Bike Fort Wayne

Whether you choose to bring your bikes or rent some here, it’s never been easier to enjoy Fort Wayne by bike!

Rentals

Need to rent a bike? Fort Wayne Outfitters and the Downtown Bike Hub make it easy!

Trails, Itineraries, & Parks

Now that you have a bike, it’s time to explore!

With more than 90 miles of trails and parks, there is a lot to choose from. If you prefer to take in Fort Wayne’s rivers make sure you hop on the Rivergreenway trail that stretches 25 miles along Fort Wayne’s three rivers. If you’d prefer to check out the many splashpads and parks in Fort Wayne with your family, take one of the family-friendly trail itineraries.

Check out the great ride itineraries! Or stop in at the Visitors Center for a Fort Wayne Trails Map.

Events

From competitive races to family-friendly events to a month full of fun biking related events and activities you can enjoy and explore a lot of Fort Wayne from two wheels!

Kickstart

Kickstart Fort Wayne is a month-long celebration of all things fitness, arts, music, and bikes! It’s the kickoff to the official start of summer festivals in Fort Wayne, and that means there are many fun family-friendly biking related events and activities.

Fort Wayne Cyclocross

Cyclocross is a form of bicycle racing where races consist of many laps of a short course featuring pavement, wooded trails, grass, steep hills and obstacles requiring the rider to quickly dismount, carry the bike while navigating the obstruction and remount.

Fort Wayne Cylcocross is a collaboration of committed cycling enthusiasts and businesses who want to create and promote events that build community, help athletes progress, and have fun racing bikes.

Learn more on their Facebook page - races typically take place in the autumn and winter, and are held in conjunction with Fort Wayne Outfitters.

Le Tour de Fort

Le Tour de Fort is not your typical cycling event, but there is plenty of fun for friends and family to enjoy! Grab your bike or make sure you rent one in advance, and enjoy this leisure bicycle ride and pub crawl through Fort Wayne to help fundraise for Veteran-based organizations. Happening every spring, this event is fun if you’d like to experience a little bit of everything Fort Wayne has to offer – food, brews, and fun!

Spring Cycle

As a part of the month-long Kickstart celebration in May, grab your helmet and tour Fort Wayne with 4 different tour distanced rides. Starting in downtown Fort Wayne, participants ride either a 10, 16, 34, 44 or the 100K tour, and after the rides, enjoy the Spring Expo, kids zone, and much more. Everyone’s welcome!

BMX at Franke Park

Fort Wayne’s Franke Park is host to a BMX track run by volunteers, for the benefit of all in the community who would like to ride. They welcome anyone who has the drive, determination and guts to get out there and have a good time! Learn more on their Facebook page.

Award Winning Destination

Named as a two-time Bicycle Friendly Community, a three-time All America City awards winner, there’s a lot to enjoy and discover in Fort Wayne by bike. Plus, a bike ride is the perfect addition to a fun getaway in Fort Wayne! While you’re here don’t forget to explore one of the top 10 ten zoos in the United States, some of our world class festivals, and some great minor league sports!

 

2019 Visitor's GuideClick here to view a copy of our latest Visitors Guide, or request your free copy by mail!