Whether you’re just getting into mountain biking or are looking for a new steed to add to your stable, it’s always a good idea to test out the ride. Below is a list of upcoming demo days in the Portland/Columbia Gorge area. More dates are added often, so be sure to check back. You can also check out our community events calendar for upcoming demo days.
Can’t wait for a demo day? Contact your local bike shop and ask about demo rentals!
Fat Tire Farm is now offering high end mountain bike rentals! Whether you want to take a rip in Forest Park on a carbon 650-plus hardtail, shred Sandy Ridge on a 2019 Stumpjumper, or go for an epic on the new Yeti SB100, they’ve got you covered. Online reservations coming soon! For now, they’re first-come, first-served.
Cyclepath bikes features seasonal demo rentals of Pivot, Yeti, and Evil.
Evo bikes features demo rentals of Santa Cruz, Devinci, Evil, Transition & Juliana.
For folks needing a bike to join on a NW Trail Sisters ride, Fat Tire Farm, Evo & River City all offer a 15% rental discount to help you get out on the trail.
2018 Demo Days
June 15 – Orbea Factory Demo @ Hood River Bicycles (plus $10 Post Canyon shuttles)
June 23 – Fat Tire Farm Santa Cruz demos @ Sandy Ridge ($5 suggested donation goes to NWTA).
June 24 – Evo Bikes Dirt & Dinner Series demo adventure day ($150 gets you a demo bike, transport to/from Sandy Ridge, lunch on the trail & dinner and drinks back in PDX)
July 1 – Western Bikeworks Cannondale demo @ Sandy Ridge
July 4 – Evo Bikes demos @ Sandy Ridge (for participants of NWTA’s shRed, White & Blue Fun Ride only)
July 7 – Western Bikeworks Cannondale demo @ Sandy Ridge
July 14 – Cyclepath Niner demo day @ Sandy Ridge
July 14-15 – Rocky Mountain demo weekend @ Project Bike in Bend.
July 15 – Cyclepath Pivot eMTB demo day in Hood River
July 17 – Niner demo day @ Phil’s in Bend.
July 18 – Niner demo day @ Bachelor
July 18 – Santa Cruz demos @ Alsea Falls hosted by Life Cycle Bike Shop.
July 20-22 – Mountain Bike Oregon demos @ Oakridge (Ibis, Evil, Niner, Yeti, Santa Cruz)
July 29 – Evo Bikes Dirt & Dinner Series demo adventure day
August 17-19 – Mountain Bike Oregon demos @ Oakridge (Ibis, Evil, Niner, Yeti, Santa Cruz)
August 26 – Evo Bikes Dirt & Dinner Series demo adventure day
September 30 – Evo Bikes Dirt & Dinner Series demo adventure day