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Partners, Sponsors & Neighbors
Hiking & Outdoors
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Partners, Sponsors, & Neighbors

Grande Communications

Greater Edwards Aquifer Alliance

Hill Country Photography Club

Randall Morris & Associates Real Estate

San Marcos Nature Center

San Marcos River Foundation

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City of Austin: Wildland Conservation Division

Lady Bird Wildflower Center

Texas Master Naturalist - Hays County Chapter

The Nature Conservancy of Texas

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City of San Marcos

National Parks Service

San Antonio Parks and Recreation Department

Texas Parks & Wildlife Dept.

U.S. Geological Survey

U.S. Forest Service

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Hiking & Outdoors

American Trails

Austin City Connection


Free Catalog of Tips for Geocaching

Hiker's Guide to Poisonous Plants

Hill Country Guide

Mountain Bike Trails

Texas Hiking

Texas Trails Network

Texas Travel Industry

Texas Wildlife Trails

Rails-to-Trails Conservancy

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Trail Building

American Trails: Design and Construction

Central Texas Trail Tamers

International Mountain Bicycling Association: Trailbuilding and Maintenance

Natureshape: Shaping Trails by Design

Trails To Build: Articles

University of Florida: Trails, Bridges & Boardwalks

University of Minnesota: Recreational Trail Design and Construction

U.S. Forest Service: National Trail Drawings and Specifications

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John Allen’s Home Page
Bicycle-related engineering topics and education. Allen offers an excellent pamphlet “Street Smarts,” which covers basic street riding topics thoroughly and clearly.

Rivendell Bicycle Works
California provider of high quality, hand made lugged steel bicycle frames and equipment for what Grant Peterson, the owner, calls the lifelong cyclist (if you are interested in racing, don't go here).

International Police on Mountain Bikes Association
Information on mountain biking in general and specific to law enforcement and emergency response.

Texas Bicycle Coalition
Local affiliate of the League of American Bicyclists, offers education, local advocacy issues, and road safety information.

League of American Bicyclists
National organization of bicycle advocacy, education, and political action.

Austin Cycling Association
Offers local hosted rides, advocacy, and politics. Publish Southwest Cycling News available at local bike shops and mailed to members monthly.

Sheldon Brown’s Home Page
Before he passed away, Brown was the go-to guy for anyone interested in esoteric repair and rebuilding of bicycles.

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