MORCA News

MORCA monthly meeting minutes from June 7th 2021!!!

Take a look at the notes from our June 7th, 2021 Board Meeting (virtual meeting using Zoom). There are important meetings that affect us, upcoming events and volunteer opportunities. Also note the calendar items so you can save the date. Get involved and volunteer. 20210607_BoardSummary Upcoming events…. –July 5 at 6 PM– Board meeting –July read more…

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MORCA monthly meeting minutes from May 3rd 2021!!!

Take a look at the notes from our May 3rd, 2021 Board Meeting (virtual meeting using Zoom). There are important meetings that affect us, upcoming events and volunteer opportunities. Also note the calendar items so you can save the date. Get involved and volunteer. 20210503_BoardSummary Upcoming events…. –May 15 at 8 AM—Trail Day (limited due read more…

MORCA Monthly meeting minutes from April 5th 2021!!!

Take a look at the notes from our April 5th, 2021 Board Meeting (virtual meeting using Zoom). There are important meetings that affect us, upcoming events and volunteer opportunities. Also note the calendar items so you can save the date. Get involved and volunteer. 20210405_BoardSummary Upcoming events…. –May 3, 2021 at 6 PM—Board meeting –October read more…

What has MORCA been doing lately (this week)?

Re-Engaged with Monterey Peninsula Regional Parks District to try and gain access to Palo Corona Regional Park for mountain bikers. This has been an ongoing effort for over 8 years.  https://www.mprpd.org/palo-corona-regional-park Attended a Marina City Council meeting to continue showing support for building a bicycle pump track in Marina at Gloria Jean Tate park. This read more…

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MORCA monthly meeting minutes from March 1st 2021!!!

Take a look at the notes from our March Board Meeting (virtual meeting using Zoom). There are important meetings that affect us, upcoming events and volunteer opportunities. Also note the calendar items so you can save the date. Get involved and volunteer. 20210301_BoardSummary Upcoming events…. –April 5, 2021 at 6 PM—Board meeting –April 22, 2021—Earth read more…

MORCA monthly meeting minutes from February 1st 2021!!!

Take a look at the notes from our February Board Meeting (virtual meeting using Zoom). There are important meetings that affect us, upcoming events and volunteer opportunities. Also note the calendar items so you can save the date. Get involved and volunteer. 20210201_BoardSummary Upcoming events…. –March 1st at 6 PM—next Board meeting (virtual Zoom meeting) read more…

MORCA monthly meeting minutes from January 2021!!!

Take a look at the notes from our January Board Meeting (virtual meeting using Zoom). There are important meetings that affect us, upcoming events and volunteer opportunities. Also note the calendar items so you can save the date. Get involved and volunteer. 20210104_BoardSummary Upcoming events…. –February 1st at 6 PM—next Board meeting.

MORCA monthly meeting minutes for December 2020!!!

Take a look at the notes from our December Board Meeting (virtual meeting using Zoom). There are important meetings that affect us, upcoming events and volunteer opportunities. Also note the calendar items so you can save the date. Get involved and volunteer. 20201207_MORCA_BoardSummary Upcoming events…. –January 4th at 6 PM—next Board meeting.

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Welcome to the MORCA 2021 Board of Directors!!!

Effective January 1st 2021. YOUR 2021 BOARD OF DIRECTORS INCLUDE: (returning) Mike McGirr, Henrietta Stern, Rodrigo Sierra, Jen Acorn, Jim “Mort” Morton; and (new) Christine Brockman and Julie Hymer. CONGRATULATIONS AND THANK YOU for volunteering your time to serve the mountain bike community.  

MORCA Monthly meeting minutes for November 2020!!!

Take a look at the notes from our November (and annual) Board Meeting (virtual meeting using Zoom). There are important meetings that affect us, upcoming events and volunteer opportunities. Also note the calendar items so you can save the date. Get involved and volunteer. 20201109_MORCA_BoardSummary+Annual Upcoming events…. –November 14 and 21—Trail work on Trail 94 read more…

MORCA Member joins Fort Ord National Monument Volunteer Hall of Fame!!!

