Silver City is best known for the Tour of the Gila, which is celebrating its 30th year. CyclingNews and VeloNews usually provide good coverage of the race. Here are some of my photos of the race as it goes by my house.
The Tour Divide endurance mountain bike race follows the
Great Divide Mountain Bike Route which passes through Silver City.
The New Mexico Touring Society does a two day tour of the inner loop in May.
GABA sponsors a three day ride on an extended version of the inner loop in the Fall.
Silver City is on the Adventure Cycling Association
Southern Tier route.
has information about upcoming rides and other local information.
There are two bike shops, Twin Sisters and
Gila Hike and Bike.