Biking

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Bicycle Friendly Community Designation

The League of American Bicyclists named Kirkland a Bicycle Friendly Community with a bronze designation in 2017(PDF, 91KB). The City intends to periodically apply for higher designations.

Combine Biking with Transit

Learn from King County Metro Transit

Bike loading and unloading
Secure bike parking
Sharing the road safely with transit

Use a Practice Bus Bike Rack

Purpose: Practice loading bikes onto and off of a bus bike rack in a low-pressure setting.
Location:
1. Kirkland Transit Center, near the baseball field / Location Map(JPG, 676KB)Photo(JPG, 4MB)

Bike Maintenance Stations

Purpose: Repair or maintain a bicycle using the air pump and tools provided.
Locations:
1. Kirkland Library, near the main entrance / Photo(JPG, 1MB)
2. Kingsgate Library, near the main entrance

Kirkland Bike Map

Displays locations of bike lanes, buffered bike lanes, and ped/bike bridges which cross over I-405 (last updated July 2019)

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