Opening Trails To Class-1 E-Bikes Opens Trails To All E-Bikes UPDATE 8/30

UPDATE AUGUST 30, 2019: The Secretary of the Interior today signed Order Number 3376 that adopts the e-bike industry’s class structure and pushes land management agencies to open their non-motorized trails to this form of motorized recreation. The Order sets the path for agencies like the National Park Service and Bureau of Land Management to allow all 3 classes of e-Bikes on trails that are currently designated for mountain bike use. Fortunately, e-Bikes won’t be instantly added to trails on DOI lands. Each agency will first have to promulgate rules…