Thank you for joining us for the 10th annual Hub On Wheels citywide bike ride on Sunday, September 21, 2014! Experiencing a car-free Storrow Drive, exploring historic neighborhoods, and taking in views of the Boston Harbor with thousands of other cyclists is an extra special experience not to be missed! The date for 2015 will be announced soon. 

The ride starts and finishes on City Hall Plaza in downtown Boston, with three different routes to choose from: 10, 30 and 50 miles. Registration for 2015 will be available in Spring 2015, for what’s sure to be the best ride of the year. You haven’t seen the Hub until you’ve seen it on two wheels.

A few ride details:

Note: Hub on Wheels is presented by Boston’s Office of Special Events in cooperation with Boston Bikes. 2015 event information will be posted here.

The ride is fully supported and safe, with three routes: 10, 30, or 50 miles of harbor views and hidden pathways, river greenways and Boston’s wonderful and eclectic neighborhoods. Storrow Drive is completely car-free, as is the entire 10 mile route. To reopen Storrow Drive in a timely fashion, anyone not reaching the 10 mile turnaround by 9:30 will be turned back early. Many other roads along the 30 and 50-mile routes are open to traffic.

Marshals along all routes make sure there’s plenty of space to ride. Tech support and ride snacks are free of charge. All rules of the road apply. Please ride safely and courteously.

The registration fee is $50. Registration will be available here. If you are unable to register online, there will be on-site registration open on the day of the event.

Riding with children: Cyclists must be 10+ years to ride the 10 mile loop, 12+ years to ride the longer loops. Children under 10 may participate only if riding with an adult on a tandem, trail-a-bike, bike seat, or trailer. Children under 10 ride for free — no separate registration is required. Anyone under 18 must be accompanied by an adult.

Don’t have a bike but still want to ride? Reserve a bike today by contacting the official bike rental partner, Urban Adventours, at (800) 979‑3370 or at

See all the FAQs here.



Did you know?

Every automobile excise tax mailer sent to Boston drivers included a pamphlet about safe driving around bicycles. 500,000 were mailed out in 2011.

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