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Scores pack forum on proposal to close Mount Rogers NRA trails

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U.S. Forest Service looking at closing 80 percent of trails popular with Grayson horseback riders

By Don Richeson

WYTHEVILLE -- U.S. Forest Service officials and a Grayson County-based horseback riders group still aren’t seeing eye-to-eye following a forum last week about proposed trail closings. But Grayson County resident Elizabeth Thomas, the president and founder of the group, MRNRA Trail Advocates Coalition, sees at least one promising sign – the plan to close most of the horse trails in Mount Rogers National Recreation Area is charging forward at less of a gallop than before.


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