The Washington Department of Natural Resources is always looking to improve user experiences on our trails systems and we want to hear from you. Please take a few minutes to complete this survey about recreation on North Mountain. We appreciate your feedback.

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* 1. What zipcode do you reside in?

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* 2. How old are you?

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* 3. What is today's date?

Date / Time

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* 4. Do you own an eMTB?

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* 5. How familiar are you with eMTBs?

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* 6. How familiar are you with the differences between eMTB classifications as defined in WA Bill 6434 (Class 1, 2, and 3)?

WA Bill 6434 (Source): *”Class 1 electric-assisted bicycle” means an electric assisted bicycle in which the motor provides assistance only when the rider is pedaling and ceases to provide assistance when the bicycle reaches the speed of twenty miles per hour.

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* 7. How many times have you ridden an eMTB?

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* 8. Do you think eMTBs should be allowed on the trails at North Mountain?

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* 9. Why or why not?

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* 10. Please rank your answer to the following questions by how much you agree. 

eMTBs...

  1: Strongly disagree 2 3 4 5: Strongly agree
do more damage than regular mountain bikes.
by allowing users to ride further, do more trail damage than regular mountain bikes.
are more likely to create conflict with other trail users than regular mountain bikes. 
are more likely to create conflict with other mountain bikers than regular mountain bikes. 
are too noisy. 

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* 11. eMTBs...

  1: Strongly disagree 2 3 4 5: Strongly agree
are less safe than regular mountain bikes.
crowd the trail. 
belong on non-motorized trails.
can encourage new people to start mountain biking.
provide a good alternative to driving in a car (shuttling) to access the top of trails. 

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* 12. At North Mountain...

  1: Strongly disagree 2 3 4 5: Strongly agree
I noticed eMTBs on the trails.
I noticed eMTBs on North Mountain Road (shuttle road).
the presence of riders using eMTBs negatively impacted my overall riding experience. 

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* 13. Did you specifically choose to ride the North Mountain MTB Trail System because it allows eMTB Class 1 Trail Access?

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* 14. At North Mountain, how did you access the top of the descending trails?

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* 15. Please select the option that best describes your recreational mountain bike ownership?

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* 16. Please describe the best representation of money you spent while visiting Darrington to ride the North Mountain MTB Trail System (food/beverage,vehicle fuel, lodging, etc)?

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