County Line Trail

Rides, Tours & Events

Ted King’s New Gravel Race


"Gravel racer and former Dirty Kanza champ Ted King is launcing his own event, Rooted Vermont: Return to Gravel." more...

NAHBS Draws Record Exhibitor Count


Sacramento, CA - "The North American Handmade Bicycle Show, which closed Sunday, notched a record number of exhibitors for the 15-year-old event: about 210..." more

Adventure University & Gear Swap March 23

Berea, OH - "Join Cleveland Metroparks & Baldwin Wallace University for the Adventure University & Gear Swap..." more

'Pedal with Pete' Founder Dies

Kent, OH - "A memorial service to remember and celebrate Pete’s life and legacy will be held at 2:00 pm on Saturday, March 30, 2019 in Kent at Faith Lutheran Church, 931 E Main St, Kent, OH 44240" more...

Trails Advocacy Day in New York


Albany, NY - " Outdoor enthusiasts from across New York gathered Monday in Albany to seek funding for a growing, statewide multi-use trails network." more...

Camp Chase Trail Clean Up March 23

Columbus, OH - "Please plan to join us for our 4th Saturday trail clean up!" more...

Doggann Gravel Grinder Recap


OH - "7 cyclists. 43 miles with 3250 ft climbing. Route is 50% gravel..." more

Fort Laurens Towpath Cleanup March 22

Bolivar, OH - "Come out and join the team for an hour of towpath cleanup at Fort Laurens in Bolivar. This will be the first time that we have partnered with the youth group from St. Paul's Lutheran Church of Bolivar!.." more

Coffee with Catherine March 22

Columbus, OH - "Got thoughts or questions about Yay Bikes! or the state of bicycle advocacy in Ohio?.." more

North American Handmade Bicycle Show


Sacramento, CA - "... NAHBS is bike industry institution that started in 2005..." more

Baitin' the Shark Gravel Race Recap

St. Louisville, OH - "...Approximately 126 racers were escorted out for a mass start, 50 milers and 30 milers alike with a small firework send off. The first gravel hills were still ice and snow covered, but as the day warmed up there was more mud and slop contend with..." more

Beware the Bruce at Baitin' the Shark


OH - "...This past weekend, the weird was the first-year race called Baitin’ the Shark that took place in the decidedly land-locked locale of St. Louisville, Ohio, situated about 40 miles northeast of Columbus." more...

Recap: Coshocton Chock Full O' Gravel Grinder


OH - "10 cyclists, 7 in our group, 3 in faster group. 34 miles. 3300 ft climbing. One spill. One bonk. Temps in mid-30’s to low 50’s..." more

Outdoor Adventure Camps Registration Opens March 20

Geauga County, OH - "Registration opens March 20 for youth entering grades 5 through 10 for Geauga Park District’s Adventure Day Camps this summer." more...

The Ultimate Single Track Experience

CAN - "The first time Powell Jones heard about the BC Bike Race (BCBR), he knew it was something that he had to do." more...

Traffic Skills 101 March 19

Cleveland, OH - "Join us for Smart Cycling (Traffic Skills 101), a class for bicyclists who have some cycling experience but want to improve their skills..." more

Bike Piqua Welcomes Mark Looney March 19

Piqua, OH - Spring social and membership event.

How-To Festival March 16

Orrville, OH - "Join us for Orrville Public Library’s annual 'How To' Festival." more...

Input Needed for Visitor Center Exhibits March 18

Brecksville, OH - "Cuyahoga Valley National Park is developing exhibits for the park’s new central visitor center, set to open later this year. The public is invited to attend one of three open houses to preview and provide input on the exhibits..." more

GarageSale / SwapMeet March 16

Canal Winchester, OH - " Learn more...

Towpath Times E- News & Events

NE OH - Read the latest edition.

2019 National Bike Summit Awards


"...We were honored to have the 2019 award winners join us at the National Bike Summit and share their stories with us." more...

