Below is a list of links to studies of economic impact of mountain biking to the environmental impact of mountain biking. Everything you need to fight the good fight for trails and trail access.
This site provides a myriad of studies worldwide for everything you need to know for your advocacy issues.
The nation's leading authority in trail planning, building and management. Many studies can be found at the IMBA website.
Tennessee Mountain Biking Association
Devoted to protecting and promoting mountain bike access in Tennessee.
A list of local studies
- Economic Impact of the Virginia Creeper Trail
- Environmental Impact of mountain biking at Big South Fork - Download file (2.3MB pdf file)
Books and other materials
IMBA Trail Solutions & Managing Mountain Biking Books
Managing Mountain Bikes:
If you are a club, representative or land manager, we can provide to you, a free copy of Managing Mountain Bikes and/or IMBA's Trail Solutions. To inquire, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
USDA Trail Books and Downloads
Fundraising and grant resources
IMBA Resource Page
Off-Road Trails - Trail systems around Knoxville, Chattanooga, Nashville and the Tri-Cities