Weekend Trips

Sat, Jan 19, 2019

Winter Bike Camping at Harriman + a night at Thendara MC


125 over 3 days miles / Start Location TBD

Tired of staring at the same four walls, or a little screen? Want to challenge yourself and do something none of your friends will understand?

Spend some time with us, winter camping, at Harriman State Park. Riding up on Saturday.  First night will be indoors, with a homecooked dinner, at Thendara Mountain Club. On Sunday, after a delicious breakfast, we will meander around Harriman and select a lean-to to setup our tents for the night. On Monday, we will head out for breakfast in Sloatsburg, then head back to NYC.

Mountain, Touring or Hybrid bikes required.  We will be... Read more

Sat, May 25, 2019

Memorial Day Weekend Ride to Bear Mountain & Harriman State Parks


50 each way miles / Start Location TBD


May 25-27, 2019(Saturday morning to Monday evening)
Space available: 12 5BBC members

Ride file, TO Thendara, @Harriman State Park: https://ridewithgps.com/routes/27549589

Ride file, FROM Thendara to NYC: https://ridewithgps.com/routes/27608932

Transportation: self-contained. Start Point: Chelsea Piers, outdoors, near drinking fountain & public bathroom.
Lodging: Cabins, dorm rooms and... Read more

Sat, Jul 27, 2019

Harlem Valley Rail Weekend 2019 (BASH BISH & HVRR)


60-145 (in 2 days) miles / Start Location TBD

Register: http://5bbc.org/store/trips/harlem-valley-rail-ride-weekend-trip 


Bash Bish Falls & Harlem Valley Rail Weekend is a self-contained 5BBC weekend bicycle trip to Dutchess and Columbia Counties, NY, and Bash Bish Falls State Park, Massachusetts. Our ride leaders are Doug Von Hoppe & Steve Lyon.

On Saturday, July 28, 2019, we will meet at Grand Central Terminal at 6:45 or 8:45 AM depending on whether you are taking the 7:10 or 9:10 AM Metro... Read more

Sat, Aug 3, 2019

Not your traditional weekend trip: camp on the East End & see where the deer & buffalo roam


40-Sat 45-Sun miles / Start Location TBD

Register here 

Interested in joining us for a weekend of riding out on the East End of Long Island where the deer & buffalo roam? No? Seriously, we will see buffalo and deer if you care to wake up at 5 am or possibly at dusk.  We will stop at the infamous Briermere Farm for pie and fruit.  This is not your traditional weekend trip. This is more like two "Day" rides with tent camping and a cookout (or... Read more