Bike Commuting Resources

Thinking about commuting by bike? Whether it's to the office or to the park, you can use these tools and tips to plan your trip.

  

What is the Food Loop?

The 'Food Loop' is an 8 mile comfortable biking route that traverses between local restaurants that have reopened their doors with outdoor seating options to accommodate physical distancing guidelines. Learn more here.

Important Bike Commuting Tips

Wear a helmet. Protect your noggin!

Plan your route. Sunday mornings are great for test rides.

When on the road, ride like you are a vehicle. Be predictable and use hand signals. Know the bike laws of your community.

Bring a secure lock and lock to a secure rack. U-locks are generally considered to be the best--some have a theft warranty. Our map above features secure bike parking locations. Write down the serial number of your bike in case it gets stolen.

Dress for the weather. Fenders and a rain jacket make a big difference if you get caught in a rain shower.

Don't forget water! Our map above contains water fountains so you can refill.