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We Owe Them a Beer

Better yet…. give up one ride a season and give a helping hand These men and women have all given more than 8 hours of their time to help build Rock and Roll Trail at Carvins Cove. Find a schedule of Carvins Cove work days on the Pathfinders website here,  join their mailing list to Read more…

carvins cove trailwork

Carvins Cove Trailwork

Rock & Roll Trail Trees don’t like to have dirt piled against their trunks plus it looks bad.The dirt weakens and rots the bark providing easy access for insects which can damage the tree. We put shoe rocks ( sort of like shoe molding but with rocks) around trees at places where the tread is Read more…

carvins cove trailwork

Help Build Rock-N-Roll

Would you like to help build the Rock-N-Roll trail at Carvins Cove this weekend? We will be working this Sunday December 4th .  You could help in the morning or afternoon.  First shift starting at 9am.   Other shifts starting times can vary.  Would like to have a few that can start in afternoon and stay until around 5pm.  Email me and let us Read more…

Steve Powers enjoying some Arcadia riding. Photo credit: Stephen Johnson

Big Trailwork/Ride Day–North Mountain

October 9, 2016 at 9:00 AM. Come help improve one of our region’s most epic backcountry riding terrain– North Mountain. We will be working on Catawba Valley Trail! After…we will ride our handiwork and congratulate each other over well-earned beer! Tools to bring: Loppers, hand pruners, hedge shears. Facebook Event  

GLOC Mountain Bike festival

June Club Social- GLOC Mountain Bike Festival

Updates: 1. Saturday tickets are now $35 and kids get in for free. 2. There will be a raffle with the following prices up for grabs: -One entry (for women only) to Sue Haywood’s  QOM downhill clinic at Bryce Resort on August 13th. -Two training plans created by Hunter Allen from Peaks Coaching Group. 3. Read more…

jefferson national forest sign

Arcadia Trails

Ride the beautiful trails near Arcadia, VA in the Jefferson National Forest Beautiful back country riding in the Jefferson National Forest near Arcadia. This post includes driving directions and 3 route options: beginner, intermediate and expert. Parking/Meeting Location: 462 Jennings Creek Rd Scenic Drive from 462 Jennings Creek Rd to Beginner Backcountry Ride Start Read more…