Welcome

Long Live Long Rides
Welcome to the Laurel Highlands On & Off Road Bicycling Association (LHORBA).  We are dedicated to promoting the sport of non-motorized cycling in the Laurel Highlands region of western Pennsylvania.  Regardless of riding abilities or styles, LHORBA promotes responsible and safe riding.

Since 1999 LHORBA volunteers have spent over 10,600 hours maintaining  approximately 230 miles of mountain biking and multi-use trails throughout nearby state parks, state forest, county and municipal parks and private land. 

We are currently involved with the Quemahoning Reservoir mountain bike trail system and when completed may have up to 30+ miles of trails for riders to enjoy.

LHORBA hosts scheduled rides each year in the Laurel Highlands and facilitates many wonderful riding opportunities throughout the region.  Club members will meet new friends and possibly find some new riding buddies along the way.
 

Upcoming LHORBA Events
Saturday, April 28 - Kickoff Party, Boulevard Grill
Saturday, June 9 - Quemahoning Reservoir Picnic & Rides
Saturday, July 7 - Yellow Creek Picnic & Rides
Sunday, August 5 - Blue Knob Picnic & Rides
Sunday, September 9 - Burnt House Picnic & Rides

Other Upcoming Events
Thursday-Sunday, May 17-21 – Dirt Rag Fest, Raystown Lake
Thursday-Sunday, May 17-20 – American Lung Association River Trail Bike Trek
                                                   Snowshoe Mountain Resort, WV
                                                   Register at www.lung.org/trek
Friday-Sunday, July 13-15 – Dirt Rag Fest, Big Bear Lake Trail Center, WV
Saturday, July 14 – Hidden Valley Mountain Metric
                                https://www.facebook.com/hiddenvalleymountainmetric
Friday-Sunday, August 17-19 – Richland Days
Friday-Sunday, August 17-19 – Bedford County Challenge (Boat, Bike, Run)
Saturday & Sunday, October 6-7 – Pennsylvania Interscholastic Cycling League Race
                                                        Highland Park
Saturday, December 1 - Global Fat Bike Day, Highland Park

Weekly Rides
Monday 
– Rails to Trails rides – Ghost Town Trail – May - September
Tuesday – Mountain bike rides – see calendar for locations – year round
Wednesday – Road rides (beginners-advanced) - Quemahoning Reservoir -         
                        May-September
                        All rides weather-dependent.
Thursday – Mountain bike rides – Shawnee State Park – year round

Rails to Trails – Group rides posted throughout the riding season on area rail trails.

Other rides will be posted.  Check the calendar and watch your email for further details and other club activities.