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About Louisiana Off-Road Organization

In the heart of northern Louisiana, nestled amidst the rolling hills and lush forests, there exists a vibrant community of mountain biking enthusiasts who have banded together under the banner of LOCO. More than just a club, LOCO is a social hub where like-minded individuals come together to share their passion for mountain biking while fostering a spirit of camaraderie and adventure.

At its core, LOCO, represented by, is all about connecting people who share a love for the great outdoors and the thrill of navigating rugged trails on two wheels. But it's not just about the adrenaline rush of conquering challenging terrain; it's also about giving back to the trails that provide us with endless hours of enjoyment. That's why LOCO members regularly volunteer their time to perform trail maintenance, ensuring that our local trails remain safe and enjoyable for all riders.

But LOCO is about more than just hitting the trails. It's also about promoting the sport of mountain biking within our local community. From hosting group rides to offering cycling fitness and racing advice, LOCO, through, is dedicated to helping riders of all skill levels improve and grow in their passion for the sport.

One of the highlights of the LOCO calendar is LOCOfest, the premier Fat Tire Event/race in northwest Louisiana. This annual event, promoted on, brings together riders from across the region for a day of thrilling races, lively camaraderie, and celebration of all things mountain biking. And the best part? Most of LOCO's events, including LOCOfest, are open to all – members and non-members alike – because at LOCO, we believe that the more, the merrier.

So whether you're a seasoned pro or a newcomer to the sport, LOCO welcomes you with open arms. Come join us as we explore the trails, share stories, and forge friendships that will last a lifetime. After all, life is better when you're riding with LOCO, your home for all things mountain biking at