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Courteous Mass Dayton April 3

Dayton, OH - "Dayton's Monthly Street Cycling Ride." more...

NEO Parks Gearing Up for Warmer Weather


NE OH - "There might still be snow flurries in the air, but the weather will warm up eventually and when it does, the Geauga Park District and Cleveland Metroparks have a number of programs and events both new and old to offer to those tired of being cooped up inside." more...

7th Annual April Fools Day 5k

Miamisburg, OH - "This is an accurate 5K flat course along the scenic Great Miami River Recreation Trail." more...

Man Retraces Daniel Boon 240-Mile Trek

Fort Boonesborough, KY - "...The Michigan steel mill worker, toting a 40-pound backpack, completed his 16-day journey Thursday following the path known as Boone Trace, which Boone and his band of axe men had carved out in March and April 1775..." more

Cycling Instructor Class - April 24-26

Cleveland, OH - "Do you have a desire to help people feel more secure about getting on a bike, to create a mindset that bikes are treated as a vehicle, and to ensure that people on bikes know how to ride safely and legally..?" more

Active Design: Redefining Richland - April 16

Mansfield, OH - "Active Design: Redefining Richland is an interactive and community-based active design workshop that will provide an opportunity for community leaders, planners, and stakeholders to explore opportunities to create and re-define Mansfield and Richland County as an active, vibrant, and healthy place to live and work..." more

Man to Ride OTE to Support Tree Reforestation

"TRECYCLE, a 333 mile, 7 day adventure on a tricycle across the state of Ohio from Cincinnati through Columbus to Cleveland on the Ohio to Erie Trail.

"This is an effort to raise awareness and support for planting native trees to replace ash trees that have been lost to the Emerald Ash Borer in parks along the trail." more...

Learn more here.

Mill Creek Trail History Hike April 18

Cuyahoga Heights, OH - "See the largest waterfall in Cuyahoga County, Mill Creek Falls. Then walk to the site of the former Northern Ohio Lunatic Asylum. Hear about the history of these amazing places from Historical Interpreter Karen Lakus." more...

30 Days of Biking Begins in April

"As April creeps into view, people dust off bikes preparing for spring. For the sixth year in a row, April marks the official start to 30 Days of Biking, a movement gaining traction around the world." more...

Trail Biking Classes March 26

Bluffton, OH - "Bluffton University's Institute for Learning in Retirement is offering a trail biking class this spring for retirees and the semi-retired." more...

Xenia Station - Opening Day For Trails March 28

Xenia, OH - "Part of the Rails to Trails Conservancy national festivities for "Opening Day 2015", we will have a bake sale, photo opportunities for you to share with your network, fire trucks, plus the railroad museum and caboose will be open." more...

Virginia Creeper Trail - Opening Day for Trails March 28

VA - "The Virginia Creeper Trail, one of the region's most popular recreation trails, marks the official kickoff of the outdoor recreation season with "Opening Day for Trails," Saturday March 28th." more...

B-W Greenway Annual Meeting March 19

Fairborn, OH - "The community will have an opportunity to learn about recent conservation efforts in Greene and Clark Counties during the B-W Greenway Community Land Trust annual meeting Thursday." more...

12th Gravel Rouser Classic


Athens, OH - "As winter melts away, cyclists from around Ohio and beyond will be making their way to Athens this weekend to participate in the Gravel Rouser Classic, a four-day bicycling event sponsored by Athens Bicycle." more...

Cleanup Days Scheduled at Several State Parks

KY - "The Kentucky State Parks are looking for volunteers to help several parks during cleanup days in March and April." more...

Thurs Night Hike at Possum Creek March 19

Dayton, OH - "Let's meet to hike to hike the purple and yellow trails for a 2.7 miles hike. The hike is considered to be easy and the speed is going to be slow/moderate...." more

Toledoans Urged to Pledge 30 days of Cycling


Toledo, OH - "Dozens of Toledoans are preparing to take out their bicycles in April and, rain or shine, ride every single day." more...

Bike Summit Recap


"Thank you to everyone who came to, supported and engaged with the 2015 National Bike Summit! It was such an inspiring and thought-provoking three days..." more

Overlook Hike April 11

Cuyahoga Heights, OH - "Join us as we hike along the canal to the Cuyahoga River overlook and back to CanalWay Center..." more

Courteous Mass Springfield March 15

Springfield, OH - "...Ride with Courteous Mass-Springfield and you'll see the city on your bike..." more

Camp Chase Trail Day March 28

Columbus, OH - "...It's the Rails-to-Trails Conservancy's Opening Day on March 28 and there will be a Central Columbus event for the first time: The Camp Chase Trail Day." more...

