The proposed Mountain Bike Route Designation Project could add 35 miles of new trail to the Shoshone and also close some unofficial paths riders have used for years.
Ninety-eight percent of 23,475 public comments favor one or more "conservation-oriented" management goals on the Shoshone National Forest, such as special "wilderness" protections, no surface development for oil and natural gas, and additional limits on motorized use areas, according to data released by forest officials.
Comment period extended for Shoshone forest plan
The public comment period for the Shoshone National Forest management plan has been extended to Nov. 26. The Shoshone National Forest staff is in process of revising its forest management plan which will …
Yellowstone Gate editor Ruffin Prevost recently rode along on a 150 mile snowmobile tour of the lower portion of Yellowstone, taking in sights along the way such as Yellowstone Lake, Old Faithful, Fountain Paint Pot and the Lower Falls of the Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone River.
The Bureau of Land Management has approved the first drilling project inside northwest Wyoming's Shoshone National Forest in more than 20 years, raising concerns among environmentalists.