Bicycling Resources

Bicycling Organizations
Area Bicycle Planners
Bicycle Maps
Bicycle Parking Equipment Manufacturers
Bike Sharing
Bike Stations
Bike Rental
Bicycle Routing Sites

Bicycling Organizations

Bike Arlington
Bike Loudoun
Bike Maryland
Bike Virginia
Bike Washington
College Park Area Bicycle Coalition
Fairfax Advocates for Better Bicycling
Frederick Bicycle Coalition
Frederick Pedalers
League of American Bicyclists
Virginia Bicycling Federation
Washington Area Bicyclist Association
Washington Area Bike Forum

Area Bicycle Planners

Call these numbers if you have questions or comments about bike lanes, trails, routes, racks or plans.
District of Columbia (202) 671-2331
College Park, MD (301) 277-3445
Frederick City, MD (301) 600-1884
Frederick County, MD (301) 600-6742
Gaithersburg, MD (301) 258-6313
Maryland Department of Transportation (410) 865-1294
Montgomery County, MD (240) 777-7243
Prince George’s County, MD (301) 952-3661
Rockville, MD (240) 314-8527
Metropolitan Washington Council of Governments (202) 962-3760
National Park Service (202) 619-7092
Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority (202) 962-1581
Alexandria, VA (703) 746-4088
Arlington County, VA (703) 228-3709
City of Fairfax, VA (703) 385-7858
City of Falls Church, VA (703) 248-5041
Fairfax County, VA (703) 877-5766
Loudoun County, VA (703) 737-8090
Prince William County, VA (703) 792-6273
Virginia Department of Transportation (703) 259-2376

Area Bicycle Maps

Alexandria Bikeways Map
Anacostia Tributary Trail System (301) 699-2407
Arlington County Bicycle Map or call (703) 228-9299
Capital Crescent Trail Map (202) 234-4874
District of Columbia Map – or email
Fairfax County Bicycle Map
Maryland State Bicycle Map (410) 545-5656
Montgomery County Bicycle Map (240) 777-7223
Ride the City
Virgina State Bicycle Map
W&OD Trail Map (703) 729-0596

Bicycle Parking Equipment Dealers & Manufacturers

American Bicycle Security Co.
BikeLid Systems LLC,
Bike Security Racks Co.
Cora Bike Rack Inc.
Creative Pipe, Inc.
Cycle Safe Inc.
Dero Bike Rack Co.
eLock Technologies
Function First, Inc.
Madrax Inc.
Peak Racks
Reliance Foundry
Sunshine U-Lok Corporation
Urban Accessories, Inc.
American Bicycle Security Co.

Bike Sharing

Capital Bikeshare

Bike Stations

Bikestation DC

Bike Rental

Bike and Roll

Bicycle Routing Sites

BBBike@Washington D.C.
Bike Route Toaster
Commuter Connections
Map My Ride
Ride the City


Anybody’s Bike Book (maintenance) by Tom Cutherbertson, Ten Speed Press.

A Woman’s Guide to Cycling by Susan Weaver, Ten Speed Press

Effective Cycling by John Forester, MIT Press


Martin Guttenplan, Florida Department of Transportation, “Developing Successful Bicycle Pedestrian Commuter Programs: A Handbook for Employers.” Energy Outreach Center and the Capital Bicycling Club, of Olympia, Washington, “Bicycle Commute Guide.”

Many thanks to the COG/TPB Bicycle and Pedestrian Subcommittee, planners and others who helped review drafts of this guide.

For a printed version of this guide and for information on all types of alternative commuting throughout the Washington region, contact COG’s Commuter Connections program at (800) 745-RIDE,