Chili March Metric Ride March 25
Lakewood, OH - "A wonderful tour through three Emerald Necklace Metroparks reservations. A great ride to start the season after a long winter's break from cycling! Full-service, fun, and chili lunch stop. Prizes at the end of the ride." more...
Ladies Supported Group Ride March 25
New Albany, OH - "Come join us for a 2-3 hour all women group ride!.." more
CORA Spring Opener March 25
Fairfield, OH - "We are hosting this event to celebrate the coming of Spring. This will be the first ride of a series of group rides every month at different locations around the city. Come hang out with old friends, or maybe find a few new friends to ride with this season!" more...
4th Saturday Cleanup! Camp Chase Trail March 25
Bike for Brad Ride March 24
Athens, OH - "...Jackie O's, LuLaRoe Amber Young & Athens Bicycle have teamed up to help raise the remaining amount needed to get Brad Metts a bike!.." more
Volunteering at the CVNP
CVNP, OH - "...In recent months, the Akron Beacon Journal has been taking the mystery out of what it means to be a volunteer by offering a step-by-step guide on how to get involved..." more
Bike Cleveland Social March 24
Cleveland, OH - "...Bike Cleveland socials highlight the businesses that suppport our work and the cycling community, and make a great excuse to check out a cool local bike shop, meet new people, and have a great time!" more...
PA Bike Summit Report
PA - "Bicycles set in the melting snow pointed the way to Bicycle South Central Pennsylvania's Regional Bike Summit held on Saturday at HACC's North Hall..." more
Celebration of the 3ft Law March 22
Cincinnati, OH - "Come join your fellow cyclists in celebrating the passing of the 3ft law!.." more
Community Bike Ride: LoveTheCov March 22
KY - "...Let's kick off spring with some bike riding!.." more
Man Races Iditarod Trail on a Fat Bike
"There were times, Chuck Lindner admits, when he had to dig deep to continue the 350-mile bicycle trek in which he'd immersed himself during the depths of the brutal Alaskan winter." more...
National Bike Summit Recap
D.C. - "...Thanks to our members and supporters the 2017 National Bike Summit hosted last week in Washington, DC was a big success!.." more
Bike Smarts: DIY Wrenching March 21
Cleveland, OH - "...The bulk of this class will cover flat tire repair - the #1 show stopper on a commute or leisure ride. Get hands on instruction on wheel removal & tube changing. Other simple topics may be covered as time permits." more...
Slow Roll - Xenia to Wilberforce March 20
Xenia, OH - "...Gather at Xenia Station for a comfortable bike trail ride to Wilberforce and back..." more
'Prohibition' Ride Recap
Columbus, OH - "The Prohibition-themed Year of Yay! ride on March 11 started out on a sunny, brisk 23-degree morning from Whole Foods." more...
3 Foot Passing Law Celebration & Ride March 20
Cleveland, OH - "...The theme: A big group photo celebrating 3 feet! Bring something 3 feet long for the photo..." more
Hueston Woods Trail Day March 19
College Corner, OH - "It's trail building season! The frost is gone and the clock is ticking til the next race season..." more
Ohio Bicycle Swap Meet March 19
Columbus, OH - "It's time to clean out your garage, basement, house, or even shop! Or perhaps its time to add something vintage to it. Whatever you flavor, its time to get together and socialize, check out some great bikes, parts, accessories..." more
CORA Annual Meeting March 19
Newport, KY - "...Time to gather with friends and hear about the progress we've made, what we're all working on, and celebrate 2016 achievements!..." more
Bike Shop Garage Sale March 18
Canal Winchester, OH - "GarageSale / SwapMeet - It's that ONE DAY each year that we put the entire store on sale. That's right, EVERYTHING GOES!!..." more
World Water Day Celebration March 18
Cleveland, OH - "Come find out more about our world's most important natural resource at the Watershed Stewardship Center's 4th annual World Water Day Celebration, on Saturday, March 18..." more
Monster Winds Cancel Tour
"...for nearly 35,000 riders at the Cape Town Cycle Tour in South Africa, wind didn't just ruin the ride - it forced its cancellation for the first time in history." more...
