Mountain bike enthusiasts can find a never-ending supply of downhill adventures this summer in Fountain Hills. With the ability to choose from these different mountain biking events from lift-served, cross country and freestyle terrain with accessibility for all rider levels. From a beginner to an experienced rider, you might just discover your newest athletic addiction this summer.
McDowell Mountain Cycles Road Ride
Are you an early-bird? Then this bike ride is for you. Join the McDowell Mountain Cycles Road Ride every Saturday morning at 6:30 am at Starbucks on Palisades. Rides are typically 40 to 50 miles, and finish back at Starbucks for coffee and snacks. As always, bring a helmet, flat-fixing stuff, and a smile and let’s have some fun on bikes!
McDowell Mountain Cycles TNR Ride
Night riding is a fun way to take an all-ability mountain bike ride that’s become a staple of the Fountain Hills. Ride your favorite trails and mellow terrains of McDowell Mountain Regional Park, every ride is different each week. If you want to ride fast, don’t worry you’ll have some to chase, or if you want to ride slow, you’ll have someone who will tag along. Bottom line here, no one rides alone. Join other bike riders every Tuesday at 7:00 pm, at the Four Peaks lot, and make sure to bring your helmet, lights, and a smile.
McDowell Mountain Cycles Wednesday’s Women’s Mountain Bike Ride
Have you always wanted to crush single-track on a mountain bike? Then, Wednesday’s ladies’ mountain bike ride is for you. If you’re new to mountain biking, or interested in trying it out this is a great ride with a small group of fun ladies to help you. Meet at 7:00 pm at the Competition
Loops lot at McDowell Mountain Regional Park with your helmets, lights, and plenty of water. Bring a snack to share because afterwards we crack open a bottle of wine and relax a bit!
Summer Night Ride Series at McDowell Mountain Regional Park
As the summer overtakes Fountain Hills, the heat comes and mountain bike enthusiast get out to enjoy the cool desert nights. Get together with your fellow mountain bike enthusiast, and enjoy a beautiful night ride. McDowell Mountain Regional Park is hosting a Summer Night Ride Series at Pemberton Trail, 15 mile moderately trafficked loop beginning on June 17th from 7:30 10 00 pm. Riders must have a helmet, and a light system designed for mountain biking with battery power for 3 hours of riding. Fountain Hills Bikes supports these rides, and the local biking community by providing an after-ride snack.
For more information on any of the McDowell Mountain Cycles events, please contact Marty or Rob at 480-272- 8741.