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Time for Coast

Time for Coast It’s early Thursday morning, and Noah Pickett is zipping around the loading dock behind Higher Grounds Trading Company. Noah is […]

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The Joy of Riding The Loop

The Joy of Riding The Loop JOIN US FRIDAY, AUGUST 19 We’ve been loving the now completed Boardman Lake Loop. Norte’s Summer […]

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A word from our 2022 Vista

A word from our 2022 Vista The northern Michigan community is one with which I’ve long felt connected. Although I spent much […]

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Brimming with Confidence

Brimming with confidence The first day of the Norte Mountain Bike Team can be nerve-racking, even for a capable and confident rider like 11-year-old […]

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Elevating More Girls on Bikes

Elevating More Girls on Bikes Registration is currently open for four new clinics that are part of Norte’s More Girls on Bikes […]

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New Skills, New Friends, New Discoveries

New Skills, New Friends, New Discoveries Last Thursday, we wrapped up the first two weeks of Summer Bike Camp. It’s incredible how […]

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Advocacy Works

Advocacy Works Norte works to keep people moving and connected to their communities. We start with young riders in programs like Mountain […]

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Norte is here

Norte is here Our small and mighty organization is well-loved because we deliver something special. Norte’s initiatives connect, empower, and engage people […]

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Norte Hires Jill Sill as Executive Director

For Immediate Release June 16, 2022  Norte Hires Jill Sill as Executive Director Sill has earned the full confidence of Norte’s board […]

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“It turned into something incredible!”

 “It turned into something incredible!” Last week, Norte wrapped up another stupendous season of Mountain Bike Team. We rolled out with 283 […]

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This is how to bring fantastic to summer!

A Fantastic Summer! Want to ride with Norte in the Cherry Royale Parade?  RSVP with us ➡️ Norte Rolls in the Cherry Royale […]

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Meet Our New Chief Bike Mechanic

Meet Our New Chief Bike Mechanic Tyler Wituszynski Joins Norte as Chief Bike Mechanic Traverse City, MI. Tyler Wituszynski recently joined Norte as […]

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Rolling, Rolling, Rolling into Summer

Rolling, Rolling, Rolling into Summer On Saturday, July 30, we ride again. The annual Patrick’s Heavy Ride with Friends turns miles into dollars to ensure […]

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Bike Power Bringing Us Together 👐

 Bike Power Bringing Us Together “If you want to restore your faith in people, get on a bicycle.” That’s the motto of […]

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Everything Better Starts with Partnerships 🤝

Everything Better Starts with Partnerships Norte’s connection with East Bay Township began by recognizing that there are five schools — and over 2,400 […]

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Board of Directors: April Minutes

Board of Directors: April Minutes Recently, Norte’s Board of Directors approved the publishing of minutes after each meeting, beginning with June 8, […]

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It’s Bike Month, Let’s #BikeThere!

It’s Bike Month, Let’s #BikeThere! Calvin Maison isn’t what you’d call a “bike guy.” He doesn’t wear Lycra nor ride particularly fast. His […]

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Can You Draw a Bike From Memory?

Can You Draw a Bike From Memory? Happy Bike Month! The sun is shining (finally), and we’ve already been out celebrating Bike and […]

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Riding for Trails, Trails for Riding 🚲

Riding for Trails, Trails for Riding  Next week, more than 250 young riders — across 30+ teams at ten different trailheads — […]

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Let’s hear three cheers for volunteers!

Let’s hear three cheers for volunteers! This week is National Volunteer Week, recognizing the generous, dedicated people who give their time and […]

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