Women's Event: Sunday Funday
Oct
1
2:00 PM14:00

Women's Event: Sunday Funday

Come ride bikes 'n stuff for the unofficial season finale for the Pemberton Bike Club. Ride bikes, learn skills, eat food, win prizes, burn stuff! 

Skills in the yard start at 2pm, ride starts at 3pm, eating and bonfire starts when we're done riding! (fire only if it rains a lot!) All levels!

2 pm: Skills will be jumping off stuff, tight corners, pedalling front wheel lifts.

3 pm: Casual group ride on fun Pemby trails starting from the gravel pit.

Please bring something to eat for potluck. Prizes from Specialized Bikes and Sweet Skills!! Everyone is welcome and if you're not a PORCA member you can sign up online:  https://porca.spruceregistrations.com/

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PORCA Mackenzie Downhill Race
Sep
17
10:00 AM10:00

PORCA Mackenzie Downhill Race

Who's up for a good ol' downhill race? PORCA, Chromag , Pemberton Taco Co. and Santacruz Bicycles are, and they're putting it on, Sunday, September 17th, with a race followed by a Whole Lotta LED after-party at the community barn.

Registration is now open — go grab one of those 100 spots!

Race entry fee is just $5, but all racers must be PORCA members. If you are not yet a PORCA member, you can pick up your membership here.

The after-party in the community barn is open to the public and all ages so bring the family down for Tacos and rock & roll! The show starts at 8:00 pm, with a $10 cover.

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Fall Toonie Kick-off: Pemberton Distillery, The Meadows at Pemberton, and Bike Co.
Aug
29
6:00 PM18:00

Fall Toonie Kick-off: Pemberton Distillery, The Meadows at Pemberton, and Bike Co.

The first of the PORCA fall toonie series is next week!

Tuesday evening will be hosted by Bike Co., the Pemberton Distillery, and The Meadows At Pemberton.

Sign in at One Mile Park starting at 6, ride at 6:30.

$6 Food special (pulled pork sandwiches or veggie burgers) and complimentary Pemberton Distillery drink afterward at the Black Squirrel / The Meadows golf course.

See you there!!

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(Special Event!) Women's Ride: Moby Dick w/ Pemberton Distillery après!
Jul
26
6:15 PM18:15

(Special Event!) Women's Ride: Moby Dick w/ Pemberton Distillery après!

  • 7331 Old Mill Road Pemberton, BC Canada (map)
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Ladies! We have something special this week! Sammy Losee has organized for us to visit the Pemberton Distillery for our post ride après — tour and tasting for $5! Please bring money for the tour, and some extra if you would like an additional cocktail or take-home goodies. 

Meet at Nancy Klassen's house 7331 Old Mill Road at 6:15 pm for sign in. There is lots of parking.

We will ride up Wild Potato over to the Cream Puff climb and then head down Ramble On and Moby Dick back. Please plan to either bike out to the Industrial Park or plan a safe ride home.

See everyone Wednesday!

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Women's Ride: Pioneer
Jul
19
6:15 PM18:15

Women's Ride: Pioneer

This week we are taking it easy as many are participating in Hot On Your Heels in Squamish this weekend.

Meet at the community garden for 6:15, après to be announced (pm if interested) or else we will just be at community garden post ride. Hopefully this smoke clears and we can breathe a little easier!

Trail choices Pioneer, Fizzy/Dog, Piece of Cake/Murse Made.

See you Wednesday!

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Women's Ride: Wild Potato/ Econoline
Jul
12
6:15 PM18:15

Women's Ride: Wild Potato/ Econoline

Bike Club ride this week Wednesday 6:15/6:30 sign in - meet at parking lot at bottom of MacKenzie FSR. 

Ride up road to Wild Potato/Reid Rd/around Mosquito up to Econoline/Dark Forest/Crosstown back to parking lot.

This was the Toonie course from earlier in the year. It's a fantastic, longer ride, that's not too technical and suitable for all riding abilities.

See you there!

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Women's Ride: Breakaway
Jun
28
6:15 PM18:15

Women's Ride: Breakaway

With temps on the rise let's stay shady in the one mile zone!

Beginners can try Special K to Dog Beach.

Breakaway will keep the rest of us in the shade, and Lumpy's proper is also there for the masochists in our group.

A dip in the lake may be in order post ride!

Après will be hosted at Chez Fear, #59 in the Peaks.

Meet & sign in at community garden 6:15-6:30 — see you there!

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Buff Tuesday
Jun
27
6:00 PM18:00

Buff Tuesday

Loving the bike trails so much you want to marry them? Do you sing sweet, sweet love songs to the trail as you ride? You're in luck! We're bringing back Buff Tuesdays, so you can show the trails just how much you care. 

Meet at the Mosquito Lake parking lot at 6 pm. Bring rakes, loppers, and hand saws to give the trails the grooming they deserve. 

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Women's Ride: Fat Tug (or Fizzy Pop)
Jun
21
6:15 PM18:15

Women's Ride: Fat Tug (or Fizzy Pop)

Bike Club Wednesday Night ride is Fat Tug with a bonus lap in Shots Fired! Sign in 6:15 at the park on Dogwood Street. 

The other option is to ride Fizzy Pop/ Dog Beach! Meet at the Pionner Junction Community Gardens at 6:15 pm. 

Regardless of your trail choice, let's all meet up for après! Anni Kolbe is graciously hosting; she lives 1349 Cedar Drive (the street behind the Re-Use It). You can drop off your supplies in her carport.

