An effort to connect the entire East Coast with protected bike paths has been pedaling along since 1991. The nonprofit behind the effort has been on fire lately. Here's what is driving its mix of public and private support.
Anyone who’s walked into one of those REI mega-stores on a Saturday knows that place is a gold mine. A fleece gold mine. But the outdoor gear retailer gives some back, recently announcing $4.6 million in grants for parks, trails, and other outdoor recreation areas.