Ride in the St. Patrick's Day Parade! March 17

Cleveland, OH - "Celebrate St Patrick's Day with Bike Cleveland!" more...

St Patty's Day w/ Ma Caesar March 17

Waynesville, OH - "...We'll be doing some general clean up of the trails. They are a semi disaster after the ice storms and general winter season..." more

Kids Fun Run Series March 17th

Amherst, OH - "The 2019 Kids Fun Run Series opens up on Sunday, March 17th with the 'Run for the Rainbow' event at the Hollstein Reservation (Mercy Health – Amherst HeathPlex). This is the first of six events this year..." more

The Great Ride

PA - "WQED’s new documentary, “The Great Ride,” will explore a destination on many bikers’ and hikers’ bucket lists — the entire 335 miles of the C&O Canal Towpath (Washington, D.C. to Cumberland, Md.) and the Great Allegheny Passage (Cumberland, Md. to Pittsburgh)." more...

Ohio Bicycle Expo & Swap Meet March 17

Hilliard, OH - "It’s time to clean out your garage, basement, house, or even shop!.." more

Friends of Little Miami Monthly Meeting 13

Loveland, OH - Learn more...

Fallen Cyclists Honored in New Orleans


LA - "Several hundred people on bicycles gathered Saturday in City Park for a mass bike ride meant to raise visibility for cyclists in New Orleans and to honor Sharree Walls and David Hynes, cyclists who died after being hit by an allegedly drunk driver one week earlier." more...

2019 Greene Trails Cycling Classic

Xenia, OH - "Both local and visiting cyclists are invited to join the 2019 Greene Trails Cycling Classic presented by Greene County Parks and Trails from Thursday, July 18 through Sunday, July 21..." more

1st E-MTB World Championships Coming


"The UCI will host its first electric mountain bike championship races in August." more...

Knox County Cycling Forum March 13

Mt. Vernon, OH - "Good things are happening for cyclists in Knox County..." more

Bicycles & the Law March 13

Cleveland, OH - "Join us at The Happy Dog for a Bicycles and the Law forum with the experts!.." more

Tri Curious? March 12

Columbus, OH - "Join us for this FREE, informative session sharing the essentials for getting started in triathlons with tips on run, bike, swim, and train." more...

Ohio Mountain Bike League Fundraising Effort

OH - "Raising funds to bring scholastic Mountain Biking to Ohio.

4th Annual Shamrock Run/Walk March 12

Columbus, OH - "Calling all Walkers, Joggers, Runners and Leprechauns to join Columbus Westside Running Club for it's 4th Annual Shamrock Run at Westgate Park!.." more

World's Largest Fat Bike Race

Hayward, WI - "You know the Tour De France, but what about the Fat Bike Berkie?" more...

Cycling’s Youngest and Most Dramatic Race


"...Strade Bianche, the one-day Italian race, will happen on Saturday." more...

Scenic Clear Fork Trail Hike March 9

Mansfield, OH - "...This roughly 2-mile walk features impressive cliffs, rock slumps, and waterfalls that were millions of years in the making." more...

Rocky River Gets Cleveland Metroparks Updates


OH - "Rocky River Chamber of Commerce members were treated to an update on all that is going on in the Cleveland Metroparks..." more

Human-Powered Competitors Along Iditarod Course


McGrath, AK - " As 52 mushers and their dog teams head toward Nome along the Iditarod Trail, another group of human-powered racers are heading in the same direction." more...

Wabash Cannonball Corridor Meeting March 7

"This Thurs March 7 th Norta is hosting the annual mtg of WCCCC..." more

Bike Lobby Day at the Bike Summit


D.C. - "Whether the 2019 National Bike Summit is your first or you've been to more than most, we have a few tips to share with you ahead of the 2019 Lobby Day..." more

Woman Almost Catches Mens' Field During Race

"A one-day bicycle race in Belgium was delayed because one of the cyclists in the women’s field nearly caught up with the men..." more

How the Dirty Kanza Grew

"In this episode of the Shift Up Bike Industry Podcast, host Arleigh Greenwald talks with Kristi Mohn from the Dirty Kanza gravel race about the growth of this event, getting more women into the sport..." more

Year of Yay! Ride March 9

Columbus, OH - "Year of Yay! is a series of 12 monthly bicycle tours showcasing various businesses, organizations, sites and parts of town around a different theme each month..." more

Baitin' the Shark March 9

St. Louisville, OH - Gravel road race.

