The Golden Gate Park Multi-use Trail Pilot Program is an official recognition of riding bikes on trails in Golden Gate Park by the Recreation and Park department. Let's ride on the trails which are part of the pilot, and talk about the history of riding in the park. Bring a bike (wide tires are best, but any […]
Gals with Gears is a member-led group of the San Francisco Bicycle Coalition. The Gals lead monthly scenic rides geared towards women aged 50-plus-years young, although all riders are welcome. Arrive by 9:45 for a 10:00 am roll. Start/End: Harry Bridges Plaza / SF Ferry Building -- In the Embarcadero in front of the Ferry […]
Freedom from Training Wheels is a great way to get kids riding without training wheels. Bring your child’s bike and helmet if you have them. If not, we have a few balance bikes for children aged 2-5. Our instructors will work with your young people to get them striding, rolling, and pedaling in no time. […]
With car-free streets, free activities and plenty of chances to meet your neighbors, Sunday Streets most urban route celebrates the centrally-located and densely-populated Tenderloin, one of the city’s oldest neighborhoods. View the route map here. Look out for our Bike Education Outreach Team! They are ready to let everyone know about our free classes for […]
Schools and families throughout San Francisco will celebrate Bike & Roll to School the full week of April 15-19! Join thousands of students and their parents and teachers at 100 schools who will ride in "bike trains," use their own pedal power and roll to pre-school, elementary, middle and high school. Sign up now! Join the […]
Shirley Johnson will share highlights of her solo bicycle tour from the Arctic Ocean at Tuktoyaktuk, Canada to the Pacific Ocean at Valdez, Alaska. She rode over 1600 miles on mostly gravel roads through stunning landscapes. Camping was usually the only option on this remote ride. Hear how she dealt with predators both large (like […]
Do you have concerns about the design of the new electrified Caltrain cars? Have an ideas and want to be directly involved? Come to this workshop hosted by Caltrain staff, which will be a jointly hosted by two of Caltrain's advisory committees: the Bicycle Advisory Committee (BAC) and the Citizens Advisory Committee (CAC). The BAC […]
Join the volunteers who keep the SF Bicycle Coalition membership strong. No cold-calling, just calls to friendly lapsed members offering an easy way to renew. Plan to stay for the thank-you dinner afterward and get to know your fellow volunteers. Volunteer today! Visit www.sfbike.org/volunteer for more information!
Looking to get comfortable riding in San Francisco? Join us for a presentation covering all you need to know for biking in SF and the Bay Area. This is the perfect class for anyone already riding to hone their skills, or people interested in riding but intimidated by urban traffic. This comprehensive course uses the […]
Join us and Friends of the Urban Forest for their annual Bike Tree Love tree planting on April 20. Spend a few hours on a lovely Saturday morning working with other volunteers to plant trees around Excelsior. And we'll be doing it all with bikes and trailers! No green thumb or experience needed. Friends of […]
It's never too late to learn to bicycle! Instructors will work one-on-one to assist participants in learning the basics of balancing, starting, stopping and steering a bike, as well as proper helmet fit and adjustment. Most people learn to ride their bike while taking the class, but even if they don't, they will leave with tips […]
YBike, the San Francisco Bicycle Coalition and NOW Hunters Point are teaming up to offer a special Family Learn to Ride Workshop. All ages are welcome, but adults who would like to participate in the Learn to Ride Class should register at here. YBike can provide helmets to any participant who needs one (while supplies last) and will have youth-sized bikes available […]
Windmill-to-Windmill Bicycle Ride 10:30 am: Gather at Queen Wilhelmina Windmill (Dutch Windmill) 12:30 pm: Ride ends at the Murphy Windmill Dress in orange (the national color of the Netherlands), bring your bicycle, and be ready for a fun group ride in celebration of King’s Day, the biggest national event in the Netherlands. The ride is for […]
The Bikes to Books sixth annual Spring Ride is the perfect way to shake off any lingering winter woes. The signature 7.1 mile bicycle tour of literary San Francisco, connecting the twelve streets named for authors and artists on a proposal from City Lights Books in 1988, is a diverting and unique way to celebrate […]
Assembly member Phil Ting and AP Giannini Middle School host the annual Sunset District Bike Safety Fair open to all San Francisco families. Come improve your bike skills, learn about Safe Routes to School, bike safety, and legislation that affects the community. YBike Learn-to-Ride and obstacle course with helmet giveaway while supplies last Test Ride a Family Bike try out […]
*Events not officially sponsored or organized by the SF Bicycle Coalition are marked with an asterisk. We post events that might be of interest to our SF area members; we do not necessarily endorse any particular group or perspective you may find represented here.