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Come out and ride with us, because that's what we do!
Whether you live in the area or are just visiting Boise and looking for a group to ride with, we'd love to have you join us on any of our rides! Check out the weekly schedule below, join us on Facebook, brush up on Group Etiquette and the fun rules to live by (see the links below) and we hope to see you out on a ride soon!


Please see description below for each ride regarding distances and average mph pace. 

Tuesday Hill Climb: 6 pm – LuLu's Pizza – 2594 N Bogus Basin Rd, Boise – weather permitting

Thursday Night Social Ride: 6:30 pm – April 27 – UpCycle, 380 S. 8th Street, $6
Want to volunteer to lead a Thursday night ride? Sign up here (and thanks in advance).

Saturday Road Ride: 10 am (April 29 – last week of 10 am start time!) –  LuLu's – 2594 N Bogus Basin Rd, Boise – weather permitting
Note: Start time will switch to 9 am in May. 

Sunday No Stress Ride:
Starting up soon! Keep checking back!


There's always something fun coming up! Below are a few of our favorite local and regional cycling events.

May 5-7 Lactic Walla Walla Wine Ride

May 20  Cycle for Independence

June 3  Lyle Pearson 200*

June 10  Great Owyhee Ride Against Hunger

June 21 George’s Longest Ride*

July 15-16 Seattle to Portland (STP)

July 15  Twilight Criterium

July 29  Cascade 4 Summit Challenge*

Aug 12  Tour de Fat

Aug 20 Bogus Hill Climb*

Aug 5-12  Ride Idaho

TBA Idaho Multiple Sclerosis Wine Ride*

Sept 9  LOTJA

Sept 16  Pedal for Paws & Claws*

* Denotes a Lactic volunteer opportunity.


Our motto is "leave no one behind" and most of our group rides are no-drop.

Tuesday Hill Climb: For anyone who wants to improve their climbing skills on the Dump

Loop, Bogus, or Willow Creek routes.

Thursday Social Ride: Our most popular ride of the week! Pace range: 15 to 18 MPH* on mostly flat roads. Distance: 20 to 25 miles. Social ride followed by dinner and drinks at a local watering hole. Perfect for new riders or those that would like to check out our club.

Saturday Ride: Our most aggressive ride of the week. Pace range: 18 to 22 MPH*. Rolling hills possible. Distance: Anywhere from: 40 to 100 miles. Group typically starts together and then breaks into two groups about 20 miles into the ride. The “long” group pedals 65 to 100 miles, and the “short” group typically rides 40 to 65 miles.

Sunday No Stress Ride: Another option for new riders to get some saddle time in a no stress environment. Pace range: 16 to 18 MPH*. Distance 20 to 30 miles.





Lactic Acid Cycling supports participation in recreational cycling through our organized rides,

cycling event participation, and charitable activities. LAC promotes riding behavior that is

safe, law abiding, and nurturing to all participants while also providing social opportunities that help build our Boise community.


Smart Cycling: Traffic Skills 101 Class Info

Brush up on your Group-Ride Etiquette here. 

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