Towpath Trail

Rides, Tours & Events


COMBO Board Meeting Nov. 21

Worthington, OH - "Join us for our November Board Meeting at Experimac November 21st at 7PM. See what we have been up to and what we are planning for the rest of the year!" more...

Vigil for World Day of Remembrance

11/14/17

Seattle, WA - "A year ago, hundreds of silhouettes of people started showing up along Seattle streets. Each of the 212 figures represented a devastating truth: A person died in traffic here." more...

Monday Madness Magical Mystery Tour! Nov. 20

Mansfield, OH - "Meet at the Carousel Bike Racks at 6. Dress for the weather, no ride if it's raining. Magical Mystery Tours will go anywhere on a whim! To find out where, show up!" more...

Akron Bike Party Ride Nov. 17

Akron, OH - "...This Friday is the 3rd Friday in November which means Akron Bike Party. Nothing too formal, but a ride in & around downtown Akron with a possible swing by the new Northside Marketplace..." more

Things-to-Do in NE Ohio

NE OH - Outdoor things-to-do this week.

2017 Straight Street Hill Climb Nov. 19

Cincinnati, OH - "A .36 mile assault on one of Cincinnati's steepest inclines. The Straight Street Hill Climb is two minutes of self-inflicted torture." more...

November Birds - Bird Walk Nov. 18

Peninsula, OH - "Take a 1.5-mile walk on the firm, flat Towpath Trail around Stumpy Basin as we look for peregrine falcons and resident birds..." more

Vigil for World Day of Remembrance

11/14/17

Seattle, WA - "A year ago, hundreds of silhouettes of people started showing up along Seattle streets. Each of the 212 figures represented a devastating truth: A person died in traffic here." more...

Cranksgiving Cleveland Nov. 18

Lakewood, OH - "Cleveland’s cycling community is once again gathering food for disadvantaged families and senior citizens this holiday season!.." more

4th Annual Cranksgiving Cincinnati Nov. 18

Covington, KY - See event details.

OSU vs. Illinois

Columbus, OH - "Everyone knows you NEVER drive to an OSU football game!.." more

Hike at Brandywine Falls Trail Nov. 18

Peninsula, OH - "Cuyahoga Valley National Park is one of Cleveland's great natural treasures, and for this event we will explore another popular CVNP Trail, Brandywine Falls." more...

Women Bike to Remember Suffrage Struggle

11/11/17

Newburgh, NY - "Exactly 122 years ago this weekend, a pivotal women's suffrage convention was held on Broadway, and local activists took to their bicycles and pedaled a half-mile down Broadway to recall the event..." more

Franklin County Trails Fundraiser

IN - "Whitewater Canal Trail and Outdoor Brookville will be hosting a Lasagna Dinner..." more

Smart Commute: Live More, Drive Less Nov. 16

Columbus, OH - "...Join Capital Crossroads and Discovery SIDs when Commute Seattle Executive Director Jonathan Hopkins talks about how transit-friendly business culture helps everyone..." more

Trail Heads Trail Run Nov. 13

Cleveland, OH - "Join us Monday night for a 4-6 mile trail run! Mud, roots, rocks, and even a stream crossing..." more

Bicycling Infra - Open House Nov. 15

Cincinnati, OH - "CTM [Clifton Town Meeting] is working on creating a bicycling infrastructure plan for our neighborhood. Come to this second open house style meeting to contribute your ideas and viewpoints..." more

Drop in with Deo Nov. 15

Columbus, OH - "Wanna learn about leadership and service opportunities with Yay Bikes!? Deo, our Program Manager will be at Bottoms Up Coffee Co-op in Franklinton..." more

Hike Aboard! Nov. 12

Peninsula, OH - "Hike 6 challenging miles on the hilly, unpaved Buckeye Trail and ride the train back..." more

Richland Moves! Meeting Nov. 14

Mansfield, OH - "...Review of bike-ped assessment at OSU-NCSC campus... review of plans for a better block/urban tactical pop-up in Mansfield in 2018... review of Slow Rolls, parkrun and Just Walk Richland activities..." more

Non-Profit Tuesday - Bike Cleveland Nov. 14

Cleveland, OH - "Platform Beer Co. is hosting a special Non-Profit Fundraising event every Tuesday at both their Cleveland and Columbus locations. Each week the brewery will be donating $1 for every beer sold to a local charitable organization. This week we welcome Bike Cleveland." more...

