What we're about

Get out and ride! This is a group for anyone in Arvada, CO or nearby areas to meet up for bike rides around the area. Arvada is a great place to ride, with tons of trails, parks, bike lanes, and great weather. Riding is a great way to explore new areas of the city or get to know your own neighborhood. We have experienced riders to lead rides for all ability levels, including recreational rides (12-16 miles at an exercise pace) as well as shorter and slower kid-friendly rides (3-5 miles at a conversational pace).

Upcoming events (5)

Road Ride

The Bicycle Shack LLC

Let's hit the road! For those that need a ride away from trail users, try this Rec Road Ride. It’s a new route, a 24 mile counter clockwise loop on well frequented road bike routes to Golden and Crown Hill and G-line and back to West Woods. Look at new bikes in the Shack after the ride. Click here for the route map: http://bikefriendlyarvada.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/BFA-8-Road-Ride.pdf What to bring: Your bike (in good working condition) Water (preferably a water bottle or camelback) Your helmet Sunscreen Sunglasses (recommended to keep bugs and sunlight out of your eyes) Weather appropriate clothing A great attitude and sense of adventure

Candelas Ride

14967 Candelas Pkwy

Check out the new trails in Candelas with a brand new BFA ride. Start at the King Soopers and ride the length of Candelas and then return for a ten mile ride. See new trails, new houses, parks, new people and great views. Click here for the route map: http://bikefriendlyarvada.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/BFA-9-Candelas-Rec-Ride.pdf What to bring: Your bike (in good working condition) Water (preferably a water bottle or camelback) Your helmet Sunscreen Sunglasses (recommended to keep bugs and sunlight out of your eyes) Weather appropriate clothing A great attitude and sense of adventure

Ice Cream Family Ride

Olde Town Hub Parking Garage Roof

This will be a 5 mile ride on trails and bike friendly streets. We’ll leave from the roof of the new Olde Town Hub parking garage head east on Grandview, west on the Ralston Creek Trail and back east on 57th to Scrumptious for ice cream all around. Click here for the route map: http://bikefriendlyarvada.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/BFA-10-Ice-Cream-Family-Ride.pdf What to bring: Your bike (in good working condition) Water (preferably a water bottle or camelback) Your helmet Sunscreen Sunglasses (recommended to keep bugs and sunlight out of your eyes) Weather appropriate clothing A great attitude and sense of adventure

Ride to Buffalo Bill's Day Parade in Golden

Van Bibber Open Space

This ride heads west to Golden and is timed to arrive just before the Buffalo Bill’s Day parade begins. We will watch for a while and then head back to Van Bibber Park, or you can stay in Golden and enjoy the festivities. Click here for the route map: http://bikefriendlyarvada.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/BFA-11-Ride-to-Buffalo-Bill-Parade.pdf What to bring: Your bike (in good working condition) Water (preferably a water bottle or camelback) Your helmet Sunscreen Sunglasses (recommended to keep bugs and sunlight out of your eyes) Weather appropriate clothing A great attitude and sense of adventure

Past events (73)

Rocky Mountain Greenway Ride

Thomson Elementary School

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