South Berkshire tour from Great Barrington, MA

This weekend tour of the popular Berkshires in western Massachusetts takes you into neighboring Connecticut and New York State. All routes begin from the Windflower Inn near the Great Barrington / South Egremont town line.  Daily Ride options are 30-45 miles, with a nice mixture of a few flat roads, rolling hills and some long steady … Continue reading South Berkshire tour from Great Barrington, MA

Hoosic River Ride, Aug. 12, 2017

The Hoosic River Ride is a one-day event that benefits the education, research and advocacy programs of the non-profit Hoosic River Watershed Association.   Start locations For 2016, the rides begin at the Hoosac School on Pine Valley Road (Route 103) in Hoosick  NY. Previous year rides (shown below) started at the Southern Vermont College Rec Center in … Continue reading Hoosic River Ride, Aug. 12, 2017

Hazon ride, Falls Village, CT

The Hazon Ride & Retreat is a fully-supported ride, fundraiser, and community experience for people of all cycling levels and ages. Spanning Labor Day Weekend and based at the Isabella Freedman Jewish Retreat Center. HAZON RIDE - DAY 1 2014 Route at RideWithGPS View and print cue sheet View and print map GPX file TCX Course

Great Barrington to Umpachenee Falls

Umpachenee Falls

Hidden away near tiny Mill River, Massachusetts is a local gem, a rolling waterfall that starts as rapids about a half mile uphill and opens up to a scenic array of water plunging over rock ledges. This small town park makes a great half day cycling destination from Great Barrington, the largest community in the … Continue reading Great Barrington to Umpachenee Falls

Great Barrington MA -Philmont NY: Tour of Massachusetts

Great Barrington - Philmont ride

Great Barrington  MA to Philmont, NY loops are provided by the Massachusetts State Bike Tour 2016. View the 76 mile ride. 60 mile ride Route at RideWithGPS View and print cue sheet View and print map GPX file TCX Course

Cycling the Berkshires from Lenox, MA

North Shore Cyclists Berkshire ride

These routes start from the Apple Tree Inn  in Lenox MA. Hancock Shaker Village: Soon after setting out on the 26 mile round trip from Lenox, a short climb over Lenox Mountain yields a panoramic view of Stockbridge Bowl and the craggy face of Monument Mountain. Spend a couple of hours at Hancock Shaker Village, with … Continue reading Cycling the Berkshires from Lenox, MA

Pain in the Mass, Amherst MA August 19, 2017

Pain in the Mass bicycle ride

THE PAIN in the MASS TOUR  was designed to help support The Tyler Foundation and the families affected by epilepsy. 100 miles with 6,337 ft of climbing highlighted by an 11 mile Cat. 2 climb at the midway point of the ride. Pain in the Mass 100 Route 125 miles with 7,625 ft of climbing. … Continue reading Pain in the Mass, Amherst MA August 19, 2017