Here's a handy map of where you'll start, and a list of our favorite destinations. Click the destination name for a detailed description of our suggested route. You can also download a detailed bike map for the whole area produced by our friends at the Greater Grand Rapids Bicycle Coalition here (PDF; 2011)
PLEASE NOTE... All directions given to destinations on this page are one way... so please be sure to budget the time and a little bit of energy for the return trip!
BEER CITY USA FAVORITES
Since Grand Rapids is Beer City USA, after all, our suggested destinations include just a handful of the area's awesome breweries. And, oh, what's this? show your confirmation email at any of these fine establishments (where noted) to receive 10% off your tab*. What a deal!
Creston Brewery: 1 mile (one way)
City Built Brewing Co.: 2 miles (one way)
The Mitten Brewing Co.: ~3.5 miles (one way)
Founders Brewing: ~3.5 miles (one way)
ELK Brewing of Comstock Park: ~4 miles (one way)
Osgood Brewing: ~11 miles (one way)
Rockford Brewing Co.: ~11 miles (one way)
Cedar Springs Brewing Co.: ~19 miles (one way)
*Note: Discount is for 25% off 4-sample "Tour Flight"
AND WHEN YOU GET BACK...
Hungry Howie's: 0.0 miles (one way) - 10% off here too!
Hopefully we need not remind you not to ever, ever drive your bike if you're not sober! That is extremely dangerous and not allowed as a condition of your rental!! THAT SAID... our Free-Wheeling Rental System gives you the option to have a drink and still be able to take the time to be sober for the return journey.
Riverside Park: ~1 mile (one way)
Richmond Park: ~3 miles (one way)
Everything in downtown Grand Rapids: ~3 miles (one way)
Whitecaps minor league baseball: ~3.5 miles (one way)
John Ball Park & Zoo: ~6 miles (one way)
Belmont Trailhead (White Pine Trail): ~7.5 miles (one way)
Millennium Park: ~8.5 miles (one way)
Marne Trailhead (Musketawa Trail): ~11 miles (one way)