June is a great time to get out on the trails at Bays Mountain, and with two mountain biking events around the corner, there is something for every type of rider this month!
Whether getting in a good workout on an old service road or challenging one’s self on a single track trail, Bays Mountain Park offers 32 miles of trails that provide fun and adventure for mountain bikers of all skill levels. This month’s mountain biking events at BMP are Bike at Bays and the Aiyana XC Mountain Bike Race.
- Bike at Bays (Saturday, June 23) – This year marks the 10th Anniversary Bike at Bays event at Bays Mountain Park. Hosted by SORBA, the event will be held on Saturday, June 23, from 9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. This event is filled with educational and maintenance seminars, bike demos by vendors, group rides and plenty of fun. For more information, visit sorba-tricities.org. Free admission for attendees.
- Aiyana XC Mountain Bike Race (Sunday, June 24) – This mountain bike race is a USA Cycling sanctioned event held at Bays Mountain Park & Planetarium for the past 3 years. The race takes place on Sunday, June 24, and is open to all levels from beginner to advanced. Registration is available online at aiyanaxc.wordpress.com. All bikes must be mountain worthy for safety. Please have all bikes checked and registered at the Nature Center gift shop. Registration available online at https://aiyanaxc.wordpress.com/race-registration/
New this month, Bays Mountain Park has mountain biking sticker decals for sale at the gift shop. Get yours, and spread the word about mountain biking at Bays!
For more information on Bays Mountain, please visit baysmountain.com or call 423-229-9447.