Bicycle events: 10AM to 2PM
All cycling events are free.
All cycling events require helmets.
All cycling events are "Wheels Up" at their given time.
All cycling events meet in Community Park at the tennis courts except the mountain biking.
Bike Events Schedule:
8AM "50 Miler Sightseer" This self-paced ride with Darius Mark (leader) will meander through the extraordinary hills and landmarks surrounding Emmitsburg. Selected by our local cyclists from amongst our favorite routes, with ride marshals to help you along the way. A GPS route will be posted pre-ride and cue sheets will be available.
10AM "Mountain Biking at Rainbow Lake" All levels of mountain bikers are welcome to experience the Emmitsburg Multi-User Trails, "just up the hill from town." This stacked loop trail system has terrain that varies from beginner to advanced. Our local shredders will be on hand to show you their most cherished lines. Meets at Rainbow Lake on Hampton Valley Road.
1PM - 4PM Drop in activity "Bike Safety Rodeo" Kids have an opportunity to learn cycling skills taught by experienced cycling educators. No bike (lenders will be provided) needed and helmets will be available as well.
1:30PM "Tour de Pasture" A fun five miler for all the cyclist here for the day to come together for this police escorted ride around Emmitsburg and our local farms. A perfect way to ease into a second go at the bar-b-q and to scout your best spot for the parade on Main Street.
1:30PM "Tour de Park" Short family friendly ride explores Community Park.