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This day ride features three ride distances along the pristine Ausable River watershed, which the Ausable River Association is dedicated to protecting. Get ready for beautiful river views as you pedal along the valley below stunning Whiteface Mountain in Wilmington, NY.

In addition to incredible cycling, Ride for the River features interactive educational opportunities led by the Ausable River Association, a fabulous ride ending BBQ complete with live music and local brew, plus the now world famous gear raffle with prizes from event sponsors like Patagonia.

Registration fees

Ride for the River 2018 - Family Registration Closed

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  • All family members will need to register in one transaction by clicking +ADD ANOTHER PARTICIPANT select "Ride for the River 2018 - Family Registration" sub-event and discount will be applied at checkout .

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Ride for the River 2018 - Individual Registration Closed

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Ride for the River 2018 - Youth Registration Closed

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Ride for the River 2018 - Finish Line BBQ Only Closed

  1. $10.00
    May 1 - Jul 15

Pre-Event Social Ride on Saturday: The Hungry Trout Tailgater Closed

Casual guided road ride followed by apps and a couple of free beers at the Hungry Trout.

  1. $20.00
    May 1 - Jul 15

Event Description

This family-friendly event is a fully supported day ride showcasing the stunning Ausable River watershed in the heart of the Adirondacks.

Ride for the River was created by Ausable River Association in 2012 to celebrate the resilience of local communities following the devastating flooding caused by Tropical Storm Irene. In partnership with Cycle Adirondacks, the ride features interactive route stops allowing cyclists to learn about the impacts of road salt, invasive species and undersized culverts on Ausable streams and habitat.

Proceeds from the event support the Ausable River Association’s efforts to protect the clean waters, natural hydrology, diverse ecology, and scenic beauty of the Ausable. Learn more about the important work of Ausable River Association at AusableRiver.org.

Contact Information

Event Location

The Hungry Trout Resort, New York 86 Scenic, Wilmington, NY, USA

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