Pugski Friend Launches MTB Map Series

Discussion in 'Mountain Bikes' started by Tony S, Apr 30, 2018.

  1. Tony S

    Tony S aka qcanoe Skier

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    Okay, this is a huge deal here in my house. Graphic designer and talented rider @Wending has been working on a major independent project for over a year, and this week it all comes to fruition.

    For the first time, the greater Portland area has really detailed, painstakingly researched and documented trail maps for MTB. They're extensively vetted, first hand, with all the local land trusts, etc., for appropriate use. Massive amount of work went into these. Cool features I've never seen before, like stub trails at intersections, showing you forks NOT to take. And these maps will be FREE at local shops, trailheads, etc., thanks to hard won sponsorship from many businesses, including LL Bean.This is contributing to the community as it should be done. Bravo, Wending Maps and Wayfinding.

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  2. scott43

    scott43 Making fresh tracks Skier

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    That's awesome. I work for a municipality and getting things like this are not easy even in the gov't environment. It's awesome to see someone take it into their own hands because they love the sport. Great job.
     
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  3. Jwrags

    Jwrags Aka pwdrhnd Skier

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    Looks awesome but to avoid confusion these are for Portland, MAINE, not Oregon. Darn!
     
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    Tony S

    Tony S aka qcanoe Skier

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    Yes, for once the original Portland is ahead of that other Portland. ;)

    Now when we get your level of air service to ski destinations we'll have made the big time.
     
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  5. newboots

    newboots Atop Killington Peak Skier

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    Wow, and wow!
     
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  6. Philpug

    Philpug Enjoying being back on two skis. Admin Pugski Ski Tester

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    Impressive.
     
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  7. Jim McDonald

    Jim McDonald My Sunset View Skier

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    Very cool! :golfclap:
     
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  8. Crank

    Crank Out on the slopes Skier

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    Very nice!

    However, when we Pugskiers are MTBing in Portland we expect guided tours!

    Although a map may come in handy when Wendy drops us.
     
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  9. Doug Briggs

    Doug Briggs Making fresh tracks Pugski Ski Tester Industry Insider

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    That's cool. I'm looking forward to biking season. I recall the rides I used to do when I lived there. All months of the year, too.
     
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  10. Tricia

    Tricia The Velvet Hammer Admin Pugski Ski Tester

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    Wow!
     
  11. Alba Adventures

    Alba Adventures Putting on skis Skier

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    Yes. WOWza.. Deeply impressed.
     

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