Warrior Creek Trail Tuneup @ Warrior Creek Trailhead - Back Gate
Mar 28 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Join us for a workday at Warrior Creek! We will be meeting near the pump track at the Warrior Creek back gate (map above). From there we will divide into groups and cover maintenance tasks at several locations. Bring sturdy footwear, a lunch, and work gloves. Tools will be provided. A ride is scheduled shortly after lunch.

2020 Dark Grind @ Dark Mountain MTB Trail
May 2 all-day
2020 Dark Grind @ Dark Mountain MTB Trail | Wilkesboro | North Carolina | United States

Race the Dark Side on May 4th!

The Cane Creek Cup (aka Southern Classic Mountain Bike Series) is returning to Kerr Scott on May 2 for the Dark Grind. In cooperation with the USACE, the Alliance is excited to promote this long-standing race. It is going to be a great day of racing at Dark Mountain. Proceeds from this event benefit the trails at Kerr Scott. Race sponsor, Bald Guy Brew, will be providing a special Dark Grind coffee blend to all podium finishers. 

Race Information

All the dirt on the series can be found at This is a USA Cycling Sanctioned Race and an annual racing license is required. One-Day MTB Licenses will be available onsite, and can also be purchased online.


Register now:

Race Course

Seven-mile loop that uses upper Fish Dam Creek and a combination of all the smaller trails at Dark Mountain, aka the “Burn” lap. There are some great changes to Dark Mountain that will be featured in the 2018 edition, including new trail and excellently reworked downhill sections. Come on out and race the Dark Side and be the first to race the new changes to the course!

Number of laps varies by category, and will be outlined on the registration site and event flyer.


Local Directions to Dark Mountain: Take N.C. 268 west from Wilkesboro. Three miles past U.S. 421, turn right at the large W. Kerr Scott Dam & Reservoir sign onto Reservoir Road. Follow Reservoir Road across W. Kerr Scott Dam and turn left at the flagpole. The parking area is at the end of the driveway down the dam. For detailed directions visit BMCC’s Website.