Galena Brick Trail in SW Ohio

Rides, Tours, Meetings & Events


Simon Kenton Pathfinders Members Meeting July 9

Urbana, OH - "After quite a few months of Zoom meetings, we are going to be back face to face for our July meeting..." more

Full Moon Ride July 5

London, OH

USA Cycling Cancels Road, Mountain & Track National Championships

7/1/20

"USA Cycling announced that it has been forced to cancel many of the national championships for the 2020 season, because of the coronavirus pandemic." more

Sea Otter 2020 Cancelled

7/1/20

"Even by new October dates, officials say safety standards can not be met." more

1st Sanctioned Bike Race Since March

7/1/20

OR - "It’s been 116 days since the last officially sanctioned bicycle race happened in Oregon." more

Tales from the Trans South Dakota Race

7/1/20

SD - "Tom Woods discovered beauty and wonder while racing through an area that’s often disregarded as 'flyover country'..." more

Graveling through a Pandemic

6/29/20

"Race Directors reflect on what’s in store for gravel." more

Zwift Offers Virtual Tour de France

6/29/20

"...This year, the race has been postponed until August 29 because of the coronavirus pandemic, making this the first time the Tour has postponed or not held at all since World War II." more

Mountain Bikers get a Rare Chance to Race

6/29/20

AK - "The Midsummer Masher mountain bike race at Mirror Lake scored high marks Sunday for following the rules— everyone volunteering or watching wore masks, and racers left in 30-second intervals to avoid crowding on the single-track trails." more

Bladensburg North 45 Ride Recap

6/29/20

OH - "...45 miles. 3750 feet of climbing. 3 cyclists. It was humid and hot the whole day..." more

New Format for Rebecca's Private Idaho

6/27/20

"Long-running gravel event becomes 'RPI Challenge' for 2020 containing training programs, motivation tips, and final ride." more

Bike the Cbus Bingo July 1

Columbus, OH - "...Due to Covid 19, we cannot hold our typical live event. But, we have created a fun virtual scavenger hunt with a bingo format just for you!" more

Eurobike gets Go-Ahead for November

6/26/20

DEU - "Eurobike organizers say local officials have given it the go ahead to hold its event here on its new dates, Nov. 24-26, 2020." more

2020 Hilltop USA Virtual 5K July 3

Columbus, OH - "...You will have the whole 4th of July weekend to complete your virtual race, and you will even have an option to submit your results!" more

Red Kite Ronde fkt July 1

Bexley, OH - "...In lieu of a mass start Ronde, we will be holding a Ronde FKT. What is a Ronde FKT, you ask? The Ronde FKT is a 'fastest known time' format of our Ronde course." more

Smart Cycling on Zoom June 30

Cleveland, OH - "The Smart Cycling curriculum is designed to develop confidence and competence of a bicycle rider. Students will learn about choosing a bicycle, basic parts of a bike, essential equipment, as well as how to safely and comfortably ride your bike in various traffic conditions, terrain and climates." more

Dirty Kanza Founder Fired

6/21/20

"The founder of Dirty Kanza, Jim Cummins, has been fired by the race’s parent company Life Time following a post on Cummins’ personal Facebook page..." more

Helmet Giveaway for Kids & Teens June 27

Loveland, OH - "...Please pass the word about this bicycle-safety event to families with children or teens!" more

Pelotonia Goes Virtual

6/19/20

Columbus, OH - "...Ribble is one of 7500+ expected to take part in this year's annual Pelotonia event." more

Celebrate Dad with Pedal and Paddle Activities

6/18/20

Pottstown, PA - "Cyclists, paddlers and beginners will be able to get outdoors this Father’s Day weekend for the soft opening of a regional recreation company." more

Moving Around During the Pandemic June 23

Cleveland, OH - "...Through this conversation we want to learn more about what people’s transportation experiences are right now in the middle of the pandemic, as well as think together about what a better future for transportation in Cleveland might be." more

Anyone Can Get into the Leadville 100(K) this Year

6/16/20

"As with many races and events, the Leadville 100 is going virtual for 2020. While the in-person race is typically sold out each year, the virtual event is offering unlimited registrations." more

