Butterfly Bike Ride

Come Dressed as your favorite pollinator: Bat, Bee, Bird or Butterfly!

Costumes are optional, but encouraged.

Barryville Butterfly Bike Ride and Seed Toss

Saturday, September 14, 2019

10:00 am - Noon

4.5 Mile Ride / .6 Mile Walk

Supporting Pollinator Gardens in the Town of Highland


Monarch Butterfly & Pollinator Habitat
by sowing seeds along Route 97– the Upper Delaware Scenic Byway


Zane Grey Parking Lot

Lackawaxen, PA

10am- Registration
10:30am - Butterfly Bikes take flight

Riders will across the Roebling Bridge to Route 97, then turn onto River Road...



Barryville Farmer's Market

"Adios Monarchs" Mexican Fiesta
A celebration on pollinators helping our local food sources and to say "adios monarchs" as they return to Mexico.

Mariachi Viva Mexico! • Mexican Cuisine • Fresh Pressed Juices • and more!

River Road • Barryville, NY
The Barryville United Methodist Church

Reber River Trips will return riders and bikes to origin point.

.6 Mile Ride/Walk STARTS at River Road Park

Join the butterfly bikes as the pass and traverse along River Road to the Farmers’ Market
(Recommended for Kids, Rollerskates, Scooters, Walkers, Wheelchairs, or Mobility Challenges.)


All Seed Tossers / Participants

$10 Individuals: includes Butterfly Balls

$20 Families: includes Butterfly Balls

Butterfly Balls are clay balls infused with milkweed and/or native pollinator wildflower seeds.

Additional Butterfly Balls can be purchased onsite.


Online Registration is now closed.

You may still sign-up on-site on Sat., Sept. 14th.

Cyclists register at 10 am at the Fish & Wildlife Parking Lot next to Zane Grey in Lackawaxen, PA. (See map above.)

Walkers register on at the entrance to the River Road Beach on the west-end of the road.


Bike riders meet at the Zane Grey Parking Lot in Lackawaxen, PA at 10am.

All River Road Walkers to meet at the beach entrance at the bend in the road on the northwest end of the street.
Seed balls for walkers are $5 per bag.

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Bike helmets. They are required by law.
Filled Water Bottled. (No running water onsite).

Light refreshments will be provided at the end of the ride.

Become a sponsor to support this event and advertise your business.

seed balls

What are Butterfly Balls?

Clay balls rolled with pollinator favored flower seeds.
These seed balls can be tossed in your garden or yard.
We will be tossing them at 4-5 locations along our Bike Tour.
Come Dressed as your favorite pollinator: Bat, Bee, Bird or Butterfly!

Costumes are optional, but encouraged.


Bicycle Shows US


"Adios Monarchs" Mexican Fiesta

Funding for this project was made possible in part by Healthy Community Initiatives Grant from Sullivan Renaissance.

Monarch Sponsors

Worker Bees

Debra Conway

Cathy Daboul

Nonna Hall

Roswell Hamrick

Johnny Pizzolato

Jim Santiago

Dorene Warner