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The following rides are listed as a courtesy to other organizations, and except where noted are not connected to the Lehigh Wheelmen Association.

NOTE: Always check the event sponsor's website before the event to verify registration requirements, event date, start times and locations.  LWA is not responsible for changes made to event information after it has been published here.

If you know of a ride that you think might be of interest to the LWA members and would like it to be included here, please contact the website manager.
 
Details of these rides can be viewed and accessed through links in the short descriptions below. 
 
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PA Hope Ride - June 26, 2022

The PA Hope Ride will take place on Sunday, September 19th in the Lancaster area. With a celebratory start and finish at Lancaster’s Our Town Brewery, this event supports the lifesaving mission of the American Cancer Society. Accessible to both experienced and new riders, the PA Hope Ride offers 10-15, 30, 60, and 100-mile route options to choose from. Enjoy a fully supported ride, the sights and culture of Lancaster county, a post-event expo and more, all while making a difference.

The PA Hope Ride supports the American Cancer Society’s mission to save lives, celebrate lives, and lead the fight for a world without cancer. In addition to lifesaving research, the American Cancer Society helps drive key policy changes, provides access to up-to-date cancer information and emotional support to patients. The ACS is available 24/7 for those touched by cancer.

Ride with us and make this cancer-fighting mission possible. Not only will you have a great ride, but you become a part of the Hope Ride family. Register today at www.pahoperide.org.

 

 New Holland​  Bicycle Race - July 9, 2022

A 50+ mile open road course starting and ending at the Community Memorial Park in the Borough of  New Holland. We also have a  30 mile loop for the intermediate cyclist which has big rolling hills with one good climb and a downhill coast back to the Community Park.  more info

 

The Nightmare Tour - August 6, 2022

This ride goes around the perimeter of scenic Lancaster and part of Berks counties
IN ONE DAY. The ride distances are 111, 177, 200, 225 and 24 hrs. with 8900 to
22,000 ft of climb. The Mother of them all. A MUST for the serious cyclist.
Register at the website more than a week in advance. No day of registration.
  more info

 

Brake the Cycle of Poverty - August 13, 2022

Join us on August 13, 2022 for the 13th annual “Brake the Cycle of Poverty”—a benefit bike ride for all ages and abilities. Launching from the Rickenbach Learning Center, Kutztown University, College Boulevard, Kutztown, PA.

Choose from 10, 25, 40, or 62-mile routes. We have SAG support, well-marked roads, GPS and paper cue sheets, food, medical massage therapist, beer, music, vendors, and more!   more info

 

SCU Summer Century - August 20, 2022

Four beautiful rolling routes (33, 50, 64, and 100-mile options) on scenic, shady, back country roads incentral and upper Bucks County, PA and the horse farm country of Hunterdon County, NJ.  Ice Cream festival at the finish!
Please visit suburbancyclists.org for event details and registration.

 

 46th Annual Brandywine Valley Tour – August 28, 2022

Delaware Valley Bicycle Club is pleased to offer our fully supported, Brandywine Valley Tour featuring covered bridges, picturesque villages, and amazing vistas!  Enjoy any of six gorgeous routes with 5+ rest stops serving varied menus including vegan/vegetarian and gluten-free options on request.

Ride options are an18 mi. guided group ride, 35 & 50 mi. for more experienced individual riders, longer 65 & 100 mi rides that  add the Lancaster County horse and buggy experience. New this year is a 55 mi Combo Gravel/Road for cross style bikes. Pre-registration for all rides is required. more info  

 

The Shoo-Fly Charity Classic Bicycle Ride - October 1, 2022

Presented By: Berks County Bicycling Club.  Located in Oley, PA at the Oley Fairgrounds. 20-mile, 40-mile, Metric Century and 29-mile gravel ride. Benefits the Greater Reading Area Mental Health Alliance.

More Info: https://www.bikereg.com/shoo-fly-classic-bike-ride

 

Adamstown Dirty Dozen Hill Climb - October 1, 2022

Location: Reinholds, PA 17569 (Berks County, South of Reading, Pa)

This event is 72 miles long with 10,600 ft. of climb.  Hill slopes of 13% to 20%
with great descents. If you love hills this will be a ride for 2022.  more info
 

New Holland​  Bicycle Race - October 8, 2022

A 50+ mile open road course starting and ending at the Community Memorial Park in the Borough of  New Holland. We also have a  30 mile loop for the intermediate cyclist which has big rolling hills with one good climb and a downhill coast back to the Community Park, and an 82 mile loop for those who want more miles, and more climbing!  more info