The federal government now allows e-bikes in National Parks. The National Park Service recognizes that electric bikes offer positive impacts to our parks, monuments and other NPS managed lands. But, what does that mean for ebike riders, regular cyclists and visitors who drive automobiles who share the parks?
It’s hard not to notice the influx of bicycle riders out there now. People of all ages have turned to regular bikes and ebikes as their form of outdoor recreation as well as exercise. However, one thing that’s seriously lacking is bicycle safety awareness. So, here’s the straight scoop on how to ride a bicycle safely on bike trails, sidewalks and the road.