Category: Trails

Trails related blog posts.

Crew Leader Training for Trails

Accept the Challenge – become a trained and qualified Trail Crew Leader!  Mixed spring conditions on our public mtb trails show us where we can help with volunteer trail maintenance.  We also have new trail construction to complete at Young Gulch this season.  When we volunteer in the spirit of stewardship, we maintain trail access, and earn… Read More

Volunteer Trail Day on the Sawmill Trail

Let’s show some Love for our regional trails – Sign Up Here! Join us on Saturday, August 4, 8:00am-2:00pm as we work with our longtime trail partners, Larimer County Natural Resources, on the Sawmill Trail at Horsetooth Mountain Open Space. We will meet at the Soderberg Trailhead – carpooling is highly encouraged. Plan is to break up into 2-3 different crews to… Read More

Advanced Trail Skills Training Class and Volunteer Day at Gowdy State Park

Thursday, July 19, 6:00-9:00pm  – join us for a presentation on Advanced Trail Skills and Construction Techniques!  Our very own resident Trail Guru – Todd Thibodeau – will be showing some of the advanced MTB riding features this region has to offer – and the techniques we use to build them!  Always a fantastic show!  We will… Read More

Hermit Park Open Space – Volunteer for New Trail Construction and Camp for Free!

Urgent Need for Trail Volunteers! Overland Mountain Bike Club is honored to partner once again with Larimer County Department of Natural Resources to construct over six miles (6 miles!) of brand new mountain bike-friendly, multi-use trail at Hermit Park Open Space, located 2 miles southeast of Estes Park.  The two-year project will connect the various… Read More

Volunteer for Trail Work on New Alt Line at Reservoir Ridge NA!

Last Thursday, June 23, thanks to eight hardworking Overland and Team BOB Trail Volunteers, we are only one or two more work sessions away from completion!  Work on two retaining walls and other rock structures is progressing nicely, over 200 LF of connecting tread has been constructed, and we are starting to eye the transition… Read More

Trail Volunteers Needed for New Alt Line!

Work Continues on Alt Line at Reservoir Ridge Natural Area.  OMBC Trail Volunteers continue to construct a challenging Alt Line on the east side of Reservoir Ridge Natural Area in Fort Collins.  We need 6-8 guys and gals (10 max) to help us finish several rock features and basic trail!  We have only 2-3 more… Read More

Volunteer for New Trail Work at Young Gulch

Interested in helping build new trail? Damaged by fire and flood, Young Gulch Trail is closed to the public until late 2017.  Volunteers with Overland Mountain Bike Club have been actively participating in the rebuild of this popular multi-use trail, just 13 miles up Poudre Canyon.  For more information regarding the Young Gulch Trail, click… Read More

Hidden Valley Trail Day on April 9 – In the News!

    This press release from the Larimer County Department of Natural Resources was picked up by KUSA Channel 9 news- click here for the article. LOVELAND- Saturday, April 9, 2016, more than 60 volunteers assisted Larimer County Department of Natural Resources with building a new trail at Devil’s Backbone Open Space. With support from Larimer… Read More

Hidden Valley Trail Day w/ OMBC – 4/9/16

Ride. Connect. Contribute.  You have a rare chance to contribute your stewardship efforts on our public lands – and build NEW TRAIL!  Larimer County has invited Overland Mountain Bike Club to help celebrate the 20th Anniversary of the Help Preserve Open Space initiative as the principal partner for their Kickoff Event!  Help us construct 1.8… Read More