The Great Ride Series - Beginner
You’re invited to join our beginner level
Saturday morning group ride, starting and ending
at Performance Bicycle. The ride is for
beginners, those getting back in the saddle, or
riders who want to add some variety to their
cycling. The ride will last approximately one
hour, and will go at an average pace of between
12 and 15 miles per hour. We’ll explore some of
the local bike paths and some residential
routes, as well. The ride will take place every
Saturday morning at 9:00am and is a “No Rider
Left Behind” ride. Come out and join us for this
fun, non-competitive ride. We can’t wait to see
No Drop Road Ride
Sundays at 9:00 am
18-20 miles at about 15 mph pace.
Begins from the store.
No Drop Mountain Ride
Every other Sunday at 8:00 am
8-9 miles at a casual pace
Begins from Walnut Creek Park.
Call store for schedule and details...
Description: Tight single-track, with creek crossings and jumps, that swoops up and down and around and through Walnut Creek.
Difficulty: Beginner to Intermediate
Location: 12138 N. Lamar Blvd, 78753
Barton Creek Greenbelt
Description: The Barton Creek Greenbelt is 809 acres of natural landscape used for outdoor recreation in South Austin. It features over seven miles of land used for biking, hiking and swimming. There are even some areas used for rock climbing.
Difficulty: All levels.
Location: The Barton Creek Greenbelt begins at Zilker Park and ends at the Lost Creek Subdivision, at a place nicknamed the "Hill of Life."
Pace Bend Park
Description: Close in proximity to Muleshoe, the conditions are fairly similar, but there is more elevation change, more interesting downhill sections and more trail variance.
Location: Take TX 71 west, past 620, to RM 2322, which becomes Pace Bend Park Road. Follow that into the park.
Rocky Hill Ranch
Description: Rocky Hill is the best 45 minute trip that you can make from Austin. The main loop is about 16 miles total and you'll encounter a wide variety of trails, from the straightforward jeep trails to ledges, short climbs, twists through the trees, bunny hops over logs and more.
Location: Take Highway 71 east to Route 153. Follow 153 east about 2-3 miles to the entrance of Rocky Hill Ranch. Look for the old bike hanging from the gateposts.
Reveille Peak Ranch
Description: Reveille Peak Ranch is a 1,300-acre outdoor event, adventure and education center in the heart of the Texas Hill Country, less than an hour from Austin. Whether you’re looking for some of the best mountain bike/running trails in Texas, exciting outdoor recreation or a full-service venue to host an event—for dozens or thousands—Reveille Peak Ranch provides an experience like no other.
Difficulty: All levels
Location: 105 CR 114, Burnet, Texas 78611