Local Motion Trailside Center

Burlington's Premier Bike Rental Shop

Our Trailside Bike Rental Center is now closed for the season. We look forward to reopening on May 1st, 2021. Burlington, Lake Champlain, and the spectacular Island Line Trail is a wonderful biking destination. When you rent bikes from Local Motion you are supporting our advocacy work for biking and walking in Vermont.

2021 Reservations!

 

2021 Schedule

   Spring
      Weekends May 1, 2, 7, 8, 9:  Hours 10 to 6
      Daily May 15th - June 25th:  Hours 10 to 6
   Summer
      Daily June 26th - September 6th:  Hours 9 to 6
   Fall 
      Daily September 7th - October 17th:  Hours 10 to 6

 

Rates

 2021 Rental Rates

Adult Bike

Tandem Bike *

Kids Bike, Trailer,
Tag-along *

E-Bike

Up to 1 Hour

$18

$30

$10

$30

1 to 4 Hours

$25

$42

$16

$40

4 to 24 Hours

$38

$62

$24

$55

Each additional day

$25

$42

$16 

N/A

Rental proceeds support Local Motion's non-profit advocacy mission.

* Note that tandems and trailers may not be available due to COVID restrictions


Directions

We're located on the Burlington Bike Path on the shores of Lake Champlain. Our Trailside Center is easy to find and provides access to some of Burlington's most beautiful scenery.

GOOGLE MAPS

Local Motion
1 Steele Street
Burlington, Vermont
(our door opens onto the Burlington Bike Path)

Need to find parking? Click here!

The closest parking option is the Main Street Landing parking lot at the corner of Lake Street and College Street. The cost to park is $5/day.

Questions? Call (802) 652-BIKE (2453) or Email: bikerentals@localmotion.org 



Special Groups

Interested in using our bikes or bike ferry for a special event, corporate outing, wedding, etc.? Learn more here!



About

Local Motion's Trailside Bike Rental Center is a resource for residents and visitors alike. Located right on the Island Line Trail in Burlington, the Trailside Center is a great place to start your bicycling adventure. Chances are very good that we can set you up on a bike that's just your speed. We rent hybrid and comfort bicycles especially suited for the trail's paved and unpaved sections. We also rent tandems, kid's bikes, trailers, and tag-a-longs (please note that tandems and trailers may not be available due to COVID restrictions). People from all over the world come to Vermont to use our rental services and/or ride the Bike Ferry! But don't take our word for it - scroll around this map and see for yourself!