Group Ride

Date of this event: Saturday, May 13, 2017 - 9:00am
News and Events: Hikes And Outings

Group Ride with CMLC and our Friends at MountainTrue

Have you thought about trying out a new outdoor sport? Have you ever wondered what it is like to soar through the forest on two wheels? Have you been dying to try mountain biking but been too nervous to go it alone? If you answered yes to any of these questions we have an exciting opportunity for you! Join Carolina Mountain Land Conservancy and MountainTrue on Saturday, May 13, 2017,  for a group ride experience at DuPont State Recreational Forest.

Biking enthusiasts from CMLC and MountainTrue are coming together to co-lead the perfect beginner biking experience! This ride is free, family friendly and a great chance for new mountain bikers to try out the sport in a supportive group environment. In addition to biking, you will also have the opportunity to learn about how CMLC and MountainTrue work together to help protect DuPont.

Our ride will start with a gradual climb through mixed hardwood and pine forests following single track trail as well as, logging and gravel roads for a total elevation gain of 787 feet. During our climb, we will stop for water and take breaks to learn about the park and the contributions made by both CMLC and MountainTrue.We will finish out our adventure with a ride down Ridgeline trail, one of the most fun and famous trails in DuPont State Forest. The ride is 5.0 miles round trip is no-drop and features non-technical trails. 

This group ride is currently capped at 40 people so RSVP today! Registration is required to ride. CLICK HERE to sign up!

Once you have successfully registered you will receive an email with additional details 2-3 days before the event. 

 

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