Growlers Gulch

Meet Your NWTA Board

Your Northwest Trail Alliance board of directors is composed of talented and dedicated individuals who donate, collectively, thousands of hours of their time to making NWTA tick. They do the less-than-sexy behind the scenes work to ensure that you have access to awesome MTB opportunities from Mt. Hood and Mt. Adams to the coast. Come

NWTA is Northward Bound! Coldwater Lake & TDG

The Coldwater Lake Trails Located about 2.5 hours north east of Portland, the Coldwater Lake trails consist of three trails (211, 230 and 230A).  The entire loop is about 12 miles long with approximately 2000 feet of climbing. While the loop can be ridden in either direction, many folks prefer to ride clockwise to take

Women’s Trail Maintenance Day

Join Northwest Trail Sisters & Proper Cycle Werks & Skate Come dig in the dirt with your fellow trail sisters! We will be learning some basic safety, maintenance and building skills in a ridiculously fun and encouraging environment. Hosted BBQ to follow. Registration: *Sign up via the Eventbrite Link* This is critical to our planning process

St. Patty’s Women’s Intermediate Ride

Earn your green beer this year! Join Northwest Trail Alliance & Proper Cycle Werks & Skate for a Intermediate/Advanced ride at Growlers Gulch. This ride will make up for all the calories your celebrating will accrue! Dress to Impress! Green-Your-Gear @ Growler’s, Gals! We ask that you evaluate your skill level in an honest manner to

Women’s Cornering Clinic – Beginner Level

Join NW Trail Alliance’s Trail Sisters & Proper Cycle Werks & Skate for a beginner friendly cornering clinic & ride at Growlers Gulch in Castle Rock, WA. Dial in your trail skills with us! There’s just no way around it- if you mountain bike, you corner. Learn helpful tips & tricks to best use your

Cancelled – Growlers Gulch – Outer Limits DH Build

*** CANCELLED *** This work party has been cancelled due to conditions. Please check back for the rescheduled date. Thank you for your interest.   Join NWTA’s sub-chapter Growlers Gulch Racing for a build day to complete a rough-in on a new trail called Outer Limits. *** THIS WORK PARTY WILL BE WEATHER DEPENDENT, due

Cancelled – Women’s Clinic – Switchback Climbing (Intermediate)

*** CANCELLED. Due to current trail conditions & forecasted weather we are cancelling this clinic/ride. We hope that you can join us on 03/17 where we will be rescheduling this event. *** You requested and we listened! Join Northwest Trail Sisters & Proper Cycle Werks for a Switchback Climbing Clinic. Come fine tune your climbing

Cancelled – Women’s Ride – Beginner Level

*** CANCELLED. Due to current trail conditions & weather forecast we are cancelling this ride. We hope that you can join us at another time ***   This ride is perfect for women who are newer to mountain biking! You can learn trails, ride at a comfortable pace and meet fellow mountain bikers all in

Women’s Ride – Beginner Level

Come join the Northwest Trail Sisters & Proper Cycle Werks for a Women’s Beginner Level Ride at the Growlers Gulch Trails in Castle Rock, Washington. This ride is perfect for women who are newer to mountain biking! You can learn the trails, ride at a comfortable pace & meet fellow mountain bikers all in an

Northwest Trail Sisters New Beginnings for New Riders Ride Recap

24 bold women showed up for the New Beginnings for New Riders clinic sponsored by Proper Cycle Werks at Growlers Gulch trails in Castle Rock, WA on Sunday 01/06! Despite a strong weather front that moved in the night before, these women arrived, undeterred, ready to learn a thing or two about the magical world