Bicycling is an environmentally friendly alternative transportation option. Whether you are out for a leisurely ride or you are commuting to work, the City of Longmont strives to provide a safe and convenient method of transportation.
View a PDF copy of the City of Longmont Bike Map.
Note: this map includes trails open at the time of printing; view the Trail Status Map for current openings/closures.
Hard copies are available for pickup at the Library, Civic Center, Recreation Centers, and Development Services Center.
Zagster - Bike Share Comes to Longmont
Longmont now has bike share in 10 locations around the City. For a nominal fee or a monthly or annual membership, bikes can be checked out for a quick errand, the first or last mile of a transit commute, an unplanned or a shorter bike trip. Please see: www.zagster.com/longmont for more information about this exciting new service.
Watch the video of the Grand Opening of Longmont's new Underpass and Bike Share system from April 20, 2017
Bicycling Public Forum
A monthly meeting is held to discuss various topics relating to the safety and public access of bicycle riding in Longmont. The group has been very active in presenting to the City various enhancements and problems that are seen through the eyes of avid riders. This is a nonprofit group that diligently works towards a uniform and useful bicycle transportation network in and around Longmont. More information is available by visiting www.bicyclelongmont.org
Bicycle Lane Striping
Each year, the City stripes various streets for on-street bike lanes. Streets within the City of Longmont limits are reviewed annually and streets needing repair work are also looked at to determine if bike lanes are feasible within the existing infrastructure.
Report Needed Street or Sidewalk Repairs
- request for routine service such as pothole repair or sweeping
- questions concerning street maintenance and repair
- report damaged sidewalks/concrete that are dangerous to pedestrians and vehicles
BikeLinks 36 - The BikeLinks 36 interactive bike map provides regional information on bicycling facilities for Longmont, Boulder, Boulder County, Louisville, Superior, Lafayette, Broomfield, Arvada and Westminster.
Rules of the Road - Remember to follow these safety tips to avoid pedestrian or automobile conflicts.
Rules for Winter Cycling - Poor street conditions and visibility can make winter riding seem a dangerous ordeal. But, the skills that get you through the winter will only make you a better rider all the time. View Priority Bicycle Snow Routes, too.
Bike-n-Ride - Information from RTD on how to travel with your bike on a bus and utilize commuter bike lockers.