Saturday Hike March 9

Johnstown, OH - "... learn how to identify tree species in winter! Explore, learn, and have a nice walk at the same time!.." more

WV Man Biking the Iditarod Trail


Tucker County, WV - "...Dr. John Logar, 43, of Davis, is currently covering the snowy, slushy, icy 1,000-mile course on a fat tire race bike with studded tires nearly five inches wide from Blackwater Bikes..." more

‘Cycling in the City: A 200 Year History’


NYC - "...Beginning March 14th, the Museum of the City of New York will celebrate and explore [NYC's cycling] history in the new exhibit..." more

Ask the Pros - March 7

Columbus, OH - "Come out free of charge to Johnny Velo Bikes on March 7, 2019 to hear 2018 Masters National Criterium Champion, Marco Aledia, talk about his time racing for the U.S..." more

DCR First Thursday Mixer March 7

Cleveland, OH - "...This mixer is bike-friendly!.." more

7 Amazing Cycling Tours


"Whether you’re an avid cyclist or a recreational rider, the best way to experience a new place is on a bike..." more

Worst Day of the Year Ride Recap


Portland, OR - "After having such a great time last year celebrating a friend’s 8th birthday on the Worst Day of the Year Ride, we had to do it again!.." more

Simon Kenton Pathfinders Meeting March 7

Urbana, OH - "Please join us for the monthly meeting of the Simon Kenton Pathfinders..." more

Fulton Rd Rehab Meeting March 7

Cleveland, OH - "...This will be a key link between the upcoming Lorain Cycle Track (protected bike lanes) and the Lakefront Bikeway at 28th..." more

Bike/Body Integration March 7

Columbus, OH - "Erg Cycling will be discussing the hip and core relationship and how it’s affected by cycling and positioning on the bike..." more

Slow Roll Planning Meeting March 5

Mansfield, OH - "Meet to plan new places and rides for the 2019 Slow Roll season!" more...

Things-to-Do in NE Ohio

OH - View the list for this week.

Paradise Garage Final Trainer Night March 5

Columbus, OH - "Join us for our LAST TRAINER NIGHT of the season!.." more

Pelotonia Meet & Greet March 5

Columbus, OH - "Are you interested in learning more about Pelotonia?.." more

Wayne County Comprehensive Plan Meetings March 5 & 7

OH - Learn more...

Why Gravel is Going Gangbusters March 4

Wooster, OH - "Join us for a fun night with a panel of Q & A with Jimmy Pooler and Chris Karpowicz..." more

7 Great Group Rides


U.S. - "...add more fun to your rides by joining one of these awesome local packs." more...

New World Record for Cycling Underwater

"Nishant Patel, an entrepreneur from Mumbai, has set a new record for the 'deepest and fastest scuba cycling undersea'." more...

12 hours, 80 miles


MI - "One man planning 12-hour bike ride to raise money for mountain bike trail." more...

Mohican Gravel Grinder Recap


OH - "...Started in Danville and headed north toward Loudonville. The roads were soft and sloppy..." more

Silk Road Mountain Race Doc

Akron Marathon Changes for 2019

Akron, OH - "When the Akron Marathon, half-marathon and team relay take place on Sept. 28, they will do so with a new start line location." more...

MTBikers Gather in Redding to Network


CA - "Mountain bike enthusiasts are hoping to build on the Redding area's reputation as a premier outdoor cycling destination by hosting their first-ever summit this weekend." more...

