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Weekly Group Rides

Here at Gorham Bike & Ski we like to ride bikes!

Join us for a ride sometime. Gorham Bike & Ski's group rides are a great way to stay in shape, train for an upcoming event, and meet new friends. See our ride descriptions and details below.

Helpful Group Ride Info

  • All Gorham Bike & Ski Group Rides are FREE of charge. Join us for the fun, and spread the word!
  • Road bikes with drop-style handlebars are recommended for road group rides.
  • Please arrive early to set up your bike before the ride.
  • Steady rain or thunderstorm will cancel a scheduled ride.
  • Helmets are required on all rides.

Gorham Bike & Ski, Portland Group Rides

Friday Morning Coffee Shop Road Ride - 7:30 a.m. (Road bikes only.)

Start date: First Friday in May. End date: Last Friday in November. The ride has been known to go off throughout the winter if conditions cooperate.  
Meet at Gorham Bike & Ski, Portland.
A talking pace up to Yarmouth for a bite to eat and a drink. Then back to Portland. The pace on the way home can be more spirited. Just be aware.

Gorham Bike & Ski, Saco Group Rides

Tuesday Night No-drop Social Ride - 6:00 p.m. (No drop. All abilities.)

Start date: On-going until we run out of light.     
Meet at Mechanics Park, Biddeford (corner of Main and Water Streets) 

This ride will be easy-moderate pace but all are welcome. 15-17ish mph pace.

Gorham Bike & Ski, North Conway Group Rides

Monday Mountain Bike Ride - 5:45 p.m. (No drop. All abilities.)

Start date: Starts in Early May as soon as the trails dry out and runs until the snow flys.
Location: Follow us on Facebook in our group page for the location of the ride each week.
This is a no drop ride. We travel around the valley to a different location each week to ride. Everyone is welcome. We split off into different groups based on ability.  

Friday Morning Road Ride with a coffee stop - 6:00 a.m. (No drop. All abilities.)

Start date: Mid-May, until the end of September. Meet at 6:00 a.m. Ride typically ends around 7:30 a.m.
Meet at Gorham Bike & Ski, North Conway.
This is a no drop casual ride. Pace and distance are determined by the group that morning.

Gorham Bike & Ski, Waterville Group Rides

Wednesday Night Mountain Bike Ride - 5:30 p.m. (Intermediate Pace

Meet at Gorham Bike & Ski, Waterville.   

 

Thursday Night Road Bike Ride - 5:30 p.m. (20+ mph average

Meet at Gorham Bike & Ski, Waterville.