Category: Massachusetts

Hamilton Tour de cure bicycle ride

Hamilton MA Tour de Cure

This is the 2010 version of the North Shore 100 Mile Gran Fondo (Century Ride)sponsored by the American Diabetes Association. The start location was Pingree School in Hamilton, MA. Note that the tour now starts from the Topsfield Fairgrounds. 100 mile ride Route at RideWithGPS View and print cue […]

Pan Mass Challenge to Provincetown bicycle ride

Pan-Mass Challenge: August 4-5, 2018

The Pan-Massachusetts Challenge is the nation’s original fundraising bike-a-thon and today raises more money than any other athletic fundraising event in the country. The PMC has contributed $303 million to lifesaving cancer research and treatment at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute since its 1980 inception. Start: Sturbridge Host Hotel, Sturbridge, MA. […]

Boston Best Buddies bicycle ride

Boston Best Buddies Ride

Best Buddies Challenge Riders choose from three options for distance: 100 miles, 50 miles or 20 miles. No matter what distance you choose, you’ll enjoy magnificent views biking along a classic New England route, fully supported from Boston all the way to Hyannis Port. For those who do […]

Wareham-Plymouth bicycle ride

Wareham-Manomet Bluffs Ride

NBW Wareham -Manomet Ride (# 153) Start:  Wareham  MA Town Hall  (map to start) Descripton: The ride passes through the beautiful harbor village of Onset , MA. See Cape Cod Bay, and Manomet’s bluffs & beaches., ponds and woods of Miles Standish State Forest, before the final rolling […]

Swansea-Dighton Rock bicycle ride

Swansea-Dighton Rock Ride

NARRAGANSETT BAY WHEELMEN #102 SWANSEA – DIGHTON ROCK RIDE Start:     Swansea Shopping Center, Swansea, MA  (map to start) Descripton:  Starting in Swansea, the ride travels into Somerset along the Taunton River. In Berkley head to Dighton Rock State Park. The rock itself is an 11-foot high “glacial […]

Massachusetts Bicycle Law

Cyclists’ rights and responsibilities, from the Massachusetts Bicycle Law of 2008 *Cyclists have the right to use all Massachusetts public ways except limited access or express state highways and where signs specifically prohibit bicycles. *Cyclists shall be subject to the traffic laws and regulations of Massachusetts Bicycles shall […]

Bruce Freeman trail

Bruce Freeman Trail, Chelmsford MA

The Bruce Freeman Trail is a proposed rail trail through the communities of Lowell, Chelmsford, Westford, Carlisle, Acton, Concord, Sudbury, and Framingham in Massachusetts — following the 25-mile route of the old New Haven Railroad Framingham & Lowell line. Phase 1 of the Bruce Freeman Rail Trail is […]

Bourne-Falmouth bicycle ride

Bourne Cape Cod ride

NARRAGANSETT BAY WHEELMEN #130 THE CAPE CAPER Description:  Enjoy one of Narragansett Bay Wheelmen’s most scenic and popular rides. Ride by beaches, harbors, summer communities,bike paths, lighthouses, ponds, dunes, wetlands, woodlands,and boardwalks. Return along the Cape Cod Canal. Start:   Bourne High School, Bourne MA, Cape Cod Route […]

Needham to Hopkinton bicycle ride

Needham to Hopkinton

This is a Charles River Wheelmen bicycle ride Start: Cutler Park, Kendrick St., Needham MA.  (map to start) Description: 53 miles, heads out along the Charles River and continues to Hopkinton State Park in Hopkinton, MA Route at RideWithGPS View and print cue sheet View and print map […]

Taunton -North Mansfield MA ride

This is a Narragansett Bay Wheelmen ride.   START: Shaw’s Plaza, Rt. 44 – Taunton, MA.  (map to start) Description:  This is an enjoyable cycling area, just about 30 miles from Boston. Level terrain abounds with country roads looping past ponds and farmlands. You’ll pass  Norton Grove, Lake […]

Bolton North by Southwest

Start: : Nashoba Regional High School is on 117 in Bolton at the intersection with Green Rd., about 3 miles west of 495. 12 green road, Bolton, ma  [Map] Description: A Nashoba Valley Pedalers ride. Eat your heart out Hitchcock! Lots of climbing, and ventures briefly into New […]

Nashoba Valley Pedalers Fall Century

The Nashoba Valley Pedalers Bicycle Club annually sponsors a fall century the first weekend Saturday after Labor Day, with scenic 25, 50, 75, and 100 mile routes. Refreshments are offered in Sudbury, Harvard, and Dunstable with an additional water stop in Hollis. All rides start and finish at the Lincoln Sudbury Regional High School, 390 Lincoln Rd., Sudbury MA 01776. Shown below […]

Salem MA – Marblehead loop

Start location: Salem Commuter Rail Station. Description: 23 mile loop. Visit historic Salem and Marblehead on the Massachusetts North Shore, with great views of the Atlantic. Heavy traffic. Includes the unpaved Marblehead bike trail. Route at RideWithGPS View and print cue sheet View and print map GPX file TCX […]