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Biking in NYC

Search for the best bike routes NYC has to offer, by browsing through Fun New York's comprehensive guide. Find all types of cool New York City bike tours that will allow you to experience the most spectacular sights of the five boroughs. See detailed reviews on places to go biking in New York City.

Bike and Roll New York City

Bike through the Most Memorable Sights in NYC!

Bike and Roll New York City is your go-to source for bike tours in NYC!  Pedal through such renowned NYC attractions as Central Park, Brooklyn Bridge, Prospect Park, Battery Park, Governors Island, and Riverside Park.  Bring your own bike or choose from a huge selection of bikes for rent.  Bike rentals are available daily, weekly, or monthly.  Free helmets will be provided.


The leading NYC bike tour and rental company has guided thousands of group tours, company outings, family gatherings, conventions, parties, camps, VIP tours, and many other special events.  If you're planning a group outing in the near future, Bike and Roll will be more than happy to cater to your needs.

Bike the Big Apple

Top-Rated New York City Bike Tours!

Bike the Big Apple never ceases to receive rave reviews for its unforgettable bike tours in New York City!  See parts of the Big Apple that aren't covered in your typical NYC bus or walking tour.  Explore sections of Brooklyn, the Bronx, Coney Island, Central Park, and Harlem.


The tours are led by friendly, knowledgeable, interactive, and safety-conscious guides.  Even through heavy traffic, the guides will make sure you bike the NYC streets as safely as possible.  You can even bring your children along!  Whether you're a champion biker or an enthusiastic novice, these NYC bike tours are perfect for riders of all abilities!

Bike Works NYC

A Favorite Bike Shop in NYC!

Located in the Lower East Side of NYC, Bike Works nurtures the NY cycling community with a wonderful selection of bikes, frames, wheels, parts, and accessories for sale.  Choose from a generous array of touring, road, track, and classic bikes.  Also offered at the shop are professional fitting services, custom bike painting, and a large variety of cycling clothing (i.e.:  T-shirts, gloves, caps, helmets).


The staff is friendly, easygoing, and super-knowledgeable.  The repair work is top-of-the-line and available at reasonable rates.  Find out why Bike Works has been voted one of the best bike shops in NYC by several reputable periodicals like the Village Voice and Time Out New York!

Blazing Saddles Bike Rentals & Tours

Enjoy a Scenic Cardio Workout through NYC!

Bike over the Brooklyn Bridge, near the Hudson River Parkway, around Central Park, and throughout other great areas of NYC with the help of Blazing Saddles Bike Rentals & Tours.  The staff is knowledgeable and friendly, and will do everything possible to ensure you have a memorable experience.


Blazing Saddles' NYC bike tours allow you to get a good cardio workout as you explore the many great sights of the city.  You'll be surprised how bike-friendly New York City is, as you explore the five boroughs via two wheels.  Both guided and self-guided tours are available.  The website features a series of cool pricing packages, including the Cycle & Celebrity Package, which includes general admission to Madame Tussaud's Wax Museum. 

Five Borough Bicycle Club

One of the Friendliest Bike Clubs in NYC!

Whether you're a champion cyclist or someone looking to explore the wonders of NYC via bike, the Five Borough Bicycle Club is meant for you!  Founded in 1990, the long-thriving organization is one of the friendliest bike clubs in New York City.  Take advantage of free day rides throughout the five boroughs all year round!  The club also offers affordable weekend bike trips to places like Cape Cod, Pennsylvania Dutch Country, and the Berkshires.


All rides are led by trained leaders who will make sure each ride goes as safely and smoothly as possible.  Since education is one of the main goals of the club; you will learn how to ride safely in traffic, proper use of hand signals, the rules of the road, the importance of using a helmet, and how to properly inspect your bike prior to each ride.

Jeff's Bicycles NYC

One of the Best Bike Stores in NYC!

Established in 1977, Jeff's Bicycles NYC continues a long tradition of excellence in a professional, friendly setting.  Find only the best bicycles from such brands as Cannondale, Specialized, Giant, and Dahon.  You'll even find a generous stock of women's-specific bikes.  All bikes are available for test rides.


If you have any questions, the friendly staff will be more than happy to answer them.  Check the website weekly for instant coupons that could be used in store.  All you need to do is click, print, and save!  Find out why Jeff's has been regarded as one of the best bike stores in NYC for over 30 years!

Master Bike Shop NYC

Great NYC Bike Rentals and more!

