copied from an email received this morning:Maida7 said:Hey Pisgah Area SORBA people, What is the official word? If my wife will let me out of the house, I'll come but I need to know when, where, how long, should I bring gloves? I assume we will ride after
SORBA is sponsoring a workday in Bent Creek this Sunday July 16th. Meet at
the Rice Pinnacle parking area at 10AM.
Our plan is to work on Wolf Branch trail and continuing work that SORBA has
done on this trail (road to trail conversion, better drainage and adding
Let's plan to work till 3PM or so and that leaves time for a late afternoon
ride. The Trail Dynamics crew is working closely at the Biltmore Estate so I
can bring 2-3 machines for the day. If we had 10 or more folks show up, we
could bang out a ton of good work making this trail more sustainable and
more fun to ride.
What to bring: Water, snacks, lunch, work clothes and gloves, sunglasses,
your bike helmet (USFS requires a helmet when doing trail work) and a
willingness to work toward the greater good.
There has been a lot of discussion on this list serve and MTBR recently about
work performed in Bent Creek. This is a real opportunity to have influence
on the future of trails in our area. In a nutshell, if you ain't getting
dirty and putting in some sweat equity then nobody wants to hear your ideas
on how trails should look or ride. Neff said!
I hope to see many of you this Sunday. Please post this in as many visible
places as you can to help spread the word.
me and a couple of others will be out on either Squirrel Gap or Heartbreak Ridge
haven't decided yet which to do. sorry to miss a work day.