Maps & Rides

New to Biking? We're here to help!

Has it been years since you’ve ridden a bike? If the answer is yes, then you’ve come to the right place! Even if it hasn’t been years since you’ve ridden, sometimes it’s good to refresh your memory. And we can help--click here learn the four EASY steps to get you out on the trail or road and feeling the wind through your hair!

Arlington County Bike Map

Updated November, 2014. Whether you are looking for a relaxing ride, commuting route to work, or just out doing errands, the user-friendly Arlington Bike Map will introduce you to the County's bicycle network of trails, bike lanes, and bike routes.

To obtain a printed copy of the Bike Map, request one through our free online order service, stop by one of the four Arlington locations of  The Commuter Store, or call 703-228-RIDE (7433). TDD users call 711. The map is available in Portable Document Format (PDF) below. Adobe Reader is required to open PDF files.

  • Arlington Bike Map (PDF, 2.1 MB): Arlington street map showing off-street trails, bike lanes and sharrows, on-street bicycle routes, Capital Bikeshare stations and more.
  • Arlington Bike Map, back (PDF, 2.5 MB): Bicycle safety and security information, sharing the road and trails information, Capital Bikeshare and Bicycle Friendly Business program information,  contact information and more.

Arlington Loop Infographic Map

In Arlington, there are miles and miles of off-street trails that make getting to where you need to go by bike incredibly easy.  There are 4 trails in particular that create a sort of loop around the center of Arlington.  This "Arlington Loop" connects you to almost every amenity in Arlington you can think of. Click the thumbnail image below to enlarge.

Thumbnail image: Going places on the Arlington Loop infographic
Click thumbnail image to enlarge

Arlington's Car-Free Diet Map

Schematic map of Arlington showing bus routes, bike routes, bicycle/pedestrian trails, Metro stations, Capital Bikeshare stations, and more. PDF, 5.8 MB, Adobe Reader required. Click the link or thumbnail image below.

Arlington's Car-Free Diet Map (PDF, 5.8 MB)

Car-Free Diet Map thumbnail image

Car-Free Near Me™

Car-Free Near Me™ is a web app that provides car-free transportation options for any location in the Washington, D.C. area. The app maps and lists bus and rail stops, Capital Bikeshare stations, and Zipcar locations, and inculdes real-time information for bus, rail, and Capital Bikeshare. For locations in Arlington, Car-Free Near Me maps off-street trails, bike lanes, and sharrows.

Other Bike Maps & Trip Planners for Arlington and the Washington D.C. Area

Bike Maps from Around the Region

Online Trip Planning Tools

Request Printed Maps for Other Jurisdictions

 

Did You Know?

May is National Bike Month. Bicycling five miles takes 30 minutes or less, and 60% of all trips are less than five miles.

League of American Cyclists

RackSpotter -- Crowdsourced Arlington bike parking map

Arlington’s Bicycle Counters

Bikes counted

View Counter Data
14th Street Bridge
2833
Ballston Connector
373
Bluemont Connector
232
CC Connector
787
Clarendon EB bike lane
243
Crystal NB bike lane
75
Crystal SB bike lane
98
Custis Bon Air Park
690
Custis Rosslyn
1608
Fairfax EB bike lane
183
Fairfax WB Bike Lane
0
Joyce St NB
36
Joyce St SB
30
Key Bridge East
1253
Key Bridge West
832
Military NB bike lane
46
Military SB bike lane
54
MVT Airport South
2176
Quincy NB bike lane
46
Quincy SB bike lane
120
Roosevelt Bridge
487
Rosslyn Bikeometer
1502
TR Island Bridge
1486
WOD Bon Air Park
978
WOD Bon Air West
1723
WOD Columbia Pike
709
WOD East Falls Church
6
Wilson WB bike lane
337

All bike counters, YTD

View Counter Data
Year to Date
1308364
About Arlington’s Bicycle & Pedestrian Counter Program

Upcoming Events
Adult Learn to Ride a Bike Class

Sunday, May 31, 2015

Car-Free Diet at Civitan Open Air Market

Saturday, June 6, 2015

Green Home and Garden Tour.

Sunday, June 7, 2015

Events Calendar

Events Calendar
News Headlines
Bethesda Capital Crescent Trail detour in effect

Aaron Kraut, May 29, 2015, Bethesda Beat

Deaths, injuries have plummeted in crashes with teen drivers

Ashley Halsey III, May 29, 2015, Washington Post

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