Week of Jan 17th

  • MWTA Monthly Trail Committee Meeting

    MWTA Monthly Trail Committee Meeting

    January 16, 2023

    Got what it takes to join our team? Medicine Wheel Trail Advocates seek passionate trail users of any ability to join our volunteer committees! All styles of riding as well as non-riders who share a passion for trails are welcome.
    Most committees meet once a month, with tasks completed between meeting as your schedule allows.

    We need your help with all our committees: Trails, Advocacy, Communications, Events/Membership, and our Board of Directors.

    We’re particularly seeking these competencies & experience:
    Grantwritng, Fundraising
    Branded material (swag) management
    Graphic Design
    Event Management
    Social media content curation
    Crew leading & training
    Trail building & design
    Photography & video production
    Project management
    Connections to current or future partner organizations:
    - User groups (especially hiking & trail running)
    - Friends groups - groups that care for city, county, regional & state parks
    - Riding groups & Clubs
    - Schools
    - Military
    - Faith-based orgs
    - Diversity focused org
    - Land managers, CSU

    To join our board - contact us to find the best committee for you, and join as a volunteer for 3 months.
    After that time you may apply to join the board. All board members sign an agreement with MWTA that outlines expectations for board members AND the organization.

    MWTA is committed to providing great volunteer experiences in accordance with our diversity and non-discrimination policy.

    Hit us at info@medwheel.org for more info about any MWTA volunteer role.

  • Blodgett Input Session@ Raise Hell for a Reason

    Blodgett Input Session@ Raise Hell for a Reason

    January 17, 2023

    Join MedWheel at Seven's Gate Taproom (at Cerberus) to discuss the upcoming Blodgett Open Space Master Planning process. We will have maps and concepts, and are seeking YOUR suggestions as we develop talking points for the public process. Single direction DH trails? Connections to adjacent properties? Future plans with the quarry?  All will be discussed in an open house format between 4-7pm.

    AND a portion of every beer sold will benefit MedWheel, everyone wins.

    Seven's Gate is located at 77 South 7th Street Colorado Springs, east across the street from Cerberus.