Miami 2 Miami Connection Meeting Nov. 13

Liberty Twp., OH - "...the Miami 2 Miami Action Plan, a multi-jurisdictional effort to connect our region's two longest multi-use trails, the LMST and the Great Miami River Trail... more

Open Streets Cleveland Focus Group Nov. 13

Cleveland, OH - "Did you go to one of the Ciclevia: Open Streets Cleveland events this summer? As they prep for next year, they want community members and event attendees to come give input about their experiences..." more

Help Save Everett Road in the CVNP! Nov. 13

Akron, OH - "The jurisdictions that are responsible for the maintenance of Everett Road have decided that it is not worth the resources to keep it open, and are currently considering vacating this road and allowing it to deteriorate.

"Members of the Akron Bike Club and other concerned local organizations have taken up the cause to save Everett Road for cyclists, hikers, and runners, but they need your help." more...

Towpath Freedom 5K, Veterans Ceremony

Akron, OH - "...The race, which takes place on Veteran's Day, aims to honor veterans and commemorate the completion of the Towpath Trail..." more

Thursday Night Ride Nov. 9

Lexington, OH - "...If you've ever wanted to ride at night, this is your chance. You don't even need a bike. Y-Not will let you use one for FREE..." more

OBF Day at the Bicycle Museum Nov. 11

New Bremen, OH - Meeting, lunch and museum. See their itinerary.

Rollin' in the Hay Cross Nov. 11

Columbus, OH - "This is the 4th race of the Cap City Cross Series presented by Roll..." more

Year of Yay! Birding Nov. 11

Columbus, OH - "...Year of Yay! is a series of 12 monthly bicycle tours that are FREE for members and first-time guests..." more

OSU vs. Michigan State Nov. 11

Columbus, OH - "Everyone knows you NEVER drive to an OSU football game! Bike there instead!.." more

Red Bull Rampage 2017 Viewing Nov. 10

Cincinnati, OH - "...Friday November 10th at 4:30 PM we will be showing 2017 Red Bull Rampage! Food, drinks, and plenty of gnar will be provided..." more

Deadlifting for Runners & Endurance Athletes Nov. 9

Columbus, OH - "Attention Runners & Cyclists, Coach Wes, from No Limits Hammer Harder Coaching will be presenting a FREE Deadlifting 101 Seminar..." more

Night Rides at Devou Nov. 7

Covington, KY - "...Beginning November 7 and every following Tuesday, until the end of February, join local mountain bikers on a night ride through the Devou Park trails..." more

Recumbent Cycle-Con 2017 Review Nov. 5

Pickerington, OH - "The Laidback Bike Report crew will be sharing our experiences and highlights from RCC 2017 using many of the pictures we took during the show..." more

Remembering Boyd Littell

11/3/17

Portland, OR - "An outpouring of heartfelt remembrances and grief have followed the untimely death of Boyd Littell (he was known as “Gee” by his family)..." more

Le Ride, The Film Nov. 9

Columbus, OH - "You are invited to a special one night only screening of Phil Keoghan's (The Amazing Race) documentary Le Ride." more...

Beers & Gears Ride Nov. 9

Cincinnati, OH - "Getting in the halloween spirit this week with a zombie ride! Bring out your dead and your fake blood..." more

'First Dates' Ride Recap

Columbus, OH - "...Our group of 20ish traveled 17 miles on a perfect 70-degree day, exploring downtown Westerville together." more...

Man Completes 100-Mile Run in under 48 Hours

11/2/17

"It seemed impossible to hike through Maine’s rugged and remote 100-Mile Wilderness in less than 48 hours, but that’s why the challenge appealed to Barry Dana, 59, of Solon former Chief of the Penobscot Indian Nation..." more

2017 Philly Bike Expo Nov. 4 - 5

Philadelphia, PA - "The Philly Bike Expo is all about cycling, so ride your bike! FREE Indoor Bike Parking Provided by Neighborhood Bike Works." more...

1 Woman Show... about Bikes

11/1/17

Portland, OR - "...Portland theater company Boom Arts is hosting Canadian artist Evalyn Parry who will perform her solo work, 'Spin'..." more...

