2018 Ride Schedule & Other Events

  • November 4, 2018

    Ride: Hot Chocolate Family Ride

    As our 2018 season winds down and the weather gets chilly, join us for a family ride through Olde Town, then join us for some hot chocolate after! Details and route map as we get closer.

    • Venue:
      Olde Town Square
    • Start:
      November 4, 2018 1:00 pm
    • End:
      January 1, 1970 12:00 am
    • Address:
      W 57th and Olde Wadsworth
      Arvada, CO,
  • October 27, 2018

    Ride: Arvada Graveyard Tour

    Spooky! Ride and learn about some of Arvada's oldest graveyards in our Halloween themed ride. Route map and details to follow!

    • Venue:
      Lincoln Academy
    • Start:
      October 27, 2018 10:00 am
    • End:
      January 1, 1970 12:00 am
    • Address:
      7180 Oak St.
      Arvada, CO,
  • October 14, 2018

    Ride: Brewery Ride

    Bottoms up! Join us for a brewery tour on Sunday Oct 14. More details and route map to follow!

    • Venue:
      Odyssey Beerwerks
    • Start:
      October 14, 2018 2:00 pm
    • End:
      February 21, 2018 12:00 am
    • Address:
      5535 West 56th Ave #107
      Arvada, CO,
  • October 7, 2018

    Ride: Scavenger Hunt Family Ride

    Can you find it all? Ride around Olde Town and find out! More details and route map to follow.

    • Venue:
      Olde Town Square
    • Start:
      October 7, 2018 12:00 am
    • End:
      February 21, 2018 2:00 pm
    • Address:
      W 57th and Olde Wadsworth
      Arvada, CO,
  • September 22, 2018

    Ride: Arvada Days History Ride

    Learn about Arvada's history during Arvada Days! Details and route map to follow.  

    • Venue:
      Gold Strike Park
    • Start:
      September 22, 2018 9:00 am
    • End:
      January 1, 1970 12:00 am
    • Address:
      5500 W 56th Ave
      Arvada, CO,
  • September 22, 2018

    Event: Bike Corral at Arvada Days

    Bike Friendly Arvada and our friends at The Bicycle Shack will be hosting the bike corral at Arvada Days. Contact Bill at billorchard@juno.com to volunteer! Learn about Arvada Days here.

    • Venue:
      Gold Strike Park
    • Start:
      September 22, 2018 9:00 am
    • End:
      January 1, 1970 12:00 am
    • Address:
      5500 W 56th Ave
      Arvada, CO,
  • September 9, 2018

    Ride: Ride to the Rockies Game!

    Play ball! Ride your bike to the ballpark and enjoy some September baseball. Details and route map as we get closer!

    • Venue:
      Gold Strike Park
    • Start:
      September 9, 2018 11:30 am
    • End:
      January 1, 1970 12:00 am
    • Address:
      5500 W 56th Ave
      Arvada, CO,
  • August 25, 2018

    Ride: Park to Park

    Check out our beautiful parks! More details and route map as we get closer.

    • Venue:
      Gold Strike Park
    • Start:
      August 25, 2018 9:00 am
    • End:
      January 1, 1970 12:00 am
    • Address:
      5500 W 56th Ave
      Arvada, CO,
  • August 11, 2018

    Ride: Tri City Ride

    Three cities, one day! Check back for more details and route map as we get closer.

    • Venue:
      Gold Strike Park
    • Start:
      August 11, 2018 9:00 am
    • End:
      January 1, 1970 12:00 am
    • Address:
      5500 W 56th Ave
      Arvada, CO,
  • July 28, 2018

    Ride: Buffalo Bill’s Day Parade in Golden

    Ride to Golden to see the Buffalo Bill's Day Parade in Golden! Meet in Van Bibber Park. More details and route map as we get closer.

    • Venue:
      Van Bibber Park
    • Start:
      July 28, 2018 9:00 am
    • End:
      January 1, 1970 12:00 am
    • Address:
      5575 Ward Rd
      Arvada, CO,
  • July 21, 2018

    Event: Bike Corral at Arvada on Tap

    Bike Friendly Arvada and the good people at The Bicycle Shack will be staffing the bike corral at Arvada on Tap. Interested in volunteering? Email Bill at billorchard@juno.com. See what all the fun was about at

  • July 14, 2018

    Ride: US 36 Bikeway

    Join us for a rec ride along the US 36 Bikeway. Check back for details and route map as we get closer!

    • Venue:
      US36 and Church Ranch Park and Ride Lot
    • Start:
      July 14, 2018 9:00 am
    • End:
      January 1, 1970 12:00 am
    • Address:
      10741 Reed St
      Westminster, CO, 80021
  • July 7, 2018

    Ride: Ice Cream Family Ride

    No better time than July for some ice cream! Join us for a family ride in Olde Town Arvada, and then reward yourself with a sweet treat from Scrumptious!

    • Venue:
      Olde Town Arvada Parking Garage Roof
    • Start:
      July 7, 2018 3:00 pm
    • End:
      January 1, 1970 12:00 am
    • Address:
      W 56th Ave and Vance St
      Arvada, CO, 80002
  • June 30, 2018

    Ride: Road Ride

    Hit the road with us! Meet at The Bicycle Shack. Check back as we get closer for more details and route map.

