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Upcoming Rides

At Bike Barn we pride ourselves on supporting the Houston Cycling Community.  We show that support through our commitments with various rides and charities around the greater Houston area.  In addition we strive to enhance your experience and share our passion for cycling by providing free weekly rides. The weekly rides start from each of our store locations and are very casual. Please visit this page periodically for all the latest information on these and other rides in the area.



If you have any rides or events that you would like us to add to our calendar please send us an email about it.

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UPCOMING TOUR CALENDAR

DateEvent NameLocationDescriptionPhone
Oct 25, 2014Moonlight Bicycle RambleGeorge R Brown Convention CenterSince 1973, thousands of riders have lit up the streets of Houston for this amazing fully-supported bicycle ride. Starting from the George R Brown Convention Center in downtown Houston at 11:59 pm the ramble will have an 8-mile and 20-mile route. Prizes awarded for best costume and best lighted bike. All riders are required to wear a bicycle helmet and have lights on their bikes.
Oct 25, 2014Kiwanis Sealy Fall ClassicSealy, Texas Come and join us for a challenging fall ride on country roads through the hills of Sealy, Texas. It's A Great Cause and A Lot of Fun. Routes available 22, 33, 45 and 60 mile. Hosted by the Kiwanis Club of Houston and benefits Amigos de las Americas (AMIGOS)
Nov 1, 2014Independence RideWalis, TXPowered by T-Mobile and coordinated by the Schlumberger Cycling Club, the event has been organized for the past seven years in order to raise funds and awareness for the Independence Fund, a veteran run non-profit organization that assists injured troops from the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan.12, 23, 42 & 65 miles
Nov 2, 2014Houston Donut RallyKaty, TXThe Tour de Donut is a unique bicycle race where riders embark on an appetizing 28-mile journey with rest stops along the way serving as many delectable donuts as you can eat. For EACH tasty donut consumed, the rider is awarded a tempting 5-minute time credit. Eat enough delicious donuts, and you can finish the race before you even started! In addition, riders can ride the 57-mile route shape up for the BP MS 150. The event benefits the Make-A-Wish Foundation of the Texas Gulf Coast.
Nov 8, 2014Pedal Palacios Bike RidePalacios, TX12 mile, 36 mile or 60 mile routes on quiet country roads with water views - a flat and friendly ride Proceeds benefit Palacios hike & bike trails and tourist information.
Nov 15, 2014Spirit Ride 2014Livingston High School, Livingston, TXThe 2nd Annual Spirit Ride, benefiting Polk County Crime Stoppers, Inc., will offer both experienced and beginning bicyclists an opportunity to ride through Historic Downtown Livingston on the way in completing 22 mile, 33 mile, 42 mile or 100km rides along the shore line of Lake Livingston and the surrounding rolling hills of Polk County, Texas. Ride starts at 8am. Rest stops and SAG support will be available on all routes. This will include snacks and drinks along the way with plenty of port-a-potties. Lunch and refreshments will be provided to riders on their return to the high school parking lot.936-967-0124
Nov 15, 2014Just Ride for a Just CauseSimonton, TXPassion for Humanity's mission is to increase awareness of and offer support for victims of sex trade and commercial sexual exploration in the greater Houston area. 20, 40, 60, and 73 mile options available.832-746-3010
