• Grassroots Grants: Mountain Playground Group Update

    In 2015, Mountain Rider’s Alliance (MRA) won an Alpine Initiatives Grassroots Grant, which enabled them to develop their latest program, the Mountain Playground Group (MPG). Community and independent ski areas are closing at an alarming rate, with over 30% closing since the 1980’s and many more at risk. The closing of winter recreational facilities have a devastating effect on local...