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Winter Riding Conditions

Ah winter riding, such a conundrum when it comes to hitting the dirt. It’s not an exact science due to multiple factors (i.e. soil type, moisture content, grades, temperature, sun exposure, leaf cover, etc.) therefore black & white steadfast rules don’t really exist, it’s ultimately up to the best (and hopefully educated) judgment of each […]

December 10, 2014 · Ken · Comments Closed
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November 16, Beverly Park Trail Run

Results – CLICK HERE     Pics – CLICK HERE

October 8, 2014 · mem · Comments Closed
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Take A Kid Mt Biking Day, Saturday, October 4, 9-11 am

LAMBA will be hosting an event as part of IMBA’s National Take A Kid Mountain Biking Day. The purpose of this event is to get kids introduced to mountain biking as a good way to get outside and be active. So, bring yourselves, your kids, their bikes and helmets to Squaw Creek Park in Marion, […]

September 29, 2014 · mem · Comments Closed
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The dirt. Fall News

Check out Volume 1, Issue 1 of the dirt., LAMBA Fall News! Highlights: Squaw Creek Trail Update, Take a Kid Mountain Biking Day, Help Wanted We welcome content and suggestions for our Winter Edition, Issue 2. Please send any comments or feedback to LAMBA members have been sighted around town, at events like Meet Me at the Market […]

September 20, 2014 · mem · Comments Closed
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Using Water Bottles and Hotel Stays to Fund Singletrack

Just yestereday, I recieved notice that LAMBA will be receiving $9500 from the Marion Hotel/Motel Grant! These funds will go towards our Red Cedar Singletrack in Squaw Creek County Park. This is great news and a great boost to our campaign to develop professional built singletrack in Linn County. This also means that we need […]

July 16, 2014 · mem · Comments Closed
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Mother Nature… Rawwwrr!

While the dirt is beginning to dry trail users will find that mother nature has not been kind to our woods. Be cautious and patient as it will take time for trail volunteers to inspect and repair any damage.

July 3, 2014 · Ken · Comments Closed
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LAMBA Summerfest June 28th

Basecamp: Meadowlark Shelter @ Squaw Creek

June 12, 2014 · Ken · Comments Closed
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Whoa June!

Lots going on = lots to DO, lend a hand if ya can, put the word on the streets… trails. Either way, show up and have fun! This Week: Beverly trail work session @ 9am Saturday June 14th – info. HERE This Month: Board Meeting June 16th, agenda / location TBA… LAMBA visits CVAST (Cedar Falls) June 18th […]

June 9, 2014 · Ken · Comments Closed
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If you’ve been riding singletrack lately you’ve probably noticed two things encroaching on the trail corridor, vegetation and gnats. While we can’t do much about the gnats, we can get after the flora; and that’s exactly what we’re going to do this weekend… and by we, I mean you all. We will have some trail […]

May 30, 2014 · Ken · Comments Closed
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LAMBA Summer Celebration

June 28th. Squaw Creek in Marion, IA. LAMBA has the Meadowlark Shelter reserved from 8am until 10pm. Consider it a picnic. Consider it a membership drive. Consider it whatever you want, but come on out to ride and socialize. A schedule of events will be forthcoming and will likely include a kids ride on the new […]

May 23, 2014 · Ken · Comments Closed
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