If you are looking for a getaway this weekend, Cannon Beach’s Fat Bike Festival on the Oregon Coast is something to consider!! Explore the local beaches and Cannon Beach’s surrounding community. Enjoy a weekend of fat bike events, demo bikes, food, drink & fun. More INFO HERE!
Friday, May 17th
5-7pm: Welcome Party & Registration/Packet Pick Up
7pm: Sunset group ride to kick off the weekend!!
Saturday, May 18th
8am: Registration/Packet Pick Up
8:30-11:30am: 13-mile beach ride from Ecola Creek to waterfall & back with rest stops along the way.
Noon-4pm: Scavenger Hunt/Poker Ride in Cannon Beach. Are you going to win the awesome prizes?? Final stop at Pelican Brewery!
6:30pm: Group ride…
Did ya know the Chainbreaker started in 1996? That’s pretty cool. If you don’t know this is a great spring MTB event in Central Oregon. Easy to participate in and fun for all. Bend mountain biking at it’s best. Check out MORE INFO HERE!
This cross-country race is part of the Oregon Off Road Series which encourages racers from across Oregon to travel to select races over the duration of the season.
Registration is open!
This Saturday May 11th COTA is organizing a Trail Work Day. This is a chance to come out, give back and hang out with really great people who like to mountain bike in Central Oregon. More INFO HERE!
We’ll meet up at 9:00am at Loge Camp Entrada for coffee, light snacks & the game plan, then break out into teams & head out to do our magic. We’ll reconvene for the after-party lunch compliments of NYC Subs, with tasty beverages from Humm Kombucha and Cascade Lakes Brewery.
Please bring: water, snacks, sunscreen, long pants, good sturdy footwear, work gloves, and protective eyewear. Bring a helmet if you have one – COTA will supply hard hats and other PPE (personal…
Liv Women’s Basic Bike Maintenance Clinic will cover basic bike parts, how to perform a safety check, basic day-to-day maintenance, how to change a flat tire and remove/reinstall a rear wheel. Questions regarding repairs, fit and general cycling practices are welcome.
Thursday, May 2, 2019 Bend, OR
Liv Women’s Basic Bike Maintenance Clinic @ Hutch’s Bicycles Eastside
6:30pm – 8:00pm
Refreshments and sweet Liv swag will be provided! More INFO HERE!
Please bring one of the wheels from your bike along for hands on tire removal practice. This is for tires with tubes.
Do you know about the Cascade Gravel Grinder? Well, it’s in Bend this weekend and it is one of the most scenic and diverse gravel events in the country. Located in Bend the event will provide three days of amazing rides through the Central Oregon high desert and Cascade Mountain Range. You can choose to race competitively or just for fun and recreational enjoyment. choose to ride one day, two days or all three. Check it out! More INFO HERE.
Pine Mountain Sports is hosting another FREE rad bike clinic. Learn to repair your mountain bike on the trail and it will keep you safe and confident on long rides. The beginners clinic is taught in the workshop after hours and will cover the basics including flat tire repairs, caring for your chain, and basic maintenance. No need to bring your bicycle. More INFO HERE.
When: Tuesday April 23rd, 730pm
Where: Pine Mountain Sports
RSVP via phone is required; 10 people per session. Call 541-385-8080 to register.
Central Oregon Trail Alliance and Bend Bikes invite you to take a closer look at the different ways that bicycles and cars affect the livability of Central Oregon. We can all see that more cars and more congestion are making an unwelcome impact in Bend. More INFO HERE.
When: Thursday March 21, 8pm-930pm
Where: McMenamins Old St. Francis Movie Theater
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This winter we’ve been blessed with great snow, and the Wanoga Fatbike Trails have been groomed several days a week (weather dependent) by hard-working groomers. The grooming team, headed up by Gary Meyer, includes Steve Lamerdin, Chris Scotch, Chris Sabo, Richard Candelaria, Neil Wrede, Jim Gauvreau, and Gary Klingler.
Come out Tue Mar 19, 7pm at Pine Mountain Sports to celebrate an awesome winter of fatbike riding. We’ll raise a glass to toast the team’s wonderful work to keep our fatbike trails so rideable and fun!
This Wednesday, Feb 27, hosted by Web Cyclery/Web Skis and Dirty Freehub. More INFO HERE!
Even if you think Tasmania is somewhere in Africa, come join the Dirty Freehub team for a good ole “show and tell” event about their latest adventure to this island way down under. Find out why Gravel Girl (Linda) has nominated Tasmania as the next gravel capital of the world and which are her Tassie bucket list routes and hear a few of the tall tale stories from their rides. Captain O (Kevin) will also be on hand to give out his opinions on important topics like what bike, tires and spare parts to bring, weather considerations, and more. And Mark, our own Bendite…