Trail News


REI Awards AMBC $10,000 Grant

Thursday, December 19th, 2013

REI_09_1K_onwhiteBig thanks to REI for their support. AMBC has been awarded a $10,000 grant to build and maintain trails in Knoxville TN. We look forward to their arrival and our continuing partnership!


Winter 2013-2014 Workday Schedule

Thursday, September 26th, 2013

IMGP2858Here it is… our Fall/Winter AMBC Work Day Schedule. These will start at 9 am and we work until lunch! More details to follow.

October 5: Haw Ridge
Lunch provided by Knoxville Bike Company

October 19: Urban Wilderness
Lunch provided by Tennessee Valley Bicycles

November 10: IC King
Lunch provided by Cedar Bluff Cycles

November 30: Sharps Ridge
Lunch provided by Fountain City Pedaler

December 15: Sharps Ridge
Lunch provided by Fountain City Pedaler

January 25: Urban Wilderness

Lunch provided by Harper’s Bike Shop

February 9: IC King
Lunch provided by The Bike Zoo

February 22: Concord Park
Lunch Provided by Echelon Bicycles


National Trails Day – Campout at Big South Fork

Monday, January 28th, 2013

Workday schedule for Winter-Spring 2013

Monday, January 28th, 2013

265107_510992018923774_1863154471_nWe’re setting up AMBC trail work days for the first half of 2013. We have some exciting things planned this year—come out and move some dirt with us as we make progress on some new trail systems in the Knoxville area!

AMBC Workdays, Jan-June 2013


Ijams is Growing!

Wednesday, October 24th, 2012

Please join us on Thursday November 1 at 10:00 am at the Visitor Center as Ijams Nature Center expands and enhances the Urban Wilderness in South Knoxville.

Join us as we celebrate:

  • Acquisition of a new land purchase - a critically important wooded ridge top in South Knoxville, preserving natural views forever.
  • Expansion of Ijams to 300-acres
  • Anticipation of the opening of 3 Miles of New Multi-Use Trails built by the Appalachian Mountain Bike Club.
If you plan to attend, please email: pjames@ijams.org or call 865-577-4717 ext. 118.

More information here »


AMBC Fall Festival 2012

Monday, October 8th, 2012