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Bikes, Bevs and Beats!

Still looking for a reason to join this year? How about a weekend of riding your bike and afterwards enjoy a cold beverage while listening to some local beats to keep your feet tapping? VMBA has partnered with the Stowe Area Association and the Stowe Bike Club to bring you the first B3 (bikes, bevs , and beats) event in Stowe on June 27-29. The Stowe business community is excited about the growth of mountain biking in Stowe area and across the state. The result? More good times for you and a screaming good deal on membership. Riders that pre-register......more

Blueberry Lake Phase Two!

Folks in the valley are excited to share the groundbreaking of phase two at Blueberry Lake on Sunday June 8th from 12-3PM. A short dedication ceremony will be followed by guided hikes and bike rides, and free demos from Xprezo Bikes and paddleboards from Clearwater Sports. Bring the whole family! Smokey Bear may make an appearance. Later on Sunday the Mad River Riders will kick off the riding season with a party at the Common Man starting at 6PM. Stick around for great food, refreshing beverages, music, a silent auction, raffles, and more fun. Tickets are just $25 - proceeds......more

Ride On

Vermont has some stellar riding, and it’s only getting better. A new statewide membership program managed by the Vermont Mountain Bike Association ( ) aims to increase rider membership, thereby leading to more trails. To sweeten the deal, VMBA has partnered with Ibis to offer a chance to win the bike of your dreams in exchange for every $5 donation. Whether you’re a resident rider living in Vermont, a visitor, general supporter or just plain lover of new bikes, $5 is easy to part with to support more trails and for a shot at that new ride. Every $5......more

VMBA Ambassadors

It was great to finally feel a warm breeze in the air last week and enjoy a sunny weekend of riding in Vermont. As more riders make it out to the trails they're likely to see a few new things this year. Do you have your green membership strip on your bike? These strips signify your understanding of the energy and dedication it takes to build our amazing trails. The new statewide membership collaboration supports the efforts of your local chapter through the trail grant program and a full suite of administrative benefits, which grows through your membership. Beyond the......more

Green membership strip for your bike

Picture yourself riding on your favorite trail. You and your chapter have worked hard to raise funds, hosted trail days, and maybe hired a professional builder to design and construct what is now the network you spend quality time with friends and family. Do you ever wonder how many people riding your trails support and appreciate them as much as you do? Does seeing deep mud bike ruts after a rain on your trials drive you crazy? This year members will be sent benefits, stickers and a little green membership strip. VMBA and chapters are asking members to proudly display......more