Nov 23, 2014Bike the Bend Ride for LiteracyRichmond, TXBike the Bend for Literacy supports the Literacy Council of Fort Bend County which is a non-profit organization providing adults with ESL classes, GED preparation classes and basic literacy tutoring. Route options: 20, 35, & 63 Miles
Jan 17, 2015Texas Independence Bicycle TourDeer Park, TXThe Texas Independence Bike Tour is a one day event bringing cyclists from the Houston area together to tour the San Jacinto Battleground and adjacent communities raising funds to support the Deer Park Rotary Club Scholarship Program while promoting the local area. 30, 48, 62 mile routes
Jan 24, 2015Bike Through The ForestColdspring, TXBike Through the Forest benefiting the Kingwood High School Fillies dance and drill team. The ride starts at the San Jacinto County Courthouse on the square in Coldspring, Texas. Route options: 12, 25, 33 and 46 miles through beautiful countryside.
Jan 25, 2015Frost Bike 50Cypress, TX Ride routes of 17, 45 and 55 miles. Proceeds benefit the Jersey Village High School Gold Duster Drill Team and the National MS Society! A great way to start your BP MS 150 training. A BP MS150 recommended ride. Snack provided 11:00AM – 1:00PM and, YES, our traditional banana bread and refreshments available at ride rest stops!
Jan 31, 2015Clay Walker's Band Against MS RideHockley, TXThe event starts and finishes at the beautiful Houston Oaks Country Club & Family Sports Retreat, a unique retreat with 400 acres of majestic oaks and beautiful surrounding countryside. The ride offers a great day of cycling fun along scenic country roads with route options of 13, 27, 45, and 60 miles (Metric Century). The registration fee includes a lunch and a special appearance by Clay Walker!
Feb 7, 2015Pedaling the PrairieHempstead, TXPedaling the Prairie is a non-competitive bike ride held annually around the rice fields and prairie between Bellville and Katy, Texas. This is a BP MS 150 Recommended Ride. All proceeds benefit the athletic department of Faith West Academy. Route options vary from 24 mile to 71 mile.
Feb 8, 2015Bike for Little HeroesWaller, TXChildren of our soldiers, especially those soldiers who have been wounded or will not be coming home, make a special sacrifice. Operation Red, White and Bike is dedicated to recognizing this incredible sacrifice. We do a special gift of a world-class bicycle for these little heroes. Ride Starts at Waller High School, 16, 32 50 & 66 mile routes.
Feb 8, 2015Bike for Little HeroesWaller, TXChildren of our soldiers, especially those soldiers who have been wounded or will not be coming home, make a special sacrifice. Operation Red, White and Bike is dedicated to recognizing this incredible sacrifice. We do a special gift of a world-class bicycle for these little heroes. Ride Starts at Waller High School, 16, 32 50 & 66 mile routes.
Feb 14, 2015Humble Lions Bike RideHumble, TXA BP MS 150 Recommended Ride. Benefits handicapped and diabetic children, and Hearts Scholarship Foundation, medical student scholarships. Humble Lions Club Charities, Inc. is a 501 C-3 Organization. Route options include 22 miles, 46.5 miles and 51.1 miles
Feb 15, 2015Tri-County Hill HopperWarrenton, TXThe Tri-County Hill Hopper is a BP MS 150 Recommended Ride with three route options available: 20, 36 or 67 miles. Each route provides a hilly ride complemented by some flats through the scenic Round Top area within the counties of Fayette, Colorado and Austin.
Feb 21, 2015The Bulldog Bike RideWaller, TXWaller Junior High School presents the 9th Annual Bulldog Bike Ride and Pancake breakfast. Following your ride, join us in the cafeteria for a pancake breakfast complete with coffee and juice served by our students. Route options: 25 miles, 32 miles and 50 miles.

