Riders undock bicycles from a BCycle station.

BCycle Ridership (2021)

Oct. 20, 2021

BCycle ridership is going through the roof! Did you know that the number of trips taken on BCycle bikes between the start of school (Aug 18th) and the 1st day of October has tripled year over year since 2019?! In 2019, ~3,500 riders took 23,218 trips. This year, in large part due to CU student ridership, the number of trips have jumped to 68,292 by more than 9,800 riders.

Bike mechanic helps a student at the UMC Bike Station.

Bike Station Hours (Late Fall 2021)

Oct. 19, 2021

Heads up! Bike station hours are likely to change as the weather becomes colder. To stay updated bookmark this link , where you can find info on hours, status, and more.

Blue t-shirt with "The Buff Is Back!" text and image of buffalo herd.

Buffalo Bicycle Classic 2021

Aug. 26, 2021

There is still time to register for the Buffalo Bike Classic, which takes place on September 12th. Current registration costs $125, with proceeds providing scholarships for high-merit/high-need students. There are several route options and even a virtual ride. Register now to get involved!

Students browse the used bike sale.

Bike Fest 2021

Aug. 26, 2021

CU's annual Bike Fest returns this Tuesday! The event will take place on August 31st from 1:00-6:30 pm at Farrand Field. Stop by to enjoy free food, music, games, and the used bike sale!

Map of alternate routes.

Construction at 30th and Colorado

July 8, 2021

As construction continues, please refer to this map for alternate routes. Planning your commute will save time and avoid conflicts. (Click on the article title to be redirected to the map.)

Proper use of a U-Lock.

Bicycle Lock Swap Program

July 8, 2021

One of the best ways to prevent your bike from being stolen is the use of a quality u-lock. If you are currently using a cable lock, your bike is not secure! Stop by either of the CU Boulder bike stations to swap your cable lock for a u-lock, free of charge. And read the safety article further below to learn more useful tips.

Bike mechanic fixes a student's bike.

Bike Station Hours (Summer 2021)

June 11, 2021

Need to use the bike stations on campus? Please check the station's status on the ECenter’s website (updated daily). Current Hours (subject to change based on weather and other factors) -UMC Station: Monday through Friday 9:30am-4:30pm -Folsom Bike Station: Closed for the summer.

Students look to purchase a bike at the annual CU bike sale.

Unwanted bikes? Donate to CU's Bicycle Program

May 3, 2021

If you have a bike that you no longer need or want, don't toss it in the trash! Unwanted bikes can be donated at the Folsom and UMC bike stations, where they will be refurbished and sold at the annual Bike Sale in the fall.

bike mechanics 101

Earn your Bike Mechanics 101 Certificate!

May 3, 2021

The Environmental Center is pleased to offer an online self-paced course covering the basics of bike maintenance. Learn about bike anatomy, tools, lubricants, how to make basic repairs, and more. The course is hosted on Canvas and available to students and staff at this page .

2021 jersey

Buffalo Bike Classic is Back!

May 3, 2021

Registration is now open for the 19th Buffalo Bicycle Classic (BBC) on September 12, 2021. There are 9 route options, something for everyone. Take a look at some of the key highlights!

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