Ontario MTB & Off Road Cycling Clubs
Ontario has many bicycle riding clubs to suit everyone’s style of riding, from pleasure cruising to racing.
Here is a list of bike clubs that do mountain bike group rides, a few ride more mellow city park paths and on rail trails too.
Many clubs are a mix of MTB and road cyclists, as some of us do both.
Also Check: some bike shops have a few group rides & Facebook has many MTB group pages
updated July 2018
Shorthills Cycling Club * – a MTB club located in the Niagara Peninsula area hosting races and rides.
Bike Fit Sunflowers * – womens club in Niagara area, MTB and park trails
Uxbridge Cycling Club * – social road riding mainly
Newmarket Eagles Cycling Club * – road riding, racing
Hamilton Cycling Club * – old small club 1818, a bit of road and MTB
Caledon Cycling Club *- large MTB club riding trails NW of Toronto, weekly rides
Woodstock Cycling Club * – they manage The Pines trail system in Woodstock
Turkey Point MTB Club *- operates down by Lake Erie area
Team Van Go *- MTB riders based out of Dufferin, Simcoe, Grey-Bruce and Caledon
Milton Bicycle Club *- road riders with some possible MTB
Spoke O’Motion *- MTB racing at Coulson’s Hill
MORCA – new MTB club in Bracebridge area
Bike Muskoka – road rides and MTB trail in cottage country
DMBA – Durham Mountain Biking Assoc. * – One of the largest MTB clubs in Ontario on the east side of Toronto.
Toronto Bicycle Club * – (was High Park Bike Club) road riding and park trails around GTA
Defiant MTB * – a facebook group with a good following in Toronto west to Kitchener of hardy riders with a few planned rides for experienced riders, general discussion on trails and gear.
Don Valley MTB * – a small group of riders focusing on riding the Toronto Don Valley trails
TORBA – Toronto Off Road Bicycling Assoc. * – a few rides organized and general discussion on trails and gear in Toronto
Wild Bettys – Womens Mountain Bike Group * – active with weekly rides and a race team.
Toronto Bicycling Network *- a large mainly road riding group. Lots of organized bike rides, some of the slower rides stick to off road park trails and rails trails. Day ride and weekend tripping.
GORBA *- Guelph Off Road Bicycle Club is an active group riding Guelph Lake and other local trail
Waterloo Cycling Club *- some of the club’s riders mtb at the Hydro Cut and maintain it.
London Cycling Club *- rides the region and does some park trail riding
Brant Cycling Club *- some trail riding, new bike park! around Brantford area
Woodstock Cycling Club – they MTB and maintain The Pines
Peterborough Cycling Club *- active club with many MTB riders. Involved in local trail development at Harold Town.
Cobourg Cycling Club *- MTB Northumberland Forest on Thursdays
Kawartha Cycling Club *- road riders that have group rail trail rides
OMBA *- Ottawa MTB club that rides the region and into Quebec
BORCA – Beachburg Off Road Cycling Assoc. *- small group, a few rides, nice website, along the Ottawa River
Ottawa Bicycle Club – large club of road riders
Sudbury Women’s Bike Group * – MTB riders, ride Naughton and elsewhere
Sault Cycling Club *- Sault Ste. Marie riders do some off road MTB riding
Blacksheep Mountain Bike Club * – MTB riding outside of Thunder Bay
IMBA – International Mountain Bike Association – Canada The main voice to help build and protect our MTB sport here in Canada and worldwide. Help support with your $$ and time.
OCA – Ontario Cycling Association – leading bike organization, races, all things road riding and MTB
BMX Canada – focus is on BMX racing
Other Bike Trail sites of interest:
Ontario by Bike – road and trail riding suggestion, event lists and bike resources