Ride Resources

San Diego is a cyclist's dream in terms of great weather for maximum days out in nature. Whether you are lucky enough to live in San Diego or you are just on a brief visit, we hope to find you out on the trails. The following resources may help you make your ride even better!  


SDMBA MeetUp
If you enjoy mountain biking with others and exploring new opportunities for recreation and fun then you are invited to join the San Diego Mountain Biking Association Meetup.  Rides, events, and meetings are posted regularly. Meetup makes it easy to socialize with other riders and sponsors, explore unfamiliar terrain with the safety of comrades, go on an adventure ride, ride a new singletrack trail, take a clinic, join a trail work day, or to list your own event. Sign up is easy.



SHOP RIDES:  check individual shop websites or social media for most recent event details. 


Trek Bicycle Superstores offers rides and maintenance workshops on on a regular basis. The Trek Women's Team leads co-ed rides of various levels once a month for SDMBA usually on the 3rd Saturday of the month.

Performance Bicycles San Diego offers a variety of rides from their several SD county locations.

Bicycle Warehouse offers clinics, demos and other fun events

Pulse Endurance Sports arranges training and regular rides.

Zumwalt's Bicycle Center arranges regular rides. 

El Camino Bike Shop arranges regular rides


WOMEN'S MTB GROUPS: 

 Girlz Gone Riding ' San Diego Chapter

Sometimes the girls need some time on the trail together! That's where GGR SD comes in! With Girlz Gone Riding chapters around the Southwest, this group has a goal of getting more women out mountain biking. Rides planned for all levels in various regions of San Diego county in a nurturing and supportive environment so you can follow your adventure! Join us!

Please ask to join the GGR SD Facebook Page


 


MTB RACING in Southern California:

Quick 'n Dirty  - various events around San Diego County incuding the Sagebrush Safari, Dirty 30, Filthy 50 and the Summer Series at Lake Hodges.  


SoCal Endurance  - various events at Vail Lake,  Temecula, CA. 


Canyon Belgian Waffle Ride  May 5, 2019 - The most unique cycling event in the country, the Belgian Waffle Ride (BWR), returns dirtier than ever for an eighth consecutive edition of pedaling perversity.  SDMBA is proud to be the 2019 Charity Partner of the BWR! 



YOUTH PROGRAMS: 

Sprockids - a youth MTB program in partnership with Bicycle Warehouse.  Contact sean@sdsprockids.com 

 SoCal High School Cycling League - part of the quickly growing National Interscholastic Cycling Association currently in 22 states and more on the way. There are several teams in San Diego County. Visit www.socaldirt.org for listing of local teams and how to get involved. 
Volunteer coaches are always needed. Training available from NICA. SoCal League Race Season is February through May.​



GRAVEL RIDING:   

 Gravelstoke - organized rides and events



ADAPTIVE MTB:

The Unpavement Project with Jeremy McGhee - adaptive MTB equipment, videos and inspiration