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Washington state lists parks with bike/hike campsites

[Updated for 2016 — See “30 places to camp for National Bike Travel Weekend“]

Washington State Parks and Recreation Commission launched its new “interactive” website last week at www.parks.wa.gov.

I immediately tested its “search” function for a topic near-and-dear to my heart — bike/hike campsites. Happily, I discovered that more than a dozen of Washington’s …

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Permanent link to this article: http://www.bikingbis.com/2014/02/19/washington-state-lists-parks-with-bikehike-campsites/

King County parks win support for more funding

The King County Parks levy jumped to an early lead for passage in returns counted Tuesday night.

 

In the first round of ballot counting, the $60 million a year levy was winning with nearly 70% of the vote. [All results here.]

The Evergreen Mountain Bike Alliance and the Cascade Bicycle Club both strongly supported …

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Permanent link to this article: http://www.bikingbis.com/2013/08/06/king-county-parks-win-support-for-more-funding/