This week, Dan offered to guide the Monday night ride around Facing Rock in Ludlow so if youíre looking for a new place to ride, check it out!
Donít miss the PV NEMBA semi-annual chapter meeting this Thursday in Amherst!! There will be food, reflections on the first half of the year, a preview of things to look forward to, and a sneak peak at this yearís PV NEMBA Camping Weekend, September 20-22 at the DAR! BYOB.

Here are the upcoming rides (click on the links for full ride description and address):

Saturday, August 24th: Beginner Ride at Robinson

Just got a new bike? Havenít been riding much and want to get back in the saddle again? Join the folks from Colorado Ski & Bike on their weekly beginner ride Saturdays at 5:00pm! (Beginner ride)

Sunday, August 25th: Intermediate Ride at Earls
Join the folks from Colorado Ski & Bike on their weekly intermediate ride Sundays! Theyíll be riding Earls trails this week. You can either meet them at their shop in West Springfield at 5:00 or at the Notch Visitor Center in Hadley at 5:30. (Intermediate ride)

Monday, August 26th: Facing Rock in Ludlow
Dan will be leading Mondayís ride at Facing Rock in Ludlow! Facing Rock has a good mix of single and double track and is not overly technical. Ride time is 5:30pm so no lights necessary. Park on Bridle Rd in Ludlow (dead end with a gate and sign for Facing Rock). (Social / all abilities)

Thursday, August 29th: PV NEMBA Chapter Meeting
Our August chapter meeting will be our big semi-annual recap! Join us for an evening of food, good company and all things mountain bike!! We'll brag about what we've gotten accomplished and talk about the bigger picture for the remainder of the year. Plan out our upcoming camping weekend. Approve mission statement and postcard printing. Discuss issues and chapter SOPs as deemed necessary. Open floor for anything you would like to bring up!
The details: Thursday, 08/29 at 6:30pm at Chrisís house, 20 Kestrel Lane, Amherst

Yours truly -

Steffi Krug
President, PV NEMBA

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