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uGO by bike! Bike routes, programs and services are expanding to meet rising demand from cyclists. 

  • Good for your health 
  • Zero carbon emissions
  • Free and convenient parking

Biking 

Take advantage of more than 5 miles of dedicated bike lanes and off-road paths that go through University Circle as shown on our University Circle bike map. Once you arrive, you'll find convenient parking with more than 600 covered bike parking spaces at destinations across the district.

These maps show recommended routes that best connect you to University Circle on a bike.

Lake to Lakes Trail - Shaker Lakes to Lake Erie 

Harrison Dillard Bikeway - University Circle to Lake Erie

Euclid Avenue Bike Lanes - Downtown to University Circle


Looking to get out and explore University Circle on two wheels? Check out our recommended bike loops.

4 miles - Cleveland Cultural Gardens via Harrison Dillard and East Blvd

3 miles - Harrison Dillard, Wade Oval, Nash Walkway and Euclid Ave


Resources

Bike Cleveland

Bike Cleveland

Bike Cleveland is our region’s advocacy organization for people on bikes. Consult their helpful bike guide, bike education series and bike lane guidelines to get the most out of your bike commute!

NOACA

NOACA

Visit Northeast Ohio's regional planning agency's website for interactive bike maps and other resources to help you plan for a safe and convenient ride.

Bike Parking

Bike Parking

uGO's bike parking map will help you find the best place to park when you arrive.

Strava

Strava

Strava's mobile app and website allows you to track the time, distance and stats of your bike trips. You can sync Strava with your Gohio Commute account to automatically log your bike trips.

Shared Bikes & Scooters

HOPR is the public dockless bike share option available with 250+ bikes across the City of Cleveland. Use the live map in the HOPR app to locate the nearest bike. HOPR bikes are dockless and lock to themselves so simply leave the bike near a bike rack upon reaching your destination. Users are charged $1 to unlock and $0.15 per minute to ride. HOPR bikes are available 24/7.

The City of Cleveland permits e-scooter companies to operate shared, dockless e-scooters.  The pricing depends on the company, but users typically pay $1 to start and then $0.15 to $0.39 per minute to ride. Shared e-scooters are available from 5:00am until 9:00pm daily. Use the live map in the respective scooter company's app to locate nearby scooters. 

Resources

HOPR

HOPR

HOPR's website has more information about the HOPR app, pricing, discount options based on income and tips for getting started with HOPR.

City of Cleveland's Shared Mobility Program

City of Cleveland's Shared Mobility Program

View guidelines for proper scooter and bike parking, report a problem, see permitted shared scooter and bike share vendors, and read through FAQs on the City of Cleveland's website.

Tuesday, October 13 2020 | 2:23pm

Tuesday, September 15 2020 | 3:24pm

Enjoy the last few days of Summer by exploring University Circle. We have created walking and biking maps to help you enjoy every momen...

Enjoy the last few days of Summer by exploring University Circle. We have created walking and biking maps to help you enjoy every moment! View the walking maps here: https://www.ugointhecircle.com/transportation-options/walking

Enjoy the last few days of Summer by exploring University Circle. We have created walking and biking maps to help you enjoy every moment! View the walking maps here: https://www.ugointhecircle.com/transportation-options/walking

Saturday, September 12 2020 | 11:01am

Monday, August 31 2020 | 12:13pm

Our Lake to Lakes Trail begins at Horseshoe Lake and takes you on a scenic path past the lower Shaker Lakes. • • • • • #bikin...

Our Lake to Lakes Trail begins at Horseshoe Lake and takes you on a scenic path past the lower Shaker Lakes. • • • • • #biking #cleveland #transportation #nature #lake #laketolakes #shakerlakes #lakeerie #neohio #universitycircle #cle

Our Lake to Lakes Trail begins at Horseshoe Lake and takes you on a scenic path past the lower Shaker Lakes. • • • • • #biking #cleveland #transportation #nature #lake #laketolakes #shakerlakes #lakeerie #neohio #universitycircle #cle

Saturday, August 22 2020 | 10:30am

Join us for our virtual speaker series Mobility in the Modern Era! We’re talking about Pittsburgh’s innovative approach to the futu...

