Spring Membership Drive! Join/Renew Today!

HMBA - IMBA vertical stacked logo

Spring Membership Drive! Join/Renew Today!

HMBA launches our Spring Membership Drive, March 1, 2015 to encourage all natural surface trail users to support local trail maintenance and help fund more trails in our region. It’s crucial to grow our membership so our voice is heard. At just $30, this is a great investment for […]


Action Alert! – Indy Parks Master Planning

The Hoosier Mountain Bike Association, a Chapter of the International Mountain Bike Association (HMBA-IMBA), needs your help!

Indy Parks is holding public meetings for its 10 year Master Planning process. We have a once in a decade opportunity to let Indy Parks know that there is public need for more mountain bike trails […]


Indiana Trails Are Sensitive During Springtime!

mud_n_ruts

Tire tracks and foot prints hold water, which leads to mud holes. mud holes aren’t fun to ride through or fix.

Springtime is a difficult time of year for mountain bikers. It’s getting warm and we want to get out, and get our bikes onto the dirt, after being cooped up inside all winter. […]


2015 Trail Work Schedule

HMBA will be hosting some core trail building events. These events will be focused supporting the RTP grants at O’Bannon and Southwestway, as well as continued trail development in Brown County State Park and Yellowwood State Forest. We have also listed the Hassmerfest and HMBA Epic events. These are great events and the proceeds help […]


2015 Annual Meeting, 7 February 2015, Indianapolis City Market

HMBA - IMBA vertical stacked logo

Schedule: 11:00am – Trails Committee Meeting (upstairs City Market) 2:00-4:00pm – Downtown Social Ride 4:00-6:00pm – Eat/Drink/Social 6:00pm – HMBA Annual Meeting (upstairs City Market)

HMBA Annual Meeting Open to All Another year is upon us natural surface trail riders, and HMBA wants you to be a part of shaping its direction for 2015 and […]


Now Accepting 2015 Board Nominations

HMBA is now accepting nominations for the 2015 board. If you would like to nominate yourself or someone else, please use the form on this page to submit your nominee(s) to Tammy Mebane (select recipient from the dropdown menu) by January 24, 2015 so nominees can be vetted.

Voting for the 2015 board will occur […]


2014 Brown County Epic Recap

First, the Hoosier Mountain Bike Association would like to thank all of the event sponsors, vendors, bands, and especially the attendees for making the 2014 Brown County Epic such a success!

Attendance/Membership/Fundraising

A total of 405 people registered for the 2014 HMBA Brown County Epic. Actual attendance was probably a bit lower, owing to the […]


2014-2015 Indiana Hunting Seasons

As users of forest trails, sometimes we traverse areas where hunting is permitted. These properties include, but are not limited to state and national forests and state parks. Some private properties may permit hunting. Many of these properties remain open to other uses during hunting season.

Indiana State Parks typically have limited deer reduction hunts […]


Win a RockShox SID RCT3 120mm 29er Suspension Fork!

SID_RCT3

Register for the Brown County Epic before September 1, 2014 for a chance to win a RockShox SID RCT3 120mm 29er suspension fork (MSRP over $800). Members of the HMBA Board are not eligible.

Specs:

Model designator (SF): RCT3 Wheel size: 29″ Travel (mm): 120MM Steerer: TAPERED Axle: 15X100MM Damping: Motion Control DNA with Dig […]


2014 Brown County Epic, October 10-12, Brown County State Park, Nashville, IN

Epic Ad

Mark your calendars and register today for the Brown County Epic, held at Brown County State Park in Nashville, Indiana from October 10-12, 2014! There will be product demos, games, contests, a raffle for a Borealis fat bike decked out with a SRAM/Rockshox build, and most importantly, tons of riding! Proceeds from the event benefit […]


2014 Hassmer Fest, Versailles State Park, Sept 26-28

2014 Hassmer Fest

Here it is HASSMER FEST 2014@ Versailles State Park September 26th, 27th, and 28th celebrating 10 years and 16 miles (so far) of mountain bike trails at VSP.

For a tax deductible donation of $25.00 you get :

-Free camping for tents and RV’s with bathroom and shower facilities.

-Ride the Brobdingnag trail set up […]