NEOCycle Shuts Down

Cleveland, OH - "...After five amazing years, we're hanging up our bike shorts in the Cleveland cycling scene..." more

Intro to Gravel Grinding Feb. 28

Columbus, OH - "Ohio Gravel Grinders will be here to teach us all about gravel!.." more

Bicycle Parking Lunch & Learn

Columbus, OH - "Please join us on February 28 at noon for a Lunch and Learn presented by Lou Fineberg of DERO..." more

Man Attempts 1,000-Mile Iditarod Trail


"...The Iowa native has almost 100 marathons under his belt, along with 20 RAGBRAIs and the world's longest kayak race..." more

Crash Leaves Team Sky Rider in Intensive Care


"...The crash ruptured Swift’s spleen and he required immediate surgery." more...

Coffee with Catherine Feb. 27

Columbus, OH - "Got thoughts or questions about Yay Bikes! or the state of bicycle advocacy in Ohio?.." more

Earl Mcdaniel Biked Across America Feb. 27

Dayton, OH - "Earl McDaniel cycled 3,642 miles in 38 days while traveling through parts of 18 states to cross the United States on bicycle..." more

Rotary Launches Free Speaker Series Feb. 25


Bolivar, OH - "...The first speaker will be Ohio & Erie Canal Coalition President Dan Rice. He will talk about the development of the entire Ohio & Erie Canalway with a focus on what is happening here in Tuscarawas County..." more

2021 Tour de France Will Start in Copenhagen


FRA - "The Tour de France will visit Denmark for the first time in 2021." more...

Organizers Plan E-Bike & Mobility Festival


Bentonville, AR - "This community, which already has hosted an IMBA World Summit, Outerbike and other bike events, will be home to the new Innovation Cycles Festival in mid-September." more...

Lance Runs Marathon As Charity Chaser


"He passed more than 2,500 runners on this way to raising money for charities." more...

2019 MVMBA Race Schedule

SW OH - "The 2019 MVMBA (Miami Valley MTBike Association) Race Schedule has been announced!" more...

Cyclist Rides 5,249 Laps in 24 Hours

CAN - "Ed Veal, who holds the Canadian hour record, cycled around the Forest City Velodrome for 24 hours to raise money for the structure that is in desperate need of repair." more...

Bike Race Held Entirely on Ice


MA - "The first Ice Cycle Crit, run entirely on ice, was held this month on a frozen pond in Western Massachusetts." more...

Smart Cycling - Traffic Skills 101 Feb. 24

Cleveland, OH - "Join us for Smart Cycling (Traffic Skills 101), a class for bicyclists who have some cycling experience but want to improve their skills..." more

Hike Aboard! Feb. 24

Peninsula, OH - "Take the train and hike to create a 'loop' experience without all of the walking. These hikes are often hilly and moderately paced..." more

Winter Hike with Your Furry Friend Feb. 24

West Jefferson, OH - "Enjoy a 1- or 3-mile self-guided hike with your leashed pet..." more

'Sweaty Yeti' Fat Bike Race


Neillsville, WI - "The Sweaty Yeti is a 3 hour fat-bike race at the Levis Mound Trail in south west Clark county." more...

Camp Chase Trail Clean-Up Feb. 23

Columbus, OH - "...Please plan to join us for our 4th Saturday trail clean up! Our main goal is to clean up and maintain the Camp Chase Trail..." more

Volunteer Trail Patrol Training Feb. 23

Monroeville, OH - "Firelands Rails to Trails is seeking to add to its Trail Patrol. We are looking for individuals to be the eyes and ears of the trail..." more

Winter Social at Broadway Cyclery Feb. 23

Bedford, OH - "It's time for a winter social with Bike Cleveland's very first member bike shop!.." more

Pelotonia Kick-Off Party Feb. 22

Columbus, OH - "It’s time to kick-off Pelotonia 2019!" more...