Underground Railroad Ride March 14

Columbus, OH - "Maya Girves and Shyra Allen Maya 2Shyra Allen will be showing us the sites, historical sites that is..." more

Handbuilt Bicycle Makers Win Awards

"Bike lovers attending the North American Handbuilt Bicycle Show must think that Mars Cycles are out of this world." more...

"Bikes Plus" at the Bike Summit


"The theme of this year's National Bike Summit in Washington, DC, is 'Bikes+' or, as the League of American Bicyclists puts it, 'how bikes can add value to other movements and how our movement can expand to serve broader interests...'" more

National Bike Summit 2015: Talking "Bikes Plus" from STREETFILMS on Vimeo.

Seattle's Hack-the-Commute March 20-22


Seattle, WA - "The City of Seattle is a seriously connected city. So much information flows through the city's databases, and the city wants to help people innovate applications to use it. And transportation is one of the best practical applications for all this data." more...

National Bike Summit Begins


D.C. - "The National Bike Summit begins today in Washington, D.C., bringing together hundreds of passionate bicycling leaders from communities across the country." more...

Off the Beaten Path Hike March 15

Peninsula, OH - "On this first hike, look for the headwaters of Salt Run, on- and off-trail, in this strenuous 4-mile hike..." more

The Battle for the Yearlong Distance Record

"...The current record was set during World War II by a vegetarian named Tommy Godwin. He achieved the mark in 1939, tallying 75,065 miles for the year on his four-speed steel Raleigh..." more

Opening Day for Trails March 28

"This year marks RTC's third-annual Opening Day for Trails! On Saturday, March 28, people across the nation will officially kick off the spring trail season by hitting their favorite trails. All you need to do to take part is just get out on a trail! How cool is that?" more...

Jones Fall Trail Celebrates Opening Day

MD - "...Did you know that Baltimore lays claim to some of the oldest urban parks in the country..?" more

National Bike Summit Sessions

"It's less than a week till the National Bike Summit kicks off! We can't wait to see you there. And we can't wait for these fantastic sessions, led by Alliance members and staff! If you're looking for a guide to the don't-miss sessions of this year's summit, look no further. Here are our official recommendations..." more

Hoopla 4-Miler March 15

Dayton, OH - "...A four-mile course starting and finishing from the University of Dayton's River Campus..." more

Ped & Bike Counting Webinar March 18

"This is a 90-minute webinar. Details TBA..." more

Fat Bike Birkie Expects 800


WI - "With an expanded field of 800 racers, the third annual Fat Bike Birkie-which includes the concurrent National Fat Bike Championships-will draw hundreds of enthusiasts of the fast-growing sport to the north half of the Birkie Trail Saturday, March 7." more...

Women's (Bike) History Month!

"March is Women's History Month, and what better way to celebrate than to learn more about the women who forged a path toward gender equity in bicycling?

"In 2013, we published a series of stories on these important and inspiring women... more

10 Cool Things About the PA Rail-Trail Sojourn


PA - "RTC's 2015 Pennsylvania Rail-Trail Sojourn will be an unforgettable 200-mile bike trip along the Montour Trail and Great Allegheny Passage (GAP)." more...

Strongsville Man Readies for Appalachian Trail


Strongsville, OH - "...The 66-year-old Strongsville resident is preparing for the adventure of his life - hiking the 2,183-mile Appalachian Trail with his daughter, Erin Butler, who is 29..." more

Fat Bike Fest Sees Fun in Numbers


Round Top, NY - "Riding "fat bikes" has become a popular activity throughout snowy regions of the country in the past few years, but depending on where you live, finding trails to ride them can be difficult to come by." more...

Crowdfunding Big Ideas at the Bike Summit


"The 2015 National Bike Summit is all about Big Ideas. It takes plenty of experimentation and support to get there.

"That's where ioby comes in. The national, non-profit crowdfunding platform is helping us connect strong community ideas with fundraising dollars." more...

MVRPC Meetings Explore Biking Options

Miami County, OH - "...The 2015 updates include finding a way to connect those isolated suburbs and neighborhoods, known as low-stress islands, to the bikeways without having to rely on high-stress roads to get to them." more...

