San Francisco Bay Area Cycling Clubs

We’ve been getting some questions on where to meet like-minded folks looking for new friends to ride bicycles with, and we’ve put together a short list of some of our favorite SF Bay Area cycling clubs below! If you know any that you’d like to see added to the list, please don’t hesitate to send us an email HERE!

Fat Cake Club


Vibe: Fun and friendly road and gravel rides around SF and Marin that always incorporates a top-notch bakery stop!

Time + Location: 615am Mon (women’s ride), Tues and Thurs at either GG Bridge or Conservatory of Flowers. Be sure to check their website or Instagram for the latest details!

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SF Cycling Club


Vibe: Road-focused cycling club founded in 2012 with the goal to “bring cyclists together to ride, race, share advice and talk about sunglasses over a post-ride espresso or beer”

Time + Location: 615am Mon (city loop) and 6am Fri (coffee social) @ Fell St + Baker St.


WTF Bike Explorers

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Vibe: Womxn/Trans/Femme cycling organization committed to principles of “connection, gender inclusivity, and racial equality within bicycle adventure travel”

Time + Location: “Redwood Ramble” (8.31-9.2 from SF - more info) and Yearly Summit (8.15-8.19 in Veronia, OR)


Velo Girls


Vibe: “Cycling club for women + girls based in the San Francisco Bay Area founded in 2002 and offering rides, clinics, and events throughout the year.” Ranges from road to MTB to cyclocross throughout the greater Bay Area.

Time + Location: See calendar for details HERE


Different Spokes


Vibe: “Founded in 1982, Different Spokes is the San Francisco Bay Area's recreational bicycling club open to the LGBTQA+ community and its friends.”

Time + Location: See calendar for details HERE

Contact:, Strava