The terrain around Chattanooga offers a wide variety of opportunities for recreational cyclists, from gentle, rolling park roads to gut crunching mountain climbs.
The City of Chattanooga is a Silver Level Bicycle Friendly Community, with facilities built for easy commuting through downtown and adjacent neighborhoods.
The Bike Chattanooga Bicycle Transit System gives adult riders of all skill levels 24/7 access to 300, 7-speed cruiser bicycles docked in 33 statiions throughout the downtown Chattanooga area. Stations are convenient to restaurants, attractions and parks.
Below are 5-10 mile ride options for adults and families wanting easy to moderate rides using their own bicycles or Bike Chattanooga bikes.
Rides appropriate for small children on bikes and trikes are indicated as “Family” rides. Other rides are appropriate for adults, teenagers and small children on tag-a-longs, carriers and trailers.
For longer rides on more challenging terrain, visit Cycle Sports Concept or the Chattanooga Bike Club for maps and cue sheets. And if you’d rather have a guide show you the way, check out Velo View Bike Tours.