Free Summer Bike Rentals

Rivanna River Trail

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Free Bike Rental for Trail Rides

In partnership with Charlottesville’s Safe Route to School program, Charlottesville Parks & Recreation offered free 2-hour bike rentals at Charlottesville Skate Park from June 25 through September 4.

Time slots

  • Thursdays from 3:00 - 5:00 pm 
  • Thursdays from 5:00 - 7:00 pm 
  • Fridays from 9:00 - 11:00 am
  • Fridays from 11:00 am - 1:00 pm

Ride the paved  John Warner Parkway trail or the natural surface Triangle Trails. Both trails are easy to access from Charlottesville Skate Park. Adult and child bike sizes (ages 6 and up) and helmets are available. Bikes and helmets will be sanitized after each ride. 

Bike Rentals and Rules