List of Road Bike Group Rides: Marin and San Francisco

Whether you are a visitor or getting into cycling and looking for new riding partners, here's our list of group rides out of Marin or San Francisco. The first four on the list will satisfy the serious cyclists, you’re sure to find these segments and rides on Strava. The second group of group rides offer varying paces and departures. You may also find some mountain bike rides on some of these groups. 


 Divine Electric Norcal: Group Rides

Departs from  Fairfax Java Hut
Sundays 10:15 AM
Wednesdays 9:00 AM

http://divineelectricnorcal.com/racing/events/

 

Chicken Ride

Departs end of Sausalito bike path @ Blithedale Avenue in Mill Valley

Fridays: 7:20 AM
This is a race around Tiburon, and there is a winner.

 

Col du Pantoll Wednesday Nights

Departs from the start of the Sausalito Bike Path @ Mike’s Bikes
Wednesdays 5:45 PM
http://mikesbikes.com/about/col-du-pantoll-pg959.htm

You may want to bring a light earlier in the season.  Last Wed of the month includes CHP escort and a BBQ.

 

Studio Velo

Departs from Studio Velo @ 31 Miller Avenue, Mill Valley
Sundays 8:00 AM
http://www.studiovelocycling.com/pages/calendar
Various levels depending on turnout, route varies also.

Social Group Rides

Rapha Cycle Club SF
Departs from 2198 Filbert @ Fillmore

Thursdays 6-8 pm

Saturdays 8:30 am  to Marin 40-70 miles 15-17mph

http://pages.rapha.cc/clubs/san-francisco

 

Marin Velo Club
Departs from Peets at Northgate Mall in San Rafael
Sundays 8:00 AM

http://www.marinveloclub.com/

 

Echelon

http://www.echelonridersclub.org/
No drop rides, skills development, great for beginners.

 

Grizzly Peak Cyclists

http://grizzlypeakcyclists.org/rides/current.html 

Great for variety and to learn new routes all over the Bay Area, member rides are well attended, and have diverse riding paces. 

Excellent array of turn sheets for all kinds of rides all over the Bay Area. 

 

Marin Cyclists
Various Weekday and Weekend Rides

http://www.marincyclists.com/Default.aspx?pageId=111198

 

Mission Cyclists
Tues/Thurs Headlands Raiders: 6:10AM from 17th /Sanchez
Saturday Club Ride 9:30am from GG Bridge (Southside)
Sunday Recovery Ride: 10:30 AM  from GG Bridge (Southside)

http://www.missioncycling.org/rides/