About The Alliance

A Chapter of SORBA, the largest nonprofit mountain biking organization in the southeast

Northwest NC MTB Alliance is a chapter of SORBA, the largest nonprofit mountain biking organization in the Southeastern United States. – promoting land access, trail preservation, and new trail development on federal, state, and local lands in our region. We operate in the geographic area of Northwest NC’s mountains and foothills, including the communities of Boone, Hickory, Lenoir, Marion, Morganton, and Wilkesboro. As a subordinate chapter of SORBA, the Alliance is a non-profit organization.

Events

Aug
21
Sat
7:00 pm Southern Sundown 4 Miler @ The course starts on Willow Street in front of LHS Apartments (Start / Finish at SS4M sign)
Southern Sundown 4 Miler @ The course starts on Willow Street in front of LHS Apartments (Start / Finish at SS4M sign)
Aug 21 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Southern Sundown 4 Miler August 21, 2021 @ 7:00 PM Join us for a Saturday evening run on the streets of Lenoir followed by Awards and an epic post- race party hosted by Liquid Roots Brewing[...]
Sep
25
Sat
9:00 am NPLD Work Party at Kerr Scott
NPLD Work Party at Kerr Scott
Sep 25 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
NPLD Work Party at Kerr Scott
Join the Alliance for National Public Lands Day at Kerr Scott. We will be meeting at the Visitors Assistance Center at the main OVT trailhead. From there we will divide into groups and cover several[...]
Oct
9
Sat
9:00 am Boone Fork Fall Work Party @ Spencer Branch Trailhead
Boone Fork Fall Work Party @ Spencer Branch Trailhead
Oct 9 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Join us for a Pisgah Workday at Boone Fork. We will be meeting at the Spencer Branch Trailhead (2826 Roby Martin Rd, Lenoir, NC 28645). Bring sturdy footwear, work gloves, and a lunch. Tools will[...]
Oct
16
Sat
9:00 am Fonta Flora Barnburner 2021 @ Fonta Flora Whippoorwill Farm
Fonta Flora Barnburner 2021 @ Fonta Flora Whippoorwill Farm
Oct 16 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
Fonta Flora Barnburner 2021 @ Fonta Flora Whippoorwill Farm
Overmountain Cycles is excited to bring you the Fonta Flora BARNBURNER! The Fonta Flora Barnburner is a 50k mountain bike race that will test your endurance, skill and fortitude to press on as you ride[...]
Nov
6
Sat
9:00 am Lake James State Park Work Party @ Lake James State Park MTB Trails
Lake James State Park Work Party @ Lake James State Park MTB Trails
Nov 6 @ 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 some love! All Work Parties will begin at 9am. Pack water and snacks to take with you on the trail. Sturdy footwear and work gloves[...]
Oct
8
Sat
9:00 am Boone Fork Fall Work Party @ Spencer Branch Trailhead
Boone Fork Fall Work Party @ Spencer Branch Trailhead
Oct 8 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Join us for a Pisgah Workday at Boone Fork. We will be meeting at the Spencer Branch Trailhead (2826 Roby Martin Rd, Lenoir, NC 28645). Bring sturdy footwear, work gloves, and a lunch. Tools will[...]