Bike Santa Cruz County promotes bicycling through advocacy, education, and community building. Our goal is for people of all ages and abilities to feel comfortable using their bikes for daily trips.
Bike Santa Cruz County is Hiring a New Executive Director!
Bike Santa Cruz County is seeking a visionary Executive Director with the ability to increase our impact and expand our reach as we strive to make Santa Cruz an even better county for bicycling. Our Executive Director will help Bike Santa Cruz County achieve our goals and administer our programs; inspire, support, and oversee staff; and further develop our membership base and our relationships within the broader community. Read about the current Director’s departure and Bike Santa Cruz County’s latest successes in a message from the Bike Santa Cruz County Board of Directors linked here.
Light Up the Night Watsonville
Bike Santa Cruz County, Bike Friendly Watsonville, and Watsonville Cyclery invite you to Light Up the Night community ride, a bike light giveaway, and well-lit community ride on Friday, March 29th at the Watsonville Cyclery on 25 E 5th Street.
6:00 - 7:00 pm - Free Lights, Activities, & Raffle
7:00 - 8:00 pm - Community Ride, with brilliant prizes!
We will give out dozens of free lights on a first-come, first-served basis, so plan to arrive early.
More information on the event page.
Climate Ride Community Scholarship Nominations Now Open
Team Bike Santa Cruz County is riding more than 250 miles in 5-days on the Climate Ride California from June 12 - 16th. We are offering 2 Community Scholarships to individuals in Santa Cruz County who would like to participate in the Climate Ride, but find the $3,000 fundraising minimum unattainable. A Community Scholarship provides the recipient with free Climate Ride registration, a reducing fundraising minimum of $300, and training and fundraising support from Team Bike Santa Cruz County. Deadline extended: Nominations due by March 22, 2019.
More information, rules, and nomination form here: Climate Ride Community Scholarship Program.
Bike Santa Cruz County has moved!
Now located at 333 Soquel Avenue,
Santa Cruz, CA 95062
Thanks to our partners and friends, Bike Santa Cruz County had a carbon-free move! Special thanks Santa Cruz Community Compost Company, Moved By Bikes, and Santa Cruz Bike Party who brought heavy duty trailers and a cargo bike with music. Stay tuned for an announcement of our upcoming Open House celebration. Until then, check out some photos and video of our amazing carbon-free moving team on our Facebook, and come visit us at 333 Soquel Avenue to check out the new office.
A limited number of snazzy Open Streets Watsonville 2018 t-shirts available for a $15 donation!
Take action today:
Our business members:
Non-profit / Small Business
Westside Animal Hospital
Your voice matters! Become a business member today: bikesantacruzcounty.org/business-members