Bike the 'Burg charity ride to be held on Saturday


The annual Bike the ’Burg, a bicycle charity ride hosted by Ambleside School, on Saturday, Oct. 27 in Fredericksburg.

This Hill Country riding experience features five route options to accommodate all skill levels.

There is a six-mile Family Fun Ride, which is $20/person, and 14-, 34.5-, 48- and 65-mile routes that are $50/person.

More information and registration are available at

Onsite registration will also be available the morning of the ride at 406 Post Oak Road, which costs $60/person.

Packet pick-up will be Friday, Oct. 26 from 4-7 p.m. at Ambleside School of Fredericksburg, located at 406 Post Oak Road.

Start time for all routes is 9 a.m. All rides will begin and end at Ambleside and rest stops will be available along the routes.

All participants receive a T-shirt, lunch and admittance to the post-ride celebration.

Lunch and live music admittance are also available for purchase at the door for non-riders ($10).

Mindy Brown is the featured musician.

Sponsors include Cameron-Brooks, Edward Jones, Taurean, Texas Oncology, Wright Asphalt, First United Bank, Hill Country Memorial Hospital, Johnson Eye Care, Absolute Charm Real Estate, Bennett Land Services, Broken Arrow Ranch, KNS Precision, Reserve Tours, Security State Bank and Trust, Texas Ranches for Sale – Ken Hoerster, Austin Heart, Gillis Plumbing Solutions, Maven, Rodan Fields – April Laird, Maven, Alamo Regional Bike Medics, Hill Country Bicycle Works, Jack & Adam’s Bicycles, Grape Juice, Lester Meier Rodeo Company,  Opa’s Smoked Meats and Gillespie County Country Schools.

Proceeds support the Ambleside School of Fredericksburg student scholarship fund.