Resources

Bicycling maps

Here are a variety of maps marking major bicycle routes and paths in the Albany area.

Organizations

Albany Bicycle Coalition – Celebrating 11 Years ~ 2004 – 2015.

Promotes cycling in the capital region. Advocates for cyclists. Sponsors annual Bicycle EXPO.

Meets last Thursday of the month, LaSalle School, Albany.

444-2142

 League of American Bicyclists

Promotes bicycling for fun, fitness, and transportation. Advocacy and education for a bicycle-friendly America.

Represents 57 million cyclists with 300,000 members – 25,000 individuals and 700 affiliated organizations.

1612 K Street NW, Suite 510, Washington, DC 20006. Tel.  (202) 621-5441 (Membership)

New York Bicycling Coalition 

Advocates for pro-bicycle policies. Monitors legislation at the local, state, and federal levels. They educate

legislators on bicycle issues and the benefits of cycling.

P.O. Box 8868 Albany 12208. Tel. (518) 436-0889

Parks & Trails New York

Statewide advocate for parks and trails to improve our health, economy, and quality of life through the use and enjoyment of green space.

29 Elk Street, Albany 12207. Tel. (518) 434-1583

Capital Coexist

Education campaign for cyclists and motorists safely coexisting on the road. Responds to the need for bicycle education and safety information.

One Park Place (off Wolf Rd.), Albany 12205. Tel. (518) 458-2161

Mohawk Hudson Cycling Club

Road rides for beginning through experienced riders within 80-mile radius of Albany-Troy-Schenectady. See web site for rides by date, location, pace, and contact information. 700+ members in the area.

Services

 

Community Bicycle Rescue/Shops ~ Volunteer Opportunities

Albany Bike Rescue 

15 Trinity Pl., Albany 12208

Tel. (518) 227-1030

Electric City Bike Rescue

Edison Tech Center – 136 North Broadway, Schenectady 12305  Email:

electriccitybikerescue@gmail.com

Troy Bike Rescue

3280 6th Ave., (North) Troy 12180

Tel. (518) 328-4827

Shop at Your Local Bicycle Shop

Bike Barn Cycling and Fitness

299 Ontario St., Cohoes 12047

Tel. (518) 238-2453

Broadway Bicycle Company

1205 Broadway, Albany 12204

Tel. (518) 451-9400

Blue Sky Bicycles

71 Church St., Saratoga Springs 12866

Tel. (518) 583-0600

CK Cycles

1370 Central Ave., Albany 12205

Tel. (518) 459-3272

Collamer House Bike & Ski

450 E. High St., Malta 12020

(518) 871-1213

Downtube Bicycle Works

466 Madison Ave., Albany 12208

Tel. (518) 434-1711

Elevate Cycles

1581 Rt. 9, Clifton Park 12065

Tel. (518) 371-4641

Mad Dog Bicycles

561 Delaware Ave., Delmar 12054

(All 518 area code unless otherwise noted)

Tel. (518) 439-3669

New York Bicycle Co.

524 Congress St., Schenectady 12303

Tel. (518) 377-2453

Plaine & Son

1816 State St., Schenectady 12304

Tel. (518) 346-1433

Savile Road

257 Delaware Ave., Delmar 12054

Tel. (518) 439-4766

Steiner’s Sports

329 Glenmont Rd., Glenmont 12077

Tel. (518) 427-2406

Tech Valley Cycles

3 Hemphill Place, Malta 12020

Tel. (518) 400-1021

Tomhannock Bicycles

3149 NYS Rt. 7, Pittstown 12094

Tel. (518) 663-0083