Resources and Links

This page focuses mainly on New York area resources. Nearly every urban area has similar organizations that can provide maps, advocacy projects, and updates about local bicycle networks and clubs.

Bicycle Advocacy Groups
  • Transportation Alternatives – Advocates for bicycling, walking, and public transit and runs campaigns for car-free parks, bike commuting, livable streets, and more. Runs various bicycle rides in New York.
  • Bike New York – Promotes and encourages bicycling and bicycle safety. Runs various NY area rides and has free classes on bicycle safety, commuting, and learning to ride for first-timers.
  • New York Bicycle Coalition – Promotes Share the Road programs, advocates for Safe Routes to School, and more.
  • Flanzig & Flanzig – Bike lawyers, representing cyclists in New York City, Nassau, Suffolk, and Westchester
Blogs and Online Resources
Learn How to Ride a Bike
  • Bike New York offers great classes to learn how to ride a bike, both for kids and adults, as well as classes for advanced cyclists and bike commuters.
New York Area Group Rides
New York Area Cycle Clubs
New York Area Bike Trails and Route Mapping