National Bike Month
Bicyclinginfo.org: Pedestrian and Bicycle Information Center
- Provides information to individual bikers as well as local governments considering
Bicycle and Pedestrian Program
- This is an initiative of the Federal Highway Administration and includes information about
federal grants and legislation supporting non-motorized transportation, as well as contact
information for bicycle and pedestrian coordinators in each state.
Traffic Safety: Bicycles
- The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration links to consumer education videos, surveys
of laws on bicycle and pedestrian safety, U.S. Department of Transportation research on bicycle
safety, and many other resources.
National Bike Month
- This site from the League of American Bicyclists is the official site for National Bike
Month. Contains a calendar of events and many ideas for activities and publicity.
Trails and Maps
National Trails System Map and Guide
- This link offers historical information about trails in America, as well as contact information
for various locations, pdf files of maps, charts, and graphs, and other links to related
Illinois Bicycling Guide
- There may be no better place to bicycle than in Illinois. From flat prairie land, to rolling
hills, to towering bluffs to breathtaking river and lakefront views --
Illinois has it all. If you haven't been on a bicycle lately, you don't know what you are
missing. Hop on and take in some of the best scenery Mother Nature
has to offer. This site has information on trails for riding in Illinois, as well as
other links on bike safety, maintenance, and touring information. Also see their
Bike Resources in Illinois
Illinois State Police Bicycle Safety Brochure
- This is the official brochure from the Illinois State Police on bicycle safety. It
includes information on laws, tips for safety, and preparing to ride.
Illinois Department of Transportation Bicycling Information
- This is site from the Illinois Department of Transportation includes information on
laws,policies, maps, and agencies involved in bicycling issues.
Biking in Champaign-Urbana
City of Champaign: Bicycles
- Information from the City of Champaign about bicycle registration, bike routes, and bike
- Information from the City of Urbana about maps and parking, bike projects, the city council's
plans for bicycling, and its status as a Bicycle Friendly Community.