NITRO CHALLENGE RESULTS Thanks to everyone that came out to the race! BIG thanks to Velocity Bicycles, Fort Wayne Outfitters, Summit City Bicycles and Sweetwater for all the support. RESULTS
Franke Park Trail Work Day Saturday, August 27 at 10 AM – 1 PM Next Week Franke Park Mountain Bike Trails Fort Wayne, Indiana 46808
NATIONAL TRAILS DAY – Share With All Trail User Groups! Each year on the first Saturday in June it is National Trails Day. Events held throughout the United States help promote awareness of the wide variety of benefits that trails provide, encourage people to discover their local trials, raise awareness of trail issues and instill excitement for the outdoors. National Trails Day is also
Nitro MTB, one of our fast growing chapters! In 2015 52 NITRO volunteers logged 1,521 hours, including five volunteers who logged more than 100 trail work hours. Take a look at chapter vice president Diana de Carranza’s recent update. From IMBA
Saturday 3/12 at 10 am Franke Park Trail Head. Join us to finish the overall trail assessment. Need people to walk sections of the trail and complete a few worksheets. Nothing glamorous but it needs to be done. It takes alot longer to walk the trails than to ride so it’s very time consuming. Once that is complete we’ll be happy to stick around
Several people have asked how to get involved with our local Northeast Indiana MTB trails this year. Here is your best opportunity! Join us for the Annual Trail Update and nominate yourself or someone you know to join our board! Not feeling that, volunteer to help with one of our events! Not feeling that add your name to a list of volunteers to help
Due to the extremely cold temps we are rescheduling our normal monthly Trail Work Day from 02/13 to next weekend 2/20. Join is at the kiosk at 9 am! Bring clipboards, gloves, water and snacks. Lunch will be provided, dress for the weather. We want to meet you!
With all the rain this Saturday’s maintenance is canceled 🙁
With the fall/winter freeze thaw season in full swing please be mindful to only ride frozen or dry trails. If you are leaving ruts during the sunny afternoon, please do not ride. They will freeze solid overnight then you won’t enjoy your ride. Franke is pretty nasty right now with some melty snow. CLOSED for now. We’ll keep you updated!
If you have attended a meeting, blown leaves, worked on a project, helped with an event – please take a few seconds and log your volunteer hours! We are getting ready to write grants and apply for IMBA benefits and need to document our hours. It is a super easy way to translate to in-kind dollars for matching purposes. In Indiana one hour of