Join us for our virtual speaker series Mobility in the Modern Era! We’re talking about Pittsburgh’s innovative approach to the future of transportation #LinkInBio • • • • • #cleveland #pittsburgh #cityofpittsburgh #universitycircle #innovation #zoom #speakerseries #transportation #sco...

Join us for our virtual speaker series Mobility in the Modern Era! We’re talking about Pittsburgh’s innovative approach to the future of transportation #LinkInBio • • • • • #cleveland #pittsburgh #cityofpittsburgh #universitycircle #innovation #zoom #speakerseries #transportation #scooters #biking #cle

Thursday, August 20 2020 | 9:30am

University Circle’s Harrison Dillard Trail provides a scenic route from University Circle to Lake Erie. • • • • • #univers...

University Circle’s Harrison Dillard Trail provides a scenic route from University Circle to Lake Erie. • • • • • #universitycircle #cleveland #biking #transit #rta #exercise #transportation #biketrail #harrisondillardtrail #scenic #nature #exploring #outdoors

University Circle’s Harrison Dillard Trail provides a scenic route from University Circle to Lake Erie. • • • • • #universitycircle #cleveland #biking #transit #rta #exercise #transportation #biketrail #harrisondillardtrail #scenic #nature #exploring #outdoors

Saturday, August 1 2020 | 12:02pm

Explore University Circle on two wheels and park your bike with out new bike rack outside of @clevelandmuseumofart • • Thanks for ...

Explore University Circle on two wheels and park your bike with out new bike rack outside of @clevelandmuseumofart • • Thanks for the installation @rustbeltcleveland • • • #ugobybike #bikeparking #bikeracks #customracks #urbanmobility #transportation #universitycircle #cleveland #cle

Explore University Circle on two wheels and park your bike with out new bike rack outside of @clevelandmuseumofart • • Thanks for the installation @rustbeltcleveland • • • #ugobybike #bikeparking #bikeracks #customracks #urbanmobility #transportation #universitycircle #cleveland #cle

Thursday, July 30 2020 | 1:08pm

We wanted to hear from our community! Earlier this year we asked those in University Circle to tell us about their experience with scoo...

We wanted to hear from our community! Earlier this year we asked those in University Circle to tell us about their experience with scooters, and 56% of our respondents work in the Circle! • • • • • #universitycircle #cleveland #work #commute #transit #transportation #sharedmobility #scoot...

We wanted to hear from our community! Earlier this year we asked those in University Circle to tell us about their experience with scooters, and 56% of our respondents work in the Circle! • • • • • #universitycircle #cleveland #work #commute #transit #transportation #sharedmobility #scooters #survey

Wednesday, July 22 2020 | 10:35am

Have you tried a HOPR bike yet? The new #dockless HOPR replaced the former UHBikes public bike share program. It costs $1 to unlock a b...

Have you tried a HOPR bike yet? The new #dockless HOPR replaced the former UHBikes public bike share program. It costs $1 to unlock a bike, and $0.15 per minute to ride. Download the HOPR app to get started! • • • • • #Transportation #Transit #cleveland #cle #universitycircle #HOPR #Bikin...

Have you tried a HOPR bike yet? The new #dockless HOPR replaced the former UHBikes public bike share program. It costs $1 to unlock a bike, and $0.15 per minute to ride. Download the HOPR app to get started! • • • • • #Transportation #Transit #cleveland #cle #universitycircle #HOPR #Biking #RTA #HOPRBike #BikeShare

Tuesday, July 21 2020 | 12:03pm

Check out the new “Walk Your Wheels” sidewalk decals in the Uptown business district. According to Cleveland City Code it’s ill...

Check out the new “Walk Your Wheels” sidewalk decals in the Uptown business district. According to Cleveland City Code it’s illegal to ride bikes or scooters on the sidewalks in business districts. These sidewalk decals are a friendly reminder to dismount as you come up on the sidewalk. •...