Ride to Provide June 16 - 30

Cleveland, OH - "...our local hunger centers need your support. That is why from June 15th-30th, Bike Cleveland is helping support local food pantries in partnership with the Hunger Network." more

Bridge Path Opens

6/15/20

Tarrytown, NY - "...After much anticipation, the 3.6-mile 'shared-use path' linking Tarrytown and South Nyack opened Monday afternoon. Cuomo held a ribbon-cutting ceremony to celebrate." more

Riding Well June 24

Cleveland, OH - "...Join David Pauer, for a fun and informative talk about why its more important than ever to focus on our health and how the bicycle can help improve health and wellbeing and how you can encourage cycling at your worksite." more

Walk.Bike.Ohio Meetings

OH - "ODOT’s first-ever pedestrian and bicycle policy plan — Walk.Bike.Ohio —is taking shape. The team needs your feedback on the plan’s themes, strategies and priorities." more

MetroParks Trails Challenge

6/14/20

Dayton, OH - "...The MetroParks’ outdoor recreation team selected 25 trails, varying in mileage and difficulty, that participants can hike, walk, bike, jog, run or paddle." more

Hay Camp Brewing Company holds Community Bike Swap

6/14/20

Rapid City, SD - "...There were tricycles, bicycles, and even unicycles at the Hay Camp’s third annual bike swap. Enthusiasts from around the area met at Hay Camp to swap tools, bike parts, and even bikes." more

GCPT Morning Milers June 20

Xenia, OH - "Beginning at various locations around Greene County, these rides will take you on various scenic round trips with our Trail Sentinels..." more

Bike Lock Bike Smarts June 16

Cleveland, OH - "A Bike and A Bike Lock go together like peanut butter and jelly..." more

Critical Mass Bike Protest

6/11/20

San Francisco, CA - "Critical Mass—a way for cyclists to use their bikes to reclaim public spaces and to support social causes—has a tradition reaching back to the early 1990s..." more

Input Wanted on W. 65th Street Design

Cleveland, OH - "The City of Cleveland is seeking feedback about the design of W. 65th St from Denison Ave to Herman now through June 21st..." more

Virtual Happy Hour June 15

Cleveland, OH - "Join Bike Cleveland for a Virtual Happy Hour! We will host a casual discussion of the latest news in biking in our region. Learn about our current advocacy campaigns, virtual education programs, and how you can help make our streets safe." more

Slow Silent Roll in Solidarity June 14

Bexley, OH - "...We can do better. We must do better." more

GCPT Night Rides June 13

Xenia, OH

Ride for Justice June 12

Cleveland, OH

Virtual Captain's Ball June 18 - 30

Cleveland, OH - "...the Canal Boat Captain's Ball is going virtual! Beginning June 18 and going through June 25, an online auction with items from throughout the Ohio & Erie Canalway and beyond will be open to the general public..." more

Charm Gravel Ride Recap

Charm, OH - "...There is some pavement at the start and end and to connect gravel roads but there is over 80% gravel on this route." more

Union Avenue Proposal

6/8/20

Cleveland, OH

Full Moon Ride Report

6/8/20

London, OH

American Eagle Day Trash Trek June 20

Bolivar, OH - "...American Eagle Day (June 20th) is a special day to commemorate the anniversary of the Bald Eagle’s selection as our National Symbol and to celebrate its return to America’s skies..." more

Volksmarch June 6

Zoar, OH - "...The course winds through the historic village of Zoar and down the Ohio and Erie Canal Towpath trail before heading back to Zoar. The course will include a 3k and 5k option..." more

Mountain Bike Trail Opens in Sitka

6/3/20

AK - "...the club made the decision to build the trail in early March and came in around 5 days before their deadline of June 1..." more

Cyclists Ride Thru City to Honor Friend

6/2/20

AZ - "A regular Monday evening bicycle outing involving a handful of friends ballooned into a police-escorted ride of around 50 people, as the local cycling community gathered to pay tribute to bike enthusiast Mark Seeger, who died Sunday after being struck by a pickup while riding on Grand Avenue." more

Bangkok's ASEANBIKE Show Moved to 2021

6/2/20

DEU - "Organizers of the ASEANBIKE 2020 show have announced they have postponed the inaugural event until sometime next year..." more