Flint Ridge Gravel Grinder Recap


OH - "16 cyclists. 40 miles. 3750 ft climbing. Faster group of eight pulled ahead after the first few hills. Temps in low 20’s to mid 30’s..." more

Bike Brecksville Meeting Feb. 21

Brecksville, OH - "Special guest Gretchen Corps Jones of A Better Brecksville @abetterbrecksville..." more

Geocache 101 Feb. 21

Mt. Vernon, OH - "...Learn of all the "caches" in Knox County and particularly those in the Knox County Parks and Multi-Use Trails..." more

2019 Red Hook Crit Canceled


NY - "Due to costs, the popular fixed-gear race series won't host any events this year." more...

FMCPT Monthly Meeting Feb. 20

London, OH - The Friends of the Madison County Parks & Trails... more

Shaker Square Planning Meetings Feb. 20, 21

Cleveland, OH - "The community is invited to participate in a discussion about the future of historic Shaker Square!.." more

Dates Unveiled for 2019 Sunday Parkways Events


Portland, OR - "The Portland Bureau of Transportation has fittingly used the day of love to unveil the 2019 Sunday Parkways season." more...

COMBO Board Meeting Feb. 19

Groveport, OH - Central Ohio Mountain Biking Organization February meeting. more...

Beginner Birding Stroll Feb. 19

Alexandria, OH - "...bird watching stroll through Infirmary Mound Park on an approximately 1 hour hike in search of our resident and migratory bird species..." more

Flint Ridge Gravel Grinder Recap

OH - "5 cyclists. 33 miles. 3000+ feet of climbing. Sunny all day..." more

5 Winter Outdoor Activities in the Metroparks


Cleveland, OH - "...The Northeast Ohio winter is too long to stay inside all season. Here's hoping these ideas below will inspire you to enjoy nature while getting some good exercise." more...

Ride for the Roses Feb. 17

Amherst, OH - "The Ride for the Roses is a perfect opportunity for you to Celebrate fitness with friends and loved ones..." more

Women of Mill Creek Trail Walk Feb. 17

Canfield, OH - "...Join Naturalist Arika Preas as we explore the Mindy Henning Memorial trail in this series of programs designed for women of all ages..." more

417 Miles in Under 24 Hours


OH - "Congrats to our friend Anne Ahern Moore for knocking out 417 miles on her bike in 23 hours and 50 min at 24 hours of Sebring this past weekend. Amazing!" more...

Ohio State Parks Winter Hikes Feb. 16

Perrysville, OH - "12 Winter Hikes are scheduled through various Ohio State Parks in Northeast Ohio..." more

So You Want to Be a Metro Parks Volunteer! Feb. 16

Westerville, OH - "Take the first step to becoming a Metro Parks volunteer, and learn more about the variety of volunteer opportunities at Sharon Woods, Highbanks and Blendon Woods..." more

Lantern Walk Feb. 15

Peninsula, OH - "...This 2.5-mile walk by lantern light is on the flat, unpaved sections of the Plateau and Oak Hill trails..." more

1,000-Mile Bike Race to Celebrate Trail Map Debut


AR - "The Adventure Cycling Association will publish in May its much anticipated Arkansas High Country Mountain Bike Route." more...

Vinyasa, Vino, & Velo Feb. 15

Columbus, OH - "Yoga instruction provided by Burgandie from Yoga Happieness, right here on-site at Johnny Velo Bikes..." more

Calgary Hosts Winter Cycling Congress


CAN - "...the Winter Cycling Congress, an international conference hosted in Calgary for the first time that brought together people from all over the winter world to discuss ways of improving winter cycling in cities." more...

A Look at What's Banned in International Bike Racing

Hockhocking Adena Bikeway Meeting Feb. 14

Athens, OH - "...Everyone is welcome to attend. If you have a question, issue, or are potentially interested in participating, please attend a meeting and join the conversation about the bikeway and its management." more...

‘Worst Day of the Year Ride’ Postponed Due to Weather(?)

