Annual Fall Swap Meet
Aug
24
10:00 AM10:00

Annual Fall Swap Meet

It's that time of year again, folks! Our Annual Fall Swap Meet will take place on Aug. 24 from 10am-4pm. Bring your used outdoor, cycling, or fitness equipment and put a price tag on it. Don't have anything to sell? Swing by and browse the selection!

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Bocomo Fondo 2019
Sep
15
12:00 PM12:00

Bocomo Fondo 2019

The BOCOMO Fondo is a non-competitive gravel/paved road ride on September 15, 2019 through the beautiful countryside of Boone County (and parts of Howard County) Missouri. The fondo starts and ends at The Station House at Katfish Katy’s located on the Katy Trail. Bring money for food and drink after the ride.

It is recommended that you be self sufficient, but the 80 and 40 mile options will have a follow vehicle should you need assistance. Cyclocross or touring bikes are recommended.

The 80 mile option will have a lunch stop up in Rudolf Bennitt Conservation Area right next to the lake. We’ll have water, sandwiches, and other snacks available.

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Kaleidospoke
Aug
17
6:30 PM18:30

Kaleidospoke

Kaleidospoke is a fun, family friendly, night time GLOW bike ride along Columbia's MKT Trail from Flat Branch Park to Twin Lakes Recreation Area and back (just under 4 miles each way, approximately 8 miles round trip). The highlights of this event are the illuminated bridges on the trail (you won't want to miss this) and the GLOW party at Twin Lakes!

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True/False Film Fest's Boone Dawdle
Aug
10
1:00 PM13:00

True/False Film Fest's Boone Dawdle

This Saturday we'll be supporting the Boone Dawdle. Sign up is still open so don't snooze on this one!

The Boone Dawdle brings together some of the best things in life — biking, music, food, nature, and film. It’s also a fun, outdoorsy way to show your support of True/False in the off-season.

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Pizza Ride V
Aug
7
6:00 PM18:00

Pizza Ride V

The Pizza Ride returns! Join us after work for a ride out to Shakespeare's South. We'll leave the shop at 6pm and head out on the trail using mostly bike paths along the way. We'll likely stay together, but prepare to be self sufficient. When your appetite has been satisfied feel free to head back home at your own pace. Bring some cash for pizza and beverages and lights for the ride home! Let's hang out!

Here's our route: https://ridewithgps.com/routes/27912191

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VCVC Gravel Grinder
Jun
29
12:00 PM12:00

VCVC Gravel Grinder

We're looking to bring the good-time having, experienced-to-novice cycling, live-music and food/drink-loving people to historic downtown Macon, MO and the surrounding scenic county to raise funds for the Macon Co. Food Pantry!

Our inaugural event, held in 2018, attracted more than 60 cyclists from 6 states and raised over $2000 for the food pantry. We're looking to get more riders, more local participation, and more funds for 2019! Come join us!

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Copy of Trainer Night at Walt's
Jan
29
6:00 PM18:00

Copy of Trainer Night at Walt's

Trainer nights are back!!

Finding motivation to sit on your trainer in the Winter can be tough. Getting together with like minded individuals is the best way to stay inspired through the season. So join us for our FREE trainer nights beginning in January!

Each Tuesday, bring in your bike and trainer and join us for a guided exercise that will vary week to week. Don't have a trainer? Call ahead to reserve one of our loaners, first come first serve.

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Copy of Trainer Night at Walt's
Jan
22
6:00 PM18:00

Copy of Trainer Night at Walt's

Trainer nights are back!!

Finding motivation to sit on your trainer in the Winter can be tough. Getting together with like minded individuals is the best way to stay inspired through the season. So join us for our FREE trainer nights beginning in January!

Each Tuesday, bring in your bike and trainer and join us for a guided exercise that will vary week to week. Don't have a trainer? Call ahead to reserve one of our loaners, first come first serve.

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Copy of Trainer Night at Walt's
Jan
15
6:00 PM18:00

Copy of Trainer Night at Walt's

Trainer nights are back!!

Finding motivation to sit on your trainer in the Winter can be tough. Getting together with like minded individuals is the best way to stay inspired through the season. So join us for our FREE trainer nights beginning in January!

Each Tuesday, bring in your bike and trainer and join us for a guided exercise that will vary week to week. Don't have a trainer? Call ahead to reserve one of our loaners, first come first serve.

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Trainer Night at Walt's
Jan
8
6:00 PM18:00

Trainer Night at Walt's

Trainer nights are back!!

