Below is a short list of beginner friendly group rides that are held every week. There are many other rides around town that are held every day of the week. For a full list visit: https://www.facebook.com/groups/bhamridefinder/

Tuesday

Tour de Ham // Start - 6:15p.m. // Location - Avondale Brewing Company // Distance - 10 miles

Join us for a social bicycle ride that tours through the fun parts of Birmingham. Spandex is not required and all bikes and abilities are welcome. We will ride a 10 mile loop through the Magic City!

Ride meets at 6:00p.m. and rolls at 6:15 every Tuesday from Rogue Tavern on 2nd Avenue North. Free parking available between Rogue Tavern and Pale Eddie's Pour House!

All riders get discounts at area restaurants. Check their facebook page for most up to date details!

Helmets are not required for riders 16 years of age or older, but are HIGHLY RECOMMENDED!

Remember to bring front and back lights. The entire ride is in the dark during the winter season. You want to see and be seen!

Thursday

Trample // Start - 6:30p.m. // Location - Redemptive Cycles back alley // Route - Mystery (around Downtown area) // Distance - 8 to 12 miles //

Only the very best ride that Bham has to offer! Open to everyone! No fancy bike needed. 

Around halfway through the ride we always stop for ~10-15 minutes at a scenic location or park around town to socialize. BYOB! It may be dark on our way back, especially during the winter so lights are necessary.

Hang out with us afterwards too! If it's Thursday, we're riding - rain or shine!

Saturday

Saturday Stroll // Start - 8:30a.m. // Location - Uptown

We will meet under the Uptown sign in the main plaza and roll out around 8:30.

Beginner / casual bicycle ride in downtown Birmingham. We will keep a casual pace and will not leave anyone behind. No Spandex required and all types of bikes welcome. We will make a loop through town and pick a place to hang out afterwards in Uptown.

There is a Zyp Bikeshare station at Uptown. You can rent a bike if you don't have one of your own. You can rent and unlock bikes from your smartphone with the ZYP App.

Sunday

Slow Your Roll // Start - 3:45p.m. // Location - Seeds Coffee Company

Featured in Bicycling Magazine's "6 Awesome Bike Rides That Are All About Having Fun".

Join us for a casual/social bicycle ride around Homewood. We meet at Seeds Coffee Company on Sunday's at 3:45p.m. and roll out at 4:00.

Bring any bike that you have, bring the whole family, bring a friend!

Anyone under the age of 16 is required to wear a helmet under AL state law. We encourage everyone to wear a helmet, and practice safe cycling skills while participating within this group.