2 June Trail Events

2 June Trail Events

2015 Great Midwest MTB Summit Join IMBA Upper Midwest and IMBA Great Lakes for an epic mountain bike summit in Marquette, MI, June 12-14. This bronze-level Ride Center will play the perfect host to several days of learning, networking and great rides Event Link Marquette Trail Fest Join us in celebration of Marquette’s trails June 26th – 28th, 2015. This event will be a fun weekend for all non-motorized trail users; featuring mountain bike races,…

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History of the Caravan

History of the Caravan

In Europe, the origins of travel trailers and caravanning can be traced back to travelling Romani people (‘Gypsies’), and showmen who spent most of their lives in horse-drawn caravans. Samuel White Baker purchased an actual Gypsy caravan in Britain and shipped it to Cyprus for his tour in 1879. The world’s first leisure trailer was built by the Bristol Carriage Company in 1880 for Dr. William Gordon Stables, a popular author of teenage adventure fiction,…

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