Thank you for being part of Bike Travel Weekend & Bike Your Park Day, with over 870 rides and more than 6,300 participants in all 50 U. S. states and 17 countries.
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The Parks, Peaks and Prairies ride challenge runs through December 31. Sign up at resport.io/ppp and enjoy your ride!
Save the dates for Bike Travel Weekend, June 4 – 6, 2021, and Bike Your Park Day, September 25, 2021.
Leaving 0800 Saturday September 26th and returning Sunday September 27th.
A loop ride heading east out of North Austin to Bastrop. Grab food in Bastrop and camp at the state park. Next day, return to South Austin on (mainly) the Southern Tier. Then, back north to start.
Beginner + if you are competent riding in traffic. I have tried to minimized the traffic with bike lanes or wide shoulders and quieter roads, but some stretches require comfort in traffic. There are some hills and sections with gravel. 30 mile stretch on first day with no water available.
This is a NO Drop ride. One option, for people not thrilled with city riding, would be to bail out when we hit Austin on the second day.
Entrance fee $5 Camping fee $14
Bastrop State Park: https://tpwd.texas.gov/state-parks/bastrop
Cycling Skills Course: https://thecce.org/online-courses/
Registration for this event is currently closed. Check back soon for the launch of Bicycle Travel Weekend for 2021!