    • Venue:
      The Bicycle Shack
    • Start:
      June 30, 2018 9:00 am
    • End:
      January 1, 1970 12:00 am
    • Address:
      16255 W 64th Ave
      Arvada, CO, 80007
  • June 27, 2018

    Event: Bike to Work Day

    2018 Bike to Work Day is happening June 27th! Bike Friendly Arvada will be volunteering at two stations, Memorial Park at W 59th Ave and Allison St and Gold Strike Park at 5500 W 56th Ave. Interested in volunteering? Email Bill at billorchard@juno.com. I...

    • Venue:
      Memorial Park and Gold Strike Park
    • Start:
      June 27, 2018 6:00 am
    • End:
      January 1, 1970 12:00 am
  • June 23, 2018

    Event: Bike Corral at Sand in the City

    Bike Friendly Arvada and our friends at The Bicycle Shack will be staffing the bike corral at Sand in the City. Interested in volunteering? Email Bill at billorchard@juno.com.

    • Venue:
      Ralston Park
    • Start:
      June 23, 2018 10:00 am
    • End:
      June 24, 2018 5:00 pm
    • Address:
      W 64th and Simms St
      Arvada, CO,
  • June 16, 2018

    Ride: Rocky Mountain Greenway Trail

    Join us for a ride on the Rocky Mountain Greenway Trail. Check back as we get closer for more details and route map!

    • Venue:
      Thomson Elementary School
    • Start:
      June 16, 2018 9:00 am
    • End:
      January 1, 1970 12:00 am
    • Address:
      7750 Harlan St
      Arvada, CO,
  • June 2, 2018

    Ride: Arvada Trails Day Rec Ride

    Join us for a 15 mile rec ride celebrating Arvada's trails! Check back as we get closer for more details and route map. Learn more about Arvada Trails Day here!  

    • Venue:
      Majestic View Nature Center
    • Start:
      June 2, 2018 9:00 am
    • End:
      January 1, 1970 12:00 am
    • Address:
      Parking on W 72nd, just west of Carr Street
      Arvada, CO,
  • June 2, 2018

    Arvada Trails Day: Family Ride

    Join us for a five mile family ride at the Majestic View Nature Center! Check back as we get closer for more details and route map. Learn more about Arvada Trails Day here.

    • Venue:
      Majestic View Nature Center
    • Start:
      June 2, 2018 9:00 am
    • End:
      January 1, 1970 12:00 am
    • Address:
      Parking on W 72nd, just west of Carr Street
      Arvada, CO,
  • May 5, 2018

    Ride: Arvada Coffee Tour

    Ride theme: Coffee Ride! Meet at 5340 Coffee for your first (or possibly second!) cup of the day and tour the local coffee shops. Check back for details and route info as we get closer!

    • Venue:
      5340 Coffee
    • Start:
      May 5, 2018 10:00 am
    • End:
      January 1, 1970 12:00 am
    • Address:
      6474 Ward Rd
      Arvada, CO,
  • April 21, 2018

    Ride: Explore Jeffco Central Bikeway

    Our first rec ride of the year! Ride theme: Jeffco Central Bikeway. Check back for more details and route map closer to the ride!

    • Venue:
      Tomlinson Park
    • Start:
      April 21, 2018 10:00 am
    • End:
      January 1, 1970 12:00 am
    • Address:
      W 51st and Garrison
      Arvada, CO,
  • April 21, 2018

    2018 Ride Leader Training

    Volunteer with Bike Friendly Arvada and help lead one of our 2018 rides! Join us before our Jeffco Central Bikeway Ride for a quick training at Tomlinson Park. Email Bill at billorchard@juno.com for more details.

    • Venue:
      Tomlinson Park
    • Start:
      April 21, 2018 9:30 am
    • End:
      January 1, 1970 12:00 am
    • Address:
      W 51st and Garrison
      Arvada, CO,
  • April 14, 2018

    Ride: APEX Bike Rodeo Family Ride

    Join us at the Secrest Center to get ready for a summer of fun and safe riding! To learn more about the Bike Rodeo, click here. Come check out the rodeo from 10a-12p, and join us for a family ride afte...

    • Venue:
      Secrest Center
    • Start:
      April 14, 2018 12:00 pm
    • End:
      January 1, 1970 12:00 am
    • Address:
      6820 W 66th Ave
      Arvada, CO, 80003
  • April 8, 2018

    Event: Bike Corral at the Arvada Kite Festival

    Bike Friendly Arvada will be staffing the bike corral at the Arvada Kite Festival, 10:00 am to 3:00 pm at the Stenger Complex, 11200 W 58th Ave. Learn more about the Kite Festival here! Interested in volunteering? Email Bill at billor...

    • Venue:
      Stenger Complex
    • Start:
      April 8, 2018 10:00 am
    • End:
      April 8, 2018 3:00 pm
    • Address:
      11200 W 58th Avenue
      Arvada, CO,
  • March 8, 2018

    Meeting: Bike Friendly Arvada Meeting

    Monthly Meeting of Bike Friendly Arvada

    • The schedule is set.
    • Now we need volunteers for the activities.
    • Bicycle Master Plan update
    • More info to follow.

    • Venue:
      Arvada Library Meeting Room
    • Start:
      March 8, 2018 6:00 pm
    • End:
      March 8, 2018 6:00 pm
    • Address:
      7525 W. 57th Ave
      Arvada, CO, 80002