PikeRide bike share to launch in June
Downtown Ventures, in partnership with the City of Colorado Springs, announces a bike share system serving Colorado Springs. This public-private partnership will launch its Phase 1 in early summer 2018, with a Phase 2 targeted for spring 2020.
Bring your friends and meet new ones, snack on pizza and beer and help assemble more than 200 PikeRide bikes! Multiple days and shifts to choose from, no specific skills needed, and tools are provided. Volunteers must be 16 years of age or older. Click for full details.
Be a part of PikeRide – sponsor today!
Sponsors who invest in PikeRide will not only benefit from the tremendous visibility of the system, they will associate their brand with a contemporary, healthy program that positions Colorado Springs alongside the scores of other cities offering bike sharing services. Download the sponsorship kit.
The new bike share program is positioned to easily serve the 46,000 households of all socioeconomic strata within 3 miles of the Legacy Loop; the 29,000 people who work Downtown; more than 5,000 Colorado College and Pikes Peak Community College students; more than 500,000 patrons of cultural events in the city center; and hundreds of thousands of visitors to the city each year.
Phase 1 service area, projected launch June 2018
Legacy Loop, to include Downtown Colorado Springs; northern area of Penrose St. Francis Hospital, Lincoln Center and Bon Shopping Center, Old North End neighborhood, Colorado College; eastern area of Olympic Training Center, Memorial Park, Memorial Hospital, Hillside and Middle Shooks Run neighborhoods; southern area of Southwest Downtown/Olympic Museum, and Lowell and Mill Street neighborhoods.
- 208 eight-speed bikes
- 28 hubs, to include 6 solar kiosks
- Twelve-square-mile coverage area
Learn more about how bike share works.
PikeRide is powered by Title Sponsor Kaiser Permanente