If you love to do everything on a bike, such as riding for fun or commuting to work, you may have started to wonder where you could find the designated bike lanes for the areas you travel. Yes, ta would be quite useful.
As an cyclist knows, the roads and sidewalks are not always cleared marked as to where bike commuters can ride and stay safe. And as bike commuting becomes more and more popular, this issue is becoming bigger and bigger.
Yes, there are local websites available to help you find the safest place in which to bike for work or play. Here are some of those websites.
First, make sure you visit 511.org and try out their Regional Bikemapper at this link. After you put in the start and end points for your trip, you can choose to see either the shortest trip or fastest.This is a very useful tool to play your routes.
Lastly, another great website for bike maps is bikemap.net. Just give it a try sometime and see what you think.
So if you are in the mood for a great ride on your bike in an unfamiliar area, make sure you get a map of the area and route first, to be on the safe side. It never hurts to do a little extra planning. Be safe out there on your bike.