Zombie Rehab Ride! Nov. 3

Mansfield, OH - "We will make another stab to rehab the Zombie Ride! Friday night, 6 pm, Richland Public Health Parking lot. Weather looks like 50 degrees, no rain..." more

Dallas Car-Free Bike Ride

10/30/17

Dallas, TX - "...on Saturday, the city will close 20 miles of some of its busiest streets for cyclists as young as 3 to ride safely..." more

Ride & Learn in Lakewood! Nov. 4

Lakewood, OH - "This is for families and cyclists that feel uncomfortable riding in the streets. A short safety presentation will be followed by a ride using Lakewood's existing bike lanes and residential streets." more...

Lakewood Community Meeting Nov. 3

Lakewood, OH - "This Friday morning, stop in Blackbird Bakery to share your ideas for the Detroit-Sloane intersection. Weigh in on the streetscape design, history, safety, and use!" more...

Columbus Tweed Ride Nov. 4

Columbus, OH - "Are you ready for the 5th Annual Columbus Tweed Ride? Get your vintage bicycle polished up and your tweed pressed!" more...

Creepuinox Nov. 3

Columbus, OH - "It's Equinox, but spoooooky! One court, 3v3 shuffle, 16 teams/48 player max, wheel of misfortune, MANDATORY team costumes." more...

Historic Look at the Ohio & Erie Canal

10/27/17

Cleveland, OH - "...Before the advent of railroads, boats were the best way to transport goods throughout the country. But without wide enough rivers and streams in some parts of the country, artificial waterways needed to be built in the form of canals." more...

Chillicothe Vet Setting Records on Bike

Chillicothe, OH - "...I couldn't just settle with being a disabled veteran. So I just started riding my bike as a hobby for something to do and then over time we realized it was helping with a lot of the issues..." more

How MTBiking Saved a Mining Town

MN - "...six years after the state opened 25 miles of mountain biking trails through the recreation area, 5,000 acres of rugged land that had been left behind after decades of mining – bikers have re-energized this city of 2,400..." more

Bike the Hugh S. Branyon Backcountry Trail

10/27/17

AL - "...The trail is a paved, winding trail that snakes through Orange Beach and Gulf Shores..." more

Wasson Way Trail Groundbreaking Nov. 1

Cincinnati, OH - "Wasson Way Groundbreaking Cermeony will take place on November 1st in the Hyde Park LaRosa's parking lot near Phase 1 of trail..." more

Trick-or-Treat Trade-in for the Troops Nov. 1-13

Loveland, OH - "Nov. 1st - 13th, trade-in at least 20 pieces of Halloween candy for a coupon worth 20% off your next purchase at the Loveland Sweet Shoppe..." more

Team RTC’s Make A Difference Day Trail Cleanup

10/27/17

"...on Wednesday, Oct. 25, 2017, the Rails-to-Trails team unplugged, donned protective attire and left the office to clean up a local trail in honor of Make A Difference Day." more...

Duluth to Host 1st 'Hard Enduro' MTB Race

10/26/17

MN - "...it's the longest-distance enduro race in the Midwest with 12 stages..." more

Halloween Ride: Movie, Smores, and More! Oct. 31

Cincinnati, OH - "Join us for the Halloween Edition of Tuesday night ride series!" more...

Zombie Ride! Oct. 30

Mansfield, OH - "...Meet in the Richland Public Health parking lot off of Sterkel Blvd to ride with the zombies..." more

Cincinnati Cyclocross Festival - Oct. 28-29

OH - "On the behalf of our cycling community, the City of Cincinnati, and the organizing committee, welcome to Greater Cincinnati, the 14th annual Cincinnati Cyclo-Cross Festival..." more

Field Trip to the Loveland Bike Trail Oct. 28

Cincinnati, OH - "...We'll be meeting at the Avoca Trailhead in Newtown, and ride to Historic Loveland. Once in Historic Loveland we'll visit a restaurant, or a Coffee House and socialize a little and ride back to Avoca Park..." more

Camp Chase Trail Cleanup Oct. 28

Columbus, OH - "Please join us for this month's 4th Saturday Cleanup which will focus on the Camp Chase Trail's Greater Hilltop segment between Eureka Ave and S Sylvan Road." more...

Redbull Rampage Viewing Party Oct. 27

Columbus, OH - "Come hang out at our annual Rampage viewing party. We will have the live feed up on our projection screen..." more

Ghost Tours of Zoar Oct. 27

Zoar, OH - "Tour the buildings of Historic Zoar by lantern light as the ghosts of Zoar tell you their haunted tales. This popular event sells out every year..." more

Outdoor Activities This Week

NE OH - See the activities list.

