The sun is out, and while it is a bit breezy thoughts are turning to places to ride this season. One source of information is Ohio Department of Transportation (ODOT), the bicycle and pedestrian section. The map below is of Ohio’s Bikeways and Trails. It is time to plan some rides!
Happenings in 2017. The year 2017 brought some more trails towards completion, with ground breaking on others. Bicycling was celebrated in Akron and Barberton throughout the year with Open Streets, Better Block, the Switching Gears Conference and Bike to Barberton.
We always like to see you and your bicycle at our shop but sometimes a bicycle repair is needed and we are not available. Now should you get a flat or have something go out of adjustment you can use one of the new Dero Fixit Stations. Two new repair stations have been installed : […]
Summit Metro Parks wants you to get out and ride! They are holding an Open House: Mountain Bike Area Open House Saturday, September 16, 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. Hampton Hills Metro Park 2092 Theiss Rd., Akron You are invited to join Summit Metro Parks to enjoy what’s new at the Hampton Hills Mountain Bike […]
The City of Barberton Summer Concert Series was extended this summer. There are free concerts at Lake Anna on Wednesdays at 11:30 AM, as well as at 7:00 PM on Friday. The concerts began in June, the last Wednesday concert will be August 9th -with the return of the Chardon Polka Band. The Friday concerts […]
We have just received a supply Bike User Maps. The free maps are published by AMATS (Akron Metropolitan Area Transportation Study) and Switching Gears. The Bike User Map is a resource for bicyclists to use to plan routes according to their comfort level and ability. It rates the major roadways in Summit and Portage counties as easy, […]