Looking for something besides a bike tour through Tucson's historic neighborhoods or a bike rental along The Loop bike path? Check out the links for information about Tucson's bike scene!

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Road biking

Tucson is a go-to destination for road cycling due to the warm weather, wide variety of routes, and plethora of riding groups. Some resources to help you hang in a peloton or break away solo.

  • BikeAZ - Good place for general info about Tucson road biking.
  • Top rides - There are too many to list, but here are ten great ones.
  • Car-free Sabino Canyon - For a beautiful stress-free ride, bike early or late 5 days a week.
  • El Tour de Tucson - A premier road biking event every November.
  • Group rides - You'll be hard pressed to find a better group ride scene in the country.
  • Youth programs - Getting kids on bikes, whether it's just for fun or racing.

 

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Mountain Biking

When it's freezing cold elsewhere, Tucson's mountains and hills are perfect for trail riding. From crazy technical to chill paths, Tucson has something for everyone.

 

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Bike Scene and Culture

Nearest and dearest to our heart is the terrific everyday biking in Tucson. Any day on a bike is a good one and it makes our community a better place.

  • Local bike maps - Shows where all of Tucson's bike lanes are, including the 55 mile Loop!
  • Bike news - Learn about all the latest developments.
  • DIY repairs - For classes, tools, and advice. Really mangled it? Make art!
  • BikeFest - The entire month of April is chock full of bike events.
  • Safety classes - Learn how to ride safely and maybe even get some free safety gear to boot!
  • Cyclovia - Twice a year Tucson closes down streets and has a big bike ride and fiesta.
  • Bike Swap - Ready to switch your ride? Bring your bike to the swap and take a new one home.
  • Community ride - Meets at 8:30pm every Tuesday at Old Main on the University campus.