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

Happy Hour at Mesa Cycles Is A Hit

Mesa Cycles Party Banner

Mesa Cycles had their annual holiday party this past Friday, December 12th and added a generous twist by asking GORC to be part of their event. Many, many $10 donations with some 'extra' thrown in from time to time brought in $900.00 for... Read more

Tags: news, Mesa Cycles, donation, fundraiser, happy hour

GORC Receives $1,545 check from Alpine Shop Pint Night

Alpine Shop Presenting check to GORC

The annual GORC Volunteer Appreciation party was held November 1, 2014 at Greensfelder Park. Over 50 folks gathered for a day of riding bikes, eating good food and hanging out with each other. Maplewood Bicycles brought coffee and doughnuts to get the poker riders in the spirit of the non... Read more

Tags: news, Appreciation Party, volunteers, Alpine Shop

Al-Pint Night Sept. 25th, 6-9pm Benefits Club

Alpine Shop's Al-Pint Night

Join us for the Alpine Shop's third round of Pint Nights (aka Al-Pint Night)! From 6-9PM, Alpine Shop will sell limited edition pint glasses brought to you by... Read more

Tags: news, Alpine Shop, fundraiser, benefit, Kirkwood, retail, Woolrich

Volunteering Trail Stats

Image provided by Singletracks (54% of mtbers reported volunteering 0 hours to trail work)

by Matt Hayes

An interesting infographic was published by recently and among the various stats* were these related to... Read more

Tags: volunteer, stats, infographic, Trail Building