A recent study by the Institute for Tourism and Recreation Research at the University of Montana found that cycle tourists spend about $79 per day, compared to $58.24 in daily expenditures for non-resident travelers who arrived by car or other means.
CASPER, Wyo. — To commuter cyclist Christopher Delaney, making Casper bike-friendly is about small changes and light footprints.
If you've ever walked down a Billings street with no sidewalks and noticed how close you were to elbowing vehicle traffic, consider what that would be like for children. Imagine walking along the edge of that street with a stroller or while using a wheelchair.
About 100 people rallied on Sunday afternoon at Montana State University Billings in favor of a "complete streets" resolution that could improve bicycle and pedestrian trails. The resolution is scheduled to be voted on by City Council on Monday.