Bicycle Program

The Transportation Department implements Boulder County’s Bicycle Program with the goal of enabling safe and efficient bicycle travel throughout the county, recognizing that cycling is an activity enjoyed by people of different ages and ability levels. 

Boulder County Bike Maps - On and off-road

Request bike maps for you or your company by contacting Alex Hyde-Wright. Copies are also available at several locations around the county - find out where you can grab one today!

Physical Infrastructure/ Bicycling Facilities

Bicycling & Transit

  • Bus-Bike Shelters provide long-term, secure and weather-protected bicycle storage for commuters making connections to and from local or regional transit routes. Combine a bus trip and bike ride by using the shelter to complete the first or final mile of your commute! Your bike will be secure and sheltered from the snow and rain and you'll no longer have to load your bike on and off the bus everyday.
  • Bike parking at transit stops


Helping to make travel by bicycle easier and safer by sweeping shoulders on  the most well-traveled bikeways, conducting snow removal on shared use paths, and conducting other maintenance activities on bicycle facilities.

Bike Counting Program

Counting the number of bicycle riders on different roadways and shared use paths to determine which routes are used the most by cyclists.

Share the Road



Community Partnerships

  • Supporting “Safe Routes to School” and other community initiatives to encourage bicycling and other healthy activities that begin early in life.
  • Working with groups throughout the county including Boulder County residents, state and local agencies, and bicycle organizations to promote cycling and to identify funding opportunities.
  • Engaging with the bicycle community and motorists to develop effective ways to “Share the Road


Bike to Work Day!

Colorado's Bike to Work Day is the 4th Wednesday in June every year. Learn more so you're ready to ride in 2015.

    Bicycle Listserv Registration

    Subscribe the Boulder County Biking email listserv to receive timely updates about cycling around Boulder County, including roadway closures and other restrictions. 


    Boulder County Transportation
    Alex Hyde-Wright