Plans for Akron Towpath Improvements


Akron, OH - "...Public hikes and meetings will be held this week in Akron to get public comment on possible trail improvements between the Mustill Store and Summit Lake." more...

Spring Training Hike March 7

Peninsula, OH - "Get in shape with a park ranger on a 1.5-mile walk along the flat, unpaved Oak Hill Trail..." more

Ohio Bicycle Swap Meet March 15

Franklin County, OH - "...Admission is free and booths are reasonable: $10 for a 6-by-8-foot booth and another $2 for a table that fills half the space. There's room for 130 booths . and you can sell any and all bike-related stuff you have and want to get rid of or swap." more...

Susquehanna Greenway Ambassadors Needed

PA - "Here is a great way to meet new people and learn about the Susquehanna Greenway..!" more

Heart of Ohio Fashion Dash Apr. 18

Lexington, OH - "Registration is underway for the 6th annual Heart of Ohio Fashion Dash 5K Run/Walk sponsored by Leadership Unlimited alumni and KeyBank." more...

Opening Day For Trails March 28

Columbus, OH - "Rails to Trails Conservancy and the Friends of Camp Chase Trail invite you to celebrate Opening Day for Trails on Saturday March 28. The celebration is held at the Camp Chase Trail and Ohio to Erie Trailhead in Battelle Darby Creek Metro Park..." more

Off The Beaten Path Hike Feb. 28

Peninsula, OH - "Explore ravines and ridges, starkly revealed by the naked branches of slumbering trees..." more

Public Input for Akron Trail Improvements


Akron, OH - "Akron - The public is invited to attend a series of community meetings in Akron for iTowpath, a project that aims to find various ways to improve the Ohio & Erie Canal Towpath Trail in the Akron..." more

Powell Area Trails Open House Feb. 26

Powell, OH - "Bicyclists and trail users are encouraged to attend the OPAL (Olentangy, Powell, and Liberty Township) public open house to provide your input about the community wide master trail bikeway plans & priorities..." more

NYC and DC Advocates Top the Agenda at Oregon Summit


OR - "Paul Steely White, executive director of New York City's Transportation Alternatives, is known in the biking advocacy world as a charmer who has been right in the middle of his city's 15-year turnaround to become of the country's leading cities for transportation innovation." more...

Oasis Line Meeting Tonight

Cincinnati, OH - "...The one-hour listening session is scheduled for Friday, Feb. 20, 4-5 p.m., at The Carnegie Center of Columbia Tusculum, 3738 Eastern Avenue." more...

Bicycle Swap Meet March 15

Franklin County, OH - "... its time to get together and socialize, check out some great bikes, parts, accessories and maybe find that thing you just can't live without." more...

Trail Running Film Festival March 9

Cleveland, OH - "An evening of the latest and greatest full length and short films showcasing the challenges, beauty and community inherent in the world of trail running..." more

Park Ambassadors Orientation Feb. 25

Peninsula, OH - "Learn what is involved in being a CVNP Park Ambassador. Pre-registration is recommended..." more

Tree ID Program Feb. 22

Miami County, OH - "The Miami County Park District will hold its Naturalist Adventure Series Winter Tree Identification program on Sunday, from 1 to 4 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 22, at Charleston Falls Preserve, 2535 Ross Road, south of Tipp City." more...

2nd OBF Ohio Bicycling Summit - April 22

Columbus, OH - "The Second Annual OBF Ohio Bicycling Summit will give organizations and clubs an opportunity to display what they are doing for cycling in Ohio in the Statehouse Atrium. They will share best practices..." more

Couple Achieves 70-Year Biking Dream

"Bicycling in every state is an admirable accomplishment for anyone. Meeting that goal at 82 is something really special." more...

Anchorage Cyclist Wins 225-mile Iditasport Bike Race


AK - "After the big blow subsided, Anchorage's Kevin Murphy hit the Iditarod Trail north of Knik on Saturday with legs spinning and fat-bike tires rolling." more...

GOBA Comes to Ottawa in 2015


"The Great Ohio Bicycle Adventure will feature Ottawa as one of its stopping points during the eight-day event." more...

