• Public Board of Directors Meeting

    REI Woodland Hills

    Monthly CORBA Board of Directors meeting. Everyone is welcome. We meet at the REI in Woodland Hills. There is no need to register here to attend, but you can if you like. You may also call[masked] for more details.

  • Saturday Trail Restoration at 2019 Santa Monica Mtns Trail Days

    Driveway to Pt Mugu State Park

    The organizers request you register online for this event at their website: https://www.smmtc.org/machform/view.php?id=11102&element_4_4=California by April 22, especially if you plan to join us for the Saturday BBQ dinner and/or camp overnight. Complete info from the organizers: https://www.smmtc.org/maint/traildays.php For the 38th year running, we have an opportunity to work at rebuilding the trails and then BBQ and camp at Danielson Ranch in Sycamore Canyon. It is opened annually for the Santa Monica Mountains Trail Days! This is a unique opportunity to work on the trails that we enjoy so much in Sycamore Canyon, and the event is followed by a BBQ dinner and prizes (see photo), with free camping on Friday and/or Saturday night. This is hands down the best day to get in some trail maintenance work! Camping is optional; you may leave with the escort after the BBQ. This event is for Saturday only! There is another event for Sunday trailwork. Feel free to sign up for both! Schedule at a glance Friday night April 26 - arrive for overnight camping (optional). Bagels and hot beverages supplied Saturday morning for campers. Saturday April 27 - Trailwork, barbecue dinner, prize give-away. Bring your own lunch. Optional overnight camping. Bagels and hot beverages supplied Sunday morning for campers. Sunday April 28 - Trailwork, prize give-away. Bring your own lunch. You can volunteer to help out on Saturday, Sunday, or both. BRING: LUNCHES, BEVERAGES, SNACKS AND WATER. Tools and instruction on using them are provided. WEAR: Gloves, hat, long pants, protective clothing, and work boots or sturdy shoes. REGISTRATION: Advance registration is required for the activities shown below, and appreciated by April 22th! TRAILWORK: Saturday and/or Sunday. Help with trail restoration on one or both days! CAMPING: Free camping Friday and/or Saturday nights for volunteers at the Danielson Multi-use Area located under the sycamores and oaks in the heart of Point Mugu State Park. Bring your own gear. DINNER: Sat. Night Barbecue Free FOR VOLUNTEERS. Bring appetizers and beverages. PRIZES: Thank-you prize give-aways will be held Saturday after dinner and Sunday after trailwork. VEHICLE ACCESS: You will be able to caravan into and out of the park by vehicle only at these few designated times: ARRIVE Friday - 5 pm and 7 pm Saturday - 7:30 am and 4:30 pm Sunday - 7:30 am DEPART Saturday - 4 pm and 9 pm Sunday - 8 am and 2:30 pm DIRECTIONS: Take the 101 Freeway to Wendy in Newbury Park; drive south to Potrero Road, turn right; at Reino bear left to NPS service road (first driveway). Cars will be escorted into and out of the park only at designated times shown above. DON'T BE LATE or you won't be able to drive in. MAP: http://bit.ly/1jvTBZP NOTE THAT THE MEETUP MAP IS NOT ACCURATE! Use the Google Map link on the paragraph above this one.

  • SundayTrail Restoration at 2019 Santa Monica Mtns Trail Days

    Driveway to Pt Mugu State Park

    The organizers request you register online for this event at their website: https://www.smmtc.org/machform/view.php?id=11102&element_4_4=California by April 22, especially if you plan to join us for the Saturday BBQ dinner and/or camp overnight. Complete info from the organizers: https://www.smmtc.org/maint/traildays.php For the 38th year running, we have an opportunity to work at rebuilding the trails and then BBQ and camp at Danielson Ranch in Sycamore Canyon. It is opened annually for the Santa Monica Mountains Trail Days! This is a unique opportunity to work on the trails that we enjoy so much in Sycamore Canyon, and the event is followed by a BBQ dinner on Saturday and prizes, with free camping on Friday and/or Saturday night. This is hands down the best day to get in some trail maintenance work! Camping is optional; you may leave with the escort after the BBQ. This event is for Sunday only! There is another event for Saturday trailwork. Feel free to sign up for both! Schedule at a glance Friday night April 26 - arrive for overnight camping (optional). Bagels and hot beverages supplied Saturday morning for campers. Saturday April 27 - Trailwork, barbecue dinner, prize give-away. Bring your own lunch. Optional overnight camping. Bagels and hot beverages supplied Sunday morning for campers. Sunday April 28 - Trailwork, prize give-away. Bring your own lunch. You can volunteer to help out on Saturday, Sunday, or both. BRING: LUNCHES, BEVERAGES, SNACKS AND WATER. Tools and instruction on using them are provided. WEAR: Gloves, hat, long pants, protective clothing, and work boots or sturdy shoes. REGISTRATION: Advance registration is required for the activities shown below, and appreciated by April 22th! TRAILWORK: Saturday and/or Sunday. Help with trail restoration on one or both days! CAMPING: Free camping Friday and/or Saturday nights for volunteers at the Danielson Multi-use Area located under the sycamores and oaks in the heart of Point Mugu State Park. Bring your own gear. DINNER: Sat. Night Barbecue Free FOR VOLUNTEERS. Bring appetizers and beverages. PRIZES: Thank-you prize give-aways will be held Saturday after dinner and Sunday after trailwork. VEHICLE ACCESS: You will be able to caravan into and out of the park by vehicle only at these few designated times: ARRIVE Friday - 5 pm and 7 pm Saturday - 7:30 am and 4:30 pm Sunday - 7:30 am DEPART Saturday - 4 pm and 9 pm Sunday - 8 am and 2:30 pm DIRECTIONS: Take the 101 Freeway to Wendy in Newbury Park; drive south to Potrero Road, turn right; at Reino bear left to NPS service road (first driveway). Cars will be escorted into and out of the park only at designated times shown above. DON'T BE LATE or you won't be able to drive in. MAP: http://bit.ly/1jvTBZP NOTE THAT THE MEETUP MAP IS NOT ACCURATE! Use the Google Map link on the paragraph above this one.