Check out the new “Walk Your Wheels” sidewalk decals in the Uptown business district. According to Cleveland City Code it’s illegal to ride bikes or scooters on the sidewalks in business districts. These sidewalk decals are a friendly reminder to dismount as you come up on the sidewalk. • • • • • #urbanbiking #sharedmobility #bikefriendly #safestreets #sustainabletransportation #universitycircle @uptowncle @uptowninthecircle @universitycircle @mocacleveland @cleinstituteart @euclid3cle @clevelandhillel

Thursday, July 16 2020 | 8:59am

Using our maps is as easy as riding a bike! Use uGO for your next biking adventure. • • • • • #uGOinthecircle #universitycirc...

Using our maps is as easy as riding a bike! Use uGO for your next biking adventure. • • • • • #uGOinthecircle #universitycircle #transportation #biking #sustainabletransportation #transit #cleveland #cle #neohio #exercise #trails #bikelanes #downtowncle

Using our maps is as easy as riding a bike! Use uGO for your next biking adventure. • • • • • #uGOinthecircle #universitycircle #transportation #biking #sustainabletransportation #transit #cleveland #cle #neohio #exercise #trails #bikelanes #downtowncle

Thursday, July 9 2020 | 11:50am

We asked, and you responded! We are committed to creating an accessible transportation system in University Circle with equity accommod...

We asked, and you responded! We are committed to creating an accessible transportation system in University Circle with equity accommodations.

We asked, and you responded! We are committed to creating an accessible transportation system in University Circle with equity accommodations.

Tuesday, July 7 2020 | 2:02pm

@universitycircle is home to many educational institutions who we are proud to call neighbors. Hats off to our 2020 graduates! We can't...

@universitycircle is home to many educational institutions who we are proud to call neighbors. Hats off to our 2020 graduates! We can't wait to see where uGO! • • • • • @crwu, @benedictinehs, @breakthrough.cle, @cleinstituteart, @cimedu, @cleveland_montessori, @cleschoolofthearts, @clevela...

@universitycircle is home to many educational institutions who we are proud to call neighbors. Hats off to our 2020 graduates! We can't wait to see where uGO! • • • • • @crwu, @benedictinehs, @breakthrough.cle, @cleinstituteart, @cimedu, @cleveland_montessori, @cleschoolofthearts, @clevelandmetroschools #classof2020 #grad #graduation #2020graduate #InTheCircle #UniversityCircle #UniversityCircleCleveland

Tuesday, June 30 2020 | 12:15pm

Required, not recommended. Please wear a mask when riding CircleLink to help keep all passengers and drivers safe. #ugointhecircle

Required, not recommended. Please wear a mask when riding CircleLink to help keep all passengers and drivers safe. #ugointhecircle

Required, not recommended. Please wear a mask when riding CircleLink to help keep all passengers and drivers safe. #ugointhecircle

Sunday, June 28 2020 | 3:52pm

Ohio law requires Ohio drivers give cyclists at least three feet of clearance while passing. Stay safe and share the road, friends! #Li...

Ohio law requires Ohio drivers give cyclists at least three feet of clearance while passing. Stay safe and share the road, friends! #LinkInBio

Ohio law requires Ohio drivers give cyclists at least three feet of clearance while passing. Stay safe and share the road, friends! #LinkInBio

Friday, June 26 2020 | 3:35pm

Thursday, June 25 2020 | 9:34am

Congratulations to our May Bike Challenge winners including Wael J. from University Circle! In total @universitycircle participants log...

Congratulations to our May Bike Challenge winners including Wael J. from University Circle! In total @universitycircle participants logged 76 bike trips, biked 563 miles, burned 28,164 calories and saved 457lbs of CO2 emissions! Thanks to all who participated! • • • • • • #MayBikeChallen...

Congratulations to our May Bike Challenge winners including Wael J. from University Circle! In total @universitycircle participants logged 76 bike trips, biked 563 miles, burned 28,164 calories and saved 457lbs of CO2 emissions! Thanks to all who participated! • • • • • • #MayBikeChallenge #InTheCircle #UniversityCircle #UniversityCircleCleveland #uGObybike #cycle #cyclinglife #instacycling #cyclist #bikecleveland #clevelandbikes #ClevelandNeighborhoodProgress #BikeMonth #NationalBikeMonth

Wednesday, June 24 2020 | 2:01pm

Great virtual community conversation today about how COVID-19 has impacted transportation choices and habits. Great facilitation by our...