Gahanna Transportation Safety Open Houses

Gahanna, OH - "The Gahanna community is invited to public engagement open houses in order for the Gahanna Department of Parks & Recreation and the Bicycle and Trails Advisory Committee to gather input from residents..." more

60 Attend Regional Bicycle Study Meeting

PA - "...They poured over maps showing more than 100 possible connections to help people on foot or bicycle travel between western Lebanon County and Harrisburg..." more

"Listening Session" Set for Oasis Trail Feb. 20

Cincinnati, OH - "Metro's parent agency, the Southwest Ohio Regional Transit Authority, wants the public to weigh in on a proposed bike and pedestrian trail along the Oasis Rail Line that will run near the Ohio River from Montgomery Inn at the Boathouse to Lunken Airport." more...

Chocolate & Beer Valentine's Day Run Feb. 14

Dayton, OH - "Start at the Brixx Ice Company, in downtown Dayton..." more

New Tools for Estimating Walking & Biking

A webinar on "New Tools for Estimating Walking and Bicycling Demand" will be held Wednesday, Feb. 18. more...

National SRTS Conference Coming to Columbus in 2016

Columbus, OH - "The Mid-Ohio Regional Planning Commission (MORPC), the Safe Routes to School National Partnership and the National Center for Safe Routes to School are pleased to announce that the fifth Safe Routes to School National Conference will be held in Columbus, Ohio. The event, sponsored by these two national organizations and hosted by MORPC will take place April 5-7, 2016 at the Hilton Columbus Downtown." more...

2015 Bike Cleveland Annual Meeting


Cleveland, OH - "...This year even the Beachland was deemed too small to contain Bike Cleveland, so the third annual meeting was moved to spacious, drafty Sachsenheim Hall in Cleveland's Stockyards..." more

Tallgrass Trail Winter Hike Feb. 7


Marion, OH - "The Marion County Park District will host a winter hike at the Marion Tallgrass Trail from 1 to 3 p.m. Saturday..." more

Upcoming Miami Valley Bike Plan Meetings

Dayton, OH - "The Miami Valley Regional Planning Commission announced it will be holding a series of public input workshops regarding the update of the Comprehensive Local-Regional Bikeways Plan for the Miami Valley." more...

Hodges Conquers Andes Trail

"...This is a 10,943-kilometer (more than 6,700 miles) mountain bike ride from the equator in the north of South America to the continent's southern tip..." more

Good Turnout For Eastside Greenway Meetings


Cleveland, OH - "Last week, two crowds of people interested in the expansion of greenspace, connectivity and alternative transportation converged... on Wednesday and Thursday respectively. They came to discuss and learn about preliminary plans for the proposed Cuyahoga County Eastside Greenway project..." more

Public Input: Scioto Peninsula West Broad St Feb. 11

Columbus, OH - "The open house is the community's opportunity to learn about plans for the Roadway Improvements-Scioto Peninsula-West Broad Street project. Representatives from the Department of Public Service and design consultant EMH&T will be present to show plans and answer questions. No formal presentation will be given." more...

41st Bike Across Kansas Route Announced


"...This year's west-to-east route (it's always west-to-east to take advantage of prevailing winds) rolls out from Johnson City to Louisburg..." more

Bike Ride to Cover Selma March Route


AL - "...From Selma's Riverfront Park to the steps of the Alabama State Capitol, riders will cycle the Selma-to-Montgomery voters rights march route to commemorate the march's 50th anniversary." more...

Utah Transportation Expo Feb. 10


St. George, UT - "The 2015 Dixie Regional Transportation Expo is the place for all who drive, walk, bike or use public transportation in Washington County to become better informed on current and future transportation projects and have a voice in regional transportation planning." more...

Winter Wonderland Walk Feb. 8

Peninsula, OH - "Join Park Ranger Pamela Machuga for a 2.75 mile hike on the rolling, unpaved Tree Farm Trail..." more

Portland Offers Pay-What-You-Can Wrench Night


Portland, OR - "Portland's volunteer-driven do-it-yourself bike repair shop kicked off 2015 with a cool initiative..." more

2015 RAGBRAI Route Announced

"It's official. Organizers of Register's Annual Great Bicycle Ride Across Iowa (RAGBRAI) announced on Saturday that this year's route would start in Sioux City and end in Davenport." more...

Regional Bikeways Plan Workshop Feb. 10

Xenia, OH - "Join with neighbors and friends and let the Regional Planning Commission know about your vision for cycling in the Miami Valley for the next 20 years..." more

Fat Bike Event in Peninsula


Peninsula, OH - "More than 250 bicyclers rode two trails at The Brandywine Country Club, 5555 Akron-Peninsula Road, Jan. 17 at a "Fattyshack" event." more...

