Bike Shops, Rentals, and DIY Repair

Bike Shops

THE BIKE RACK is a bike shop located in Collegetown near Cornell's campus that offers sales and repairs. They offer free bicycle repair classes every 1st and 3rd Thursdays from 6-7 PM.

BOXY BIKES is located in downtown Ithaca's Press Bay Alley and specializes in sales and rentals of e-bikes and cargo bikes. They also do repairs on bicycles of all types.

CAYUGA SKI & CYCLERY is a bike and ski shop that does repairs and sales located in Ithaca's West End not too far from downtown.

MAIN STREET BIKE SHOP is a new shop located in the village of Trumansburg that offers repairs and sales.

OLD GOAT GEAR EXCHANGE is an outdoor sports store near the Ithaca Commons that offers bike repairs, rentals, and used bikes.

THE OUTDOOR STORE is located on the Ithaca Commons and offers sales, repairs, and rentals. Say hi to Riley the Dog for us!

    SWAN CYCLES is a bike shop near Varna (5 miles out of downtown) that also has trails and hosts group rides and cross-country ski jaunts. Call 607-277-0495 for store hours.

    EASTERN MOUNTAIN SPORTS and WALMART also sell bicycles and bike gear, and are located along Ithaca's South Meadow Street.


    BIG RED BIKES is Cornell University's on-campus bikeshare system that is open to the public. The system is operated by Zagster.

    ITHACA BIKE RENTAL is a seasonal program of the Ithaca Youth Bureau, located in Stewart Park along the Cayuga Waterfront Trail.

    BOXY BIKES, OLD GOAT GEAR EXCHANGE, and THE OUTDOOR STORE are downtown Ithaca bike shops that also offer bike rentals.


    RECYCLE ITHACA'S BICYCLES (RIBs), a program of Southside Community Center, is a community bicycle maintenance and repair shop that offers tools and support for people to repair or rebuild their own bikes. They're open Tue & Thu 7-9 PM and Sat 11:30 AM-5 PM.

    THE BIKE RACK offers free bicycle repair classes every 1st and 3rd Thursdays from 6-7 PM at their Collegetown location.

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