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Spring Trip 2014

 

We have 2 annual weekend Diva trips each Spring and Fall to scenic mountain trails. What better way to spend a women’s getaway weekend than with great riding, hiking, card games, campfire fun and more?

 

Membership is required.

 

Sign Up for Members Only Spring and/or Fall Trips

     

    Spring Trip 2014:

    The spring trip is coming soon.  You will not want to miss. For this is the first time that we have offered a weekend trip to the ever-popular Kerr Scott Reservoir. The Kerr Scott network of trails offer an abundant of very smooth flowing trails as well as technical climbs, rocky switchback areas and short punchy climbs, all guarantee a smile on your face.

     

    We will be departing on Friday May 2nd and returning on Sunday May 4th.

     

    The 2014 Spring Trip cost is $150.00 until midnight on March 31 and $160.00 beginning April 1 and will include lodging in a very plush 8 bedrooms 8 bath home called the NC Wilderness Lodge, which is just a couple miles from the trailhead. This great home has a Hot Tub! Also included: 5 meals, transportation of you and your bike and 2 days of riding. The registration for the house is on a FIRST COME FIRST SERVE basis  (maximum occupancy of 20 people), so please do not delay in registering for this unique trip.

     

    Renew your membership and sign up for the spring trip before April 1 and receive a $10 discount. You must be a current Dirt Divas member in good standing to attend the Spring and/or Fall Trips.  If you have not yet paid your 2014 dues please complete a membership application at https://sites.google.com/a/dirtdivas.net/paypal/membership-form and pay your dues before signing up and paying for the weekend trip(s).

     

    New in 2014 – Prepay for Day Trip Options:

     

    1) Full Trip:  $150 through March 31 / $160 beginning April 1 (includes lodging, all 5 meals, riding, hanging out at the house both nights)

    2) Full Trip Camping Option:  $100 (includes camp site for 2 nights, all 5 meals, riding and hanging out at the house both nights)

    3) Saturday Only Day Trip with Meals:  $55 (includes 3 meals)

    4) Saturday Only Day Trip:  $35 (includes lunch)

    5) Sunday Only Day Trip:  $35 (includes lunch)

     

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    Fall Trip 2013:  (Information for 2014 Fall Trip to come soon…..)

    Departing Friday evening, October 4th, and returning Sunday evening, October 6th. You must be a current Dirt Diva member.

     

    Total cost = $110, which includes lunch both days catered by Pasta and Provisions, amazing breakfasts and dinners provided by Camp Green Cove, lodging, transportation for your bike/gear and yourself if desired, and guided mountain bike rides by skill level (beginner/casual, intermediate, advanced intermediate, and expert).

     

    We will be staying at Camp Green Cove, situated on Lake Summit.  The camp features beautiful grounds with a relaxing deck, hiking/biking trails, waterfalls and a fire pit for Saturday night!  The lodging features 6-12 bunks per cabin; bathrooms with showers are inside.We will be riding trails in Pisgah National Forest and DuPont.The 10,400 acre Dupont State Forest (DSF) offers mountain bikers nearly 100 miles of varied trails. While some of the trails here are typical for the region, a few others provide an experience not commonly found in the southern Appalachians: slickrock!The Pisgah National Forest is a land of mile-high peaks, cascading waterfalls, and heavily forested slopes. Comprised of over 500,000 acres, the Pisgah is primarily a hardwood forest with whitewater rivers, waterfalls and hundreds of miles of trails.

    Day Trip Fee:

     

    If you are not able to stay for the entire weekend, you have additional options.  To come up for the day, ride, and lunch it will be $25.  Other options are available.  Please email Events@dirtdivas.net.

    Trip Refund policy:

     

    If you notify the Event Planner within: 1)Eight Days or more before the trip (the Friday of the trip):  100% refund 2) 4-7 days before the trip:  50% refund 3) 0-3 days:  No refund.  Transfer to another individual (found by individual) permitted.

    2013 Spring & Fall Trips

    Spring Trip 2013:

    Departing Friday evening, May 3, and returning Sunday evening, May 5th. You must be a current Dirt Diva member.

     

    Total cost = $110, which includes lunches both days catered by Pasta and Provisions, amazing breakfasts and dinners provided by Camp Green Cove, lodging, transportation for your bike/gear and yourself if desired, and guided mountain bike rides by skill level (beginner/casual, intermediate, advanced intermediate, and expert).

    We will be staying at Camp Green Cove, situated on Lake Summit. The camp features beautiful grounds with a relaxing deck, hiking/biking trails, waterfalls and a fire pit for Saturday night! The lodging features 6-12 bunks per cabin; bathrooms with showers are inside. We will be riding DuPont on both days. The 10,400 acre Dupont State Forest (DSF) offers mountain bikers nearly 100 miles of varied trails. While some of the trails here are typical for the region, a few others provide an experience not commonly found in the southern Appalachians: slickrock! Rides that commence from the Sky Valley parking lot riding will contain gradual double track climbing, wonderful flowing down hills, a picturesque pond and a grassy field for our delicious and leisurely lunch. Rides that commence from the Cascade Lake parking lot will include scenes of the quarry, slickrock riding up and down and nice flowing down hills plus some technical descents.

     

    Fall Trip 2013:

    Departing Friday evening, October 4th, and returning Sunday evening, October 6th. You must be a current Dirt Diva member.

     

    Total cost = $110, which includes lunches both days catered by Pasta and Provisions, amazing breakfasts and dinners provided by Camp Green Cove, lodging, transportation for your bike/gear and yourself if desired, and guided mountain bike rides by skill level (beginner/casual, intermediate, advanced intermediate, and expert).

     

    We will be staying at Camp Green Cove, situated on Lake Summit. The camp features beautiful grounds with a relaxing deck, hiking/biking trails, waterfalls and a fire pit for Saturday night! The lodging features 6-12 bunks per cabin; bathrooms with showers are inside. We will be riding trails in Pisgah National Forest and DuPont. The 10,400 acre Dupont State Forest (DSF) offers mountain bikers nearly 100 miles of varied trails. While some of the trails here are typical for the region, a few others provide an experience not commonly found in the southern Appalachians: slickrock! The Pisgah National Forest is a land of mile-high peaks, cascading waterfalls, and heavily forested slopes. Comprised of over 500,000 acres, the Pisgah is primarily a hardwood forest with whitewater rivers, waterfalls and hundreds of miles of trails.

     

    Day Trip Fee: If you are not able to stay for the entire weekend, you have additional options. To come up for the day, ride, and lunch it will be $25. Other options are available. Please email Events@dirtdivas.net.

     

    Trip Refund policy: If you notify the Event Planner within:

    1)Eight Days or more before the trip (the Friday of the trip): 100% refund

    2) 4-7 days before the trip: 50% refund

    3) 0-3 days: No refund. Transfer to another individual (found by individual) permitted.

    Trips for Kids News

    An article about Trips for Kids was recently written here. Check it out.

    Trips for Kids Charlotte will resume Saturday bike rides Feb. 2 with low-income kids and their adult volunteer “buddies” at Col. Francis Beatty Park near Piper Glen.

    The group also hopes to include additional regular rides in 2013 at the U.S. National Whitewater Center, says one official.

    Read more here: http://www.charlotteobserver.com/2013/01/25/3812080/using-bikes-to-change-young-lives.html

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