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Bicycling in Arvada

Electric assist bicycles are allowed on all public streets in ArvadaThe City of Arvada is updating its policy on the use of electric personal mobility devices (e-bikes, e-scooters, etc.) and is looking for feedback from the public. Check out Jefferson County's e-bike regulations for more details on laws regarding Jeffco Open Space trails.

Arvada boasts a strong culture of recreational bicycle riding, but residents also ride with purpose: for both health and utility. The City’s Comprehensive Plan and Bike Master Plan envision a city where bicycling is a safe, convenient and efficient option for every trip.

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Bike Training Course

Do you have a young one in your family looking for a safe place to learn how to ride a bike? Do you know anyone who needs a lesson in safe biking? Arvada has a new one if its kind Bike Training Course! For more information visit the Bike Training Course web page.

Bicycle Friendly Community

Arvada is already a silver-level Bicycle Friendly Community, but we are committed to making it even better. In October 2017, City Council meeting, Council approved the 2017 Bicycle Master Plan which will make bicycling a safe, convenient, and efficient option for every trip in Arvada. For information on the building blocks required to be a bike friendly community, visit the League of American Bicyclists under Resources.

Go for a Community Bike Ride

Bike Friendly Arvada leads fun, free, family-friendly community bike rides all summer. Visit the  Bike Friendly Arvada website.


For more information, contact Traffic Engineering, 720-898-7740.