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Northwestern University Resources
Mellow Bike Map
"The premise of a mellow bike map is that biking on side streets is safer and more comfortable than biking on commercial arteries, whether or not they have bike lanes." Find mellow routes in Chicago and into Evanston.
Active Transportation Alliance
a coalition of people working to make biking, walking and transit safe and easy options for getting around the Chicago area
connect with the cycling community in the Chicago area, check out a calendar of local rides and events, and share information with other cyclists
Chicago’s bikeshare program, with stations on Northwestern’s Evanston and Chicago campuses
Evanston Bicycle Club
view a library of local bicycle routes, find information about upcoming shared rides, and join the community of cyclists in Evanston and the north shore
advocacy, bike planning, safety education, maps, and more
Streetsblog is a daily news source connecting people to information about sustainable transportation and livable communities.
Women Bike Chicago
a women-run organization that educates, encourages, and empowers women to enjoy biking for transportation and recreation
Information on Biking and Commuting
from the City of Chicago, information on bike commuting, the Mayor's Bicycle Advisory Council, downloads, and more.
Chicago Family Biking
a Facebook group for family biking in Chicago