Teens build new bike trails at Russian Jack Springs Park
Updated: Jul. 13, 2023 at 6:30 PM AKDT
Beginner and intermediate level mountain bikers will have a new trail to try out in Anchorage next year. Youth Employment in Parks, part of Anchorage Park Foundation, is building the trail in the north end of Russian Jack Springs Park. The project is funded by a Community Challenge Grant from the foundation, as well as grants from the State of Alaska's Recreational Trails Program and Mighty Bikes.
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