MORCA News

MORCA monthly meeting minutes for July 2018!!!

Hey folks, take a look at the notes from our July Board Meeting. 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! MORCA_BoardSummary_20180709 Upcoming events…. Mid-July—Latino Conservation Week: FOCP ride on July 14 at 10 AM and read more…

Monthly MORCA trail work this Saturday June 16th

MORCA Trail crew leaders will be leading trail work this Saturday June 16th to trim trails 17 and 23 west of Addington Rd. Depending on crew size, we may run the DR mower on trails 20 & 51. We will meet at 8th Avenue and Gigling Road and plan to car pool from there leaving read more…

MORCA monthly meeting minutes for June 2018!!!

Hey folks, take a look at the notes from our June Board Meeting. 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! MORCA_BoardSummary_20180604 Upcoming events…. May 19 – Old Cabin Classic – MORCA often volunteers for kids read more…

MORCA monthly meeting minutes for May 2018!!!

Hey folks, take a look at the notes from our May Board Meeting. 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! MORCA_BoardSummary_20180507 Upcoming events…. May 19 – Old Cabin Classic – MORCA often volunteers for kids read more…

MORCA Helps Monterey County Parks Sign Trails

MORCA uses $17,900 funds gained via a grant from the Monterey Peninsula Foundation to assist Monterey County Parks with over 24 miles of Trail Signage. Twenty-three volunteers from MORCA and County Parks Staff worked together, May 6th and 7th, and completed Phase I of a much needed trail signing project in what is known to read more...

Pay it Forward Day

It's Pay it Forward Day and MORCA is prepping to head out for some trail work.  Working the trails is something they do every month, but how cool is it that their trail work day landed during such a great initiative? After a little caffeine boost to get the blood flowing, the crew heads out read more...

From the Booth at Sea Otter Classic

Booth 243!  That’s where you could find MORCA at the 2018 Sea Otter Classic.  Members rotated in and out and it’s where we found results of our racers!  Notably, Henrietta, who took 5thin her category for the Enduro.  Ladies Dawn, Jodie, and Lisa were in on the SRAM ladies ride, while Nicki ripped it up read more...

Mountain bikers support Toro Park trail system

The Monterey Off-Road Cycling Association (MORCA) is the non-profit organization that serves as the voice of responsible mountain bicyclists in Monterey County. We support the County RMA staff’s recommendation to have a multi-user trail system at Toro Park similar to the Fort Ord National Monument, which has a culture of proper trail etiquette and friendly, read more…

MORCA Monthly Meeting Minutes from April 2018!!!

Hey folks, take a look at the notes from our April Board Meeting. 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! MORCA_BoardSummary_20180402 Upcoming events…. April 8 thru June 3—Little Bella camps for girls, Toro Park (may read more…

MORCA Monthly Meeting Minutes from March 2018!!!

Hey folks, take a look at the notes from our March Board Meeting. 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! Summary of MORCA Board Meeting March 5 2018 Upcoming events…. March 17 – Volunteer Trail read more…

MORCA Monthly Meeting Minutes from February 2018!!!

Hey folks, take a look at the notes from our February Board Meeting. 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! MORCA_BoardSummary_20180205 Upcoming events…. February 17 – Volunteer Trail Work Day March 17 – Volunteer Trail read more…

MORCA Monthly Meeting Minutes from January 2018!!!

Hey folks, take a look at the notes from our January Board Meeting. 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! MORCA_BoardSummary_20180108 Upcoming events…. January 13 – 9 AM to 1 PM, director’s review of SWOT read more…

MORCA Monthly Meeting Minutes from December 2017!!!

Hey folks, take a look at the notes from our December Board Meeting. 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! MORCA_BriefBoardSummary_20171204 Upcoming events…. January 1—New Year’s Ride, 9:30 AM at 8th and Gigling January 8 read more…

MORCA Monthly Meeting Minutes from November 2017

Hey folks, take a look at the notes from our November Board Meeting. 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! MORCA_BriefBoardSummary_20171106 Upcoming events…. December 4—Directors + annual meeting (budget, elections) – 6 PM Turn 12 read more…

PG&E Vegetation Work

Starting Thursday November 9th and continuing as late as November 17th, PG&E will be performing vegetation clearing around select transmission towers for tower maintenance (see the map below). Adjacent trails will still be open but signage along the trails will alert users of these activities. For additional information please contact: Evan Mulch PG&E Natural Resource Management (831) read more…

MORCA Night Ride Season Start

Hey folks. Night ride season is upon us and starting tomorrow (Wednesday October 25th, 2017 we will be operating under our Night Ride permit with BLM. Please RSVP at the following link and pay the permit fee via the paypal link on the web page. This week we ride at 8th and G. As in read more...

MORCA Board Nominations Open!!!

MORCANs!! Do you want to take more of a leadership role in the club?  Nominations are open for directors for year 2018.  Five of the six current directors have committed for another year if you feel they are doing a good job. One director is stepping down which means a seat on the board is read more…

MORCA Monthly Meeting Minutes from October

Hey folks, take a look at the notes from our October Board Meeting. 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! MORCA_BriefBoardSummary_20171002 Upcoming events…. October 15—Cyclovia Salinas October 25 – Start to Night Ride season (permit read more…

MORCA Trail Work in conjunction with National Public Lands Day.

This month the MORCA trail work day will be in conjunction with National Public Lands. MORCA will lead a “Ride and Trim” from the Public Lands day site on the Fort Ord National Monument starting at 9 AM on Saturday October 28th.  Bring your bike and some trimming tools you can carry safely.  Please sign read more…

MORCA Monthly Meeting Minutes from September

Hey folks, take a look at the notes from our September Board Meeting. 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! MORCA_BoardSummary_20170905 Upcoming events…. September 20— Laguna Seca Twilight Ride with Custom Sheds (we do BBQ) read more…