Opening Day For Trails

Join the Fun on Opening Day


2016 marks RTC’s fourth-annual Opening Day for Trails. On Saturday, April 16, 2016, people across the nation will kick off the spring trail season by hitting their favorite trails.

Nearly 20,000 trail enthusiasts participated in Opening Day last year! Will you help us make 2016 an even larger celebration? By taking the pledge to get out on a trail on Opening Day, you’ll be entered to win a Fuji bike!

Kick trail season off on Opening Day by getting out on the trail and having some fun!

Read below to find out how you can take part in Opening Day.

— What To Do —

Invite friends

Grab a pal and hit the trail! Tell your friends about Opening Day and have them join you on April 16.

Take the pledge

Pledge to get out on the trail on April 16! Whether you attend an established event or make your own plans for Opening Day, show your enthusiasm for the beginning of trail season by pledging to participate.

Share your experience

Use the hashtag #RTCOpeningDay and share your photos and stories on social media.


— Explore Events —

While anyone can pledge to participate in Opening Day, various trail groups across the country are also hosting events in their communities. Find one near you, and join the fun!

  Learn More

Thanks to our 2016 Sponsors!