Volunteer Service - Alum Creek Trail March 18
Westerville, OH - "Friends of Alum Creek & Tributaries (FACT) is seeking volunteers to help remove invasive honeysuckle and clean-up along the Alum Creek river and trail near Westerville's Otterbein Lake on Saturday, March 18..." more
Ladies Who Ride March 18
New Albany, OH - "Come join us for a 2-3 hour all women group ride! Our goal is to empower and build a community of ladies who love to ride..." more
East Coast Greenway's Midpoint Dedicated With Plaque
Alexandria, VA - "...A commemorative plaque was installed in Oronoco Bay Park in Alexandria, VA. The city - across the Potomac River from Washington, DC - marks the approximate midpoint of the Greenway's 3,000-mile route from Calais, Maine, to Key West, Florida." more...
Runners Attempt Non-Stop Greenway Run
St. Marys, GA - "Karl Joseph learned a lesson 10 months ago when he and two other ultra-marathoners left downtown St. Marys with the goal of running the entire 155-mile Coastal Georgia Greenway without stopping." more...
Taste of Tusc March 17
14th Gravel Rouser Classic March 16 - 19
Athens, OH - "Come to beautiful Southeast Ohio for a weekend of cycling events featuring gravel roads and trails in and around Athens, Ohio. Attend all four events or pick and choose as you like." more...
Bike Trail Tourism Conference March 30
IA - "...The theme of the fourth annual Bike Trail Tourism Conference - 'Capturing More Trail Potential' - will focus on helping trail businesses reach more trail users and growing local economies on or near the trail that capture the community potential of the trails." more...
Intro to Bike Camping March 15
Cincinnati, OH - "Free informational session: you will learn specifics about planning for the ride and camping by bike in general. We'll provide route maps, show you the types of packs and gear that may be necessary for an overnight trip, and we'll discuss how to pack for a trip if you do not currently own gear." more...
A Romp Through Ohio's Flora and Fauna March 15
Boston Heights, OH - "Join us for an Ohio pictorial adventure with naturalist Jim McCormac as we see the state's varied habitats, well-known and hidden. Presentations are free..." more
Ohio to Erie Trail Bikepacking Presentation March 14
Sunday Scrambler March 12
Columbus, OH - "Come join us for a group ride on Sunday! Starting this week, we will lead a ride out of our Polaris shop the second Sunday of the month, every month! As always, the ride will be a fun and casual way to catch up with friends, meet new ones, and get in some weekend miles..." more
Bike Advocates Hit the Hill
D.C. - "Hundreds of advocates are on Capitol Hill in Washington D.C. today to remind members of Congress that bicycling - and transportation reform in general - is a high priority for the American people." more...
Healthy Steps 2017 Begins
Akron, OH - "The Countdown to Healthy Steps 2017 has begun. Teams are forming, and Individuals are lacing up their walking shoes..." more
Trek Shamrock Social Roll March 11
Dublin, OH - "There is no better place to celebrate Saint Patrick's Day than Dublin, Ohio. Join us for the Trek Shamrock Social Roll - a casual bike ride through Indian Run Meadows Park and Glacier Ridge Metro Park. We'll be rolling at a pace perfect for families, new riders, and experienced cyclists alike..." more...
Golden Spoke Ride and Release Party March 11
Grove City, OH - "...We will ride from the shop and end up at the Grove City Brewing Company at 530 for the Golden Spoke Release Party! Come for the ride..." more
Year of Yay! Prohibition Ride March 11
Columbus, OH - "...several stops on a ride through Westerville - the birthplace of the prohibition movement!" more...