BrewDog Tuesday Night Ride June 2

Canal Winchester

Riding the Arctic Circle

Virtual Trail Opening

Round Rock, TX - "The Brushy Creek Trail Extension opens Friday, June 5 and residents are invited to view the celebration online including a ribbon cutting." more

Vision for the Valley Virtual Meetings

Cleveland, OH - "Vision for the Valley moves forward with the challenge to craft One River for all, create One Vision for all parties to rally behind and through support and cooperation, build One Cleveland, with a healthier, more equitable, and more sustainable future." more

Mohican 100 on for Today

5/30/20

Loudonville, OH - "2020 is the year that racing doesn’t happen, unless the Mohican 100 mountain bike race in Loudonville, Ohio is on your radar..." more

I Raced 750 Unsupported Miles Through Morocco

5/27/20

"...The start of the Atlas Mountain Race was a frenzy of excitement, so much so that everyone from the riders to the cop in the pace car took off way too fast..." more

Ohio's Big Day Hike June 6

NW OH

Pathfinders Using Zoom for Meeting June 4

Urbana, OH

Girl Bikes Dad Across India

"A 15-year-old migrant girl pedaled hundreds of miles to bring her injured father back to their home village..." more

Rose Farm Gravel Ride Recap

5/26/20

OH - "Two riders headed out to explore an entirely unknown route that turned out to be fantastic..." more

Full Moon Ride June 5

London, OH

Ridge Runner Ramble June 1

Columbus, OH - "This year, we are offering 4 different route options in Central Ohio, each with your choice of length (short, medium, and long)..." more

Hike Honors Fallen Soldiers for Memorial Day

Akron, OH - "Seven men from Northeast Ohio are taking part in a 34 hour walk to honor soldiers who’ve died serving our country." more

Runner Tackling Ohio-to-Erie Trail

5/24/20

OH

Tar Hollow Adventure Ride Recap

OH - "...This route features multiple hike-a-bike sections and stream roads (stroads). Wide tires and expectation of adventure are a must. Expect bikes and persons to get muddy." more

The Public Art Loop

5/23/20

Buffalo, NY - "...The Public Art Loop is part of Marc Moscato’s Buffalo Bike Tours program, sponsored by the Niagara River Greenway..." more

Virtual Ride of the Week

Dayton, OH

Chicago Ride of Silence Honored Fallen Riders Online

5/22/20

IL - "Due to the pandemic, the annual Chicago Ride of Silence bike ride honoring fallen cyclists took a different route this year, meeting online instead of in person..." more

Swenson Sets New Everesting Record

"Pro mountain biker Keegan Swenson, 26, broke the unofficial record for 'Everesting' on Friday, May 15, setting the new fastest time for climbing 29,029 feet by bike..." more

Strawberry Festival Bike Tour Canceled

5/21/20

London, OH

Columbus Naked Bike Ride Canceled

5/20/20

Columbus, OH - "We’ve been sitting on making an announcement for weeks now...." more

Columbus Criterium Series is Cancelled for 2020

5/20/20

Columbus, OH

Connecting Communities Webinar May 28

Cleveland, OH - "Interested in learning more about our Connecting Communities Plan? Want to help make Cleveland a safe place to ride a bike? Join Bike Cleveland and OHM Advisors as we talk about our plan to advocate for a connected bike network and learn how you can help." more

Virtual Ride of Silence

Cleveland, OH

Couple Planning to Run Colorado Trail

5/19/20

CO - "...The 490-mile Colorado Trail runs from Denver to Durango, climbing about 87,000 feet in elevation — and Doug and Melinda McCaw plan to cover it in 18 days. On foot." more

Virtual Bike Ride in Dayton

5/15/20

Dayton, OH

Big Gear Show Reschedules for August 2021

5/15/20

UT - "Organizers of The Big Gear Show, a new outdoor and bike trade show planned for July, have decided to cancel the inaugural event and reschedule for Aug. 2-3, 2021." more

Jake Wells DKXL

Leadville 100 & Steamboat Gravel Races Canceled

"Race organizers for the Leadville 100 Trail MTB and Steamboat Gravel (SBT GRVL) have announced that the 2020 races, scheduled for the weekend of August 15, will be canceled because of COVID-19 concerns." more

