KC B-Cycle – 16/100

KC B-Cycle

#16 – KC B-Cycle
Around the metro

Cost: $
Good for: Families, locals, tourists, novice bikers.
Tip:  Follow KC B-Cycles on Twitter or on Facebook. They’ll often share discount codes for free rides!

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About KC B-Cycles

KC B-Cycles is a public bike share system with 30+ stations throughout the Kansas City Metro. They are a great way to be active, explore the city and have a positive impact on the environment. You’ll find KC B-Cycles stations near many attractions, including Boulevard Brewing Company, The Nelson Atkins, The Plaza and more.

Using the bikes are simple – either pay ahead of time online or pay at the bike station. If you pay online, you’ll get a code to enter at the station where you grab your bikes. If you’re going to ride for over an hour, save money and buy a 24-hour pass online for $7.

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Pay As You Go Pass: Ride once and pay $3 per 30 minutes you use the bike.

Multi-Day Pass: If you plan on riding several times in a week or month, grab Multi-Day passes to save some money. They offer:

  • $7 for 24 hours
  • $15 for 7 days
  • $25 for 30 days

Annual Membership: Great for locals who ride KC B-Cycles frequently throughout the year. You get free 60-minute rides year-round for $65. An annual membership gives you access to B-Cycles in other cities across the U.S., like Nashville, Denver and Austin.

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Be sure to check out the station map before you bike. You can click on each station and see how many bikes are available.

Where to Ride a KC B-Cycle:

Trolley Trail
Brush Creek Trail
Indian Creek Trail
Berkley Riverfront Park

We rode on the Trolley Trail, a 6-mile walking/running path. It goes through some of my favorite Kansas City neighborhoods, Waldo and Brookside. We stopped at KC Bier Co. for a quick beer on their patio right off the trail.

KC Bier Co

KC Bier Co

The KC B-Cycle Program has premade tours – allowing you to explore Kansas City in a unique way. Each bike comes with a lock, so you can make stops throughout the city.

  • B-energized – Coffee Tour
  • B-Vintage – Antique Tour
  • B-Pampered – Spa Tour
  • B-Cultured – Art Tour
  • B-Satiated – Veggie Tour
  • B-Entertained – Theatre Tour

I have yet to try any of the tours, but I’d love to try the coffee or antique tours. xx, Libbie.

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