As the situation with coronavirus (COVID-19) evolves, the Bicycle Coalition of Maine office remains closed to employees and visitors. We apologize for the inconvenience but wish to prioritize the health and safety of our community. Please do not hesitate to reach out to staff by email. We appreciate your support and understanding at this time.

For recommendations about how to bike safely during a pandemic, watch this video created by the BCM in collaboration with FRAME Strategies.

Read the BCM’s recommended practices for safe riding during COVID-19 here.

Slow ME Down

Speeding endangers cyclists, pedestrians, and drivers. Even small increases in speed increase the lethality of a crash with a vulnerable user, and speed affects everything from how fast a car can stop to how quickly a moment of distraction becomes a disaster. Learn more and sign our Slow ME Down letter of support here.

Highlights from Last Year

9,964 Individuals Educated about Bike/Ped Safety
196 New Members
$16k Awarded to BikeMaine Community Grants
20 Community Spokes Trained
35 Off-Road Bicycle Skills Clinics
386 Bikes Sold at the Bike Swap

12th Annual Cycle the Seacoast

More Rides + Events

Coalition News

Letter to the Editor: Freeport bridge project would improve downtown access

The Bicycle Coalition of Maine would like to congratulate the Freeport Town Council for approving the 12-foot multi-use path design…

Bicycle Coalition of Maine Announces Cancellation of BikeMaine 2021

(PORTLAND, Maine) Jan. 6, 2021 – Citing safety and uncertainty during the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, the Bicycle Coalition of Maine…

‘Brighter days in 2021’: New Year’s resolutions from 12 Maine nonprofit leaders

Amid a challenging time for Maine nonprofits, many have ambitious plans in 2021 — from boosting board diversity to promoting…

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