Local Bike Orgs

The Iowa City area is home to a surprising number of bike clubs and other cycling-related organizations. Some are specialized for specific cycling disciplines, some are focused on racing, some are focused on the more social aspects of cycling, and some work on cycling-related advocacy. Below are the websites for a few of the organizations…

Maps

Click on the links below to view and download maps showing regional bike facilities, including parking and storage, metro area trails and bike lanes, and rural roads and bikeways. Resources at your fingertips to help you plan your next Bike Iowa City adventure! Metro Area Trails Map There is a growing network of hard-surface trails…

FAQ

Q: Who is Bike Iowa City? A: Bike Iowa City is organized by Think Iowa City, the Iowa City/Coralville Area Convention & Visitors Bureau. But the content and information is provided by people like you…local and visiting cyclists. Q: Is Iowa City the only city involved with Bike Iowa City? A: Don’t let the name…

Mountain biker riding down rough terrain at Sugar Bottom Trails

Sugar Bottom

0Miles0Feet of Climbing One of the premier mountain biking destinations in Iowa is located in the midst of hardwood forest along the Coralville Lake, just north of Iowa City and between North Liberty and Solon. The Sugar Bottom mountain bike trail system, in the Sugar Bottom Recreation Area, includes roughly 12 miles and 1,400 climbing…

Mountain biker riding through Woodpecker Singletrack Coralville

Woodpecker Single Track

0Miles0Feet of Climbing This urban single track is a newer addition to the cycling amenities in Johnson County. Starting at the Tom Harken Trailhead, the trails meander and flow through a wooded area along Clear Creek; the east and west trail sections are split by Camp Cardinal Boulevard with a connector passing under the street.…

Terry Trueblood Recreation Area

Terry Trueblood Recreation Area

0Miles0Feet of Climbing Fat bikes go pretty much anywhere. But the river bottom woods at the Terry Trueblood Recreation Area are the site of the annual I AM FAT (Iowa’s Annual Majestic Fat Ride Around Trueblood) fat bike enduro, and a prime spot in Johnson County for fat bike stomping. Trails are built when possible…

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Our quest is to help cyclists of all kinds. Every good bike adventure has the same basic elements: a character or group of characters goes on a journey, making discoveries along the way, and in the end arrives at the destination to a hero’s welcome. Well, okay, the hero’s welcome is optional. You supply the…