John crossing a creek amid brilliant fall colors on the Pilgrim Creek ride. Below the snow line
(6,000 feet), it was a beautiful fall day and the ride was great.

Great Falls Bicycle Club Rides

Classifications and Rules

Classifications – All rides will be given a classification of "A" to "D" based on the pace of the ride and the frequency of stops to regroup. "A" rides are slowest; "A" and "B" rides have frequent to semi-frequent stops. On "C" and "D" rides there is no obligation to wait for slower riders if route directions are given.

Click for a list of Road Rides that members may pursue on the Wednesday Night rides, at other times – or that you may want to try yourself.


Tuesday and Thursday Road Racer training ride. Meet at 5:15 p.m. at Knicker Biker.

Wednesday MTB Ride. No one gets left behind. Meet at 6:30 p.m. Note -- this ride now alternates between North and South Shores. Go to Lewis and Clark Overlook the first, third and fifth Wednesday of each month to ride the South Shore. Meet at the Ryan Dam trailhead the second and fourth day of the month to ride the North Shore.

Every Thursday Road Ride. Easy to moderate pace, 20-30 miles. Meet at 6 p.m. at Knicker Biker.

Other rides

  • ???? Three Rivers Century (Belgrade).
  • ???? York 38 Special (York).
  • Sept. 7, Special Olympics Pedal for the Medal.
  • Sept. 9-13, Park 2 Park Montana (Glacier to Yellowstone).
  • Sept. 14, Huckleberry 100 in the Flathead Valley of Montana! 100 mile, 50 mile and Family Ride, 7:30 a.m. start time, Downtown Kalispell. New route features, same fantastic scenery! Bikes & Berries Food Fest after the ride.

NOTE: BAD WEATHER OR MUDDY TRAIL CONDITIONS CANCELS ALL RIDES All riders must have a signed club-membership form and a helmet to participate in a club ride! Membership forms will be available at each ride. To propose/schedule a ride, send a message. You also may click here for a Ride Information Form. Send the form to John Juras, by email, or at:

John Juras
220 Woodland Estates Road
Great Falls, MT 59404

• • Bad weather cancels all rides unless otherwise noted! • •

Still looking for ride leaders.
Please email John Juras or Erin Madison to lead a ride!

Add Your Favorite Ride Here!

Whenever you choose.
Wherever you like to go
Ride Leader
just send the info to John Juras.