Event description

2018 NWTA Signature Events

| LapQuest • May 19

| Coldwater Lake Workparty Campout • June 1–3

| Gateway Green Mountain Bike Festival plus
Take a Kid Mountain Biking Day • June 2

| StubFest • June 16–17

| Sandy Ridge Shuttle • July TBD

| SHIFT Workparty Campout • August 17–19

| Sandy Ridge Shuttle • September TBD

| Global Fat Bike Day • December 1


Event Summaries

Saturday, May 19, Stub Stewart State Park

• Members-only, mass-start time trial (self-recorded)

• Post-event BBQ

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Coldwater Lake Workparty Campout
Friday thought Sunday, June 1–3, Coldwater Lake Picnic Site, Gifford Pinchot National Forest

• Family-oriented work party (Saturday)

• Exclusive camping beginning Friday night

• Riding, group and individual (Saturday afternoon onward)


Gateway Green MTB Festival plus Take a Kid Mountain Biking Day
Saturday, June 2, Gateway Green

• MTB festival; a mini Sea Otter Classic

• Season kick-off with local bike industry

• Demo bikes

• Food and drink vendors

• Take a Kid Mountain Biking Day

• OBRA and/or NICA exhibition races

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Saturday and Sunday, June 16–17, Stub Stewart State Park

• Family-oriented outdoor event that blends camping and mountain biking

• Parallel NWTA + REI co-produced activities

• Trail building basics (Saturday morning)

• Lunch for attendees (REI Campers plus NWTA members) of the trail building clinic (Saturday noon)

• Orientation on the mountain biking trail system at Stub Stewart (Saturday afternoon)

• Group rides of various lengths and skill levels (Saturday afternoon onward)

• MTB skills development (co-produced by REI and NWTA) (Saturday afternoon onward)

• Breakfast for all attendees (REI Campers plus NWTA members) (Sunday morning)

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Sandy Ridge Shuttle
July and September, Sandy Ridge Trail System

• Fundraiser for ongoing SRT development

• Shuttles in partnership with Mt Hood Express

• MTB festival in the newly-expanded trailhead

• Possibly both Saturday and Sunday

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SHIFT Workparty Campout
Friday through Sunday, August 17–19, Marble Mountain Sno-Park, Mt St Helens

• Work party (Saturday)

• Exclusive camping beginning Thursday night

• Riding, group and individual (Friday plus Saturday afternoon onward)

• Catered meals (Saturday, possibly Sunday)

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Global Fat Bike Day
Saturday, December 1, Bayocean Peninsula Park, Tillamook

• Family oriented fat bike ride at the beach

• Approximately a 10 mile loop around Peninsula Park taking in the sights of Tillamook Bay and the Pacific Ocean