Great virtual community conversation today about how COVID-19 has impacted transportation choices and habits. Great facilitation by our partner Maximum Accessible Housing of Ohio in @universitycircle, @bike_cle, and Clevelanders for Public Transit. There’s another chance to join for a conversatio...

Great virtual community conversation today about how COVID-19 has impacted transportation choices and habits. Great facilitation by our partner Maximum Accessible Housing of Ohio in @universitycircle, @bike_cle, and Clevelanders for Public Transit. There’s another chance to join for a conversation this Thursday! Be sure to register, and you’ll be emailed the Zoom link in advance. #LinkInBio —> events

Tuesday, June 23 2020 | 1:53pm

During rush hour, cyclists are up to 50% faster than the average car. #uGOinTheCircle

During rush hour, cyclists are up to 50% faster than the average car. #uGOinTheCircle

During rush hour, cyclists are up to 50% faster than the average car. #uGOinTheCircle

Monday, June 22 2020 | 9:04am

“What good is the warmth of summer, without the cold of winter to give it sweetness.” – John Steinbeck | Get out, get going and ...

“What good is the warmth of summer, without the cold of winter to give it sweetness.” – John Steinbeck | Get out, get going and enjoy the sweetness of summer. #uGOinTheCircle

“What good is the warmth of summer, without the cold of winter to give it sweetness.” – John Steinbeck | Get out, get going and enjoy the sweetness of summer. #uGOinTheCircle

Saturday, June 20 2020 | 10:03am

New map alert! Check out this new guide to making pedaling around @universitycircle a breeze. #uGOinTheCircle

New map alert! Check out this new guide to making pedaling around @universitycircle a breeze. #uGOinTheCircle

New map alert! Check out this new guide to making pedaling around @universitycircle a breeze. #uGOinTheCircle

Thursday, June 18 2020 | 2:15pm

CircleLink welcomes riders returning to work. Please know seats are blocked and spaced according with distancing guidelines, hand sanit...

CircleLink welcomes riders returning to work. Please know seats are blocked and spaced according with distancing guidelines, hand sanitizer is conveniently located at the front of each bus and masks are required to protect all aboard. #uGOinTheCircle @universitycircle

CircleLink welcomes riders returning to work. Please know seats are blocked and spaced according with distancing guidelines, hand sanitizer is conveniently located at the front of each bus and masks are required to protect all aboard. #uGOinTheCircle @universitycircle

Wednesday, June 17 2020 | 12:55pm

Walking briskly for 20 minutes every day can add up to 7 years to your life. So how are you spending your lunch break? Take this quick ...

Walking briskly for 20 minutes every day can add up to 7 years to your life. So how are you spending your lunch break? Take this quick loop around @universitycircle grab some takeout from the many delicious choices in @uptowncle and be back at your desk in a flash. #uGOintheCircle • • • • ...

Walking briskly for 20 minutes every day can add up to 7 years to your life. So how are you spending your lunch break? Take this quick loop around @universitycircle grab some takeout from the many delicious choices in @uptowncle and be back at your desk in a flash. #uGOintheCircle • • • • • #uGObyfoot #InTheCircle #UniversityCircle #UniversityCircleCleveland #walk #walking @cwru @uhhospitals_cle

Monday, June 15 2020 | 11:35am

“The bicycle is a curious vehicle. Its passenger is its engine.” — John Howard, US cyclist • • • • • #InTheCircle #Univ...

“The bicycle is a curious vehicle. Its passenger is its engine.” — John Howard, US cyclist • • • • • #InTheCircle #UniversityCircle #UniversityCircleCleveland #uGObybike #cycle #cyclinglife #instacycling #cyclist #bikecleveland #clevelandbikes

“The bicycle is a curious vehicle. Its passenger is its engine.” — John Howard, US cyclist • • • • • #InTheCircle #UniversityCircle #UniversityCircleCleveland #uGObybike #cycle #cyclinglife #instacycling #cyclist #bikecleveland #clevelandbikes

Saturday, June 13 2020 | 11:45am

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