Mountain Bike Oregon Details


 


 

“It’s like you take all the inconvenient parts of a mountain biking weekend and do it all for us.
You scope out the trails—we ride them; you shuttle up—we bomb down; you cook—we eat;
you tap the kegs—we drink the beer. Everyone is super friendly and super helpful,
and the riding is just amazing!”

 

—MBO Rider

 


 

PLEASE REGISTER ON SITE

AT THE EVENT

Online registration is now closed. You may register on site any time registration is open. See the schedule on the sidebar for details.

We look forward to seeing you in Oakridge!

LOCATION 

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Red Covered Bridge, aka "The Portal"
Official name: "Office Bridge"
Address for Google Maps: North Fork Road and Westoak Rd, Westfir Oregon

This location is just west of Oakridge off of Highway 58.

 

WHAT TO EXPECT

 

Mountain Bike Oregon features three supported days of incredible single-track riding in the Willamette National Forests of western Oregon. You choose which ride you want to do each day, then either board one of our classic school buses to be shuttled to the trailhead, or join one of the guided rides from camp.

 

Once you arrive at MBO, we take care of everything. Your pass includes:

  • Camping along the beautiful river by the Red Covered Bridge, the bottom of Alpine trail.
  • Showers.
  • Hot breakfast.
  • Delicious lunch fixings - create your custom lunch for a day on the trail.
  • Plenty of dinner options with the on-site food carts - open early until late.  Riders pay food carts directy.
  • Free Adult Beverage Garden featuring Oregon craft beer, hard cider and wine.
  • Nightly fun and games, including the famous MBO beer garden crit and Speed Raffle.
  • Saturday night is Aloha Time in the Adult Beverage Garden - bring your luau finest for a relaxing evening.
  • Daily stretching sessions.

See below for a list of gear and other essentials you will want to bring to MBO.

 

Demos and Exhibitors at MBO

Some of the bike industry’s top bike brands such as Ibis, Giant and Specialized (to name a few) will be in our exhibitor area with the latest gear for you to check out. They offer:

  • Free demo bikes (Demo bikes are limited and are not guaranteed- you still need to bring your own bike)
  • Free mechanical support from MBO's exclusive shop support, River City Bicycles
  • Wheel support from the custom wheel experts at Sugar Wheel Works
  • A wildly fun raffle

 

 

EVENT ACCESS

 

Riding Guest - Full Event Access

Registration is only available in advance, online.

Most shuttles, Breakfast, Lumch, Snacks, Adult Beverage Garden, Showers, Clinics, Demo Bikes and Campsite are included.  Click the REGISTER button for exact current pricing.

 

 

Top of the Middle Fork: A very full day epic ride.
Ride the entire Middle Fork Trail from Timpanogas Lake to the bottom. Secure your spot on this wildly scenic ride - a day of singletrack bliss.
(Limited to 20 riders each day).

  • Extra cost of $50 per person

 

Moon Point - Lower Middle Fork (Disciples of Dirt Mt. Bike Club Fundraiser Ride): Moon Point Trail is an awesome trail riding experience and one of our most popular trails. Help MBO raise money for the so the Disciples of Dirt may continue to improve and maintain the Oakridge area trails. A percentage of these proceeds will be donated to their trail fund.

  • Extra cost of $40 per person.

 

Age + Skill Restirctions

  • You must be age 10 or over to particiapte as a riding guest. 
     
  • You should be an intermediate or advanced rider. The trails of Oakridge are not beginner friendly.

 

 

Non-Riding Guests

Full access to the event EXCEPT shuttles and guided rides. There is plenty to see in do in Oakridge including hiking, rock climbing, swimming and fishing.

  • $125 for each guest (age 11 and over) for the weekend.
  • $60 for each child under 11 for the weekend.

 

CANCELLATIONS AND REFUNDS

 

If you need to cancel and request a refund for Mountain Bike Oregon, please email us and make sure the words “Cancellation” or “Refund” are in the subject line. Our refund policy works as follows: 

  • Greater than 90 days before the beginning of the event: 75% of registration fee refunded
  • Between 89 and 60 days before the beginning of the event: 60% of registration fee refunded
  • Between 59 and 30 days before the beginning of the event: 50% of registration fee refunded

No refund if cancelled within 30 days of the beginning of the event.

 

Registration is non-transferable. You cannot sell or give away your MBO pass. These policies will be strictly enforced.

 

 

 

LOCATION

 

Oakridge, Oregon

Oakridge is 150 miles south of Portland and 40 miles east of Eugene on Hwy 58, between Bend and Eugene.

