
In 2009 HMBA applied for a Recreational Trails Program (RTP) grant for Southwestway Park. We were awarded over $120,000. The stipulations of the Federal grant required two reviews before construction can begin. The 106 historical preservation review was completed by State Historical Preservation Office (SHPO) in 2012. The NEPA environmental review was completed by a […]