May 5, 2017

Compiled by OutdoorsNW staff

May is National Bike Month. Established in 1956 and sponsored by the League of American Bicyclists, the month-long celebration is an opportunity to explore the many benefits of riding a bike.


May 1–Sept. 30: National Bike Challenge,
May 15 –19: National Bike to Work Week,
May 19: National Bike to Work Day,
May 17: Ride of Silence,

NW Bike Month Events


May 1–31: WA Bikes – Bike Everywhere Challenge, Statewide,
May 1–31: Bike Month Tacoma-Pierce County,
May 1–31: Bicycle Commuter Contest, Thurston County,
May 10: Bike to School Day, Puget Sound,; Spokane,
May 19: Bike to Work and School Day, Bellingham,
May 15–19: Bike to Work/Bike Everywhere Week, Spokane,
May 19: F5 Bike to Everywhere Day, Puget Sound,


May 1–31: BTA Bike More Challenge, Statewide,
May 1–31: PDX Bike Month, Portland,
May 1–31: Bike to PSU Challenge, Portland,
May 13–18: Business Commute Challenge, Eugene,


May 13–20: Boise Bike Week, Boise,


Bicycle Transportation Alliance (Oregon):
Cascade Bicycle Club (Washington):
Idaho Walk Bike Alliance:
League of American Bicyclists (Nationwide):
ORbike (Oregon):
Washington Bikes: