Mountain Biking

There are no more Mountain Biking Clinics scheduled until Summer, until then, get out there on a great group ride and have a good time on your Roanoke trails!

Carvins Cove Mtn Biker

Interested in a Group Ride? Check out these weekly mountain bike rides through RIMBA and local bike shops!

RIMBA has plenty of group rides for all ability levels. The most popular ones are listed below, but check out their calendar for the most up to date schedule of what they have going on.

RIMBA Beginner/Intermediate Ride at the Cove–Saturday mornings at 11:00am at the Bennett Springs Parking Lot

RIMBA Beginner Ride at the Cove–Thursdays at 6:00pm at the Bennett Springs Parking Lot

RIMBA Intermediate Ride at the Cove–Tuesdays at 6:00pm at the Bennett Springs Parking Lot

RIMBA M3: Monday Mill Mountain–Ride with Kyle Inman as long as it is 50 degrees or warmer on the Mill Mountain trails. Duration is between one to one and a half hours. Meeting time is 6pm at Rivers Edge Park.

RIMBA Thursday Lunch Vacation Ride–Meets at Underdog Bikes at the base of Mill Mountain at 12:30pm on Thursdays. Duration is about an hour and participants commonly grab a bite to eat at Fork in the Alley afterwards. For more information, check out “RIMBA Lunch Vacation Ride” on facebook.

Weekly Thursday Night Ride at Mill Mountain–sponsored by East Coasters Bike Shop. This ride leaves from Fork in the Alley at 6:30pm and is an intermediate ride for approximately 90 minutes. ¬†For more information, contact East Coasters at 540-774-7933.

Cardinal Bike Shop Ride at Mill Mountain РEvery 2nd and 4th Wednesdays of the month Cardinal Bike Shop will be sponsoring a free group ride at Mill Mountain. There will be a fast pace and a beginner pace group and the rides will meet at the Discovery Center at 5:30pm.

Know of another group ride that happens at Mill Mountain, Carvins Cove, Fallon Park Cyclocross Course, or Fishburn Park that you think should make the list? Contact Renee Lavin Powers, Outdoor Recreation Specialist for Trails and Trail Programs at and let her know!