Hiking the Hills Oct. 29

Peninsula, OH - "Join a ranger to get your heart pumping and legs moving on a 7-mile hike on the unpaved, hilly Salt Run, Lake, and Pine Grove trails. Fast pace..." more

October Roll: Pub Ride Oct. 27

Columbus, OH - "Last one of the year before we go into hibernation!.." more

Organizers Expand E-MTB Race Series

Temecula, CA - "The Boogaloo events include races and demos, sponsored by Troy Lee Designs and Bosch e-Bike Systems." more...

Halloween Themed Ladies Who Ride LGS Oct. 28

New Albany, OH - "This last and final Ladies Who Ride group ride for the season will be Halloween themed! Dress up if you'd like, or wear pumpkin socks, whatever you like!.." more

Bikes Come Out At Midnight Ride Oct. 28

Cleveland, OH - "...Join us as we ride the Towpath at Midnight." more...

Youth Halloween Ride Out Oct. 28

Cleveland, OH - "Join the youth of Cleveland Bike Life as they ride their bikes through the streets of Cleveland dressed in Halloween attire." more...

Make a Difference Day Oct. 28

"...with Make a Difference Day—an annual celebration of volunteerism and good deeds—right around the corner on Saturday, Oct. 28, we’re asking everyone to join us in making a difference for trails!" more...

OSU vs. Penn State Oct. 28

Columbus, OH - "Everyone knows you NEVER drive to an OSU football game! Bike there instead! Our valet is right on the bike path where it intersects with Woody Hayes Dr, mere steps from the Shoe..." more

Bike Talk Happy Hour Oct. 26

Lakewood, OH - "Come hang with Bike Lakewood and unwind after work with a beverage and learn about the 2 wheeled progress in your city!" more...

CAMBA Tap & App Oct. 26

Akron, OH - "...Come out to R. Shea Brewing on Thursday, October 26th from 11:00am to 11:00pm where sales of one of Ron’s great beers and an appetizer (specific beer and app will be announced the night before) will be donated to CAMBA..." more

San Fran Opens City's 1st Bike Park

10/21/17

CA - "...The project cost over $1 million. It was designed for all-skill-level riders." more...

Clean Ohio Advocacy Day Oct. 25

Columbus, OH - "The Ohio Legislative Trails Caucus is a group of state lawmakers who understand that trails are vital to healthy Buckeye State communities. That’s why Caucus members have organized an incredible outdoor event to meet Ohioans on the trail!" more...

Burning River Film Festival Oct. 22

Akron, OH - "You’ve got to run before you watch. That’s the informal rule at Burning River Film Festival, which celebrates all things trail running..." more

FCW Bike School: Wheels Oct. 23

Columbus, OH - "...Classes utilize the Park Tool Big Blue Book of Bicycle Repair and are led by United Bicycle Institute-trained mechanic Jonathan Youngman." more...

Rubber City Heritage Trail Public Meetings Oct. 23 & 24

Akron, OH - "Area officials are hosting two community meetings to gather input about the proposed Rubber City Heritage Trail." more...

Learn more on their facebook page.

Zombie Ride! [Rescheduled for Oct. 30]

Mansfield, OH - "Slow Roll zombies? In Mansfield? Yep!.." more

A Glow Walk Through Woodland is scheduled in conjunction with the bike ride.

Cincy Black Bike Ride Oct. 22

Cincinnati, OH - "...Inspired by our friends at Red Bike & Green-Atlanta, our goal is to grow a relevant and sustainable bike culture for people of African descent in Cincinnati." more...

Meeting for Bicycle Winter Workshop Series Oct. 22

Cincinnati, OH - "This meeting is open to everyone with ideas and interest in planning for bicycle maintenance classes to be held in the winter months of 2018 at MoBo..." more

BReast Cancer Awareness Ride Oct. 21

Columbus, OH - "...Join us this Saturday, October 21st, for a no-drop ride..." more

Pumpkin Pedaler 3 Oct. 22

Columbus, OH - "Back for a third year, the Pumpkin Pedaler Bicycle Tour is a bicycle-based poker run that benefits Central Ohio autism programs. This casual late October ride features stops at six of Columbus's favorite businesses..." more

Red River Ramble Oct. 22

Slade, KY - "On October 22nd we are hitting the road and doing our Ft. Wright location group ride in the Daniel Boone National Forest..." more

‘Bike the Bridge’ Oct. 22

Detroit, MI - "Tour de Troit, a nonprofit that organizes bike rides through Detroit and advocates for nonmotorized transportation options in the city, is welcoming cyclists to join it for its annual Bike the Bridge ride." more...

