Local Events

Saturday,  October 1, 2015.  8:00 AM to Noon. Sacramento River Trail Clean-Up Make a substantial contribution in the heart of Redding with a single morning of labor.  Join hundreds of enthusiastic locals working to maintain our beautiful trails and river ecosystem. Event organizers will have gloves, safety goggles, buckets, and garden tools available for use.  More information here:  https://www.facebook.com/events/301687143532752/  Friends of the Redding Trails

October 5  Walk to School Day

Saturday, October 15 , 2016.   The Wildcat Gran Fondo.   Presented by the Shasta Wheelman and Ride Redding.

 

April-May.   Introduction to Mountain Biking   Time: 6 p.m.  Cost: $20, which includes one-year membership.

April  8  2017.  Red Hawk Ride   Simpson University.

April  2017.  Opening Day for Trails   Rails-to-Trails Conservancy

April  2017.   Friends of the Redding Trails Kidical Mass!  Kids, bikes, smiles and fun for everyone! Bring your family and favorite tricycles, balance bikes and scooters. Children will ride a fun obstacle course to help learn riding and safety skills. Parents will enjoy the colorful spectacle and learn about resources and tips for riding with families and children.   First 5 Shasta Week of the Young Child.

April  22 2017.   The Whole Earth Hustle – and the Whole Earth and Watershed Festival  Enjoy a cold drink at the Fountain Bar and Beer Garden, proceeds support Shasta Living Streets and Friends of Redding Trails.    Shasta Wheelmen provide FREE bicycle parking for everyone at the Whole Earth Festival.

April 2017:   Spring Spin Celebration with music, food trucks and bicycling resources.  Brought to you by Owens Healthcare.

April 2017.  Shasta Lemurian Classic Mountain Bike Race.  This mountain bike race is renowned for its epic loop, huge climbs and long, technical descents.  Brought to you by Redding Mountain Biking.  Founded in 1987.

April 2017.  Chico Wildflower Century has grown steadily over the years. About 3,000 riders take to the hills (Wildcat 125 or 100, and Wildflower 100 or 65), about 900 ride the Flatflowers (60, 30 or 12 mile) and over 200 young cyclists ride the Childflower 12 on the bike path to participate in the Butte Bike Coalition Bike Skills Rodeo.

MAY IS BIKE MONTH – THE AMAZING START TO A NEW HABIT

May 1-21.  Shasta Bike Challenge.  Hosted by Healthy Shasta.

MAY 10 BIKE TO SCHOOL DAY!

Wednesday,  May 10 2017.  Bike to School Day.  Walk or ride with your kids to school!  Talk with other parents and your school leaders and get a group together to host a “riding school bus“.  Many local events and activities sponsored by Safe Routes to School, Healthy Shasta.

May 7 2017.  Redding Color Vibe 5K.  A fun run – get ready to be tagged with color!   Sacramento River Trail, Redding.

May 7 2017.   Shasta Trail Celebrations by Bureau of Land Management.   The Shasta Historic Mining Park, McConnell Foundation, Redding Mountain Bike Club and Bureau of Land Management invite you.  You are encouraged to arrive by bike.

May 2017.  Caltrans Lunch Ride Caltrans District 2.

May, 2017.  Fire Trek Metric ½ Century and Metric Century. Klamath River Volunteer Fire Company.  Starts/Stops at Siskiyou Golden Fairgrounds, Food & Rest stops, End of ride home-made dinner included.   KRFireCo@gmail.com

Saturday May 2017.  Shasta Dam-Bridge Ride!  On the Sacramento River Trail,  32 mile ($100 + contribution) and 10 mile ($20).     A fundraising event by Redding Rotary East to benefit a scholarship fund for Enterprise High School Seniors.

May  2017.  NorCal AIDS Cycle.  Get on Your Bike for Good. 330 Miles,  4 Days,  1 Cause.  Since its founding in 2005, NCAC has raised more than $1.25 million dollars.  NorCal AIDS Cycle Facebook

Wednesday, May 17, 2015.   Ride of Silence.  World-wide event to honor those who have been injured or killed while cycling on public roadways.  7pm.  Meet at the Sundail Bridge for a 10 mile slow ride. Hosted by the Shasta Wheelman.

May — 2017.  Ride with a Transportation Official.    Caltrans District 2, City of Redding.

Mid-May ?   Lassen National Park Vehicle Free Weekend  Enjoy walking, running, or biking on the 30-mile park highway during a vehicle free weekend before it opens to through traffic for the summer season. Read the handout to learn more about the vehicle free weekend.

FRIDAY MAY 19, 2017.   BIKE TO WORK DAY! 

Friday, May 19, 2017.  Pancake Breakfast Redding RodeoFree pancakes and bicycle parking for people who ride their bikes to the breakfast!  Courtesy of the Shasta Wheelman.

Friday, May 19, 2017.  Bike to Happy Hour for Bike to Work Day.  4pm-8pm at Carnegie’s Restaurant in downtown Redding.  For anyone curious about bicycling and best ideas.  Come meet people who ride locally and swap ideas, tips and stories.   Sponsored by Carnegie’s and Shasta Living Streets.

Friday, May  2017.  Bike-In Movie Night.  Presented by Enjoy Magazine & Shasta Living Streets.

Saturday, May  2017.  Ride in the Redding Rodeo Parade.  We ride too!  Dress-up as a cowboy or in your favorite biking outfit and join others on their bicycles as we ride in the Redding Rodeo Parade.  Hosted by Shasta Living Streets and the Shasta Wheelman.

Saturday, 2017.  Whiskeytown Duathalon  Shasta Mine Loop Parking Lot. 8:30 am, 3.0M Run, 8M Bike, 3.0M Run.

May  2017.  Anderson River Park Century.  Ride starts at Anderson River Park and includes gradual climbs in the surrounding hills and beautiful scenery along the Sacramento river. Sponsored by the Enterprise and Anderson Lions Clubs.

May 2017.  The Art of Survival Century  A century ride in beautiful north eastern California and southern Oregon.  Rest stops combine excellent food and beverages with educational components, unique Ranger/Historian led talks.   Tulelake, CA.

Saturday, June, 2017 is National Trails Day

June 2017  Castle Crags Century.  Multiple ride options – one is a spectacular 97 miles with 7800 feet climbing!

June 2017  Humbug Hurry-Up.  Mountain bike races in Yreka – race routes for kids and for more experienced riders.  Overnight Camping available.

July 2017.  Fall River Century.  In the beautiful northeastern California valley with views of Mt. Shasta and Mt. Lassen.   

August, 2017.  Mt. Shasta Summit CenturyThe prettiest, hardest century ride in the West.

September 2017.  Siskiyou Century.  Three scenic rural routes, plenty of good food, fully supported.   Yreka, CA

September 2017.  Chico Velo Challenge Fondo enables access for ALL athletes.  Challenge Gran Fondo 100Medio Fondo 65,Breve Fondo 50 , Veloce Fondo 30, Piccolo 20.

September 2017.  Crater Lake Car Free Day  Check at the link for dates.

Saturday, September 24, 2016.  Biketoberfest.  City-wide event celebrating all things bicycle.  Hosted by the McCloud Chamber of Commerce.

 

Learn more – What we do

Support –Join or renew today!