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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 […]

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June 1 – Mt. 7 Status Report

STATUS REPORT ON MT. 7 There has been a lot of work done recently on Mount 7 by dedicated cyclists of our community. They have been working relentlessly to get our beloved trails back in order. Combine this with harvesting of downed trees from last year’s storm and we will be back in action soon! […]

Bear Warning-Moonrakers-May 30, 2018

Bear warning! A bear has been spotted repeatedly in the Cedar Lake Campground area so be sure to use caution when biking the Moonraker network. Make lots of noise and learn how to use bear spray if you are going to carry it.

Help Stop Invasive Species

  Invasive plants litter the sides of bike trails and the Puncturevine can even give you a flat tire. Picked up in one zone, the seeds are then deposited into a new area via your bike tires. Be sure to wash your bike when travelling between different areas and look out for tire brushes at […]

Free Trail Workshop

SMASHING MORE DIRT WITH MARK WOOD Julie and Rich Marshall will be hosting a weekend Trail Workshop with Mark Wood for Trail Holistics. Mark has been instrumental in the renovation of ribbons of older trails and features on The North Shore. Date : June 9-10, 2018. This will be a FREE two day trail building […]

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Donations and Gratitude

With March 31st being the conclusion of the 2017 GCC fiscal year, GCC would like thank all the race events that came to Golden and made financial contributions to the trails:   Golden Ultra: $2090 (donation)   Trans BC Enduro : $2000 (donation)   BC Enduro: $900 (trail use fee) plus paid for 2 days […]

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Annual General Meeting

The Annual General Meeting for the GCC is scheduled for Thursday, April 26 at the Civic Centre. Doors open at 5:30 and the meeting runs from 6:30 to 7:30pm. Pizza and Whitetooth beer will be for sale. Come socialize, but more importantly see what’s in store for 2018, review 2017s progress, have a chance at […]

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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 […]