CORA Group Ride Oct. 21

Cincinnati, OH - "This is the first of many Cincinnati Off Road Alliance group rides at East Fork..." more

Hammer Harder Mobility and Bike Fit Seminar Oct. 19

New Albany, OH - "Join Dan Wesley of No Limits Hammer Harder for the 2nd of 3 FREE Seminars as he discusses Mobility and Bike Fit." more...

Outdoor Activities This Week in NE OH

NE OH - View the list.

Akron Bike Party Ride Oct. 20

Akron, OH - "...Route to be announced. Route approximately 10 miles. Costumes encouraged..." more

Tri-State Trails Quarterly Meeting

Metamora, IN - "Join Tri-State Trails for our first mobile quarterly meeting on the trail. Our friends from Whitewater Canal Trail are hosting to showcase a newly constructed section of that trail, and we'll hear from Northern Kentucky Health Department about the Grant County Trail Plan..." more

Bike/ Hike the Handle Oct. 17

Springboro, OH - "Meet up at the brewery for a bike or hike surrounding Crooked Handle..." more

Great Parks Master Plan Workshop Oct. 17

Cincinnati, OH - "The Comprehensive Master Plan Community Workshops will be held at various locations throughout the county. Make plans to join us!.." more

Midway Ride & Learn Oct. 18

Cleveland, OH - "The Midway Ride & Learn is BACK on Oct 18th for another edition that lets you explore the proposed Midway route during a fun, flat three-mile ride starting at Public Square..." more

Dog Hike-Oak Hill Trail Hike Oct. 18

Peninsula, OH - "It's our LAST HIKE of the season! We are doing the Oak Hill Trail. The distance is 1.8 miles..." more

Coffee Blazing Ride 2.3 Oct. 15

Cincinnati, OH - "The CoffeeBlazing Series will offer a chance get out early on a Sunday for an chill urban bike ride around the city..." more

2017 National Bike Challenge Highlights

10/10/17

"The 2017 National Bike Challenge has come to a close and we wanted to thank all who participated this year. Together, from May through September, we rode over 31.5 million miles and had over 30,000 participants sharing rides and stories from all over the country..." more

Public Transportation & Bikeshare Oct. 17

Cleveland, OH - "Do you always look at those shiny red UHBikes in the racks and wonder how they work? We'll cover that. How about that 3 bike rack on the front of all the Greater Cleveland Regional Transit Authority's buses? Fear no more. Those topics and other info on how to put the pieces together for a multi-modal life will be discussed." more...

TIGER Grant Trail Project Open House Oct. 16

Cleveland, OH - "Please join Cleveland Metroparks at this Open House to learn more about five trail projects currently under design in the city of Cleveland that were awarded Transportation Investment Generating Economic Recovery (TIGER) grant funds." more...

Cycling from Pittsburgh to Washington

10/10/17

"...Hill, 71, has bicycled on local trips and trails but wanted a distance adventure..." more

FCW Bike School: Brakes Oct. 16

Columbus OH - "...Classes utilize the Park Tool Big Blue Book of Bicycle Repair and are led by United Bicycle Institute-trained mechanic Jonathan Youngman." more...

Remembrance Walk/Run Oct. 15

Mt. Vernon, OH - "...the event on Sunday will begin at the Railroad Station on the Kokosing Gap Trail in Gambier..." more

Shawnee Fall Color Ride 2017 Oct. 14

Portsmouth, OH - "...There will be three ride options, 45 miles, 38 and 26 miles. I will post all of them so you can choose your own adventure..." more


Family Fall Fest Oct. 14

Stark County, OH - "Costumes are encouraged for Stark Parks FREE, non-scary seasonal event featuring a .25 mile Story Time hike, inflatables, hay rides, fall games, crafts, and more!.." more

International Cycling Safety Conference held in Davis

CA - "About 160 researchers, professionals and practitioners from around the world attended the International Cycling Safety Conference in Davis last week from Sept. 21 to 23..." more

Ride-2-Achieve Citywide Bike Tour Oct. 15

Cleveland, OH - "Cleveland Police-led community bike ride to engage and motivate students to come to school every day and achieve success, both academically and as citizens of their community..." more

CVNP to Host Viking Dash Trail Run Oct. 14

Akron, OH - " Cuyahoga Valley National Park, in partnership with America Multi-Sport, Inc., will host the Viking Dash Trail Run Series at the Pine Hollow shelter on Saturday, Oct. 14." more...

