Promoting recreational bicycling in Lancaster County for all interested cyclists

Lancaster Covered Bridge Classic Registration Now Open

Registration now open for Lancaster Covered Bridge Classic. Register now to receive the Early Bird rate!

This year’s ride is being sponsored by Kreider Dairy Farms. Route options include 15, 31, 62, and 100 miles.
Sunday, August 19, 2018

  • $40 online before April 1
  • April 1 – June 30: $50
  • After July 1: $60
  • GROUP SPECIAL: $35 group (10+ riders) discount: email Brian Mitchell for details

Registration will end August 17 or when event reaches capacity.

New this year: Pre-Ride Dinner.

Like to eat, drink, and talk cycling (non riders are welcome to join us)? Join us Saturday August 18th  to celebrate the 40th annual Lancaster Covered Bridge Classic with an Italian themed pre-ride dinner at Reology, located in beautiful downtown Lancaster.

Dinner will feature your choice of a main dish, salad, and desert from local caterer Simply From Scratch,  Ice Cream  from local farm, Kreider Farms, and a cash bar.

Live entertainment from local artist Liz Fulmer.

More details on the pre-ride dinner can be found here.

We need volunteers to make the Covered Bridge ride a success! There are a variety of volunteer opportunities available. All club members are strongly encouraged to volunteer. We also welcome other individuals and groups to join us for a fun day supporting bicycling in Lancaster!

Click to View LCBC Volunteer Opportunities

Submissions Now Being Accepted for 2018 Grant Program

Our grant program for 2018 is now open for submissions! A total of $20,000 will be awarded this year. Grants are awarded for bicycling-related projects, advocacy, and/or education. Grant applicants may include non-profits, schools, and governmental agencies. Applications will be accepted through February 22. The application form is available at

Funds for our grant program are generated by the annual Lancaster Covered Bridge Classic bike ride.
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2017 Lancaster Covered Bridge Classic: Photos Now Available

Thank you to all of the riders who joined us for a beautiful day of riding on August 20th for 39th Annual Lancaster Covered Bridge Classic!

We hope you all enjoyed the ride! You can find photos taken during the ride here: imaginations.

SAVE THE DATE: Mark your calendars now for next year’s ride on August 19, 2018.

On behalf of the club members and all of our volunteers, we would like to thank you for participating in our ride and helping us provide funding for bicycling-related initiatives and covered-bridge restoration in Lancaster County.

See you next year!