Environment Erie

Bike Around the Bay

Date: May 19, 2018

Bike Around the Bay is Environment Erie's signature fundraiser for the year, and takes place on Presque Isle State Park. All Bike Around the Bay activities will be at the Cookhouse. So, dust off your bike helmets, grease your chains, and lets get ready to ride!
* Presque Isle State Park’s bicycle trail has been named the third-best bicycle trip in America by Coastal Living Magazine.


Registration Sign-In and Day-Of Registration

Registration by May 6, 2018

(to guarantee an event T-shirt)
  • Individuals $25.00
    T-shirt and Water Bottle
  • Families $50.00
    3+ people/household to be eligible
    No t-shirts for family registration, water Bottles for all riders

After May 6, 2018 and Day-Of Registration

(No Event T-Shirt)
  • Individuals $30.00
  • Families $60.00

Group Rates Available
Work Groups, Scouts, Churches, Youth Groups, etc. Call 814-835-8069 to make arrangements.


7:30 AM - 9:00 AM
Park Tour - 10 mile Route
Rest Stop at Beach 10(for 10 mile route only)

10 Mile Route Map

  • Start Time: 9:00 AM
  • Tour designed for families with children or for less experienced riders

Bay Tour - 30 Mile Route

30 Mile Route Map

  • Start Time: 8:30 AM
  • Bayfront and Presque Isle State Park
  • Tour for Casual riders

Two rest stops provided along the route with refreshments, including snacks and water.

Endurance Tour - 50 Mile Route

50 Mile Route Map

  • Start Time: 8:00 AM
  • Bayfront, Presque Isle* to Elk Creek
  • Tour for seasoned riders

Four rest stops provided along the route with refreshments, including snacks and water.


More Details

  • ALL RIDERS MUST WEAR HELMETS

Erie County Department of Health will have Bell Sports, SNELL approved adult helmets and Safe Kids Erie will have children's helmets available, if needed.

  • Pre-Registration Rates Pre-registered participants are guaranteed an event T-shirt.
  • Day-Of Registration Rates is $30/$60 for individual/family respectively and does not include an event T-shirt.
  • Day-Of Registration Time opens at 7:30 AM and goes until all the riders take off at 9:00 AM.
    Please note the starting times for each ride.
  • Rides happen rain or shine, no refunds will be provided.
  • Picnic: 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM Lunch will be provided only for the riders that participated in the event.
  • Gift Auction will be drawn at 1:30 PM. Tickets will be sold during registration and up until the drawing. If you'd like to donate an auction item please contact Environment Erie at 814-835-8069.

Disclosure: In consideration of being permitted to participate in this event, the entrant hereby releases and discharges the organizers, sponsors, Environment Erie, Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, municipalities in which the event is conducted and any sponsors, agents, servants, representatives, employees, successors, affiliates and assignees from all claims, demands, actions, damages, judgments and executions which the undersigned, their heirs, executors, administrators, representatives or assigns might have now or in the future for any harm, injury, damage or occurrence, whether foreseen or unforeseen which might arise from or be related to the entrant’s participation in this event and the entrant specifically assumes all risks in connection this event. The entrant also agrees to release rights to and allow the use of any photographs or videos in which they appear.