  • Free Basic Skills Clinic

    Malibu Creek State Park

    The Introduction to Mountain Biking Skills Clinic is held the first Saturday of each month from 9:00 am to 12:00 pm in Malibu Creek State Park (http://www.venturacountytrails.org/TrailMaps/MalibuCreek/AreaTrails.htm). It is free of charge to all participants, and no reservations are needed. A discussion of backcountry preparedness, shared use etiquette, and simple maintenance tips precedes several skills stations. These include proper seated rider position, controlled braking and slow speed technical maneuvering, pedaling cadence/gear use, and proper riding position and technique for climbing and descending. Please arrive no later than 8:45 am to sign in and have your bike checked. For more information, and to see photos of previous clinics, visit http://corbamtb.com/programs/skills.shtml Directions to Malibu Creek State Park (A cash fee is required to enter the park with a vehicle.) From the San Fernando or Conejo Valleys, take the Ventura Freeway (101) to Calabasas, exit Las Virgenes Road/Malibu Canyon. Go south 3.5 miles. You will cross Mulholland Highway and go another 1/4 mile to the entrance to Malibu Creek State Park on the right. From Santa Monica, take Pacific Coast Highway north to Malibu Canyon Road and turn Right. Go 6 miles to the park entrance on your left. In the park, just past the ranger kiosk at the entrance, to the left is a large gravel parking lot that runs parallel to the road. This is where the group meets. Do not go to the lower paved parking lot. By signing up for this event, you agree to the terms of the Accident Waiver and Release of Liability, required by our insurer: ACCIDENT WAIVER AND RELEASE OF LIABILITY I acknowledge that this athletic event is an extreme test of a person's physical and mental limits and carries with it the potential for death, serious injury and property loss. The risks include, but are not limited to, those caused by terrain, facilities, temperature, weather, condition of athletes, equipment, vehicular traffic, actions of other people including, but not limited to, participants, volunteers, spectators, coaches, event officials, event monitors, and/or producers of event, and lack of hydration. These risks are not only inherent to athletics, but are also present for volunteers. I hereby assume all of the risks of participating and/or volunteering in this event. I realize that liability may arise from negligence or carelessness on the part of the persons or entities being released, from dangerous or defective equipment or property owned, maintained or controlled by them or because of their possible liability without fault. I certify that I am physically fit, have sufficiently trained for participation in the event and have not been advised otherwise by a qualified medical person. I acknowledge that this Accident Waiver and Release of Liability (AWRL) form will be used by the event holders, sponsors and organizers, in which I may participate and that it will govern my actions and responsibilities at said events. In consideration of my application and permitting me to participate in this event, I hereby take action for myself, my executors, administrators, heirs, next of kin, successors, and assigns as follows: (A) Waive, Release and Discharge from any and all liability for my death, disability, personal injury, property damage, property theft or actions of any kind which may hereafter accrue to me or my traveling to and from this event, THE FOLLOWING ENTITIES OR PERSONS: Concerned Off-Road Bicyclists Association (CORBA), County of Los Angeles, California Department of Parks and Recreation, State of California and Castaic Lake State Recreation Area, their directors, officers, employees, volunteers, representatives, and agents, the event holders, event sponsors, event directors, event volunteers; (B) Indemnify and Hold Harmless the entities and persons mentioned in this paragraph from any and all liabilities or claims made by other individuals or entities as a result of any of my actions during this event. I hereby consent to receive medical treatment which may be deemed advisable in the event of injury, accident and/or illness during this event. I understand that at this event or related activities, I may be photographed. I agree to allow my photo, video or film likeness to be used for any legitimate purpose by the event holders, producers, sponsors, organizers and assigns. This AWRL shall be construed broadly to provide a release and waiver to the maximum extent permissible under applicable law. I hereby certify that I have read this document; and I understand its content.

  • COSTAC Monthly Meeting

    Conejo Recreation & Park District

    The Conejo Open Space Trails Advisory Council meets the first Monday of the month to discuss Conejo Open Space Conservation Agency trails issue. The public is welcome to attend. For more information, contact Shelly Austin at (805)[masked] or [masked] There's no need to register for this event - just show up - but you can if you like.