See you there!

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Women's Ride: Hand Job to No Err
Jun
7
6:15 PM18:15

Women's Ride: Hand Job to No Err

This week's Bike Club Wednesday night ride is not to be missed!

We are going on the dark side to ride up Hand Job to No Err to Jim Jam. Beginners can climb up Hand Job and go around the Lake Loop, then descend back down Hand Job or Jim Jam.

The lovely Brooke Darbyshire-Meeker is hosting at #1 Walkerville Estates Rd. Park anywhere along the driveway, not on the grass. There is tons of room.

6:15-6:30 is sign in at Brooke's house.

See you there!

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Women's Ride: Old School Pioneer
May
31
6:15 PM18:15

Women's Ride: Old School Pioneer

Bike Club Wednesday night ride this week will be in the One Mile Side.

For the ladies that would like a longer/harder ride we are gonna kick it old school and ride up the Sea to Sky Trail to Lumpy's, then up the old way to descend Pioneer.

The shorter loop ladies can follow us up the Sea to Sky Trail and take a left to come back over to Murse Made and then decide if you wanna go up to Fizzy POp, Dog Beach, Pickle or down Piece of Cake.

Sign in is 6:15-6:30 at the Community Garden.

Après TBA - please message Bree if interested in hosting. 

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Blackbird Bakery & Pemberton Medical Clinic Toonie
May
30
6:00 PM18:00

Blackbird Bakery & Pemberton Medical Clinic Toonie

Last toonie of the Spring season! Come celebrate sunshine and long evenings with a fast and fun course set by the Pemberton Medical Clinic. The fun doesn't stop there, though, Blackbird Bakery has a pizza party waiting for you after your finish!

Sign in at 6 pm at the main gate at the start of the FSR climb (see map below). Race starts at 6:30 pm. 

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Women's Ride: Econoline
May
24
6:15 PM18:15

Women's Ride: Econoline

We're back on the Happy side riding Econoline/ Econodave! Maybe make a trip down Radio Tower for a bit, then climb back up Wild Potato?! (Beginners can ride radio tower)

Sign in at the Train bridge between 6:15 - 6:30 pm (note new times). Après will be at Vanessa Stark Art's in Creekside! Backyard firepit bonfire, dogs & buns/chips & dips. Your boys & groms are welcome. 1400 Park Street ...down by the river.

There will be a car and a cooler to the train bridge for drink drop offs.

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Women's Ride: Fat Tug
May
17
6:00 PM18:00

Women's Ride: Fat Tug

This Wednesday we're riding Fat Tug! Sign in between 6 - 6:30 pm at the Snob Hill playground. Après at Kimberley Jones @ 7457 Dogwood St, the house higher up the hill overlooking the playground. Drop your beverages in the cooler by the garage.

We have a shorter beginner loop planned out if you're not feeling the entire climb and descent. Could be lapped a couple of times. Thanks, Sarah Ho, for scoping it out with me!

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Women's Night: Tech Skills and Backyard Drills
May
10
6:30 PM18:30

Women's Night: Tech Skills and Backyard Drills

  • 1708 Highway 99 Pemberton, BC Canada (map)
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Bike Club presents: "Tech Skills and Backyard Drills" hosted by Sylvie Allen from Sweet Skills Mountain Bike Coaching & Fanatyk Co!

Meet (bike or drive) @ Sylvie's estate at 1708 Highway 99 at 6:30pm. (first right hand driveway after crossing the bridge over the river - across from Plateau turnoff. See the street view)

Bring your bike, tools, and riding gear to practice tech skills and tricks on your own bike.

And of course bring a snack for the potluck, a beverage, and some hunger for knowledge! 

Prizes from Fanatyk Co!!

 

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Women's Ride: Radio Tower
Apr
26
6:00 PM18:00

Women's Ride: Radio Tower

Bike Club! This week's PORCA's Womens Wednesday Social Ride is RADIO TOWER! Sign in is at the train bridge between 6:00 and 6:30 pm. 

PORCA's Women's Wednesday Social Rides have seen an absolutely fantastic turnout for the first two weeks. We wouldn't want it any other way! How cool is it to see so many amazing women in our community getting out there biking, supporting each other, and connecting? People come to Bike Club for many different reasons but the main goal is for everyone to have fun and feel welcome. It's a non-competitive ride for women to share knowledge and to support each other in learning. Below are some tips for riding with Bike Club.

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PORCA & PVTA Spring Trail Day
Apr
22
9:00 AM09:00

PORCA & PVTA Spring Trail Day

Time to give the trails their spring pampering! Show your love for Pemby dirt and come out for pancakes, pulaskis, and good karma!

Meet at the Bike Co parking lot at 9 am to fuel up with pancakes and bacon before heading out to the trails. Bring your favorite tool (with your name on it), and any extras to share. No experience necessary. Please also have your PORCA membership already. 

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Women's Bike Club
Apr
19
6:15 PM18:15

Women's Bike Club

You MUST be a PORCA member to join this ride. Please sign up online here.

Meet at the Pioneer Junction Community Garden @ 6:15 pm
(Please come at 6 pm if you need to sign up for PORCA)

Novices = Piece of Cake and Kid’s Trail
Beginners = Dog Beach or Fizzy Pop
Intermediates = Fizzy Pop or Pioneer
Advanced = Pioneer or above

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