What's happening This Weekend 8/26-8/27-ish?... CRANKS!


JORBA Board Member/Chapter Leader
Staff member
Team MTBNJ Halter's






That's right, the weekend you have all been waiting for-
the 8th Annual Cranks Around the Campfire!

Activities for the whole family, including a Stan's Demo by the famous @seanrunnette,
and a chance to watch @JimN eat his body weight in burgers and dogs!
Oh yeah, and literally 1,000's of group rides* for all abilities,
including the 24-hours of Mooch** led by @jimvreeland!

Full Schedule Here!

(* give or take a few thousand)
(** give or take 21 hours)

MASS dirty dirty saturday


Sourland Mountain Preserve Trail Build Session

will be hosting a Trail Build session at Sourland Mountain Preserve this Saturday 8/26 at 9am. We will be extending the new trail high up on ridge. Meet at the East Mountain Road lot at 9am. Bring work gloves, all tools will be provided. Thanks!

Sterling Forest

Almost any day...check the deets...Trail building in Sterling Forest has started up again.
Multiple crews, Thursdays thru Mondays, all summer.
To volunteer Thursdays-Mondays email geoff@nynjtc.org, if you want to get dirty on Tuesdays or Wednesdays, email emickelson@nynjtc.org.
Th-M is new trail construction, T-W work will focus on tweaking and tuning the existing trail.

Parksons Pond Sunday 8/27
Parson's Pond Park Commission & Jersey Off Road Bicycle Association invite all members of the community to join in the building of the trail network at Parsons Pond Park

The network of trails will be open to use by walkers, hikers, runners and bikers. Come out to Franklin Lake's newest park and get involved with this great opportunity. All work hours are volunteer and will count for school community service hours.

Meet at Parson's Pond Park Fitness Center https://goo.gl/maps/TJGYLWiWWFx

Time: Sunday August 27, 8:45am. Work will wrap up at 12:00

This is the first of many work days to come, please come prepared with work gloves, sturdy footwear, water & snacks. Tools will be provided. Satisfaction and a feeling of accomplishment are guaranteed!

For more information on JORBA, see http://www.jorba.org

If its your first JORBA TM of the season, please bring a signed JORBA Liability waver with you: http://www.jorba.org/sites/default/file ... bility.pdf

RSVP to franklinlakestrails@gmail.com

EMail updates: http://eepurl.com/cVCDrn

Aug. 23
Lewis Morris (weekly) https://www.meetup.com/njmountainbiking/events/242479224/
Aug. 23 Wild Cat (weekly) https://www.meetup.com/Cycle-Craft-NJ-Rides/events/242621669/
Aug. 25 Cranks around the campfire https://www.meetup.com/njmountainbiking/events/239060434/

Aug. 25 Beginners ride with our own @muddybike!

Join me this Friday for a no-drop beginners ride from the cedar grove community park! We'll briefly review some basic skills and then hit the trails.

Aug. 25
@The Heckler s 5th annual 6 mile CX Social!!!!

Where: 6 Mile Canal lot
What: CX Bike ride - social pace with moments of thrilling speed and plenty of stopping with fart joke humor.
When: Friday 8/25 6pm est

Aug. 25
Morristown Bike Party (Family Friendly) https://www.meetup.com/BikeWalkTown/events/240745667/
Aug. 26 Rollin' On the River Campout https://www.meetup.com/BikeWalkTown/events/242395241/

Aug. 27 Tenafly Bicycle Workshop Women's Mountain Bike Skills Clinics

These women's only MTB WORKSHOPS are designed to not only teach you how to be a more confident and better rider, but to familiarize you with your equipment. All ages are welcome and demo/rental bikes are available. Please register with the link provided. LINK

Halter's Cycles Cannondale Demo at Six Mile Run

Sunday August 27th 9am to 2pm
102 Jacques Ln, Somerset, NJ 08873-7302


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