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Local Rides & Events

Roanoke has a wealth of bike riding opportunities. These rides are "local favorites" shared by area cyclists for folks to discover, explore, and enjoy! Each ride has a map, stats, a brief description, and points of interest so you know exactly what kind of fun you’re getting into. We also have regular group rides and bike related events to keep riding run all year round.

Events

We’re always finding ways to stoke up the bicycle community. Check here regularly for upcoming bicycle related events.

Women's Night!
Tire Changing Master Class

Thursday November 4th
6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

Join us for hands-on experience and instruction on how to change a flat tire in our Tire Changing Master Class. Bring your bike, and our staff will help you practice fixing a flat on your own bike or help you learn how to set up tubeless on your own bike. If you are not ready to jump in and get your hands dirty, you are welcome to come and watch. 

Please RSVP so we can make sure we have enough staff to provide a personal experience. Walk-ins are always welcome as well. 

Group Rides

Mullet Ride

The Mullet Ride

6pm Wednesdays
Cardinal Bicycle Grandin

Party in the front, party in the back! Meet us for a fun, no-drop mountain bike ride on Mill Mountain. The ride duration is generally around 90 minutes. Bring lights, mask, ID, and money for beer after the ride.

Gravel and Grinds

Gravel and Grinds

9am Saturdays
Cardinal Bicycle Grandin

A socially distanced, conversation-pace gravel and pavement ride leaving from Grandin to start off your Saturday morning on the right foot (errr wheel). Bring lights, mask, and coffee money.

Gravel and Grinds

Crank Sisters Social

6pm Thursdays
Cardinal Bicycle Grandin

Come as you are on what you got! Any individual with a female or non-binary gender identity can ride with us on a sub 10 mile no drop social ride. Have a fun, make friends and ride bikes

Ready to Join a Ride?

Road Rides

Road Rides

Roanoke has endless country road cycling opportunities. Try these routes to get your miles in.

Hit the Road
Gravel Rides

Gravel Rides

The gravel goods. These are local favorite gravel routes that will challenge and thrill!

Road Rides

Gravity Rides

If you love descending, then these are the rides you want to check out! (Note: You do have to ride (or push) up to go down.)

Get Rowdy
Gravel Rides

Trail Rides

Roanoke is one of the greatest places to ride mountain bikes on earth. Check out our favorite local trails.