Shepherd Mountain Bike Park (SMBP) in Ironton, MO will be opening in 4..3..2..1...4/3/21. The park will feature a ticket based shuttle or the option of climbing the park under your own power. SMBP will host the Big Mountain national level race series on May 2nd.
GORC has complimented Jagged Axe Trail Designs with volunteers helping to build a 2.3 mile climbing / hiking trail to the top of the mountain along with assisting in many other areas on the mountain. GORC has also played a role in the proposal, administrative, and advising side of the parks development.