MORCA News

MORCA Monthly meeting minutes for June 2019!!!

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. 20190603_MORCA_BoardSummary Upcoming events…. July 13—Army Tours see www.fortordcleanup.com July 13-21—Latino Conservation Week August 13—Tuesday—MORCA sponsored read more…

MORCA Monthly Meeting Minutes for March 2019!!!

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. 20190304_MORCA_BoardSummary Upcoming events…. April 11-14 – Sea Otter Classic May 4 – Army walking tour/bus read more…

Volunteer with MORCA at the Sea Otter Classic

The 2019 Sea Otter Classic is April 11-14, 2019! MORCA will once again be providing volunteers to support the Sea Otter Classic. As well as participating in the kick off cycling event of the year, volunteering for this event helps raise funds for MORCA, drives membership for IMBA and MORCA and helps MORCA gain name read more...

MORCA Monthly Meeting Minutes for February 2019!!!

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. 20190204_MORCA_BoardSummary Upcoming events…. April 11-14 – Sea Otter Classic May 4 – Army walking tour/bus read more…

MORCA Monthly Meeting Minutes for January 2019!!!

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_20190107 Upcoming events…. Jan 13 – Girls Rock at Creekside, co-hosted by MORCA Jan 19 read more…

MORCA Monthly Meeting Minutes for December 2018!!!

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_BoardSummary_20181203 Upcoming events…. Jan 13 – Girls Rock at Creekside, co-hosted by MORCA Jan 19 read more…

Primary Logo for Monterey Off Road Cycling Association

New Look, Same Great Group

MORCA Gets a New Logo What’s that mean? While the club is keeping it’s same mission, we felt we needed a logo that represented more of our advocacy work. Brown Mountain The trail running through our mountains represents MORCAs trail advocacy and the work we put into trail access in our area.  Many meetings have read more…

Clean Trail Collage

Trail Grant Opportunity for Local Trails

Working With Local Clubs, The ExtremeTerrain Clean Trail Program is Helping To Protect Our Favorite Trails  ExtremeTerrain’s Clean Trail Initiative Program is looking to improve trails near you.  The Clean Trail Program was founded by ExtremeTerrain in 2015 and set up to fund trail improvement projects.  These projects can include anything from trail clean-up, trail restoration, read more…

MORCA Monthly Meeting Minutes for October 2018!!!

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_BoardSummary_20181001 Upcoming events…. October 6—TAKMBD (note—a great success with roughly 100 registered kids plus parents, read more…

Election for 2019 Board

Hi MORCA members.  It’s that time of year again.  We need to elect our board for 2019.  If you are a current IMBA member with MORCA chosen as your primary chapter then please complete the ballot at this link: MORCA_Election_2018 and email it, snail mail it or bring it to the general member meeting on November 5th read more…

MORCA Monthly Meeting Minutes for September 2018!!!

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_20180827 Upcoming events…. September 5—MORCA BBQ at Twilight Ride hosted by Custom Sheds; Darius to read more…

Nominations open for the MORCA board!!!

MORCA Board nominations are now open to the membership. Please nominate a member in good standing that you feel will help with the growth of our club and mission…OR volunteer yourself. Please remit nominations to secretary@morcamtb.org by October 1, 2018. Please be sure to check with the person you nominated – that they are willing read more…

State of Mountain Biking Survey

Please take a moment to take this survey. It will assist IMBA and other mountain-bike advocacy groups and communities to better understand the current state of Mountain Biking. Understanding the current state of Mountain Biking!!!

Monthly MORCA trail work this Saturday August 18th!!!

MORCA Trail crew leaders will be leading trail work this Saturday August 18th to trim trails 24 and 63 on the bluff east of the Bunkers. We’ll be re-establishing the trail corridor (trimming brush). We will meet at 8th Avenue and Gigling Road and plan to car pool from there leaving at 9 AM and read more…

MORCA monthly meeting minutes for August!!!

Hey folks, take a look at the notes from our August 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_20180730 Upcoming events…. August 4—Cascade Creampuff, Fritter and Doughnut Hole – Oakridge OR (ride or read more…

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...