There are lots of opportunities to ride with groups in Detroit!


We've documented some of them below. While it would be impossible to make a complete roster, please contact us if there's something we’ve missed.


Wheelhouse Winter Joy Rides: Meet at our Hamtramck location once a month on Saturday mornings at 9 a.m. for a two-hour no-drop ride. Pace, route, and mileage will be dependent on who shows up and the weather. Flexible, fun, and free! November 16, 2017/December 9, 2017/January 13, 2018/February 17, 2018/March 10, 2018

Detroit Bikes!: Monthly bike tours of Detroit, leisurely pace, free.

Bike the Blizzard: A 24-hour ride where riders gather pledges to help fund Back Alley Bikes' programs. January 14, 2018

Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial Ride: Annual ride approximately 10 miles in length featuring several historical sites relevant to Dr. King and other activists that were integral to the March and the impact of the "I Have a Dream" speech delivered at Cobo center afterward. January 15, 2018

Ride of Silence: An annual, national, slow-paced bicycle ride that takes place the third Wednesday of May to honor those cyclists who have been killed or injured while cycling on public roadways. Details forthcoming. May 16, 2018

Tour D'Eastside(Cycle Into Spring): Ride the east side! Sixth Annual fundraiser for the Conner Creek Greenway. June 2, 2018

Critical Mass: Last Friday of every month, 6:30 pm @ the corner of Warren & Trumbull.

Sierra Club Green Cruise: Organized bike ride highlighting green alternatives. 42 and 22 mile options available. August 11, 2018

J-Cycle: An annual ride celebrating exciting developments happening in and around the city to explore its Jewish history. August 19, 2018

Bike The Bridge:  Only chance of the year to bike across the Ambassador Bridge! October 28, 2018

Tour de Troit: The state’s largest bike ride, a fundraiser for local greenways. This one’s MEGA-AWESOME! September 15, 2018

People for Palmer Park: Thursday night rides, 7 pm.

Slow Roll: Monday night cruises take off from various spots at 8 pm.

Bike to Work: An annual event that encourages commuting to work by bicycle in the Motor City. 2018 date TBD

Handlebars for the Homeless: The Neighborhood Service Organization's annual bike ride to benefit the homeless. 2018 date TBD

WSU Baroudeur Ride: Raises funds to benefit students who embody the baroudeur spirit in their academic endeavors. August 18, 2018

UDM Midnight Ride:  An annual 20-25  mile ride that highlights some of Detroit's historic districts. September 14, 2018