Raffle of handmade custom bikes to benefit Sierra Buttes Trail Stewardship

By Stephen Frothingham

GRAEAGLE, Calif. (BRAIN) — Sierra Buttes Trail Stewardship and the Lost and Found bike ride are holding a custom bike raffle to benefit the Sierra Buttes Trail Stewardship.

Custom framebuilders Sklar, Stinner, Mosaic and McGovern have teamed up with Enve Composites, Chris King, SRAM and WTB to create four unique custom bicycles that went up for raffle after the start of the Lost and Found Gravel Grinder and Bike Ride this past Saturday, June 2. All proceeds will benefit the Sierra Buttes Trail Stewardship.

Sierra Buttes Trail Stewardship is a nonprofit organization that builds and maintains multi-use trails in the Sierra Buttes, Tahoe, Plumas and Lassen national forests. The group’s mission is building sustainable recreation-based communities through stewardship, job creation and hosting events. Since 2003, SBTS has donated an estimated 72,000 hours of volunteer labor, maintained more than 800 miles of shared-use trails and created nearly 80 miles of new trails.

Staged in the North Eastern Sierra Nevada Mountains, the Lost and Found Gravel Grinder and Bike Ride features a blend of pavement, dirt road, gravel road and historic railroad grade, with 45-, 60- and 100-mile distances. The four raffle bikes were displayed at the race, and the raffle …read more

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