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onX Ambassadors Reflect on What Public Lands Mean to Them
To celebrate National Public Lands Day on September 24, 2022, onX friends and ambassadors like Conrad Anker, Jana Waller, Cody Townsend, Mike Foote, and Luke Takahashi (Co- Founder of WLF Enduro) reflect on how Public Lands have impacted them and encourage all outdoor enthusiasts to do the same. Whether... Read more
Red Alert – Moab Trails!
RED ALERT FOR BLM COMMENT PERIOD The draft EA for the Labyrinth Rims / Gemini Bridges travel plan in Moab has just been published, kicking off a 30-day comment period that ends October 7. Find more info here: https://www.blm.gov/press-release/blm-announces-public-meeting-and-comment-period-labyrinth-rimsgemini-bridges-draft This is probably the most important travel management plan of... Read more
BlueRibbon Coalition Sues to Overturn Biden Monument Designations
Today, the BlueRibbon Coalition (BRC), filed a lawsuit in the U.S. District Court for the District of Utah against President Biden’s unlawful designation of the Bears Ears and Grand Staircase-Escalanted National Monuments. BRC is joined by a rancher, a miner, and a member of Utah’s Native American community —... Read more
Acquisition of 5,600-Acre Property for Motorized Recreation Area
If anyone remembers all the way back to 2007, the name Paragon Adventure Park probably rings a bell. Well this news and acquisition contains that property which is GREAT news for us enthusiasts! Scheduled to open in 2024, Mike Cashman, owner of Mount Zion Offroad in Dover, is thrilled... Read more
Defend Your Ground!
As always, our friends that fight to keep our lands open for all of us to use and enjoy, need our help! The Blue Ribbon Coalition continues to fight many battle for us but fighting to keep our lands open is expensive! Please take a few minutes and check... Read more
Defend Your Ground Episode 1: Don’t Let Moab BLM Cancel Dispersed Camping
Editor’s Note: Our friends at the Blue Ribbon Coalition (BRC) are still fighting for us, and as always they need our help and input! We are excited to announce that we have launched the Defend Your Ground Podcast as one more way that we can keep you informed of... Read more
Off-roaders Are Opposing Unreasonable Plan
The National Park Service is proposing to implement a day use reservation/fee system for the Tuweep area in the Grand Canyon, which includes the Toroweap overlook. Because of the rugged 4WD roads that access this site, this area is a popular destination for off-roaders who want to enjoy a... Read more
The BlueRibbon Coalition Unveils New Logo!
EDITOR’S NOTE: Please visit the website and get involved! Changes are coming that will affect us all! BlueRibbon Coalition (BRC), the national nonprofit leading the fight for access to recreation on public lands, unveiled a new logo today. At the heart of this logo campaign was a desire to... Read more
Add Your Voice to Paunsaugunt Travel Plan!
The Bureau of Land Management in Southern Utah is updating the travel management in the Paunsaugunt area near Kanab. This area includes 451 miles of routes that will be analyzed, and we think they should keep every mile of these routes open. They are asking anyone with information regarding... Read more
Blue Ribbon Coalition Action Alert!
Editor’s Note: Shared with our readers directly from BlueRibbon Coalition/Sharetrails.org.  A Column of Smoke on the Horizon – How to Oppose the 30×30 Lockup of our Land Last fall, I was driving home on the freeway, and I noticed a large column of smoke on the horizon. Even though... Read more