Bapa News:
August 27, 2019

Labor Day Whaleback Picnic cancelled

Oh No! Based on the Facebook poll, we're canceling the Labor Day Whaleback Picnic. We're looking into having a similar event at Potato Hill later in September!
August 22, 2019

XC Clinic Sept 7, 2019

Ed Stein and Honza Rejmanek will be running an XC Clinic at Ed Levin on September 7, 2019 at 1p! These two legends in the sport aren't to be missed…
August 14, 2019

Potato Hill Open again!

Since the Ranch fire in 2018, access to Potato Hill has been closed off. Thankfully, it's open again!  The initial reports from those who have been is that Dixie Glade…

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