4 Year Anniversary Party at Spun XXOO March 11
Cincinnati, OH - "We want to celebrate the shop anniversary and all of the friends we have made through Spun Bicycles! Please join us for an all day celebration!..." more
Summit Touts Economic Benefits of Trails
Lincoln, NE - "...Mehl cited research showing Montana's 64,000 outdoor industry jobs ranked just behind health care, and ahead of the construction, professional services, farming, manufacturing and mining sectors..." more
Northern KY Trails Forum March 9
Fort Mitchell, KY - "Do you live or work in #nky and wish there were more trails? Join us for our NKY Trails Forum..." more
4th Annual Georgia Trail Summit
GA - "...The event, which will be held April 20 to 22 at the Columbus Convention & Trade Center, is expected to draw about 300 people from across the state..." more
6 Ways to Help Build the Bike Travel Movement
"Hundreds of people all over the United States -- and the world -- are already signed up to participate in Bike Travel Weekend trips on June 2-4." more...
Fifty West Cycling Newsletter
Cincinnati, OH - Read the March edition.
Queen City Bike Meeting March 6
Cincinnati, OH - "Join us Monday, March 6th from 6:30 - 8:00 pm at MOTR Pub, 1345 Main St, Cincinnati, OH 45202." more...
What is Bikepacking? March 8
Newport, KY - "Marty Sanders and Michelle Berendsen will be presenting a bike packing clinic on March 8th at Reser Bicycle Outfitters. Marty has conquered rides such as The Great Divide, The C&O, The Gap, Dawkins Line, RT50-DC, and many others. Michelle and her husband, Eric Berendsen, have completed the Trans AM Trail." more...
OR - "The Timber Logjam ride is a symbol of modern adventure cycling culture. Without formal organization or promotion, word of the ride spread through social media..." more
Yay Bikes February Activity Report
Columbus, OH - "Welcome to the monthly feature in which we round up all our events, earned media, program delivery, meetings and speaking engagements for the month..." more
Athens-Belpre Rail Trail Meeting March 4
Stewart, OH - "The Athens-Belpre Rail-Trail is a new trailway now being developed in southeast Ohio. It will link Athens, Ohio, in Athens County, with Belpre, Ohio, in Washington County..." more
Spring Training Hike March 4
Peninsula, OH - "Hike 1.5 miles along the rolling, unpaved Oak Hill Trail..." more
2017 Bike Summit App
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Bike Sale Work Day March 5
Cincinnati, OH - "Our annual bike sale fundraiser [MoBo Bicycle Co-op] is fast approaching..." more
Ladies LGS Supported Group Ride March 4
New Albany, OH - "Come join us for a 2-3 hour all women group ride! Our goal is to empower and build a community of ladies who love to ride, want to get a great workout, or train for road season." more...
Inaugural MinBRRn Ride
IA - "The MinBRRn, a new, cold-weather bicycle ride from Waukee to Minburn, took place for the first time last Saturday and gave riders a chance to ride along the Raccoon River Valley Trail..." more
Towpath Tappening March 3
Cleveland, OH - "Join Canalway Partners Friday, March 3rd (3-3) at the Towpath Tappening- a celebration of all things Canalway with live music, food and Great Lakes Beer." more...
'Sweat with the Police' Raises Funds for Police Bikes
IA - "...Their mission: Help the MPD raise money to purchase new trail bikes for use by the department's bicycle patrol." more...
Bike Euclid Meeting March 2
Euclid, OH - "Join Bike Euclid for our first meeting of the new year, Thursday March 2, 2017, 6-8pm, at Euclid Brewing Company 21950 Lakeshore Blvd, Euclid, OH 44123..." more
Slow Ride March 2
Cheviot, OH - "A slow ride around Cheviot with a trip to a local eatery..." more
National Bike Summit Lobby Day
D.C. - "The League recently held two webinars to prepare you for attending Bike Lobby Day on Capitol Hill on Wednesday, March 8." more...
