Spark your 2017 Northeast Ohio bicycling season with the new and exciting cycling sportiva* BikeSpark Sunday, June 4, from Boston Mills Ski Area in the scenic Cuyahoga Valley National Park and Cleveland Metroparks. Celebrate the joy of riding with 65 and 30 mile road routes and the 12 mile just-get-out-and-ride primarily path “Honey Hut Scoop Loop.” BikeSpark is hosted by Bike Cleveland and the proceeds support bicycling advocacy.
* Means adventure, camaraderie and fun!
BikeSpark begins from and revolves around the ride hub at Boston Mills ski area. With three routes to choose from, you and your friends will find one that offers the distance and challenge appropriate for your experience and skill, no matter your age. All routes feature full rider support including rest stops with snacks and drinks.
Riding will spark your appetite for camaraderie and food—and BikeSpark delivers! Enjoy your ride, then join other riders, volunteers and bicycling proponents in the BikeSpark Hub to relax and celebrate with a post-ride lunch featuring excellen food from Fresh Fork Market and beverage choices from Sibling Revelry Brewing. Lunch is included for 65 and 30 mile riders, and can be purchased during registration for 12 mile riders at an additional fee. Beverages not included.
All proceeds from BikeSpark go to the cycling advocacy nonprofit Bike Cleveland. With a staff of three and a fully committed board and other volunteers, Bike Cleveland works for cyclist-friendly physical and legal infrastructure in Northeast Ohio. The organization works year-round to promote safe bicycling for children and adults in our communities and to build a fun, healthy and sustainable transportation movement for our future.
Ride start times (approx):
8:00AM > 65 Mile riders depart the ride hub
9:00AM > 30 Mile riders depart the ride hub
10:00AM > Scoop Loop riders head out onto the Towpath
Online ticket sales end May 31, 2017.
BikeSpark is supported by these fine sponsors: