About Us

Silicon Valley Mountain Bikers (SVMTB) is a non-profit 501(c)(3) mountain bike organization promoting mountain bike recreation and establishing sustainable trail access in Santa Clara and San Mateo Counties.  SVMTB is a regional chapter of the International Mountain Biking Association. Membership and donations  are tax deductible. Our tax ID or EIN is 14-193 1867.
OUR MISSION
  • Works to expand sustainable trail systems for mountain biking by working closely with land managers and state, county, and local governments.
  • Promotes mountain bike recreation by providing information regarding trail etiquette, publicizing club rides, sponsoring events, and being a general resource for mountain bikers.
  • Communicates to our members and followers relevant mountain biking issues, projects, and opportunities to assist in trail building and maintenance. 


MORE ABOUT US: 
We are all volunteers, not paid professionals. We give our time because of our love for the sport and belief that we can make a difference in our community. Some of the programs we use to accomplish our mission are:

  • Trail education stations
  • Clinics, rides, and fundraisers, including our annual swap meet
  • Special events
  • Participation in volunteer patrols
  • Trail building and trail maintenance
  • Presence at public hearings and meetings
  • Participation on local trail committees