  • Public Board of Directors Meeting

    REI Woodland Hills

    Monthly CORBA Board of Directors meeting. Everyone is welcome. We meet at the REI in Woodland Hills. There is no need to register here to attend, but you can if you like. You may also call[masked] for more details.

  • Free Basic Skills Clinic

    Malibu Creek State Park

    The Introduction to Mountain Biking Skills Clinic is held the first Saturday of each month from 9:00 am to 12:00 pm in Malibu Creek State Park (http://www.venturacountytrails.org/TrailMaps/MalibuCreek/AreaTrails.htm). It is free of charge to all participants, and no reservations are needed. A discussion of backcountry preparedness, shared use etiquette, and simple maintenance tips precedes several skills stations. These include proper seated rider position, controlled braking and slow speed technical maneuvering, pedaling cadence/gear use, and proper riding position and technique for climbing and descending. Please arrive no later than 8:45 am to sign in and have your bike checked. For more information, and to see photos of previous clinics, visit http://corbamtb.com/programs/skills.shtml Directions to Malibu Creek State Park (A cash fee is required to enter the park with a vehicle.) From the San Fernando or Conejo Valleys, take the Ventura Freeway (101) to Calabasas, exit Las Virgenes Road/Malibu Canyon. Go south 3.5 miles. You will cross Mulholland Highway and go another 1/4 mile to the entrance to Malibu Creek State Park on the right. From Santa Monica, take Pacific Coast Highway north to Malibu Canyon Road and turn Right. Go 6 miles to the park entrance on your left. In the park, just past the ranger kiosk at the entrance, to the left is a large gravel parking lot that runs parallel to the road. This is where the group meets. Do not go to the lower paved parking lot. By signing up for this event, you agree to the terms of the Accident Waiver and Release of Liability, required by our insurer: ACCIDENT WAIVER AND RELEASE OF LIABILITY I acknowledge that this athletic event is an extreme test of a person's physical and mental limits and carries with it the potential for death, serious injury and property loss. The risks include, but are not limited to, those caused by terrain, facilities, temperature, weather, condition of athletes, equipment, vehicular traffic, actions of other people including, but not limited to, participants, volunteers, spectators, coaches, event officials, event monitors, and/or producers of event, and lack of hydration. These risks are not only inherent to athletics, but are also present for volunteers. I hereby assume all of the risks of participating and/or volunteering in this event. I realize that liability may arise from negligence or carelessness on the part of the persons or entities being released, from dangerous or defective equipment or property owned, maintained or controlled by them or because of their possible liability without fault. I certify that I am physically fit, have sufficiently trained for participation in the event and have not been advised otherwise by a qualified medical person. I acknowledge that this Accident Waiver and Release of Liability (AWRL) form will be used by the event holders, sponsors and organizers, in which I may participate and that it will govern my actions and responsibilities at said events. In consideration of my application and permitting me to participate in this event, I hereby take action for myself, my executors, administrators, heirs, next of kin, successors, and assigns as follows: (A) Waive, Release and Discharge from any and all liability for my death, disability, personal injury, property damage, property theft or actions of any kind which may hereafter accrue to me or my traveling to and from this event, THE FOLLOWING ENTITIES OR PERSONS: Concerned Off-Road Bicyclists Association (CORBA), County of Los Angeles, California Department of Parks and Recreation, State of California and Castaic Lake State Recreation Area, their directors, officers, employees, volunteers, representatives, and agents, the event holders, event sponsors, event directors, event volunteers; (B) Indemnify and Hold Harmless the entities and persons mentioned in this paragraph from any and all liabilities or claims made by other individuals or entities as a result of any of my actions during this event. I hereby consent to receive medical treatment which may be deemed advisable in the event of injury, accident and/or illness during this event. I understand that at this event or related activities, I may be photographed. I agree to allow my photo, video or film likeness to be used for any legitimate purpose by the event holders, producers, sponsors, organizers and assigns. This AWRL shall be construed broadly to provide a release and waiver to the maximum extent permissible under applicable law. I hereby certify that I have read this document; and I understand its content.

  • COSTAC Monthly Meeting

    Conejo Recreation & Park District

    The Conejo Open Space Trails Advisory Council meets the first Monday of the month to discuss Conejo Open Space Conservation Agency trails issue. The public is welcome to attend. For more information, contact Shelly Austin at (805)[masked] or [masked] There's no need to register for this event - just show up - but you can if you like.

  • Public Board of Directors Meeting

    REI Woodland Hills

    Monthly CORBA Board of Directors meeting. Everyone is welcome. We meet at the REI in Woodland Hills. There is no need to register here to attend, but you can if you like. You may also call[masked] for more details.

  • COSTAC Monthly Meeting

    Conejo Recreation & Park District

    The Conejo Open Space Trails Advisory Council meets the first Monday of the month to discuss Conejo Open Space Conservation Agency trails issue. The public is welcome to attend. For more information, contact Shelly Austin at (805)[masked] or [masked] There's no need to register for this event - just show up - but you can if you like.