Author: Thomas

Hillandale Trail Work Saturdays

Saturday Hillandale Trail Work Saturdays start this Saturday 11/12, 9am-12pm. New trails and major improvements to the pump track are on tap this winter. Interested in helping as a crew leader? Contact Thomas Jenkins: [email protected]


November 10, 2011 0

June 26th National Forest Trail Work

SVBC will be leading trail work hopefully on two spots on Saturday June 26th. Meet at Mr J’s on Route 42 South at 8:15 or at the Wolfe Ridge Trail Head on Tillman Road at 9am. -Bring bikes to ride in for the Wolfe Ridge Trail Section-Second crew will drive to Little Bald Knob to…
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June 20, 2011 0

Tillman Road Trash Pick Up-New Date April 30th

Apologies for the weather Saturday, boy it sure was miserable and dangerous at times. The SVBC and GWNF will attempt to pick up the pieces and has set Saturday 30 April as the make-up day for Earth Day Trash Pickup. Same time (9 AM- Noon), same place (Dog Graveyard on Tillman Road). I talked to…
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April 18, 2011 0

Hillandale Trail Work

April 14th: Trail work will happen this evening on the Power Line Trail and New Blue Trail next to the Power Line Trail. Come out anytime from 5pm-dark! Thanks to all the JMU Students who help out Saturday…100 volunteer hours in one day…Take a look!


April 14, 2011 0

Bike Commuter Work Shop: Monday April 18th

Interested in learning more about bike commuting? Or know someone who would like to learn more about bike commuting? Come the first event for the preparation of “May is Bike Month”, this workshop will take place at Clementine Cafe from 7-8pm on Monday April 18th.


April 14, 2011 0

Harrisonburg Bicycle Pedestiran Sub Committee Meeting

The next Harrisonburg Bicycle Pedestrain Subcommittee Meeting is Monday March 28th at 6pm. These meetings are open to the public and is a great way to find our the currents status projects on the 2010 Bicycle and Pedestrian Plan. For more info on the Committee and the 2010 Bike/Ped Plan visit City Website.


March 26, 2011 0

DR100 Ride…Raises money for City and County Improvements

Bad news: The Shenandoah Valley Bike Coalition (SVBC) and The Doctor ride, run, walk event (DR100) did not receive a grant from BikesBelong (see emails below for further details). Good news: We still have $20,950 to spend (thanks to matching funds from the City of Harrisonburg and Rockingham County) on expanding bike/pedestrian lanes on public…
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February 11, 2011 0

May is Bike Month…Planning underway now!

Tonight was the first organizational meeting for “May is Bike Month” and the big “Bike to Work Day” event. The crew meet at Shenandoah Bicycle Company and recapped last years events and decided which events to include for this years celebration. Last year was the first year the local bike community mobilized to participate in…
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January 23, 2011 0