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Harris Lake bi monthly night group rides.
Just looking to have fun on the bikes so all skill levels are welcome. Aim for intermediate pace but happy to adjust to make it fun for everyone that comes out.
Please come early to sign required Harris Lake sign-in. Please fill out the yearly waiver below if you have not yet.
Meet time: 6:00
Ride time: 6:15
Distance: 8+ miles
Location: Harris Lake County Park
What to bring:
Bike in good working order
Charged bike light
We will meet in the Cypress parking lot, message me if you need directions. I drive a red Nissan truck, ride a Specialized Stumpjumper and typically wear a yellow jersey.
If you aren't a TORC member please consider joining. Funds go directly to support local trails. https://www.imba.com/join/chapter/205782
6:30pm Mountain Bike Group Ride, all levels. Meet at the round about next to the jungle gym at 6:20pm for trail talk and ride at 6:30pm. Ride length depends on light conditions. Look at Trianglemtb.com for trail open/closures for the ride.
2021 Season waiver: https://www.webscorer.com/register?raceid=237615
Please consider joining the TORC, we are a 501c3 org and part of your membership fee goes back to TORC to finance trail maintenance and trail building. You can sign up as an individual basic membership for $39. Membership will help represent our dirt loving interests in the Triangle: https://www.torc-nc.org/join-torc/
Thanks to all the volunteers and trail builders for making our Grand Opening weekend and races a huge success!
BUT WE AIN'T DONE YET!
We are still building new trails and features and always have maintenance, so we will continue working every Saturday morning and would love your company!
The UNC Outdoor Education Center is the hidden jewel of Triangle Mountain Biking Trails. This shorter trail system is heavy on progressive features that will help you develop your mountain bike skills and will have you grinning ear to ear. Features include berms, rock features, and dirt jumps.
Let's leverage our TORC community to help build and maintain this sweet little trail system!
- Meet time: 9:00 AM-12:00 PM
- Location: UNC T-Lot, Chapel Hill, NC 27514
Please park at the T-lot parking area (“T-lot Chapel Hill”in Google maps) and look for the “+dirt” flag posted at the east edge of the lot. Walk a very short distance down the trail in from there to the shed.
If you arrive at the shed after trail building has started, listen for voices and head that way.
- Trail work starts at 9:00 am
- Duration of the workday: No more than 3 hours
- Type of Work: Moving dirt and rocks, shaping features, clearing vines and brush, and other dirt-style trail work
- Tools: Tools will be provided.
- What to bring: sturdy shoes or boots, gloves, appropriate clothing, bug spray, and water
The park has graciously offered to allow some night rides. Will start with 3 mondays this fall and if turnout is good will schedule some more in the new year.
Bring lights, helmet and riding gear. Will meet at 5:30pm at trailhead parking, be moving by 5:45pm and back at cars by 7:45pm to be out of park no later than 8:00pm. Will split up based on speed and whichever trails want to be ridden