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SUBARU IMBA Trail Care Crew Visit Coming to Chattanooga
5-Points Trail System on Lookout Mountain
March 17-20, 2011

Event Details:

Please join SORBA-Chattanooga, The Lula Lake Land Trust, Cloudland Canyon State Park, and the Subaru-IMBA Trail Care Crew on Saturday March 19, 2011 at 5-points on Lookout Mountain for an awesome trail construction clinic and work day!! The Subaru IMBA Trail Care Crew is coming to town to help educate our community on how to build sustainable singletrack trails as defined in IMBA's Guide to Building Sweet Singletrack. The Subaru IMBA TCC will be conducting a classroom session the morning of March 19th, followed by lunch (free), and then an afternoon of field work at the new trail system being constructed at 5-points on Lookout Mountain. Once on the trail the Trail Care Crew will be assisting volunteers with applying the skills learned earlier in the classroom that morning.

This event is open to the public and all are welcome, SORBA-Chattanooga only asks that you register on our website so that we can plan appropriately for this event. All those signing up will have lunch provided on Saturday, as well as have the option to camp with our organization on the bluff at Lookout Mountain that Saturday night at no charge!!, and of course everyone who attends is welcome to our celebration dinner that evening!!

For more event information please contact Erik Rippon via email at [email protected] or visit our website at

No trail work experience is necessary, volunteers are only requested to bring gloves and water. All other tools and supplies will be provided. This event is open to everyone in the community, not just cyclists. If you want to get out and make a contribution to the local trail system please join us!!

Friday March 18th: Must contact Erik for registration to this event

5:30pm-7:30pm Club Care Presentation : Location TBA

Saturday March 19th: OPEN TO PUBLIC!!! (must pre-register on website)

8:30am-9:00am Registration/Sign-In

9:00am-12:00pm Trail Care Crew Classroom Session at The RockCreek Fellowship

12:00pm-1:00pm Lunch

1:00pm-4:00pm 5-Points Trail Work Clinic (field work-must attend a.m. session)

6:00pm-10:00pm Workday Celebration Dinner/Party at Mike P's.

Tent space available on Lookout Mountain for all those who wish to stay the night-MUST RSVP in advance to confirm reservation

Sunday: March 20th ALL ARE WELCOME!!

10:00am Group Ride at Raccoon Mountain (meet at East Overlook Lot)

For Directions to The Rock Creek Fellowship Use the Following Link:


Rock Creek Fellowship Directions

2008 Durham Road
Rising Fawn, GA 30738

For Directions to 5-points Trail Head use the following Link:

5-Points Trail Head Directions

Directions to the party and camping location on Saturday will be provided at the workday.

Please sign-up today, space is limited and your support is needed to help continue work on the amazing new trail system being constructed at 5-points on Lookout Mountain.

Subaru-IMBA Trail Care Crew

The Subaru/IMBA Trail Care Crew is the International Mountain Bicycling Association's grassroots educational program and an authority on sustainable trail building practices. Two teams of trail experts travel year-round throughout North America and beyond, leading trail work sessions, meeting with land managers and working with IMBA-affiliated clubs and the communities they serve to improve mountain biking opportunities.
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