2017 SVBC Board Elections

Our Mountains and Trails Featured by Salsa Cycles

City of Harrisonburg Comprehensive Plan Update

Connect Our Schools Needs Your Input

2017 SVBC Board Elections

  VOTE TODAY! Voting is open from 2/15/2017 to 3/1/2017 Click here to vote now Meet our Candidates for the…

2017 SVBC Board Elections

  VOTE TODAY! Voting is open from 2/15/2017 to 3/1/2017 Click here to vote now Meet our Candidates for the SVBC Board of Directors. Once elected, each candidate will serve for a 3 year term. We have 5 candidates and 5 open spots on the SVBC Board. Kevin Rogers I’m a Valley native having grown…

2017 SVBC Board Elections

  VOTE TODAY! Voting is open from 2/15/2017 to 3/1/2017 Click here to vote now Meet our Candidates for the SVBC Board of Directors. Once elected, each candidate will serve for a 3 year term. We have 5 candidates and 5 open spots on the SVBC Board. Kevin Rogers I’m a Valley native having grown…

Our Mountains and Trails Featured by Salsa Cycles

Not only is Harrisonburg and SVBC’s own Lindsey Carpenter featured in this video for Salsa Cycles new 29+ full suspension bike launch, but our local trails and mountains are also highlighted in the launch video for their new bike, the Deadwood sus. Salsa Cycles decided to use Stokesville and our trails, our mountains as the perfect…

City of Harrisonburg Comprehensive Plan Update

Harrisonburg, Va. – The city of Harrisonburg is in the process of updating the comprehensive plan and getting participation from the community. Harrisonburg Planning Commission and the Planning and Community Development Department are working with members of the community to update the plan, which presents a vision of Harrisonburg’s future. Four committees have been formed…

2/13: SVBC Annual Potluck 6pm

Join us for our annual potluck on Monday evening February 13 in Ruby’s (Basement of Clementine). This is an annual tradition where we transform our February social into a potluck at dinner time. We will meet at 6 pm rather than the usual 7pm time. Please bring a dish to share (ideally label it) and…

Connect Our Schools Needs Your Input

With your help, we convinced the City of Harrisonburg to move forward with funding and designing the trails or greenways that comprise the “Connect Our Schools” initiative. The City of Harrisonburg refers to these trails as the Garbers Church Shared Use Paths since they will connect Westover to Thomas Harrison Middle School, to Hillandale, to…

2017 Superbowl Sunday Ride

UPDATE: The Little Cheerful will be up on the mountain selling food to benefit the Shenandoah Valley Bicycle Coalition. Bring some cash so you can buy some goodies! Check out the menu by clicking here. When: Sunday, February 5 @ Riding at 10:00 AM Where: Park at Briery Branch Community Center and bike up to Flagpole Knob (Highest point…

Northend Greenway Update

Unsolicited Bid May Jump-Start Trail Project Proposal Also Includes Blacks Run Cleanup By TONY BROWN Daily News-Record Nikki Fox / DN-R Allen Chandler (pictured right), a 23-year-old James Madison University senior from Stuarts Draft, walks on the Bluestone Trail Tuesday. Momentum Earthworks submitted an unsolicited bid to build a section of the Northend Greenway Shared…

2/1: Alpine Loop Gran Fondo Registration Opens Today

Please support those events that support the Shenandoah Valley Bicycle Coalition. The Alpine Loop Gran Fondo donates thousands of dollars each year to your Bicycle Coalition. With their help, we were able to engage in the Connect Our Schools Campaign to help secure $3 million for local greenways in the City of Harrisonburg. Riding your…

City of Harrisonburg Wants your Input on the Budget

City Seeks Input through Budget Survey Harrisonburg, Va. Harrisonburg, Va. – The city of Harrisonburg is preparing the budget for the next fiscal year (2017-2018) and is seeking input from city residents, property owners, and business owners. Although the next budget will not begin for several months, the process has already begun to evaluate the…

Massanutten Western Slope Trails Open for Season…Get your pass now!

THE WESTERN SLOPE IS OPEN!! Massanutten has opened the Western Slope Trails for the riding/running/hiking season. This is the earliest in the year the trails have opened! SVBC thanks Massanutten for another year of a great partnership. Support the partnership by making sure you have a current trail pass for the 2017 trail season!