The event takes place at the Red Covered Bridge, aka "The Portal"

 
Address for Google Maps:
North Fork Road and Westoak Rd, Westfir Oregon
 

This gorgeous, serene location is nestled in the woods with the river rushing by. It is coniently located where the Alpine trail ends.

 

 

PARKING AND LODGING

 

Parking + RVs + Adventure Vehicles

  • Free onsite parking
  • Sleeping in your vehicle is allowed with no extra fee, but no hook-ups available.

 

Other Lodging Options 

 

For more local lodging options please visit Eugene, Cascades & Coast.

 

WHAT TO BRING

 

Below is a list of recommended gear to bring to MBO:

Saturday Night is Aloha Time! in the Adult Beverage Garden.
Come dressed in your luau finest to win sweet prizes!

 

Bike Gear

  • Bike
  • Helmet
  • Bike shoes
  • Bike clothing
  • Hydration pack or water bottles

 

Camping Gear
Please note: The ground is rugged

  • Tent
  • Sleeping bag
  • Sleeping pad (please note: the ground is rugged at this site - bring extra padding)
  • There is almost no shade on site. Bring a shade tent if you have one - but be prepared to secure it down against strong winds that roll through camp every afternoon.
  • Pillow
  • Camp chair
  • Flashlight or bike light - it's so very dark (and gorgeous) at night
  • It is very windy on site in the afternoon - be prepared to secure your items. This is not a joke.

 

Other Items

  • CASH! Support our local small business economy and make your dinner transactions much easier with cash.
  • Festive Hawaiian attire. Saturday is Aloha Time in the Adult Beverage Garden with prizes for the best dressed.
  • Sunscreen
  • Sunglasses
  • Teknu or similar for poison oak (just in case)
  • Bug spray
  • Cozy jacket for the evenings - it gets cool at night
  • Swimsuit
  • Towel
  • Snacks to meet your specific dietary needs.
  • Electrolytes
  • Remember - Dinner is not included but there is an on-site Food Cart Festival or you can head into town (2 miles) for dinner.
  • A cooler to keep items cold - there is no refrigeration on site.

 

GUIDELINES + RULES

  • Campfires are not allowed on site at any time.
  • Dogs are only allowed under specialty circumstances with prior approval. Please do not bring your dog.
  • Everyone on site must be a registered participant.
  • You are responsible for your own safety - Please ride within your limits and respedt the other riders around you.
  • E-bikes are allowed on any trails that the National Forest Service has open to motorized vehicles. We follow NFS guidelines.
 

Next Event:

 

Details coming soon!

 

  

 

EXAMPLE SCHEDULE >

 

Location

Oakridge, Oregon
Red Covered Bridge
, aka "The Portal"
Address for Google Maps: North Fork Road and Westoak Rd, Westfir Oregon
Map >

Just west of Oakridge off of Highway 58.

 

MBO Schedule

See below for what a typical MBO weekend looks like (subject to change).

 

Thursday

 

12 p.m. - 8 p.m: Registration/Check In

 

No meals, showers or shuttles on Thursday

There are several restaurants and a brew pub here in Oakridge where you can eat and drink Thursday night. Ask at registration for information.

 

8pm: Announcements and rider meeting in the park amphitheater

 

Friday & Saturday

 

7 a.m. - 6 p.m.: Registration

 

6:30 a.m. - 8:30 a.m: Breakfast served

 

6:30 a.m. - 8:30 a.m.: Make your own lunch

 

7 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. a.m.: Shuttle buses leave.
Some rides will leave from camp, most will leave from the Shuttle Loading Zone.

 

2 pm - 10pm Food Cart Festival on site (No host dinner)
We recommend you bring cash for the food carts

 

4 p.m.: Stretching

 

4 p.m. - 7 p.m.: Showers available
Showers are off site. Meet by the info table in the waiting chairs - the shuttles make constant loops from the showers back to camp.

 

4 p.m.: Adult Beverage Garden Opens
Saturday is Aloha Time in the Beer Garden - come dressed in your luau finest!

 

7 p.m.: Evening Activities in the Adult Beverage Garden
Mini bike crit, bike toss, huge raffle and other entertainment

 

10 p.m.: Beverage service closes

 

Sunday

 

Schedule is the same as for Friday and Saturday, except for:

 

Stretching at 7:00 a.m.

 

No afternoon shuttles on Sunday

 

Noon - 3:30 p.m.: Showers available

 

No beer garden or Food Cart Festival on Sunday

 

MBO ends Sunday afternoon. You may stay overnight and leave Monday if you like.


 
 

 

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