2015 Fall Trail Building Schedule

2015 Fall Trailbuilding Schedule

The 2015 Fall Trail Building Schedule is now posted. Be sure to check the website under the Rides and Events Tab -> Events subsection for information on each fall... Read more

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Raffle Party Winner Announced

Bike Surgeon Fatbike Raffle Party

This Spring GORC volunteers devoted 1,850+ cumulative hours building and maintaining our region's trails. GORC and Bike Surgeon hosted the Spring 2015 Fatbike raffle party at Bike Surgeon's location in Shiloh, Illinois. Dozens of... Read more

Tags: news, Fatbike, raffle, party, Bike Surgeon

May 30th Fatbike Raffle Party!

Bike Surgeon

The successful spring trail building season has wrapped (1,800+ volunteer hours and counting!) and now it's time to celebrate. So let's throw a big party! GORC and Bike Surgeon have teamed up and Bike Surgeon will be hosting the... Read more

Tags: news, raffle, Bike Surgeon, Trail Building, spring, 2015, Sponsor, Fatbike, Specialized

Build Skinny, Ride Fat Raffle

2015 Fat Bike Raffle - Donation by Bike Surgeon

Update: Raffle party date: May 30th starting at 5pm at Bike Surgeon in Shiloh, Illinois!

The spring 2015 trail building season is upon us and GORC wants to reward those who put in their time helping to build and... Read more

Tags: news, raffle, Bike Surgeon, Fat Bike, bike, prize

What Is A Trail Steward?

Trail builders

GORC is currently seeking some new leadership roles in the form of trail stewards and it came to our attention that we say "trail steward" but we've never really explained it in words. We often take for granted the terms we use to describe certain items, tasks or responsibilities. Take "... Read more

Tags: news, trail steward, stewardship, volunteer