Welcome to Ann Arbor Bicycle Touring Society


NEW! Mobile apps for iOS (Apple iPhones) and Android devices are ready to install and use on your mobile devices - phones and tablets.

You may follow the link appropriate to your device below to begin installation:

 iOS: https://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewSoftware?id=1236283590&mt=8
 Android: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.memberleap.AABTappforaabt 

Please keep in mind that this is the initial roll-out, and changes and additions are possible. We welcome your suggestions for improvements.


ABCs of awareness | Trek Bikes

(While AABTS is not promoting or endorsing Bontrager products, we commend the safety message in this recent advertisement and hope that you will follow the advise on being visible and safe)


One Helluva Ride 2017 (July 8)

One Helluva Ride 2017 pre-registration closed July 1, 2017. You may still register on the day of ride in Chelsea and Portage Lake State Park (also closed).

• Advanced orders for delivery of OHR Merchandise (jerseys, t-shorts, and socks) at day-of-ride registration closed on May 16, 2017.
The OHR Merchandise Store is no longer accepting orders for the purchase of OHR jerseys only ($65.00 plus $7.00 shipping) for delivery by post after the ride, in mid-September.
A limited inventory of OHR Merchandise, however, was available for purchase at registration for immediate delivery. Additional advanced orders for mid-September delivery were taken at registration (Closed).

AABTS Club Jerseys are no longer Available (either in stock or for order for future delivery) (Closed)

In Stock: AABTS microfiber custom Voler cycling clothing now available in our online Store (https://www.memberleap.com/members/store.php?orgcode=AABT). If the style/size of AABTS clothing wanted is not in stock, it can be ordered by placing your order request online. 
NOTE: To gain the best price, any not-in-stock AABTS clothing request made will be held until 100 pieces are requested. Please direct any AABTS merchandise questions to frankolam[at]comcast.net


Ann Arbor Bicycle Touring Society December 8th Holiday Entertainment Potluck

December 8th AABTS Potluck
The Grotto Club, 2070 W. Stadium, Ann Arbor

Set up and socialize 6:00 PM. Dinner 7:00 PM. 
Beer, wine, coffee, ice water furnished.
Bring dish to pass to feed 6. No munchies, they will be furnished by AABTS.
Bring your own table service.




 Discover the Power of the Pedal

The links above will take you to more information about our club. Go to our ride calendars page to view our schedule of rides. We invite every cyclist to become a member; however you are not required to be a member to participate in an AABTS ride. New club memberships purchased after September 1 of any year are good through December 31 of the following year. Come ride with us!




News Feed

Seymour Road and Trist Road Paving Project (CAUTION)

August 20, 2017
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Ride Calendar

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8:00am, Early Morning Ride from Ann Arbor West Side

August 23, 2017

8 am Early Morning Ride from Ann Arbor West Side
B ride to Chelsea or Whitmore Lake and beyond.


Wednesday Morning Kensington Metro Park Ride

August 23, 2017

Ride under I-96  to Island Lake and back to Kensington around the west side of Kent Lake; onto Milford...


Far East Fringe Wednesday AM Ride

August 23, 2017

Ride Hines Park. Alternate route is on roads west of Plymouth.


Superior Salem Dirt Road Ride (9:00AM)

August 23, 2017

Superior Salem Dirt Road Ride - Wednesdays 9:00AM
Ride gravel roads on a great country circuit.