Courteous Mass Dayton Feb. 6

Dayton, OH - "Learn the joys of transportation cycling and sharing the road, while enjoying the benefits of safety in numbers..." more

Memorial Ride For Oslo Landslide Victims


WA - "An annual early season bicycle ride in Snohomish County has been renamed the McClinchy Mile Oso Strong Ride as a memorial to people and communities affected by last year's tragic Oso landslide." more...

Bike Summit Agenda Announced


"...It's been months in the making, and we couldn't be more excited to reveal the full agenda for the Summit and Forum..." more

Bike Summit: What to Know Before You Go


"...If you're headed to the Summit and are looking to learn more of the basics, or even a refresher, we're holding two webinars on 'what to know before you go.'" more...

Full Moon Hike Feb. 3

Peninsula, OH - "Discover the winter world around Sylvan Pond by the light of a full moon..." more

Winter Warm Up Hike Feb. 1

Peninsula, OH - "Hike five miles on the Perkins and Riding Run trails..." more

Valentine's Day Hike Feb. 14

Xenia, OH - "The Greene County Parks & Trails is hosting a "Candlelight and Chocolates Hike" from 7-9 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 14, at the Crooked Creek Nature Preserve, 2565 Spahr Road." more...

2015 National Bike Summit Mar. 10-12

Washington, D.C. - "The theme of the 2015 National Bike Summit perfectly describes the League's new strategic direction: bikes add value in so many ways." more...

Musician-Bicyclist to Play for Trails on Jan. 25


"Rails-to-Trails Conservancy (RTC) was super excited to hear from Peter Mulvey, veteran singer-songwriter, passionate cyclist and rail-trail supporter, who will be performing a 12-hour online concert, a.k.a. Peter Mulvey's One Day World Tour, on Jan. 25, 2015." more...

10-Mile Hike at Alum Creek Feb. 1

Delaware, OH - "...Due to the little streams and possibly soft snow on the trail, waterproof boots are recommended..." more

Eastside Greenway Meetings Jan. 29, Feb. 3

Cleveland, OH - "Meetings about the proposed Eastside Greenway will be held at 7 p.m. Jan. 29 at the Cuyahoga County Public Library Beachwood branch at 25501 Shaker Blvd. in Beachwood and at 6:30 p.m. Feb. 3 at the University Heights Public Library at 13866 Cedar Road in University Heights." more...

Courteous Mass Springfield Jan. 25

Springfield, OH - "...Ride with Courteous Mass-Springfield and you'll see the city on your bike..." more

Lantern Hike Jan. 23

Peninsula, OH - "Join a park ranger on this 2.2 mile hike by lantern light along the hilly, unpaved Ledges Trail..." more

2015 Rail-Trail Sojourn Open for Registration

"...Returning to the Montour Trail and the Great Allegheny Passage, the 2015 Sojourn continues the trailblazing tradition of previous sojourns." more...

Bike Cleveland Annual Meeting & Social Jan. 24

Cleveland, OH - "The board and staff of Bike Cleveland invite you to spend the evening with Bike Cleveland at Sachsenheim Hall (7001 Denison Ave.) for our annual members meeting and social..." more

Ohio River Greenway Lunch & Learn Event Jan. 20


New Albany, IN - "The Carnegie Center for Art and History in New Albany will host Shaunna Graf, project director for the Ohio River Greenway Commission, noon to 1 p.m., Tuesday, Jan. 20. She will present the program 'It's Not Easy Being the Greenway: What You Should Know About the Ohio River Greenway Project...'" more

Volunteer Naturalist Program Open House Jan. 22

Peninsula, OH - "Join us for an open house to learn about becoming an Ohio Certified Volunteer Naturalist..." more

Winter Trails Day Highlights

AK - "...Winter Trails Day is actually a national event, which encouraged people in 19 different states to participate in organized outdoor activities on Jan. 10 this year. Activities include skiing, fat-tire biking, running, snowshoeing, sledding and skijoring." more...

Active Transportation Workshop Jan. 20

Columbus, OH - "...Tuesday, January 20, 2015 from 10:00 AM to 2:30 PM" more

North American Handmade Bicycle Show Mar. 6-8

KY - "The North American Handmade Bicycle Show (NAHBS), the premier venue and showcase for the craft-built bicycle market, is proud to announce 2015 show dates of March 6th- 8th at the Kentucky International Convention Center in Louisville, KY." more...

