Mountain Biking

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There are no mountain biking programs scheduled at this time. Please check back in the spring for more opportunities to get outside!

 

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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 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 Beginner/Intermediate Ride at the Cove–Meet at the Bennett Springs Parking Lot at 6:00pm for a no drop ride, continuing throughout winter unless the weather is under 20 degrees or raining.

RIMBA Tuesday Night Ride at the Cove–Meet at the Bennett Springs Parking Lot at 6:00pm for a sport-expert level ride led by Chris Clark.

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.

Starlight Bikes Weekly Wednesday Night Ladies Ride–sponsored by Starlight Bikes. Meet at their shop in Grandin for a 2 part ride–one part Fishburn Park trails, the other part Mill Mountain Trails. Ride duration is about 1.5 hours for this no-drop ride. For more information, contact Starlight Bikes at 540-400-6684.

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, Outdoor Recreation Specialist for Trails and Trail Programs at renee.lavin@roanokeva.gov and let her know!