Towns Hold Races to Connect Trails
Pineville, MO - "...The event, which includes a 13-mile bike ride, a 5K and a 10K, is a fundraiser for the communities, which are teaming up not only to raise money for each community's trails, but also to build a trail connecting the two towns..." more
2017 Miami Valley Cycling Summit May 5
Fairborn, OH - "...The first 300 people registered will receive a free bike bell provided by Miami Valley Regional Planning Commission Pedal Pals; those registered by April 21 will be guaranteed a free lunch..." more
Winter Warm-ups Hike Feb. 26
Brecksville, OH - "Challenge yourself to a fast-paced 7 miles on the unpaved, hilly terrain of the Buckeye and Valley trails..." more
Cyclist Smashes Zwift Distance Record
"Jasmijn Muller's 1,135.9-mile indoor cycling ride surpasses that of every other man or woman on Zwift Island." more...
Bike Sale Work Day feb. 26
Cincinnati, OH - "Our annual bike sale fundraiser is fast approaching. We need volunteers to help refurbish bikes for the coming sale. Whether you're a professional mechanic or a newbie wrench we could use your help." more...
Camp Chase Trail Cleanup Feb. 25
Trailblazing 101 Workshop Feb. 25
Grayson County, KY - "A free 'Trail Blazing 101' workshop has been scheduled for Saturday, Feb. 25, and volunteers of all ages and abilities are invited to attend and learn the skills necessary to plan, build, and maintain the local biking, hiking, and horseback riding trails..." more
Biking the Iditarod Trail
AK - "...Last year, it took Newton six days to ride his fat tire bike 350 miles in the Iditarod Trail Invitational..." more
Fundraiser for the Columbus Ride of Silence Feb. 24
Columbus, OH - "Yay Bikes! invites you to enjoy a wine tasting led by our own John Bannon, self taught Wine Enthusiast..." more
Lessons in the Underground Railroad Feb. 24
Peninsula, OH - "Campfire Tales: Lessons in the Underground Railroad - The Underground Railroad was a mixture of historical fact and myth..." more
Trail Run Gaining Momentum
Mansfield, OH - "...The Mansfield Park Run [on the B&O Trail] started Jan. 21 as one of only eight of its kind in the United States. It is a free 5K timed run, scheduled to take place every Saturday..." more
Bike Cleveland Social Feb. 24
Bay Village, OH - "...Come on out and get to know your fellow members and other bike minded folks! Bring the kids, bring your friends, bring a sled! You don't need to be a member to come, everyone is invited!" more...
Backpacking the Buckeye Trail Feb. 23
Dayton, OH - "...Hear tales from the trail, stories of misadventure, must-see spots..." more
Liv Women's Only BYOT Feb. 22
Upper Arlington, OH - "...Our first event of the year will be a Bring Your Own Trainer..." more
Protest Ride Postoned
CA - "A Saturday mass bike ride intended to protest what is considered a lack of mountain bike access to Marin's single-track trails was postponed by organizers not wanting to damage saturated paths." more...
2017 Winter Bike and Beer Fest Feb. 22
Cheviot, OH - "Join us for the first Cincinnati Cycle Club happy hour..." more
2017 Rowingbiketour July 1st
Netherlands - "This year's Rowingbike tour will be organised by Theo en Annemieke Homan at their rowing club Pampus in Almere..." more
Bike Smarts Educational Series Starts Feb. 21
Cleveland, OH - "Join Bike Cleveland every 3rd Tuesday for informative classes on a wide range of cycling topics. All are meant to bolster your cycling knowledge, enhance your safety and enjoyment, and encourage you to spend more time on 2 wheels..." more
Young's Ice Cream Charity Bike Tour July 15-16
Yellow Springs, OH - "We've raised over One Million Dollars in the past 14 years. Be a part of the Young's Ice Cream Charity Bike Tour in 2017 - have fun, raise funds for four great charities and enjoy some homemade ice cream!" more...
