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SAMBA is excited to welcome Jessica Buch to the Board of Directors and as our Director of Education!

We are thrilled to announce Jessica Buch as the newest addition to our team at Susquehanna Area Mountain Bike Association. With her passion for outdoor education and extensive experience in the biking community as a PMBIA coach, Jessica is poised to lead our...

Mountain bike skills camps are open for registration!

SAMBA is excited to announce mountain bike skills camps coming to the "Trails and Trees Environmental Center" in Mechanicsburg, PA.       In partnership with Mechanicsburg Area Parks and Recreation and Buch Bikes LLC, Jessica Buch of SAMBA will be...
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Lykens Loop & Visitor Center Grand Opening! + Cabin Fever Ride

Join us for the Grand Opening of the Lykens Loop and Visitor Center + Carsonville Cabin Fever Ride! SAT, APR 27 · 10:00 AM EDT Click here to...

SAMBA announces 2023 Volunteers of the Year

Huge Thank You to Nick D'Agostino (Left), Ed Griffith (Center) & Markus Houser (Right) for all the time, energy and sweat contributed this year to help us improve, maintain and keep the trails clear for everyone to enjoy! These guys have each sacrificed more than...
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SAMBA “Contact” link broken!

Howdy, It has come to our attention that the contact link on our website has not been working for several months.  If you have attempted to contact SAMBA through our website and have not received a reply; we sincerely apologize for this inconvenience.  We are...
Avoid Muddy Trails

Avoid Muddy Trails

The freeze-thaw cycle has arrived:  Please help protect our trails and Avoid Muddy Trails!   What is freeze thaw? When the temperature drops below freezing, the moisture in the ground freezes and because water expands as it freezes, the frozen soil gets broken...

Susquehanna Area Mountain Bike Association

Working to Protect and encourage Mountain Bike trail access in Central Pennsylvania.



Paxtang Park Project underway! We are excited to announce that we have reached an agreement with the City of Harrisburg (land owner), Swatara Township and Paxtang Borough (owners of the roads approaching the park), and CAGA to partner to
begin work to restore historic Paxtang Park to be used as a parking, trailhead and picnic area for visiting cyclists using the Capital Area Greenbelt and Parkway Trail System.

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SAMBA is a Member Supported Organization

We would like to thank our sponsors for their continued support!  Please click HERE to visit our sponsors.