Organized Rides & Groups
The Metro Detroit area has some wonderful trails and parks to get out and enjoy a nice bike ride! If you're looking for a group to ride with, check out any of these!
May 8, 2018 - September - Tuesdays at 7:00pm, Al Petri & Sons Woodhaven
Bicycle Belles of Downriver offers an oppurtunity to build confidence in women on bicycles. The planned rides and free clinics are for ladies 18 and up with any skill level, from novice to experienced. Starts at our Woodhaven location and goes 5-10 miles through the neighborhood. Be sure to join the Facebook page for more information.
Taylor Bike Crew
Thursdays 7pm, Heritage Park in Taylor
A great 10 mile ride each week through Taylor. Stay connected to the Facebook page for weekly info
Several rides available throughout the week, check calendar for dates/times
Downriver's local cycling club. The purpose of this club is to promote fun and fitness through bicycling, to participate in the recreational, travel and transportation, use of bicycles and to promote educational and legislative efforts for the safe and effective use of bicycles. A monthly calendar is posted on the DCC webpage and their Facebook page.
The DCC hosts the annual MGST (Metro Grand Spring Tour) ride, a great organized ride the first Sunday in May. More information is available on the DCC webpage.
Monday evenings, May-October, 6:00pm in Detroit
Slow Roll is a group bicycle ride that meets every Monday night in Detroit. Each week they meet at different venues and take a unique route throughout the city, including all the major and minor neighborhoods that we are all so proud of.
Slow Roll is for everyone; all ages, all skill levels and every type of bike is welcome. The slow pace keeps the group safe and gives riders a unique perspective of our great city and its neighborhoods.
Stay connected on start locations on their website.
Fridays, starting May 11th, 7pm at Eastern Market Shed 5
PedalUp Riderz is a group bike ride through the streets of Detroit, MI. Take in the sights of the Motor City from ground level, like you’ve never seen them before. Rides are typically 15 – 25 miles at a moderate pace (10-14mph). Check out the Facebook page for more info.
LMB Organized Events & Tours
Looking for more information on monthly events across Michigan? The League of Michigan Bicyclists publishes a great yearly calendar with events all over Michigan. The ride calendar is available at lmb.org. Our stores do have limited print copies available (limit 2 per person).