Great Guernsey Trail Expansion Meeting Jan. 14

Cambridge, OH - "...The meeting will serve as a forum for CDC officials to discuss a grant application process and the potential expansion of the Great Guernsey Trail and provide the public with the opportunity to voice comments and concerns." more...

Vintage Bike Touring Photos on Display


CA - "...an exhibition at the Fowler Museum at UCLA displays amazing photographs taken by two early bicycle explorers traveling in the Middle East more than 100 years ago." more...

Friends of Camp Chase Trail Meeting Jan. 15

Columbus, OH - "This first meeting of the new year will feature updates..." more

Winter Warm-Up Hike Jan. 18

Peninsula, OH - "Hike 7 miles on the Ledges, Boston Run, and Haskell Run trails..." more

Beavercreek Offering Bicycle Class

Beavercreek, OH - "The city of Beavercreek Parks, Recreation and Culture Department is offering a bicycle maintenance and trekking class for ages 12 and up." more...

Public Input on Olentangy Trail Extension Jan. 14

Lewis Center, OH - "Metro Parks seeks community input for the Olentangy Trail extension to Highbanks Metro Park...." more

Winter Wonderland Walk Jan. 11

Peninsula, OH - "Join Park Ranger Pamela Machuga for a 2.5 mile hike on the hilly, unpaved Cross Country Trail..." more

Rocks & Roots Trail Series


Alum Creek State Park, OH - "Several weekends in early 2014, Morgan Green found herself bundled up with a rake in her hand clearing fallen branches and leaves to create a trail at Alum Creek State Park." more...

Boy Rides Bike, Helps Families in Need


IL - "If you took a walk around Yankee Woods in Oak Forest a couple of weeks ago, you might have seen a pre-teen boy making the rounds on his bike. Despite the cold weather, the 12-year-old from the Southland was making good on his pledge to bike 30 miles to raise money and food donations for Together We Cope." more...

Off the Beaten Path Hike Jan. 10

Akron, OH - "This 1.5 mile round-trip stroll on the flat, firm Towpath Trail may be shortened depending on conditions..." more

Beginning Cross-Country Ski Workshop Jan. 10

Peninsula, OH - "Learn the basics of cross-country skiing at our beginning workshop..." more

New Year's Day Ride an Annual Tradition


Sioux Falls, SD - "There are many different ways to celebrate ringing in the New Year. One way is the annual New Year's Day bike ride which is hosted by Spoke-N-Sport." more...

Courteous Mass Dayton Jan. 2

Dayton, OH - "Dayton's Monthly Street Cycling Ride..." more

Winter Activities in Lorain County


Avon, OH - "Winter's here and there's nothing we can do about it, so why not embrace it?" more...

Kentucky State Parks Offering 'First Day' Hikes

KY - "Get 2015 started on the right foot with your New Year's resolution by taking a guided hike at a Kentucky State Park on Jan. 1." more...

Adult Trail Hike Jan. 6

Tipp City, OH - "The Miami County Park District will hold an Adult Exploration Hike on Jan. 6 at 9 a.m. at Honey Creek Preserve..." more

CVNP Winter Hiking Programs


CVNP, OH - "...The hiking series allow you to regularly join a ranger to explore the park. The series takes you to places you might not find on your own, as well as offers the safety and socializing that comes with hiking in a group..." more

Bike Cleveland Annual Meeting Jan. 24

Cleveland, OH - "The board and staff of Bike Cleveland invite you to spend the evening with Bike Cleveland at Sachsenheim Hall (7001 Denison Ave.) for our annual members meeting and social..." more

Full Moon Hike Jan. 5

Valley View, OH - "Take a 3.5-mile roundtrip stroll under a full moon to Lock 39 on the flat, firm Towpath Trail..." more

Christmas Bird Count at Lake-to-Lake Trail Dec. 28

Middleburg Heights, OH - "Dawn on the boardwalk is amazing. We start early and count the winter birds leaving their nocturnal roost in the marsh...." more

Beginning Cross-Country Ski Workshop Dec. 27

Peninsula, OH - "Learn the basics of cross-country skiing at our beginning workshop, held with or without snow..." more

Active Transportation Planning & Progress Jan. 20

Columbus, OH - "...This working workshop will guide attendees through the new Ohio Department of Transportation's 'Active Transportation Plan Guide...'" more

