Frequently asked questions

Where can I ride?

Our area is known for having excellent bike paths. If you are looking for a safe and easy place to ride these paths are a great choice. Most people who rent from us choose to ride the Muskegon Lakeshore Trail. Check out these other great trails throughout the area! Our shop is centrally located between Downtown Muskegon and Pere Marquette Beach. The Lakeshore trail is a paved path.

Do you offer reservations

Save time, Book online! We provide a fast and easy online booking system to take your reservations. Pick your bike style, sign waiver and pay all at once. When you arrive at the shop we will have your bike ready and waiting for you! We highly encourage reservations, especially for larger groups. To book your bikes today click here.

Is there a discount for longer rental periods?

Yes, our longer rental periods come at lower per day prices. Entering your desired dates and bikes into the reservation system is the easiest way to see our pricing.

Where can I park my car while riding?

We have designated parking spaces behind our shop as well as plenty of street parking on Lakeshore drive and surrounding side streets.

Do you deliver bikes?

Yes, we are able to deliver bikes to nearby areas. Fees for this service are charged seperatly from the bicycles at the time of delivery. To coordiate delivery call (231.288.1350) at least 24 hours ahead of time and let us know what your needs are and we will try our best to accomodate that.

What types of bikes do you rent?

We carry a variety of high quality custom made bikes manufactured here in the USA by Detroit Bikes. Adults can choose from the 8 speed City comfort bike in two varieties or the 16 speed Axel mountain bike. We also have Electric bikes that can go up to 8 hours on a single charge. They come with five levels of pedal assist and go up to 20mph when fully engaged. We also rent 16''-20'' youth bikes. Training wheels are available on the 16'' bikes. Tag alongs and child trailers are also available.

What is included with the rental?

We provide helmets,locks and water. Our city bikes come with optional front handle bar baskets that hold up to 15lbs.

What if I get a flat tire or have a mechanical problem?

We have had zero issues with flats or mechanical problems. This is the result of utilizing high-quality, durable bikes for our rental fleet and performing regular checks on our rental bikes throughout the peak season. Additionally, we visually inspect your bikes before sending you on your way. We have flat repair kits and multi-tools available for riders who have mechanical aptitude and want to be extra prepared. Should something happen you can always call 231-288-1350 and we will do our best to assist you.

What if I need to cancel?

Cancellations made 24 hours or more before pick-up time will receive a full refund of the deposit fee, less a $5 processing fee. Cancellations made less than 24 hours before pick-up are not eligible for a refund.

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