MORCA News

December Safe Passages Raffle Winner!!!

Phillip Bezouska, thank you for your support and participation in the Safe PASSAGES program at the Fort Ord National Monument. Learn more about this important Bureau of Land Management initiative designed to foster safe and harmonious trail use. At the end of a short 3-5 minute program, take the quiz and you’ll be entered into read more…

Safe Passages!!!

It’s that gift-giving time of year, and wouldn’t it be great to have a chance at a $50 gift certificate from REI? Here’s how: Take the “Safe PASSAGES (Pass at Slow Speeds and Give Everyone Space) Quiz and sign up for a monthly raffle. Tell your friends! See the message from the Bureau of Land read more…

Monthly MORCA meeting minutes from November 8th!!!

Take a look at the notes from our November 8th, 2021 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. 20211108_BoardSummary Upcoming events…. — November 20 at 8 AM—MORCA trail day — December 4 at read more…

Monthly MORCA meeting!!!

Join us for our monthly meeting and to vote in the new board.  Monday November 8th at Lopez Taqueria, 22760 Portola Drive, Salinas, CA.  Meeting starts at 6pm.  

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MORCA monthly meeting minutes from October 4th, 2021!!!

Take a look at the notes from our October 4th, 2021 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. 20211004_BoardSummary Upcoming events…. — October 7-10—Sea Otter Classic (with set up tasks Oct 5 and read more…

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Come to the MORCA Board Meeting, Volunteer for Sea Otter and get a Festival Pass

October is a month chock full of cycling activity. The two big things this month are:  The MORCA Board Meeting at Angelina’s Pizza and the Sea Otter Classic. The MORCA Board is doing a special outreach to members at its Board Meeting Monday October 4th at Angelina’s Pizza in the Toro Shopping Center (off Hwy 68), 6PM read more…

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MORCA monthly meeting minutes from September 13th, 2021!!!

Take a look at the notes from our September 13th, 2021 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. 20210913_BoardSummary Upcoming events…. — October 2 at 9 AM—First Saturday Ride (no TAKMBD)–October 4 at read more…

MORCA monthly meeting minutes from August 2nd 2021!!!

Take a look at the notes from our August 2nd, 2021 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. 20210802_BoardSummary Upcoming events…. — August 7—9 AM First Saturday Ride –August 21—Trail volunteer day –September read more…

MORCA monthly meeting minutes from July 5th 2021!!!

Take a look at the notes from our July 5th, 2021 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. 20210705_BoardSummary Upcoming events…. —July 17 at 8 AM— MORCA trail day (Latino Conservation Week) –July read more…

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…