23 Years and Still Riding

Welcome to GEARs. The Greater Eugene Area Riders is a non-profit organization with the mission to promote and encourage bicycle riding for transportation and recreation. We coordinate weekly rides, provide safety and skill education, defend the rights and responsibilities of bike riders, and work to enhance the bicycle culture in Eugene and surrounding area. Membership in GEARs has its rewards! In addition to all of the rides and advocacy work we do, there are additional benefits. Local bike shops and other businesses are now offering discounts for GEARs members. Go to our Bike Rewards page to see a list of participating business members. Join GEARs Now.

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Next Meetings:

Our next Board Meeting will be Tuesday, September 2 at 6:00 pm in the Singer Room of the Eugene Public Library. Members and the public are encouraged to attend.


Recreational Rides

Wednesday, September 3 – 6:00 pm at Alton Baker Park

Ride 310c – Dillard Rd to Dillard Access, 22 miles, 12-15 mph avg pace

Thursday, September 4 – 9:00 am at Alton Baker Park

Ride 125a - Clearwater Trail & Springfield, 25 miles, 12-15 mph avg pace

Thursday, September 4 – 5:30 pm Alton Baker Park

Women’s only ride – Show and Go – 18 – 25 miles

Note – The entire September Ride schedule will be available on Thursday, Sept 4.