Santa Cruz Bicycle Organizations

Santa Cruz County Bicycle Organizations

Rich in culture and natural resources, Santa Cruz County is also rich in organizations fostering a vibrant cycling community.

The City of Santa Cruz: The City of Santa Cruz has many great bicycling-focused plans and projects. Be sure to check out the Santa Cruz City Schools Complete Streets Master Plan to see the plans to make our schools safer and more accessible.
bike sc county Bike Santa Cruz County: Since 1991, Bike Santa Cruz County has been a leading bike advocacy organization (formerly People Power).
Green Ways Logo Green Ways to School: A teen education program that promotes active transportation to students.
FORT_Logo_IconsInside Santa Cruz County Friends of the Rail & Trail (FORT): FORT advocates and supports the proposed 32-mile Rail Trail from Davenport to Watsonville.
bike church The Bike Church: A community bike shop where people can learn how to fix their own bike.
traffic Community Traffic Safety Coalition: The Coalition provides education, resources and classes to promote safe cycling.
project_bike_trip_logo Project Bike Tech: Provides bike mechanic education and hands-on skill training to high school students.
cylcing club logo Santa Cruz County Cycling Club: The Club provides group rides for all skill levels and hosts the annual Santa Cruz Mountain Challenge.
mount best Mountain Bikers of Santa Cruz: Promotes and creates opportunities for mountain biking in Santa Cruz County.
TAPS UCSC Transportation And Parking Services (TAPS): TAPS provides transportation services at UCSC and provides bicycle resources and education through their bicycle program.
HEADER_2014_alt-NatBridge-and-Fields Open Streets Santa Cruz County: Organizes pop-up street events for people to enjoy a safe and car-free environment.
Trips-for-Kids-Santa-Cruz-logo Trips for Kids Santa Cruz: Provides free training and services for kids to mountain bike.
cyclists for cultural Cyclists for Cultural Exchange: Promotes peace and friendship through cycling-related events and provides local and international grants from proceeds of their annual Strawberry Fields Forever benefit ride.
bike shack El Bike Shack Watsonville: A tool cooperative that provides tools and education to empower people to fix their own bikes.
bike Bike Light Foundation: Promotes safe night cycling and distributes bike lights to those in need.
coop The Cabrillo Bike Co-op: A student-run tool and repair cooperative