Finding motivation to sit on your trainer in the Winter can be tough. Getting together with like minded individuals is the best way to stay inspired through the season. So join us for our FREE trainer nights beginning in January!

Each Tuesday, bring in your bike and trainer and join us for a guided exercise that will vary week to week. Don't have a trainer? Call ahead to reserve one of our loaners, first come first serve.

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Cranktivus 2018
Dec
1
12:00 PM12:00

Cranktivus 2018

Cranktivus is a food drive on two wheels. Part bike ride, part food drive. Bring a bike, a bag, a lock, and about $20 to buy food. All of the food collected at grocery stores will benefit The Central Missouri Food Bank.

It's easy. You show up, grab a grocery list, figure out the best route, and start riding. The route is around 15 miles and we encourage all levels of riders to participate. 

Cranktivus is a free event!!!! No fees! Please register for the ride https://event.bookitbee.com/19425/cranktivus-2018
There are NO REGISTRATION FEES. You are only responsible for the cost of buying the food you collect along the route.

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MKT Trail Commemorative Poster Art Unveiling
Nov
27
5:30 PM17:30

MKT Trail Commemorative Poster Art Unveiling

Please join us on the National Day of Giving as we unveil original artwork and the commemorative poster highlighting the beauty of the MKT Nature and Fitness Trail. Local artist David Spear will discuss his inspiration for the art and will be available throughout the evening to sign posters. Posters will be provided as a premium for a minimum donation of $20 to the Columbia Parks and Recreation fund via the online CoMoGives campaign. Walt's Bike Shop is supporting the fund by offering an additional premium of SmartWool socks (while supplies last) for donations of $50 or more. All of the proceeds from the evening’s event will benefit the Columbia Parks and Recreation Fund. Funds provide a perpetual revenue source to augment Parks and Recreation parks, trails and programs. 

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Free Flat Changing Clinic
Nov
1
6:00 PM18:00

Free Flat Changing Clinic

Getting a flat while out on a ride can be a major bummer, but with the right knowledge and tools you can have it fixed in no time! Join us on the first Thursday of every month for a free flat tire changing clinic. We'll teach you the ins and outs of changing a flat out on the road or trail and help you pick out the tools to get the job done. See you soon!

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Berryman Epic
Oct
20
2:00 PM14:00

Berryman Epic

One of the best mountain biking races in the midwest. The trails are fast paced and the prizes are top notch. You will ride with some of the best racers out there. Located on the Berryman Trail and portions of the Ozark Trail. This fast single track, gnarly creek crossings, Ozark gravel roads, and some of the most beautiful scenery around. This is a definite do not miss adventure. 

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Free Flat Changing Clinic
Oct
4
6:00 PM18:00

Free Flat Changing Clinic

Getting a flat while out on a ride can be a major bummer, but with the right knowledge and tools you can have it fixed in no time! Join us on the first Thursday of every month for a free flat tire changing clinic. We'll teach you the ins and outs of changing a flat out on the road or trail and help you pick out the tools to get the job done. See you soon!

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Sep
8
to Sep 9

Super Casual Bike Camping Trip

The Walt's Bike Shop Super Casual Bikecamping Trip is a weekend adventure taking place on September 8 and 9. Our route is yet to be determined, but expect a mixture of surfaces with an emphasis on gravel roads. Keep an eye on our website and social media to stay up to date. We'll have more details soon!

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Free Flat Changing Clinic
Sep
6
6:00 PM18:00

Free Flat Changing Clinic

Getting a flat while out on a ride can be a major bummer, but with the right knowledge and tools you can have it fixed in no time! Join us on the first Thursday of every month for a free flat tire changing clinic. We'll teach you the ins and outs of changing a flat out on the road or trail and help you pick out the tools to get the job done. See you soon!

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Annual Fall Swap Meet
Aug
25
10:00 AM10:00

Annual Fall Swap Meet

It's that time of year again, folks! Our Annual Fall Swap Meet will take place on Aug. 25 from 10am-4pm. Bring your used outdoor, cycling, or fitness equipment and put a price tag on it. Don't have anything to sell? Swing by and browse the selection! We'll have the grill going so feel free to hang out!

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Free Flat Changing Clinic
Aug
2
6:00 PM18:00

Free Flat Changing Clinic

Getting a flat while out on a ride can be a major bummer, but with the right knowledge and tools you can have it fixed in no time! Join us on the first Thursday of every month for a free flat tire changing clinic. We'll teach you the ins and outs of changing a flat out on the road or trail and help you pick out the tools to get the job done. See you soon!

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