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MTB-O Bike Race
RiverBend Sign
Justin - MTB-O
Mountain Bike orienteering
MTB-O - Dave

River Bend Nature Center

Mountain Bike Orienteering

Date:  July 10, 2016
Location:  River Bend Nature Center;  Faribault, MN
Courses:  Mountain Bike Short and Long Course
Start:  12:00pm (noon) to 1:30pm


A Bike-O is an orienteering event on a mountain or cross bike where navigation is done along/near trails. The controls will need to be visited in order & riders must decide the most efficient route as they make their way through the course. There will be a long and short course offered of approx. 10k & 20k. Helmets are required at all MNOC bike events.



Mountain Bike Orienteering with Long and Short Course Options



  • Registration/Check-In: 11:30am - 1:20pm

  • Race Start: 12:00pm - 1:30pm

  • Course Closure: 3:30pm



Pre-registered Pricing:*

  • $11: Adults

  • $10: Juniors**


Day-Of Pricing:*

  • $15: Adults

  • $13: Juniors**


*$3 discount for orienteering club members

**Juniors are 19 years old and under



On Interstate 35: Take second exit, turn right to head east on Hwy 60 into Faribault. Follow Hwy 60 through town and across the viaduct bridge. Turn right after the first stop sign following the brown "Nature Center" signs.  Start locations vary, so watch for the O-Meet signs!



It takes a handful of volunteers to make each of our events successful.  If you would like to learn more about volunteering, please see our Volunteeringpage.  And as a reward, you'll get a free race entry the next Regular event you choose.


Race Results

Race results are usually published within 24 hours of the event.  View our Race Results page to see the results.


Race Management

  • Race Director: TBD

  • Course design: Philip Stromme



If you have any questions or comments about this event, please feel free to Contact Us.

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