Registration open for 24th annual Bike to Work Day on June 28

Bikes, bikes, and more bikes!
Cyclists roll through Goose Gossage Park for the 23rd Annual Bike to Work event. / FOX21 File Photo

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — June is Bike Month in Colorado, and officials are inviting you to participate in Bike to Work Day June 28.

Registration is now open for the event. You can sign up to ride to any one of several breakfast locations across Colorado Springs.

Bike to Work Day encourages bicycling for personal and community health, alternative transportation, recreation and sustainability.

Breakfast locations along the trail networks are designed to support how people actually ride bikes to work, while highlighting local businesses that support bicycling in the community.

Breakfast stations include:

  • YMCA of the Pikes Peak Region
    • Southeast Armed Services
    • Briargate,
    • Downtown
    • East Side
    • Memorial Park
    • Cottonwood Creek Recreation Center
    • Garden Ranch
  • PopCycle Bridge- Pikes Peak Greenway at Van Buren -KOAA News 5
  • Shooks Run Trail at Sierra Madre –Urban Steam Coffee House
  • Buffalo Bicycle Lodge– 2 El Paso Blvd
  • Santa Fe Trail at USAFA North Gate Trailhead– Café Velo
  • UCHealth- Memorial Hospital– East Boulder and East St. Vrain
  • Shooks Run Trail at Boulder Avenue – Colorado Springs SustainaCenter
  • Criterium Bicycles -Pikes Peak Greenway at Corporate Drive
  • Templeton Gap Trail at Nevada Ave/Monte View– Mountain Metro Transit
  • Good Neighbor Meeting House– Shooks Run Trail at Corona Street
  • Angler’s Covey– South of Midland Trail at 21st Street and Cimarron Avenue
  • Rock Island Trail at Homestead Trail (Academy Blvd/Constitution Ave) -Council of Neighbors and Organizations
  • Pedestrian Bridge over I-25 at Monument Valley Pool – Organization of Westside Neighbors
  • Wild Goose Meeting House– 401 N. Tejon St.
  • Lincoln Center, Cafe Red Point and Building Three Coffee Roasters- 2727 N. Cascade
  • Ivywild School– 1604 S. Cascade Ave.
  • Sinton Trail at El Paso County Citizens Service Center- El Paso County Public Health

To view an interactive map of breakfast locations and for more information, click here. You can also send an email to BTWD@springsgov.com.

For more information about Bike Month events and activities, click here.

Mayor John Suthers and his wife Janet will kick off Bike Month with a community ride on Saturday, June 3. More information on the Mayor’s Ride will be available soon.

 

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