|Jun 29, 2013||Possum Pedal||Graham TX Courthouse (608 Elm Street, Graham TX)||The Possum Pedal is an annual ride in and around Graham TX. Located between Ft. Worth and Wichita Falls, Texas. Our ride offers lots of rolling hills and beautiful scenery. This is a ride, not a race, so come prepared to enjoy yourself and the community of Graham! 7, 14, 30, 47 and 60 miles||940-549-3355|
|Jul 20, 2013||Peanut Bike Ride||Downtown Gorman, TX||Tour the Peanut country. 9,26,45,and 100 miles||254-734-6477|
|Jul 21, 2013||Katy Flatland Century||Cinco Ranch High School||Northwest Cycling Club is a volunteer-based non-profit organization which promotes the social, recreational, transportation and health aspects of cycling through education, club rides, philanthropy and meetings of members. New Routes for the Katy Flatland Century ride: 21, 48, 68, & 100 miles.||713-466-1240|
|Aug 24, 2013||Hotter'n Hell 100||Wichita Falls, TX||Hotter'N Hell Hundred Endurance Ride - HH100||940-322-3223|
|Sep 15, 2013||Tour de Pink||Prarie View A&M||A terrific ride supporting a wonderful local charity. Tour de Pink has become one of the falls most attended rides. Great riding, amazing rest stops and riders with pink in their heart.|
|Oct 12, 2013||Bike Around the Bay||Galveston Bay||A 2 day ride supporting the Galveston Bay Foundation. Come enjoy one of the best rides in Houston. Great riding, ferry rides, overnight in Galveston and return day 2 on the west side of Galveston Bay.|
|Oct 19, 2013||Missions Tour de Goliad||Downtown Goliad||We invite you to join us on the third Saturday in October for the annual Missions Tour de Goliad Bike Ride, which is rapidly becoming one of the premier rides in Texas. The Missions Tour de Goliad offers the unique charm and challenges of the South Texas countryside. Whether you choose the 10, 30, 50, or 65 mile tours, you will pedal through a rich countryside filled with stately centuries-old live oak trees and gently rolling hills. Make plans now to join us on October 19, 2013. Set your course for Goliad--a Texas Destination!||361-645-3563|
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.
|Every Saturday||7:15 a.m.||40 – 45 Mile Ride (20 – 22mph) Leaves the shop and follows along with the 25 mile riders out to Zube Park and then heads out to Waller and up towards Stage Coach. This is a challenging paced ride with some rolling hills. Intermediate to advance skilled riders are invited to attend. There are two places on the route to stop and get water and to rest.||Bike Barn Cypress||281-463-2200|
|Every Saturday||7:15 a.m.||25 Mile Ride (16-20mph) Ride ventures through the Cypress area and back roads of Fairfield. We take off from the store parking lot for 25 miles out to Zube Park and back. There is a restroom and water break at the halfway point. All levels of riders are welcomed with varying pace groups.||Bike Barn Cypress||281-463-2200|
|Every Saturday||7:15 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 Champions||281-320-0399|
|Every Saturday||7:15 a.m.||Mountain Bike Ride - Champions. Riders meet at the front of the store to ride through the Cypresswood trails. Basic mountain skills are shown to beginners, and the intermediate riders can have fun, too.||Bike Barn Champions||281-320-0399|
|Every Saturday||7:30 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 Saturday||7:30 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 Atascocita||281-812-8423|
|Every Saturday||8:00 a.m.||Bike Barn Katy Saturday Rides||Bike Barn Katy||281-492-7433|
|Every Saturday||8:00 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. For more information email email@example.com||Bike Barn Katy||281-492-7433|
|Every Sunday||7:15 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 Champions||281-320-0399|
|Every Sunday||7:30 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 University||713-529-9002|
|Weekends||7:30 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 & Wednesday||5:00 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-45||281-480-9100|
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.
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.