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Categorizing Our Volunteering Efforts (2018 Edition)

Let’s break down the aggregated, cumulative hours broken down by the type of hours and filtered from most to least for the year 2018.

Trail Construction:
Most obvious in terms of what it’s defining. However not all trail outings are classified as trail... Read more

Tags: 2018, volunteer, type, report

2019 Spring Schedule

2019 Spring Trail Building Schedule



The 2019 Spring Trail Building Schedule is now posted. Be sure to check the website under the Rides and Events Tab -> Events subsection for information on... Read more

Tags: news, 2019, spring, Trail Building, Schedule

GORC Wins Terrain Magazine Awards

Terrain Magazine Reader's Choice Awards

 

With nearly 29,000 votes tallied, the Terrain Magazine Readers' Choice Awards are out. GORC received 2nd place in the Favorite Outdoor Non-Profit Category and 1st place for Favorite Mountain Biking Event. We are honored that the region's outdoor enthusiasts chose us for these awards.... Read more

Tags: news, Terrain, award, Magazine, readers' choice

Belleview Farms Closed Notice

Belleview Farms Closed

 

Park Closed to Public at this Time

A reminder, the Belleview Farms property is closed to the public.  That means you are trespassing if... Read more

Tags: news, Belleview Farms, closed

Mountain Bike Shed Opening in Eureka

 

Join Mountain Bike Shed this Saturday, April 7 from 1pm till... for a party to celebrate the new home for St Louis Mountain Bikers in our parking lot at Hilltop Village Shopping Center. Marin Bikes will be there with a fleet of bikes to... Read more

Tags: news, mtb shed, bike shop, Sponsor

GORC 20 Year Member Perk

GORC waterproof pouch

 

In celebration of our 20 year anniversary this year we have upped the swag level in our membership packets. We are taking a break from the legendary koozie swag and want to reward our hard-working volunteers and members. Beginning in March, we are including a clear, vinyl water-... Read more

Tags: news, jersey bin, swag, pouch, 20 year, anniversary

Muddy Trails Message

Muddy Trail Sign

 

Riding when the trails are wet and mushy (rain, freeze-thaw) creates a lot of trail damage, some of which is difficult or impossible to repair. When your tires or trail shoes or horse shoes are caked in mud you are physically... Read more

Tags: news, mud, trails, freeze thaw, freeze, thaw, winter

Fat Tire Campfire

Fat Tire Campfire

Fat Tire Campfire - logo

FEBRUARY 15 - 6pm till ...

A Winter Celebration of all things Mountain Biking

... Read more

Tags: news, fat tire, campfire, Bike Surgeon, red bull, 2018

Bike And Outdoor Expo

2018 Bike Expo Flyer

 

When: Sunday, January 14, 2018
10 a.m. until 4:00  p.m. CST

Where: Gateway Center
1 Gateway Drive
Collinsville IL

Terrain... Read more

Tags: news, bike expo, 2018, event

Support Us Through Amazon Smile

 

AmazonSmile: Shop Amazon and Support GORC's Trail Efforts
Support your local trails this holiday - and all year - when you shop Amazon! Simply shop AmazonSmile (must use this link to sign up) for all your holiday... Read more

Tags: news, amazon smile, amazon, donation, support, shop, ecommerce

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