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Subaru-IMBA Trail Care Crew: Santa Cruz, CA

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The Subaru/IMBA Trail Care Crew is the International Mountain Bicycling Association's grassroots educational program and an authority on sustainable trail building practices. Two teams of trail experts travel year-round throughout North America and beyond, leading trail work sessions, meeting with land managers and working with IMBA-affiliated clubs and the communities they serve to improve mountain biking opportunities.

2011 Subaru/IMBA Trail Care Crew: Santa Cruz, CA

Date: Saturday, March 26

Hosted by: Mountain Bikers of Santa Cruz (MBOSC)

MBOSC would like to thank generous sponsors for supporting MBOSC in improving Santa Cruz’s green spaces for the health of both its citizens and economy in an environmentally protective way: Micks Auto, Epicenter Cycling, Digital Media Factory, Specialized Bicycles    

Contact: Shannon Armstrong

IMBA Trail Building School 

9AM-12PM: Classroom instruction
2809 Mission (across from the West Side Farmer’s Market), Santa Cruz, CA 95060. Thanks to Digital Media Factory for donating space!

Please enter through the door to the left of the loading docks. If you bring a beverage with you, please make sure it has a lid.

12-1PM: Lunch provided at Wilder Ranch State Park. Thanks Michele Lamelin & Lindsay Overton for organizing this!

1-5PM: Trail work at Wilder Ranch State Park

6PM: Celebratory drinks and dinner
Location: Seabright Brewery
519 Seabright Avenue (at Murray), Santa Cruz, CA 95062

Thanks to Seabright Brewery for providing discounted brews & food! Must be present to win raffle goodies from Caletti Cycles, Ibis, Specialized and more!


Trail work happens rain or shine. Please do not plan to attend the trail work portion of the school if you can't attend the morning classroom session. Likewise, please reserve the Seabright Brewery celebration for those who attend the Trail Building School.

Registration is required to attend this event to ensure enough tools, food and other supplies are available for all volunteers. Please register early to help us plan.

What to bring:

Bring appropriate footwear and clothing to stay dry and warm. Some suggestions include: sturdy close-toed shoes or boots, long pants, long-sleeved shirt, sun screen, hat, water bottle, gardening gloves, Tech-nu or other poison oak repellant

What to leave at home:

Your bike. We will drive to the trail work area in the park trucks to maximize our time working on the trails. Please either plan to carpool to Digital Media Factory and then park at Wilder Ranch or lock your bike at the historic grounds for the duration of the trail work.

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March 26th, 2011 9:00 AM   through   8:00 PM

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