Camp Chase Trail Meeting Jan. 15

Columbus, OH - "This first meeting of the new year..." more

2014 Bike Summit Victory


"During the 2014 National Bike Summit, we asked members of Congress to support a national goal to reduce bicyclist and pedestrian fatalities. And this weekend, we got it..." more

Reflecting Back on the Rail-Trail Sojourn


"When I tell this story, I like to start at the top - the Eastern Continental Divide in Pennsylvania, near Deal - because from there, it was an easy 23-mile downhill roll into Cumberland, in western Maryland..." more

Winter Warm-Up Hike Dec. 21

Peninsula, OH - "Hike 5.5 miles on the Buckeye and Deer Run trails..." more

Courteous Mass Springfield Dec. 28

Springfield, OH - "Help build the cycling movement in Springfield and have a lot of fun while you're at it..." more

Off the Beaten Path Hike Dec. 13

Peninsula, OH - "Hike the edges of the Beaver Marsh to explore what lies beyond..." more

Cross Country Bike Quest For MS Research


VA - "...In 2012, the Dublin man was just looking for a change when he packed up his gear on a bike and dipped his tire in the Atlantic Ocean on the start of a ride across the heart of the United States." more

Festivus 3.5 Dec. 21

Columbus, OH - "...We're happy to announce that this year we'll be showing love and support to Land-Grant Brewing Company in Franklinton..!" more

9-Year-Old Finishes Cross-Country Ride

"North Carolina boy bikes 2,703 miles, raises more than $25,000 for cancer charity." more...

Full Moon Hike Dec. 6

Peninsula, OH - "Get into the holiday spirit by hiking around a Christmas tree farm by the light of a full moon..." more

Holiday Tradition Relies on Pedal Power


Pearland, TX - "If Santa is in Pearland on Dec. 13, you can bet he'll be on a bicycle." more...

Olentangy Trail Construction Discussion Dec. 13

Columbus, OH - "I am organizing a ride to review bicycle detour options for the Olentangy Trail, which will be closed 18 months during construction of the 315/270 interchange. This is an informal ride and is open to anyone that wants to attend." more...

Jingle Bell Ride Dec. 13

Xenia, OH - "Ride along with the Greene County Parks & Trails Trail Sentinels for a family-friendly winter ride along the Little Miami Scenic Trail from Xenia Station to Old Town Reserve for a total of 6.2 miles..." more

Pilgrim Pedal Report

Miami County, OH - "The first "Pilgrim Peddle" set sail as cyclists braved the cold and flurries to trek up and down the Great Miami River Bike Trail early Thanksgiving morning." more...

Pittsburgh's Dirty Dozen Bike Ride


Pittsburgh, PA - "...This is the 32nd annual running of the contest in which cyclists tackle 13 of the steepest hills in the city on the Saturday after Thanksgiving..." more

Courteous Mass Dayton Dec. 5

Dayton, OH - "Learn the joys of transportation cycling and sharing the road, while enjoying the benefits of safety in numbers..." more

Portland Bike Theft Summit Dec. 10


Portland, OR - "As many of you have noticed, after nearly a decade of reporting on and working on bike theft here in Portland, we've recently been trying to raise the profile of the issue." more...

Ironton Meeting on Proposed Riverfront Trail


Ironton, OH - "The city of Ironton had a public meeting on Monday to share plans and take comments about a proposed riverfront shared walking and bike trail."

"...nearly 30 people came to the meeting..." more

"Cleveland On The Rise" Panel Discussion


Cleveland, OH - "...Here are five things to know from the second panel, which dealt with recreation and included Brian Zimmerman, chief executive officer of the Cleveland Metroparks..." more

Adventure Cycling's 2015 Tours Catalogue

"Adventure Cycling's 2015 Tours catalog is full of stunning photos and exceptional tours both new and old..." more

CVNP Volunteer Orientation Dec. 2

"Do you want to volunteer at your National Park? Attend an orientation for an overview of the National Park and our current volunteer opportunities..." more

2 Charity Rides Collect Millions for Cancer Research


"Two of the biggest - if not the biggest - charity bike rides in the nation raised a total of $62 million for cancer research this year..." more

Inaugural Pilgrim Pedal Nov. 27

Troy, OH - "Looking for a change from the usual "Turkey Trot?" Check out the inaugural "Pilgrim Pedal" which will begin at Treasure Island Park..." more

Courteous Mass Springfield Nov. 23

Springfield, OH - "Help build the cycling movement in Springfield and have a lot of fun while you're at it. Ride with Courteous Mass-Springfield and you'll see the city on your bike..." more

Gobbler Gives Bike Tour Nov. 23

Dayton, OH - "Join Tomfoolery Outdoors and The Foodbank Dayton for a food delivery by bicycle. The Gobbler Gives Bike Tour will celebrate the season of giving with a fun bike ride and food drive..." more

Tour de Trails Dec. 5


Richmond, VA - "Bicyclists are invited on a 16-mile ride showcasing little-known local trails on Dec. 6." more...

