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

May
14
Fri
all-day Mortimer Trail Weekend
Mortimer Trail Weekend
May 14 – May 16 all-day
Mortimer Trail Weekend @ Collettsville | North Carolina | United States
This is a first-annual event that will have a work & ride on Saturday morning and several organized rides on surrounding trails. Free camping will be available for members of the Alliance and other SORBA[...]
Jun
5
Sat
9:00 am National Trails Day Work Party a... @ Kerr Scott VAC
National Trails Day Work Party a... @ Kerr Scott VAC
Jun 5 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
National Trails Day Work Party at Kerr Scott @ Kerr Scott VAC | Wilkesboro | North Carolina | United States
Join the Alliance for National Trails 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 maintenance[...]
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[...]
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[...]