Submitted by Rik Crouch
Cbus Winter ALLIED-Cat! Feb. 19
Columbus, OH - "...Test your street knowledge in this scavenger hunt through downtown Columbus. This year, we're doing things a little different..." more
Bike Maintenance Clinic Feb. 19
Milford, OH - "During this class you will learn basic bicycle terminology, and how to perform basic procedures as well as what tools are necessary for basic bicycle maintenance..." more
Trek Polar Social Roll Feb. 19
Beginner Flint Ridge Ride Feb. 19
Glenford, OH - "33 mile route with short cut option of approx 23 miles; 2100' of climb with lots of gravel..." more
Official Hueston Woods MTB Meeting Feb. 18
College Corner, OH - "The meeting will be held in the Hueston Room at the Ranger Station. That's the building near the boat launch." more...
Basic Bike Repair Feb. 16
Cincinnati, OH - "Dominic is hosting this free event to the public. He is going to go over general bike maintenance, basic tune ups, and pro-tips." more...
Thursday Trainer Night Feb. 16
Columbus, OH - "This Thursday will be the wildest party you've ever attended on your bike..." more
Bike Titan to be Remembered this Weekend
WI - "Wheel & Sprocket owner had national impact." more...
Ohio-IMBA Weekend at Ray's MTB Park Feb. 18-19
Cleveland, OH - "Ray's Indoor Bike Park is showing support for IMBA and Ohio Chapters..." more...
Ohio State Parks Survey
OH - "ODNR Division of State Parks and Watercraft is is requesting public input for 2018 -2023 Statewide Comprehensive Outdoor Recreation Plan (SCORP). This includes multipurpose and mountain bike trails. more...
Submitted by Michael Musgrave
New Downhill MTB Speed Record
Cincy Cycling Club Newsletter
Cincinnati, OH - Read the February edition.
2017 National Bike Challenge
"The League of American Bicyclists and presenting sponsor 3M are excited to announce the sixth annual National Bike Challenge. The Challenge will welcome over 60,000 riders to pedal a combined 30 million miles between May 1 and September 30, 2017 for improved health, fitness and fun!" more...
Upcoming Cycling Instructor Seminars
"...If you're an experienced and knowledgeable rider with a desire to make bicycling safe and accessible for others, you can become a League Cycling Instructor, too! Join the ranks of more than 3,500 LCIs nationwide by registering for a three-day course in your area." more...
Full Moon Hike Feb. 11
Pancakes with FMCPT Feb. 11
London, OH - "12th Annual Pancake & Sausage Breakfast." more...
Basic Bike Care Feb. 9
Cincinnati, OH - "Join Matt in Loveland as he runs through the necessities in caring for your bike and keeping it clean." more...
I Love Cycling (Valentine's Day Ride) Feb. 11
Cheviot, OH - "How much do you love your bike? Show it some love in these winter months and join us for double loop of Cheviot..." more
Zombie Apocalypse Ride Feb. 11
Columbus, OH - "Year of Yay! is a series of 12 monthly bicycle tours that are FREE for members and first-time guests..." more
Depave NEO Feb. 8
Parma, OH - "We've got way too much impervious surface. It's making our cities flood and our streams unhealthy. Let's do something about it." more...
Bikepacking 101 Feb. 7
Marietta, OH - "Come down to the shop to hear Salsa Cycles representative Josh Feazell introduce the world of Bikepacking!.." more
Sacramento, CA - "BikeParty Sacramento (BPS) is the first Friday of every month since 2012. In addition to colorfully lights on bikes, the group (more than 100 bikes most months) also rides to music and stops in a couple of places to party and dance." more...
John Muir Trail Trip Planning Feb. 7
Dayton, OH - "Join Yvonne Entingh and Lucy Sanchez for an enriching presentation of the John Muir Trail. A presentation of two women who have successfully hiked the 222 miles of the rugged yet beautiful and challenging JMT..." more
Summit MetroParks Weekend Activities
Akron, OH - See current and upcoming programs and events.
Buckeye Lake Area: Things-to-Do
Buckeye Lake, OH - View the list.