Bike & Brunch Tours: Baltimore! Harbor Area Tour

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Get to know Baltimore beyond the harbor and standard tourist attractions. Come alone, bring friends, or bring family. Whether you are on a weekend getaway, local and looking for a new activity with friends, considering moving to the city and want to learn more first, or just want to get out, join us.

This is a one of a kind casual tour that aims to exude positive vibes, treat our communities and the residents with respect, and nourish the mind and belly. Maybe you will even make a new friend or two. Ride, see Baltimore, have fun….and of course have brunch!

Sites / Landmark / More

  • Murals/ Public Art
  • Underground Railroad
  • Civil War
  • Law / Civil Rights
  • Churches
  • Red Lining / Urban Renewal
  • Education
  • Agriculture/ Food Justice
  • Military

Content may vary from tour to tour but all is specifically focused on the history, culture, and legacy of Baltimore's black community.


NOTE: Ticket Sales close 24 hours before each tour or once all spaces are full. The average tour size is 10 people.


FAQs

When Do Sales End: Most ticket sales end 48 hours before the ride start time.

What to Wear: Feel free to be stylish as long as your fashions are bicycle ready and safe. Long scarves or fabrics that might easily tangle in the wheels or fall off are discouraged. Closed toe shoes are encouraged.

Start Time: The ride will leave promptly at 10:00am. NO REFUNDS will be provided to those who miss the ride due to late arrival under any circumstance.

Tour Length: The ride is slightly less than 10 miles and should take no more than 3 hours. Allow 1 1/2- 2 hours for brunch. Brunch is optional. If you need to leave after the ride and can not join us for lunch, we understand, just let us know before the ride.

The Tour: First, we will meet to allow those who need a rental to pick up their bikes. We will then do a few introductions and jump on our bikes for the tour at 10:00am. After the ride we will move on to brunch. Both the brunch and ride should end by 2:00pm. Additional instructions about the meeting location will be provided once you make your reservation.

Ride Support: Not to worry, we have you covered. Our ride mechanics and other ride support are also residents and know the city well.

Bike Rentals: You may rent a bike from us, use bike share, or use a local bike shop. Bike rentals are available at the start point with an advance reservation. If you need a bicycle choose the BIKE RENTAL option and pay for the number of bikes needed at least 48 HOURS BEFORE the ride start time. Send us a message if you wish to rent from us or need a bike or a HELMET. Our bicycles are very basic models. Include your height and the number of bicycles needed. If you rent a bicycle from us arrive early to pick up your bicycle rental. Bikes are available on a first come first serve basis. The cost of a rental from us is $15.

If you need a helmet choose the HELMET RENTAL option and pay for the number of helmets needed at least 48 HOURS BEFORE the ride start time. Both bicycles and helmets are available on a first come basis. Limited quantities are available.

Retail stores may cost slightly more but offer higher end bicycle models and e-bikes. You must coordinate delivery, pick up, and return of bicycles if you use a retail bicycle rental from a local bike shop. The price of bicycle rentals are NOT INCLUDED. We recommend making reservations at least 48 HOURS in advance if you need to rent a bicycle from a local shop. You must coordinate all other bike rentals via that merchant or vendor. The price of bicycle rentals are NOT INCLUDED.

Brunch: The price of brunch is NOT INCLUDED. The menu includes a variety of delicious brunch items including vegan and vegetarian options. The average cost of brunch is $25 including taxes and beverage. NOTE: Guest on teh 8:00am ride will have brunch on your own with the other riders. The tour guide will not be present.

Waiver: All riders must sign a liability waiver before the ride departs.

Reservation/ advance purchase: This is a reservation only ride. If others wish to join you on the ride please ask them to register separately via Eventbrite

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