Bike Shops in Your Area
To find a local bike shop, just enter your city/state or zip code and click Search. A new window will open with a Google Maps page showing the closest bike shops.
Contact Your Representative
Find and contact your congressperson, and tell them how you feel about bikes receiving support with the upcoming economic packages. Write your Rep >>
Winter Bike Tips
Check out ICEBIKE.org and join the very active listserv. ICEBIKE has a wealth of information on knowing what gear is best in cold conditions. The listserv connects you with other year-round cyclists from many locations around the northern US, Canada, and other countries.
Bike Commuting Tips
Paul Dorn's Bike Commuting Tips website provides in-depth answers to all the typical questions about commuting. Learn what types of bikes you can ride, how to choose a good route, how to be safe, and much more.
Bike Route Mapping
A few of the best sites for mapping your bike route are Map My Ride and Bikely. Both offer features such as creating a route to follow the roads, and calculations such as distance and elevation, but each has their distinguishing features. Map My Ride can show satellite and topographic images which help to avoid hills, while Bikely has more route editing features.
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