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Ride In Peace, Jeremy!

If you are Golden Cycling Club member, or if you have ever ridden in Golden BC, chances are Jeremy Harris has done more to improve your riding experience than most of your riding buddies! If life is a stream, his flowed, nudged rocks, exposed roots, moved boulders, and shifted the landscape to carve an inimitable riding […]


Third Party Trail Fee Schedule

GCC is raising its membership fees.  That has left an elephant in the room: members have brought to our attention that third party events (eg races, tour operators, skills clinics, etc) should be “be adequately compensating the bike club for the use of the trails”. Well, GCC has been looking into just that over the past […]

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Membership Fees

This year GCC will be raising it’s membership fees.  This is being done in an effort to meet the increasing costs of maintaining and developing the trail networks; here are some reasons why trail costs are increasing. The primary costs that are increasing are in two areas.  First, our network is expanding.  In the past 2 years […]


July Trails Report

MOONRAKER/MAINLINE TRAIL REPORT JULY 31, 2017 The dominate issue for the month of July has been a series of wind events culminating in wind storm on the evening of July 23. Your local volunteer trail stewards have responded, removing dozens of trees and keeping these trails open. We have had to suspend other minor maintenance […]


Tricycle Race Get Registered!

This year the GCC grass roots Tricycle Race is scheduled to be a fun event on September 16. We run this event in partnership with Kicking Horse Mountain Resort. New this year also is Jan Kotyk’s logo for the race which is also the feature image in this post. Thanks, Jan!! The race can be […]


Kicking Horse Cup 2017

Greetings cycling fans!  We are happy to announce that registration is now live for the 2017 edition of the Kicking Horse Cup!  This is the first year for us (Jana & Nate Briggs) to be running this event and we would be most thankful if you attended and raced and celebrated bikes with us.  In […]


Schacher Pavillion

When you finally break out of the trees at the top of your 14+km accent of Mt 7 on the Schacher Trail, you will be met with a scenic resting spot. The Schacher pavilion is a structure erected at the launch pad of Mt 7 at the end of the gruelling, but rewarding, climb up […]

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The Buzz is About a New Trail!

BUZZ, the latest trail in the Mainline network has just opened*. The trail is located in the power line right of way linking the Odonata/CBT junction to Hemiptera trail by the orange gate. The trail can be ridden in both directions. From the Odonata/CBT junction the new trail offers access to Hemiptera, and from there […]


Smashing Dirt with Mark Wood!

Twelve participants were lucky to receive a free two day trail building workshop with Mark Wood from Trail Holistics. Mark has been instrumental in the renovation of ribbons of older trail and features on the North Shore. He brought with him a keen eye and some stoke to motivate builders in Golden. Thankfully, he stayed […]