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Biking in Brooklyn

Experience cool guided or self-guided tours by taking advantage of one of these great Brooklyn bike rides. Tour the borough via two wheels on one of these Brooklyn bike paths. If you're looking for the ultimate in Brooklyn biking; see our listings of bike paths, clubs, trails, and tours in the area.

Bay Ridge Bicycle World

A One-Stop Shop for all Brooklyn Biking Needs!

When it comes to biking in Brooklyn, Bay Ridge Bicycle World will fulfill all your cycling needs.  Pick from a wide selection of bikes and biking accessories, all available for affordable prices.  The store is a go-to spot for cyclists all over the Bay Ridge area of Brooklyn.  There's even a wonderful smoothie bar, where you can order all types of healthy beverages in the flavors of your choice!


The staff is extremely helpful and will be more than happy to grant you a test ride.  The salespeople are not pushy, allowing you to browse the product selection at your leisure.  Check the website for exclusive online specials.

Bicycle Habitat

Find Bikes for Purchase or Rent in Brooklyn!

For amazing customer service and top-quality bikes, Bicycle Habitat is the place to go.  Located in Brooklyn's Park Slope; the shop contains a diverse selection of road bikes, mountain bikes, urban/city bikes, kids' bikes, and other types of bikes.  If you own a bike and require repairs, stop by the full-service repair shop.  Repairs include fixing flat tires, repairing drivetrains, wheel truing, gear adjustments, and brake repairs.


Each bike purchase includes complimentary bike sizing to ensure proper saddle height, ideal leg and knee extension, and proper range of reach to the bars.  If you don't need to purchase a bike, bike rentals are also available for affordable prices.  Follow Bicycle Habitat on Twitter to keep updated on upcoming cycling events in Brooklyn and the rest of the five boroughs.

Bicycle Station

A Brooklyn Bike Shop with the Friendliest Staff!

With great bikes and friendly service, The Bicycle Station is the place to go for all your Brooklyn biking needs.  The store boasts many positive reviews from several online review sites, including Yelp, and received a rave review from Time Out New York.  The owner, Mike Rodriguez, and his team are incredibly nice and will always provide you with helpful advice.  The staff will never look down upon novice cyclists, as the store caters to riders of all abilities.   


At its location in Brooklyn, the Bicycle Station serves as a convenient pit stop for riders on the way to or from Manhattan or Prospect Park.  Store hours are 12-7 P.M. on weekdays (excluding Wednesday), 10A.M. to 7 P.M. on Saturdays, and 11 A.M. to 4 P.M. on Sundays.

Brooklyn Bridge Park

One of the Nicest Brooklyn Bike Paths!

Currently under construction is the Greenway Bike Path in Brooklyn Bridge Park.  The designated bike path offers riders beautiful scenic views of the park's surroundings.  The path contains a two-way bike lane and a pedestrian walkway, and you can bike anytime during park hours (6 A.M. to 1 A.M.).    


Please remember that cycling is only permitted within the designated bike path.  You cannot bike on park paths or the pier promenades.  If you need to lock up your bike, bike racks are located throughout the park.  Once construction is completed on the Greenway Bike Path, it will be a 14-mile route for transportation and recreation, and extend from Greenpoint to Sunset Park in Brooklyn.

Brooklyn by Bike

Find all types of Cycling Events in Brooklyn!

If you want to keep abreast of all types of biking events in Brooklyn, log onto the Brooklyn by Bike website.  The cycling club in Brooklyn was born out of a love for traveling around the borough via two wheels.  See the city from a different (and much clearer perspective) as you enjoy Brooklyn biking at its best!


The website contains a calendar of local bike events in Brooklyn; including bike rides, bike repair workshops, and other cycling-themed activities.  If you'd like to join the ride newsletter or be added to the mailing list, please enter your first name and e-mail address on the site.

Brooklyn Mountain Biking

Enjoy the Sport of Mountain Biking in Brooklyn!

Whether you're a novice or expert mountain biker, Brooklyn Mountain Biking is the group for you.  The Brooklyn bike rides focus on all aspects of the sport of mountain biking (XC, downhill, and freeride).  For your convenience, all rides are categorized, according to the style and rider ability.


The Brooklyn biking club is a great way to meet mountain biking enthusiasts from all over the Tri-State area.  If you're interested in becoming a member, click the "Join Us" button on the website.  The site also contains bios of all the members, as well as photos of past biking trips.

Bushwick Bike Shop

For Great Service... without the Attitude!

Even if you know nothing about bikes, the professionals at the Bushwick Bike Shop in Brooklyn can fix anything that's wrong with your bike, without giving you any attitude.  The bikes, accessories, and other items are fairly priced.  The salespeople will be honest about your buying options, never trying to upsell you or pressure you into buying anything.


If you need bike repairs, the head mechanic (KT) is regarded as one of the best bike mechanics in Brooklyn and the rest of the five boroughs!  She even holds classes on bike repair.  Get fast, polite, and knowledgeable service from the topnotch staff.  Store hours are 11 A.M. to 7 P.M. on weekdays, 11 A.M. to 6 P.M. on Saturdays, and 12-5 P.M. on Sundays.

R&A Cycles

A High-End Selection of Bikes and Accessories!

Choose from a high-end selection of bicycles and accessories at R&A Cycles in Brooklyn.  At one of the world's largest cycling stores you'll find a slew of road, triathlon, mountain, cyclocross, and track bikes that will suit your needs--whether you're a beginning or professional cyclist.  Fitting services are available.


Expect quality customer service from a courteous, friendly, and helpful staff.  The staff is equipped with over 30 years of experience in the industry, and all the employees possess an immense desire to fulfill all their customers' needs.  If you're interested in ordering any products online, all products are available for immediate delivery right to your door!

Roy's Sheepshead Cycle

The Oldest Running Bike Shop in Brooklyn!

Explore hundreds of bikes from such brands as Specialized, Trek, Giant, Raleigh, and Brompton at Roy's Sheepshead Cycle!  Established in 1931, Roy's carries the moniker of being the oldest bike shop in Brooklyn, supporting a growing cycling community for over half a century.  The shop caters to cyclists of all abilities, and kids and families are always welcome.


Do you need any repairs?  Stop by the full-service bicycle service center, where repairs can be done on the spot or within the same day!  If you have any questions, the experienced staff will be more than happy to serve you, never failing to go the extra mile for each customer.  Roy's is open 7 days a week, for your convenience.