Bicycle Post Trails, Rides, Events, Bicycle Safety and Photos

Check this page often for updated listings of all types of cycling events in and around our area. Rides require, at minimum, an appropriate bike in good working order, water, and a helmet. We suggest a spare tube, energy food, maybe a little cash in case we stop, and your biggest smile! Many rides are held subject to weather. It's a good idea to confirm dates, time and any specific requirements, too. We'll see you out there — and have fun!

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Please Use these links to learn about Bicycle Safety

Learning to Cycle Safely

A Guide to North Carolina Bicycle and Pedestrian Laws

Bicycle Post Trails

The trails are on private land. If you want to use the trails you must:
1. Sign a waiver at either of the Bicycle Post locations.No one is allowed to use the trails without signing a waiver. 
2. Purchase a year pass for $20 at either Bicycle Post location or pay a daily rate of $3 deposited in a drop box at the trail head.

From Greenville – Take NC-43 N (towards Rocky Mount) from town, after crossing over US-264,  go 5 mi, turn left at Short Bridge Rd, trailhead is 0.8 mi on the left.

From Raleigh – Take US-264 E towards Greenville, exit at NC-111/NC-222 (#53) to Saratoga/Fountain, turn left end of ramp - go 15.6 mi, in Falkland turn right at Crisp St which turns into Kings Crossroads Rd - go 0.8 mi, turn left at Short Bridge Rd, trailhead is 0.5 mi on the right.

Click here for a Google Map to The Bicycle Post Trails

Click here to download a PDF map of The Bicycle Post Trails

Our Weekly Group Rides

Join us  on one of these fun rides. Whether you are new to cycling or an old pro, there is a ride that's right for you.

Bicycle Post sponsors the East Carolina Velo Cycling Club  They have regular scheduled rides on Tuesday, Thursday and Weekends. Please check for current rides and events

Day Start Time Description Location Phone

Every Thursday

5:30 PM

Click here for the East Carolina Velo Cycling Club ride information

Downtown - Cotanche store parking lot

Bicycle Post Uptown Greenville Criteriums

Bicycle Post has sponsored racing in Greenville, NC for many years. Please call us for current planned events.

Fiesta Biathlon - 32 Years

The Fiesta Biathlon is the longest running cycle event in Eastern North Carolina. Bicycle Post has been the major sponsor of the Fiesta Biathlon starting in 1986. This annual event features a 5k run followed by a 15 mile bike. The event starts across the street from Bicycle Post in the Chico's Restaurant parking lot on Cotanche street . You may enter as an individual or as a team of two. The event is held in May.


Slide Shows

Ken Hilton - New River Trail State Park -VA

Bicycle Post BMX Team - photos by Bert Carr

Toys for Tots MTB Race November 21, 2010

2010 24th Fiesta Biathlon


Walter Pofahl, Stacey Radcliff, Tim Gavin take a detour up Beech Mtn during Blood Sweat and Gears 2005

2008 Bicycle Post Uptown Greenville Criterium

 Ridin 4 a Cure    Gary, John and Chris
400 miles in 4 days     4-2009

1994 8th Fiesta Biathlon - Barry Scott winner

2006 Team Bicycle Post 

1978 Greenville Criterium --- Grant Mann
Photo Kip Sloan