MBoSC friends— here’s what’s shaking in our corner of the world these days:
Flow Trail at Demo — Next Volunteer Weekend Work Event March 15-16
Sign up NOW for our next volunteer weekend work event, March 15-16! (And if you can play hookie this coming Friday March 7, shoot an email to firstname.lastname@example.org for the skinny on this impromptu weekday dig sesh.) Keep up to date on this incredible endeavor via trail builder Matt De Young’s engaging Trail Talk blog—if you aren’t motivated to pick up a shovel or other rad tool after reading his posts, you might want to check your pulse! Learn more about volunteering, donating to or sponsoring by visiting the flow trail section of our website.
Santa Cruz Mountain Bike Festival — April 5-6, Aptos Village
Just one more month (!!!!) ‘til MBoSC’s biggest fundraiser comes to town, can you believe it? The SCMBF planning committee has been JAMMING and things are looking sweet for this year’s family-friendly, eco-conscious MTB celebration. We could use your help! Mosey around our updated website to see what’s what and then hit us up to VOLUNTEER or SPONSOR!
CEMEX Survey & March 26 Meeting
Want more trails near Santa Cruz? The Land Trust of Santa Cruz County, land manager of the 8,500 acre CEMEX Redwoods property, continues to solicit public opinion as it moves forward in creating a new management plan. Take the online survey and speak up for mountain bike access. And be sure to attend the CEMEX access meeting on Wednesday 3/26 at 6:30pm. Reserve your spot NOW (space is limited) for this important community conference. Your voice can help get us more legal trails here in the Santa Cruz area!!
March Club Rides (keep in mind that wet weather cancels our rides)
Saturday March 8: intermediate level ride at Wilder, meet at 10… roll at 10:15, more info here
Sunday March 9: intermediate to advanced ride at Demo, meet at 9:30, roll at 10, more info here
Saturday March 15: intermediate level ride at Wilder, meet at 10… roll at 10:15, more info here
Saturday March 22: slow(er) ride along Emma McCrary and beyond, meet at 10… roll at 10:15, more info here
Saturday March 29: intermediate level ride at Wilder, meet at 10… roll at 10:15, more info here
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See you out there!
Hi ho[e], hi ho[e]…
photo courtesy Bruce Dorman