Blog

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

Join the Harrisonburg Bike/Ped Subcommittee!

The Bicycle & Pedestrian Subcommittee now has a vacancy and applications for the position are currently being accepted through Thursday April 28, 2011. Please visit www.harrisonburgva.gov/bikeped to learn more about the duties of the Subcommittee and to download the Application Form. Please submit your application to Thanh Dang by email at [email protected], fax at (540)…
Read more


April 12, 2011 0

Carr Mountain Trail – Collaborative Trail Project – George Washington National Forest

A great trail project is nearing completion on the North River Ranger District A collaborative venture by the Shenandoah Valley Bicycle Coalition, Backcountry Horsemen, and the Potomac Applachian Trail Club to better connect the Lee Ranger District to the North River Ranger District in the George Washington National Forest with a non-motorized shared-use singletrack trail…
Read more


April 10, 2011 0

Chainsaw Recertification’s to clear George Washington National Forest Trails

Shenandoah Valley Bicycle Coalition members Jennifer Wolfson, Mike Capraro, Susan Musante, Matt Smith and Chris Scott just completed their chainsaw certifications so they can continue to provide a great volunteer service helping to keep the trails open in the George Washington National Forest.


March 30, 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

Hillandale Trail Work Plans

Big things are in store for Hillandale Park in the City of Harrisonburg. The Shenandoah Valley Bicycle Coalition built shared use trails will receive a major overhaul within the next year. All your favoriteinterior trials will remain largely unchanged.


March 23, 2011 0

Chicago Avenue/ Mt. Clinton Pike Public Meeting

This is from the City of Harrisonburg Website: http://www.chicagoavenue.org/ The Chicago Avenue Corridor Study focuses on Chicago Avenue from Gay Street to Mt. Clinton Pike, Mt. Clinton Pike from Lincolnshire Drive, just beyond the City line, to Virginia Avenue (VA Route 42), and Park Road and Parkwood Drive where they run through the campus of…
Read more


March 10, 2011 0

Want to help Harrisonburg have more bike racks in town?

Want to help Harrisonburg have more bike racks in town? Be on the SVBC Bike Rack Grant Committee. SVBC needs 5 SVBC members to be on the SVBC Bike Rack Committee to help administer the new 2011 Bike Rack Grant. Time commitment would roughly be about 15-20 hours total over the next 4-5 months. Here…
Read more


March 7, 2011 0

Rocktown Trail News!

The City of Harrisonburg Parks and Recreation Department has recently reactivated a grant that will fund enhancements and additions to the existing Rocktown Trail System at Hilandale park. This includes installing a water fountain at the pump track and expanding the existing track. The existing power line trail will be revamped and will become littered…
Read more


March 3, 2011 0