WEEKLY RIDES

Join Bike Barn and our friends at Space City Cycling Club on these fun weekly rides. Whether you are new in biking or an old pro, there is a ride that is right for you.

All cyclists are invited to participate in the Bike Barn weekly rides conditional upon the wearing of proper safety gear and obeying safety rules and traffic laws.  By participating you agree to our Release and Waiver, click here to read.

DayStart TimeDescriptionLocationPhone
Every Saturday7:00 a.m.35 - 25 Mile Ride (16-21mph) Ride ventures through the Cypress area and back roads of Fairfield. We take off from the store parking lot. There is a restroom and water break at the halfway point. Road Bikes are best for this ride. Average pace will be 16 - 21 mph. Lights are recommended for Fall rides.Bike Barn Cypress281-213-3791
Every Sunday7:00 a.m.50+ Mile Ride (20 – 24 mph) This is a new ride we are leading. It is focused towards the endurance athlete wanting to improve their long distance temp pace. Lights are recommended for Fall rides. Bike Barn Cypress281-213-3791
Every Saturday7:15 a.m.Join the Champions crew for a scenic suburban to rural 44 mile ride, which goes north into Montgomery County. This ride is for the intermediate rider, where the pace is 18-22mph. There is one sprint zone at the turn around point, and a gas station/rest area on the return ride. Bike Barn Champions281-320-0399
Every Saturday8:00 a.m.Bike Barn Katy Saturday Rides.Bike Barn Katy 281-492-7433
Every Saturday8:00 a.m.A slow pace group of riders leaves from Bike Barn Katy every Saturday at 8:00 am. Join us at our Katy location for this fun ride - Ask at the start for the employee that leads the ride. This ride is recommended for beginners or riders that keep a pace of 14 to 16 miles per hour. Participating children must be at least 12 years old and have completed a riding safety course. For more information email katy@bikebarn.com Bike Barn Katy281-492-7433
Every Saturday7:30 a.m.Bike Barn rides with Space City Cycling Club and invites all riders to enjoy varying routes around the Clearlake area. 40 miles & 60+milesBike Barn Clear Lake 281-480-9100
Every Saturday7:30 a.m.This is a beautiful ride around the south end of Lake Houston. The ride is geared toward the intermediate to advanced skill level riders - 37 & 50 mile ride option.Bike Barn Atascocita281-812-8423
Every Saturday7:30 a.m.Join the Westchase crew for a 25 mile ride starting in Westchase, and ride along Eldridge Parkway, through the neighborhoods of Spring Branch and the Villages, and the Westside. This ride will appeal to the brave beginner (16-20mph), and the intermediate rider (18-22mph). We roll at 7:30am. Road bikes are best for this ride. Contact the store for more information. Bike Barn Westchase281-558-2234
Every Sunday7:15 a.m.Join the Champions crew for a 65 mi ride from our Spring location into the rolling hills of Montgomery County. There are two pace groups. Advanced: pace is 22+ mph, & Intermediate: pace is 18-22mph. This ride is not recommended for beginners.Bike Barn Champions281-320-0399
Every Sunday7:30 a.m.Route covers a variety of Houston neighborhoods. Not recommended for beginners. Must have intermediate to advanced cycling skills & be able to maintain a minimum of 15 mph for 30 miles. Road bikes or Cyclocross bikes recommended.Bike Barn West University713-529-9002
Weekends7:30 a.m.Bike Barn rides with Space City Cycling Club and invites all riders to enjoy varying routes around the Clearlake area. 40 miles & 60+miles.Bike Barn Clear Lake 281-480-9100
Every Monday & Wednesday5:00 p.m.Between March and November. This Paper Clip starts at 5:00 pm, on I-45S service road near the place formerly known as Sussan furniture 3820 Interstate 45 in Dickinson. Calmer pace, comfortable for strong 18's and sandbagging 21's. Behind Sussan's Furniture. 517 & I-45281-480-9100
Every Tuesday9:00 amBike Barn Atascocita and the Lake Houston Bike Chicks invite you to join a 30-40 mile womens’ ride. Contact the store for more information or to receive updates through our group message board. Bike Barn Atascocita281-812-8423
Every Thursday10:30 amJoin the Lake Houston Bike Chicks for a beginner friendly ride rolling out from the Shell station on Deussen Pkwy. This is a great option for beginner cyclists to experience 15 - 20 miles through nearby park loops in a group environment. Contact the store for more information or to receive updates through our group message board.Shell station on Deussen Pkwy281-812-8423

SCCC Saturday and Sunday Group Rides

Bike Barn is the primary sponsor of the Space City Cycling Club whose mission it is to promote cycling as both a sport and as a recreational activity for the entire family. All cyclists are invited to participate in the organized Club rides conditional upon the wearing of proper safety gear and obeying safety rules and traffic laws. For all non-members, the signing of a Club liability disclaimer is a required condition for riding with the Club. For more information visit SCCC.

Informal Rides

What are informal rides all about? Usually rides are INFORMAL on a holiday or when an out of town or big charity-type ride are scheduled at the same time. Informal rides provide a way for people not participating in one of these other rides to ride as a group to improve ride safety and have more fun than riding alone.