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Hello Murray

Lots to do in this small, friendly town

🚴 Biking in Murray

There are several organized bike rides in Murray. For more information, visit Murray's local bike shop Gear Up Cycles at 102 N 15th Street.

πŸ“… 2020 Event Calendar

January

🚳 No organized shop rides

February

🚳 No organized shop rides

πŸ₯³ Pre-season party at the shop; choose ride leaders

March

πŸ‘© International Women's Day Ride (LBL) - March 8

🎬 Shop Rides Begin - March 19

  • Cruiser Ride Tuesdays at 5:30 pm
  • Family Bike Night Wednesdays at 5:30 pm
  • MGRO Thursdays at 5:30 pm
  • Saturday Ride of Whimsy

April

🍻 April Fool's Gravel Camp (LBL) - April 4

🌳 Redbud Ride (London, KY) - April 18

  • Cost $25 - $65
  • 23, 34, 62, & 100 mile routes

πŸƒ Dogwood Ride (Paducah, KY)

May

⛰️ Liv Ladies All Ride (Bentonville, AR) - May 9-10

  • Ages 18+
  • Cost $425

πŸš΅β€β™€οΈ Women's Early Morning Ride begins Tuesday, May 19

  • Rides every Tuesday and Thursday at 6:00 am
  • Meets in Murray High School parking lot

πŸ’― CRAM (Clarksville, TN) - May 23

  • Cost $25-$50
  • 20, 33, 62, 100 mile routes

πŸ’― Horsey Hundred (Georgetown, KY) - May 22-24

  • Saturday: 5 routes ranging from 25-100 miles
  • Sunday: 4 routes ranging from 25-75 miles

June

πŸ€” Century Curious Club begins meeting - June 6

✳️ Spoke for Strokes (Paducah, KY)

πŸ¦Έβ€β™‚οΈ Superman Ride (Metropolis, IL) - June 13

  • Cost $30-$35
  • 10, 40, 61 mile routes

πŸ’― Tour de Corn (East Prarie, MO) - June 27

July

πŸ’― BAM Kiwanis Century Ride (Mayfield, KY) - July 4

  • Cost $35

🌝 Moonlight Ride (Paducah, KY)

  • Cost $15-$25

August

🎬 Final Women's Early Morning Ride - August 4

πŸ’― Bourbon & Bluegrass Century (Owensboro, KY)

πŸŒ… Sunrise Century (Clarksville, TN)

September

πŸ’― Limestone Cycling Tour (Maysville, KY) - September 12
* 24, 40, 62, 100 mile routes

πŸ’― Misaligned Minds Bike Tour (Paducah, KY) - September 12

  • Cost $45 - $65
  • 25, 45, 65, 100 mile routes

🎬 Final Cruiser Ride - September 29

🎬 Final Family Bike Night - September 30

October

🎬 Final MGRO - October 1

πŸ’― Cotton Ramble Bike Tour (Sikeston, MO)

November

πŸ¦ƒ Madrid's Cranksgiving Ride (LBL)

πŸ₯³ Post-season party at the shop

December

🚳 No organized shop rides

πŸ₯³ Group Rides in Murray

Tuesday

πŸŒ… Women's Early Morning Ride / avg. 14-15 mph
6:00 am / Murray High School Parking Lot

13 mile ride heading south to Midway. Riding season is when school is not in session. Rides start May 19th and end August 4th. Join the GroupMe here.

Wednesday

🚸 Family Bike Night / Extra Slow & Casual
5:30 pm / Gear Up Cycles Parking Lot

4-7 mile ride that stops at Central Park playground for a picnic dinner and playtime for the kids. Riding season begins when the weather gets warm in the spring and ends in September when it starts getting dark earlier. Join the GroupMe.

Thursday

πŸŒ… Women's Early Morning Ride / avg. 14-15 mph
6:00 am / Murray High School Parking Lot

13 mile ride heading south to Midway. Riding season is when school is not in session. Rides start May 19th and end August 4th. Join the GroupMe here.

πŸš΄β€β™€οΈMurray Girls Ride Out / avg. 14-17 mph
5:30 pm / Gear Up Cycles Parking Lot

This group is led and organized by women, but riders of any gender are welcome to ride with the group. Rides range from 18-30 miles depending on how much sunlight there is. Group riding season begins in March and ends in September. Join the GroupMe.

Saturday

πŸ™ƒ Saturday Ride of Whimsy / avg. 15-18 mph
anywhere from 6-8 am / Gear Up Cycles Parking Lot

The Saturday Ride of Whimsy speed and distance depends on who shows up at the shop. Visit Gear Up Cycles’ Facebook Page for more details each week.

πŸ’― Century Curious Club
9 am / Gear Up Cycles Parking Lot

12-week training program for those wanting to ride 100 miles with a group. Program ends with the (optional) Sunrise Century Ride in Clarksville, TN in late August. The club rides on Saturdays beginning June 6th.