Racing Association Wants Proof Events are Safe

OR - "If there’s one word that defines what race promoters face right now it’s uncertainty..." more

How This Race Doubled Participation by Women

5/14/20

"Organizers of the popular Grinduro California gravel event wanted to do better than its 15 percent non-male participation rate..." more

New London-Greenwich Trail Work Day May 16

5/14/20

New London, OH

Bailey's Trail System to Open May 30

5/11/20

Athens County, OH

Elizabeth River Trail Virtual Bike Series

5/10/20

Norfolk, VA - "...Every Friday, a new ride is shared. People can do it at their own time and speed and are encouraged to post a picture when they are done..." more

Rolling at Home May 19

Cleveland, OH - "Riding indoors is the perfect way to stay fit during inclement spring weather..." more

Bike Month Scavenger Hunt

Cincinnati, OH - "May is National Bike Month and Tri-State Trails — a self-defined 'alliance of community advocates advancing a vision to connect and expand our region’s trail and bikeway network' — is offering some fun ways to explore the city on two wheels." more

City of Mount Vernon Cancels July 4th Festivities

Mt. Vernon, OH - "It is with great disappointment that the City of Mount Vernon and the Foundation Park Conservancy announce the cancellation of July 4th Independence Day festivities, including concerts and fireworks, at Ariel-Foundation Park..." more

Bremen Dirty Road Ride Recap

5/10/20

Bremen, OH - "Headed out to try a new route pulled together from three existing Bremen routes..." more

Community Bike Rides Return to Jefferson City

MO - "Jefferson City residents looking for a way to spend the morning outdoors, get some exercise and have some appropriately distanced social time will have a chance Saturday morning during a community bike ride." more

#BikesUnite Friday Round Up

5/8/20

U.S. - "...I'm dedicating Fridays in May to celebrating the happy Bike Month moments and in particular sharing some of my favorite #BikesUnite from Twitter and Instagram..." more

Cycle Oregon Cancels all 2020 Events

5/5/20

OR - "...Cycle Oregon event is much more than just a ride, it’s a close-knit, mobile city of around 3,000 riders, volunteers, staff, and vendors..." more

Finding Ways to Celebrate Bike Month

Cincinnati, OH - "...Instead of dozens, or even hundreds, of cyclists gathering for group rides that culminate at picnics or breweries, Johnston said cyclists are organizing bike scavenger hunts and virtual group rides using mobile apps like Strava or Map My Ride." more

Great American Rail Trail Anniversary May 8

"...On May 8, 2020, at 1 p.m. EDT, please join Rails-to-Trails Conservancy and partners from along the route to celebrate the 1 year anniversary of the Great American Rail-Trail—virtually!.." more

2020 Bicycling Advocacy Awards

5/5/20

U.S. - "...Since we took our [Bike] Summit online, we’re taking our awards online, too. And you’re invited!.." more

Bike Month Events Go Virtual

5/5/20

Cleveland, OH

Canaan MTB Festival Postponed

5/5/20

WV

Bike Cleveland Fundo (Aug. 30) Canceled

5/4/20

Cleveland, OH

Eurobike Switches to November Dates

5/4/20

DEU - "...The event will be Nov. 24-26 at the Messe Friedrichshafen; all three days will be trade-only. There will be no consumer day this year..." more

New Lex Gravel Grinder Recap

New Lexington, OH - "33.5 miles. 3000 feet of climbing. When I was deciding what route to ride for the weekend I realized neither of the New Lexington routes were on the website..." more

Dinosaur 100 Trail Race Series to Debut

5/3/20

CO - "Organizers of this summer’s upcoming Dinosaur 100 trail races are aiming to do more for Moffat County than provide a new challenge for bikers and runners." more

Virtual Bike Month

Dayton, OH

Annual Trail Benefit Auction Canceled

5/1/20

Holmes County, OH

May Bike Challenge

Cleveland, OH

Celebrate Bike Month as #BikesUnite

U.S. - "...Most years, National Bike Month centers on biking to work and riding with a friend to a local coffee shop to get them back on a bike. In 2020, we’re doing National Bike Month a little differently..." more

Bike Month Bingo May 1

Cleveland, OH - "During the Month of May everyone is Invited to play Bike Cleveland's Bike Month Bingo!.." more

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