We’re back for our December newsletter, see what’s been happening and what’s coming up

Upcoming events

MBO Open day
Don’t forget about the MBO open day coming up on the 10th of December!
Free shuttles in the morning for members, free bbq lunch provided by Design Windows! A kids race sponsored by Bike Dunedin! And the official opening of the full Design Windows Easy Down
Not a member yet? Signup before the open day and be in the chance to win back your membership thanks to Design Windows! 
10am – 12:30pm Free shuttles for members
12:30pm – 1:30pm Free bbq lunch for members provided by Design Windows
1:30pm – 2pm Kids chocolate fish race Sponsored by Bike Dunedin
2:30pm ride up and race down the Design Windows Easy Down
Bike House Enduro Round 1
Hone in your skills for The Emerson’s 3 Peaks Enduro with the Bike House Enduro Series! The series is 2 rounds prior to 3 peaks and with the Final being the 3 Peaks Enduro! https://3peaksenduro.com/
Want to volunteer? We would love your help! message the Mountain Biking Otago Facebook or email president@mountainbikingotago.co.nz
A 5 stage enduro using a large range of tracks on Signal Hill. Expect grade 4, 5 and 6 trails, around 900m of climbing, spot prizes from our fantastic sponsors and a bit of a bbq at the end!
Stages to be released on the 6th of December
Strava Timed Descents

Make sure you have a go at this months Strava Timed Descent. This month, its at Whare Flat and once again sponsored by Leading Electrical Dunedin. Spot prizes are $50 cash for members of MBO or 1 years individual membership if you’re not! You just have to record a time on the segment be into win. Check out more information below

More events

Make sure to enter the Emerson’s 3 Peaks Enduro! Check out their website for more details. Once again we’re giving them a hand with the event https://3peaksenduro.com/

Check out the events calendar powered by trailforks. We’ll still be putting everything on facebook as well

Event Reports


Thanks to everyone for coming along to the AGM this year! Was great to see a great bunch of MBO supporters. It marks another great year of growth in the Dunedin MTB community and we couldn’t of done it without our fantastic supporters and especially the landowners DCC and City Forests. Their continued support allows us to keep doing what we love which is provide as much as we can for the Dunedin MTB community. 

Projects and Trails

Signal Hill
Toilet and Bike wash

We are so close! The final inspection is booked for Monday the 11th! Fingers crossed

The bike wash is also getting close as well, a huge thank you to Otago Brick and Block Laying for installing the brick wall around the bike wash! Legends 


We’ve got some fantastic new deals for members! Cardrona, Après by Cardrona & Trebel Cone, Coronet Peak and Frictive MTB! Checkout our member deals on the Hivepass App or on our membership page 

Have you signed up to MBO yet? Its an easy way for you to show support for your local trails! You get access to member deals as well! Click one of the links below to sign up

Our fantastic Supporters

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