Cranksgiving Cleveland Nov. 22

Cleveland, OH - "Help us ensure that Cleveland families in need have a happy Thanksgiving and joyous holiday season this year by joining us for the 3rd anual Cranksgiving, a bike ride food-raiser!" more...

Seattle's 5th Cranksgiving Nov. 22

Seattle, WA - "Last year's Cranksgiving was by far Seattle's biggest yet with 126 riders donating 1,443 pounds of food to Rainier Valley Food Bank. Well, the ride is back for a fifth year in a row, and you're cordially invited to join." more...

Bike Officials Meeting in Greenbo


Argillite, KY - "With the new EK Bikeway drawing the attention of bicycling enthusiasts across the state and beyond, members of the Kentucky Bicycle and Bikeway Commission chose to gather in Greenup County for their annual meeting..." more

Man Walking Across NJ for East Coast Greenway


"Ivan Kossak, an accountant by day, was bundled in five layers against temperatures in the mid-30s as he took his first steps across the George Washington Bridge at 6 a.m. on Saturday. He wore a headlamp - the sun had not risen..." more

81-Year-Old Bikes Solo Across Canada


CAN - "Howard Dietzman would disagree with those who say the world is not a safe place. To Deitzman, the world is an adventure waiting to happen..." more

10 Ways Bike Touring is Booming

"Bicycle tour directors are gathering in San Diego this week to discuss the growth of their segment of the tourism industry and celebrate their 25th annual conference." more...

The Ribbon is Cut, Tallgrass Trail Opens


Marion, OH - "...before the ribbon was cut Friday, an unintentional coincidence set the scene for the official launch of the county's recreational trail." more...

Ohio Park to get 255 Trees this Weekend


Springfield, OH - "The Clark County Park District and volunteers from the local United Parcel Service will plant 255 trees in George Rogers Clark Park this weekend." more...

Bike for the Bridge Trail Ride Nov. 8


PA - "...The Bike for the Bridge trail cycling ride takes place on two different portions of the trail with two different start times to help raise funds to complete a pedestrian bridge from downtown Jim Thorpe to the Lehigh Canal Towpath and Weissport." more

Rotary Park hosts 2nd annual Bike Bash Nov. 8


Huntington, WV - "...Sponsored by the Greater Huntington Park and Recreation District, Bike Bash is a one-day celebration (complete with food, drinks and live music), that celebrates all things cycling in Huntington." more...

Cleveland Towpath Public Meeting Nov. 6


Cleveland, OH - "After nearly a decade of planning, dreaming and on-the-ground construction, the civic partnership leading Cleveland's Towpath Trail is ready for its latest update to the public on how it plans to complete the final six miles project by 2018." more...

Hike The Buckeye Trail in CVNP Nov. 16

Penninsula, OH - "Challenge yourself on this seven-mile hike on the unpaved, hilly terrain of the Buckeye Trail. Hikers participating in at least five ranger-led hikes will earn a special gift..." more

2nd Annual Tweed Ride Nov. 15

Columbus, OH - "We are meeting at North Market at 9:00 AM for coffee and breakfast. We will roll out around 10:30 AM. It will be a "slow ride" with stops for photo ops, food, and drinks." more...

Courteous Mass Dayton Nov. 7

Dayton, OH - "Learn the joys of transportation cycling and sharing the road, while enjoying the benefits of safety in numbers..." more

Supporters Bike East Coast Greenway

Pinceton, NJ - "Four Princeton-area residents participated in a weeklong bicycle ride in October from Philadelphia to Fredericksburg, Va. to promote the East Coast Greenway..." more

B&O Trail Walk Nov. 1

Mansfield, OH - "Join Richland County Park District Director Jason Larson from 2 to 4 p.m. Saturday for a casual walk along the B&O Bike Trail to identify plants.

"The B&O Trail is home to many species..." more

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