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With fall foliage colors disappearing, these cyclists are still finding plenty of November bike events.

Top Fun November Bike Events in the Upper Midwest

With many of the trees having lost their colorful leaves, it might be a bit more bare out there. However, don’t despair! There are still many great biking opportunities that are around the upper Midwest to check out this November no matter what biking activity you love. With so many different November Bike Events, you’re sure to make new memories on your #nextbikeadventure.

November Bike Events

Nov 1: Kick Off Party with Benefits

King Boreas Winter Triathlon

Insight Brewing Minneapolis, MN



Nov 5–6: Fulton Star Cross | Facebook Page

Aquila Park

St. Louis Park, MN

Cycle Cross


Nov 5: Nocturnal Mountain Bike Races | Facebook Event Page

Lake Rebecca Singletrack Trail

Rockford, MN

Mountain Bike


Nov 6: No Name Alleycat Race

Minneapolis, MN

Recreational Bike Race


Nov 8: Bike to the Voting Booth

Everywhere U.S.A.

Recreational/Commuter Plan Your Route


Nov 10:  Shift Gears Bike Donation Dropoff

Bemidji, MN

Bike Donations


Nov 12-13: Theo With Cyclocross Classic | Facebook Event Page

Theodore Wirth Park Minneapolis, MN

Cycle Cross


Nov 13: Free Bikes 4 Kidz Wrench Slinger Shootout

Mall of America Bloomington, MN

Bike Donations/Repair


Nov 19: Fat Turkey Ride

Acceleration Sports and Fitness Brainerd, MN

Fat Bike


Nov 19–20: MN State Championship CX

Crystal, MN

Cycle Cross


Nov 21: Let’s Joyride Together: November Edition

Matthews Park Minneapolis, MN

Recreation Ride


Nov 26:  The “Pie Burner” Thanksgiving Weekend FatBike Ride | Facebook Event Page 

Palmer’s Tavern Hibbing, MN

30+ miles  Fat Bike

The Minnesota Bike/Hike Guide is Available Digitally

For more information on the trails and for more fun events, check out our Fall digital version of the Minnesota Bike/Hike Guide. Then, plan your #nextbikeadventure.

Watch for – The winter edition of the Bike/Hike Guide will be out December 1st for updated events throughout the 1st quarter of 2017.

Please let us know if we missed any events you are planning or would like to attend – just submit them into the HFB Events Calendar – it’s free!

The Spring MN Bike/Hike Guide is now available digitally with more maps

With spring in the air, a Minnesota tradition in less than two weeks and the 7th Annual MN Bike/Hike Guide coming in from the printers, carry this handy booklet with you in its digital format today!

As we continue to add more links and helpful information to assist you in finding your next adventure, please page through the Guide’s events, maps and helpful tips pages – and let us know if we missed something. With the summer issue, in its digital format, coming out in late May, we can make change and additions. So, please tell us as you plan your next adventure!

Our HaveFunBiking ‘Pic of the Day’ may help you find your next adventure

Now rolling into our 10th year as a bicycle tourism media, our goal is to continue to encourage more people to bike while showcasing the unforgettable places to ride. As we search for fun bike photos, many worth a grin, scroll through the information and stories we have posted – it may help you find your next adventure. Then, while out there exploring, if you see us along a paved or mountain bike trail, next to a road route you regularly commute on or at an event – be prepared to smile. You never know where our cameras will be and what we will post next!

Plus, we welcome your candid bike shots

Do you have a fun bicycle related photo of yourself or someone you know that you would like to see us post at HaveFunBiking?

If so, please send it our way and we may use it. Send your picture(s) to: [email protected] with a brief caption (of each), including who is in the photo (if you know?) and where it was taken. Photo(s) should be a minimum of 800 pixels wide or larger for us to consider using them. If we do use your photo, you will receive photo credit and an acknowledgment on Facebook and Instagram.

Be a part of a Minnesota bike tradition and get the a free copy of the printed guide

Regarding the 2016 printed guides, be one of the first to receive a printed copy by coming out to Stillwater, MN and participating in the MN Ironman Bicycle Ride on April 24th. With no running or swimming required this spring bike opener will be a fun way to celebrate its 50th year and start the summer cycling season – A true Minnesota tradition with bragging rights guaranteed.

So please bookmark the MN Guide and  HaveFunBiking.com to help find your next adventure – we may capture you in one of the next photos online or in the Bike/Hike Guide.

Have Fun and Keep Riding!