If you're looking for super-fast and immediate service, make the Master Bike Shop in NYC your top destination!  Plus, you'll be hard pressed to find a better deal on New York City bike rentals.  The bike repairs at the shop are thorough, and the staff will explain to you the pros and cons of each repair option.  No repair is too big or small!


In addition to a quality bikes (including a full selection of Fuji and Dahon bikes) you'll find a well-chosen range of accessories, from helmets to pumps to everything in between.  The Master Bike Shop is conveniently accessible to such great places to go biking in New York City like Central Park and Riverside Park.

New York City Mountain Bike Association

Ride Mountain Biking Trails in all Five Boroughs!

A non-profit organization dedicated to building and maintaining bike trails in all five boroughs of NYC, the New York City Mountain Bike Association advocates the great sport of mountain biking and fosters a community of mountain bikers in the area.  As a member, you will get to participate in all types of cool events and races for youth and adults throughout the Big Apple.  Proceeds from the races go towards building and maintaining the trails. 


Bike on such trails as Highbridge Park in Manhattan, Cunningham Park in Queens, and Wolfe's Pond Park in Staten Island.  If you're interested in joining this fun-filled NYC bike club, the membership form is available on the website.  You can also subscribe to the newsletter to keep up to date on the latest events and happenings.

New York Cycle Club

Some of the Most Fun Bike Rides in NYC!

As a member of the New York Cycle Club (NYCC), you're given access to some of the most fun bike rides in NYC every weekend and some weekdays.  Destinations include Westchester County, Connecticut, Long Island, and Rockland County.  A complete list of rides is provided on the homepage of the website.  Since all rides are classified according to level and cruising speed, you'll know well in advance if a ride suits your needs.


Founded in 1936, the all-volunteer recreational cycling organization also offers weekend trips, a nationally recognized spring training program, and a full calendar of special events.  Plus, it's a great opportunity to mingle with fellow cyclists in NYC!  If you're interested in joining, please log onto the website and sign up for a membership.  For any additional information, please send an e-mail to

NYC Velo

A Friendly, First-Class Bike Shop in NYC!

A perfect spot for avid cyclists, NYC Velo contains a friendly and professional staff that will provide you with first-class service, without pressuring you to buy multiple items in the store.  All bikes are in tip-top condition, and there's a great selection of clothing and equipment.  If you require bike repairs, one of the three master mechanics on staff will take care of all your needs.


You are bound to find items in your price range and discounts on older products are available.  NYC Velo constantly supports the local racing and cycling culture through such activities as shop rides and sponsorships of local races.  You can even relax and grab an espresso while you're there!

Old Croton Aqueduct Trail

Experience History Unfold in Front of your Eyes!

Come ride along one of New York City's best kept secrets!  The Old Croton Aqueduct Trail follows the path of the original Croton Aqueduct, where it traveled through the Bronx and Manhattan.  The NYC bike trail reflects the changes the aqueduct has gone through since it was first erected.  At certain points, history will unfold right in front of your eyes! 


Perfect for a bike ride through Old New York, the trail's starting point is in Bronx's Van Cortlandt Park and ends in Midtown Manhattan.  You can, however, start anywhere in between.  Directions are posted on the website.  Other points along the path include the Jerome Park Reservoir, Aqueduct Walk, High Bridge, Amsterdam Avenue, and Central Park.

Sid's Bikes NYC

Two Great Bike Shops in New York City!

As the largest bike store in NYC; Sid's Bikes offers a quality selection of road bikes, hybrid bikes, urban bikes, mountain bikes, cyclocross bikes, and triathlon bikes.  Services include fitting, repairs, and bike rentals.  The shop offers worldwide shipping to places like the UK, Mexico, and Japan.


If you're looking to meet other cyclists who enjoy the riding lifestyle, join the Riders Club.  Membership includes free weekly group rides that appeal to all skill levels, exclusive sales and clinics, and a special lifetime 10% discount.  Sid's Bike's is also located on the West Side of NYC on 151 West 19th Street.  Call 212-989-1060 for more information.

Zen Bikes NYC

Get a Lifetime of Free Tune-ups on all Bikes!

With a super-friendly staff and fast, reliable service--Zen Bikes is the place to go for all things biking in New York City.  The owners, John and Maria, exhibit infinite patience as they're willing to promptly answer any questions you may have--both in store and via e-mail.  The staff is very knowledgeable about all the products in stock and none of the salespeople will pressure you into buying anything. 


All bikes are available for test rides.  To top it all off, you get a lifetime of free tune-ups on any bike purchase you make at the shop!  The store has earned many repeat customers and comes highly recommended by multiple reviewers on Yelp and Google.