Congratulations to MORCA’s Phil Craig Phil was one of three volunteers inducted into the Fort Ord National Monument “Volunteer Hall of Fame” for the year 2020 by the Bureau of Land Management.  These honors are normally awarded in person on Public Lands Day, but were done in a virtual Zoom ceremony this year on October read more…

2021 BOD Election Ballot

Dear MORCA Member, The ballot for the slate of candidates for the 2021 MORCA Board of Directors is open and ready for your vote. Voting closes on line on November 8th, 2020.  Votes will be tallied at the November Board Meeting, 6:00PM, Monday November 9th online Zoom meeting. Please click the link here to download read more…

MORCA Monthly Meeting Minutes for October 2020!!!

Hey folks, take a look at the notes from our October Board Meeting (virtual meeting using Zoom). There are important meetings that affect us, upcoming events and volunteer opportunities. Also note the calendar items so you can save the date. Get involved and volunteer. 20201005_MORCA_BoardSummary Upcoming events…. (A) Sept 26-Oct 24—Volunteer window for Public Lands read more…

MORCA Monthly Meeting Minutes for September!!!

Hey folks, take a look at the notes from our September Board Meeting (virtual meeting using Zoom). There are important meetings that affect us, upcoming events and volunteer opportunities. Also note the calendar items so you can save the date. Get involved and volunteer. 20200914_MORCA_BoardSummary Upcoming events…. (A) Mid-September—call for nominations for board begins with read more…

Fort Ord Fire Closure

Fort Ord National Monument temporarily closed 20 August, 2020 due to fire concerns!

UPDATE TO THIS POST:  Fort Ord National Monument re-opened 08/25/2020. Due to fire-related concerns, Fort Ord National Monument will be closed to the public for at least one day starting Thursday, August 20. Closure information will be posted on InterGarrison Rd at Jerry Smith Corridor, 8th Ave./Gigling Rd., Creekside Parking Lot of Reservation Rd., and read more…

MORCA monthly meeting minutes for August!!!

Hey folks, take a look at the notes from our August Board Meeting (virtual meeting using Zoom). There are important meetings that affect us, upcoming events and volunteer opportunities. Also note the calendar items so you can save the date. Get involved and volunteer. 20200803_MORCA_BoardSummary Upcoming events…. (A) Informal rides (B) September 14 board meeting—call read more…

MORCA monthly meeting minutes for July!!!

Hey folks, take a look at the notes from our July Board Meeting (virtual meeting using Zoom). There are important meetings that affect us, upcoming events and volunteer opportunities. Also note the calendar items so you can save the date. Get involved and volunteer. 20200713_MORCA_BoardSummary Upcoming events…. (A) July 18-26 Latino Conservation Week (B) August read more…

MORCA monthly meeting minutes for June!!!

Hey folks, take a look at the notes from our June Board Meeting (virtual meeting using Zoom). There are important meetings that affect us, upcoming events and volunteer opportunities. Also note the calendar items so you can save the date. Get involved and volunteer. 20200601_MORCA_BoardSummary Upcoming events…. (A) July 13 board meeting—one week later than read more…

MORCA monthly meeting minutes for May!!!

Hey folks, take a look at the notes from our May Board Meeting (virtual meeting using Zoom). There are important meetings that affect us, upcoming events and volunteer opportunities. Also note the calendar items so you can save the date. Get involved and volunteer. 20200504_MORCA_BoardSummary Upcoming events…. MORCA Booth at 8th n G – Saturday read more…

NEW FUNDRAISER ALERT! Trail Aid: Beat Coronavirus, Support Trails, Win an Ibis (courtesy of MBOSC and IBIS Cycles).

“MBOSC and Ibis Cycles are teaming up to support public lands and public health! The Covid-19 pandemic is unlike anything our organization or our community have faced before. We’re presented with a choice – do we sit back and hope for the best, or do we come together, take action, and support the things we read more…