Northwest North Carolina
Mountain Bike Alliance

an IMBA-SORBA Chapter promoting land access, trail preservation and new trail development on the federal, state, and local lands in our region.

Speak

We’re a chapter of IMBA, the voice of mountain bikers worldwide. Join us and let your voice be heard.

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Build

Our members build and maintain sustainable mountain bike trails for everyone to enjoy.

VOLUNTEER

Respect

We are dedicated to respecting the environment; building and riding trails respectfully.

ABOUT US

Ride!

Whether you’re an experienced rider or just starting out, we’ll connect you with the MTB scene.

OUR TRAILS

Upcoming Events

Feb
24
Sat
Lake James State Park Work Party
Feb 24 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Lake James State Park Work Party @ Lake James State Park MTB Trails | Nebo | North Carolina | United States

Come help us give the trails at Lake James State Park early season love!

All Work Parties will begin at 9am. Pack water and snacks to take with you on the trail. Sturdy footwear and work gloves recommended. Tools will be provided, and work will end around noon. Group ride will follow at 1pm, so don’t forget your bike!

Dates and work detail subject to change; this post may be revised. Any day-of cancellations will be posted on Facebook site, so check there if weather looks questionable.

Mar
21
Wed
2018 Southern Mountain Bike Summit
Mar 21 – Mar 24 all-day

Join SORBA’s volunteers, land managers, advocates, and members in Nashville,TN, March 21 – 24 for the 2018 Southern Mountain Bike Summit. Workshops, presentations, panels, networking, socials, bike riding, and lots of fun will be had by all.

“The Southern Mountain Bike Summit is a not-to-be-missed event.  Nowhere else will you see such a passionate group of mountain bikers in the Southeast meet and accomplish so much…..  And, you get to ride your bike on the finest trails in the Southeast!

NEW – The Summit has been expanded to offer more educational programs!

Wednesday, March 21 – “Chainsaw Certification” class by Forest Applications Training, Inc. (full day class)

Thursday, March 22 – “Strategic Planning for Great Mountain Bike Trails” – how to get the trails you want, by IMBA Trail Solutions. (full day class)

Friday, March 23 – 2 hour, “Guidelines to Quality Trail Experiences” presentation by IMBA Trail Solutions and other programs.

Saturday, March 24 – Break out sessions, US Forest Service presentation, SORBA Board of Directors Meeting and so much more – all designed to meet the increasing demand from our chapters, land managers and mountain bike communities for more and better trails!

Sunday, March 25 – Race hosted by Mid Tennessee SORBA

Camping – Montgomery Bell State Park, 1020 Jackson Hill Rd, Burns, TN 37029 Rates: $13.75 – $31.25 *Taxes and fees not included, $5 nonrefundable reservation fee Good availability – 30 minutes from Hope Park Church Reservation Link

Ride Montgomery Bell Mountain Bike Trails while you are there! Click here for more info!

Mar
31
Sat
Warrior Creek Work Day 3-31
Mar 31 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
Apr
7
Sat
6 Hours of Warrior Creek 2018
Apr 7 all-day

http://6hoursofwarriorcreek.com/

Latest News

Freeze/Thaw Cycles Explained

When is it okay to ride without doing permanent damage to the trail? How would you know if it’s OK to ride before you get to the trail?

Chapter Partners

Bald Guy Brew
Integrity Bicycle & Machine
Camp Grier
Six Hours of Warrior Creek
DeFeet
DeFeet
Full Metal Chicken
Full Metal Chicken