Here are some resources we know and use:

Palo Alto and Area Bike Maps

  • Bicycling and Walking in Palo Alto: Palo Alto cycling map
  • Safe Routes to School Walk and Roll Maps; suggested walking and riding routes to/from all Palo Alto public schools
  • Stanford University advice on cycling in, around, and commuting to/from Stanford
  • Silicon Valley Bicycle Coalition city and regional cycling maps
  • Google Maps cycling advice — in the box at top left, click on the menu symbol, then choose “bicycling” to see local bike routes, or choose “directions”; click on the 3 dots and select the bicycle symbol to find a suggested route

Bike Maintenance

Safe Bicycling

Bicycling Clubs

See this extensive list of area clubs provided by the Silicon Valley Bicycle Coalition.

  • Western Wheelers Bike Club, based in Palo Alto, promotes cycling by offering social events and organized rides of increasing challenge level.
  • Silicon Valley Mountain Bikers (formerly ROMP). Promotes mountain bike recreation and works to maintain and improve sustainable trail access in Santa Clara and San Mateo Counties.

Bicycling Advocacy

Palo Alto Bike Shops

Used Bikes for Sale

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