Things-to-Do in NE OH

Check out the activities.

'Ride The Reactor' Historical Tour

10/9/17

WA - "The second annual Ride the Reactor bike tour took place Saturday. Sixty people rode a 14-mile track around Hanford’s decommissioned B Reactor. It’s part of a federal effort to get the public more connected to the nation’s nuclear history." more...

Lakefront Ride & Learn Oct. 14

Cleveland, OH - "Join the Green Ribbon Coalition and our Erie Shore Activists for a scenic and informational 11-mile bike ride along the Cleveland Lakefront..." more

Gnomewood Opening Day! Oct. 14

Galena, OH - "...come on down to see what Gnomewood is all about! there will be all sorts of fun activities for kids of all ages from art projects with bikes and bike parts, obstacle courses, story time and a gnome hunt!.." more

Little Miami River Clean Up Oct. 14

Cincinnati, OH - "RRT is teaming up with the Little Miami Conservancy to clean debris and trash from the section of river south of Milford to Bass Island of Newtown." more...

3 Generations of River Ramble Riders

10/8/17

MN - "Ten-year-old Rylie Hansen was willing to give up strawberry rhubarb pie to pedal 42 miles." more...

Couple Completes MS Rides in all 50 States

10/8/17

Youngstown, OH - "...For me, the exercise is a really important part to manage my MS, and it’s given me a purpose to give something back to those who are not doing as well as me..." more

The ROJR 2017 Oct. 14

Wooster, OH - "Join us for the 4th annual ROGR - Ride On Gentleman's Ride - on Saturday, Oct. 14th leaving from Ride On Wooster at 7:30 AM. This race has two route choices that span 110 miles over 3 Ohio counties and up to 10,000 feet of climbing!" more...

Year of Yay! First Dates Oct. 14

Columbus, OH - "...Year of Yay! is a series of 12 monthly bicycle tours that are FREE for members and first-time guests..." more

Bike Parking at Yellow Springs Street Fair Oct. 14

Yellow Springs, OH - "Ride your bike out for the Yellow Springs Street Fair and we’ll provide FREE Bike Valet Parking..." more

Giant/LIV DEMO Oct. 14

Galena, OH - "Join us Saturday 10/14 from 10am-3pm at Alum Creek Phase 2 to DEMO the new 2018 models from both Giant and LIV!..." more

Licking River Greenway Trail - Needs your Support Oct. 10

Covington, KY - "Covington City Commissioners have discussed reconsidering funding the Licking River Greenway..." more

BLINK Bike Ride Oct. 12

Cincinnati, OH - "The BLINK Bright Ride will be a short, fun, flat, free citizen designed and co-created moving spectacle of light." more...

KBBC Fall Symposium Oct. 12

Louisville, KY - "Our Fall Symposium is your chance to meet cycling enthusiasts from Kentucky and learn about developments statewide..." more

Drop in with Deo Oct. 11

Clintonville, OH - "Wanna learn about leadership and service opportunities with Yay Bikes!? Deo, our Program Manager will be at the Crimson Cup Coffee Shop in Clintonville..." more

Franklin Blvd Calming Study Oct. 11

Cleveland, OH - "Please join a public meeting and be part of the Franklin Blvd Calming Study to help transform one of Cleveland's streets into a better place for all users." more...

Furnace Run Trail Hike Oct. 11

Peninsula, OH - "...The distance is 2 miles. We are meeting at the Everett Rd parking area..." more

'Fall is Fun' Ride Oct. 8

Cincinnati, OH - "...This ride is part of the Less than Aero series, which is all about friendly social bike riding..." more

Do We Really Want Kids Walking to School?

"Every day should be a walk to school day, yet fewer and fewer kids do it. There are many reasons, including terrible urban planning..." more

Coffee with Catherine Oct. 10

Columbus, OH - "Got thoughts or questions about Yay Bikes! or the state of bicycle advocacy in Ohio? Our Executive Director will be at The Bexley Coffee Shop from 7–10am, waiting to chat with YOU! Just show up!" more...

