Press - PTAG in the news!

2014

Marshall Mangler features running, bike races on North Park trails
By Deborah Deasy, Trib Total Media
October 22, 2014

Pittsburgh Trails Advocacy Group volunteers cut trail in South Park
By Rick Wills, Trib Total Media
October 19, 2014

Biking with Larry Walsh: PTAG Trailfest
By Larry Walsh, Pittsburgh Post- Gazette
July 12, 2014

Annual Trail Fest hits Hartwood Acres, Boyce and North parks this month
By Deborah Deasy, Tribune-Review
July 9, 2014

Mountain Biking-Pittsburgh's Trail Junkies
By Ashley D., Active Pittsburgh
June 10th, 2014  

Pittsburgh area offers abundance of great riding opportunities, bicyclists say
By Doug Gulasy, Tribune-Review
April 9th, 2014  

Volunteers work to keep park trails in good condition
By Deborah Deasy, Tribune-Review
March 19th, 2014

2013

Trails to open in Bellevue
By Connie Rankin, The Citizen
September 21st, 2013  

8th Annual Trail Fest Coming to a Park Near You
by Michael Lynch, 90.5 WESA
July 11th, 2013 

Trail Fest welcomes variety of trail users
By Jill Cueni-Cohen, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
July 11th, 2013 

Trail Fest is spread over multiple locations
By Larry Walsh, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
July 6th, 2013

Trail Fest expands; aims to draw better
By Bethany Hofstetter, Trib Live
Tuesday, July 2nd, 2013

Advocacy Group focuses on condition of North Park's trails
By Jill Cueni-Cohen, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
June 13th, 2013

A Newsmaker you should know about: Outdoors enthusiast is new president of trails group
by Katchleen Ganster, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Thursday, January 10, 2013

2012

Councilman Patrick Dowd Honors Pittsburgh Trails Advocacy Group with Proclomation
City Council District 7 news
October 2nd, 2012

2011

North Park opens a new training course for downhill mountain biking
By Charlie Magovern, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Sunday, August 07, 2011

Building the Swamp Whale biking obstacle
By Charlie Magovern, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Sunday, August 07, 2011

Biking: Forum for those who bike to work set for Wednesday
By Larry Walsh, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Monday, May 09, 2011

2010

Grant keeps group on right path
By Shannon M. Nass, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Sunday, November 28, 2010

Group brings positive change to Pittsburgh's biking trails
By Larry Walsh, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Monday, November 22, 2010

Fifth annual Mountain Bike Festival rides into the city next week
By Larry Walsh, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Saturday, August 07, 2010

North Park trail blazed in memory of enthusiastic biker
By Bethany Hofstetter, Pine Creek Journal
Thursday, July 8, 2010

Hidden Valley develops hidden talent: biking
By Larry Walsh, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Saturday, June 19, 2010

Workshops, speakers kick off 3-day event
By Larry Walsh, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Saturday, May 15, 2010

Trail to be built in bicyclist's memory
By Lawrence Welsh, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Tuesday, March 28, 2010

Much work must be done on region's bike-hike trails
By Kaitlynn Riely, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Monday, March 01, 2010

2009

Commuting to work? Take it easy at first
By Larry Walsh, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Monday, November 23, 2009

Here's an idea: Check out one of these groups
By Karen Price, Tribune-Review
Friday, October 23, 2009

North Park trails mapped for GPS
By Peggy Conrad, Tribune-Review
Thursday, October 22, 2009

Biking: Free rides highlight annual festival
By Larry Walsh, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Monday, July 20, 2009

Bike festival highlights area trails
By Karen Price, Tribune-Review
Friday, July 17, 2009

2008

Celebrate a year of happy trails
By Larry Walsh, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Tuesday, November 25, 2008

Ike leaves mess in city, county parks
By Karen Price, Tribune-Review
Friday, September 19, 2008

Teens turn out to work on trails in Hartwood
By Kathleen Ganster, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Thursday, September 18, 2008

Volunteers walk the walk, improve trails in South Park
Lawrence Walsh, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Thursday, September 11, 2008

Trail group volunteers to fix Boyce Park route for cycling
By Lawrence Walsh, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Thursday, September 11, 2008

Mountain bikers pitch in to repair public trails
By Lawrence Walsh, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Sunday, August 31, 2008

More trail work scheduled
By Lawrence Walsh, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Sunday, August 31, 2008

Biking: Festival planned for July 4-8
By Larry Walsh, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Saturday, June 28, 2008

Biking: River & Wind Challenge set for June 7
By Larry Walsh, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Saturday, May 03, 2008

Light display irks Hartwood neighbors
By Liz Hayes, Valley News Dispatch
Sunday, March 30, 2008

Mountain bikers sharing the trails
By John Hayes, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Sunday, March 02, 2008

Getting started: Winter nighttime mountain biking
By Kathleen McCaffery,Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Sunday, March 02, 2008

2007

Pittsburgh Trail Advocacy Group blazing a trail
By Karen Price, Tribune-Review
Friday, September 14, 2007

Biking: Mountain bike festival showcases 5 county parks
By Larry Walsh, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Friday, June 08, 2007

Biking: Downtown bike shop finds niche, audience
By Larry Walsh, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Saturday, May 12, 2007

2006

Mountain bikers showing off region's trails
By Bob Batz, Jr., Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Sunday, August 3, 2006