Portland, OR - "Organizers of the Worst Day of the Year Ride once again find themselves in an ironic situation..." more

Earn-a-Bike Program Feb. 13

Springfield, OH - "...Through the reCYCLE program at The Dome, students can participate in a 6 week program on Wednesday evenings from 5 to 7 pm and learn how to maintain and repair bicycles..." more

Mill Creek Metroparks Hike Feb. 13

Canfield, OH - "Meet at MetroParks Bikeway Trailhead at MetroParks Farm. Easy, 2 or 4 mi." more...

Abbie Nypaver’s Appalachian Trail Adventure


"...Nypaver experienced pleasant spring and early summer weather on the northern part of her trip. But by mid-August in the South, she suffered through extreme heat..." more

The Great Ride Documentary Coming March 14

PA - "...Consisting of two connecting trails, the C&O Canal Towpath (Washington, D.C. to Cumberland, Maryland) and the Great Allegheny Passage (Cumberland, MD to Pittsburgh, PA), cyclists from all over the world are enjoying 335 uninterrupted miles of breathtaking scenery and fascinating history..." more

Worthington Bike & Ped Plan Feb. 11-12

"OH - "...Mr. Dan Burden and Mr. Tony Hull will visit the City of Worthington on February 11 – 12 to present the Bicycle and Pedestrian Master Plan for community feedback. You are encouraged to engage..." more

First Day Hike Attracts 80 Walkers

Mt. Vernon, OH - "...With ages ranging from 2 to 80, participants got in an energetic 1-hour walk while listening to volunteers talk about the wildlife, flora, and history of the park..." more

Firelands Rails-to-Trails Meeting Recap


Huron County, OH - "...The agenda featured a review of 2018 accomplishments, presentations on plans for 2019 and beyond..." more

Sanne Cant Wins 3rd Straight Cyclocross World Title


"The Belgian rider held off Marianne Vos and Lucinda Brand after a late-race crash harmed the latter's chances." more...

Knox County Winter Hike Feb. 9

Howard, OH - "Come join the Park District for a Winter Hike at Honey Run Highlands Park..." more

Pancake Breakfast Feb. 9

London, OH - "Proceeds benefit: Madison County Senior Center and Friends of Madison County Parks & Trails." more...

New Greenbrier Valley Youth Mountain Bike Team Organizes Feb. 8


WV - "... Representatives of West Virginia Interscholastic Cycling League will share information about the new Greenbrier Valley youth mountain bike team, which is open to students interested in off-road cycling..." more

Recap: Athens County Gravel Grinder

OH - "10+ riders. 41 miles. 4400+ feet of climbing. Roads were a mix of snow covered and mushiness as the temps rose into the mid 60’s..." more

Year of Yay! Ride Feb. 9

Columbus, OH - "...Kicking off at Lucky's Market at 10am every second Saturday, this casual no-drop ride is approximately 20 miles but rolls at a conversational pace and accommodates most riders..." more

Bald Eagle Watch Feb. 9

Granville, OH - "Join us on one of our 2019 walks to observe the nesting pair of Bald Eagles along the Granville bike trail..." more

Cyclocross World Championships Returning to the U.S.


"CX Worlds 2022 will be held in northwest Arkansas, a region that may have just sealed its place on the cycling map." more...

Lake County Bike Map Meeting Feb. 7

Willowick, OH - "...The Northeast Ohio Areawide Coordinating Agency is holding community meetings for input to update the Lake County Bike Map..." more

Simon Kenton Pathfinders Meeting Feb. 7

Urbana, OH - "... On the agenda will be updates on the paving project, maintenance, fund raising & more." more...

'50 Days Across Licking County' Feb. 7

OH - "...we are pleased to host Deb Dingus... as our speaker on February 7th. Please join us to hear about her adventures and insights from her 50 day trek across Licking County in 2016." more...

Adventuring on the Ohio To Erie Trail Feb. 5

Columbus, OH - "...Cyclist and author of 'A Path Through Ohio: A Bicycle Journal,' will take you on a 326 mile adventure along the Ohio To Erie Trail..." more

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