Portland’s BikeCraft Fair is Back for the Holidays

10/5/17

Portland, OR - "After a year on hiatus, Portland’s only bike-specific craft fair will ride again this December." more...

Ohio Cyclist Signs Up for Race in Wrong Country

10/3/17

OH - "Mistaking Birmingham, Alabama, for Birmingham, England, didn't stop John Hoopingarner from racing." more...

Alley Cat Ride Oct. 9

Mansfield, OH - "The Alley Cat ride is back! After a rain-out on Aug. 28, we're ready to go catting through all the back alleys to see the 'backside' of Mansfield!.." more

Bike School: Drive Train & Derailleur Oct. 9

Columbus, OH - "Our partners at Franklinton Cycle Works offers bike maintenance courses, collectively known as FCW Bike School, for adults and teens 16 and older..." more

East Coast Greenway Celebration Events

10/3/17

SC - "The East Coast Greenway, the nation's longest connected biking and walking route, celebrates 25 years by hosting a 3,000-mile, 68-day river relay, a series of events held in partnership with local organizations on Wed. Oct. 11..." more

Bike Racer Caught using Motorized Bike

France - "Cycling officials say it's the first known case of 'mechanical doping' to occur in France." more...

Guilty Racer Responds: "I'm Not the Only One to Use a Motor."

10/3/17

France - "Cyril Fontayne bagged €500 in prizes at five races in a month using bike with hidden motor." more...

Darby Creek Day Oct. 8

Galloway, OH - "Enjoy seining, noodling for mussels, canoeing, fly-fishing, live animals and more along Big Darby Creek. Meet representatives from organizations working to protect Darby Watershed." more...

SSOM in the Evening! Kick off to Blink! Oct. 8

Cincinnati, OH - "...Join us for a light installation preview of the upcoming BLINK Cincinnati 2017 Fest in the parking lot of Old St. Mary's..." more

Annual Bike & Brew Oct. 7

Zoar, OH - "...The event will feature a bicycle ride along the Towpath Trail beginning at 4 p.m. Canal Lands Park in Zoar. After the bike ride, an Oktoberfest celebration will take place at 5 p.m. at the Canal Tavern of Zoar, 8806 Towpath Road NE, Bolivar." more...

The Wagner Subaru Outdoor Experience Oct. 7

Dayton, OH - "Wagner Subaru Outdoor Experience is the Midwest's Premiere Outdoor Adventure Festival!" more...

OSU vs. Maryland Oct. 7

Columbus, OH - "Everyone knows you NEVER drive to an OSU football game! Bike there instead!.." more

Walk to School Day Oct. 4

"Join students, families, school leaders, community partners and mayors around the country on October 4 to celebrate the benefits of walking to school during International Walk to School Day." more...

Take a Kid MTBiking Day Oct. 7

"IMBA Take a Kid Mountain Biking Day (TKMBD) is an annual event that seeks to introduce the joy of mountain biking to the next generation..." more

Youth Bike Summit Oct. 6-8

VA & D.C. - "The Youth Bike Summit is an annual event that engages and celebrates young people who are developing leadership skills and community involvement through bicycling..." more

Ride Honors Fallen Trooper

Comstock Park, MI - "...The Michigan Police Unity Team invited bicyclists to come out to Fifth Third Ballpark on Sunday at noon to take a ride in memory of O'Neill." more...

Ride for Mounds Lures More Than 100

10/1/17

Daleville, IN - "More than 100 bicyclists from across the state rode through Madison and Delaware counties Saturday to promote the proposed Mounds Greenway project." more...

Full Moon Ride Oct. 5

London, OH - "25 mile round trip to Battelle Darby Creek Metro Park (8465 Alkire Rd) or 14 mile round trip to the Wilson Road Trailhead." more...

The Garage OTR Social Ride Oct. 4

Cincinnati, OH - "Come join The Garage OTR & Physi for a casual ride around Downtown Cincinnati..." more

Transportation & Environmental Justice Oct. 3

Cincinnati, OH - "...Join us in hearing from Wade Johnston, Director of Tri-State Trails on envisioning how bicycling infrastructure could connect our urban landscape to make Cincinnati a more vibrant place to live, work, learn, and play." more...

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