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News:

Thu

06

Mar

2014

Challenge at Mountwood Race April 6th!

This Mountain Bike Cross Country Race is #1 in the West Virginia Mountain Bike Association (WVMBA) Points Series. Also included in this event is a fun, free kids skills clinic at 10, and a kids race at 11! After the race, there is a free catered pulled pork dinner for racers. Shirts guaranteed for the first 200 registered racers!

 

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER ONLINE

Save time on race day!

 

For more information about the Mountwood Race, Click Here!

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Wed

05

Mar

2014

Monthly Meeting at the NET 3/10 6pm!

The RVMBA Monthly meeting will be held at 6pm, Monday, March 10th, at North End Tavern.   All Race Committee Members please note, there will be a
Race Committee Meeting at 5pm immediately before the regular monthly meeting.  Also at the NET.  See you there.
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Thu

13

Feb

2014

Adventure Recreation Expo in Parkersburg on March 8th

Parkersburg is having an Adventure Expo!

when: March 8, 2014 10am - 2pm

where: Parkerburg Farmers Market (at 2nd and Ann St. outside of Point Park)

 

For more info see the flyer below!

Adventure Expo Flier
Full page flyer.pdf
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Fri

07

Feb

2014

Monthly meeting 2/10 at the NET!

The February RVMBA Meeting will be held at the North End Tavern on Monday, February 10, at 6pmA C.A.M. race committee meeting will be held in the same location at 5pm.
 
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Fri

03

Jan

2014

RVMBA meeting Monday 1/13 at 6pm at the NET!

Next RVMBA meeting is Monday January, 13th 6pm at the North End Tavern in Parkersburg.
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Fri

06

Dec

2013

RVMBA Meeting Monday 12/9 @ the Pizza Place!

Come on down for the RVMBA monthly meeting Monday December 9th at 6pm at the Original Pizza Place on 2nd St in downtown Marietta.
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Wed

06

Nov

2013

RVMBA meeting Monday 11/11 @ 6pm

Come on down for the RVMBA monthly meeting Monday November, 11th at 6pm at the Original Pizza Place on 2nd St in downtown Marietta.
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Wed

23

Oct

2013

Marietta Pub Ride Monday 10/28 @ 5:30pm

Marietta Pub Ride is this Monday Night 10/28! Meet at the city parking lot on 2nd & Butler St (behind CVS) to depart at 5:30pm sharp! This is a chill 10+ mile mountain bike ride on the Marietta City singletrack trail system. All levels welcome. Plenty of bail-out options. Helmets a must. If you have lights, bring them! Post-ride refreshments at Marietta Brewing Company.

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Mon

07

Oct

2013

RVMBA monthly meeting Monday 10/14 at the NET

The RVMBA regular monthly meeting will be held Monday, October 14th at 6pm at The North End Tavern on Emerson Ave at the intersection with Lakeview Drive in Parkersburg. Come join us! 

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Wed

02

Oct

2013

Take A Kid Mountain Biking Day this Saturday October 5th!

This Saturday October 5th is Take A Kid Mountain Biking Day on the City Trails in Marietta, OH! This event is one of the highlights of our year and a great opportunity for kids of all ages to try out mountain biking. No experience necessary!

 

Facebook event here:

https://www.facebook.com/events/489542961134317/

 

Kids age 4 to 16 must bring a guardian, bicycle in good working condition, and helmet to participate. Younger riders will require parent or guardian to assist them. Prizes, pizza, and high-fives are provided to all participating riders.  Free t-shirt or water bottle for each kid rider too!  And one lucky kid will win a new Specialized bike!!

The ride is part of a nationwide celebration know as Take a Kid Mountain Biking Day, supported by the International Mountain Bicycling Association (IMBA).

Registration:
Register between 9:30 am and 10:00 am the morning of the ride. Be sure to bring your bike, a good fitting helmet, and something to drink. Meeting place is the Tractor Supply Store parking lot in the Frontier Shopping Center, Marietta, OH. Start time is 10:00 a.m. sharp. Parents are welcome to ride too! Waiver form is required.

When
Saturday, October 5, 2013 10:00 AM
Duration: 3.0 hours -- an extra hour of riding!

Where
Kris-Mar Woods in Marietta Ohio. Near the back of Tractor Supply in the Frontier Shopping Center. Several different routes will be used in the Kris-Mar Woods.

Cost
Free!, Registration / Waiver forms required.

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O-Pam Feed:

A hike/bike map of Mountwood Park - The o!Pam is proud to announce our first printed map! (Sat, 19 Nov 2011)
Get a great map of some of the best hike/bike trails in Wood County!
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A late April trip to the Ritchie Mines WMA (Sat, 23 Apr 2011)
Report on trip to Ritchie Mines WMA
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Where We Ride (Maps and Info) (Wed, 26 Jan 2011)
Trails that RVMBA builds and maintains.
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Community Engagement through Recreation & Tourism (CERT) meeting today was inspirational (Wed, 26 Mar 2014)
Groups joining together to promote recreation in the historic river cities
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JTJ Trail work results in Brown Trail cooridor developed (Sat, 26 Oct 2013)
5 volunteers and a chain saw shows a lot of progress
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